Posts Tagged ‘nate solder’

Reports Say Patriots RT Matt Light to Retire

It appears now more than ever that the Pats are going to have a changing of the guard at the right tackle spot in the 2012 season. Long time offensive tackle Matt Light tried to play off a question about his potential retirement earlier today, and now Pro Football Talk and NFL.com report that Light […]

Source: Patriots, First Round OT Solder Reach Deal

Solder Possesses The Height Of An NBA Athlete Although 33-year old Matt Light was retained, Nate Solder is the future protecting Tom Brady’s blind side. According to a league source, the New Englad Patriots and Solder have reached a four-year contract. The tackle from Colorado was the 17th overall pick and third offensive lineman (Tyron […]

Patriots Pick Big Ugly From Colorado At 17

Solder Is The Potential Heir Apparent To Matt Light Here’s our scouting report on Solder: Strengths: Impressive size and length for the left tackle position. Doesn’t carry much extra weight and shows an even amount of bulk in both his upper and lower body. Has good overall initial quickness and wins the snap consistently in […]