Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/3/12
New England at Tennessee Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at LP Field, Nashville - TV: CBS; DirecTV: 712 *TV announcers: Jim Nantz, Phil Simms *Keys to the game: Jake Locker might be ready to start, but preparing for a Bill Belichick defense doesn't come with a manuscript. The Patriots' porous secondary and fits-and-starts pass rush led to many big plays for opponents last season. They anticipate being more prepared to contend with the likes of Nate Washington and TE Jared Cook this season by mixing it up between three- and four-man fronts and bringing pressure from all angles. Locker can be more effective if RB Chris Johnson's revival continues. He was solid in the preseason after sputtering in 2011. The Patriots have a vast, talented receiving corps with more options for QB Tom Brady than ever before. The offseason focus of Tennessee coach Mike Munchak was his defense getting to the quarterback when it counts. That falls on newcomer Kamerion Wimbley and a solid collection of interior p...
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