The New England Patriots, following their second postponement in less than a week, are currently scheduled to play the Denver Broncos on Monday night instead of Sunday afternoon. Questions are swirling around this game, given positive Covid-19 tests for both Cam Newton and Stephon Gilmore since last Friday, but provided this game goes forward as planed, what can we expect from the Broncos?
When they have the football, there are questions still, specifically who will be taking the snaps for Denver. Early signs indicate that Brett Rypien will get the snaps, so what can the Patriots do against him? We start with lessons from last Thursday night.
Then, when the Patriots have the football, who is worrisome on the Denver defense? We look at safety Justin Simmons.