Patriots react to Brady news

Patriots players were quick to use social media on Monday to express their thoughts after news emerged that quarterback Tom Brady has agreed to a new contract that will give the team some financial flexibility as free agency approaches.

A few samples, first from Devin McCourty, who shares a Twitter account with his brother, Jason.

Patriots running back Shane Vereen didn’t specifically mention Brady, but certainly seemed like a happy man Monday.

Linebacker Dane Fletcher let his hashtag do the talking.

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