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Brady says replacement officials doing their best

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady looks on after not being able to convert for a first down in the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Baltimore, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. Baltimore won 31-30.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady looks on after not being able to convert for a first down in the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens in Baltimore, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. Baltimore won 31-30.
Gail Burton, Associated Press

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady says replacement officials are doing their best and are not the reason for the outcomes of any of the Patriots' games.

New England's quarterback also said Tuesday he didn't see the call Monday night that resulted in Seattle's 14-12 victory over the Packers. Golden Tate was awarded a touchdown on a pass he and Green Bay's M.D. Jennings wrestled for in the end zone. The Packers said it should have been ruled an interception.

Brady said on WEEI radio that part of his job is not to worry about officials.

The Patriots (1-2) lost Sunday night to the Baltimore Ravens 31-30, a game decided by a last-play field goal. Coach Bill Belichick grabbed an official's arm while leaving the field. He later said he was trying to find out if the play was reviewable.