Ego brought Randy Moss down

Wide receiver's character became his downfall with Patriots

Updated: October 7, 2010, 11:16 AM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

So Randy Moss got what he wanted -- again. Doesn't he always?

The man who could have -- more specifically, should have -- gone down as the greatest receiver in NFL history was presented with a golden opportunity in New England, but he became so focused on securing himself a new contract, he forgot about everything (and everyone) around him.

Like, for instance, the fact he was lining up alongside Tom Brady, arguably the most complete quarterback in the game today. Or that he ...

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