Found September 30, 2013 on Patriots Life:
The Patriots survived a furious comeback from Atlanta late, with Aqib Talib's pass breakup in the end zone preserving a 30-23 win. After going up 30-13, the Patriots gave up a quick 10 points to turn the game into a one possession game. A Tom Brady fumbled snap gave Atlanta the ball back with 1:50 left. One play later, Matt Ryan hit Julio Jones for 49 yards, setting up Atlanta in scoring range. However, the Patriots defense did what it had done all day and held Atlanta down when it counted. The Patriots held the Falcons to 3 points or less on five of their six red zone possessions. Tom Brady was 20/31 for 316 yards, 2 touchdowns and no interceptions in the win. Julian Edelmen and Kenbrell Thompkins both surpassed 100 receiving yards, with Thompkins catching his third touchdown in the last two games. Matt Ryan threw for 421 yards, 2 touchdowns and one pick in the losing effort. Tony Gonzalez caught both touchdowns and had 12 catches for 149 yards. With the win, New England m...

Tom Brady breaks out peace sign during post-game interview

Following the Patriots-Falcons game, Tom Brady went full dork, giving a shout out to his mom and a groovy peace sign for America.

lillypotpie: Tom Brady by coursond34 on Flickr. TOM BRADY NE...

lillypotpie: Tom Brady by coursond34 on Flickr. TOM BRADY NE PATRIOTS QB

We Can’t Stop With the Falcons Looking At This Photoshop Of Patriots’ Aqib Talib

With the Falcons down by 7 points in the closing seconds of Sunday Night Football, Aqib Talib broke up a fourth down pass from Matt Ryan in the endzone to seal the 30-23 win for the Patriots. He went to the bench and sat all regal looking. It deserves much better photoshop opportunities, but this is a great start. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Report: Rob Gronkowski’s father keeping him off the field

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will not play Sunday night against the Atlanta Falcons possibly because of his family. Gronkowski has ran around, caught passes and practiced like he would 

Terrell Suggs: I don’t like Tom Brady’s hair

Lisa Salters of ESPN’s E:60 asked Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis who pisses him off the most in the NFL. “New England,,” replied Suggs. “It just seem like a lot of suspicious stuff going on…with them,” Suggs continued. Suggs says it was unfair how the Saints were treated for the bounty scandal opposed to the fine the Patriots received for videotaping the Rams practice prior...

Patriots hold off Falcons, move to 4-0

Tom Brady found some receivers to his liking. Brady threw for 316 yards and two touchdowns as the New England Patriots held off a furious Atlanta comeback Sunday night, beating the Falcons 30-23 to improve to 4-0 for the first time since their near-perfect season in 2007. New England built a 30-13 lead before the Falcons rallied. They had a chance to tie it up in the final minute...

Tom Brady Laments Loss of Vince Wilfork, Says Nose Tackle ‘Unmatched’ in What He Does for Patriots

If the glum nature of some Patriots fans Monday morning despite a 30-23 victory over the Atlanta Falcons the night before didn’t tip people off that New England is going to miss Vince Wilfork, Tom Brady took care of it Monday evening. Brady chatted with Jim Gray for a radio interview during halftime of Monday night’s game between the Saints and the Dolphins, and he admitted that...

10 NFL Free Agent Signings That Rocked For 2013

Was the Randy Moss deal in 2007 the biggest steal in NFL history? If you ask Randy, or Tom Brady, the answer has to be a resounding yes! 23 touchdown catches make a fantastic case. Some free agent signings pay off big-time, while others only seem to benefit the bank account of the player striking gold in a new city. But one thing is sure- every year will see a slew of players cut...

Falcons red-zone stuggles continue in loss to Patriots

ATLANTA -- The New England Patriots, being the New England Patriots, somehow sleep-walked their way through their first three games to a 3-0 record.But with so many familiar names gone from the offense, the performances didn't feel authentic in that Patriots kind of way.In a 30-23 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at the Georgia Dome, the Patriots started to get back to the type...

Bill Belichick on Vince Wilfork: ‘I don’t know much’

The Boston Globe reported Monday morning that New England Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork tore his Achilles‘ tendon Sunday night against the Atlanta Falcons. Coach Bill Belichik didn’t have much information Monday on the injury. From the team’s website: Q: What is 

How are elite teams defined?

Usually in the NFL we know who the elite teams are, but sometimes we have a hard time defining exactly what that means. Do elite teams have shutdown defenses, high-octane offense and great kickers on special teams? Well, as we’ve seen this year, there’s no one qualification. The Denver Broncos, for example, are the hottest team in football. Peyton Manning is putting up touchdowns...

Tom Brady Misses Vince Wilfork, Wants Healthy Rob Gronkowski, Shane Vereen, and Danny Amendola

With the most recent season-ending injury to Vince Wilfork, the Patriots are forced to assess injuries to the defense as well as the already numerous injuries that have plagued the opposite side of the ball. Tom Brady conducted a phone interview with Westwood One, and he delivered his opinion on not only Wilfork's injury, but also the medical status of Rob Gronkowski. When...

Third Down and Red Zone Defense Come Up Huge for Patriots

AP Photo: John Bazemore The Patriots defense faced its biggest test so far this season in the Atlanta Falcons last night. While they gave up a lot of yardage, particularly during the Falcons late comeback attempt, the defense's stellar performance in two key areas fueled the 30-23 win. Atlanta was 6-14 (42%) on third down and 0-2 on fourth down. Most importantly, they scored...

Positional Points Against – Wide Receivers Week 4

We all have difficult decisions to make when setting our line up for the week. Getting into situations where you aren’t sure who to play can eat at you all week all the way up to kick off – going back and forth – for this reason or that reason. “Did I pick the right person!?” “Ahhhhhhh!! What do I do?!” Sometimes playing your match ups can serve you well when trying...

Losing Vince Wilfork becomes the story of the Patriots win

The New England Patriots are 4-0 and there was plenty to get excited about on Sunday night. Tom Brady finally started clicking with his rookie receivers. Running back by committee paid dividends as the Patriots ran the ball successfully and hard all night. Facing their first real test of the year, the New England Patriots’ defense came up big when they needed to and Aqib Talib...
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