Every Tuesday on ESPNBoston.com, questions from Patriots followers are answered as part of a weekly mailbag. This week's mailbag has been posted and includes some of the following topics:
1. Looking ahead to Sunday's game against the Giants.
2. Some silver linings from the loss to the Steelers.
3. Shining a spotlight on personnel decisions and the performance of the defense.
4. Revisiting the onside kick and Rob Gronkowski's catch that could have been a TD.
5. Cornerback Leigh Bodden's release.