One minute you’re a budding superstar, the next minute you’re getting traded for a compensatory third-round pick.

Jamie Collins has been dealt to the Browns.

The Patriots fourth-year linebacker has had an up-and-down season and recently suffered a hip injury that sidelined him against the Bengals. He was schedule to become a free agent at season’s end.

Collins has made 10.5 career sacks in his Patriots career.