Found November 11, 2012 on NESN.com:
FOXBORO, Mass. — On a day where Kevin Faulk – a running back whose versatility is deeply entrenched in Patriots lure, was honored at halftime — his successor put on a show that would undoubtedly make him proud. Danny Woodhead, the heir to Faulk’s third-down back throne in New England, had a Faulk-esque day on Sunday and played a major role in the Patriots 37-31 win against the Buffalo Bills. The diminutive tailback, standing at just 5-foot-8, broke off a number of big plays and scored a pair of touchdowns that helped the Patriots both establish an early lead and keep drives alive late in the game. His only carry of the afternoon went for a 15-yard touchdown, giving the Patriots their 17-3 cushion early on. But Woodhead was also a big factor in the passing game, hauling in four passes for 46 yards, including an 18-yard score. Tack on his blocking responsibilities — which can be difficult at his disadvantaged height — and special teams duties, and Woodhead’s impact becomes much cleare...
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