Patriots make series of roster moves Saturday, including adding K Nick Folk to 53-man roster


The Patriots made a few roster moves ahead of Sunday's season opener against Miami.

According to the team, it has signed kicker Nick Folk and defensive lineman Xavier Williams to the 53-man roster from the practice squad and placed wide receiver Gunner Olszewski on injured reserve.

Olszewski will miss at least the first three games.

It is worth noting the NFL transaction wire has the team promoting Folk and Williams as part of the adding two players to the active roster from the practice squad for games this season.

In addition, offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch has been signed to the practice squad.