New York Jets wide receiver Plaxico Burress (17) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
New England Patriots work out Plaxico Burress
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Free-agent receiver Plaxico Burress was headed to New England on Sunday to work out for the Patriots, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
A league source told Schefter that Burress is considered among the Patriots’ list of emergency replacement possibilities, but the team does not intend to sign the veteran receiver at this time.
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