The Patriots have filled their final open roster spot with free agent defensive lineman Tim Bulman, ProFootballTalk.com is reporting.
A graduate of BC High who went on to play at Boston College, Bulman spent the last six seasons with the Texans, with 41 games played (one start). He played in 10 games last year.
He was signed as an undrafted rookie by the Cardinals in 2005, and spent that season with Arizona, playing in eight games.
Bulman is 6-foot-4, 281 pounds.