Update: USN Players Not Signed
Navy FB Eric Kettani
Navy FB Eric Kettani
PatriotsInsider.com
Posted Apr 27, 2009


PatriotsInsider.com has received an update on the status of two players who reportedly signed deals with the New England Patriots.

Bill Belichick has a special afinity for the players from the US Armed Forces, specifically the US Navy. But contrary to a published report, two members of the US Navy are not headed to New England.

The agent for the players issued the following statement:

"Despite an earlier report, Eric Kettani and Tyree Barnes have not signed free agent contracts with the New England Patriots or any other NFL Team. I have had some discussions with the Patriots regarding the possibility along with several other teams but nothing has been signed."

Both players, are talented NFL prospects who went undrafted this past weekend. Like all members of the US Armed forces, they're obligated to fulfill their military commitment before their next career can commence.

 



Related Stories
Patriots Add Eight Players To Roster
 -by PatriotsInsider.com  May 4, 2009
Navy got it right on Kettani
 -by GoMids.com  Feb 22, 2009
Wednesday's UA Senior Bowl Insider Notes
 -by ScoutNFLNetwork.com  Jan 21, 2009

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> Free Agency &
   Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from PatriotsInsider.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
WR Tyree Barnes (profile)
FB Eric Kettani (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Kecoughtan HS > Alumni
Football > Lake Catholic HS > Alumni
Football > New England
[View My HotList]