Found March 25, 2012 on NESN.com:
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The Patriots have been busy bolstering their wide receiving corps this offseason, leading many to believe Chad Ochocinco could eventually be cut loose. Well, that might not necessarily end up being the case, as Ochocinco has restructured his contract for the upcoming season, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The 34-year-old wideout will reportedly have his base salary lowered from $3 million to $1 million as part of the restructuring. Now certainly that doesn't guarantee Ochocinco will avoid being cut, but it shows his desire to remain in New England. The hope is that with a year in the system under...
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