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. Projecting the team's free-agent approach.
2. Randy Moss signs with the 49ers; why not New England?
3. Peyton Manning, his possible landing spot, and how that affects the Patriots.
4. Brian Hoyer, Ryan Mallett and the backup quarterback spot.
5. Dwight Freeney and if the Patriots would ever consider pursuing him in a trade.
6. Looking ahead to the draft and some prospects of note.