5 Signs Wes Welker's Days with New England Patriots Are Dwindling

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5 Signs Wes Welker's Days with New England Patriots Are Dwindling
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Let's make one thing very clear: Wes Welker's days with the New England Patriots are not over.

Welker remains an important part of New England's offense, a playmaker who can fill a variety of roles, and one of Tom Brady's favorite and most reliable targets…for now.

That said, there are reasons for all the discussion surrounding the possibility of a dwindling role for Welker in the Patriot offense. More targets and better performances in Weeks 3 and 4 have silenced many of the conversations about phasing him out of the offense that followed his sparse usage in Weeks 1 and 2, but there are also reasons to believe his return to prominence could be only temporary.

Here are five signs that indicate that Welker's days with New England could be coming to an end sooner rather than later.

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