New England Patriots defeat Houston Texans, 23-20

There are at least 1,000 ways to win a football game, and the New England Patriots obviously intend on sampling every one.

Yesterday they showed 70,719 at Reliant Stadium that you can win despite committing three turnovers, two of which led to touchdowns for the opponent, and scoring only one touchdown in six trips inside the 20. The record crowd for a pro football game (excluding Super Bowl VII) in Houston learned that you're not required to concede victory when you lo...