http://www.boston.com/sports/football/patriots/articles/2006/09/27/one_step_at_a_time/?page=full rian lindell has an interesting thought "Lindell's first thought is that the Patriots aren't doing Gostkowski any favors. ``That field is absolutely horrible, it's awful," he said. ``It's like you're constantly hitting out of a sand trap. When we came in, I was thinking we could escape in Week 1 with a decent field, but the only difference between this year and previous years was that it was a little softer sand. It reminded me of the golf courses I play in Oregon."