Patriots sign Austin Collie

The New England Patriots have signed former Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Austin Collie, according to ESPN Boston.

The Patriots have had injury issues with wide receiver Danny Amendola sidelined with a groin injury.

Collie was last with the San Francisco 49ers and recently worked out for the Tennessee Titans and San Diego Chargers.

Collie has a history of health issues, including several concussions and a ruptured patellar tendon.

He's a highly-skilled possession receiver who caught 172 passes for 16 touchdowns during a three-year span for the Colts.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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