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Stevan Ridley’s career night stained by fumble

FOXBOROUGH — With the Patriots salting away the final 3 minutes, 42 seconds of a 31-21 win over the Broncos on Sunday, Stevan Ridley wasn’t on the field, capping a career day with a few more clock-killing first downs, as a featured back typically would.

Ridley was on the sideline, helmet off, silently stewing over the fumble he lost on the previous possession, which kept Denver’s dim comeback light flickering for a few more snaps.

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