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Patriots 30, Saints 27

Patriots beat Saints after miracle finish

FOXBOROUGH — After the Patriots’ loss in Cincinnati in Week 5, and after their offense began to struggle — again — in the second half of Sunday’s game against the Saints, there were more than a few people starting to write the epilogue to Tom Brady’s stellar career.

On sports talk radio, on Twitter, in the fast-emptying stands at Gillette Stadium, as the fourth quarter wound down, the sentiment was growing: It looks like Brady’s best days are far behind him.

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