Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 1/20/12
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Patriots owner Robert Kraft met with the media just now and he said a whole bunch of things. Really great stuff. We’ll have plenty more on the blog soon, but first, some news: Kraft announced that former QB Drew Bledsoe will be the fourth honorary captain, joining Ty Law, Troy Brown, and Tedy Bruschi. The team is honoring the 1996 and 2001 AFC championship teams. Oh, and Aerosmith lead man Steven Tyler is singing the national anthem. Sweet! Want to hear Kraft’s comments? On the anthem: “An old pal of ours who has actually done the national anthem at a lot of games since the old Foxboro Stadium is flying from the West Coast. He’s on one of those late-night shows Saturday night…. So, Steven Tyler is going to come here and do it and then fly back. He’s been a loyal and good Pats fan. And congratulations to CBS, even though he’s on FOX. We’re hoping that brings us good karma, along with my sweetheart. (more…)
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