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Patriots cuts continue: Stallworth, Bulman released

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Patriots cuts continue: Stallworth, Bulman released

When the Patriots came in to training camp with a glut of receivers, it appeared as though it might be difficult for Bill Belichick to find roster spots for all of them. One familiar name was cut on Monday.
According to Mike Florio over at Pro Football Talk, Donte' Stallworth has been released.
Stallworth was trying to make a return to the Patriots after being a part of New England's record-setting offense in 2007. He had three catches for 40 yards in Friday's exhibition against the Buccaneers, his best performance of the preseason.
That Stallworth had been returning kicks earlier in training camp seemed to bolster his chances of making the final roster. But he didn't make much of an impression in the return game, and with the arrival of speedster Jeff Demps, Stallworth's value on special teams was likely diminished.
The Patriots have also reportedly released DL Tim Bulman, a product of Boston College and Boston College High School who has spent the last six seasons with the Texans.

Belichick remembers Glenn: 'A good person with good intentions'

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Belichick remembers Glenn: 'A good person with good intentions'

Terry Glenn, the Patriots' top draft pick in 1996, died early Monday morning in a one-car accident in Irving, Texas. He was 43. 

Bill Belichick coached Glenn as an assistant with the Patriots during Glenn's rookie season. He was later Glenn's head coach in 2000 and 2001. Belichick traded Glenn to the Packers before the 2002 season after a tumultuous run in New England that involved legal trouble, injuries and clashes with the coaching staff.

During a conference call with reporters soon after the news of Glenn's death was published, Belichick remembered Glenn for his natural physical ability and "a good heart."

"I was pretty close with Terry," Belichick said, "and his rookie season was my first year here in '96, and so I had a lot of interaction with him and other people that were involved in his life and his upbringing separate from the Patriots. Terry's a very smart individual. Had a lot of, obviously, a lot of physical skill and talent. Could do a lot of things on the football field very naturally. And I think he was deep down inside a good person with good intentions and, you know, a good heart. Obviously it's very unfortunate. Very unfortunate passing. I mean, it's a sad day. Sad news."

According to reports, Glenn was with his fiancee at the time of the accident. She's being treated at a local hospital for unspecified injuries.

Bledsoe, other ex-Patriots react to Terry Glenn's death

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Bledsoe, other ex-Patriots react to Terry Glenn's death

Drew Bledsoe was among the ex-Patriots taking to Twitter to react to Terry Glenn's untimely death on Monday.

Glenn died Monday morning after being involved in a car crash in Texas. The former Patriots wide receiver was 43.

Bledsoe reacted to Glenn's death with a series of tweets speaking highly of who he referred to as favorite receiver:

 

Troy Brown, Lawyer Milloy, and Scott Zolak shared their sentiments as well.