I can't remember a NFL draft that flew under the radar quite like this draft. I know the uncertainty is off putting for some but this is usually a national holiday.
Having said that.... I know It's old news but still intriguing for those of us who have been watching Laurence Maroney as the feature back the last few years. I don't even car about the knee concerns, if the guy is available I'd love to see him in a Pats uni.
RB Ingram visiting Pats
Posted by Shalise Manza Young, Globe Staff April 18, 2011 11:39 AM
Former Alabama running back Mark Ingram tweeted the following within the last half-hour: "Headed to the airport, off to Boston...Another week living in the airport."
The 2009 Heisman winner is headed to New England for an official visit, likely for the Patriots to re-check the knee he injured last season.
During a draft conference call last week, NFL Network analyst Mike Lombardi mentioned that Ingram's knee is a concern to teams.
Because of Alabama coach Nick Saban's friendship with Bill Belichick and the Pats' need for a running back, many have been tying Ingram to New England. Today, Sports Illustrated's Peter King wrote that the Patriots "love" Ingram