Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/7/12

Tiquan Underwood's most memorable moment with the Patriots was his release on the eve of Super Bowl XLVI. But the wide receiver could have another opportunity to make an impact on the field for New England in 2012. The Patriots signed seven players, including Underwood, to future contracts on Tuesday. The New England wideout had been released on Saturday, less than 24 hours before the Patriots' Super Bowl clash with the Giants. The Pats promoted defensive end Alex Silvestro to the 53-man roster upon Underwood's Saturday release. No reason was initially given for the move, but it became increasingly clear...

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