Patriots sign two rookie free agent receivers

Rookie free agent receivers Wilson Van Hooser and Reese Wiggins have signed with the Patriots, the team announced Tuesday.

Van Hooser, 6 feet, 197 pounds, played at Troy in 2013 after transferring from Tulane. He had 13 receptions for 188 yards and two touchdowns and also returned 15 kicks for 237 yards last season.


Wiggins (5-11, 193) played at East Carolina and caught 26 passes for 372 yards and four touchdowns.

The Patriots now have 90 players on the roster.

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