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James White, a running back with the Patriots, has decided to end his career after eight seasons in New England......

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White thanked his teammates, agents, and coaches, as well as the club owner....

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Robert Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick, in a poignant message he sent on Thursday to announce his retirement.....

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New England will always retain a special place in my heart....

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We appreciate your steadfast support throughout the years....

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I'll always be grateful to you, "tweeted White, a 30-year-old.....

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In 2015, 2017, and 2019, White, who also served as team captain....

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was a member of the Patriots' championship rosters.