Originally written on Projo Pats Blog  |  Last updated 11/2/11

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Julian Edelman #11 of the New England Patriots looks on against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The Ravens won 33-14. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
By Paul KenyonThe Patriots face one of their most important games of the season Sunday when they host the Giants at Gillette. On Wednesday, though, the game seemed like only a minor issue as the players and head coach Bill Belichick had to deal with a number of other matters beyond the game. The biggest revolved around the legal issues of wide receiver Julian Edelman. He was arrested early Wednesday morning for allegedly groping a woman in a Boston nightclub. Belichick said he has spoken about the matter with Edelman. ``Those conversations are private, between myself and the player,'' he said. He faced repeated questions about the issue, but refused to become involved in any way, including commenting on whether Edelman will be expected to play on Sunday. Brady also faced the questions. He called Edelman a friend but did not go much beyond that. ``There's not much for me to talk about honestly,'' he said. ``It's not my situation. . .I've got so many things to worry about.'' As...
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