Every Thursday on ESPNBoston.com, there is a Patriots chat in the late morning/early afternoon. Today's chat kicked off at 11 a.m. ET, can be recapped here, and included some of the following topics:
1. Thoughts on the Red Sox from a far-removed perspective.
2. Getting challenged on being too easy on quarterback Tom Brady.
3. Defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga and how he might help.
6. Dreaming about Larry Fitzgerald in a Patriots uniform.
7. Running back Stevan Ridley and his playing time.