FOXBORO -- The New England Patriots announced a pair of transactions on Tuesday. Rookie linebacker Antonio Appleby was released, and rookie offensive lineman Rich Ohrnberger's signing (first reported by Scout.com) was made official.
The Arizona Cardinals have found several capable players in the later rounds of the draft and will strive to continue that trend later this April. There are numerous prospects already on the minds of NFL teams, but a few will certainly slip through the cracks. Brad Wilbricht breaks down five defensive sleepers currently flying under the radar who could develop into dependable performers.
Appleby was ranked as the 30th best defensive end recruit in the country by Scout.com.
The early decision for Virginia Beach (Va.) Salem linebacker <b>Antonio Appleby</b> surprised everyone, including Appleby himself. It took a visit last weekend to let him realize why he wanted to become a Cavalier.