It was a tough way for the Broncos to lose, but the Patriots earned this one.
Bruschi on Tap: It hurts, but the better team won on Sunday.
The Patriots must learn from their sloppy loss Sunday and fix things.
The Patriots' power running game brings their hurry-up offense to a new level.
Yes, the refs were bad, but the Patriots blew their chances on Sunday.
The loss of Aaron Hernandez is a painful blow to the Patriots' game plan.
Tedy Bruschi offers observations from the Patriots' beatdown of the Bears.
The most important thing the Patriots did Sunday was re-establish home-field advantage.
Thoughts on Sunday's Patriots victory, including Wes Welker's return.