Patriots Sign 9 Rookie Free Agents, Including 3 Tight Ends

May 12, 2014 8:33 PM
Patriots Sign 9 Rookie Free Agents, Including 3 Tight Ends
" BOSTON (CBS) — After adding nine new players through the NFL Draft, the New England Patriots signed nine more undrafted free agents on Monday.

Included in the group are a trio of tight ends, two running backs, two linebackers, a defensive back and safety.

From the Patriots:

- Tight end Tyler Beck, 23, appeared in 49 games during his four-year career at Bowling Green and caught 25 passes for 348 yards and three touchdowns. The 6-foot-2, 257-pounder caught 10 passes for 177 yards for a 17.7 yards per catch average as a senior in 2013.

- Running back Roy Finch, 22, played in 47 games with 10 starts for Oklahoma, finishing his career with 262 rushing attempts for 1,412 yards and eight touchdowns. The 5-foot-7, 167-pounder also added 58 receptions for 442 yards and two touchdowns and returned 47 kicks for 1,099 yards with one touchdown. Last season, he played in 13 games with two starts and finished with 59 rushing attempts for 347 yards and caught 12 passes for 91 yards.

- Safety Shamiel Gary, 23, played his first two college seasons at Wyoming (2009-10) before transferring to Oklahoma State and redshirting in 2011 "

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