According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Wayne asked for his release from the team:
WR Reggie Wayne asked to be released, according to source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 5, 2015
According to Josina Anderson of ESPN, the Patriots are planning to cut wide receiver Reggie Wayne.
The news comes as a shock to Pats fans, as many figured Wayne was a shoe-in to make the roster after receiving a $450K singing bonus to sign with the team.A source just told me that #Patriots WR Reggie Wayne “will not be on 53.” Added, “he will not be there."— Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) September 5, 2015
Stay tuned as we await official word...