For an explanation of the grading system, click here.

  • Elite, franchise-altering players
  • Good players worthy of multi-year contracts
  • Average players
  • Minimum salary players
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
  • POSITION
  • 2013 TEAM
  • 2014 TEAM
  • GRADE
UFA
Darrelle
Revis
CB
A
UFA
SIGNED
Julian
Edelman
WR
B
UFA
SIGNED
Aqib
Talib
CB
B
UFA
SIGNED
Brandon
LaFell
WR
C+
UFA
SIGNED
LeGarrette
Blount
RB
C
UFA
Austin
Collie
WR
C
UFA
SIGNED
Dane
Fletcher
LB
C
Cut
Steve
Gregory
DB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Michael
Hoomanawanui
TE
C
Cut
SIGNED
Will
Smith
DE
C
UFA
SIGNED
Brandon
Spikes
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Ryan
Wendell
OL
C
UFA
SIGNED
Patrick
Chung
S
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Brandon
Browner
CB
D
UFA
Andre
Carter
DE
D
Cut
SIGNED
Cory
Grissom
DT
D
UFA
SIGNED
Charley
Hughlett
C
D
Cut
SIGNED
Josh
Hull
LB
D
Cut
Sam
McGuffie
WR
D
Cut
SIGNED
T.J.
Moe
WR
D
UFA
SIGNED
Matthew
Mulligan
TE
D
Cut
Taylor
Reed
LB
D
Cut
Isaac
Sopoaga
DT
D
UFA
SIGNED
Will
Svitek
OT
D
Cut
SIGNED
Adrian
Wilson
DB
D
Cut
Markus
Zusevics
OT
D
RFA
SIGNED
Danny
Aiken
LS
N/A