FOXBORO - The look in Greg Salas' eyes told the story. The media horde that suddenly surrounded the second-year wide receiver at his locker wasn't like anything he had ever seen in St. Louis, that's for sure.
And Monday was a holiday. The Patriots' locker room will welcome double the number of reporters on Wednesday, when the preparation for the regular-season opener - 1 p.m. Sunday at Tennessee (Ch. 4, 12) - will be in full swing.