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FOXBORO, Mass. -- It wasn't quite the scene from the not-so-critically-acclaimed movie Twins, but it seemed close. Patriots running back Danny Woodhead, who is listed at 5-foot-8, got a chance to meet former NBA player Gheorghe Muresan, who is 7-foot-7 and the tallest player in league history. "It was cool," Woodhead said with a wide grin. "Anytime you can meet someone else, it's a cool deal." Woodhead was out with Patriots punter Zoltan Mesko, who was introduced to Muresan by some mutual friends who were Romanian journalists. Naturally, it led to a fantastic photo opportunity on Mesko's Twitter feed. Woodhead...
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