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Dez Bryant

Brady, Patriots Playing With A Purpose

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — There had been a real possibility that Tom Brady would serve a four-game suspension to open this season in the fallout from "Deflategate." That's what Commissioner Roger Goodell wanted and it would have let the Dallas Cowboys avoid facing Brady this week. However, the courts overturned that suspension and Brady was declared eligible a week before the season began. And now Brady and the Patriots are playing like it's 2007. Yes, they are a team on a mission just like they were after the "Spygate" controversy. That 2007 team went 16-0 during the regular season, including a 48-27 Week 6 victory over the Cowboys at Texas Stadium, before...