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Patriots Not Expected to Pick Up Options on CB Malcom Brown or DT Danny Shelton

The Patriots are not planning to pick up the fifth-year option in Malcom Brown’s contract, Kevin Duffy of Masslive reports. Brown was eligible for the fifth-year option because he was a first-round pick in 2015. If the Patriots had picked up the option, they would have owed him $7.15 million for the 2019 season, per […]

Patriots Add Some Defensive Depth; Ink Veteran DT Ricky Jean Francois

The Patriots Tuesday added defensive line depth by inking defensive tackle Ricky Jean Francois, Mark Daniels of the Providence Journal reports. The nine-year veteran played for the Green Bay Packers this season, appearing in six games and making two tackles. He was released on Nov. 1. The 30-year-old defensive tackle has also played for Washington, […]

Patriots part ways with Guard Jonathan Cooper

The Patriots have cut OG Jonathan Cooper, according to ESPN’s Field Yates. The Patriots traded away DE Chandler Jones for Cooper and a second round pick. I’am shocked to see the Patriots cut Cooper so quickly, but he hasn’t really panned out as injuries continue to be a problem for the guard.

Patriots Cut Veteran Tight End Clay Harbor

The Patriots are turning the page early this week after an ugly 16-0 loss to the Buffalo Bills. On Monday, the team released veteran tight end Clay Harbor, Mark Daniels of the Providence Journal reports. The 29-year-old Harbor played in three games this season, but didn’t register a stat. On Sunday, he only played on […]

Pats Make Roster Moves; Waive Knighton and Stork, Put Jackson on PUP List

Today the Pats placed offensive lineman Tre’ Jackson on the reserve/physically unable to perform list, and waived defensive lineman Terrance Knighton and center Bryan Stork. The second-year Jackson was active his rookie season in 2015, starting nine games and appearing in 13 total games at right guard during the regular season. But he sat out […]

Patriots Set to Release Center Bryan Stork

The Patriots are set to release center Bryan Stork, a player who jumped up as the Pats starting center early into his rookie season of 2014. A stunner: Former starting center Bryan Stork is being released by the #Patriots today, I’m told. Crazy. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 24, 2016 Stork suffered a concussion which […]

Patriots Release Injured Running Back Donald Brown

The Patriots roster shuffle continued on Tuesday, as reports say the team has released running back Donald Brown, coming to a deal on an injury settlement. Brown hasn’t practiced for three weeks due to the undisclosed ailment that sabotaged his fast start to camp. Brown was working with the starters through the opening weekend and […]

Patriots add former SEC Talents to the team

The New England Patriots signed former Bama standout S Vinnie Sunseri, a second year player drafted by the Saints in the fifth round. He played in nine games with the Saints and made one defensive tackle before ending the season on the IR. He was an outstanding tackler at Alabama, not great in coverage, but made […]