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Updated 2010 NFL preview capsules

Capsules for the 32 NFL teams as they begin the 2010 season, in predicted order of finish:AFC EAST New England PatriotsFew teams seem on the surface to have as many givens as the Patriots. We know Tom Brady is an all-world quarterback and winner; that Randy Moss is as dangerous as any receiver and Wes Welker as reliable as any; that the offensive line is a stone wall; that the defense will be stingy and make big plays; and that Bill Belichick is a coaching genius.Well, Brady didn't set the NFL afire last year in his comeback season — he missed all but the first half of the opener in 2008 with a knee injury. Moss has not gotten a contract extension. Welker comes off a severe knee injury himself, although his quick comeback has been impressive. Outstanding guard Logan Mankins wants out. The defense is being rebuilt before our eyes, with questionable leadership and depth. And Belichick hasn't won a championship in five years.But guess what: New England still should have enough to win a ti...

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