Martellus Bennett caught 2-of-2 targets for 26 yards in the Patriots' second preseason game Thursday night.
ESPN's Mike Reiss believes the Patriots could use two tight ends on 80 percent of their offensive snaps.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick said "there’s really not a whole lot" TE Martellus Bennett can't do.
Appearing on Mike Clay's Sirius show, ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss made it sound like the Patriots will use two-tight end sets as their base offense.
Rob Gronkowski said Martellus Bennett has "came in and picked up the playbook very well."
ESPN Boston's Mike Reiss predicts Martellus Bennett will be a "big factor" in the Patriots' 2016 offense.
ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss said Martellus Bennett worked one-on-one with Tom Brady in the red zone during practice Tuesday.
According to WEEI Boston, Martellus Bennett is "gaining early entry into Tom Brady's circle of trust."
The Chicago Tribune reports the Bears had "pervasive doubts" about Martellus Bennett's commitment.
Martellus Bennett and Rob Gronkowski lead all tight ends in yards after contact since 2013.
Patriots acquired TE Martellus Bennett and a sixth-round pick from the Bears in exchange for a fourth-round pick.
ESPN's Adam Schefter confirms the Bears are "shopping" Martellus Bennett.
NJ Advance Media's Dom Cosentino does not expect the Jets to pursue a trade for Bears TE Martellus Bennett.
According to the Chicago Tribune's Brad Biggs, "some around the NFL doubt" the Bears will be able to trade Martellus Bennett.