RSS

Patriots add pair of CFL players

Armstead, Vega come from north of the border to play in New England. Terry McCormick

Print This January 26, 2013, 05:57 PM EST

The New England Patriots have signed a pair of players from the Canadian Football League, apparently with the thought of beefing up their pass rush and defense.

Per the Boston Globe, the Patriots have agreed to terms with defensive end Armond Armstead, formerly of the Toronto Argonauts, and with end/linebacker Jason Vega, who spent last season with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Vega has yet to be officially released from his contract to join the Pats.

Follow me on Twitter @TerryMc13

Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com

NFP's Introduction to Scouting Class is now registering for our Winter sessions! Save $200 if you register before December 1st! REGISTER NOW!

Check out our partners at TiqIQ for the best deals on all games on the 2014 NFL schedule.

NFP Inside Content. All Season.