By Tom E. Curran
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TAMPA BAY - Among the players not on the field for warmups prior to Thursday night's game against Tampa Bay.
Wide receivers Julian Edelman, Taylor Price and Brandon Tate; defensive end Jermaine Cunningham, defensive tackles Albert Haynesworth and Mike Wright.
The absence of the wideouts means Wes Welker, Chad Ochocinco, Deion Branch, Matt Slater, Buddy Farnham, Darnell Jenkins, Jeremy Ross and Tyree Barnes are the players on the field tonight.
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Mike Felger and Troy Brown break down the New England Patriots defense.
DENVER - The Denver Broncos ruined Brock Osweiler's homecoming Monday night, incessantly hurrying, hitting and harassing their former teammate in a 27-9 win over his Houston Texans.
Coach Gary Kubiak returned to the sideline following his second health scare in three years, and he liked what he saw as the Broncos (5-2) snapped a two-game skid in sending the overwhelmed Texans home at 4-3.
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