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Rob Ninkovich is clutch yet again for Patriots

FOXBOROUGH — With his third-quarter interception against the Texans on Sunday night, Rob Ninkovich provided yet another example of why it might be a tossup between him and Superman for who has the better timing.

At this point, you have to wonder if his superpower translates to real life. Is Mrs. Ninkovich constantly frustrated by her husband always getting the last bit of milk in the carton? How many countless drivers around Patriot Place have been frustrated by Ninkovich landing the prime parking spot right in front of the store at the last moment?

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