New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
|New England Patriots||19|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers||14|
The New England Patriots managed to defeat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after the impressive 303-year throw of quarterback Tom Brady. They were able to seal the victory with the final score of 19-14 in the ongoing National Football League (NFL).
It was a huge win for the Patriots after losing against the Carolina Panthers.
The New England Patriots are the defending champion of the Super Bowl and even if Tom Brady is not playing his superb game on Thursday, he still managed to complete a successful 303-yard throw that helped the team to win the game.
In the 2nd quarter, Brady threw completed a 5-yard Touch Down pass to his teammate Chris Hogan. Another player who played better is Stephen Gostkowski with his kicked goals and helped the Patriots improve their record to 3-2.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are currently 2-2 in the record standing.
The Buccaneers has the opportunity to steal the victory when they were able to close the game to 16-14 (Patriots still leading) with at least 2:09 left in the game courtesy of the 18-yard Touch Down pass of Jameis Winston to Cameron Brate.
Unfortunately, the New England sealed their victory after Nick Folk failed to score his pair of field goals. Folk had 3 missed field goals on Thursday and he did not play well than what he performed last week against the New York Giants, wherein they won the game.
As for Tom Brady, he now tied the NFL history record of 186th starting career in a regular season with Peyton Manning and Brett Favre. Likewise, the Patriots played an impressive yard games on Thursday and no other NFL team had done it before.
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