FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots have re-signed longtime starting offensive lineman Stephen Neal.
The team didn't disclose terms of the deal, which was announced Tuesday.
In 2008, Neal started the final nine games on a Patriots team that set rushing records in yards, touchdowns and yards per carry.
Last season, Neal was part of a line that allowed 18 sacks, the team's fewest since the NFL switched to a 16-game schedule in 1978.
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