IGN: IGN’s 2016 New England Patriots Preview

Posted November 23, 2016 06:12:53In the midst of a major Super Bowl run and the New England franchise’s second Super Bowl title in four years, many were eager to hear the names of the Patriots’ 2017 draft class.

But what about the first-year players?

We’ve got you covered with a preview of what we’ve got in store for the team this year.1.

DT Will Sutton (Florida State)2.

DE Dante Fowler Jr. (Ohio State)3.

OT Austin Pasztor (USC)4.

WR Michael Floyd (Arizona)5.

CB Josh Evans (Florida)6.

TE Jared Cook (Michigan State)7.

WR Phillip Dorsett (Texas A&M)8.

DE Deion Jones (Alabama)9.

OT Alex Mack (Oregon)10.

OT Chris Jones (Oregon State)11.

DE Aaron Lynch (Alabama State)12.

WR Marqise Lee (USF)13.

OT Kyle Long (Arizona State)14.

LB Nick Nelson (North Carolina State)15.

WR Devin Funchess (Northwestern)16.

LB Chris Thompson (Florida Atlantic)17.

WR Josh Malone (Arizona).18.

DT Tyus Bowser (Alabama).19.

LB Brandon Watts (Wisconsin).20.

DE/OLB DeMarcus Walker (Georgia).21.

CB Dont’a Hightower (LSU).22.

DE Jonathan Allen (Georgia Tech).23.

LB D’Onta Foreman (Texas).24.

TE Hunter Henry (Arkansas).25.

WR Kenny Stills (Texas Tech).26.

DE Malik Hooker (Ohio).27.

WR Dontae Johnson (Washington).28.

WR Cole Wickens (Florida).29.

LB Zach Cunningham (Maryland).30.

DE Justin Gilbert (Michigan).31.

WR Travaris Cadet (Oklahoma).32.

CB Kyle Fuller (Houston).33.

WR Amari Cooper (Ohio)34.

LB Anthony Walker (Michigan), LB John Simon (North Dakota State), OL Joe Mixon (Okla.), OL Jordan Willis (Florida), OL Johnathan Allen (Michigan, Florida State), DE LaRon Landry (Clemson), LB Nick Barnett (Tennessee), DE Darius Slay (Alabama), DL Jordan Willis III (Oklahomans), DT Laremy Tunsil (Alabama, Alabama State, Ohio State).35.

CB Brandon Jones (Washington State).36.

DT Terrance Knighton (Michigan)37.

LB Shaq Thompson (Missouri).38.

WR Travis Rudolph (Okra).39.

TE Marlon Brown (Wisconsin)40.

CB Jordan Tripp (Florida, Georgia).41.

TE David Njoku (Oregon).42.

WR DeVante Parker (Arizona, Colorado State, Nebraska).43.

LB Terrence Cody (Clegg).44.

DE Mike DeVito (Pittsburgh).45.

WR Corey Coleman (Alabama.

Washington State).46.

LB Jonathan Bostic (Penn State).47.

CB Tarell Brown (Mississippi State).48.

WR Isaiah Burse (West Virginia).49.

WR Marcus Easley (Okanogan State).50.

LB Ryan Kelly (Wisconsin State).51.

LB Justin Coleman (Ohio), LB Jonathan Bullard (Washington), DE Josh Harvey-Clemons (Ohio, Florida, Ohio, Florida A& Florida State).52.

LB Deion Lawrence (North Texas).53.

DE Jordan Richards (Texas, Arizona).54.

DT Robert Nkemdiche (Texas)55.

DE Marcus Smith (South Carolina).56.

WR Kevin Johnson (Michigan.

Florida).57.

TE Travin Dural (Texas), DT Tyrell Williams (Texas State), LB Jordan Willis Jr. and LB T.J. Watt (Michigan Tech).58.

LB Marcus Lattimore (Cleopatra).59.

WR John Ross (Virginia Tech).60.

WR Marquise Williams (Tenn.).61.

DE Cameron Sutton (Cleve)62.

WR Tyrell Smith (Northwest).63.

TE D.

J Tialavea (Alabama A&am).64.

WR James Washington (Florida.

Wisconsin).65.

WR Mike Williams (Wisconsin Tech).66.

DE Tyrell Robinson (Wisconsin, Penn State).67.

WR Delano Hill (Miss.)68.

LB Nate Jones (Texas Southern).69.

CB Jordon Johnson (Texas.)70.

WR Deion Branch (Miss.).71.

DE David Williams (Ohio A&AM).72.

DT David Perry (Texas-San Antonio).73.

CB Johnathan Brown (Okstate).74.

CB Kendall Fuller (Texas Central).75.

WR Demarcus Walker (Florida Southern).76.

LB Calvin Pace (Georgia Southern).77.

WR Anthony Brown (Ohio Tech).78.

LB Kale Williams (South Dakota).79.

DE Dontavious Jackson (Texas.

Ohio State.

Texas A&m).80. WR