Fanteractive Game Breakdown for New England @ Los Angeles by NPrince8

National Football League

New England (V) vs. Los Angeles (H)

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
Los Angeles


Sunday Feb 03,2019 06:30 PM ET

Post Game Analysis by NPrince8 for New England

Post Game Report Card

Overall Team Grades
Overall Team Grade
B-  
 
Overall Offense Grade
B-  
 
Overall Defense Grade
A  
 
Overall Special Teams
A  
 
Overall Coaching
A  
 
My Player of the Game
Stephon Gilmore  
 
Game Notes
The Patriots defense, especially their secondary played lights out holding LA to 3 points. The secondary broke up two touchdown passes to Brandin Cooks and Stephon Gilmore sealed the game with an interception.
Player Grades
No Players Records
Advanced Team Grades
Offense
Run Offense (Overall)
B-  
 
Passing Offense (Overall)
B-  
 
Moving the Chains
B-  
 
Protection
B-  
 
Big Plays
C+  
 
Mistakes
B-  
 
Overall QB Play
C+  
 
Game Notes on Offense
The Patriots didn't do much on offense aside from Julian Edelman. Michel struggled all game except for the last two drives of the game.
Quarterback
C+  
 
Running Backs
C+  
 
Protection & Blocking
B-  
 
Receiving
B  
 
Analysis Notes
Brady had one of his worst performances in the Super Bowl, however, Edelman, Gronk, and Michel were able to make a couple big plays.
Defense
Passing Game Defense
A  
 
Stopping the Run
A+  
 
Controlling the Line of Scrimmage
A+  
 
Forcing Turnovers
A-  
 
Big Plays
A-  
 
Mistakes
A-  
 
Game Notes on Defense
The defense dominated the line of scrimmage. They were able to force pressure throughout the whole game. the secondary made several huge plays to keep the Rams out of the end zone.
Defensive Line
A-  
 
Linebackers
A-  
 
Defensive Backs
A+  
 
Notes
 
 
SPECIAL Teams
Kickoff/Punt Coverage
A-  
 
Kicking
A-  
 
Punting
A+  
 
Kickoff/Punt Returning
A-  
 
Special Teams Comments
 
 
Play of the Game
Stephon Gilmore's Interception with 5 minutes left in the game.
Coaching Grades
Game Plan
A-  
 
Execution
A  
 
Game Management
A  
 
Key Decisions
B+  
 
Play-Calling
A-  
 
Creativity
B  
 
Comments on Coaching
The Patriots made a couple mistakes on offense like going for it on 4th and 1, but their defensive scheme couldn't have been better.