Tom Brady had plenty of confidence going into New England's "Sunday Night Football" game against Denver. And for good reason.
Practically three months into the season, no one had figured out a way to beat the Patriots. Another 16-0 season was looking more and more likely. Brady had been looking like the MVP candidate to beat.
And the New England quarterback's career arch-rival, Peyton Manning, would be on the Broncos sideline, with Brock Osweiler making only his second career start in his place.
So Brady must have been feeling...