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FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2012 file photo, Chad Johnson, center, leaves Broward County Jail in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.  Johnson will serve 30 days in jail after violating probation in a domestic violence case involving his then-wife, TV reality star Evelyn Lozada. A plea deal that called for no jail time fell apart Monday, June 10, 2013 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Photo by Jeff Daly/Invision/AP, File)

CFL’s Montreal Alouettes sign Chad Johnson to 2-year contract

Friday, April 18, 2014

MONTREAL – Former NFL star Chad Johnson is heading to the Canadian Football League. The 36-year-old receiver signed a two-year contract with the Montreal Alouettes. Johnson attended the Alouettes’ mini-camp this week in Florida. The former Pro Bowler last appeared in an NFL game during the 2011 season with New England. Johnson, who once changed his last name to Ochocinco, … 0

Safety Adrian Wilson released by Patriots

Saturday, April 5, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Safety Adrian Wilson was released by New England yesterday. The 13-year veteran did not play a snap for the Patriots in his one season with the team after hurting his ankle in the preseason. He spent all of 2013 on injured reserve. A four-time All-Pro pick, Wilson spent his first 12 seasons with the Arizona Cardinals. Wilson has played in … 0

Chung returns to Patriots after one season with Eagles

Friday, April 4, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Safety Patrick Chung is back with the New England Patriots as the latest addition to their rebuilt secondary. After one season with the Philadelphia Eagles, Chung signed yesterday with the team that drafted him in the second round in 2009. “I’m glad to be back. It’s like family here. It … 0

Days after visiting Patriots, Britt signs with Rams

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

The St. Louis Rams signed Kenny Britt to a free agent deal yesterday, adding depth to a young group at wide receiver with a player in need of a career reboot. There was speculation two weeks ago that the Patriots were interested in Britt, and the Rutgers product … 0

Free agent RB LeGarette Blount leaves Patriots, signs with Steelers

Saturday, March 29, 2014

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Steelers and free agent running back LeGarette Blount agreed on a two-year contract that will give the team needed depth in the backfield behind budding star Le’Veon Bell. The 27-year-old Blount ran for 772 … 0

Wilfork: Close to ensuring he’ll retire with Pats

Friday, March 28, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork said he’s closer to achieving his goal of finishing his career with New England. The 10-year veteran who missed most of last season with a torn Achilles’ tendon has tweeted that he looks forward to returning to football and helping … 0

Kraft talks Wilfork’s situation, Revis and Browner additions

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Kraft: Hope Vince stays New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft spoke to multiple media outlets yesterday about players recently added to the team – as well as one who could be on his way out. Speaking to sources … 0

Edelman explains decision to stay with Patriots

Friday, March 21, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Julian Edelman grew up less than 30 miles from San Francisco. So visiting the 49ers as a free agent was “very surreal.” As a high school student, he watched them at training camp. As a … 0

Pats, Broncos still fighting for AFC supremacy

Thursday, March 20, 2014

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Two months after meeting in the AFC championship, the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots are squaring off in the wine and dine game. They’ve been the conference’s most aggressive teams in trying to upgrade … 0

Patriots announce re-signing of WR Julian Edelman

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Julian Edelman is back with the Patriots and Tom Brady doesn’t have to worry about losing his favorite wide receiver again. Edelman, who caught a career-high 105 passes with six touchdowns after Wes Welker left for the Denver Broncos before last season, re-signed with New … 0

Revis, Browner introduced to media as Patriots

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Darrelle Revis said at least 26 teams called after he was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He chose the team whose coach he once called a “jerk.” The New England Patriots announced yesterday the … 0

Patriots free agent WR Edelman returning

Sunday, March 16, 2014

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Wide receiver Julian Edelman says he’s glad to be returning to the New England Patriots after a surprising breakout season. Edelman became a free agent last week, but a post on his Twitter account said, “Foxboro is home. Excited to be back.” The Patriots don’t … 0

Patriots and free agent receiver Edelman agree on contract

Saturday, March 15, 2014

The New England Patriots and free agent Julian Edelman came to terms on a new contract, as the wide receiver announced his return on Twitter yesterday afternoon. “Foxboro is home. Excited to be back,” Edelman wrote. Edelman caught … 0

Patriots sign suspended DB Brandon Browner

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Suspended former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner signed with the New England Patriots. The 29-year-old Browner made the announcement on Twitter. He said he is honored to be a part of the organization. Browner was suspended by the NFL in December for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. … 0

Source: Former Patriots linebacker Spikes agrees to deal with Bills

Saturday, March 15, 2014

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Free-agent linebacker Brandon Spikes agreed to a one-year deal with the Buffalo Bills, a person familiar with the negotiations said last night. The person spoke to the Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because the Bills haven’t announced the move with the former … 0