FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots announced that they have signed DL Lawrence Guy as an unrestricted free agent from the Baltimore Ravens. Terms of the contract were not announced.
Guy, 27, is a veteran of six NFL seasons with Green Bay (2011), Indianapolis (2012-13), San Diego (2013-14) and Baltimore (2014-16). The 6-foot-4, 305-pounder, has played in 67 regular-season games with 19 starts and has 128 total tackles, 6½ sacks, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries. In addition, he has played in five postseason games with one start and has seven total tackles and one fumble recovery.
Guy originally entered the NFL as a seventh-round draft pick (233rd overall) by Green Bay out of Arizona State in the 2011 NFL Draft. After spending his rookie season on Injured Reserve, he began his second season on the Green Bay practice squad before being signed to the Indianapolis 53-man roster. Guy was released by Indianapolis in October of 2013 and claimed off waivers by San Diego. After playing in three games with San Diego in 2014, Guy was released and claimed off waivers by Baltimore. Last season, Guy played in 16 games with 10 starts and accumulated 28 total tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.