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Week 7 Patriots vs Bears: Big Josh Gordon 4th down conversion sets up James White touchdown

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New England is back on top.

Indianapolis Colts v New England Patriots Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

The New England Patriots are officially out of the 10-point hole they found themselves in early in the second quarter. After a Cordarrelle Patterson touchdown on a kickoff return cut the team’s deficit to three points, New England’s next offensive possession ended with a touchdown as well – one that would not have been possible without a big fourth down conversion from Tom Brady to wide receiver Josh Gordon:

Displaying great hands, athleticism and concentration to hold onto the football, Gordon was able to come down with the football to keep the drive alive. A few plays later – one of which a direct snap to running back James White that did not bring any success – New England was in the end zone once again.

This time, it was a pass from Brady to White:

White’s fifth touchdown of the season allowed the Patriots to get back on top again 21-17.