The Patriots' Shane Vereen scores a one-yard touchdown to put New England up 7-3 on the Houston Texans with less than 2 minutes to go in the first quarter.
Shane Vereen: 1st career postseason rushing TD
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 13, 2013
— Paul Kuharsky (@espn_afcsouth) January 13, 2013
Patriots made that TD drive look EASY
— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) January 13, 2013
New England spotted Houston three points and tons of opportunities. Now the real game begins. #HOUvsNE
— Corey Long (@CoreyLong) January 13, 2013
Now the Patriots are getting Bradie James out in coverage outside the hashes, which is a mismatch for most bipedals.
— Bill Barnwell (@billbarnwell) January 13, 2013
— Robert Flores (@RoFloESPN) January 13, 2013
Believe the RB snap distribution is tied to early plan to play fast and spread it out. Team leans toward "passing backs" in that plan.
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) January 13, 2013