Free-agent wide receiver Plaxico Burress is traveling from New Jersey to New England on Sunday to work out for the Patriots, league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Sunday.
New England Patriots offensive tackle Matt Light formally announced his retirement in a ceremony at the team's team hall of fame on Monday.
The New England Patriots on Thursday signed free-agent linebacker Bobby Carpenter, a former first-round draft selection of the Dallas Cowboys in 2006.
New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo returned to practice on Friday, less than two weeks after suffering a sprained MCL in his left knee in a game in Oakland on Oct. 2. Initial reports suggested Mayo would miss 4-6 weeks.