Originally written on The Football Fan Spot  |  Last updated 11/15/14

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on during warm ups against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Last week: 3 (+2) Record: 8-3 Net points per drive: 1.07 (2nd) DVOA: 40.0% (2nd) Weighted DVOA: 41.7% (1st) Tier 1: Contenders Studs RB Stevan Ridley: Rushed for 97 yards (41 after contact) and a touchdown on 21 attempts, 1 penalty QB Tom Brady: 18 of 28 for 323 yards and 3 touchdowns, 1 throw away, 97.7 adjusted QB rating, pressured on 10 of 28 drop backs (6 of 10, 1 throw away) LG Donald Thomas: Allowed 1 quarterback hit on 29 pass block snaps, run blocked for 10 yards on 2 attempts LT Nate Solder: Allowed 1 quarterback hurry on 29 pass block snaps, run blocked for 20 yards on 10 attempts RG Dan Connolly: Did not allow a pressure on 26 pass block snaps, run blocked for 6 yards on 3 attempts RB Shane Vereen: Caught 2 passes for 91 yards and a touchdown on 2 attempts, rushed for 42 yards (22 after contact) on 10 attempts CB Kyle Arrington: Allowed 1 catch for 9 yards on 4 attempts, 2 pass deflections, 3 solo tackles, 1 stop LOLB Jerod Mayo: 10 solo tackles, 1 assist, 6 stops, 1 sack...
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