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  1. IcyPatriot

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    Daneil Fells Signed

    Patriots have added Daniel Fells to the team according to Ian Rapoport.

    http://www.bostonherald.com/blogs/s...ent-with-ex-broncos-starting-te-daniel-fells/


     
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    Pats Sign TE Daniel Fells

    per Ian Rapoport via twitter.
     
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    Really like this signing. What a great offseason this has been so far.
     
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    Already knows the offense, and I guess that McDaniels already knows him. Seems like a solid back-up/depth signing.
     
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    Great off season is right, hope there's money left for Landry
     
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    Good signing! I hope he stays with the team. We could really use a 3rd TE in case Arron or Gronk go down.
     
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    Fells was the starting TE for the Denver Broncos.
     
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    Or for 3 TE sets.
     
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    That was quick. Did the plane even land yet?:D
    Seriously, this is a good signing.
     
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    We are making a terrific offense :eek:.
     
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    He doesn't know the offense. Despite playing for each of McDaniels last 2 teams, they were in the wrong order. Was with the Rams in 2010 when McDaniels was with Broncos and was with the Broncos in 2011 when McDaniels was with the Rams.
     
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    Pinch me, is this all real... lets see Gronk, Hernandez, Welker, Lloyd, Gonsalves and now Fells... this is real good and we are reloading again. Oops forgot about #85....

    Nice that the Pats can manage the cap so effectively, and take this opportunity to make this team better on paper..
     
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    All of a sudden splitting Hernandez out wide helps the receiver position.
     
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    I think this means we will see ahern playing more receiver than te...this guy is a other pass catcher so it gives brady another option.

    Will we focus mainly on defense in the draft?
     
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    In typical Belichick fashion, he is filling needs on both sides of the ball so that he can take the best players on their board in the draft.
     
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    Bostonherald.com: The 28-year-old UC Davis product may be to the Patriots what veteran Alge Crumpler was in 2009, a blocker and pass-catcher.

    Thank goodness for that insight from the Herald.
     
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    ...nice....now start developing Solder over there on the left side...great signing.
     
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    Good move. The guy is a pretty good #2 TE and a spectacular #3 TE.

    The offense is pretty much done other than depth filling. The rest of free agency and the draft will likely focus on defense.
     
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