Patriots release Woods; add Moore

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, Last Updated: 2:12 PM ET

FOXBORO, Mass. -- The New England Patriots have released linebacker Pierre Woods and signed defensive lineman Eric Moore.

Woods was signed by the Patriots on November 17 and appeared in two games, finishing with one tackle, one sack and two special teams tackles. He had been released in training camp after logging 48 tackles and one sack in 52 games over the previous four seasons.

Moore has spent time with the Giants, Saints and Rams since 2005. He spent the last seven games of the 2009 campaign on the Carolina practice squad and was released by the Panthers in September.


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