Found October 17, 2011 on NBC Connecticut:
Credit to Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. He held the Patriots to fewer than 30 points for the second straight matchup (he did it previously last November, when he was with the Browns). Unfortunately, he didn't have the benefit of Cleveland's high-powered offense. Okay, that's an exaggeration; the Browns weren't very good last year, even if they did manage to beat the Patriots. Sunday, however, the Cowboys allowed just 16 points, and forced New England into four turnovers (including two Tom Brady picks), but it still wasn't enough to eke out a win. Brady, as he's done countless times in his Hall of Fame career, led the Patriots on a game-winning drive, this time finding Aaron Hernandez in the end zone for the lead with just 22 seconds to go in the game. “We haven’t had really a true two-minute situation at the end of the game where we needed a touchdown in a long time,” said Brady, who completed 27-of-41 passes for 289 yards, accordi...

Brady, Defense Lead Patriots Over Cowboys

Tom Brady executed his 32nd fourth-quarter comeback, and the New England defense was stout, especially when it needed to be, as the Patriots rallied from a 13-16 fourth quarter deficit to a 20-16 win yesterday at Gillette Stadium. Get all the coverage at Ten Things We Learned Sunday: Ten years later, Tom Brady still majoring in drama - Christopher Price runs down...

Tom Brady Misses Second Straight Practice, Bill Belichick Won't Acknowledge Absence

FOXBORO, Mass. -- Quarterback Tom Brady missed his second straight day of practice Wednesday for undisclosed reasons. Brady seemed fine in the locker room, so it wouldn't be surprising if he just received a couple days of rest before the Patriots broke camp for the bye-week vacation. Prior to practice, Patriots head coach Bill Belichick didn't even acknowledge Brady's...

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady makes list of most influential men launched their sixth annual Top 49 Most Influential Men of 2011 list today.  More than 200,000 readers voted in this year’s poll. And guess who’s in at No. 42?   Yes, Tom Brady made another list. He is the only NFL player to make the list this year. Notably missing from last year’s Top 49 is Drew Brees who was ranked at No. 6.  AskMen is a leading men’s lifestyle...

Damon Hack: In loss to Patriots, Cowboys forgot that fortune favors the bold

Tom Brady's TD pass with :22 left lifted the Pats to a win over the Cowboys. It's become the story of Dallas' season, being in position to win only to fritter it away, writes Damon Hack.

Brady marches Pats past Cowboys despite INTs

Tom Brady threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Hernandez with 22 seconds left and the New England Patriots rallied to beat the Dallas Cowboys 20-16 on Sunday.

Brady leads late TD drive to edge Pats past Cowboys

Tom Brady threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Hernandez with 22 seconds left and the New England Patriots rallied to beat the Dallas Cowboys 20-16 on Sunday.

Cowboys defense impressed Brady

IRVING – Saying the Cowboys’ rugged defense makes “you earn every yard,” Tom Brady tipped his hat to Rob Ryan & Co. after leading the Patriots to a 20-16 win Sunday at Gillette Stadium.  “It’s not like there are a bunch of gimme throws out there or gimme routes or gimme calls from the sideline,” Brady said. “There are a lot of different things and they have...

Sunday’s five most valuable players, Week 6

Tom Brady, Quarterback, New England Patriots. It's not going to go in Tom Brady's scrapbook as one of his prettiest games, but when he got the ball back with 2:31 to play, needing a score, was there any doubt what was about to happen? The Cowboys defense was great -- great -- against the Patriots all day long. When the Pats need plays, though, it's like some switch...

Great partnerships between coaches & QBs

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (L) talks with head coach Bill Belichick during a timeout in the third quarter of NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins in Miami, Florida September 12, 2011. REUTERS/Hans Deryk (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL) The quarterback has always been the most important position in pro football, even in the days when the running...

Week 6 NFL Quick Picks

Last Week: 8-5-0 Season: 38-35-4 It’s a critical week for the Philadelphia Eagles if they have any chance to salvage the remainder of the 2011 season. Week 6 presents several strong match-ups highlighted by Tom Brady and the Patriots taking on the Cowboys. We’re going to try something different this week and strictly go with [...]

Cowboys battle Rams in Week 7 odds

Oct 23, 4:15 PM | Turf of Cowboys Stadium St. Louis Rams vs Dallas Cowboys Odds 0-5TEAM RECORD2-3 The Rams haven't won and they haven't covered a spread in 2011, mimicking the ineptitude of Miami so far this season. Now they head for Dallas in a game that could end up with the biggest point spread of the week. After opening at -10 for Dallas, bettors quickly pounced...
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