Source: Patriots have released DL Alex Silvestro
|09.03.11 at 12:07 pm ET|
A league source indicates that the Patriots have released defensive lineman Alex Silvestro. A 6-foot-3, 267-pounder out of Rutgers who was signed as a rookie free agent on July 27, the 22-year-old saw limited time this preseason as a member of New England’s defensive line. He does have practice squad eligibility.