This news comes just after the story that the Patriots are in talks with Albert Haynesworth. It appears that Bill Belichick and company are adding a few veteran guys to support their team.
While Ochocinco is not as good as he used to be, he is still a great route runner and can be utilized on the field. Of course, with Ochocinco's talents comes his character. Ochocinco has a mouth on him and a propensity for speaking his mind. How the Patriots will handle this remains to be seen.
Ochocinco signed a three-year deal with the Patriots. Last year Ochocinco hauled in 67 passes for 831 yards and four touchdowns with the Bengals. Ochocinco has made no secrets about his attitude and feelings toward the Bengals, so it is no surprise that he is moving on.
Ochocinco's success will depend on how well he fits in with Tom Brady and the Patriots. Expect Ochocinco to rack up about 900 yards and six touchdowns this season.