New England Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS - SEPTEMBER 26: Quarterback Mac Jones #10 of the New England Patriots sits on the bench after the loss to the New Orleans Saints after the game at Gillette Stadium on September 26, 2021 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Patriots looked outmatched and outcoached during most of Sunday’s 28-13 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Although they were able to get within a score late in the game, it felt out of grasp for the majority of the 60 minutes.

Yet there were flashes from the Patriots, including Kendrick Bourne’s first big game in New England – nine catches for 94 yards and a touchdown – and Matt Judon’s 2.5 sacks.

Through photos, here’s a look back at the game…

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