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Deon Grant here. Deon Grant there. Pete Prisco says the Giants placed the veteran safety almost everywhere against New England in Week 9 and his pass rushing and superior coverage helped to confound Tom Brady.

Return to the Top: Tom Brady and New England Patriots back in the big game

The AFC Championship game wasn’t a typical win for the 2011 Patriots. Their bend but don’t break defense nearly broke (in fact, if Billy Cundiff takes a time out/depending on who you ask about the Lee Evans non-touchdown it broke indeed), quarterback Tom Brady took too many chances with the ball and missed open receivers, [...] But regardless, Brady heads back to the Super...

Eli Manning praised by Tom Brady, New England Patriots

Brady calls Manning a 'great quarterback'

And they say he chokes?

While looking at QB playoff performance Football Outsiders notes that both Tom Brady and Eli Manning are among the top 3 in DYAR. To gain some perspective they compared them to the top DYAR QBs since 1995.  Who is at the top of the list? You might recognize him. (Hopefully this puts to rest the notion that Eli's older brother had a habit of choking in the playoffs. Peyton Manning...

Brady doesn’t want to talk about promise to Kraft

There is an oft-repeated story about Tom Brady’s rookie season in New England.  Brady was about to introduce himself to owner Robert Kraft when Kraft beat him to the punch. Brady’s response: “Drafting me was the best decision this franchise has ever made.” Brady made a similar promise to Kraft in the wake of the AFC…

Super Bowl coaches channel Grant, Lombardi

A championship team needs great players. The Patriots and Giants this season have plenty, from Tom Brady...

Your Giants comments: Tom Brady and Robert Kraft at a loss about Super Bowl XLII

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Wilfork keys Pats' defensive resurgence

Tom Brady could collect his third NFL MVP award in the coming weeks, but Vince Wilfork is the reason the New England Patriots are headed to Super Bowl XLVI.
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