Former New England Patriots TE Visanthe Shiancoe lands a new deal due to the misfortune of another former Patriots player wiping out his new team's top TE.
A day after catching a big pass for a TD, the Patriots put WR Donte Stallworth on injured reserve. they also waived a veteran TE and released a practice squad OL.
December 11, 2012
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski has surgery according to reports. There is no timetable for his return. The team has not issued an update on Gronkowski's status at this time.
November 19, 2012
Another former Colt doesn't make the cut in New England. Forst WR Anthony Gonzalez is released early in the offseason, then RB Joeseph Addai is jettisoned on the eve of training camp.
A closer look at the roster as training camp arrives. In this part of the series we look at tight ends.
Visanthe Shiancoe had a career and personality transformation with the Vikings, but he chose the pursuit of a ring under the Patriots way.