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Adalius Thomas

With the healthy scratch of Adalius Thomas, the return of Junior Seau, the release and resigning of Tully Banta-Cain and Eric Alexander, is it any wonder why the Patriots linebacker unit is hard to quantify? Factor in the retirement of Tedy Bruschi, the trade of Mike Vrable and trade for Derrick Burgess and your head really starts spinning.

The Patriots are trying to get their linebacker corps in order in advance of this week's trip to London for a game against Tampa Bay.Much of that uncertainty at the position has to do with outside linebacker Adalius Thomas, who was a surprise healthy scratch against the Titans.After the game, Patriots coach Bill Belichick confirmed that Thomas was not injured in any way that would affect his...

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