Tedy Bruschi chat recap

Tedy Bruschi's weekly ESPNBoston.com chat took place at 11 a.m. ET, can be recapped here, and included some of the following topics:

1. Wes Welker, the impressive Broncos, and how the Patriots might match up.

2. Trickle-down effect of potentially having tight end Rob Gronkowski back in the lineup.

3. Why the Patriots, at 3-0, can feel good about where they stand even if the wins haven't all been decisive.

4. Considering options in defending Falcons receiver Julio Jones.

5. Following up on Rob Ninkovich's contract extension.