Pats cut Dearth, Maneri; sign long snapper Aiken

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Pats cut Dearth, Maneri; sign long snapper Aiken

The Patriots released long snapper James Dearth and offensive lineman Steve Maneri today.And while their big-name signing on Sunday came in the form of Brian Waters, they also picked up long snapper Danny Aiken, who was cut by the Buffalo Bills.Aiken is a 6-foot-4, 250-pound rookie out of Virginia. The Patriots signed Dearth just last week to take over long snapping duties for Matt Katula, who was cut after the Patriots' ugly preseason defeat in Detroit.
Maneri was a fixture on the Patriots practice squad last season.

Tom Brady will be able to workout with "body guru" Alex Guerrero during suspension

Tom Brady will be able to workout with "body guru" Alex Guerrero during suspension

According to Brian McCarthy in the NFL public relations office, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will be allowed to work out with his body guru/business partner, Alex Guerrero, during his four-game suspension at the beginning of the season. However, no football information may come thru the Patriots for Guerrero to pass on to Brady.

Guerrero works with other players and travels with team.

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