Originally posted on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 2/18/13
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Herald While there is no replacement for Welker on the roster, that won’t matter. Neither will the Patriots’ abysmal record of drafting wideouts. The Patriots are simply not going to put an $11.4 million franchise tag on Welker, someone with intimate knowledge of the team’s thinking said. Nor is he going to get an offer better than the one he turned down in 2011. So all his #leapoffaith got Welker was a decent one-year deal, but he’s got no grounds to complain because the Patriots long ago showed how they do business if you do yours the way he did his, which was to hold out a tin cup and hope they’d drop something in it. Man I hate Ron Borges, but GODDAMIT I respect the man. Just absolutely never wavering. Always ****-talking the Pats way of doing business. Previous results? Doesn't care one iota. The Pats are not paying a player and so now Borges is up on his soap box screaming for anyone to hear that the Patriots and specifically Bill Belichick are cheap assholes that mistreat pl...
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