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Patriots running back James White preparing for challenges of post-Brady era

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Like every sports team across America, the Patriots are dealing with a different world. They're trying to prepare for a season that might never get off the ground or could be delayed, due to a global health crisis.
And, they're going forward without Tom Brady, the face of the franchise and a player the offense revolved around for two decades.
Running back James White, a team captain, said Thursday his position group will be prepared to do their part whenever the time comes. And so would everyone else in the post-Brady era.
Speaking to the media via video conference call from his Florida...
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Should the Patriots shake up their running back room through the draft?

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Only two running backs in the NFL rushed more than 240 times last year and averaged fewer than four yards per carry.
One was a Patriot.
While most expected Sony Michel to soar in his second season, the Pats' lead back instead plodded through a pool of disappointment. Michel averaged a single broken tackle per game and remained a net negative as a pass catcher. Coming off a full offseason program and healthy training camp, he gained fewer yards after contact per rush than he did as a rookie.
Somehow, Michel took the ninth-most carries in the league and became a complete non-factor.
Entering...
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