The New England Patriots have signed CB Tarell Brown, according to ESPN’S Dianna Marie Russini.
Tarell Brown is a 8 year vet, playing previously for the 49ers and Raiders.
Brown was drafted in the 5th round of the 2007 draft by the San Fransciso 49ers.
He remained with the 49ers from 07-2013, before playing the 2014 season with the Oakland Raiders.
Brown has played in 114 career games, compiling 295 tackles, 1 FR, 11 interceptions for 147 yards and 1 touchdown, 59 passes defended, and 1 kick blocked.
He has played in 8 postseason games, making 30 tackles, 1 FF, 1 FR, 2 interceptions for 39 yards, and 7 passes defended.
In 2014, with the Raiders, Brown recorded 55 tackles, and 4 passes defended in 16 games. He had 5 tackles against the Patriots when the two teams met in Septemeber.
His best season was in 2011 with the 49ers when he recorded 40 tackles, 4 interceptions, and 15 passes defended in 16 games played. He played in two postseason games that year, and added 9 tackles, 1 interception, and 3 passes defended.
Brown is 5’11 and weighs 190 pounds. He played college ball at The University of Texas and is 30 years old.