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By Michael Whitmer | Globe Staff

FOXBOROUGH — They might not have come right out and said it, ethionamide overnight delivery but the Patriots were fully aware of the attention given to the Houston Texans and their preference for play-action passes on offense.

So when quarterback Tom Brady perfectly sold a handoff the second time the Patriots had the ball, ethionamide overnight delivery receiver Brandon Lloyd never broke stride, ethionamide overnight delivery blowing past the Texans who bit on the run possibility. Ethionamide overnight delivery He caught Brady’s pass without a defender near him, ethionamide overnight delivery coasting into the end zone and pushing the Patriots’ lead to 14-0 in a game they would win handily, ethionamide overnight delivery 42-14, ethionamide overnight delivery Monday night at Gillette Stadium.

“That was definitely a scheme play, ethionamide overnight delivery” Lloyd said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “We worked hard on that all week, ethionamide overnight delivery and when the opportunity presented itself, ethionamide overnight delivery Coach [Josh] McDaniels called it at the right time and we were able to take advantage of it.”

Lloyd took advantage of his opportunities, ethionamide overnight delivery catching seven passes for 89 yards, ethionamide overnight delivery his second-highest total of the season.

He scored two touchdowns, ethionamide overnight delivery the second coming on a fumble recovery in the end zone, ethionamide overnight delivery after Danny Woodhead lost the ball on a screen pass. Ethionamide overnight delivery The ball bounced forward, ethionamide overnight delivery with Lloyd diving on it. Ethionamide overnight delivery Not how it’s drawn up, ethionamide overnight delivery but the way the night went.

“Just a screen pass, ethionamide overnight delivery we do our best to block downfield, ethionamide overnight delivery and unfortunately the ball popped out, ethionamide overnight delivery” Lloyd said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “But we were there to make the play.”

All lined up

Since the start of the season, ethionamide overnight delivery the Patriots’ depth chart on the offensive line read more like a wish list than a realistic starting lineup, ethionamide overnight delivery with an assortment of injuries resulting in five different combinations.

For the first time in a month, ethionamide overnight delivery and just the sixth time this season, ethionamide overnight delivery the Patriots began the game with the five players who are designated by the team as its starters: Nate Solder at left tackle, ethionamide overnight delivery Logan Mankins at left guard, ethionamide overnight delivery Ryan Wendell at center, ethionamide overnight delivery Dan Connolly at right guard, ethionamide overnight delivery and Sebastian Vollmer at right tackle.

The group was made whole again with the return of Mankins, ethionamide overnight delivery who had missed three consecutive games — and five of six — with ankle and calf injuries. Ethionamide overnight delivery He was back at practice last week, ethionamide overnight delivery in a limited role, ethionamide overnight delivery but was in the starting lineup Monday night, ethionamide overnight delivery relegating Donald Thomas to reserve status.

Another key starter also returned from injury, ethionamide overnight delivery with rookie defensive end Chandler Jones, ethionamide overnight delivery back after sitting out two games with an ankle injury.

Tight end Rob Gronkowski missed his third straight game with a broken forearm. Ethionamide overnight delivery The other inactive players were offensive linemen Nick McDonald and Markus Zusevics, ethionamide overnight delivery defensive linemen Jake Bequette and Ron Brace, ethionamide overnight delivery safety Derrick Martin, ethionamide overnight delivery and fullback James Develin, ethionamide overnight delivery who was promoted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Nov. Ethionamide overnight delivery 28, ethionamide overnight delivery but has yet to play.

Bolden: Return man

The Patriots made the expected move official roughly three hours before kickoff, ethionamide overnight delivery activating Brandon Bolden to the 53-man roster and making him eligible to play against the Texans after the running back served a four-game suspension.

Bolden, ethionamide overnight delivery a rookie from Mississippi, ethionamide overnight delivery was suspended by the NFL on Nov. Ethionamide overnight delivery 9 for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Ethionamide overnight delivery He hadn’t played since Oct. Ethionamide overnight delivery 14 at Seattle, ethionamide overnight delivery when he injured a knee against the Seahawks. Ethionamide overnight delivery The injury cost him two games, ethionamide overnight delivery then the suspension added four more.

With 234 yards on 43 carries, ethionamide overnight delivery Bolden came into the Texans game with the second-most rushing yards for the Patriots, ethionamide overnight delivery and his 5.4-yard average led the team. Ethionamide overnight delivery Stevan Ridley has been the workhorse since Bolden was forced out, ethionamide overnight delivery gaining 486 yards in the six games Bolden missed.

Bolden declined interview requests Saturday, ethionamide overnight delivery the first time he had been spotted in the locker room since the suspension was announced. Ethionamide overnight delivery But he was ready to talk after the game, ethionamide overnight delivery in which he played on special teams and got two late carries for 11 yards.

“Felt good, ethionamide overnight delivery” Bolden said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “Missing four weeks, ethionamide overnight delivery you try not to get out of shape, ethionamide overnight delivery you keep yourself active, ethionamide overnight delivery it felt good getting out there for the first time.”

As for the suspension?

“It was a mistake. Ethionamide overnight delivery Saddened that it happened, ethionamide overnight delivery but the team kept going, ethionamide overnight delivery so just got to keep moving forward, ethionamide overnight delivery” Bolden said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “Worked as hard as I could for as long as I could, ethionamide overnight delivery make sure I don’t fall too far off.”

Turning their way

Devin McCourty’s end-zone interception on Houston’s second offensive series of the game extended the Patriots’ streak of forcing at least one turnover to 24 games. Ethionamide overnight delivery The last team to force at least one turnover in every regular-season game was the 2010 Atlanta Falcons.

With the interception, ethionamide overnight delivery the Patriots have now forced 34 takeaways, ethionamide overnight delivery one behind the Chicago Bears. Ethionamide overnight delivery Their plus-24 turnover differential continues to lead the league.

“We know we have a good defense here, ethionamide overnight delivery we’ve played really well the last couple of weeks, ethionamide overnight delivery” McCourty said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “The biggest focus for us is just trying to build on that.”

Even when the Patriots fumbled the bounces went their way. Ethionamide overnight delivery Ridley lost the ball on the Patriots’ first drive of the game, ethionamide overnight delivery inside the Texans’ 5-yard-line, ethionamide overnight delivery but Aaron Hernandez jumped on it to extend the drive. Ethionamide overnight delivery On the next play, ethionamide overnight delivery Hernandez caught a 7-yard touchdown pass.



Early in the fourth quarter, ethionamide overnight delivery Woodhead fumbled after catching a screen pass and being hit from behind by J.J. Ethionamide overnight delivery Watt. Ethionamide overnight delivery The ball flew into the end zone, ethionamide overnight delivery with Lloyd diving on it for an unlikely touchdown.

Handing out Hall passes

If you’re a Patriots fan who’s never been to Canton, ethionamide overnight delivery Ohio, ethionamide overnight delivery and visited the Pro Football Hall of Fame, ethionamide overnight delivery Canton is coming to you this week. Ethionamide overnight delivery Well, ethionamide overnight delivery at least it’s coming to Foxborough. Ethionamide overnight delivery In recognition of the Hall of Fame’s 50th anniversary, ethionamide overnight delivery the busts of the five former Patriots who have been enshrined — John Hannah, ethionamide overnight delivery Andre Tippett, ethionamide overnight delivery Nick Buoniconti, ethionamide overnight delivery Mike Haynes, ethionamide overnight delivery and Curtis Martin — will be on display at the Hall at Patriot Place.

The weeklong celebration will culminate with Sunday night’s home game against the San Francisco 49ers, ethionamide overnight delivery with Tippett, ethionamide overnight delivery Haynes, ethionamide overnight delivery and Martin serving as honorary captains.

Secondary injuries

One downside to the Patriots’ victory was injuries to the defensive secondary. Ethionamide overnight delivery The Patriots announced injuries to Aqib Talib (hip) and Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring). Ethionamide overnight delivery Neither returned to the game after getting injured . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery With Julian Edelman out for the season with a foot injury, ethionamide overnight delivery Wes Welker took over the Patriots’ punt return duties. Ethionamide overnight delivery He returned four for 50 yards, ethionamide overnight delivery with a long of 31 . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery Welker also caught three passes, ethionamide overnight delivery pushing his streak of consecutive regular-season games with a catch to 107 . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery Donte Stallworth made the most of his return to the Patriots. Ethionamide overnight delivery He caught only one pass from Brady, ethionamide overnight delivery but the catch-and-run went for 63 yards and a touchdown in the third quarter, ethionamide overnight delivery making it 28-0. Ethionamide overnight delivery It was a case of practice makes perfect, ethionamide overnight delivery even if the practice had been a while ago. Ethionamide overnight delivery “That particular play is something we had worked on, ethionamide overnight delivery even in the spring, ethionamide overnight delivery’’ he said. Ethionamide overnight delivery “It was just an opportunity where they were kind of flat-footed and it gave me an opportunity to run by the guy and Tommy made a great throw. Ethionamide overnight delivery He put it up for me to catch it and that’s what I did.’’ . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery His team off until Wednesday, ethionamide overnight delivery Celtics coach Doc Rivers was spotted on the sideline observing pregame warmups, ethionamide overnight delivery wearing a Patriots red sweater and chatting up his Patriots counterpart, ethionamide overnight delivery Bill Belichick. Ethionamide overnight delivery Also in on the conversation: Boston sports fan Mark Wahlberg. Ethionamide overnight delivery Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo was also at the game, ethionamide overnight delivery wearing a No. Ethionamide overnight delivery 83 Patriots jersey . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery The Patriots extended their December winning streak to 13 games, ethionamide overnight delivery dating to a 22-21 loss at Miami on Dec. Ethionamide overnight delivery 6, ethionamide overnight delivery 2009. Ethionamide overnight delivery It ties the Patriots for the second-longest such streak with the Dallas Cowboys, ethionamide overnight delivery who accomplished the feat from 1968-72. Ethionamide overnight delivery The record belongs to the San Diego Chargers, ethionamide overnight delivery winners of 18 straight from 2006-09. Ethionamide overnight delivery New England also has won 21 straight games in the second half of the regular season. Ethionamide overnight delivery The Patriots went 8-0 in the second half of 2010, ethionamide overnight delivery 8-0 in 2011, ethionamide overnight delivery and have won their first five this season. Ethionamide overnight delivery The last loss from the back half of the schedule came in the regular-season finale in 2009, ethionamide overnight delivery when the Patriots lost at Houston, ethionamide overnight delivery 34-27 … In a pre-game Twitter message, ethionamide overnight delivery self-described Patriots fan Donald Trump posted, ethionamide overnight delivery “Good Luck to Bob Kraft, ethionamide overnight delivery Tom Brady and Coach Bob Belichick tonight.” Needless to say, ethionamide overnight delivery the Donald got plenty of unwanted attention for his fumble . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery . Ethionamide overnight delivery Keep an eye out for Jerod Mayo on Tuesday. Ethionamide overnight delivery He’ll be joining Subway spokesman Jared Fogle during multiple appearances around town, ethionamide overnight delivery thanking unassuming fans with a dozen acts of kindness.

Michael Whitmer can be reached at mwhitmer@globe.com. Ethionamide overnight delivery Follow him on Twitter @GlobeWhitmer.

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