Patriots sign CB Nate Jones

Updated: November 30, 2011, 3:47 PM ET
By Mike Rodak | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots signed veteran cornerback Nate Jones on Wednesday to replace cornerback Phillip Adams, who was released Tuesday.

Jones, 29, has played for the Dallas Cowboys (2004-07), Miami Dolphins (2008-09) and Denver Broncos (2010). After spending training camp with the Broncos this season, he re-signed with the Dolphins on Sept. 20, playing in two games before being released again Oct. 5.

He adds experience to the defensive backfield, having ...

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