FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Bill Belichick’s weekly breakdown of plays following a victory, on Patriots.com, highlighted strong work on offense, defense and special teams – a fitting recap because last Sunday’s win over the Lions was a complete-team effort.
Alan Branch showing up. A sack in the first quarter (7:27) showed how the combination of good coverage married up with good rush to produce the desired result. This is generally one of Belichick’s preferred plays to show in these breakdowns and one thing he said confirmed what was pointed out in film review: defensive tackle Alan Branch played a solid game. …read more