A week after allowing tight end
Gronkowski was limited to just two receptions for 21 yards. Although quarterback
"We just played the same type of ball that he played," McClellan said. "He's an aggressive guy, and we played aggressive with him. Some plays, he tried to run through the linebacker corps, and there were some plays where we just hit him off the line and slowed his timing."
McClelland said he and his teammates also continued to defend Gronkowski even as he finished his routes.