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Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Posted on: January 14, 2012 9:58 pm
 
Brady throws five first-half touchdowns, three to his tight end. (US PRESSWIRE)
By Will Brinson

All week long, there were rumblings that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was as focused and as intense as he's ever been. After watching him toss an NFL record five touchdowns in the first half of a 35-7 beatdown of Denver in New England, that sounds about right.

Brady's hasn't been entirely flawless, going "only" 18 of 25 with a pick, but 246 yards and five touchdowns are numbers you'd love to see from a quarterback over the course of a game, much less a half.

Denver's got no answer for the Patriots on defense, and haven't gotten a sniff of pressure on Brady throughout the first half. So with plenty of time to throw, he spent 30 minutes of football time breaking records and getting Rob Gronkowski a playoff-record three touchdowns in the first half as well.

Tim Tebow's not having quite as much success, going 3/10 for 28 yards and rushing five times for 13 yards.

It's not that he's just not showing up in the coldest game of his career though; the Patriots defense is playing at a surprisingly high level. Even if the Broncos aren't the most potent offensive team, it's a friendly reminder what can happen if a defense has a superstar on the other side of the ball and starts clicking at the right time.

Although if Brady plays like he did in the first half for the rest of the playoffs, the defense can probably do whatever it wants. As CBS Sports Dan Marino pointed out at halftime, the only way the Broncos are coming back is if they convince Brady to swap uniforms.

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Comments

Since: Oct 21, 2006
Posted on: January 14, 2012 11:33 pm
 

Nothing has changed for the Christians

They will still think that they're better than everyone else and treat non-Christians like they have the plague.



Since: Mar 15, 2008
Posted on: January 14, 2012 11:21 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Is Denver mad they lost? If Big Ben didn't have a bad ankle they wouldn't have even made it this far, they should be glad they even backed into the playoffs.



Since: Oct 1, 2009
Posted on: January 14, 2012 11:03 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Jesus couldn't get the refs in his pocket???  haha    Denver got slaughtered cuz they played a good team for once......not because of officiating hahah



Since: Feb 4, 2009
Posted on: January 14, 2012 10:38 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

It will Be New England vs Green Bay in the Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis,IN.Tom Brady vs Aaron Rogers will be excellent to watch two quaterbacks beat each other.



Since: Oct 1, 2009
Posted on: January 14, 2012 10:37 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Does this mean Brady is aligned with satan?????I always knew something was up!!!



Since: Aug 20, 2007
Posted on: January 14, 2012 10:32 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Apparently the Lord didn't like it a bit that Tebow lied about having him on his side!



Since: Oct 14, 2009
Posted on: January 14, 2012 10:30 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

The deal is done. If New England wins the Super Bowl all of the ref's from this game get a ring.



Since: Oct 16, 2011
Posted on: January 14, 2012 10:25 pm
 

Brady breaks TD record in first-half blowout

Touchdown Jesus is a PATS fan LOL!!!!


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