Usually when the Patriots get "flexed" -- the flex schedule-adjustment option that the networks have to ensure compelling prime-time matchups late in the season -- it's a move from an early start
FOXBORO -- New England's signing of LaQuan Williams got swallowed up by the bye.
There was a certain amount of drum-pounding in the offseason for the Patriots to make a move -- ANY MOVE -- and one of those recommended was signing Ed Reed.
So this popped up on TMZ's website earlier today . . .