Where things stand with each of the Patriots’ free agents

Phillip Dorsett will be an unrestricted free agent on March 18.
Phillip Dorsett will be an unrestricted free agent on March 18. –Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

Who is staying and who is leaving New England?

Below is a list of the Patriots who hit free agency this offseason — and their current status.

Tom Brady, quarterback: Brady announced he will not be returning to the Patriots after 20 seasons. He reportedly plans to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Devin McCourty, safety: McCourty announced on his podcast he will be returning to the Patriots.

Matthew Slater, special teams: Slater has reportedly agreed to a two-year contract extension.

Shilique Calhoun, edge rusher: The Patriots re-signed Calhoun.

Joe Thuney, guard: The Patriots placed the franchise tag on Thuney, who signed the fully guaranteed, one-year contract.

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Jamie Collins, linebacker: Collins has reportedly agreed to a three-year, $30 million deal with the Detroit Lions.

Danny Shelton, defensive tackle: Shelton is reportedly signing with the Detroit Lions on a two-year, $8 million deal. Shelton hired new representation this offseason, joining agent Drew Rosenhaus’s list of clients.

Ben Watson, tight end: Watson announced his retirement.

Ted Karras, center: Karras has reportedly agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with the Miami Dolphins.

Kyle Van Noy, linebacker: Van Noy has reportedly agreed to a four-year, $51 million deal with the Miami Dolphins.

Elandon Roberts, linebacker: Roberts has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Miami Dolphins.

Nate Ebner, special teams: Ebner will reportedly join the New York Giants.

Phillip Dorsett, wide receiver: Dorsett will reportedly sign with Seattle Seahawks.

Nick Folk, kicker

Marshall Newhouse, offensive tackle

James Ferentz, guard/center

Three players entered restricted free agency:

Keionta Davis, defensive end: The Patriots reportedly re-signed Davis.

Jermaine Eluemunor, guard: The Patriots re-signed Eluemunor.

Adam Butler, defensive tackle: The Patriots re-signed Butler.

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