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December 20, 2013

Patriots' Mankins ready to play tackle again

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“They’ve both played in this league a long time and I’ve seen them on film tons of times,” Mankins said. “They’re both very good players. They’re good at what they do. They’re both powerful guys and they get the job done out there.”

Mankins routinely does, too.

So much so that Belichick maintains he could play all five positions along the offensive line.

Maybe even tight end?

“I could catch,” Mankins joked. “I don’t know if I could get open.”

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