Patriots Sign Sixth-Round DL Sam Roberts

According to Aaron Wilson, the Patriots have signed sixth-round DL Sam Roberts

He’s the first of New England’s 10-player draft class to sign. 

Rd Player Pos. Note
1 Cole Strange OG  
2 Tyquan Thornton WR  
3 Marcus Jones CB  
4 Jack Jones DB  
4 Pierre Strong Jr. RB  
4 Bailey Zappe QB  
6 Kevin Harris RB  
6 Sam Roberts DE Signed
6 Chasen Hines OG  
7 Andrew Stueber OG  

Roberts, 24, played five years at Northwest Missouri State in Division-II and was a three-time all-conference player. 

He’s projected to sign a four-year deal worth $3,831,477 that also includes a signing bonus of $171,477. 

For his career, Roberts appeared in 50 games and made 38 starts while recording 184 total tackles, 47 tackles for loss, 18.5 sacks, two forced fumbles, one interception, four blocked kicks and six pass deflections. 

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