Patriots wide receiver to support Boston bombing victims with $100 donation for each catch

Screen shot of Danny Amendola's tweet

Danny Amendola has pledged to donate $100 for each pass he catches this season with the New England Patriots to Boston Marathon relief efforts, and $200 for each dropped pass.

"I will DONATE $100 for EVERY pass I catch next season to whatever "Boston Marathon Relief Fund" there is. And $200 for any dropped pass," Amendola tweeted early Tuesday morning.

The 27-year-old wide receiver averages about 64 catches a season, according to NBC Sports, which puts his donation in the range of $6,400.

Amendola is new to the Boston area after playing for the St. Louis Rams where he led the teamâ??s reciveres with 63 receptions, according to SBNation. His career high was 85 in 2010.