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Patriots Passing Game: Back To The Basics

WR Doug Gabriel at practice in Foxboro

The Patriots Bye week came at the right time for a number of reasons, one of which was to allow more time for new players to become more comfortable with the New England scheme. Four new targets have yet to gel with QB Tim Brady, and it's already week 7. The Patriots worked on fundamentals during the bye, and the next test comes in Buffalo. Hopefully they'll have passing grades.

New England players and coaches returned Monday from a four-day, bye-week break to begin preparations for a visit to Buffalo to face the Bills. With a combination of time off and a couple practices to work on general improvements and fundamentals the 4-1 Patriots head to upstate New York refreshed, rejuvenated and looking to build on the stronghold the team has had on the AFC East for the... Recommended Stories

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