"The Next Pats Podcast" focuses on the NFL Draft and free agency for the New England Patriots. NBC Sports Boston's Phil Perry welcomes guests and breakdowns every aspect of the Patriots offseason, including free-agency and the NFL Draft. New episodes drop every Wednesday!
Phil Perry is joined by former New England Patriots defensive back Darius Butler to talk about the Stephon Gilmore trade, and whether J.C. Jackson is a number one corner in his mind. Plus, how does an in-season move of a top player affect the locker room?
13:15 Phil breaks down what went into the decision to trade Gilmore, including some behind-the-scenes info
18:30 Butler talks about why he wouldn't have given Gilmore a big contract
20:20 Butler on if he sees Jackson as a true number one
26:40 Butler on how in-season moves impact the locker room
29:20 Phil talks about Mac Jones making progress, despite some very questionable decisions on Sunday vs Houston
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You can see more from Darius Butler on Twitter, on "Everything DB" on YouTube, or as co-host of "The Man to Man Pod" with Antoine Bethea.