Patriots add two players before leaving for Philadelphia
The New England Patriots signed two rookie free agents to their roster yesterday before leaving for their first exhibition game in Philadelphia.
The Patriots signed offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch and long-snapper Mike Zupancic. Stankiewitch went to Penn State and Zupancic went to Eastern Michigan.
The team practiced at home yesterday and then left for Philadelphia. The Patriots and Eagles will hold joint practices today and tomorrow. They play the exhibition opener on Friday night.