Found September 16, 2012 on Football Nation:
Where do I even begin? There was not a whole lot that went as expected in this contest between the Patriots and the Cardinals in Foxborough Mass.I wanted to come out of this with a clear-cut hero on one side (the Patriots) and an equally clear-cut zero on the other side (the Cardinals).The spread on the game was almost two full touchdowns for the Brady-led Pats and the prevailing wisdom was that he would lead his team in a near rout of an out-gunned Cardinals team.Patriot nation (myself included) is comatose over what turned out to be one of the craziest games our team has ever played.In what was mostly a field goal battle for the bulk of the game. It is hard to put a finger on a definite hero on either side.At one point it looked as though Brandon Spikes would take the award with a forced fumble near the end of the fourth quarter. His play resulted in a last ditch shot at a game winning field goal, that for Patriots fans everywhere brought back memories of Super Bowl comebacks and ...
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