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Vince Wilfork echoes disappointment, sadness over Aaron Hernandez

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FOXBOROUGH — Following Bill Belichick’s lead, Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork echoed the sentiments his coach expressed Wednesday — in a rare display of humility — saying he, too, was saddened and disappointed by the arrest of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez on a murder charge.

“First and foremost, it’s a sad situation for the victim’s family,’’ Wilfork said. “You’re not dealing with just football right now. You’re dealing with a human being; you’re dealing with life. It’s sad and disappointing, but at the same time you get a chance to come and do something we love to do and play football.’’

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