Instead, the national football debate will center around a controversial call that wiped away a would-be Jets touchdown and gave the football to the Patriots in a 10-point game in the fourth quarter. He wanted a game-like tempo to the practices and it seemed to work on the Jets' first drive.
After striking to end the first half, New England got the ball to start the second and made the Jets pay with a 75-yard drive to another Brady-to-Gronkowski hookup, this one past also Adams and covering 33 yards. After one quarter, the Jets" 7-0 lead was their largest after the first quarter vs. NE since "08, their largest at home since "01".
McCown completed 31-of-47 passes for 354 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions in the game.
These aren't the Patriots we're used to seeing, and that includes up-and-down play from quarterback Tom Brady. The Jets held the Pats to a three-and-out on the next possession, then kicked a field goal to bring the score to 24-17 on the next drive.
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According to the official, Seferian-Jenkins had fumbled the ball out of the end zone.
The touchdown machine was back in full force in New England's come-from-behind win over the Jets.
On the ground, Dion Lewis rushed for 53 yards in seven carries while Mike Gillislee added 52 yards in 12 attempts.
Detroit (3-2) travels to New Orleans (2-2), which has won two in a row after losing the first two games of the season. As was the case most the day, the Jets contained Brady. And the frustration among the Patriots players was evident. Had it stood, it would've narrowed New England's lead to a field goal (had the extra point been converted).