Originally written July 23, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker didn't receive the long-term contract he was angling for, but at least he'll be sporting a full head of hair on the sideline in 2012. Welker, 31, underwent a hair restoration procedure with Dr. Robert Leonard earlier this month, according to NESN. The procedure "involved transplanting follicles to an area of Welker’s scalp where his hair had started to thin," according to a press release. It has been a busy offseason for Welker, who was designated the Patriots' franchise player and married Anna Burns in June. Burns is a model won the 2005 Miss Hooters International title.
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