Round 2, pick 34: QB Bo Nix, Oregon
New England Patriots continue filling offensive needs with premium picks
In the second round, with their pick at No. 34, the Patriots address their second most glaring need: quarterback. They select Oregon's dual-threat QB, Bo Nix. Nix featured in Mock Draft No. 1 here, and there's indeed a pattern. He's just what the doctor ordered for a Patriots offense that needs a dual-threat quarterback who can throw and run. Nix fits the bill.
Draftdive.com has this to say about the Oregon Duck,
"Bo Nix, the dynamic quarterback from Oregon, has captured the attention of football enthusiasts with his multifaceted skill set. At first glance, Nix possesses a strong and accurate arm, showcasing his ability to make throws at various levels of the field. His athleticism adds an exciting dimension to his game, allowing him to extend plays with his legs and escape pressure effectively. Nix’s improvisational skills have become a trademark of his play ..."
"Strong and accurate arm, improvisational skills, and athleticism", those traits are exactly what the boring, predictable New England Patriots need. Nix fits the bill and if he can be secured in the second round, a tremendous "value pick", if anyone cares about that.