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 the last day of the weekend off right with an early morning football fix. The links begin after the jump…
- Former Patriot Ty Law will be honored in Boston next week for his 9 seasons in New England, where he went to four Pro Bowls and four Super Bowls, winning three of them
- Patriots CB Devin McCourty has made another power rankings list.
- ESPN Boston continues its look at the behind-the-scenes staff, profiling Assistant Athletic Trainer Dave Granito and Assistant Athletic Director and Director of Rehabilitation Joe Van Allen.
- Which member of the Patriots will be impacted the most by the NFL lockout? Vote in this poll.
- Check out this video of ESPN’s Jenn Brown spending some time with Ty Warren at his ranch in Texas.
- Here’s a cool stat: LB Brandon Spikes did not miss a single tackle during his rookie season.