Published: Tue, October 16, 2018
Sports | By Brett Lawson

Patriots Ban Fan From Gillette Stadium For Throwing Beer At Tyreek Hill

Patriots Ban Fan From Gillette Stadium For Throwing Beer At Tyreek Hill

Give them credit for the way they played.

The Patriots' offense is captained by an all-time great who orchestrates game-winning drives like few before him.

"He made a lot of big [throws]", Brady said. But looking beyond the win/loss record, the Pats have weaknesses that were on display. Hogan hadn't come up big much for the Patriots before that play, but perhaps it was the play he needed to get himself going in what's been a surprisingly down season for the receiver. The other, in the red zone near the end of the second quarter, cost the Chiefs at least three points. "So glad we had our last shot and glad we took advantage of it". The unit as a whole was allowing 25.8 points per game this season, so a match-up against the Patriots on the road had many Chiefs fans nervous heading into the contest. The decidedly-un-fleet-footed Brady broke away from a rusher and found a way to hop through two defenders for the score, which put the Patriots back on top after the Chiefs briefly held their only lead of the night. It is the first time in the Super Bowl era that an National Football League team played an entire game without punting or being charged a penalty. It was a critical play, as it helped set up Gostkowski's 50-yard field goal. We're in these situations sometimes in games.

Mahomes and the Chiefs are 5-1 this season.

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But Tom Brady says the Patriots' offensive attack can be even better.

"We just starting hitting on throws that I was missing earlier, " Mahomes said. "I think we deserved it".

"We just continued to trust our process and go about our business the only way we know how", nine-time captain Matthew Slater said. Finally, the quarterback chose to take care of business himself and took off. Brady was hit as he crossed the goal line, but hung on to the ball, scoring a 4-yard touchdown to make it, 37-33 Patriots. Had Gostkowski missed, it would have forced New England into having to score a touchdown to win the game and it can't be understated how important that field goal was.

Sprinkling a bit more gridiron stardust on a clearly chuffed NBC and the NFL, last night's SNF was the best the Comcast-owned net's flagship football show has done in the metered markets since the opening game of last season.

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