Wes Welker and plenty other New England Patriots are feeling the blame following their 21-17 loss to the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLVI. In a game that could have won the Patriots their fourth Lombardi Trophy this century, they made too many mistakes to come out victorious.
With so much at stake and so many eyes glued to the television, fans are going to blame different players for the loss. Some of it justified more than others. But the fact of the matter is, one player didn't lose this game for the Patriots. There were plenty of opportunities for multiple individuals to make plays and it just didn't happen.
Having squandered chances to win the game late, there certain players that can be blamed for the loss.