Patriots Have Trouble Finding A TE

Foxborough, Mass -- The New England Patriots signed unrestricted free agent TE Matt Kranchick to their practice squad, released TE O.J. Santiago, and placed TE Rod Trafford on the practice squad/injured reserve December 15, 2006.
December 16, 2006

Watson's Injury Prompts String Of Tryouts

The New England Patriots had a pair of tight ends in for a look yesterday and another is expected today. With the injury to Ben Watson in Sunday's loss to the Miami Dolphins, it's beginning to look like the Patriots are planning for a stretch without the team's leading receiver.
December 13, 2006