Martellus Bennett, Danny Amendola work together in offseason

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Tight end Martellus Bennett, who was acquired by the New England Patriots from the Chicago Bears in a trade, is bonding with at least one new teammate in recent days.

On Instagram, Bennett posted a picture of himself and receiver Danny Amendola during a workout in California. The two were also teammates in Dallas in 2008.

Grinding with Danny this morning.... #patsNation

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The Patriots' voluntary offseason program at Gillette Stadium, which is usually attended by every player on a regular basis, begins April 18.