The Patriots placed defensive back Will Allen, safety Josh Barrett and fullback Spencer Larsen on njured reserve. Tight end Jake Ballard and defensive lineman Myron Pryor were placed on the reserve physically unable to perform list.
Rookie offensive lineman Markus Zusevics was placed on the reserve non-football injury list.
The Patriots climed first-year wide receiver Kerry Tayor off waivers from the Minnesota Vikings.
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