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- Aug 1, 1997
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Ex-Saint Stallworth fitting in with Patriots
MikeTriplett / New Orleans Times-Picayune
PHOENIX -- Former Saints receiver Donté Stallworth hasn't become a breakout star in New England, but he certainly seems to have landed on his feet.
After spending last season in Philadelphia, Stallworth signed with the Patriots in free agency.
He has been the No. 3 receiving option behind Randy Moss and Wes Welker. Stallworth caught 46 passes for 697 yards and three touchdowns in the regular season. He has five catches for 79 yards in the playoffs, including a 53-yarder against Jacksonville.
"I didn't know what to expect," Stallworth said of his role with the Patriots. "I knew we had a lot of guys that could make plays. But I'm excited to be in this position, and I wouldn't trade it for anything in the world. Full Story – Picayunehttp://www.nola.com/sports/t-p/index.ssf?/base/sports-35/120184695377170.xml&coll=1