Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/30/12
The Patriots have signed undrafted free agent wide receiver Matt Roark on Monday, according to Kentucky's athletic department. Unless you're a Kentucky diehard, you've probably never heard of him before, and there's nothing wrong with that. But here's the deal with these undrafted free agents: More often than not, they're obscure players, and their chances of making a 53-man roster are slim. Typically, the goal is to land on a practice squad and emerge over the course of time. The Patriots might scout undrafted talent better than anyone, signing and developing the likes of linebacker Gary Guyton, defensive lineman Kyle...

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