Report: Patriots sign West Virginia linebacker Anthony Leonard
|07.26.11 at 12:33 pm ET|
According to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Patriots have inked former West Virginia inside linebacker Anthony Leonard.
An undrafted free agent, Leonard had 65 tackles, one sack and one forced fumble as a senior last year. He stands at 6-foot-1 and 246 pounds. He can play both inside and outside, though he was projected to be an inside linebacker after his college career. Scouting reports note that his tackling is his biggest strength.
2017 PATRIOTS DRAFT PICKS
2017 NFL DRAFT
Latest from Bleacher Report
- Conor McDermott NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Seattle Seahawks'...
- Deatrich Wise Jr NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for New England...
- Brandin Cooks' Contract Option Reportedly Exercised by Patriots
- Derek Rivers Becomes 1st Player Drafted by Super Bowl Champion Patriots...
- Mike Gillislee's Patriots Contract Offer Sheet Declined by Bills
- Malcolm Butler Reportedly 'Highly Unlikely' to Be Traded Despite Saints...
- Patriots Schedule 2017-18: Game-by-Game Predictions for the Entire Season