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RB Donald Brown gets $50,000 signing bonus in deal with Patriots
A closer look at the contract signed by running back Donald Brown with the New England Patriots, while examining what it means for Brown and the team.
Terms: One year, $965,000
Signing bonus: $50,000
Base salary: $885,000 ($250,000 guaranteed)
Split salary: $453,000 (in the event of injury)
Workout bonus: $30,000
Salary cap charge: $680,000
Report: Patriots Player May Have Witnessed Tray Walker Crash In Miami
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker is in critical condition after police say he was involved in a dirt bike crash in Miami.
There is an unconfirmed report a player from the New England Patriots may have seen it.
Miami-Dade Police say Walker was riding a Honda dirt bike with no lights and wearing dark clothing when he collided with a Ford Escape at about 8 p.m. Thursday.
New England Patriots coaching staff: Bill Belichick’s son, Steve, takes over as safeties coach
The New England Patriots have announced their coaching staff for the 2016 season, and Bill Belichick’s son, Steve, has been named the team’s safeties coach.
Steve Belichick was previously a coaching assistant. This will be his fourth year with the Patriots.
Belichick replaced Brian Flores, who moved to Patriots linebackers coach. Flores takes over for Pat Graham.
Graham took a job with the Giants as their defensive line coach earlier in the offseason.