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Notebook: Patriots' Strategy Dialed In

The Patriots' approach on offense wasn't based on a complicated theory. They simply counteracted the Vikings' approach to pass defense. See what some of the principle characters in that battle had to say, and get insight about the struggling offense and Warren Moon's honor for his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Sometimes football strategy seems so obvious, and the New England Patriots made the obvious seem simple. The Vikings came into Monday night's game with the No. 1-ranked rush defense in the league, so the Patriots simply settled on throwing the ball often. Quarterback Tom Brady threw and threw through the Vikings defense, through and through. By the time Brady left the game in the fourth quarter... Recommended Stories

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