Proctor grad Will Smith signs with Patriots


(WKTV) - A former Proctor High School grad will continue his NFL career with the New England Patriots.

The team announced Monday afternoon that former Proctor Raiders and New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith has signed a contract with that will bring him to Foxboro for next season.

Smith, 32, visited the Patriots early last month and is now newest member of Bill Belichick's squad.

He has had a couple of double-digit sack seasons, showing that he can be a productive player in the NFL. However, he was released this off-season by the Saints after tearing his ACL in training camp and missing all of last year. 

While the contract has been announced, the terms are not yet known.



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