Originally written on Fan View Point  |  Last updated 10/25/14
The flyover was perhaps the best part of this gameWhat a lousy way to end a game.The New England Patriots managed to snatch defeat out of the jaws of defeat today as they dropped the first home opener in Foxboro at Gillette Stadium EVER by succumbing to the Arizona Cardinals 20-18. The Pats had a golden opportunity slip through their fingers late as Arizona managed to hand them the ball inside their own 40, only to watch the New Englanders fail to execute.With 1:10 left in the game, Arizona running back Ryan Williams committed a sin of Joe Pisarcikian proportions as he fumbled on a pitch to the left. Patriots defender Brandon Spikes delivered a blow on the ball, forcing a fumble that was recovered by Vince Wilfork. It was equally a great play by Spikes and a horrible call by Arizona offensive coordinator Mike Miller. The sweep gave the Patriot defenders more opportunity to get shots on the ball, as opposed to a quick hitting dive or power up the middle. Hell, taking a knee and punti...
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