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, put off your work (just keep an eye out for the boss), and get your early morning football fix. The links begin after the jump…
- Want a winner of the NFL lockout? How about Matt Light?
- Both Eric Scalavino of Patriots Football Weekly and Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston answer reader mail with some interesting insights into the Patriots.
- Check out this video interview with Devin McCourty.
- Fred Taylor, while somewhat of a disappointment in New England, looked back fondly on his time in New England.
- Ian Rapoport of the Boston Herald caught up with former Patriot Lawyer Milloy, who was part of a camp in North Andover with Devin McCourty.
- Chris Mortensen discusses the current holdup in the labor negotiations.
- Tom Curran from Comcast Sports Net looks at the possible post-lockout schedule with a Patriots twist. A must-read story.