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Week 1 vs. NYJ
Passing: 22 - 28, 297 yards, 3 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 1 / 4 / 0
Brady provided much of the offense, tossing three touchdown passes and amassing 297 yards. He looked sharp with his passes, completing 78% of them while spreading most of his looks out to Randy Moss and Wes Welker. His highlight of the day was a perfectly thrown deep ball that allowed Randy Moss to run under it for a 51 yard touchdown reception. Brady seemed to have all day to pick apart the New York defense and was able to step up in the pocket to deliver pinpoint accurate strikes.
Week 2 vs. SD
Passing: 25 - 31, 279 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: 1 / 2 / 0
Brady spread the ball around to six different receivers with surgical precision. His favorite target was Randy Moss, but Brady appeared to have his choice as to which open Patriot receiver he wanted to complete a pass to. He wasn't perfect, hitting 25 of 31 passes for 279 yards and three touchdowns, but he was very close. It's difficult to evaluate his performance in just one word, but unstoppable, methodical, and mechanical are all accurate.
Week 3 vs. BUF
Passing: 23 - 29, 311 yards, 4 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 1 / 2 / 0
Brady had all day to pass as the Bills only mustered a single sack and very little pressure. It seemed as if Brady was exercising his will against the depleted and inexperienced Bills' defense.
His 45 yard touchdown toss to WR Randy Moss was perfectly placed as Moss only had to reach up and snatch the ball out of the air as he scampered into the endzone. He also hit a wide open Moss earlier in the game for another 45 yard pass.
He fumbled the ball on the Bills' goal line in the second quarter while trying to sneak into the end zone.
He continued to spread the ball around --- throwing balls to eight different receivers and handing off to four different running backs.
Week 4 vs. CIN
Passing: 25 - 32, 231 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: 2 / -2 / 0
Brady and the offense opened the game by spreading out the defense in a four wide receiver set. He led the New England offense down for a field goal on the first drive. After a long run that gave the Patriots the ball near the goal line, Brady got his first touchdown pass by hitting LB Mike Vrabel on a one yard pass. On the Patriots second touchdown drive of the first half, New England pounded the ball on an injury depleted Bengals' defense until they got inside the ten yard line. Brady got his second touchdown pass when he hit WR Randy Moss in the corner of the left end zone on pass he threw up for Moss to go get. He finished the first half 13 for 18 for 105 yards, two touchdowns, and one interception.
Brady and the offense not only scored points in the second half but, controlled the ball much of half by putting together long drives. He topped off the night with his second touchdown pass to WR Randy Moss on 14 yard pass late in the fourth quarter. Brady looked very comfortable in the pocket all game, and it was another stellar performance.
Week 5 vs. CLE
Passing: 22 - 38, 265 yards, 3 TD, 0 INT
Brady's three touchdown passes tied Steve Young's record of throwing at least three TD passes in five straight games to begin a season. He spread the ball around to eight different receivers and had plenty of time to throw on practically every play. He ran some no-huddle offense mixed in with traditional play calling and completed 22 of 38 passes for 265 yards. He was not sacked nor did he throw an interception.
Week 6 vs. DAL
Passing: 31 - 46, 388 yards, 5 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 3 / 5 / 0
Brady is having a phenomenal season. With a career high five touchdown passes, Brady has now thrown for 21 touchdowns in six games. He has thrown for at least three touchdown passes in each of the initial six games of the season and is the only quarterback in NFL history to accomplish that feat. Brady has been deadly accurate as well. He has completed better than 72 percent of his passes and has thrown only two interceptions. Brady had been sacked only three times entering the game, but the Cowboys were able to get to him three times. Greg Ellis' sack forced a Brady fumble that was recovered by Jason Hatcher and returned 29 yards for a touchdown.
Brady ran twice for three yards each and converted a first down. He was also credited with a one yard loss, when he kneeled down to close out the first half.
Week 7 vs. MIA
Passing: 21 - 25, 354 yards, 6 TD, 0 INT
Brady continued his dominating season with six touchdown passes against the hapless Miami Dolphins, a new career high. Five of those touchdowns came in the first half as the Patriots looked effortless while throwing the ball down the field. Brady threw two jump balls to WR Randy Moss in which the athletic wide receiver timed his leaps perfectly and snatched the ball from the air despite being in double coverage on both catches.
He started out perfect on his first eleven passes before intentionally grounding it while escaping pressure. With only 1:31 left in the first half, Brady led the team 71 yards in 66 seconds to make the score 42-7 at the half.
Brady was removed from the game after the third quarter but following QB Matt Cassel's interception he returned. He once again led his team down the field with precision going 59 yards on four plays culminating with the sixth touchdown pass of the day. Brady and the offense appear like they can turn it on and score at will. The team seemed to ease up after the six first half touchdowns, but after a couple of quick scores by the Dolphins, the Patriots were able to score again with ease and put the final nail in the coffin.
Week 8 vs. WAS
Passing: 29 - 38, 306 yards, 3 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 4 / 14 / 2
Brady continued his record breaking season with another fantastic performance. On top of his three passing scores, he added two rushing touchdowns. His preferred targets were Wes Welker and Kevin Faulk. His three touchdown passes went to Mike Vrabel, Welker, and Randy Moss. With the team leading 38-0 in the fourth quarter, New England elected not to kick a field goal and went for it on fourth and one from the seven. They made it and scored soon after. Brady left the game with New England up 45-0 in the fourth quarter.
Week 9 vs. IND
Passing: 21 - 32, 255 yards, 3 TD, 2 INT
Rushing: 5 / 14 / 0
Brady struggled a bit in the first half, where he was eight of 12 for 59 yards with one touchdown and one interception. However, he picked it up in the second half, leading the club on two scoring drives that resulted in Brady touchdowns and another ending with a successful field goal to lead the Patriots comeback. Brady also added 14 yards on five attempts on the ground and had a long run of 19 yards. His first touchdown came on a four yard connection with WR Randy Moss and his two fourth quarter touchdowns were caught by WR Wes Welker and RB Kevin Faulk.
Week 11 vs. BUF
Passing: 31 - 39, 373 yards, 5 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 2 / 9 / 0
Late in the first quarter, QB Tom Brady was called for an intentional grounding penalty. As soon as the official threw the flag, Brady began barking and complaining about the call. Later in the first half, he screamed at them again following what he perceived as a non-call against the Bills after he slid for a gain. Otherwise, Brady was impeccable against the Buffalo Bills. He had all the time in the world to make his passes and he hit his receivers all over the field including four first half touchdowns to WR Randy Moss. The offensive line allowed very little pressure from the Bills. He led the team down the field for a touchdown on their first seven possessions including five scores through the air.
He was relieved by QB Matt Cassel in the fourth quarter.
Week 12 vs. PHI
Passing: 34 - 54, 380 yards, 1 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 3 / 16 / 0
Brady started off hot on New England's first drive of the game completing six of seven passes for 72 yards in leading the offense to their first touchdown of the game. On the Patriots' next touchdown scoring drive, Brady was six of nine for 54 yards and he finished that series by hitting WR Jabar Gaffney for a 19 yard score. Over the final two quarters, he would only complete 15 of 29 passes, but those 15 completions went for 176 yards. On the go ahead drive, Brady was clutch connecting on six of eight passes for 56 yards. In addition to his throws he also had two rushes in this game, both of which resulted in first downs.
Week 13 vs. BAL
Passing: 18 - 38, 257 yards, 2 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: 2 / 14 / 0
Brady put in a good nights work against the stingy Ravens' defense. He had to deal with the wind, but never made any huge mistakes because of the wind. His receivers dropped a lot of catchable balls. The interception he threw was a high throw through to Wes Welker that got through Welker's hands and was caught by Ed Reed, who returned it about 50 yards before losing the ball to Kevin Faulk.
Week 14 vs. PIT
Passing: 32 - 46, 399 yards, 4 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 1 / 4 / 0
Brady did what he's been doing all season --- torching defenses. Brady was the star of the show as New England only ran the ball a grand total of nine times. The Steelers were helpless against the quick paced passing attack of the Patriots. In the face of constant pressure, the Patriots switched to a short-passing game with Brady finding Wes Welker, Randy Moss, Jabar Gaffney, and Kevin Faulk on slant routes, screens, and routes over the middle.
Brady also took advantage of the absence of DB Troy Polamalu with two deep strikes of over 50 yards. After hitting Moss for the first touchdown of the day, Brady quickly located DB Anthony Smith on the field for a little chat (likely about Smith's guarantee of a Steelers victory).
Week 15 vs. NYJ
Passing: 14 - 27, 140 yards, 0 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: 4 / 9 / 0
Brady came crashing back down to earth, and mostly due to the fact that the New England Patriots committed and stuck to the run early and often. Throwing only 27 times, Brady completed less than half of his pass attempts for 140 yards and no touchdowns. Brady also provided the Patriots only turnover of the game, as Jets corner back Darrelle Revis on a ball intended for wide out Randy Moss intercepted him. It was the first time all season that he has failed to throw a touchdown in a game.
Week 16 vs. MIA
Passing: 18 - 33, 215 yards, 3 TD, 2 INT
Rushing: 4 / 11 / 0
Brady looked human for the first time all season. Brady threw two picks and fumbled once in the victory. He still managed to complete three touchdown passes, including two to WR Randy Moss. His other touchdown pass looked intercepted as DB Lance Shulters jumped in front of the pass and appeared to reel it in but the ball went through his hands into the gut of WR Jabar Gaffney who trotted into the end zone for the score.
Week 17 vs. NYG
Passing: 32 - 42, 356 yards, 2 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 4 / -4 / 0
Tom Brady completed 32 of 42 passes for 356 yards and two touchdowns. For much of the game Brady seemed content looking to his receivers on intermediate routes, as the Giants did a very good job of keeping the Patriots in front of them. While the Giants pass rush was all over Brady, he stayed composed in the pocket and looked accurate on his throws. In the fourth quarter Brady broke it open, finding Randy Moss deep down the right sideline for a 65 yards touchdown, which gave the Patriots a lead they would not relinquish.
Week 19 vs. JAX
Passing: 26 - 28, 262 yards, 3 TD, 0 INT
Rushing: 2 / 1 / 0
Brady was superb, throwing just two incompletions as he took what Jacksonville's defense gave him, which was shorter passes. He settled into a rhythm quickly and although he targeted Welker the most, distributed the ball to whoever was open. Although he only attempted one deep pass --- which he completed while running outside the pocket --- Brady put his receivers in position to gain a few yards after securing the ball with excellent placement.
Week 20 vs. SD
Passing: 22 - 33, 209 yards, 2 TD, 3 INT
Rushing: 2 / -2 / 0
There were a couple of long streaks that came to an end for Brady in this game. He threw his first home interception in last 124 playoff attempts. He also threw his first red zone interception in 215 pass attempts. Finally, he tossed three interceptions for the first time in eighteen games. But the streak that he managed to keep alive is the only one that matters, and that's the now 18-game winning streak the Patriots find themselves on. Despite the turnovers, Brady didn't play horribly. The interceptions were isolated plays. Two of them were terrible decisions and even worse passes, but they were isolated nonetheless. The other interception was Donte Stallworth's fault, as the ball deflected off his hand and into the waiting arms of Drayton Florence. So, it wasn't as if Brady repeatedly made poor pass after poor pass all game long. He did start out shakily and seemed very affected by heavy wind gusts that were swirling throughout the stadium. But as the winds calmed down, so did Brady. He coolly found a streaking Jabar Gaffney over the middle for a touchdown, a play on which Brady seemingly had all day to throw. He later connected with a wide open Wes Welker for a score, and was seemingly unaffected by the fact that Randy Moss was being blanketed all game long by CB Antonio Cromartie and company. He nearly connected with RB Kevin Faulk for a score early in the second quarter, but Faulk was taken down at the one yard line. The Brady to Faulk combo was a highly effective one, as the two hooked up eight times for 82 yards, including two critical third down conversions on the Patriots' final possession to run out the clock.
Week 21 vs. NYG
Passing: 29 - 48, 266 yards, 1 TD, 0 INT
Brady was pressured all night and it was obvious it was affecting his play. He was 29 for 48 on the night for 266 yards, but most of his incompletions were due to errant throws. He hit Wes Welker 11 times on the night and Welker caught ever one of those passes.