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Chiefs shake off Jets with a seemingly enchanted Taylor Swift catching another Travis Kelce game

Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes became the fastest to 200 NFL touchdown passes with his one in the win, Isiah Pacheco rushed for 115 yards and a touchdown, and Kelce had six catches for 60 yards. 2 hours ago

Tara Sullivan

Bill Belichick says he is standing by Mac Jones, but the quarterback’s future with the Patriots is on the line

The QB had his worst game as a Patriot, and there are serious questions about the long-term viability of Jones as the leader of this offense.

how it happened

Cowboys 38, Patriots 3: Nothing goes right in worst loss of Bill Belichick’s career

New England trailed 28-3 at halftime, suffered multiple key injuries, and benched Mac Jones during one of the worst defeats in Bill Belichick’s history with the team.

Between the hashmarks

Patriots’ defense takes some huge hits with the losses of Christian Gonzalez and Matthew Judon

Gonzalez suffered a shoulder injury and Judon went down with a reported biceps tear.


Bill Belichick said the Patriots are better than their 1-3 record. Against the Cowboys, they didn’t show it.

The Patriots were an undisciplined mess, incapable of stringing together a touchdown drive in a 38-3 blowout loss, the worst of the Belichick era.

red sox

‘He was our hero:’ Tim Wakefield remembered for his selfless charitable works, including for the Jimmy Fund

Wakefield's death came on the same day as the Jimmy Fund's annual walk for cancer research.


Bill Belichick backs Mac Jones as starter despite benching him during blowout loss vs. Cowboys

Belichick said he did not bench Mac Jones late in the game due to the quarterback’s performance.

Ben Volin | Instant analysis

Patriots’ blowout loss to Cowboys is what happens with a quarterback like Mac Jones

Jones's physical limitations — he doesn’t have a strong arm, and twice was intercepted on weak throws to the sideline — are getting in the way.