New England Patriots

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Two down, two to go in our Weekly 5 series. 

This week, we’ll take a look at some smashmouth-type players the Patriots could target in rounds two through seven. The team added a number of physical, bully ball-type players this offseason, and it’s not unrealistic to think that trend could continue into the draft.

Just a reminder, the Weekly 5 is not a mock draft or big board. Simply, it’s a way to identify individual players who, for one reason or another, stand out as potential fits for the Patriots.

MORE: Weekly 5 NFL Draft Prospects, Part 2

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