Joe Vellano

New England Patriots #72

  • Born: 10/30/88
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 300
  • Seasons: 2

Reaction: Isaac Sopoaga Traded to Patriots

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By acquiring Isaac Sopoaga from the Eagles, the New England Patriots have made a move that will bolster their defensive tackle depth and serve to improve their shaky run defense.

DL Armstead, WR Harrison Can Practice This Week

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Two Patriots placed on the NFI list in the preseason are now eligible to begin practicing: defensive lineman Armond Armstead and wide receiver Mark Harrison

Joe Vellano Struggled Against Run vs. Bengals

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As ProFootballFocus.com recently pointed out, Patriots rookie defensive tackle struggled to defend the run in place of Vince Wilfork against the Bengals.

Report: Vince Wilfork Tears Achilles Tendon

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It's a worst possible scenario for Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork: he has reportedly tore his achilles tendon.

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Wilfork carted off field with ankle injury

The Patriots have lost their best defensive player to injury, at least temporarily.

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