Flutie Comes Home?

ESPN is reporting that the Patriots are close to signing Doug Flutie. Mike Reiss has a brief note as well in his Reiss’ Pieces blog.

WEEI’s Pete Sheppard confirmed at 3:55 that Flutie has signed a one year deal with the Patriots.

Random Quote

Belichick will not be so lucky. He doesn’t have (Jimmy) Johnson’s personality, which can be as jovial and charming as a snake oil salesman’s. Worse, this Patriot team isn’t going to win two Super Bowls any time soon…

— Ron Borges, Boston Globe 11/22/01