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PATRIOTS: Izzo Upset At Poor Special Teams Play

PATRIOTS:  Izzo Upset At Poor Special Teams Play

Big plays are supposed to happen for the the Patriots not against them. The 2005 season hasn't exactly played out that way, with New England giving up large chunks of yardage to opponents from special teams. The kick coverage unit has been exceptionally porous allowing opponents excellent starting field position. The team knows this has to change if they expect to beat the good teams. One player who's taken exception to the poor play is Larry Izzo, the special teams captain.

PHOTO: New England Patriots linebacker Larry Izzo wears a bandana given him to members of the Japanese Media during training camp. The symbols mean "Fighting Spirit." (Patriots Insider Photo)Izzo Upset At Special Teams PlayBy and Patriots Insider Staff When the Patriots lose a game, panic starts to carve its way into Patriots Nation. That's where the expectations have been set for a... Recommended Stories

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