New England Patriots

Name  Derrick Martin
Born  5/16/1985
Height  5-10
Weight  198
College  Wyoming
Earned Honorable Mention All-Mountain West Conference honors as a junior in 2005 after being named to the Second Team as a sophomore in '04...Had 75 tackles, six interceptions, two sacks and broke up 21 passes over the last two seasons...Intercepted three passes and recorded 32 tackles in '05...Probably won't benefit from coming out early...Is raw and needs more experience...Has below average instincts and isn't overly aggressive...Does not support the run well and is a poor tackler...Has a questionable work ethic...Has decent size and will challenge receivers...Closes quickly and breaks up a lot of passes...Has the speed to recover from mistakes and can run with even the quickest receivers...He will have value as a special teamer while he continues to develop as a corner.

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