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PLAYERS: Tedy Bruschi
Former Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi, a longtime New Englander, was watching the Boston Marathon on Monday when the afternoon’s events changed the race, and the area, forever. Bruschi was at the Lenox Hotel near Boylston Street as runners from his charity, Tedy’s Team, ran in the race. “That time, the four-hour mark, that’s when in my opinion the true spirit of the Boston Marathon comes into effect,” he said on ESPN’s SportsCenter on Monday night. “All of the runners are running for something, something that’s inspired them. Everyone has been touched by stroke on my running team. … All of these runners, this is when they finish. This is when all of their family members are there. It’s probably one of the most joyous times of the marathon because there are runners that have put their lives aside to raise funds and train. So many families are going through sacrifices. It takes a lot to run a marathon.” Bruschi said he had poked his head out a window after one of his charity’s runners

Former Pats Player Saw Marathon Blasts

Former Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi wasn’t just at the Boston Marathon when a pair of bombs went off near the finish line. He saw the bombs and felt them. Bruschi was there with members of his family cheering on a team of runners he had organized. Here’s how he described what happened. Tedy Bruschi on marathon explosions

Tedy Bruschi, Chuck Fairbanks, Leon Gray Named Finalists for 2013 Patriots Hall of Fame

The Patriots have announced three finalists for the team’s Hall of Fame class of 2013. The trio includes Super Bowl champion linebacker Tedy Bruschi, former head coach Chuck Fairbanks and three-time All-Pro offensive tackle Leon Gray. This year’s selection will join legendary announcer Gil Santos in the class of 2013 and become the 21st member of the hallowed Patriots Hall of...
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