Patriots sign two rookie free agent wide receivers

Patriots sign two rookie free agent wide receivers
May 27, 2014, 4:15 pm
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The Patriots roster is now at 90 players.

New England announced two signings on Tuesday: two rookie free agent wide receivers, Van Hooser out of Troy State and Reese Wiggins out of East Carolina.

Van Hooser stands at 6-foot, 197 pounds and finished with 55 receptions for 805 yards and nine touchdowns in three years. He also returned kickoffs.

Wiggins, at 5-foot-11, 193 pounds, earned All-Conference USA Honorable Mention as a senior in 2013 after finishing with 26 receptions for 372 yards and four touchdowns. He finished his career at East Carolina with 80 receptions for 1,012 yards and eight touchdowns.