In a week filled with Spygate and heavy fines and loss of draft pick(s), the Patriots and Bill Belichick received some measure of redemption in whipping the Chargers.
Adalius Thomas' ability to do it all and Bill Belichick's ability to draw up plays to take advantage of those talents is a scary combination, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Tedy Bruschi appears ready to play significant time in the Patriots' opener.
The signing of Junior Seau shows the Patriots are no longer beyond the kind of questioning that less successful franchises would face had they made a similar move, writes Len Pasquarelli.
The running of Antowain Smith and defense of Rodney Harrison are among the reasons New England will beat Carolina.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick has once again proven why he is the premier defensive strategist of his generation.
Bill Belichick devised a great plan to stop the Rams. The question now is if other teams can copy it?