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Patriots expected happy ending

Updated: October 17, 2011, 1:07 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Nobody said a word because, honestly, no one needed to.

Entering Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady had engineered 31 fourth-quarter game-winning drives during his career, and the 11 people in New England's huddle knew what was about to happen when the hosts took over with 2:31 remaining and a three-point deficit to overcome.

Maybe the 11 on the other side of the field knew as well.

Brady completed eight passes ...

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