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FOXBORO, Mass. -- The Patriots got back to work Tuesday after taking a five-week vacation during the bye week. They got a chance to rest up after a string of physical games, and they returned to Gillette Stadium to get an early start on the Steelers. The Patriots plan to practice four times before heading to Pittsburgh for a matchup of AFC division leaders. "Break time is over, so [we're] ready to get to work and get this thing rolling again," Patriots safety James Ihedigbo said. New England's attendance was back to normal after a few players, including quarterback Tom...

Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday October 26th – Tom Brady Has This One Edition

Ian Rapoport said on NFL Network yesterday that before the season started a Patriots offensive player told him that Tom Brady said “Against the Steelers, don’t worry, I got it.” You can see the report here as Brady insinuates he owns Dick LeBeau. The pregame release for the Patriots game is up in PDF format and it tells us the Steelers look to open the season 4-0 at Heinz...

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Tom Brady takes on the Steelers in the Game of the Week News Blitz - 10/26/2011

Tom Brady breaks down the Steel Curtain. Patriots players prepare for a loud stadium in Pittsburgh. It’s all inside today’s edition of the News Blitz.

Patriots' defense porous for a reason

Tom Brady has made opposing defenses look bad for years. Apparently, the New England quarterback is doing the same...

Steelers respectful but not in awe of Patriots

Brett Keisel's short-term memory is a little hazy. Actually, his long-term memory is clouded, too, at least when it comes to the New England Patriots. The Pittsburgh defensive end isn't quite sure how many times Tom Brady has beaten the defending AFC champions. Is it four? Five? All Keisel knows is, whatever the number is - six, actually - it's too many. He also knows...

Why the Patriots Have Owned the Pittsburgh Zone Blitz

The Pittsburgh Steelers zone blitz revolutionized how defense is played in the NFL, and Pittsburgh has dominated, winning two super bowls in the past decade largely due to their defense. However, there is one offense that loves to play against that defense: The New England Patriots. Maybe you can call it a perfect storm or just a bad fit, but the Patriots surely have shown a propensity...
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