Good morning! The First Shot provides you with a healthy helping of links to the top Patriots-related stories around the internet to get your day started. Enjoy your breakfast, your coffee, put off your work (just keep an eye out for the boss), and get your early morning football fix. The links begin after the jump…
- Tom Brady came through in the clutch yet again Sunday against the Jets.
- Rex Ryan cussed at a fan during yesterday’s game on the way into the tunnel. You can see video of that HERE. Viewer discretion advised.
- Check out my Patriots studs and duds from the Jets game Sunday night.
- With the win over the Jets Sunday, the Patriots have seized control of the AFC East and their own destiny for the remainder of the season.
- Former Patriots QB Matt Cassel will not be playing Monday night against the Patriots due to a hand injury.
- Read up on these highlights from Bill Belichick’s press conference yesterday.
- ESPN Boston’s Chris Forsberg breaks down Rob Ninkovich’s second INT.
- WEEI’s Christopher Price provides 10 things we learned from the Patriots’ victory Sunday night.
- Check out this very interesting piece by Tom Curran of Comcast Sports Net where he discusses changes made for the offensive line after the Jets got a safety in Sunday night’s game. The adjustments helped get the Patriots offense back on track.