Throughout the week leading up to Thursday night’s game against the Falcons, Patriots players talked about the challenge of having to prepare for an unfamiliar opponent in such a limited window. Since last facing Atlanta in 2017, the team had undergone a coaching change and overhauled the majority of its roster.
Yet the team rose to the challenge, shutting out the Falcons 25-0 on their way to a fifth straight win and 7-4 record. They’re also now 5-0 on the road.
Was the team impressed with its own accomplishments Thursday night? Here’s what Bill Belichick and some of his players had to say after the game…
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