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Tom Brady: Texans’ defense wasn’t that impressive

If there is a second Spygate scandal brewing, it didn’t seem to bother Tom Brady much on Monday.

Brady, brushing off accusations by Texans defensive end Antonio Smith, trumpeted the Patriots’ adjustments and execution in the second half Sunday as they recovered from an ugly first two quarters to rally past the Texans in a 34-31 win. Smith had suggested after the game that “spying” on Houston may have helped the Patriots generate their rally.

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