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. With the salary cap room created by the Tom Brady extension, what next?
2. Reiterating a key distinction: Brady doesn't take a pay cut. He sacrifices leverage and potential future earnings.
3. How Brady's deal might impact others in the NFL, and the Patriots.
4. Aqib Talib's potential return and how the uncertainty surrounding Alfonzo Dennard ties into it.
5. Highlighting some possibilities on the free-agent market.