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MCM 2014 Community Mock Draft: The New England Patriots select....

The MCM Community mock draft rolls on with the New England Patriots pick.

Al Bello

With the 29th pick in the 2014 MCM Mock Draft, the New England Patriots, represented by SouthTexasTitan, select....


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Jace Amaro, TE, Texas Tech

Analysis from STT:

I could see the Pats trading back early into the second round and making the same pick but, we don't make trades in this draft. Mock drafts have the Pats going DL here, while I don't disagree with the choice I see the Patriots getting another weapon for the Golden Boy. The WR core is pretty crowde, Dobson, Jules(Edelman), Danny Amendola, recently acquired Brandon LaFell and not to mention Josh Boyce and Kenbrell fighting for the fifth spot. Given another year of rapport with Brady I think the WR group could be really good. TE on the other hand has been lacking some punch, with Hernandez being signed to a long term deal with Bristol County House of Corrections, Gronk's nagging injuries (most recent being that ACL MCL tear), and Hooman being primary a blocker, Brady could use another huge red zone target. Bring in Jace Amaro, while he was used a lot as an inside receiver with the Red Raider offense he racked up 106 catches for 1,352 yards and 7 touchdowns in 13 games. He has excellent size, shows good hands, combine that with a nasty streak and you have an over sized receiver who drags tacklers wherever he goes. He also brings utility to an offense that runs a lot of two tight end sets, flashes good blocking in the open field using his huge frame to his advantage and has a quick step to stretch the seam. If Gronk can stay healthy, he and Amaro could be a scary TE tandem for that offense.

The San Francisco 49ers, represented by muddykluc, are now on the clock.

MCM Draft recap:

1. HOUSTON TEXANS: Jadaveon Clowney, DE, South Carolina (Jimmy)
2. ST. LOUIS RAMS: Sammy Watkins, WR, Clemson (WelshTitan)
3. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville (Xanpham)
4. CLEVELAND BROWNS: Johnny Manziel, QB, Texas A&M (danomite)
5. OAKLAND RAIDERS: Mike Evans, WR, Texas A&M (Dynamic Dreadlocks)
6. ATLANTA FALCONS: Jake Matthews, OT, Texas A&M (Noles)
7. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS: Khalil Mack, OLB, Buffalo (Chrasher)
8. MINNESOTA VIKINGS: Anthony Barr, OLB, UCLA (leerafuse)
9. BUFFALO BILLS: Eric Ebron, TE, UNC (TitansNDCClothing)
10. DETROIT LIONS: Justin Gilbert, CB, Oklahoma State (Ian)
11. TENNESSEE TITANS: Aaron Donald, DT, Pittsburgh (Titans_Firefighter)
12. NEW YORK GIANTS: Greg Robinson, OT, Auburn (theoriginal)
13. ST. LOUIS RAMS: Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, S, Alabama (WelshTitan)
14. CHICAGO BEARS: Calvin Pryor, S, Louisville (jerlindsey)
15. PITTSBURGH STEELERS: Darqueze Dennard, CB, Michigan St (@TitansFanatic9)
16. DALLAS COWBOYS: Kony Ealy, DE/OLB, Mizzou (Sweet Tea Harvey)
17. BALTIMORE RAVENS: Taylor Lewan, OT, Michigan (Pratt)
18. NEW YORK JETS: Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State (coachadkins50)
19. MIAMI DOLPHINS: Zack Martin, OT/OG, Notre Dame (Ice)
20. ARIZONA CARDINALS: Blake Bortles, QB, Central Florida (Shrapnel)
21. GREEN BAY PACKERS: C.J. Mosley, ILB, ALABAMA (abeck)
22. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES: Odell Beckham Jr., WR, LSU (trevor)
23. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS: Marqise Lee, WR, USC (JamesCarterTV)
24. CINCINNATI BENGALS: Timmy Jernigan, DT, Florida State (Black Helicopterz)
25. SAN DIEGO CHARGERS: Jason Verrett, CB, TCU (SoCalTitan)
26. CLEVELAND BROWNS: Carlos Hyde, RB, Ohio Sate (danomite)
27. NEW ORLEANS SAINTS: Kelvin Benjamin, WR, Florida State (O-Line Titans)
28. CAROLINA PANTHERS: Cyrus Kouandjio, OT, ALABAMA (nashvilleman)