Patriots Blog: Early Thoughts On Demps

August 23, 2012 12:00 AM
Patriots Blog: Early Thoughts On Demps
" BOSTON (CBS) – Rookie Jeff Demps has had two practices with the Patriots, and there are some early reviews rolling in.

The Olympic silver medalist has the speed, and it’s obvious hows fast he is when he’s out there.

“Speed kills. He’s always going to have that,” said Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes, who was teammates with Demps during their time as Florida Gators. “That’s the number-one thing he brings to the game. It could go at any time when he gets the ball in his hands. It’s good that we have that threat on our offense.”

But listed at only 5-foot-7 and 183 pounds, many would feel that Demps wouldn’t want to mix it up "

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