Patriots Free Agent Update

Catch up with the latest transactions for the Patriots roster. Which free agents are signed, which left, contract amounts and more

FRANCHISE PLAYER: QB Matt Cassel: Tendered at $14.651M; signed tender Feb. 23; traded to Chiefs Feb. 28.

TRANSITION PLAYER: None.

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS (not tendered)
--LB Rosevelt Colvin (not tendered as UFA June 1).
--CB Deltha O'Neal (not tendered as UFA June 1).
--CB Lewis Sanders (not tendered as UFA June 1).
--LB Junior Seau (not tendered as UFA June 1).
--OG Barry Stokes (not tendered as UFA June 1).

RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: None.

EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS FREE AGENTS: None.

DRAFT CHOICES SIGNED
--OG Rich Ohrnberger (4/123): $2.201M/4 yrs, $451,000 SB; 2009 cap: $422,750.

PLAYERS RE-SIGNED
--LB Eric Alexander (not tendered as RFA): $620,000/1 yr.
--OT Wesley Britt: Not tendered as RFA; $535,000/1 yr.
--P Chris Hanson: UFA; terms unknown.
--OG Russ Hochstein: UFA; 1 yr, terms unknown.
--S James Sanders: UFA; $9M/3 yrs, SB unknown.
--S Ray Ventrone: ERFA; $460,000/1 yr.
--S Tank Williams: UFA; $620,000/1 yr.
--LB Pierre Woods: RFA; $1.545M/1 yr.
--DE Mike Wright: UFA; $7.5M/4 yrs, guarantees unknown.
--C/G Billy Yates: FA Patriots; $620,000/1 yr.

PLAYERS ACQUIRED
--TE Chris Baker: FA Jets; terms unknown.
--LB Tully Banta-Cain: FA 49ers; terms unknown.
--CB Leigh Bodden: FA Lions; $2.25M/1 yr, guarantees unknown.
--LB Vinny Ciurciu: FA Vikings; terms unknown.
--WR Joey Galloway: FA Buccaneers; 1 yr, terms unknown.
--LS Nathan Hodel: FA Cardinals; terms unknown.
--C Al Johnson: UFA Dolphins; $950,000/1 yr.
--LB Paris Lenon: UFA Lions; $800,000/1 yr, $50,000 SB.
--WR Greg Lewis (trade Eagles).
--S Brandon McGowan: UFA Bears; terms unknown.
--TE Alex Smith (trade Buccaneers).
--CB Shawn Springs: FA Redskins; 3 yrs, terms unknown.
--RB Fred Taylor: FA Jaguars; $8M/2 yrs, SB unknown.
--DT Steve Williams: FA; terms unknown.

PLAYERS LOST
--QB Matt Cassel (traded Chiefs).
--FB Heath Evans: UFA Saints; terms unknown.
--WR Jabar Gaffney: UFA Broncos; $10M/4 yrs, $3M guaranteed.
--S Rodney Harrison: UFA (retired).
--CB Ellis Hobbs (traded Eagles).
--LB Larry Izzo: UFA Jets; terms unknown.
--RB LaMont Jordan: UFA Broncos; $2.5M/2 yrs, guarantees unknown.
--LS Lonie Paxton: UFA Broncos; $5.38M/5 yrs, $1M SB.
--LB Darrell Robertson (released).
--LB Bo Ruud (released).
--DT Kenny Smith (released).
--LB Mike Vrabel (traded Chiefs).
--WR Kelley Washington (released).

2009 Scout.com Free Agency Tracker

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