FOXBORO -- It isn't often you can allow Peyton Manning to throw for 345 yards and three touchdowns and still win the game. And by 10 points, no less.
But the Patriots found the recipe on Sunday.
With their no-huddle offense running circles around the frazzled, worn-out Broncos defense, New England built a 31-7 third-quarter lead and then held off the inevitable Manning comeback for a 31-21 victory over Denver.
More to come . . .