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FOXBORO, Mass. -- Tom Brady said the Patriots "sucked" in the first half Monday against the Chiefs, but they still managed to thump Kansas City by a 34-3 margin. It was New England's second straight win, and the Patriots have a two-game lead in the AFC East. It's time to break out the grades. Offense Jeff Howe: B- Rob Gronkowski was a one-man wrecking crew, but the rest of the offense was out of sync through a large chunk of the game. Still, they managed to post 27 points against a tough defense. What grade would you give the Patriots...

New England Patriots Roll on Monday Night

Gronkowski had two touchdowns on the day The Kansas City Chiefs were without quarterback Matt Cassel and it showed Monday Night as the New England Patriots won 34-3.  Tyler Palko was left to lead the Chiefs and it was the Patriot’s defense that didn’t exactly welcome him into the NFL.  Here are few key points to take away from the game: The Patriot’s defense:  Each week...

Video: Rob Gronkowski flies for a touchdown

Rob Gronkowski doesn't have a background in tumbling, but he tried to pull off a flip to get in the end zone during the Patriots rout of the Chiefs on Monday night. Oof. He succeeds on getting a touchdown, but that flip would earn poor marks from a gymnastics judging panel. Gronkowski took a second to get up after that play, and for good reason. The awkward way he landed on...

Rob Gronkowski Says He’d Hide Concussion Symptoms to Play vs. Eagles

Rob Gronkowski had a big game for the Patriots on Monday night, catching four passes for 94 yards and two touchdowns in a 34-3 win over the Chiefs. The 6’6″ tight end dove for the end zone on his second touchdown and was flipped by Kendrick Lewis. He landed on his head and neck, and [...]

Rob Gronkowski Joins Brothers on Twitter to Answer Fans' Questions About College Years

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski's fan following grows with every big play he makes, but he is not the only member of his family with athletic ability. Gronkowski and his four brothers banded together Tuesday on Twitter to answer questions from fans. Most of the questions revolved around the brothers' college years, when Gordie Gronkowski Jr. played baseball at Jacksonville...

Brady has bone bruise near elbow

Tom Brady has been seen wearing a band below his elbow of late, and was spotting icing his elbow after the Patriots beat the Cowboys. That, in addition to some uncharacteristic inaccuracy, has led to a lot of speculation in Boston about Brady’s injury. Greg A. Bedard of the Boston Globe reports via two sources…

Brady throws 2 TD passes, Pats beat Chiefs 34-3

The Tom Brady-Rob Gronkowski connection kept clicking. The New England Patriots' defense and special teams kept rolling, too.

Cruise Control

They may have started slowly, but Tom Brady and the Patriots got it together. He connected twice with Rob Gronkowski for touchdowns in New England's 34-3 whipping of Kansas City.

Final from Gillette Stadium: Patriots 34, Chiefs 3

It started ugly for the Patriots and ended ugly for the Chiefs. In the end, it was a second consecutive win for the 7-3 Patriots. The final? Patriots 34, Chiefs 3 QB Tom Brady got himself together to go 15 of 27 for 234yards, while TE Rob Gronkowski had two scores and 96 yards. WR Wes Welker kept his consecutive catch streak going with one reception, while CB Kyle Arrington had two...

Brady throws 2 TD passes; Pats beat Chiefs 34-3

FOXBOROUGH, Mass.—Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes to Rob Gronkowski and the New England Patriots shook off a sluggish start to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 34-3 on Monday night.

Patriots destroy Chiefs, 34-3

By Paul KenyonFOXBORO -- The Patriots needed someone to provide a spark Monday night and, not surprisingly, Rob Gronkowski was the guy who provided it. The tight end, who quickly has become one of the best receivers in the NFL, awoke the Pats from a slumber that lasted into the second quarter in their meeting with Kansas City. Gronkowski scored on a 52-yard pass with 4:18 left in...

Tom Brady Does Not Like The Gatorade In Foxsboro

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots was caught on the sidelines not liking the taste or smell of the Gatorade he was given. Bill Belichick sat on the sidelines looking angry as usual while Jon Gruden, Jaws, and Mike Tirico announced the game. Expect to hear “These guys!” or “This guy!” at least 100 times from Jon Gruden. The Kansas City Chiefs are starting pretty much a...

New England Patriots team report: Tom Brady insists his arm is fine

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Damon Hack: What we learned from the Patriots' rout of the Chiefs

The defense has had its issues, and so has Tom Brady. It's been an odd season for the Patriots, but by beating the Chiefs 34-3, they've taken command of the AFC East, says Damon Hack.

Patriots Live Blog: Chiefs Visit Gillette Stadium As Pats Aim to Put Stranglehold on Division

8 a.m. ET: It's time for the Patriots to put a stranglehold on the division. After a huge victory against the Jets, the Patriots can create some late-season momentum with a soft schedule and set their sights on their ninth AFC East title since 2001. With a victory against the reeling Chiefs, the Patriots would have a two-game lead over the Jets and Bills with just six games remaining...
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