The newest member to be jettisoned from Foxboro is Tim Wright.
Bill Belichick traded for the 25-year-old tight end last August, shipping Logan Mankins to Tampa Bay for Wright and a fourth-round draft pick.
Wright is an athletic tight end who had just 26 receptions and 259 yards in 2014, but snagged six touchdowns. His production was all over the map. The tight end appeared in six regular season games without a catch. He also earned two touchdowns on five grabs in Week 12. However, Wright didn't have a single catch in the Pats' playoff run.
Wright is subject to waivers. Given his age and scoring production in two years, he's likely to find a landing spot quickly. But after almost being cut by the Buccaneers last year, then being jettisoned by the Pats, teams might approach Wright warily. Tight end-needy squads like the Atlanta Falcons or New Orleans Saints could be in line for his services.
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