Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

  • Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

"He has the most wins in quarterback history in the National Football League, but he still comes to work like he hasn't accomplished anything", Butler added of Brady - who might have passed the milestone sooner but for his four-game Deflategate suspension to start this season. The Patriots clinched the victory with a 26-10 final score, increasing their winning streak to three games. Julian Edelman and rookie Malcolm Mitchell each caught eight, combining for 183 yards, and Chris Hogan, James White and Dion Lewis each caught four.

The Patriots had no such problems moving the ball, even though they played without one of their top receiving targets, tight end Rob Gronkowski, who had season-ending back surgery this week.

The return game didn't accomplish much with its six total punt returns (eight return yards) and two kick returns (34 return yards).

That was the season Brady stepped in for an injured Drew Bledsoe and went on to lead the team to its first franchise Super Bowl victory.

"Obviously, they're a good team", Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount said. Team owner Robert Kraft hosted a dinner on Saturday to mark the anniversary.

"I'd like to put more points on the board than we did, but it was a good win", Brady said.

That relentless focus on the future has carried Brady to four Super Bowl titles.

Brady, who is nursing a sore knee, said he agreed with Belichick's decision to keep him in. Sports. "It's been a lot of football over the years, so.it's always been about winning and you know, I've been very fortunate to be on great teams".

New England Patriots running back Le Garrette Blount runs for a touchdown against the Los Angeles Rams during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday Dec. 4 2016 in Foxborough Mass
Brady breaks QB wins record, Patriots beat Rams 26-10

"It feels like a broken record, year after year", said Kendricks, per Rich Hammond of the Orange County Register. "Whenever you have a guy like that, one of the best who's ever played the game, you know he's going to help you win".

Following his kneel-down that ended the game and gave him the record, praise began to pour in for the quarterback on social media with the team and various players sending him congratulatory remarks.

Blount, Lewis, and White were averaging a combined 191.5 yards per game in the two games since Lewis came off the PUP list.

Meanwhile, rookie quarterback Jared Goff was picked off two times and was 14 of 32 in passing for 161 yards and a touchdown in the defeat for Los Angeles (4-8) which was losing for the third successive time.

Goff's second interception, in the third quarter, came after Patriots end Jabaal Sheard got a piece of Goff's arm, and it led to the first of three Stephen Gostkowski field goals.

The Patriots will face three teams that now have winning records over the next four weeks, beginning with a Monday night matchup with the AFC North-leading Baltimore Ravens and their always stingy defense. They played the New England Patriots - a fascinating team. Andrew Luck completed 12 of 33 passes for 126 yards and two interceptions, a 23.0 rating, in the Patriots' 45-7 win.

'I'm just really grateful, ' he said.