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Breaking: Patriots Acquire Wide Receiver In Major NFL Trade

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady celebrating during a game.

FOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS - JANUARY 13: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots punches the air before the game against the Los Angeles Chargers at Gillette Stadium on January 13, 2019 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

The New England Patriots are the best team in the NFL roughly two months into the 2019 regular season, as Bill Belichick's team is 7-0 following Monday night's blowout win over the New York Jets.

They just got better, too. New England has agreed to a major trade for a wide receiver.

The Patriots and the Falcons have reportedly agreed to a trade involving wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. had the details:

The New England Patriots have acquired veteran wide receiver Mohamed Sanu from the Atlanta Falcons for a second-round draft pick, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Sanu gives the Patriots an inside target, especially on third down, to help take pressure off top receiver Julian Edelman. The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Sanu, 30, is in his eighth season and has 33 receptions for 313 yards and one touchdown in 2019.

Sanu, 30, has 33 catches for 313 yards and one touchdown this season. He gives the Patriots some needed help at the wide receiver position.

New England is 7-0 heading into Sunday afternoon's game against the Cleveland Browns.

Kickoff for that game is scheduled for 4:25 p.m. E.T. on CBS.