Thursday, March 12, 2015

Patriots announce trio of defensive signings

The New England Patriots have signed free agents cornerback Chimdi Chekwa, linebacker Jonathan Freeny and defensive frontman Jabaal Sheard.

Sheard, a four-year veteran, highlights the group. The former second-rounder has played in 61 games with 50 starts for the Cleveland Browns, amassing 190 total tackles, 23 sacks, seven forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.


Follow AFC East Daily @AFCEastDaily