The New England Patriots have re-signed defensive tackle Alan Branch to a two-year deal.
Branch, 30, has played eight seasons in the NFL. In 2014, his first season with the Patriots—he signed in late October—Branch appeared in eight games and started two, recording 13 tackles and one pass deflection.
Branch appeared in all 16 games for the Buffalo Bills in 2013, recording 39 tackles and one pass deflection, but was released after an arrest for DUI.
- Mike Fiammetta