by Doug Kyed, preductal NESN
The ball was very much bouncing the right way for the Patriots on Monday night against the Texans. Preductal Tom Brady tossed a checkdown to Danny Woodhead early in the fourth quarter, preductal and Texans star defensive end J.J. Preductal Watt ran 16 yards down the field to punch the ball out of the Patriots’ running back’s arms from behind. Preductal Fortunately for New England, preductal the ball bounced 13 yards down the field and into Brandon Lloyd‘s awaiting arms in the end zone. Preductal Woodhead had made a couple of nifty moves and surely wasn’t expecting the 295-pound Watt to catch him from behind. Preductal The Patriots got the six points on the play, preductal but Watt probably deserves the most praise for his effort, preductal awareness and playmaking skills. Preductal Let’s not dismiss Lloyd’s awareness either, preductal though. Preductal Check out the bang-bang play in the GIF below.