In a trade that certainly shocked everyone in the NFL, the Patriots announced they traded defensive lineman Richard Seymour to the Oakland Raiders for a 1st round draft pick in 2011.
Mike Reiss in one of his last duties for the Boston Globe writes that Seymour’s salary now comes off the Pats’ cap.
Ian R. Rapoport of the Boston Herald also has a report.
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk has Bill Belichick’s comments on the trade.
BSMW Fearless Leader Bruce Allen has his thoughts over at Patriots Daily.
Christopher Price posts the entire Patriots press release on the trade at WEEI.com.
If any other news breaks, it’ll be posted here.
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