As Deion Branch returns to the Patriots for a third time he is grateful more than anything and is willing to do whatever that is asked of him
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It's never wanted to leave. And given the opportunity to return today to jump that the chance. -- then went to give the Patriots a little dose of joy and happiness after a tough loss Deion Branch back again for his third tour of duties young guys in the -- how to get it. Out to beyond. Just -- and a great player here for a long time so. It's always great -- And back -- that would happen this is the worst. Kept secret in all of America during his nineteen days sabbatical branches that you do the eyes of the team and they were batting their eyelashes and returns. Branch wouldn't dare say there was agreement in place but he turned down other opportunities. Were shot to return to Foxborough. Always had to weigh my options you know and that's when -- first and foremost is more an option for much. But he would. Aside from. Is more important. -- Branch appeared a lock to make team in August especially after the release of the park Gaffney and Donte' Stallworth. Instead he was a surprising cot which in some ways wasn't at all surprised to the veterans I think overall. If you play this game over -- So what at the age of 33 didn't rain bring back the table. Well after Sunday's five for fifteen performance on third downs and struggles in the red zone he does have a savvy for the pads. Seemed to mess there's just a lot of stability that you know he's that kind of player dependable consistent. So what's -- kind of will be placed on the doing that -- Maybe. It's best. And he -- them do that. At this stage of his career it's team first for branch. Realizing he's a lot closer to the end. Then at the beginning.