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Malcolm Butler Secures Super Bowl Victory for New England Patriots
February 2nd, 2015 at 5:42 PM
In a game that came down to the last three yards, the New England Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks 28-21 in Super Bowl XLIX. ***PHOTO1*** The Seahawks had the ball on the Patriots three yard line with less than 30 seconds left in the game. The Seahawks lined up in shut...

The New England Patriots Head to Fourth Striaght AFC Championship Game, Beat the Baltimore Ravens 35-31
January 10th, 2015 at 9:21 PM
The New England Patriots erase two fourteen point deficits to defeat the Baltimore Ravens 35-31 in the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs. ***PHOTO1*** Duron Harmon ended the game with an interception in the end zone inside the final two minutes of the game. The Ravens took control of the game early as...

The New England Patriots Lose to the Buffalo Bills in Week 17 Matchup
December 28th, 2014 at 4:37 PM
The New England Patriots lost to The Buffalo Bills 17-9 this afternoon at Gillette Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Patriots Head Coach, Bill Belichick had Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman, Dan Connolly and Sebastian Volmer sitting on the bench in today’s game. Edelman is still recovering from a concussion, but it seems that the other...

The New England Patriots Defeat the New York Jets 17-16
December 21st, 2014 at 5:51 PM
The New England Patriots snuck out of MetLife Stadium with a win today as they defeated the New York Jets 17-16. The win guarantees the Patriots will have a first round bye in the playoffs, and can clinch home field advantage throughout the playoffs if the Denver Broncos lose to...

The New England Patriots Defeat the Miami Dolphins, Win AFC East Title
December 14th, 2014 at 6:43 PM
The New England Patriots have clinched the AFC East title for the sixth straight year beating the Miami Dolphins today 41-13. ***PHOTO1*** The Patriots had a slow start in the first half but defense and special teams kept them ahead of the Dolphins. “Our guys finished the game strong. We didn’t play well...

The New England Patriots’ Defense Holds Strong Against the San Diego Chargers
December 8th, 2014 at 12:12 AM
The New England Patriots defeated the San Diego Chargers 23-14 on Sunday Night Football in San Diego. The Patriots' defense was solid, only allowing 216 total yards and one receiving touchdown. They were also able to sack Philip Rivers four times. ***PHOTO1*** "Our defense kept us in it. It was definitely a defensive...

Rob Gronkowski Makes No Excuse for Final Play of Game
November 19th, 2013 at 3:21 PM
On the last play of the game in the New England Patriots 24-20 defeat to the Carolina Panthers, tight end Rob Gronkowski seemed to be held or interfered with by Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly in he end zone. As the ball was thrown in the end zone, Gronkowski was unable to...

Controversy Clouds New England Patriots 24-20 Loss to Carolina Panthers
November 19th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
The New England Patriots could not complete the fourth quarter comeback in Carolina as the Patriots fell to the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-20. However, the loss comes with controversy. With three seconds left in the game Brady threw the ball into the end zone for tight end...

New England Patriots Demolish Pittsburgh Steelers 55-31 for Seventh Victory
November 3rd, 2013 at 8:42 PM
The New England Patriots and QB Tom Brady haven't played well on offense for most of the season. Before they took the field against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Patriots ranked 19th in the league in yards per game and 16th in points per game. After today's game, that ranking will surely...

Special Teams Error Dooms New England Patriots in 30-27 OT Loss to New York Jets
October 20th, 2013 at 5:54 PM
The New York Jets gave the New England Patriots their second loss of the season. After the Patriots forced overtime with a Stephen Gostkowski field goal with 19 seconds left in the game, the Patriots gave the New York Jets the win, ironically, off a special teams blunder. Jets kicker Nick...

New England Patriots Lose to Cincinnati Bengals 13-6, Tom Brady Cites “silly Execution Errors” as the Reason
October 6th, 2013 at 9:51 PM
The New England Patriots dropped their first game of the season earlier today in a defensive battle with the Cincinnati Bengals. Tom Brady had a difficult day as he and the offense played through poor weather that included frequent showers throughout the game. The Bengals pulled off the victory after Bengals...

New England Patriots-Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Takeaways from the Patriots 23-3 Victory
September 22nd, 2013 at 4:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots moved to 3-0 on the season after defeating the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-3 earlier today. While the combined season record of the three teams they have played is 2-5, the Patriots remain on top of the AFC East and are now 3-0 for the first time...

Steven Ridley “not Going to Pout” About Being Benched in Game Sunday
September 8th, 2013 at 8:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** Steven Ridley had a forgettable game in the New England Patriots 23-21 victory over the Buffalo Bills. He had one fumble in the early going that was recovered by the Patriots. However, his second fumble would be the most costly one as he would not see the field afterwards. That...

Game Analysis: New England Patriots Vs Buffalo Bills
September 8th, 2013 at 7:51 PM
***PHOTO3*** The New England Patriots sure made their fans sweat the whole game as they needed a last second field goal by Stephen Gostkowski with five seconds left to come out victorious over the Buffalo Bills in Week 1. While the Patriots will surely take the opening season win, there are some...

Takeaways from New England Patriots Second Preseason Game
August 17th, 2013 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots finished their third week of the preseason with a victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their second game of the preseason. While it is preseason, there are some notable things that fans of the Patriots can takeaway from the 25-21 victory over the Buccaneers. 1. Injury,...

Patriots Beat Texans 41 – 28, Advance to AFC Championship
January 15th, 2013 at 10:11 AM
Same old story.  Tom Brady excels, Patriots win, New England is just one win away from another Super Bowl appearance, Shane Vereen scores three touchdowns...wait, what? Despite Brady's outstanding performance, completing 25 of 40 passes for 344 yards and three touchdowns, the Patriots' MVP on the offensive side of the ball in...

Patriots Beat Dolphins 28-0 Clinch First Round Bye
January 3rd, 2013 at 8:49 AM
Yessssssssssssssssssss.  The New England Patriots (12-4) defeated the Miami Dolphins (7-9) 28-0 on Sunday to clinch a first round bye following a Houston loss to Indianapolis.  Tom Brady threw for two touchdowns, Stevan Ridley ran for two, and the defense recorded a season high seven sacks en route to the...

Patriots Come Back to Beat Jaguars 23-16
December 26th, 2012 at 9:51 AM
After falling behind early for the second straight week the Patriots (11-4) were able to climb back and avoid a meltdown to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-13) 23-16.   Jacksonville jumped out to a 10-0 lead after Brady threw two first quarter interceptions and the New England secondary was picked apart...

Game Review: 49ers 41, Patriots 34
December 18th, 2012 at 2:20 AM
The San Francisco 49ers defeated the New England Patriots 41-34 on Sunday night. Rain poured from the sky on a cold December night in Foxboro Massachusetts.  The Patriots, winners of 7 straight controlled their own destiny in the hunt for a first round bye.  However, with wins by both Denver and Houston...

Patriots Destroy Texans in Foxboro 42-14
December 11th, 2012 at 1:43 PM
When Tom Brady comes into work this week he will enter with the recollection of a quintessential, picturesque annihilation of a foe deemed at the outset worthy of playing tit for tat with the Patriots but who left looking defective and inadequate to even be mentioned in the same sentence as the...