Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 8/21/12
Jonathan Fanene was supposed to add depth to the Patriots need at defensive tackle. But even after signing the 30-year-old lineman to a three-year, $12 million deal back in March, it looks like Fanene is headed back to the unemployment line. The Patriots released Fanene on Tuesday afternoon along with a pair of other training camp invitees. Fanene, who had been sidelined by a knee injury for the past two weeks, was likely seen as unreliable and expendable following yet another impressive defensive performance in the team's second preseason game. While Fanene clearly wasn't working out in New England, the...
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