Today the New England Patriots signed a running back to their practice squad. It is not just a running back, it is Montee Ball. The New England Patriots signed former Broncos RB Montee Ball to a contract on Tuesday, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN.
Ball was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Wisconsin, where he was twice recognized as the best running back in the Big Ten Conference and a consensus first-team All-American.
Until November 14, 2015, Ball held the NCAA Division I-FBS record for most career rushing touchdowns with 77 and the NCAA Division I FBS record for most career total touchdowns with 83.
Ball has 735 yards rushing and 6 touchdowns in his career. He will end up being a steal for the Patriots, just watch….