There are weeks when Bill Belichick is full speed ahead on the next opponent fairly soon after the muskets fire at Gillette Stadium.
Bill Belichick attributed the dirty play by Lions center Dominic Raiola at the end of Sunday's game to Raiola being frustrated at being worked over by the Patriots again.
FOXBORO -- One week you're at the center of a game plan that embarrasses a first-place team, you're a 200-yard rusher, a four-touchdown scorer and the cover boy for the latest edition of Sports Il
FOXBORO -- Some quick-hitting thoughts from the second quarter of play between the Patriots and Lions:
FOXBORO -- From the sounds of it, Bill Belichick was as excited as anyone about Rob Gronkowski's fourth-quarter touchdown last week against the Colts.