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It’s like the old adage: ‘clear is the new clever.’ It’s kind of the Patriot way – don’t sugar-coat things, work hard and do your job. That’s how every member of the Pats’ squad gets it done.
That’s what makes Dont’a Hightower’s breakdown of his game-changing force fumble on Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan so perfect. When asked to break down the play, here’s what he said:
“I’d seen Matt Ryan with the ball in his hands and I wanted it, so I hit him and took it from him.”