Whenever a regular season NFL game receives as much hype as Sunday night’s Broncos/Patriots game did, it often seems as if the actual game is anti-climatic. This one, however, may have exceeded the hype.
Here’s a look at the Four Ups and Four Downs from the Pats’ 34-31 overtime win.
In a game that was expected to be a defensive battle, the New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers both displayed very efficient offenses. Unfortunately for New England, Carolina’s offense was just a little more efficient.
Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak opened up their Monday show talking about the big offensive performance of the Patriots and the throttling of the Pittsburgh Steelers 55-31 yesterday at Gillette Stadium.
Here are a few notes and fun facts heading into Sunday’s Patriots-Steelers matchup in Foxboro.
After an impressive last-minute win over the New Orleans Saints last week, the New England Patriots fell back on their bad habits in an overtime loss to the New York Jets this week.
Five players missed practice for the Patriots on Wednesday as the team prepares for Sunday’s matchup with the New York Jets.
Even if the New England Patriots had lost this game to the New Orleans Saints, they had still demonstrated they could go toe-to-toe with an elite NFL team. Thanks to Tom Brady and Kenbrell Thompkins, New England didn’t have to settle for a mere moral victory.
When you hang by a thread long enough, eventually that thread will break. That’s what happened to the previously undefeated New England Patriots Sunday in a 13-6 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.
Levan Reid passes on a few news and notes from Sunday’s Patriots-Bengals matchup.