NEPD Staff Writer: Oliver Thomas
In 2010, the New England Patriots invested a second-round draft pick in Florida linebacker Brandon Spikes. Three years have since passed, and the polarizing tackler is now entering the final chapter of his rookie contract.
Needless to say, 2013 is a big year for No. 55.
Spikes has trudged through his share of peaks and valleys during his time in Foxboro. And his unpredictability makes it all the more critical that he finishes his fourth season on a good note.
With that in mind, let’s track his development.