Patriots trade for WR Salas, 7 to practice squad

A day after dumping 22 players from the roster to get down to 53, the Patriots continued making moves today, signing seven players to the practice squad and trading for St. Louis Rams wide receiver Greg Salas. The Rams will get a late 2015 draft pick in return for Salas, who’s rookie season was cut short last year when he broke his fibula in November. Signed to the practice squad...
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September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Matt Light might retire

According to Ian Rapoport of the Boston Herald, Patriots offensive tackle Matt Light might decide to retire. The Patriots should be in good shape if Light decides to retire, because Marcus Cannon, Nate Solder, Sebastian Vollmer and Matt Kopa will all be in the mix to start in 2012. Light is scheduled to make $3.4 million in 2012, that’s not guaranteed.  
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February 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Return of the hi-top fade: Tiquan Underwood rejoins Patriots after release before Super Bowl

Tiquan Underwood, the man few people even heard off until he was unceremoniously released on the day before Super Bowl XLVI, has been re-signed to a future contract with the Patriots after a two day absence. That's good news for Tiquan, who had to feel a little embarrassed and depressed following the cut, seeing that he had a Patriots logo etched into his fade just days before...
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February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots sign seven players to future contracts

The New England Patriots have signed LB Markell Carter, WR Britt Davis, OL Matt Kopa, DE Aaron Lavarias, LB Mike Rivera, WR Tiquan Underwood and DB Ross Ventrone to future contracts today.
February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots Practice Squad, Injured Reserve Players to Travel to Indianapolis for Super Bowl

FOXBORO, Mass. -- The Patriots practice squadders received some great news Sunday after the team's victory in the AFC Championship Game. They found out they'd be heading to Indianapolis with the team for the Super Bowl. The players on the practice squad have only traveled for preseason games, so they weren't quite sure if they'd get the chance to go to the Super Bowl...
January 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots down another tackle as they get closer to a date with the Redskins

The Patriots were missing another tackle today. Tackle Marcus Cannon missed his first practice, joining Sebastian Vollmer on the sidelines. That’s what colleague Ian Rapoport reports from the upper grass field. The injury is something new. If he and Vollmer are both out, that’s two tackles, which could lead to the promotion of Matt Kopa from the practice squad. The Pats would...
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December 09, 2011  |  Discuss
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