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WR Austin Collie Returns to the New England Patriots
December 5th, 2013 at 3:16 PM
The New England Patriots have announced that they have re-signed WR Austin Collie today. The Patriots originally signed Collie on October 3 and then released the often-injured wideout on November 5.  Collie is in his fifth season and has played for three different teams. Including the Patriots, he started with the...

New England Patriots Sign TE D.J. Williams and Release Two Others
November 26th, 2013 at 6:19 PM
Pro Football Talk reports that the New England Patriots have signed tight end D.J. Williams. In order to make room for Wiliams the Patriotshave released cornberack Justin Green and defensive tackle Marcus Fortson. The Patriots played Sunday's game against the Broncos with only two healthy tight ends in Rob Gronkowski and...

Patriots Release Wide Receiver LaQuan Williams
November 15th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
Wide receiver LaQuan Wiliams stint with the New England Patriots was a short one. Two weeks after signing with the Patriots, the former Maryland Terrapin was released earlier today.  The news comes via the Patriots website and now with the release of Williams, the Patriots have one spot on the active 53-man roster...

Bill Belichick Deflects Questions About New England Patriots Signing Free Agent Safety Ed Reed
November 13th, 2013 at 2:11 PM
Yesterday the Houston Texans announced that they were releasing safety Ed Reed after signing him this offseason. Yesterday, Patriots101.com looked into the possibility of whether or not the New England Patriots should pursue Reed. Today, Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com is reporting that Bill Belichick deflected questions as it pertained to Reed and...

Will New England Take a Look at Recently Released Ed Reed?
November 12th, 2013 at 5:01 PM
In a surprising bit of NFL news, the Houston Texans released veteran free-safety Ed Reed Tuesday.  After starting the season 2-0, the Texans are officially in a tailspin, having lost seven consecutive contests and now just one game clear of the recently winless Jacksonville Jaguars. In March, Houston signed Reed to...

New England Patriots Sign WR LaQuan Williams, Release WR Austin Collie
November 5th, 2013 at 2:27 PM
The New England Patriots have made a couple of roster moves earlier today. Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com reports that the team has signed WR LaQuan WIlliams. Williams was undrafted free agent from the 2011 NFL Draft. The former Maryland receiver was on the Baltimore Ravens for the past two years. He...

Exploring Potential Trade Opportunities for New England Patriots as Deadline Approaches
October 29th, 2013 at 3:10 PM
  With the NFL trade deadline just an hour away, general managers across the league are evaluating their rosters, as well as those of other teams, in order to determine whether a deal can be reached that is adequately beneficial to both sides.  For playoff contenders and Lombardi hopefuls, this can...

Former New England Patriot CB Ras-I Dowling Added by New York Jets
October 23rd, 2013 at 2:30 PM
The New York Jets sure know how to make a statement. A couple weeks after added former New England Patriot tight end Jake Ballard to their roster, they have decided to add yet another former Patriot to their roster. Pro Football Talk reports that the Jets have added former Patriot CB...

New England Patriots to Sign DE Andre Carter
October 22nd, 2013 at 12:03 PM
Injuries have devastated a once strong New England Patriots defense as the halfway point of the NFL season approaches. With a roster spot available the a source has told ESPN's Josina Anderson that the Patriots are bringing back DE Andre Carter. Carter spent last season with the Oakland Raiders and was...

New England Patriots Release DT Andre Neblett
October 21st, 2013 at 9:27 PM
After losing NT Vince Wilfork to a season ending achilles injury, the New England Patriots had to bring in a defensive tackle as their depth was thin with Wilfork gone for the season and Tommy Kelly still nursing a knee injury. They ended up signing Andre Neblett last week before Sunday's...

New England Patriots Work Out Four Players Earlier Today
October 15th, 2013 at 6:46 PM
The New England Patriots came out of Sunday's thrilling victory over the New Orleans Saints battered and bruised. Among the notable players who were injured are wide receiver Danny Amendola, cornerback Aqib Talib and linebacker Jerod Mayo. Earlier today, Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com tweeted that the Patriots brought in a trio...

New England Patriots Release DT Andre Neblett After Signing Him on Wednesday
October 12th, 2013 at 5:47 PM
The New England Patriots are going into Sunday's game with little depth at the defensive tackle position. With Tommy Kelly being ruled out for Sunday and Vince Wilfork out for the year, the team is left with first year players and rookies.  After signing defensive tackle Andre Neblett on Wednesday, the...

Patriots Re-sign Kanorris Davis and Ja’Gared Davis to Practice Squad; Sign DT Andre Neblett
October 9th, 2013 at 1:24 PM
The New England Patriots continue to tweak with the later portion of their roster as they look for the right 53-man roster. After making several moves last week, the Patriots have announced via their website that they have re-signed safety Kanorris Davis and linebacker Ja'Gared Davis to the practice squad. Both...

Patriots Continue to Make Roster Moves
October 7th, 2013 at 5:30 PM
The New England Patriots have been busy fiddling around with the end of their roster over the past week or so with the addition of wide receiver Austin Collie and the release of cornerback Marquice Cole and tight end Zach Sudfeld.  Today, the Patriots continued to make more roster moves as...

CB Marquice Cole Released by Patriots
October 4th, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Marquice Cole has had quite the rollercoaster ride this past week as the New England Patriots get set to play the Cincinnati Bengals. After being released on September 27 and then re-signed on Tuesday, the Patriots have released the cornerback once again.  Cole appeared in the first three Patriot games before...

Patriots Sign Wide Rreceiver Austin Collie
October 3rd, 2013 at 12:33 PM
The new England Patriots and their fans know the Patriots are young at the wide receiver position. They also know that injuries are starting to take a toll on the position as well as Danny Amendola has been out with a groin injury and Aaron Dobson and Kenbrell Thompkins were both nicked...

Patriots Re-sign Kanorris Davis to Practice Squad
October 2nd, 2013 at 3:02 PM
Kanorris Davis has sure had an eventful couple of days. A couple of days after being released by the New England Patriots, Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com reports that Davis was re-signed to the practice squad. Davis was promoted to the active roster on Saturday and played 16 snaps in the Patriots...

New England Patriots Bring in Three Players for Workouts
September 24th, 2013 at 9:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots have been hit by the injury bug at both the running back and tight end position as both Shane Vereen and Rob Gronkowski heal from wrist and forearm/back injuries respectively. As ESPNBoston.com's Field Yates reports, the Patriots brought in running back Jeremy Wright and tight ends Ryan...

Patriots Complete 53-Man Roster by Signing RB Leon Washington and Sign OL Josh Kline from Practice Squad
September 7th, 2013 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots continue to add to the 23 roster transactions they have made since cutdown day. It appears that the Patriots hadn't cleaned out RB Leon Washington's locker for a reason, as the team has announced that they have re-signed Washington. They have also moved OL Josh Kline from...

Patriots Re-sign Fullback James Develin; Bring Number of Transactions Made Since Cutdown Day to 23
September 6th, 2013 at 2:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots have made yet another roster move today as they announced that they have re-signed fullback James Develin. Develin will be a part of the 53-man roster and is now the team's lone fullback.  Develin spent the majority of last season on the Patriots practice squad and was on...