Patriots release Gregory


The Patriots will release safety Steve Gregory, according to his agent David Canter on his Twittter account Friday (

By cutting Gregory, who started 23 games over two season with the Patriots, the Pats will save $2.85 million on the 2014 salary cap.  Could that money be used to resign free agent Aqib Talib? Time will tell.

UPDATE: The Patriots have made the move official at 3:30pm.