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  1. patriotsox

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    How is the backfield looking with Sanders, meriweather, and Wilson back there? I didn't get to see the game today to make an assumption.
     
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    They played well enough for the Pats to win. None of them were spectacular, though Sanders had a couple of good plays and hits..
     
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    I was disappointed with the number of completions, but Penny and the jets ALWAYS seem to complete a lot of passes against us. Asante looked a little so-so, and Meriweather, when he played, seemed to continue his trend of tackling well but being a day-late-and-a-dollar-short in coverage (resulting in all those tackles).
     
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    PatsSteve1 In the Starting Line-Up

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    The Jets longest pass play was for 17 yards. They got a lot of shorter passes but that's what Chad does best.
     
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    onegameatatime Third String But Playing on Special Teams

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    After 28-7, it looked like the Pats were just keeping it in front of them.

    Monday 10/1, at the Bengals, will be the first big test against top notch wideouts and we will still have no Rodney.
     
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    He averaged something like 4.6 yards a completion.. so they did ok.. lots of dinking and dunking.
     
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