Patriots release WR Jabar Gaffney

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Tuesday August 28th, 2012

The New England Patriots have released veteran wide receiver Jabar Gaffney, according to reports on Twitter.

[tweet https://twitter.com/judybattista/status/240207614384951296]

The 31-year-old Gaffney was coming off the best season of his career. He caught 68 passes for 947 yards and five touchdowns with the Redskins last year.

He had played three seasons for New England, from 2006 to 2008. During those years, he caught a total of 85 passes. The Patriots, deep at wide receiver, also released veteran Donte' Stallworth on Monday.

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