As training camp convened on July 23, Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick hoped the many new faces on his roster would help alleviate some of the ailments that dragged the Patriots from champions one year to playoff outsiders the next. When it officially ended Aug. 14, Belichick was still searching for some of the anecdotes.
August 19, 2003
With the draft fast approaching, the Patriots seem to be working furiously to address their obvious needs before asking unproven college talent to fill their remaining holes. But while the club has entertained various free agents over the past couple of weeks, it has yet to reel in the likes of Jeff Zgonina, Andy McCollum, Cedric Woodard or Oronde Gadsden - three of which are now off the market.
April 14, 2003