Patriots confirm Branch, Winslow deals

The Patriots confirmed on Wednesday that they have re-signed receiver Deion Branch and linebacker Niko Koutovides, and also agreed to a deal with tight end Kellen Winslow Jr.

Running back Lex Hilliard, linebacker Mike Rivera and receiver Greg Salas were released.


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