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Patriots' facility treated for MRSA

Updated: August 28, 2013, 5:05 PM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

The New England Patriots recently had their training facility treated to erase any potential existence of MRSA, a serious staph infection that also threatened the Tampa Bay Buccaneers earlier this month, a league source told ESPN. 

The Patriots hosted the Buccaneers two weeks ago for joint training camp practices and scrimmages. After the Buccaneers returned to Tampa and the news surfaced that two of their players had MRSA infections, the Patriots had the visiting locker room at Gillette ...

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