Patriots Sign OL Darrion Weems

Ken Bell

kbell@abc6.com

PATRIOTS SIGN ROOKIE FREE AGENT OL DARRION WEEMS

 

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The
New England Patriots announced today the signing of rookie free agent
OL Darrion Weems. Terms of the contract were not announced.

  
Weems, 23, originally was signed by the Minnesota Vikings as a rookie
free agent out of Oregon on May 4, 2012 and was released by the Vikings
on July 24, 2012.

  
The 6-foot-5, 302 pounder started all 14 games at left tackle last
season and was part of an offensive unit that ranked third in the nation
in scoring, fifth in rushing and sixth in total offense.

 

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