Patriots trade for tight end Martellus Bennett

The Chicago Bears traded tight end Martellus Bennett to the New England Patriots for a fourth-round draft pick. The Bears sent a sixth-round pick to New England. Bennett had 11 games last season for Chicago, catching 53 passes for 439 yards and three touchdowns. He'll now work in tandem with Rob Gronkowski. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
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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