Bill Belichick, Patriots up to old tricks

Updated: November 1, 2010, 12:22 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots, at 6-1, have the best record in the National Football League. Just like we all thought, right?

The unexpected ride continued Sunday with a 28-18 dispatching of the Minnesota Vikings at festive Gillette Stadium, where a sellout crowd celebrated both Halloween and the performance of a young-but-growing-before-your-eyes team that continues to surprise.

Things are going so well that second-year cornerback Kyle Arrington joked ...

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