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Weekly Patriots chat recap

Every Thursday on ESPNBoston.com, there is a Patriots chat in the early afternoon. This week's chat kicked off at noon, can be recapped here, and included some of the following topics:

1. Debating the thought of selecting a running back in the first round.

2. Contemplating a trade up to select a pass rusher like Robert Quinn.

3. Of the team's nine draft picks, how many might they make?

4. How the lockout impacts Patriots draft and team-building strategy.

5. Looking closer at the offensive line and how this draft stacks up in that area.