FOXBOROUGH — Dropped balls. Poorly run routes. Penalties. Reviews. Commercials. Virtually unwatchable professional football. In the words of my new favorite Twitter friend, it was like a Dice-K start. And that was just the first half!
The 2013 Patriots played their home opener Thursday night against the New York Jets and led, 13-3, at intermission. It was a “Thursday Night Football” extravaganza. There was tremendous humidity and threats of thunder and lightning.
The Biblical rains came, on schedule, at halftime. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.