The Browns are trading DT Danny Shelton to the Patriots for a conditional pick, league sources tell @AdamSchefter and me.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) March 10, 2018
Final terms of the deal: the Patriots acquire Danny Shelton and a 2018 fifth-round pick from the Browns for 2019 third-round pick. https://t.co/zGDkxvLKEV— Field Yates (@FieldYates) March 10, 2018
Trades cannot be official until the new league year starts on Wednesday.
New England has been looking to upgrade the interior of their defensive line, which is why they targeted Shelton.
Shelton, the No. 12 overall pick in the 2015 draft, had 34 tackles last season. He is under contract for $2.03 million in 2018 and has an option on his contract for 2019.Back to the New England Patriots Newsfeed