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Well, isn't that funny.
The Patriots released struggling rookie tight end Zach Sudfeld yesterday, after the tight end did very little except fumble, cause interceptions, and drop onside kicks.
Still, the young player showed plenty of potential in training camp and the Patriots were likely hoping that he would land on their practice squad. Not if the New York Jets have anything to say about it.
Tight end Zach Sudfeld claimed by the New York Jets, according to a league source
— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) October 4, 2013
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The New York Jets have claimed tight end Zach Sudfeld off waivers from the New England Patriots.
Sudfeld, a rookie free agent, was waived by the Patriots on Thursday after he struggled during the regular season following an impressive preseason that included eight catches for 101 yards and a touchdown.
The Jets waived linebacker Scott Solomon to make room on the roster for Sudfeld...
FOXBORO, Mass. — Zach Sudfeld still had his locker fully intact on Friday in Foxboro. His belongings will soon be moved to East Rutherford, N.J., though.
Sudfeld was claimed off waivers by the Jets, according to a source. Sudfeld played in three games with New England this season. He was targeted twice but did not catch a pass.
The Jets already have Jeff Cumberland, Konrad Reuland...
The Jets have picked up Zach Sudfeld, who was waived by the Patriots on Thursday.Fantasy Spin:Sudfeld's ADP soared after he was impressive during training camp and the preseason, but he failed to make an impact when the season started. He isn't on the fantasy radar at the moment, though he certainly could emerge as an option at tight end for the Jets later this season.
The New York Jets claimed former Patriots tight end Zach Sudfeld off waivers today after he was released by New England on Thursday.
Jets claimed ex-Patriots TE Zach Sudfeld off waivers.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 4, 2013
Zudfeld is a talented tight end that’s had a hard time staying healthy this season.
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A good sign that a team is about to release you is when you barely play any snaps. That was the case for Patriots TE Zach Sudfeld. CBS Sports has reported that the Pats have decided to part ways with the player that was supposedly going to fill the void of Aaron Hernandez. That didn’t exactly go according to plan, but all hope for Sudfeld isn’t lost. If no one claims him from...
Aaron Wilson reports that the New York Jets have claimed TE Zach Sudfeld off of waivers from the New England Patriots.
Sudfeld, 24, signed on with New England as a rookie free agent out of Nevada. There was quite a bit of buzz surrounding him during training camp, but he was largely disappointing in regular season action.
The Jets currently have Kellen Winslow, Jeff Cumberland and Konrad...
FOXBORO, Mass. — In a series of moves, the Patriots announced a surprising roster transaction.
Zach Sudfeld was released by New England on Thursday afternoon as the team announced they had signed Austin Collie and placed Vince Wilfork on injured reserve.
The undrafted tight end was a star during the summer in OTAs and training camp. He struggled during the preseason and regular...
This might be the news we have been waiting for. This may be a hint that Rob Gronkowski could be making his return to the Patriots line very soon. On Thursday, the Patriots released tight end Zach Sudfeld.
While Sudfeld made positive waves with his play in the preseason, perhaps we overestimated his abilities .Sudfeld played three games and didn't record an offensive...
The New England Patriots have released rookie tight end Zach Sudfeld and have placed veteran nose tackle Vince Wilfork on season ending injured reserve.
I would think the Pats will attempt to sign Sudfeld to their practice squad if he clears waivers.
Many people thought he might be a steal for the Pats, but he never stepped...
The Patriots have had a busy day. First, the team signed Austin Collie. Then the team officially moved Vince Wilfork onto the injured reserve. Then, in order to make room for Collie, the Patriots have waived Zach Sudfeld.
The move is a little surprising given how solid Zach looked during the preseason. However, Sudfeld had trouble getting into games and when he was in there...
The Patriots have waived tight end Zach Sudfeld.Fantasy Spin:Sudfeld's ADP soared after an impressive training camp and preseason, but he was awful and injured once the season started.
Those magic summer months must seem a long way off for tight end Zach Sudfeld.
The New England Patriots announced Thursday that the training camp sensation was waived. In a separate transaction nose tackle Vince Wilfork was placed on season-ending injured reserve with a torn Achilles tendon.
Expected to pick up the slack with Rob Gronkowski injured and Aaron Hernandez in the hoosegow...
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is likely to make his 2013 debut very soon. On Thursday, the Patriots released tight end Zach Sudfeld. The rookie tight end looked good in the preseason but played in
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After a strong camp, Patriots tight end Zach Sudfeld did very little to help himself.
Many thought he might be able to help fill the void while Rob Gronkowski was out recovering. That was never the case. He fumbled a ball in the Patriots third preseason game against the Lions, and then caused an interception in the team's first game against the...
The New England Patriots held on to beat the Atlanta Falcons Sunday night to get to be 4-0 on the season. However, the Patriots suffered significant injuries to multiple players, such as Vince Wilfork and Aaron Dobson, that will affect how the rest of the season plays out.UPDATE:Per Mike Reiss via twitter:Bill Belichick on WEEI (re: Wilfork): "It's probably unlikely...