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Pats' secondary toughens up

Adrian Wilson brings old-time physicality back to New England's defense

Updated: March 22, 2013, 9:21 AM ET
By Field Yates | ESPNBoston.com

Bill Belichick probably saw the question coming.

In his first public remarks since the acquisition of veteran safety Adrian Wilson, the Patriots' head coach was asked about a comparison to former Patriot Rodney Harrison.

One can see the inspiration for the comparison, as Wilson, who is 6-foot-3 and 230 pounds, plays a physical brand of football, and physicality and toughness were hallmarks of Harrison's career and part of what endeared him to fans in New England during his six seasons ...

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