HOUSTON - All eyes have been on Tom Brady this week, but it's his backup quarterback who's charged with helping the Patriots defense prepare for its toughest challenge of the season.
Jimmy Garoppolo spent Super Bowl week emulating Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan in practice, running the Patriots' scout-team offense against. Granted, it's not a glamorous job, but Garoppolo's weekday responsibilities are vital to the Patriots' game prep.
The 2014 second-round pick - who helped lead the P
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