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Report: Vince Wilfork asks Patriots to cut him

A few Patriots greats, like Tedy Bruschi, Kevin Faulk, and probably Tom Brady, will get to play their entire career in New England and retire on their own terms.

But only a few get to experience a ceremonial, heartfelt sendoff. Ty Law, Lawyer Milloy, and Willie McGinest were eventually released after their best days were behind them. Richard Seymour, Deion Branch, and Mike Vrabel were traded out of town.

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