Former LSU wide receiver Brandon LaFell has been released by the New England Patriots, according to multiple sources.


After the news broke, the six-year NFL veteran sent the following message out on Instagram:

quote:

blafell1: First I want to thank the Kraft family and Bill for giving me the opportunity to play for a first class organization. My teammates for the relationship and memories on and off the field. TB 12 gonna miss you homie appreciate you the past two seasons your GREAT BOSS. 80,17,87,11,32,30,21,26,91,54,95,18 and the OLine gonna miss you boy. Stay up and keep grinding.. APPRECIATE EVERYTHING #patsnation love the fan support #Superbowl #champ #One9
Lafell, a native of Houston, TX, played at LSU from 2005-2009 and was on the 2007 National Championship team.
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Another LSU player with a super bowl and national championship ring. Gotta love it!
Reply61 months
Saints are allergic to LSU players though
Reply61 months
Good character, we're in need of a veteran receiver. He's a veteran. Might not cost too much. Perhaps we save a draft pick on a receiver. Pick him up??
Reply61 months
I'd love to see the Saints pick him up.
Reply61 months
He puts on a camp for underprivileged kids here in Houston every summer, that stays under the radar. It does not get any news coverage because that's how he wants it. one of my coworkers grew up with Brandon and helps out with the camp every summer. He brings in a slew of current NFL players to help out, they volunteer and do not get paid a single dollar. Brandon is a legit great guy
Reply61 months
He already has caught a touchdown in a nation championship and a superbowl. He caught the first touchdown in the superbowl last year iirc.
Reply61 months
Great Tiger! National Champion & Super Bowl Champ. He will catch a TD in a Championship Game!
Reply61 months
Texans will get him
Reply61 months
Awesome response by Lafell. :cheers:
Reply61 months
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