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Player Perspective: Brendon Ayanbadejo

It was a good week and a win we really needed. Going ahead of Detroit, as we were able to do, made a big difference in how all of us are feeling about the remainder of the season. I think it's always important to gather as much positive momentum as possible. A winning streak is the best of all possible scenarios, of course, and the longer this can be extended the better.

One byproduct of winning a game is that all of us go into the game the following week very rested and relatively injury free. Why? Because if you have produced well and the team has come out ahead, your coaches are going to take it a little easier on you during the week of practice. That's not to say that any of us are dogging it. We're working just as hard as ever, but it is true that the... Recommended Stories