T.J. Moe injures Achilles' tendon, released by Pats

2013-06-01T00:35:00Z 2013-06-01T07:23:04Z T.J. Moe injures Achilles' tendon, released by Pats stltoday.com
June 01, 2013 12:35 am

The New England Patriots waived undrafted rookie T.J. Moe today after the former Missouri receiver suffered a season-ending torn Achilles’ tendon, according to a league source.

Moe will undergo surgery next week in Columbia. He was not available to comment.

Moe went undrafted in April after catching 188 passes for 2,101 yards as a three-year starter for the Tigers. The former all-state quarterback at Fort Zumwalt West had free-agent offers from multiple teams, including the Rams, and agreed to the richest contract among the Patriots’ undrafted rookies, which reportedly included an $8,000 signing bonus and a guaranteed base salary of $22,000.

The Patriots did not disclose the reason for Moe’s release. (Dave Matter)

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