The New England Patriots are 8-2 and atop the AFC East with a comfort that is a far cry from how fans felt after four weeks of the season. The defense is rising and the offense is only going to get better when Chris Hogan, David Andrews, and Marcus Cannon return to the lineup.
When did you know that the Patriots were going to beat the Raiders? For Rich, it was just eight plays into the game when the Raiders defenders were calling for substitutions, while the Patriots offense relentlessly marched down the field. There was no coming back.
New England finishes the season with five divisional games and one game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Alec gives his prediction for how the rest of the year plays out.