Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 9/21/12
The conspiracy theorist are out in full force on whether or not the New England Patriots are phasing out wide receiver Wes Welker for a particular reason. Some pundits are suggesting that Welkers lack of touches and plays is due to them preparing themselves to be with him. WEEI sports radio in Boston via Peter King reported just that. “I think they’re preparing for life without Wes Welker,” King said. “I think if you look at the reality of this situation, Bill Belichick has always — I mean always — had the future in mind when he is trying to figure out how he is going to put his team into play for both the present and the future. All you have to do is look back at Richard Seymour. When you look back at Richard Seymour you realize in essence good players can be traded and can be gotten rid of.” King was asked if he thought Welker would indeed be traded. ”I think it’s doubtful that they’ll trade him, unless they got a really good offer. But I think that nothing is impossible.
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