FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots defensive tackle Alan Branch faces his former team in Super Bowl XLIX, a storyline which had reporters approaching him Thursday in the locker room. To Branch, it pales in comparison to the big picture.
“I don’t need extra motivation just for the fact that it’s the Super Bowl,” Branch said. “It doesn’t get much bigger than that. If you need motivation more than that, there might be something wrong with you. more