Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 11/1/11
This has kinda gone under the radar, considering the Patriots were on the road in Pittsburgh this weekend. But it’s worth noting that plenty of players returned home to places that weren’t their homes. Thanks to snow and power outages all across the Foxboro area (and in places like North Andover, right), a ton of players are actually staying in a nearby hotel, rather than their houses. They have no power, no heat, and so no use for their homes. From veterans like Chad Ochocinco to practice squaders like CB Sterling Moore, it has affected so many. Moore Tweeted, “This is crazy. Had to check into a hotel kuz the power is out in the entire freakin city. This is absolute foolishness X 10 to the 3rd power.” There even some assistant coaches staying where the team does the night before a home game. Not a huge deal. But a slight obstacle as life intervenes to make things a little more difficult.
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