Breakdown: Defense vs. Jaguars

(Adam Richins for BSJ)

FOXBOROUGH — Football on an actual field with tackling can mean only one thing: we finally get to break down film again!

Now, for full disclosure, I don’t have access to the coaches film in the preseason, so I’m making due with the TV telecast (hey Patriots, don’t be afraid to throw in a few more replays), so it’s not a complete breakdown. But it’s enough to get a handle on things.

We’ll start with the defense, and post the offense later.

Here’s what we saw: