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The matchup between the Patriots and Buccaneers will be closer than anyone may expect out of a battle between a 2-0 team and an 0-2 team. The Patriots have won by a total of just five points, while the Buccaneers have lost by a total of three points. New England is certainly not looking past Tampa Bay, despite each team’s record. Many of both teams’ strengths match up well with one another. The Buccaneers have a strong pass rush, which will be fun to watch battle against the Patriots’ impressive offensive line. Tampa Bay has one of the best running backs in the league, Doug Martin, who will have to fight hard to find holes in New England’s stout front seven. Check out some of the best one-on-one battles we’ll see in Sunday’s matchup below. Darrelle Revis vs. Julian Edelman When the Patriots are in two-receiver sets, Revis will more than likely be matched up with Edelman. The Patriots’ veteran receiver will be lined up in the “Z” position, with Kenbrell Thompkins in the “X” role. Edelm
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