"We definitely have a little bit of a rivalry," Cushing said. "But at the same time we look at ourselves as a duo, a two-headed monster, two guys who are going to have to be dealt with for a long time and kind of feed off of each other."
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, and the team is expected to contend for a Super Bowl a year after being eliminated in the divisional round of the playoffs for the second straight season.