BB breaks down the best plays from Sunday's win in Mexico: pic.twitter.com/w3fP4pOgjA— New England Patriots (@Patriots) November 24, 2017
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick joined Scott Zolak to break down how the team swung the game and broke the score open around the half against the Oakland Raiders.
First, Belichick looks at how Jonathan Jones did a nice job with the tackle around the goal line before the half and how Marquis Flowers and Patrick Chung simply wanted the ball more than the Raiders players. Flowers and Chung were covering the Raiders tight end between the hashes, and yet they were able to force the fumble and recover it outside while the tight end stood around and just watched.
Then, Belichick looked at a nice series of blocks from Dwayne Allen, James Develin, Shaq Mason, and the rest of the offensive line that opened up the second level for Dion Lewis to pick up a big chunk of yards and gave the offense a chance to score before the half.
Belichick highlighted how Rob Gronkowski got down the field to get inside field goal range and how Joe Cardona snapped the ball perfectly to Ryan Allen to set up the field goal attempt.
Finally, Belichick showed how the Patriots targeted Raiders rookie defensive back Obi Melifonwu in coverage of Brandin Cooks on the big touchdown pass to open up the second half, finishing a huge point swing in favor of New England in roughly one minute of time.
Also watch the Sights & Sounds from the game below:
From TDs & FGs to the locker room & sideline celebrations.— New England Patriots (@Patriots) November 23, 2017
Sunday's sights & sounds from south of the border: pic.twitter.com/ty48bRTg3V