Discussion

Kevin Faulk at home with Pats

Free agent wasn't really interested in playing market

Updated: March 11, 2010, 8:18 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

Kirby Wilson was there when Kevin Faulk walked through the doors at Foxboro Stadium for the first time.

"He was such a wide-eyed kid," recalled Wilson, the Patriots' running backs coach in Faulk's rookie season of 1999. "When I first met him the first thing you saw was a guy who was passionate about football. Some guys like football. Some guys want to make a living playing football. But with Kevin, there was passion -- for football and his family."

That double dose of passion probably ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Rookie The Real Deal
    Rookie Eduardo Rodriguez allowed just two hits in his winning Fenway debut, and his mates backed him up with one of their best days at the plate.

ALSO SEE