Weekly Patriots mail is delivered

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. Brandon Spikes' absence from voluntary organized team activities.

2. Rob Gronkowski's fourth surgery on his left forearm.

3. Focusing on a hot-button topic from the offseason -- the receiver position.

4. The releases of defensive tackles Brandon Deaderick and Kyle Love and what it might mean.

5. Considering the possibility of a Richard Seymour reunion.