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Patriots claim Gilbert Pena off waivers from Packers

Nick Lamaison AP

The New England Patriots have claimed defensive tackle Gilbert Pena off waivers from the Green Bay Packers and waived/injured lineman Brice Schwab.

Pena signed with the Packers as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Mississippi. He played in the Packers first three preseason games and recorded two tackles.

Schwab also played in the first three games of the preseason for New England before being waived Tuesday.

Pena adds depth to the Patriots’ defensive tackle position as the team had just five tackles on their roster.

 

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7 Responses to “Patriots claim Gilbert Pena off waivers from Packers”
  1. Carl Gerbschmidt says: Aug 28, 2013 6:05 AM

    You know your team is deep when the Patriots sign your castoffs…

  2. firestarter0728 says: Aug 28, 2013 7:38 AM

    You gotta get up pretty early in the morning to beat the Vikings at signing ex-Packer players.

  3. swagger52 says: Aug 28, 2013 8:03 AM

    No problem…You only need to carry about 5 defensive lineman when you play in the AFC Least.
    The jets and bills are a joke. Even Tom Brady can throw for 4000 yards in that division.

  4. jimmysee says: Aug 28, 2013 9:02 AM

    Gilbert’s a good one — good move by the Pats.

  5. sandblastermoron says: Aug 28, 2013 9:04 AM

    it must be sad when you can’t even make the packers defense!!!!!

  6. pukinbuzzard says: Aug 28, 2013 1:13 PM

    @swagger52, you think they’re cheatin too? prolly got a hardone for Brady, they win win win, not luck, not the division, just a GREAT TEAM!!! Haters abound on these blogs.

  7. lee2615 says: Sep 3, 2013 8:37 PM

    Your**

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