Belichick's Hand-Picked Players Starting To Figure It Out And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsWe underestimated the fact that eventually, Bill Belichick's teams tend to figure things out.
Chris Hogan, Danny Amendola Deftly Filling The Edelman Gap And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsWe're going to talk about it. But let's not pretend we learned anything great from it, other than the fact that the Patriots were able to avoid dropping to a sub-.500 record here in October thanks to a 19-14 victory over the Buccaneers. Leftover thoughts, let's go.
Brandin Cooks Goes Superhuman And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsThe idea of football being "a game of inches" persists for a reason. And we saw that on display on Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium.
Reality Check From Chiefs Was Flat-Out Ugly And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsFootball is a humbling game. The most humbling game. The Patriots as an organization were provided a blunt reminder of that on Thursday night.
Wisdom Is Gained From Losses Like This And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsTake the picture as a whole, and the Patriots went to work on Monday knowing exactly where they need to improve. There's no telling how, exactly, they'll correct those issues, but if they can't do it then, well, they were never going to be that great to begin with.
Rob Gronkowski Owns The Buffalo Bills And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsBuffalo could have had Rob Gronkowski. Now, he just terrorizes their existence. That, plus much more in this week's edition of Leftover Patriots Thoughts.
LeGarrette Blount Puts Forth Greatest Performance And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsLet's take a good old Scrooge McDuck dive into some of the leftover thoughts from the Patriots' up-and-down 27-16 victory over the Steelers.
Rob Gronkowski Offers Fresh Definition Of ‘Patriot Way’ And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsIt was Rob Gronkowski of all people who managed to eloquently lay out in fine detail just how it is that the Patriots remain successful week after week, year after year.
David Backes A Surefire Garden Favorite And Other Leftover Bruins ThoughtsReliving all of the highs and lows from the Bruins' 6-3 win on opening night against Columbus.
Two-Headed Tight End Monster Works Better Than Expected And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsThis is what Bill Belichick envisioned when he went out and acquired Martellus Bennett.
Ugliness Equal On Both Sides Of The Ball And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsThe only good news from Sunday is that it's over.
Missing Two Offensive MVPs Hasn't Hurt One Bit And Other Leftover Patriots ThoughtsThese games were supposed to be dramatic. That certainly was not the case vs. the Texans.