Should Belichick Rest His Starters?

My latest article for’s Blog Blitz has been posted and in it I discuss the pro’s and con’s of resting players. The Patriots’ playoff seed is set so technically speaking, Sunday’s regular-season finale against the Miami Dolphins is a meaningless game. However, the players all seem to want to play and going 14-2 does have some meaning. As Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston points out, a win Sunday would make Belichick the first coach in NFL history to reach 14 regular-season wins on four separate occasions. All this and more will play into Belichick’s management of the roster Sunday.

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