The New England Patriots have added yet another veteran player as the prepare for the 2011 season. The team announced on Sunday that linebacker Niko Koutouvides has agreed to terms.
Koutouvides joined the Seahawks as a fourth-round pick in 2004. After four seasons in Seattle, he spent a year with the Broncos. He played for the Bucs in 2009 and 2010.
Despite only starting two career games, Koutouvides has appeared in 103 regular-season contests and eight postseason games. He has 101 career special-teams tackles.