SUNRISE, FL Tim Thomas gets the start for the Bruins looking to even his record at 4-4 for the month and right the ship, and hell stand behind a Bs team thats looking for anything to hang their Black and Gold hat on.
Jordan Caron has been pushed up with David Krejci and Milan Lucic on the top line, and the ultra-effective two-way line of Patrice Bergeron, Tyler Seguin and Brad Marchand will be reunited after a handful of games away from each other. Here are the lines with Adam McQuaid taking the pregame warm-up for the first time since suffering in upper-body injury Sunday in Pittsburgh. McQuaid was expected to be a healthy scratch, but a game time decision had him in the lineup.
The Patriots have reportedly added nine undrafted free agents after selecting nine players in the 2016 NFL Draft.
DJ Foster, RB/WR, Arizona State
Shaquille Powell, RB, Duke
De’Runnya Wilson, TE/WR, Miss State
Steven Scheu, TE, Vanderbilt
Woodrow Hamilton, DT, Mississippi State
CJ Johnson, LB, Mississippi State
V’Angelo Bentley, CB, Illinois
Jonathan Jones, CB, Auburn
Cre’Von LeBlanc, CB, Florida Atlantic
Foster is arguably the highest profile player the Patriots signed and was filmed celebrating the moment.
Foster has the versatility the Patriots looks for. He played running back over his first three collegiate seasons before shifting to wide receiver. He finished his career at Arizona State with 666 total touches for 4,813 yards and 32 touchdowns.
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CSN Patriots Insider Tom E. Curran and Phil Perry discuss the Patriots picks they liked and which ones they didn't.
Watch the video above.