Originally written on Musket Fire  |  Last updated 12/11/11

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 02: Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrate after teaming up for a first quarter touchdown against the New York Giants on September 2, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Rob Gronkowski ran over the Redskins defense. Photo by Keith Nordstrom It wasn’t easy in the nation’s capital (OK, Maryland technically), but the Patriots were able to come away with a win over the Washington Redskins, winning 34-27. The Skins were able to drive down within striking distance of tying the game with under a minute to play, but a Rex Grossman pass to Santana Moss got bobbled into Jerod Mayo’s hands, sealing the game for New England. The game was highlighted by the offenses of both teams, as neither defense could do much to stop the opposing team from moving the ball and scoring. The Patriots have to thank their lucky stars that they have Tom Brady as their quarterback. … [visit site to read more] Patriots Squeak Out a Win Against the Redskins - Musket Fire - Musket Fire - A New England Patriots Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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