Patriots re-sign DL Alan Branch and OL Cameron Fleming

The Patriots announced on Monday that they have re-signed defensive lineman Alan Branch and offensive lineman Cameron Fleming. Branch, 32, has 96 tackles, 2.5 sacks and three forced fumbles in 39 games for the Patriots after signing with the team in 2014. During the 2016 season Branch played more snaps up front for the Patriots defense than any other player.