What had been reported and talked about several weeks ago has come to fruition with the New England Patriots signing wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders to an offer sheet, per Adam Schefter of ESPN.com.
Sanders, a restricted free agent, signed only a one-year offer with the Patriots.
The Pittsburgh Steelers now have five days to match the offer or let Sanders join the Patriots.
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