The New England Patriots have had some amazing receivers play for their team. Let’s take a look at the 5 best to play for the franchise.
There is one downside to being a receiver for the Pats. People constantly say you are only good because of Brady. Tom Brady has played for a long time and some great receivers have gone along for the ride.
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But you can’t forget about the legends that were here when the franchise was younger and not as successful. You can still see some of the diehard fans wearing these guys jerseys.
So let’s take a look at the top 5 wide receivers in New England Patriots history.
5. Irving Fryar
When you think of the best receivers in Patriots history you have to mention Irving Fryar. He was one of the first great receivers for New England.
Fryar had some steep expectations entering the NFL. He was drafted 1st overall by the Patriots in the 1984 NFL Draft.
It was a slow start for Fryar but once he got going he was a top receiver for New England. In his best season for the Patriots, he racked up 7 touchdowns and earned himself a visit to the Pro Bowl.
It may have taken a while, but Irving Fryar became a great wide receiver for the Patriots.