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. The secondary is under fire.
2. Bill Belichick's struggles to build a better defense.
3. Quarterback Tom Brady and his late-game performance.
4. Looking closer at the run/pass balance in Seattle.
5. Revisiting the decision to try for one more play at the end of the second quarter.
6. Highlighting the inability to close out games.
7. Moving on to the next game -- against the Jets.