The New England Patriots are reportedly close to signing wide receiver Michael Jenkins. Jenkins was drafted by the Falcons in 2004 and has played for both Atlanta and the Vikings in his career. This is likely a depth signing for the Patriots but is just another weapon in Tom Brady’s arsenal.
Patriots are signing WR Michael Jenkins
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) March 28, 2013
Last season, Jenkins appeared in all 16 games for the Vikings and finished the season with 40 receptions for 449 yards and 2 touchdowns. In 130 career games, Jenkins has 354 receptions, 4,427 yards and 25 touchdowns.