Is Julian Edelman Still a Reliable Weapon for Cam Newton and the Patriots? | Patriots Roundtable

    Julian Edelman has been the Patriots' most reliable weapon over his time in New England. But is he still that same guy as he gets older?

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    Julian Edelman is getting old. At 34 years old, the wide receiver has made his age visible throughout the first four weeks this year.

    A career-high game in Seattle saw the veteran gassed. Out of breath and needing time to recuperate on the sideline, Cam Newton was left with N’Keal Harry and Damiere Byrd as his primary weapons.

    In Kansas City, Edelman dropped three passes, one of which resulted in a pick-six. If the game was closer, he would have caught a lot more flack from the media.

    That begs the question, is he reliable any longer?

    Julian Edelman is getting old. At 34 years old, the wide receiver has made his age visible throughout the first four weeks this year. A career-high game in Seattle saw the veteran gassed. Out of breath and needing time to recuperate on the sideline, Cam Newton was left with N'Keal Harry and Damiere