Every Tuesday on ESPNBoston.com, questions from Patriots followers are answered as part of a weekly mailbag. This week's mailbag has been posted and includes some of the following topics:
1. Exploring the possibility of trading up in the draft.
2. Focusing on the importance of improving the pass rush.
3. Looking closer at prospects Mike Pouncey (Florida center/guard) and Jabaal Sheard (Pittsburgh defensive end/outside linebacker).
4. Where would 2010 first-round pick Jared Odrick, a defensive end from Penn State, fit this year?
5. The importance of scouting other teams' needs and what they might do in the draft.