The Bengals have made a deal with a fellow AFC club today, trading with the New England Patriots for linebacker Marquis Flowers. The Pats give up a seventh round pick for Flowers.
Patriots have acquired LB Marquis Flowers from Bengals for a 7th-round pick, as the Cincinnati Enquirer reported. A rare Bengals trade.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 29, 2017
Flowers hasn’t done much on defense but is a solid special teams player, and Patriots coach Bill Belichick tends to like low-cost players who can help on special teams. Flowers is due a $690,000 salary on the final year of his rookie contract.
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