Patriots add tackle Steve Maneri

Updated: September 5, 2010, 7:23 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

The New England Patriots continued to shape their roster Sunday, waiving second-year inside linebacker Tyrone McKenzie and claiming offensive tackle Steve Maneri off waivers from the Houston Texans, the club announced.

McKenzie, a 2009 third-round draft choice, was behind rookie Brandon Spikes and third-year player Gary Guyton on the depth chart at the spot next to Jerod Mayo. Rookie free agent Dane Fletcher now takes McKenzie's spot on the depth chart.

The move is a ...

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