Posted November 23, 2012 on
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Tom Brady couldn't believe what happened. Neither could Bill Belichick, nor the rest of the New England Patriots, for that matter.
They were up 7-0 on the New York Jets one minute, and 28-0 the next. Literally.
Three touchdowns in 52 seconds. That was all it took to send the high-scoring Patriots to a 49-19 victory Thursday night - and put the bumbling Jets on the verge of seeing their season slip away.
''It all happened so fast,'' Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo said. ''I've never been part of anything like that, but I'm glad that we were on the right side of it.''
Brady threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score as the Patriots (8-3) took advantage of five turnovers and used a 35-point second quarter - including the three TDs in less than a minute - to cruise past the Jets (4-7).
''That was quick,'' Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich said. ''They were some of the quickest scores I've ever seen on a...
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The New England Patriots are coming off a explosive 59-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts and head into MetLife Stadium to face off with the high-flying New York Jets with only four days to prepare for their Thanksgiving night matchup.
Nobody knows preparation against Gang Green better than Tom Brady (he is 17-5 vs. the Jets since 2001) and, while it's not hard to picture...
After the New England Patriots destroyed the New York Jets on Thanksgiving Day, quarterback Tom Brady got to chow down with some of his teammates with NBC's Michelle Tafoya.
Check out Tom digging in on a turkey leg and kinda enjoying it....
The Patriots face a short turnaround this week as they prepare to take on the Jets on Thanksgiving evening.
So it’s only reasonable that the first thing quarterback Tom Brady would be worrying about as New England hurries to get ready is whether his teammates are playing too many video games. But that’s what Brady said during his media time Tuesday.
While coach Bill Belichick...
Bill Belichick Sound FX (by Viraj Patel)
Here’s last night’s Sound FX episode featuring BB, good stuff. Especially interesting how closely he’s shown dealing with the defense while trying to stop the Colts running everything to the Pats defensive right side.
While many shoppers will be setting their alarm clocks bright and early on Friday morning to take advantage of some huge deals, Tom Brady won’t be one of them.
Instead, Brady will be sleeping off another game, after battling the New York Jets on Thanksgiving night. Besides, Brady doesn’t need to go bargain-hunting — he’s already up to his hair in high fashion.
The Super Bowl...
There were no sighs of relief, no jumps for joy when the New York Jets found out they wouldn't have to worry about Rob Gronkowski this week.
Sure, the New England Patriots lost perhaps the league's top playmaking tight end for a few weeks with a broken forearm. But Rex Ryan's team knew better than to celebrate.
''I don't know,'' Ryan said, shaking...
““Very unselfish,” coach Bill Belichick said. “We play him in different positions, where we...
East Rutherford, N.J. — The Patriots pulled off an historic win on Thanksgiving.
Five turnovers, 49 points — 21 coming in a matter of just 52 seconds — and a 30-point rout of the AFC East-rival Jets should give Bill Belichick enough to be thankful for this holiday season. But getting a landmark victory, especially the way it was won, makes it just that much sweeter.
Some great stats from the Patriots gameCongrats to Bill Belichick on the remarkable achievement of 200 wins. Joins Shula, Halas, Landry, Lambeau, Brown, Noll and Schottenheimer.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) November 23, 2012This may be the stat of year: Patriots scored 35 points in 2nd quarter despite holding the ball for only 2 minutes, 14 seconds. Wow.#nyj— Manish Mehta(@MMehtaNYDN...
After everyone is full of turkey, or if you are Canadian like me and just like football, the NFL has an AFC East rivalry game featuring the (7-3) Patriots and the (4-6) New York Jets. There is definately no love loss here as this is one of the better rivalry in the NFL. We all no the story lines – Belichick vs Rex, Brady vs Jets defense, Sanchez vs Tebow… and so on. Both teams...
Joe Caporoso - 12 Pack
Chris Gross- Jets 24, New England 21: Tomorrow, the Jets will display the same mentality that they had last week in St. Louis, the mindset that their backs are against the wall and they need to swing from the hip to survive throughout the rest of the season. While New York is historically bad under Rex Ryan when facing the Patriots in the clubs’ second...
Generally when two division rivals hook up in a meaningful football game on National TV it’s usually a knock down, drag out affair. Such was not the case in the Thanksgiving Night game between the New England Patriots and the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford NJ even though the first quarter was scoreless.
In the second quarter New England exploded for a...
Mmmm, Thanksgiving is almost here. Food, family, friends, football…
This year, we even get lucky with the Patriots on Thanksgiving night, which gives you ample time to eat, pass out, wake up, drink a bottle of Jack Daniels, yell at your family for not understanding you, call you wife fat, eat a turkey sandwich and try to fight your uncle before the game starts. It is Thanksgiving...
Steve Gregory's spark was enough to get the Patriots' offense going.After the New York Jets won the coin toss, the Patriots received the ball. It was not what Patriot fans had hoped for as Tom Brady went three and out to start. On the following drive, Brady got the Patriots in field-goal range where Stephen Gostkowski missed a 39-yarder. As the Jets were moving the chains...