Report: Pats trade tight end Smith to Atlanta
FOXBORO, Mass. (WLNE) — The New England Patriots have traded tight end Jonnu Smith to the Atlanta Falcons for a seventh round pick.
The trade was first reported by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.
Smith never lived up to expectations in New England signing a 4-year, $50 million deal ahead of the 2021 season.
In his two years with the Patriots Smith only recorded one touchdown and had 55 catches for just 539 yards in two seasons.