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Connelly’s Top Ten – Now the Season Starts!

1.Patriots vs. Miami MISC ·         Patriots 59-10 in December since Brady – remember three or so of those 10 losses were the Patriots playing backups because they already clinched ·         Hmm – Patriots head sets aren’t working and no one accuses the home team of playing games like they do in New England – even […]


1.Patriots vs. Miami ·         Dolphins played 3 games against playoff teams – 1-2 (beat Steelers) ·         Dolphins have three receivers with at least 685 yards – Landry, Stills, Parker ·         Dolphins receivers have only put the ball on the ground once all season ·         Suh alert – he went for Brady’s knee last year – […]

Connelly Top Ten – Merry Christmas

1. Patriots vs. Jets  MISC  ·         How many wives said to their husbands (or vice versa) as they left to go to Foxboro – do not show up back at this house drunk on Christmas Eve – and don’t hang around in that parking lot after the game either ·         Jets didn’t want to compete […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Merry Christmas – To Life!

1. Patriots vs. Jets  ·         Patriots are 4-1 against teams over .500 ·         If Vinatieri gets booed in this town – Revis should be Bronx cheered everytime someone catches a pass on front of him ·         Jets QB’s have combined for 14 TD to 22 INT (appreciate every Tom Brady game) ·         Hope Pats linebackers […]

Connelly’s Top 10 – In Denver – Just Win Baby!

1. Patriots vs. Denver  MISC  ·         Peyton Manning took one look at the weather in Denver Sunday and sang to the Nationwide melody – I’m – So – Glad – That – I’m – Not – Playing ·         How can Brady even look at Walt Anderson the Ben Dreith Wanna-be ·         Now you got Dion […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Tom Brady Making Other People Money

1. Making Krafts Money – Value of franchise from 2002 to 2016 (statista.com) ·         2002 Value- $571 million ·         2015 Value – $3.4 billion   2. Beneficiaries from Deflategate Investigation – NFL costs $23mm: ·         League hates Patriots and thus other owners granted Goodell $29,000,000 salary for sticking it to Patriots and Tom Brady ·         […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Damien, Freddy Kruger, Norman Bates and Cyrus Jones

1.Patriot vs. Ravens MISC  ·         Handed 21 points away – two fumbles and Brady end zone interception ·         Has everyone left the parking lot ·         Not often do you lose the turnover game 3-1 and win ·         You take away the two special team turnovers and it’s the Patriots most complete game of the year […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Let the Monday Night Traffic Begin

1.Patriot vs. Ravens   ·         They always scare me – Ray Rice run in playoffs one of worst playoff plays in last 15 years ·         Snow and traffic on Monday night – ugh – over-under accidents leaving Foxboro at midnight 461 ·         Are you kidding me Justin Tucker is 28-28 including a 57 yarder ·         […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Love Sale, Canada Cup, Ortiz Ego

1.Patriot quarterbacks – 2001 AFC Championship game: • Drew Bledsoe…….10-21 / 102 yards / 1 TD • Tom Brady………..12-18 / 115 yards / 0 TD 2. Around the NFL • Frank Gore has more rushing yards than Adrian Peterson 12,789 to 11,725 • Teams with a losing record but have scored more points than opponents […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Brady Gets 201 / Christmas Shows / Dr. Pepper Succeeds

 1.Patriots vs. Rams  MISC  ·         Patriots have won at least ten games every year since 2002 – spoiled are we! ·         After watching the Pats again this week – I still feel the lack enough talent to win the AFC championship (not as fun without Gronk) ·         Insane the Matt Patricia look alike in the […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Gronk is Broke, Horford not Broke, Brady Doesn’t Choke

1.Patriots vs. Rams *Gronk hurt again – ugh. This season is following last year’s path – they started 10-0 and finished 3-5 * Goodell’s whole week was made with this injury *Tom Brady is 1,132 yards short of passing Dan Marino for 4th on all time passing yards (behind Manning, Favre and Brees) * A […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Season is Over and Window is CLOSING!

1.Patriots vs. Jets   MISC   ·         Season is over, they have no offensive creativity (Except one double pass), Gronk hurt, Brady really hurt, Bennett hurt, defense one of the worst in the last fifteen years – can’t pressure QB or cover anyone – its over. Sorry! ·         Gotta love them picking on Revis for […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Walt Anderson, Eddie Johnston, Turkey Sandwiches

1.Patriots vs. Jets   ·         Brady still hurt from the insane cheap shot by Kam Chancellor – of course no repercussions from the league because it was on Brady ·         Speaking of the league’s collective effort to get Brady – interesting that Walt Anderson’s crew was not disciplined for the Monday night fiasco weeks ago […]

Connelly’s Top Ten – Giving Thanks on Thanks Giving

I am thankful for………. Bill Belichick – the greatest sports coach of all time – beyond debate now Tom Brady – I think you would have to say one more Super Bowl and he passes Bill Russell as the greatest player in Boston history – who would imagine that we would ever have that conversation […]

Connellys Top Ten – Brady Reigns in Rain

  1.Patriots vs. 49ers:   MISC   ·         Spend thousands and fly to San Fran and sit in the rain – not priceless ·         Right now I feel like 60% – 40% that Gostkowski is going to hit an extra point ·         Is an extra point to kickers like a closer in a non-close situation? […]