Report: Patriots Sign Safety
Dec 16, 2018; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson (26) runs past Jacksonville Jaguars defensive back Cody Davis (22) during the second half at TIAA Bank Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
The New England Patriots are wasting no time filling up their vacant spots.
Per his agent, the team has reportedly signed safety Cody Davis.
Happy to announce Cody Davis, Former Texas Tech and Jacksonville Jaguars safety and ST standout has signed with the New England Patriots. Looking forward to a great season and new team.
— Jordan Woy (@JordanWoy) March 23, 2020
Davis, 30, has had success in a reserve role as well as special teams making him valuable to a team that lost the likes of Duron Harmon and Nate Ebner.
He played his college ball at Texas Tech which is the alma mater of former Patriots receivers Wes Welker and Danny Amendola.
He was with the St.Louis/Los Angeles Rams from 2013 to 2017 before signing with the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2018. In his career, he has recorded 75 total tackles, two interceptions and a fumble recovery.
Davis joins Devin McCourty, Adarius Pickett, Patrick Chung, Adrian Phillips, Obi Melifonwu, Terrence Brooks, and Malik Gant on the safety depth chart.