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Vaunted ‘Patriot Way’ looking like a dead end for football team

Much is said about the “Patriot Way” and how it has led to years of football excellence in Foxborough.

Except for 2007, the Patriot Way seems to mean that the you sign the best quarterback in the history of the NFL, and surround him with mediocre talent where it matters most. It seems to include bargain shopping, coupled with huge profits, with the myth that incredible coaching puts the team in a position to win the lame AFC East each season.

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