The Patriots on Thursday announced the signing of free agent linebacker Jonathan Freeny.
Freeny, 25, played if 44 games in three seasons with the Dolphins, totaling 15 tackles on defense and 22 on special teams. Fifteen of those defensive tackles and ten of those on special teams came over 12 games last season.
Freeny joined the Dolphins in 2011 as a rookie free agent. And where did he go to school? Rutgers University, of all places.