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Most of the third quarter is uneventful due to the back ups of the back ups mostly on offense for both teams but the young Patriot defenders are making plays.
Rookie linebacker Oscar Lua, from Southern Cal, has been roaming the middle and has made a few tackles.
Merriweather has seen more work at corner in the third quarter yet helped cause a fumble coming off the edge.