Thursday July 16, 2009
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The New England Patriots have signed defensive lineman Darryl Richard, their seventh-round draft pick.
Richard played at Georgia Tech before he was picked by the Patriots with the second of two seventh-round choices.
Richard was named second-team All-ACC as a senior. He won the prestigious Tatum Award as the top student-athlete among the league's football players.
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