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Insider Scouting Report: FB Kyle Eckel

Kyle Eckel   (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Insider's scoop on Kyle Eckel, the fullback the Patriots signed to the practice squad on September 4, 2007. His strengths/weaknesses, why he was cut, and what he might bring to the Patriots roster straight from a Miami insider.

Insider Analysis courtesy of Alain Poupart, editor of Dolphins Digest magazine and PI's take was written by Jon Scott, Patriots Insider lead analyst.Name: Kyle Eckel Pos: FB Draft Status: UDFA-2005 Date acquired: 9/4/2007Why was he released?Alain Poupart: I wish I could give you a long, elaborate answer here, but it's rather simple: Kyle Eckel just might not be NFL-caliber. He... Recommended Stories

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