May 13, 2014
Asa Watson is looking to make his own mark on the New England Patriots
It wasn't long ago when Asa Watson was sitting in the stands at Gillette Stadium to watch his brother, Ben, line up at tight end for the New England Patriots.
Patriots sign three undrafted tight ends
The Patriots aren't sure if Rob Gronkowski will be ready for the start of the regular season, which could leave them thin at tight end.
Dontae Johnson to 49ers is only Wolfpacker drafted
Heading into the 2014 NFL Draft, the North Carolina State Wolfpack had the second-highest total of NFL draft picks in the ACC over the last two years; only Florida State had more at 15. The Wolfpack's nine draft picks over the last two seasons tied the most most in back-to-back years in school history with Chuck Amato's 2006-2007 and Dick ... (more)
2014 NFL Draft: Asa Watson trying to overcome heart issues
Watson, a tight end from North Carolina State, has Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, which causes the ventricles of the heart to prematurely contract.
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NFL draft diary: Asa Watson remains grateful
USA TODAY Sports recruited 11 prospects to chronicle their journey to the NFL Draft.