It was over when ...
Kevin Faulk scored the [Patriots](/teams/newenglandpatriots/profile?team=NE)' first touchdown on a 3-yard run in the second quarter.
(Elise Amendola / Associated Press)
The Patriots are 7-0 at home this season. ... Welker joined Marvin Harrison (4), Jerry Rice (3), and Herman Moore (3) as the fourth player in NFL history with three consecutive 100-catch seasons. ... Patriots DT Vince Wilfork left the game with a foot injury and did not return. Fellow defensive lineman Ty Warren also left with an ankle injury and did not return. ... Patriots RT Nick Kaczur left the game with a shoulder injury and did not return.