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ON FOOTBALL

Haynesworth a lost cause — but Chad Ochocinco isn’t

Of all the personnel moves the Patriots made after the lockout, the two that garnered the most attention were the trades for defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth and receiver Chad Ochocinco.

Despite a few promising moments, the Patriots yesterday waived Haynesworth, because they had to: His deplorable effort in the loss to the Giants left coach Bill Belichick with no other choice.

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