Good morning! The First Shot provides you with a healthy helping of links to the top Patriots-related stories around the internet to get your day started. Enjoy your breakfast, your coffee, and start your weekend off right with an early morning football fix. The links begin after the jump…
- The Jets’ Bart Scott and Patriots owner Robert Kraft agreeing on something? “Can’t wait” to see that!
- The Boston Herald’s Karen Guregian looks at DE/OLB Eric Moore, who could build on what he started last season. Moore came to the Pats in December from the UFL and bolstered the pass rush, recording 2 sacks, 2 fumbles, and 14 tackles before missing the playoffs with a hamstring injury. Could he be the breakout star at pass rusher?
- Evan Silva from NBC Sports looks at the wide receiver free agent market and predicts that the Patriots sign Santana Moss and Chad Ochocinco after he is released.
- Tom E. Curran continues his look at free agency, focusing on the defensive line.