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    Per his twitter...
     
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    this is getting ridiculous...
     
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    Twitter


    "@mr_carter99 I am proud to announce that I will be playing for the New England Patriots for the 2011 season..."
     
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    This is a solid addition. Carter struggled as an OLB last year, but he had 11 sacks in 2009 as a DE.

    He may beat out Anderson for a roster spot.
     
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    One hour after this tweet from Mike Reiss:

    "@39Sakuraba Haven't heard anything along the lines of Andre Carter."

    Sounds like that Sakuraba has some good sources...
     
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    So we have a handful of youngsters who need to show significant improvement from last year, with little camp to do so; and, a handful of vets who are one or two years off of very good seasons.

    I like it. Completely unpredictable outcome. BB sees the opportunity this unusual league situation has created and is manufacturing a response.
     
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    11 sacks in 2009..
     
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    He's another player that was messed up by Rat Face. BB is gonna find a 4-3 pass rusher yet.
     
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    we are really loading up .big time...to kills some quarterbacks....



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    Yep, 90 players is a big playground, and the micro-FA period is bound to make players panicky that camps are in full swing without them. Kick every tire, Bill!
     
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    Confident of making the team. :)
     
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    Are we sure the Emtman thing was just a joke..........?
     
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    I guess this is a sign to every single DLman on the team: work your butts off, because only half of you are sticking around.
     
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    It makes me wonder if there's a trade in the works; one or two of the young DL plus Merriweather and/or Tate. I just don't know what he'd be after, though. The elite "edge" pass rushers are either too specialized or too expensive or both. A RB doesn't make sense because we've got so much potential there. Another WR? Why? But I'm suspicious....
     
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    could this also be that haynesworth is not all that is cracked up to be????
     
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