McCourty returned the ensuing kickoff 23 yards to the Patriots Welker was stripped by Byrd on the Patriots next drive with Bryan Scott returning it to the Patriots Following the game, Stallworth was diagnosed with an ankle injury and placed on IR. The Colts almost caught a break when on the drive when Darius Butler forced Wes Welker to fumble, but the ball rolled out of bounds, and the Patriots retained possession. With just 53 spots on the roster and depth needed elsewhere, several wideouts won't make it through to the end. The Patriots raced 80 more yards against an overwhelmed Colts defensive, scoring on Ridley's 1-yard touchdown run, upping the blowout to The Rams drove to the Patriots 35 on their next drive, but attempted a fake field goal that resulted in a 9-yard loss.
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The Patriots stormed 90 yards in 7 plays, scoring on a 6-yard touchdown run by Ridley, giving the Patriots an early lead. After driving to the Ravens 27, an offensive pass interference penalty on Rob Gronkowski moved the ball to the Ravens Yet the active roster has space for only so many slot receivers. Boston Patriots.
Retrieved September 13, The year-old target has developed into an exciting talent who can stretch the field.
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their final 11 games, the Patriots qualified for the playoffs as a wildcard team. Coming off a disappointing ending to the season, the Patriots in the playoffs, especially after giving up the #1 seed late in the season.
Looking forward to the season, and just going out there and getting better.
This time the Ravens finally managed a response driving 80 yards to score to score on a yard touchdown pass from Flacco to Torrey Smithtrimming the score to The Patriots countered with a 17 play, yard marathon, taking seven-and-a-half minutes off the clock and scoring on Brady's 1-yard touchdown run a few minutes into the fourth quarter.
Retrieved October 25, With the win, the Patriots not only started the season at 1—0 but they also won their ninth straight season opener.