PATRIOTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PATRIOTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Former Ute Sealver Siliga fights to stay with Patriots http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238519-77/siliga-season-patriots-defensive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238519-77/siliga-season-patriots-defensive.html.csp">NFL: Former Ute Sealver Siliga fights to stay with Patriots</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HOWARD ULMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T23:19:25.113-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Foxborough, Mass. • Sealver Siliga knows about trying to stand out in a crowd. The youngest of 11 siblings finally found steady work with the New England Patriots after being let go by three NFL teams. Now he’s part of a large group of defensive tackles trying to stay with the club. Siliga played well after being signed late last season. Now he’s taking nothing for granted. “The time I felt comfortable, I got [traded],” he said Tuesday. “I’ve been around. So I don’t ever let myself feel comforta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582385192014-07-29T23:19:25.113-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T23:19:25.113-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238519@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:19:25 MDT Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp">Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.928-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The New England Patriots announced Monday the signing of rookie free agent and former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna. Manumaleuna was originally picked up by the New York Giants following the draft, but was released on June 19. Manumaleuna had 143 tackles and 5.5 sacks in his time at BYU. UCLA defense lineman Seali’i Epenesa was released to make room for Manumaleuna. -Brennan Smith bsmith@sltrib.com Twitter: @BrennanJSmith</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207466@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT NFL Notes: Te’o back practicing with Chargers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58047758-77/team-says-sherman-brady.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58047758-77/team-says-sherman-brady.html.csp">NFL Notes: Te’o back practicing with Chargers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T21:12:21.75-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Diego • Manti Te’o is back practicing with the San Diego Chargers instead of working on a side field. Says Te’o: “It’s way better than running gassers, that’s for sure.” Until Monday, Te’o had been working on a side field during organized team activities — which are practices in shorts, jerseys and helmets — after having surgery on his right foot in late January. The inside linebacker says he’s about four or five pounds lighter than he was during his rookie season, which got off to a slow s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580477582014-06-09T21:12:21.75-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-09T21:12:21.75-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58047758@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 21:12:21 MDT