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  1. New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater listens to a reporter's question in the team locker room prior to an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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    New England Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich smiles as he answers a reporter's question in the team locker room prior to an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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  2. New England Patriots defensive back Justin Green leaps for a pass during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick answers a reporter's question during a news conference prior to an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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  3. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, right, pushes teammate Tim Wright during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski watches teammates during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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  4. New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blout (29) runs a drill during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady laughs during a news conference prior to an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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  5. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass as offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels watches during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass as offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels watches during an NFL football practice in Foxborough, Mass., Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

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