New England Patriots

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  • Matt Dolloff and Alex Barth share their reactions to the Patriots’ first win of the season, a 17-14 victory over the Steelers on Sunday. Topics include what clicked for the offense, what needs to improve, and why the defense took some big risks.

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  • (0:47) Putting the win in context

    (1:31) Offense shows some growth

    (4:10) Wide receiver usage shifts

    (13:49) A closer look at the tight ends’ lack of production

    (17:25) Significant improvement from the offensive line

    (21:43) Coverage matchups on defense

    (27:36) A workhorse effort from a team captain

    (31:51) Dominant on third downs

    (33:44) A quick look ahead at the Ravens