Patriots sign Kanorris Davis, Justin Green

The New England Patriots signed safety Kanorris Davis and

defensive back Justin Green from the practice squad to the 53-man

roster Saturday.

Davis, a linebacker in college at Troy, has played two games on

special teams this season. Green, from Illinois, played in New

England’s victory over Denver on Nov. 24.

On Friday, New England released wide receiver Austin Collie,

signed running back/slot receiver Sam McGuffie to the practice

squad and released running back Cierre Wood from the practice


The Patriots close the regular season Sunday at home against