Tommy Kelly joins New England Patriots in reported £3.2m deal

Oakland Raiders' Tommy Kelly in action on September 30, 2012
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Tommy Kelly's New England Patiots deal could earn him £3.2m across the two years.

Former Oakland Raiders defensive tackle Tommy Kelly has joined the New England Patriots on a two-year deal.

According to NBC Sports, the deal could be worth up to £3.2m across its duration, equalling the deal given recently to Emmanuel Sanders.

The report claims that Kelly has been given a £650,000 signing bonus with a £320,000 roster bonus and £32,000 workout bonus each year.

In terms of salary, the deal starts at £620,000 in year one before reaching £1.25m in the second year.

Kelly has made 419 combined tackles in his NFL career to date along with 34 sacks.

The Cincinnati Bengals line up against the Oakland Raiders on November 25, 2012
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