(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.