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Patriots sign, release Ben Hartsock in less than a week

The New England Patriots announced today that Ben Hartsock was being released. Hartsock was signed by the Patriots on August 10, along with fellow tight ends Steve Maneri and Terrence Miller. Story continued on Pull Up Your Pats.
Via Down and Distance
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Hartsock's stay with Patriots slightly shorter than Jets

BY NICK ST. DENISHis stay in the AFC East was a little shorter this time around.The New England Patriots announced Wednesday they have released veteran tight end Ben Hartsock, who just signed on with his former rival four days earlier.Hartsock, 34, is a veteran of 10 NFL seasons--two of which he spent with the New York Jets (2009-10).The 6-foot-4, 265-pounder, originally entered...
Via AFC East Daily
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots release TE Hartsock four days after signing him

  The New England Patriots have released Ben Hartsock four days after signing the tight end. The 10-year veteran spent the past three seasons with the Carolina Panthers. He previously played for the Indianapolis Colts, Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons and New York Jets. He has 31 catches for 312 yards and one touchdown in 131 games. Last season he played in 13 games with no receptions...
Via AP on Fox
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Hartsock cut without playing game for Patriots

Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty ImagesHe may have had time for a coffee, though probably not one of those fancy Starbucks ones that takes a while to make. According to several sources, including Aaron Wilson, the Patriots have cut the veteran tight end:Patriots cut Ben Hartsock— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) August 14, 2014Many people have mentioned that it leaves the position thin...
Via Patriots Life
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Cut Ben Hartsock, Leaving One Healthy Tight End On Roster

FOXBORO, Mass. — New England Patriots tight end Steve Maneri will be a busy man on Friday night. The Patriots released veteran tight end Ben Hartsock on Thursday, leaving Maneri as the only healthy tight end on the team’s 90-man roster. Rob Gronkowski has been limited in training camp as he recovers from a torn ACL, and D.J. Williams and Michael Hoomanawanui have been absent...
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Release TE Ben Hartsock

  The Patriots announced the release of TE Ben Hartsock just four days after signing him to a contract. New England signed two other tight ends – Steve Maneri and Terrence Miller – earlier in the week, so it appears as though the Patriots would prefer to see they have to offer in the coming weeks and give Hartsock a chance to secure another opportunity. Hartsock, 34...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Hartsock feels Patriots are perfect spot for role players like him

Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty ImagesWhen the Patriots decided to move on from the younger tight ends they had starting camp, they made an about face and brought in veterans Ben Hartsock and Steve Maneri. Both of these players have a heavy focus on blocking, and Hartsock feels that his specialized skills in that area may excel in a strong organization like the Patriots. In an article...
Via Patriots Life
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Add Three Tight Ends To Roster

New England Patriots Add Three Tight Ends To Roster Apparently nervous about their injury-prone tight end Rob Gronkowski, the New England Patriots increased their roster depth by adding three more tight ends this weekend. Patriots shuffle up tight end spot, add veteran Ben Hartsock – — @Patriots Xtra365 (@PatriotsXtra365) … The post New England Patriots...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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