UPDATE: According to Erika Leigh, the New England Patriots are finalizing a deal with John Abraham.
Source: #Patriots reportedly finalizing terms of contract with DE John Abraham.
— Erika Leigh (@_ErikaLeigh) March 15, 2013
According to a tweet by Albert Beer of the NFL Network, former Atlanta Falcons’ defensive lineman John Abraham will be visiting the New England Patriots on Friday.
In addition to Adrian Wilson, Patriots will host ex-Falcons DE John Abraham on a visit tomorrow.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 15, 2013
Abraham was the 2nd ranked defensive end on our free agent rankings list, and would add some nice veteran depth to the Patriots’ pass rush.
In 16 games with the Falcons in 2012, the former Pro Bowler had 35 tackles, 6 forced fumbles and 10.0 sacks.