Ex-QB known to shine in spotlight

Out of Welker's shadow, rookie WR Edelman will get to show his stuff

Updated: January 8, 2010, 10:15 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- After his dazzling professional debut in a preseason win over the Philadelphia Eagles in August, reporters circled Julian Edelman's makeshift locker -- one he shared with fellow first-year receiver Terrence Nunn next to Tom Brady's full-sized stall in the bowels of Lincoln Financial Field -- for his postgame thoughts.

Seeing the wall of cameras and microphones, the veterans nearby started to give Edelman so much grief that even after an electrifying 75-yard ...

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