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Bruschi on Tap: Five observations

Chargers made a lot of dumb mistakes, but credit the Patriots for capitalizing

Updated: October 25, 2010, 5:23 PM ET
By Tedy Bruschi | ESPNBoston.com

Five observations from the New England Patriots' 23-20 victory over the San Diego Chargers:

1. San Diego a classy host to Patriots. This was a cross-country trip for the Patriots to face a team that was first in the NFL in offense and first in defense. The Chargers were coming back to their home stadium and you'd think that was the time they would put together a complete game. Instead, they did everything they could to hand the Patriots the game. They were gracious hosts. Rookie receiver ...

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