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Josh McDaniels: Wes Welker ‘played a big role for us’

Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels shed little light on Wes Welker’s confusing status as he reflected Tuesday on the Patriots’ Week 2 loss.

He joined coach Bill Belichick, and most around the Patriots, who publicly have shared little about why the team appeared to rely on Welker so little before Sunday’s injury to Aaron Hernandez.

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