Originally posted on The Rap Sheet  |  Last updated 1/4/12
Patriots FB Lousaka Polite played fewer than 10 plays on Sunday, which is more than any true fullback has played for the Patriots in years. The Pats simply haven’t had one. Yet there was Polite, drilling Bills linebacker Kelvin Sheppard on the goal line to pave the way for BenJarvus Green-Ellis’ one-yard run. Exactly how it should happen. Back for another week (it seems), Polite talked about it yesterday. “I wouldn’t say it was picture perfect,” Polite said. “We got the touchdown, that’s all that matters. I wanted to make sure my guy doesn’t make the play. I mean, everybody has a job to do and as a blocker, you never want to be the guy that lets your guy through and hits your running back. So, I take pride in making sure nobody I’m supposed to block touches my guy.” (more…)
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