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The New England Patriots are still putting the finishing touches on their 53-man roster as they prepare for Sunday's season opener against the Kansas City Chiefs in today's News Blitz.

All the news from this morning revolves around the surprise cuts of wide receiver Chad Jackson and safety John Lynch, who were released the day after the Patriots trimmed their roster to 53 players.

The Boston Herald also reported on Jackson's release with an additional piece regarding wide receiver Randy Moss' thoughts on the upcoming season.

The Providence Journal also chimes in on Moss' comfort level and anticipation working with Tom Bradyagain.

The *Herald *and the *Journal *also discuss the possibility of Ty Law returning to the Patriots.

Harrison was also one of several players caught off guard by the final cuts – particularly cornerback Fernando Bryant, who was released Saturday despite starting every preseason game.

On the flipside, rookie wideout Matthew Slaterwas one of the surprises to make the final roster.

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