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. Assessing the chances that Bill Belichick will trade out of the first round in the draft.
2. Identifying some receivers at various points in the draft who catch the eye.
3. While the Patriots have a need at receiver, it shouldn't necessarily trump going for a defender.
4. With all the focus on a receiver, no overlooking the running game.
5. Might a quarterback be on the Patriots' radar?
6. Brandon Spikes and the possibility of a contract extension.
7. Rex Ryan, Darrelle Revis and the Jets.