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Column: This season could be last hurrah for Brady, Patriots

Column: This season could be last hurrah for Brady, Patriots

The New England Patriots will begin the 2017 season with expectations similar to those they have had for the last 15-plus years. With Tom Brady still under center and with little signs of drop-off, the Patriots are the favorites to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl once again.

Beyond that, the future gets remarkably cloudier.