New York Falls 29-26 to Patriots - Recap
|New York Falls 29-26 to Patriots - Recap|
Tom Brady passed for 2 TDs and 259 yards in leading New England to a 29-26 win over New York on Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
New England won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 47.5.
Stevan Ridley rushed for 65 yards, while Shane Vereen added 49 yards in the win. Rob Gronkowski and Wes Welker added 78 and 66 receiving yards respectively.
Shonn Greene rushed for 54 yards for New York, while Joe McKnight added 23 yards. Mark Sanchez threw for 328 yards for the Jets, while receivers Jeremy Kerley and Dustin Keller had 120 and 93 yards respectively.
New England lost the time of possession battle 35:49/31:43, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New England heads into a Week 8 battle against the Rams. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Miami.