Reports: Patriots sign Trevor Scott

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Reports: Patriots sign Trevor Scott

From CSN Bay Area
The Patriots have signed former Raiders defensive endweakside linebacker Trevor Scott, according to numerous reports.

Scott, who turns 28 on Aug. 30, reportedly signed a one-year contract as a free agent.

The relatively inexpensive Scott showed much promise early in his career. He wracked up 12 sacks in his first two seasons, including seven in his second year.
However, he's only had 1 12 sacks the past two years.He blew out his left knee at Pittsburgh on Nov. 21, 2010 and missed the final six games of that season. While the 6-feet-5, 255-pound Scott played in 14 games last season, he was shut out in the sack department and only had seven tackles for the year.

Roethlisberger responds to Edelman comments: 'We've got our trophies'

Roethlisberger responds to Edelman comments: 'We've got our trophies'

On Monday, Julian Edelman took a light shot at the Steelers when asked about Antonio Brown streaming Mike Tomlin’s postgame speech on Facebook Live. 

"That's how that team is run," Edelman said on WEEI Monday. "I personally don't think that would be something that would happen in our locker room, but hey, whatever. Some people like red and some people like blue. Some people like tulips and some people like roses. Whatever."

Ben Roethlisberger, one of the players who was speaking during Brown’s video, was asked to respond to Edelman’s comments Wednesday. He did so by saying the Steelers are run in a manner that’s gotten them six Super Bowl championships. 

“I don’t think I need to speak much,” Roethlisberger said. “We’ve got our trophies out there. I’ve got owners that I think are the best in the business. They’re family to us, and I’m sure if he talked to his owner, he would say the same thing about the Rooneys. Anybody in here in the football world or the regular world that owns the Rooneys knows what they stand for. It’s a blessing to call them a family.”

Brown, whose actions were admonished by Tomlin Tuesday, could be fined if the NFL determines that he violated the league’s social media policy. The policy is as follows: 

"The use of social media by coaches, players, and other club football operations personnel is prohibited on game day (including halftime) beginning 90 minutes before kickoff until after the post-game locker room is open to the media and players have first fulfilled their obligation to be available to the news media who are at the game."

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