ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi held his weekly Patriots chat this morning at 9:30. The chat can be recapped here and included some of the following topics:
1. More on the Patriots' second-half explosion.
2. Brandon Spikes -- one of the hardest hitters in the NFL.
3. Closer look at some of the things that worked in the running game.
4. Strategy discussion on some coaching decisions late in the second quarter.
5. Cornerback Devin McCourty's big game.
6. The upside and downside for the offense and defense.