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Source: Matt Light to sign Monday

Updated: August 1, 2011, 11:44 PM ET
ESPNBoston.com

Matt Light is expected to sign his new contract with the New England Patriots on Monday at the team's training facility, a source tells ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Light has agreed to a two-year deal with the Patriots, The Boston Globe reported Sunday night. A person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press that Light would earn up to $12 million, with $7 million guaranteed.

"Matt's been a good player for us for a long time. I'd say there are discussions that are ...

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