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Pats Add TE Fauria

Ian Logue
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March 17, 2002 at 5:10 pm ET

Posted: Mar 17, 2002 05:10
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FOXBORO, MA — The Patriots have added another tight end to their roster after reaching an agreement with former Seattle Seahawk, Christian Fauria.

ESPN.com is reporting that New England has agreed to a contract with the free-agent tight end, and he will sign a three-year deal reportedly worth $3.8 million, including an $800,000 signing bonus.

Fauria is 6’4″, 245-pounds, and has been a consistent contributor the last five seasons, appearing in all but one game during that span. Last season he played in 16 games with 11-starts, catching 21-balls for 188-yards and a touchdown.

For his career, he’s appeared in 103-games starting 73 of them, with 166-receptions for 1683 yards and 7-touchdowns.

About Ian Logue

Ian Logue is a Seacoast native and owner and senior writer for PatsFans.com, an independent media site covering the New England Patriots and has been running this site in one form or another since 1997.


Posted Under: 2002 Patriots Offseason
Tags: Christian Fauria Seattle Seahawks

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