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Patriots sign veteran WR Reggie Wayne

The Patriots have signed former Colts WR Reggie Wayne. Check out a few of our favorite photos of Reggie Wayne from over the years.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots announced today that they have signed veteran WR Reggie Wayne. Terms of the contract were not announced. 

Wayne, 36, is a veteran of 14 NFL seasons with the Indianapolis Colts (2001-14). The 6-foot, 203-pounder, originally entered the NFL as a first-round draft pick (30th overall) by Indianapolis out of Miami (Fla.) in the 2001 NFL Draft. Wayne enters the 2015 season seventh in NFL history with 1,070 receptions and eighth with 14,345 receiving yards. He is one of six players in NFL history to post four career 100-plus reception seasons (2007, 2009-2010, 2012) and became the 11th NFL player with back-to-back 100-plus receptions seasons (2009-10). He also owns the NFL record of 82 consecutive games with three or more receptions. 

He has played in 211 games with 197 starts and has registered 1,070 receptions for 14,345 yards and 82 touchdowns. He has eight 1,000-yard seasons, including seven consecutive 1,000-yard seasons (2004-10), to become just the eighth player in NFL history to accomplish the feat. Wayne has been named to six career Pro Bowls (2006-10, 2012) and played in all 16 games for the Colts for 11 consecutive seasons from 2002 through 2012. 

Wayne has played and started in 21 postseason games and ranks second in NFL postseason history in receptions (93), fourth in receiving yards (1,254) and tied for seventh in touchdown receptions (9). 

Last season, Wayne played and started in 15 games and finished with 64 receptions for 779 yards and two touchdowns. 

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