Woodland alum Michael Barnett signs with Patriots

Woodland alum Michael Barnett signs with Patriots
Woodland High alum Michael Barnett has signed with the New England Patriots (Source: Live 5 News)

FOXBORO, MA. (WCSC) - Woodland High alum Michael Barnett has signed his first NFL deal coming to terms with the New England Patriots on Monday morning.

Barnett went undrafted in April after spending the last 5 seasons at Georgia.

The defensive end played in 46 games over the last 5 seasons collecting 47 tackles. The 23-year-old started 6 games his senior season in Athens and had 23 tackles.

Barnett was a 4-star prospect coming out of Woodland in 2014. He was the 2nd ranked defensive end in the state his senior season and played in the 2014 Shrine Bowl.

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