Receiver Josh Boyce has signed his contract with the Patriots. Boyce, out of Texas Christian, was taken in the fourth round, the 102d overall pick.
Like all draft picks, Boyce receives a four-year contract; under the slotting system, his deal is worth a total of $2.64 million, including a $477,000 signing bonus.
Listed at 5 feet 11 inches, 206 pounds, Boyce had 66 catches for 891 yards and seven touchdowns for TCU last fall.
He is the fifth of New England's seven draft picks to sign.