Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 11/22/11

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on during warm ups against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tom Brady has been here before, limited options that must produce. Monday night showcased his skill for raising his offense’s level even when they don’t have the talent. Wes Welker and Deion Branch were non factors and Welker has been on lockdown since his hot start of the season. Sadly, Branch looks slow and his quickness, which was his trademark skill, is quickly dissipating.

Brady took heat early as Romeo Crennel sent exotic blitzes to pressure him, and early on it worked. Brady was sacked numerous times early, but rebounded and as been his trademark this year, he hasn’t been bothered by the pressure.

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