Aaron Hernandez's Short Career With The New England Patriots

Less than two hours after Aaron Hernandez was arrested in connection to a murder investigation, the New England Patriots dropped him from the team.  

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    DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 18: Tight end Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots comes up short on a diving effort on a pass during the second quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 18, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Bears 13-10 in overtime. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Aaron Hernandez
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    Aaron Hernandez returns to his home at Friday, June 21, 2013 in North Attleboro, Mass. At least one company yanked an endorsement deal from New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez on Friday as puzzled family members of a friend found slain a mile from Hernandez's home sought answers about how he died. (AP Photo/The Boston Herald, Ted Fitzgerald) 
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    FILE - This Sept. 5, 2012 file photo shows New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez speaking to reporters in the locker room at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Hernandez has been taken from his home in handcuffs, Wednesday, June 26, 2013, after a Boston semi-pro football player was found dead in an industrial park a mile from his house. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
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    FILE - In this Jan. 1, 2012 file photo, New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (81) tries to break free of Buffalo Bills linebacker Chris Kelsay (90) during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass. Hernandez has been taken from his home in handcuffs, Wednesday, June 26, 2013, after a Boston semi-pro football player was found dead in an industrial park a mile from his house. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
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    FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2012 file photo, New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (81) holds his helmet as he steps onto the field before an NFL football game between the New England Patriots and the Houston Texans in Foxborough, Mass. State and local police spent hours at the home of Hernandez on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 as another group of officers searched an industrial park about a mile away where a body was discovered the day before. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)
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    Foto de archivo del 29 de mayo de 2013 del jugador de los Patriots de Nueva Inglaterra, Aaron Hernández. Hernández fue arrestado el miércoles, 26 de junio de 2013 por la muerte de un hombre cerca de su casa. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
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    ARCHIVO- En imagen del 10 de diciembre de 2012, el tight end Aarón Hernández, de los Patriots de Nueva Inglaterra, se retira el casco durante el segundo cuarto del partido de NFL frente a los Texans de Houston en Foxborough, Massachusetts. Hernández fue demandado el jueves 20 de junio por un hombre que asegura que el tight end le disparó en el rostro luego de una discusión en un club nocturno. La demanda se presenta mientras la Policía en Nueva Inglaterra investiga la posible conexión de Hernández con la muerte de un jugador de fútbol americano semiprofesional. (Foto AP/Elise Amendola, archivo)
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