Originally written on Musket Fire  |  Last updated 6/21/14

INDIANAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 15: Chad Simpson #35 of the Indianapolis Colts holds on to the ball against Gary Guyton #59 of the New England Patriots during the game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 15, 2009 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Gary Guyton and the Patriots defense stepped up again in Sunday's win. If last weeks performance against the Jets wasn’t convincing enough, the Patriots defense delivered another promising performance in Sunday’s 20-16 win over the Cowboys, as the unit continues to progress each week. Going up against one of, if not the most explosive offense they have faced thus far this season, they gave up the fewest points of the year.Going into the game it was expected to be a shootout between the two offenses, but that was far from the case on Sunday afternoon. There were only 36 total points scored and six combined turnovers, including four by the Patriots offense. For the first time this season, it can be said that the Patriots defense won them the game. … [visit site to read more]Patriots defense comes up big again in win - Musket Fire - Musket Fire - A New England Patriots Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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