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Old 11-26-2013, 10:36 AM   #25
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Belichick sent a strong message with the benching of Ridley so JDR felt the need to do the same with Ball. I would normally agree but this was basically playoff type conditions and we needed to go all in.

I also noticed Belichick didn't feel the need to bench Brady after his 2 fumbles or JDR with Manning’s fumbles, that would have went over like a fart in church.
He also benched Blount. I agree with Bill B. If you are known as a fumbler and you fumble you are done period. New England lost to Carolina because of a Ridley fumble.
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