With pre-draft workouts underway, Patriots are out and about on the scouting trail
|03.14.11 at 7:17 pm ET|
With pre-draft workout season well underway, here’s a quick check on the Patriots’ recent activities:
‘¢ This is by no means a complete list ‘ instead, it’s list of confirmed meetings and/or workouts, compiled by WEEI.com with help from our friends over at NEPatriotsDraft.com: New England has already held private workouts with defensive back Cortez Allen of The Citadel, defensive lineman Allen Bailey of the University of Miami and tight end Virgil Green of Nevada. In addition, TCU quarterback Andy Dalton and wide receiver Jeremy Kerley, as well as Northwestern defensive lineman Corbin Bryant all have workouts scheduled with the Patriots.
‘¢In addition, the Patriots have been present at several Pro Days. Coach Bill Belichick was seen at Miami’s Pro Day, while offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia was one of a few members of the New England braintrust who were at Alabama’s Pro Day. In addition, Scarnecchia was seen working out Auburn center Ryan Pugh. And members of the Patriots personnel staff have been confirmed as being in attendance at the following Pro Days: Cal, Fresno State, Kentucky, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Colorado, Arkansas, FIU and Oklahoma State.
‘¢Looking forward, here’s a look at the Pro Day schedule for the upcoming 10 days (information courtesy NFL.com). Based on history, expected Belichick to show up at Florida on Tuesday, as well as (possibly) UConn on March 23.
March 15: California (Pa.), Delaware, Florida, Kansas State, Montana State, Pittsburgh, Southeastern Louisiana.
March 16: Florida State, Hampton, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan State, Mount Union, Penn State, Villanova.
March 17: Appalachian State, Lehigh, Marshall, Michigan, Missouri, Slippery Rock, Stanford, Virginia, Virginia Tech, West Virginia.
March 18: Arkansas State, Missouri State, New Mexico State, Richmond, Temple.
March 21: Abilene Christian, Iowa.
March 22: Georgia, Iowa State, Mississippi, Nevada.
March 23: Arizona State, Boston College, Central Florida, Connecticut, East Carolina, North Carolina State, Syracuse, Tennessee-Chattanooga.
March 24: Boise State, Fort Hays State, San Diego State, South Florida.