Weekly Patriots chat recap

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. Top draft pick Jamie Collins and if he's a disappointment.

  2. Julian Edelman as a kickoff returner. Why not?

  3. Defensive tackle Armond Armstead and if he will play this season.

  4. Initial impressions of the next opponent, the Carolina Panthers.

  5. Thoughts on Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin as it relates to the Patriots.

  6. Thoughts on Andre Carter and Isaac Sopoaga, new additions who have contributed on defense.