Britt is only 29 and posted a 1000-yard season with the Rams last year but, in a truly shocking development, didn't do much in Cleveland. This move is reminiscent of the Pats grabbing Michael Floyd late last year after the Cardinals cut him.
The catch is this is being reported as a two-year deal, so he's locked up for next season as well.
The #Patriots are signing WR Kenny Britt to a 2-year deal that locks him in through 2018, source said. This was his top landing spot.