Former Black Bear star Manny Patterson signs with NFL’s Washington practice squad
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WABI) - Former UMaine star defensive back Manny Patterson has been signed by the NFL’s Washington Football Team and added to their practice squad.
Practice squad players make about $8,400 per week. Manny suffered a season ending knee injury last year, or he would have likely been drafted or signed earlier. Patterson made 44 starts for Maine during his career. He made 113 tackles, 3 interceptions, and broke up 54 passes. Although most teams were scared to throw in his direction.
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