Pats' ground game has room to improve

Running backs group remains consistent, but still has work to do to help offense

Updated: August 7, 2010, 7:15 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Seemingly every aspect of the New England Patriots' offense has been dissected and analyzed through the first 17 training camp practices, except for one.

It's an easy one to overlook with quarterback Tom Brady, receiver Randy Moss and a pass-first offensive approach that has favored the shotgun.

What about the running game?

While there has been significant change at almost every other position on the roster, running back is one that has remained constant, ...

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