Missing piece shouldn't puzzle Patriots

Even without Aaron Hernandez, Tom Brady and Co. seem to be built to produce

Updated: September 20, 2011, 12:21 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- There's a scene in the NFL Films documentary "Bill Belichick: A Football Life" in which an exasperated Belichick is sitting at a table with his assistant coaches following a regular-season loss and lamenting the ease at which teams can stymie New England's offense. Filmed during the 2009 season, Belichick suggests that if teams take away Randy Moss down the field and eliminate Wes Welker underneath, the Patriots have no other consistent option with which to move the ball.

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