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Losing trust in Belichick

Frustrated fans are questioning his draft-day decisions, recent roster cuts and more

Updated: November 8, 2011, 4:39 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

The New England Patriots' personnel, and the person ultimately responsible for signing players, is in the crosshairs in this week's mailbag. The Patriots' second straight loss has stoked fiery passion from many. The Patriots are 5-3 and in a three-way tie for first place in the AFC East. For some franchises, that would be cause for celebration. Not here.

The bar has been raised high, and given the way the team's 24-20 loss to the Giants unfolded -- with backups struggling on defense on ...

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