Through the first few days of NFL free agency, the New England Patriots have remained somewhat quiet -- though they did swap out fan favorite (and Tom Brady favorite) Wes Welker for Danny Amendola -- but the tide seems to be turning as the medium-cost, high-value options start signing their deals.
To continue reading this article you must be an Insider
Become an insider and get access to all our articles and tools.
Rumor Central represents regular tips and analysis from ESPN sources plus numerous credible external sources from every form of media. We will speculate intelligently and consider future possibilities on open-ended topics. If something looks speculative, it was intended to be.