October 1, 2023


Davis appeared in 33 video games over the previous two seasons.

Jamie Collins Sr., Ja’Whaun Bentley, and Carl Davis Jr. stroll off the sector close to the top of the sport. Jim Davis/Globe Workers

The Patriots, in a considerably shocking transfer, lower veteran defensive deal with Carl Davis on Saturday.

“It’s been a enjoyable 3 years,” Davis wrote on Instagram. “I positively am (grateful) for the chance right here in New England. Time to take my janky a** to the unemployment line.”

The 31-year-old appeared in 33 video games over the previous two seasons in New England, beginning six. He totaled 19 tackles and a sack in 2021 and added 11 tackles, a sack, and a fumble restoration in 2022.

Christian Barmore, Daniel Ekuale, Davon Godchaux, Lawrence Man, Sam Roberts, Keion White, and Deatrich Clever are all within the combine on the line of defense, although it’s potential one other transfer or two may very well be coming.

The Patriots are at 88 gamers as of Saturday night time. The deadline to get to 53 is Tuesday at 4 p.m. EST.