The Patriots have had at least one undrafted free agent make the opening day roster for 14 consecutive seasons. Prior to the draft, they had a whopping 27 undrafted free agents on the roster. It goes without saying that identifying and signing UDFA's is a vital part of their team-building process.
And so, with the draft complete, the team has started putting together this year’s group of UDFA’s. Various outlets — including our own draft analyst Mike Loyko — have confirmed the signings, and some of the players have confirmed the news via Twitter. Here are the ones we know of to this point: