The New England Patriots announced that they released defensive end Cassius Marsh, Tuesday. To fill the void on the active roster, the team also announced the signing of defensive end Eric Lee from the Buffalo Bills practice squad.
After having a perfect day on Sunday and nailing a franchise-best 62-yard field goal in the New England Patriots' 33-8 win over the Oakland Raiders, Pats kicker Stephen Gostkowski has been named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week, for the third time this season, after leading the team in their 41-16 thrashing of the Denver Broncos, Sunday night.
Wednesday's news that the New England Patriots would be without their star linebacker, Dont'a Hightower, this week and potentially a bit longer was bad, but, unfortunately for the team, the news has gotten much worse.