The New England Patriots released veteran wide receiver Donald Jones, the team announced Friday. Jones was part of a second tier of receivers looking to break through, which includes rookies Kenbrell Thompkins, Aaron Dobson and Josh Boyce and Mark Harrison, along with former Tennessee Titan Lavelle Hawkins and third-year player Kamar Aiken. (ESPN)
FF Today's Take:This will clear the way for rookies Dobson and Boyce to get more reps during training camp. Danny Amendola, Michael Jenkins and Julian Edelman are veterans that sit atop the depth chart at the moment.