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Even at 6-8, Sands faces tall order

He could be busy if Wilfork (ankle) can't play vs. Ravens

Updated: October 1, 2009, 7:42 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Move over, Ted Washington. Make room, Steve Moore.

The Patriots' addition of ninth-year defensive lineman Terdell Sands -- all 6 feet, 8 inches, 355 pounds of him -- introduced a new contestant into the competition for the largest player in team history.

Both Washington and Moore, each of whom stood 6-5, were imposing presences, and Washington at times pushed close to 400 pounds. But Sands probably would have challenged that mark if he had stepped on the locker ...

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