Catching up with former Patriots

(Every Wednesday during the season, we'll lead off the day with a quick recap of former Patriots players and their standing with new teams.)

Patrick Chung (Eagles) -- Projected to start at safety after signing as a free agent in offseason.

Brandon Deaderick (Jaguars) -- Makes initial 53-man roster as a backup defensive tackle.

Zoltan Mesko (Steelers) -- Didn’t take long for punter to find a job after being waived Saturday.

Trevor Scott (Buccaneers) -- A late signing in training camp, he made the initial 53-man roster as a backup defensive end.

Donald Thomas (Colts) -- Projected to start at left guard after being targeted in free agency.

Wes Welker (Broncos) -- Recovered from ankle sprain and is set to start in three-receiver set in slot.

Danny Woodhead (Chargers) -- Missed time in the preseason, but is healthy again as a complementary running back and pass-catcher.