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                     === Patriots activate TE Shiancoe ===
 
 Foxboro,  MA  (Sports Network) - The  New England Patriots activated tight end
 Visanthe Shiancoe to the active roster Saturday.
 
 Shiancoe  was placed  on injured reserve with a designation to return on Sept.
 5 with a hamstring injury.
 
 Shiancoe, who signed with the Patriots as a free agent in July, had not missed
 a  game over  his nine-year career before  sitting out the first nine weeks of
 this season.
 
 He  spent the  last five seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, catching 36 balls
 for 409 yards and three touchdowns last year.
 
 Over 144 career games for the Giants and Vikings, Shiancoe has 243 catches for
 2,677 yards and 27 touchdowns.
 
 
 
 
 
 11/10 19:49:35 ET