Gay Signs With Saints
Cornerback Randall Gay is now an ex-Patriot. Yesterday, he agreed to a four year contract with the New Orleans Saints. Although it would have been nice to keep him (and Randall used to be one of my favorite players), he won’t be too hard to replace. Gay is quick, and makes good breaks, but he is really nothing but a fringe starter / nickelback.
Donte Stallworth Signs with Browns
Ex-Patriots receiver Donte Stallworth has agreed to a SEVEN year deal with the Cleveland Browns. This comes less than a week after the Patriots declined to pick up his huge option, making him a free agent.
Patriots not in the Mix for Sheppard
After Samuel signed with the Eagles, there was a lot of speculation if the Patriots would go after Eagles’ cornerback Lito Sheppard (who was disgruntled after being forced out of the starting lineup by Samuel, as well as contract issues). However, according to sources, the Patriots haven’t showed preliminary trade interest towards Sheppard.