Christopher L. Gasper Patriots have made a habit out of winning ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page barry chin/globe staff Patriots owner Robert Kraft greeted Patriots fans Shawn Johnson and his daughter Samantha, both from California, before the game. barry chin/globe staff Patriots head coach Bill Belichick talked to his defense early in the game. Bill Wippert/Associated press Tom Brady directed his offense during the first half. barry chin/globe staff Patriots running back Stevan Ridley ran into the end zone to score the Patriots only touchdown in the first half. Gary Wiepert/Associated press The Bills' Fred Jackson ran against the Patriots during the first half . Gary Wiepert/Associated press Buffalo tight end Scott Chandler celebrated his touchdown catch with fans during the first half. barry chin/globe staff Tom Brady passed during the first quarter. barry chin/globe staff Stevan Ridley celebrated his first half touchdown. Bill Wippert/Associated press Scott Chandler hung onto the ball for a touchdown during the first half. barry chin/globe staff Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones celebrated his sack of Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick during the first quarter. barry chin/globe staff Bills receiver Donald Jones left Patriots free safety Patrick Chung in his wake on this 68-yard touchdown. Rick Stewart/Getty Images Ryan Fitzpatrick was tackled by Patriots safety Tavon Wilson. barry chin/globe staff Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels celebrated with his players on the sidelines. barry chin/globe staff The Patriots defense celebrated after forcing a fumble by Bills running back Fred Jackson. Gary Wiepert/Associated press Patriots receiver Brandon Lloyd made a touchdown catch next to Aaron Williams during the second half . barry chin/globe staff Brandon Lloyd leaped for this 25-yard touchdown reception during the fourth quarter. barry chin/globe staff A pumped up Tom Brady celebrated with Brandon Lloyd after the 25-yard touchdown. barry chin/globe staff Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty broke a tackle en route to a 34-yard interception return. Rick Stewart/Getty Images Bills coach Chan Gailey talked with referee John Parry in the fourth quarter. Gary Wiepert/Associated press Tom Brady ran for a touchdown during the second half. Doug Benz/REUTERS Patriots offensive lineman Ryan Wendell (left), Tom Brady, and running back Brandon Bolden celebrated the quarterback's touchdown. Rick Stewart/Getty Images Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski caught this ball on an onside kick attempt by the Bills. barry chin/globe staff Patriots running back Brandon Bolden is brought down just short of the end zone in the fourth quarter. barry chin/globe staff Patriots safety Tavon Wilson celebrated his interception with Devin McCourty in the fourth quarter. Doug Benz/REUTERS Rob Gronkowski celebrated a touchdown in the fourth quarter. barry chin/globe staff Stevan Ridley ran into the end zone to give the Patriots a two-touchdown during the fourth quarter. Doug Benz/REUTERS From left, Patriots tight end Daniel Fells, Stevan Ridley and Rob Gronkowski celebrated Ridley's touchdown in the fourth quarter. barry chin/globe staff Patriots coach Bill Belichick applauded after Tom Brady's touchdown pass to Brandon Lloyd in the fourth quarter. Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images Tom Brady walked off the field a winner.