Some little breaking news this Thursday morning from ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Tight end Benjamin Watson, who announced he was retiring last season, is visiting the New England Patriots today.
Former Saints’ TE Benjamin Watson, who had intended to retire, is in New England today visiting with the Patriots, per source. Watson also is considering the Chiefs, Bills and 49ers. His retirement didn’t last long.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 9, 2019
Watson is also considering the Buffalo Bills and the San Francisco 49ers.
Don’t let this be a surprise. Brandon Beane said he is always looking to bring in talent, as well as competition and experience.
In 14 NFL seasons, Watson has caught 530 passes for 5885 yards and 44 touchdowns.