NFL players that the Patriots have gambled on

The Patriots signed quarterback Tim Tebow and the off-field circus that comes with him. But that’s nothing new for New England, which has proven it’ll take chances when it comes to adding talent.

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Albert Haynesworth

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 16: Albert Haynesworth #92 of the New England Patriots chats with fans after a game against the Dallas Cowboys at Gillette Stadium on October 16, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Corey Dillon