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Pats Pulpit Aug 15, 2016

Patriots DEs Chris Long and Shea McClellin can revitalize their careers in New England

The two former first round picks fell off with their past teams, but both have found a new home and role in New England’s defensive scheme. The Patriots have a habit of increasing players’ worth after stepping into New England. In 2014, the Patriots acquired linebacker Akeem Ayers and a seventh-round pick from Tennessee in exchange for a sixth-round pick. Following his season with the Patriots, Ayers inked a two-year, $6 million deal. In 2015, the Patriots looked to the trade block for another asset in defensive tackle Akiem Hicks. The Patriots sent over tight end Michael Hoomanawanui...
Times-Picayune Aug 10, 2016

Saints' Michael Hoomanawanui enjoys practice with former teammates

Hoomanawanui catches up with Patriots players