Lions cut TE Roberts after trade with Pats is voided
By Andie Hagemann
Spherical The NFL Author
June 14, 2019 at 04:32 p.m.
June 14, 2019 at 04:50 p.m.
Michael Roberts is never forever in actual fact joining the Patriots after all.
In some unspecified time in the future after Detroit traded the tight cease to Contemporary England on Thursday in alternate for a conditional seventh-round snatch in 2020, the pact has been voided.
Roberts used to be reverted to the Lions’ roster and used to be therefore waived, the team confirmed Friday.
Roberts battled injuries right thru his two seasons in Detroit, which hindered his affect on the sector. The 2017 fourth-round snatch compiled accurate 100 receiving yards in eight games closing season.
Whereas the trade didn’t fully materialize, Roberts could perchance well moreover cease up joining the tight cease-needy Patriots by the waiver wire at no designate to their future draft picks.