The Bucs are finishing up a trade to send veteran linebacker Jonathan Casillas to the New England Patriots, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports.
@RapSheet: The #Bucs are finishing up a trade to send LB Jonathan Casillas to the #Patriots, source says.
Casillas, 27, has started 15 of 55 career games across five seasons in New Orleans and Tampa.
@BenVolin: #Patriots released OL Chris Barker to make room for LB Jonathan Casillas. Still no official word about Alan Branch