Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/17/12
Playcalling and protection for Brady were obviously issues for the Patriots in their recent loss in the home opener against the Arizona Cardinals.  Playcalling in particular seemed less than inspiring in third down situations where they were a mere 4 for 14.The Offensive struggles have only been made more apparent by how dominating the Defense has been throughout the past two games. It was the Defense that put the Offense in position to win yesterday in the final two minutes. The game was all but over, all Arizona had to do was run out the clock, when Cardinal's running back Ryan Williams, looking to put the game away for his team, took a pitch, turned upfield and was met by linebacker Brandon Spikes, who  forced a fumble that popped right to the Patriots at the Arizona 30-yard line.If you really want a gauge on how things are going with the offense, all you need to do is check out Rob Gronkowski who wore the look of disgust. A look he's worn far too often in recent weeks. There has...
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