Pro Football Talk "We noted earlier that the Patriots traded tight end Michael Hoomanawanui to the Saints, and now we know what the Patriots got back. The Patriots got defensive end Akiem Hicks in the trade, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. The Saints are desperate for cap space and will save about..." October 01
TE Michael Hoomanawanui will re-sign with the #Patriots, per a league source.
Patriots LB Brandon Spikes, WR Aaron Dobson & OT Marcus Cannon not spotted at start of practice. TE Michael Hoomanawanui (knee) returns.