BOSTON (CBS) – Last year, Dion Lewis was diffused. Understandably.
After collecting over 2,100 yards on 378 touches and helping to win a Super Bowl over three seasons in New England, the recovery was a bit troublesome by the Patriots' lack of interest in him as a free agent. Lewis ended up signing $ 8.25 million in guaranteed money from the Tennessee Titans.
And when these Titans beat the Patriots in Week 10, Lewis felt like taking some pictures of his former employer.
"That's what happens when you go cheap. You get your butt kicked," Lewis said after the match.
Lewis added: "I had to let our team know that these guys are beatable. … I know those guys. I know you [can] are physical with them and let them have that and they will be felled . "
The Patriots went on to win the Super Bowl. The Titans continued to … lose their next two games with a combined score of 72-27 en route to losing the postseason.
Lewis, now nine months wiser, told for reporters after Wednesday's joint training session with the Patriots, yes, none of it was serious.
"Naw, man. They know it's all fun and games," Lewis told reporters Wednesday when asked about any of his previous teammates had something to say about last year's comments. "Just competitive ̵
As for all the remaining feelings of resentment toward the Patriots?
"That's old news, man," Lewis insisted. "I'm just glad I'm here."
– Michael Giardi (@MikeGiardi) August 14, 2019
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