New England Patriots Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Recap
September 27, 2015
Tom Brady had another huge game, helping the Patriots to a blowout win over the Jaguars that moved New England's record to a perfect 3-0 for the season. Brady completed 33-of-42 passes for 358 yards and two touchdowns. At a point in the season when he was originally scheduled to be suspended, Brady now has over 1,100 yards, nine touchdowns and no interceptions overall. New England running back LeGarrette Blount rushed for 78 yards and three touchdowns, and backup Dion Lewis added 37 yards and a touchdown on eight carries. Jacksonville's Blake Bortles threw for 242 yards but couldn't keep up with Brady, and the Jaguars also lost 114 yards to penalties.
Buffalo Bills Vs. New England Patriots Recap
September 20, 2015
The Bills have a new coach, but their result against the New England Patriots was a familiar one. Tom Brady threw for 466 yards in a New England win. Brady flourished as New England used a no-huddle, pass-happy offense . Brady finished 38-for-59 for 566 yards and three touchdowns. New England's Rob Gronkowski caught seven passes for 113 yards and a touchdown, Julian Edelman caught 11 passes for 97 yards and two touchdowns, and Dion Lewis had 138 all-purpose yards and one touchdown. The Bills scored 17 straight points in the fourth quarter to make the game close, but fell short in the end. Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor threw for 242 yards and three touchdowns but was intercepted three times.
New England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Recap
September 10, 2015
Considering the Pittsburgh Steelers are six time Super Bowl champions, their performance against the four time, reigning Super Bowl champions, the New England Patriots, was surprisingly flat. The game began with a promising drive with a few short passes thrown by quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, but they failed to score. During New England’s first possession of the night, quarterback Tom Brady was sacked by Pittsburgh newcomer Bud Dupree.
After a scoreless first quarter, Tom Brady connects with Rob Gronkowski for a 16 yard touchdown, placing them in the lead. The Steelers fail to respond, missing a 46 yard field goal attempt.
Brady connects with Gronkowski for a second short pass touchdown, and the Steelers respond with a 44 yard field goal by Josh Scobee, putting the Patriots up by 11 at the half.
The Patriots waste no time in scoring in the second half, with Brady completing a touchdown pass to Scott Chandler on New England's first possession. The Steelers respond with a touchdown and two point conversion, closing the gap to 10 points. Despite being injured during this play, Roethlisberger comes back to bring the team within field goal range on the next possession. Again coming to the rescue, Josh Scobee completes a 24 yard field goal, bringing the Steelers within 1 touchdown of tying the game. New England quickly responds with another touchdown, however, involving a deep pass of 52 yards and a number of fumbles. During this possession, the Patriots score but the ruling is overturned. The Steelers complete one final touchdown in the fourth quarter but it is not enough. Tom Brady wins his 161st game as starting quarterback, giving him the NFL record.