You can now read 10 articles each month for free on

The Boston Globe


on football

This loss could pay off for Patriots

(Boston Globe) Patriots defensive lineman Vince Wilfork talks about the Patriots digging a hole they couldn't get all the way out of against the San Francisco 49ers at Gillette Stadium. (By Steve Silva, Staff)

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than $1 a week