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Patriots released Adrian Wilson

Last Friday, news broke that the Patriots released veteran SS Adrian Wilson after one season. Wilson had not played a regular season game due to a torn Achilles, he suffered during the team’s final preseason game. Wilson struggled throughout the preseason before the injury, however. Wilson signed a 3 year deal worth $5 million with the team last […]

Patriots resign Ryan Wendell

The New England Patriots resigned their starting center Ryan Wendell yesterday. According to league sources, Wendell received an $850,000 signing bonus, $1 million base salaries the next two years, $2 million in roster bonuses in both seasons (including $12,500 for each game on the active roster), and $1.3 million in incentives in 2015. Brady was sacked […]

LeGarrette Blount signs with the Steelers

Patriots free agent running back LeGarrette Blount signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday. Blount signed a deal for 2 years worth 3.85 million, with a $950,000 signing bonus, according to Ravens Insider Aaron Wilson. Blount can make an additional $150,000 if he gains 800 rushing yards in 2014 to push the deal to 4 million. LeGarrette Blount rushed […]

Vince Wilfork agrees to a contract extension with New England

After all the drama and reports, the Patriots big man on the defensive line will remain a Patriot after signing a 3 year $22.5 million extension with the Patriots. ESPN’s Adam Schefer broke the news today, but did not give any details about how much this extension will save New England against the cap this year. […]

Vince Wilfork Wants Out; Kraft Wants To Keep Him Around

Vince Wilfork has asked for his release from the Patriots instead of agreeing to a pay cut. But that doesn’t necessarily mean his tenure in New England is over after 10 years, Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports. Patriots owner Robert Kraft, speaking Monday afternoon at the NFL owners meetings, called Wilfork “one of […]

Patriots sign WR Brandon LaFell

The New England Patriots reached a 3 year deal with Panthers WR Brandon LaFell last night. LaFell is a veteran player who will bring the size to New England. LaFell is 6’2 and 211 pounds and played 63% of his snaps in the slot for Carolina last season. He won’t be in the slot nearly […]

Julian Edelman re-signs with the Patriots

The Patriots have re-signed WR Julian Edelman, Edelman announced today via twitter. Edelman enjoyed a breakout year in 2013 with career highs across the board. Edelman led the team in catches and yards receiving.  He caught 105 passes for 1, 056 yards and six touchdowns. In the 2013 postseason Edelman recorded 16 catches for 173 yards and 1 touchdown. […]

Brandon Spikes signs with Buffalo

The Patriots will see their former linebacker twice this year as Brandon Spikes has signed on with the Buffalo Bills. Spikes signed a 1 year deal worth $3.25 million, according to John Wawrow.