Jimmy Garoppolo Gets Valuable Practice Time At Patriots OTAs (Video)

Even in organized team activities, which only allow minimal contact, the New England Patriots are already looking better than last season.

Though they were far from what you could call bad with a 12-4 regular season record in 2013, the injury-plagued Patriots were playing with a team full of rookies and second-stringers.

Now, they’re nearly back to full strength and have made many key additions that should help them get through 2014 with a lot of good depth. And some of those newcomers have been showing promise during OTAs.

Check out an analysis from the Boston Globe’s Shalise Manza Young in the video above.