Originally posted on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 1/10/13

NEW ORLEANS - NOVEMBER 30: Wes Welker #83 of the New England Patriots looks on against the New Orleans Saints at Louisana Superdome on November 30, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
In this week's build up to the Divisional Round game between the New England Patriots and the Houston Texans, there has been a lot of "Bulletin Board" material flying around. And there's been even more today, for Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker.It has been provided by Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips. When asked about some of the key points of the Patriots offense, he said this about Welker:“Ah, Welker’s not (A.J.) Green,” Phillips said. “(Welker's) a good player, but he’s not that big or a real athletic guy. He’s a quick guy that gets open on option routes. (Brandon) Harris actually played him pretty good. He got a holding penalty that hurt us early in the game. But Harris played pretty well… If we don’t get him on a speed guy, we’re in good shape.” Welker was held to just 52 yards on 3 catches in the week 14 match up. So I guess he has good reason they'll shut him down again. But what Phillips is saying here is "We had our number 3 cornerback on him, and if we just have
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