Official SR Curmudgeon
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- Aug 1, 1997
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- Lafayette, LA
Mike Detillier / Houma Courier
When you look at the top teams in the NFL, they all have one common feature. They all did an excellent job on draft day and incorporated players that fit into their respective schemes.
Much has been written over the past few weeks about the New England Patriots’ drive to a 16-0 regular season record, and how this special team was constructed. The feat takes on greater prestige when you consider that the Patriots in the age of free agency.
In a league where teams regularly have 16 to 24 roster changes each season, many due to the salary cap, and constant coaching changes, the perfect record is remarkable.
Some have implied that the Patriots’ run to perfection was helped because of free agency. Full Story - Courierhttp://www.houmatoday.com/article/20080106/SPORTS/345967659/1103/SPORTS02