Offseason questions dominate mailbag

Updated: January 13, 2010, 11:41 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

The Patriots' season came to a stunning end with a 33-14 playoff loss to the Ravens. It was ugly.

So where does the team go from here?

That is the theme of this week's mailbag. The topic of leadership is also addressed.

One of the common questions I hear at this time of year is how Patriots coverage will be affected by the team no longer playing. My answer is that football season never ends -- we'll have plenty to write about in the team-building process.

So my plan ...

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