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Patriots grind down Jets

BenJarvus Green-Ellis helps New England running game turn tables

Updated: October 10, 2011, 3:10 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The ground-and-pound approach was back on Sunday at Gillette Stadium. The surprise was which team rode that style of play to victory.

The New England Patriots beat the New York Jets at their own game in a 30-21 victory, turning to a bulldozing ground attack led by running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis.

In many ways, what the Patriots accomplished was what they couldn't in the playoffs in January. They proved they could win on the ground when the Jets ...

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