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UNDER THE GUN
Paul Zimmerman
September 01, 2003
Last year ANTOWAIN SMITH played like an average NFL back, and New England had no ground game to take the pressure off Tom Brady. The Pats did not bring in a big-name back in the off-season, hoping that Smith's fire, which burned hot two years ago, would return. But coach Bill Belichick hasn't been effusive in his praise of Smith.
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September 01, 2003

Under The Gun

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Last year ANTOWAIN SMITH played like an average NFL back, and New England had no ground game to take the pressure off Tom Brady. The Pats did not bring in a big-name back in the off-season, hoping that Smith's fire, which burned hot two years ago, would return. But coach Bill Belichick hasn't been effusive in his praise of Smith.

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