New England Patriots Game Preview: Week 6 vs Denver Broncos
Cam Newton is back!
The Patriots are back!
After an unanticipated bye week and another round of positive Covid-19 test forcing schedule changes, the Patriots are no doubt anxious to get out onto the field.
The Patriots have Cam Newton back under center, but are rapidly running out of centers with David Andrews still on injured reserve and back-up James Ferentz testing positive for Covid-19. Can the offense move the ball effectively?
Denver gets their starting quarterback Drew Lock and running back Phillip Lindsay back this week for their struggling offense. They also still have pass-rushing specialists Bradley Chubb and Shelby Harris and have a young and opportunistic defense angry about being forced to the sidelines unexpectedly after their first win over the Jets two weeks ago.
Check out the three most important match-ups on each side of the ball as the Patriots take on their historical thorn in their side, the Denver Broncos: