Busy Day For The New England Patriots

The New England Patriots re-signed Deion Branch to a one-year contract on Friday! (Photo Credit: Zimbio.com)

By NoontimeSports.com

It’s been a busy day for the local professional pigskin squad, as the New England Patriots re-signed wide receiver Deion Branch to a one-year contract.

Branch, who will enter his seventh season with New England, has played in 130 games and started 107 of them, as well as recorded 502 receptions for 6,499 yards and 39 touchdowns in 11 seasons.

This past year, Branch started 15 games and tallied 51 receptions for 702 yards and five touchdowns.

Also on Friday, the Patriots signed free agent Tony Fiammetta and unrestricted free agent Spencer Larsen.

Fiammetta has played three seasons in the NFL with the Carolina Panthers, (2009-2010) and Dallas Cowboys (2011), while Larsen spent the last four seasons with the Denver Broncos.

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