National Football League free agency rumors: Raiders to pursue Le'Veon Bell

Heather Diaz
March 12, 2019

The 49ers made Brown a seventh-round draft pick out of Florida in 2015 and traded him to the Patriots on April 27, 2018, in exchange for moving up in the draft from the No. 143 overall pick to No. 95. Additionally, from the Steelers' perspecitve, sending him to New England would have been the equivalent sending a problem employee on an all-expenses-paid vacation to a luxury island.

With Trent Brown reportedly heading out the door, the Patriots may have a ready-made replacement at left tackle waiting in the wings. An remarkable athlete for his size, Brown posted a solid season protecting Tom Brady's blindside before becoming a free agent. But the 22-year-old has been recovering and could compete for the spot Brown appears to be vacating. Wynn, for one, says he's worthy of it.

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News of Brown's departure broke as the NFL's legal tampering window opened up at noon on Monday. Linebacker Ja'Whaun Bentley didn't get into specifics, but still showed his support for his former teammate cashing in big. Curiously, news of the signing came less than 10 minutes into the start of the window where National Football League teams can begin negotiating with player agents. Expect the Patriots to focus on the offensive line in both free agency and next month at the NFL Draft.

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