The New England Patriots executed a series of transactions today.

They brought back rookie cornerback Stephon Morris and defensive lineman Scott Vallone.

The Patriots cut wide receiver Kamar Aiken, cornerback Brandon Jones, veterna linebacker Niko Koutouvides, cornerback LeQuan Lewis and long snapper Mike Zupancic.

The Patriots also placed defensive tackle Cory Grissom and offensive tackle Markus Zusevics on injured reserve, and placed defensive lineman Armond Armstead and wide receiver Mark Harrison on the reserve/non-football injury list.

Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider

Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun