Some promising signs for Patriots

Updated: October 31, 2013, 12:05 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The days get shorter, the weather gets colder, and the complexion of NFL games often change. Teams must evolve, and position themselves as well as possible for down-the-stretch success, during this annual transition.

That's essentially what New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Wednesday, and the words resonated for multiple reasons.

First, consider what we saw this past Sunday at Gillette Stadium, where the Patriots recorded a 27-17 victory over the ...

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