Report: Patriots sign OT Will Svitek
|03.17.13 at 5:28 pm ET|
The Patriots have signed veteran offensive tackle Will Svitek, according to ESPN.
The 31-year-old Svitek, a 6-foot-6, 308-pounder out of Stanford, has played for the Chiefs and Falcons over the course of his career, starting 16 of a possible 61 games. Svitek entered the 2012 season as Atlanta’s backup left tackle, but he missed the entire season after suffering what the team termed an upper arm injury.
His best season came in 2011 when he started 10 games at left tackle in place of Sam Baker.
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