The Patriots took some time to build a lead over the Giants, but eventually overwhelmed New York by a 35-14 final score. Tom Brady rushed for two touchdowns and the defense continued its dominance.
The Bruins suffered their first loss of the new season, falling 4-2 to the Avalanche in Colorado.
In national news, the Washington Mystics defeated the Connecticut Sun 89-78 to win the WNBA title. It was Washington’s first championship in team history.
And the Astros advanced to play the Yankees in the American League Championship Series with a 6-1 win in the decisive Game 5 over the Rays.