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Danny Woodhead a spark for Patriots

Updated: September 27, 2010, 10:07 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The veteran running backs on the New England Patriots' roster sought out Danny Woodhead this week to help him get acclimated to his new surroundings. And moments before kickoff, BenJarvus Green-Ellis rushed over to relay one final -- and evidently essential -- piece of information.

If any of New England's running backs were to reach the end zone, Green-Ellis told Woodhead, the protocol for celebration would be a multiway back-bump with the other backs near the Patriots' ...

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