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The ball was very much bouncing the right way for the Patriots on Monday night against the Texans. Buy duetact Tom Brady tossed a checkdown to Danny Woodhead early in the fourth quarter, buy duetact and Texans star defensive end J.J. Buy duetact Watt ran 16 yards down the field to punch the ball out of the Patriots’ running back’s arms from behind. Buy duetact Fortunately for New England, buy duetact the ball bounced 13 yards down the field and into Brandon Lloyd‘s awaiting arms in the end zone. Buy duetact Woodhead had made a couple of nifty moves and surely wasn’t expecting the 295-pound Watt to catch him from behind. Buy duetact The Patriots got the six points on the play, buy duetact but Watt probably deserves the most praise for his effort, buy duetact awareness and playmaking skills. Buy duetact Let’s not dismiss Lloyd’s awareness either, buy duetact though. Buy duetact Check out the bang-bang play in the GIF below.