It didn’t always look easy, but the Patriots made the plays they needed to on Sunday on their way to a 36-13 win over the Titans. They’ve now won six straight games for the first time since a 10-game streak that wrapped around from the end of the 2018 season to the beginning of 2019.
This win didn’t come easy. The Patriots were unable to lean on a lot of what led them to the five previous wins. Tennessee ran for 270 yards, and had two rushers go over 100 yards (the first time that’s happened to the Patriots since 1990). On the offensive side of the ball, the Patriots rushing attack was slowed to just 47 yards through three quarters.
Finding a way to win despite those struggles was an excellent display of the mental toughness of this team. It was also a point of emphasis when players and coaches spoke after the game. Here’s what they had to say…
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