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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.  

Patriots sign CB Brandon Browner to a 3 year deal

The New England Patriots have reached a 3 year deal with CB Brandon Browner worth $17 million, according to Adam Schefter. The news was first reported by ESPN’s Josina Anderson. The Patriots not only picked up a top two corner Wedsenday night in Darrelle Revis but added another good corner to the team in Browner. […]

Vince Wilfork wants out of New England

Veteran Vince Wilfork has asked the Patriots to release him, according to several reports. NFL Network was the first to report the news. Wilfork is in the final year of his contract and is set to earn a base salary of $7.5 million and count $11.6 million against the salary cap. Sources told that the […]

Update: Revis deal is actually a 2 year contract

Erik Frenz of actually cleared up the confusion to Darrell Revis’s contract late last night. From “Initially, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported it was a one-year, $12 million contract, but USA Today’s Tom Pelissero clarified that the contract is actually for two years and $32 million. The deal is worth $12 million in the first year and has a […]

Tommy Kelly restructures his deal

Tommy Kelly is doing what Vince Wilfork currently won’t do – restructuring his deal. Defensive tackle Tommy Kelly restructured his final year of contract with the New England Patriots today, creating about $800,000 in cap space. Kelly was going to earn \$2.5 million in his contract — $1.95 million in base salary, a $50,000 workout bonus […]