Brady, Pats struggle in red zone

Updated: December 7, 2009, 6:53 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- A few weeks ago when the Patriots were 7-3, quarterback Tom Brady made the point that the team was a few bad quarters away from having a better record.

His outlook was different after Sunday's let-it-slip-away 22-21 loss to the Dolphins.

Asked if he was surprised that the team was now 7-5, a disappointed Brady sounded like that's where he felt the team deserved to be.

"I think we've played pretty inconsistent," he said. "We have some good drives ...

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