Mel Kiper gives Pats draft a B-


In his team-by-team instant evaluation of the NFL draft, ESPN guru Mel Kiper Jr. gives the Patriots a combined B-, though they did receive an A- for filling needs. See above for Kiper's take.

And here are Mike Reiss' grades for each of the team's seven picks and two trades.

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