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Alfonzo Dennard Only Player Absent from Practice
January 16th, 2013 at 4:01 PM
The Patriots returned to the practice field today to prepare for Sunday's AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens.  Apart from Rob Gronkowski, who had surgery Monday to repair his broken arm, Alfonzo Dennard was the only player absent from the practice field.   Both Danny Woodhead and Chandler Jones were seen on...

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...

Road to Super Bowl XLVII: Divisional Round Playoff Schedule
January 12th, 2013 at 11:13 AM
The divisional round of the NFL playoffs takes place this weekend pitting the top two seeds in each conference against the winners of wild card weekend, playing for the right to go to their respective conference championship games. Saturday Jan. 12 - 4:30 P.M. ET  (4) Baltimore Ravens at (1) Denver Broncos:...

Road to Super Bowl 47: 2013 NFL Playoff Picture
January 3rd, 2013 at 12:30 PM
With the regular season in the books the NFL playoffs begin this week.  Here is a look at the final standings and upcoming matchups. Final Standings: AFC 1. Broncos (13-3) 2. Patriots (12-4) 3. Texans (12-4) 4. Ravens (10-6) 5. Colts (11-5) 6. Bengals (10-6) NFC 1. Falcons (13-3) 2. 49ers (11-4-1) 3. Packers (11-5) 4. Redskins (10-6) 5. Seahawks (11-5) 6. Vikings (10-6) The Broncos,...

AFC Playoff Picture After Week 15
December 19th, 2012 at 1:34 AM
Unlike the NFC, with the exception of the final playoff spot, the AFC playoff picture is pretty much set with only two games remaining in the regular season.  Standings through week 15: 1. Houston Texans (12-2) 2. Denver Broncos (11-3) 3. New England Patriots (10-4) 4. Baltimore Ravens (9-5) 5. Indianapolis Colts (9-5) 6. Cincinnati Bengals (8-6) In...

Week 13 Wrap up: AFC Playoff Picture
December 4th, 2012 at 2:09 AM
With the Baltimore loss to the Steelers, New England now moves in to a three-way tie with Baltimore and Denver for second place in the AFC. 1. Houston Texans (11-1) 2. New England Patriots (9-3) 3. Baltimore Ravens (9-3) 4. Denver Broncos (9-3) 5. Indianapolis Colts (8-4) 6. Pittsburg Steelers (7-5) In the hunt: Bengals (7-5), Jets...

Harbaugh Calms the Storm Over the “Stain”
May 1st, 2012 at 3:37 PM
***PHOTO1***After Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh appeared on a Baltimore radio station on Tuesday morning and opened his mouth to say that the three Super Bowl championships of the New England Patriots were "stained" by Spygate, it created a firestorm around the National Football league and across the social media...

New England Patriots Expected to Play Tag with Wes Welker on Monday
March 4th, 2012 at 7:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** The National Football League deadline for tagging franchise players is on March 5 at 4 PM, and if the Patriots give that designation to wide receiver Wes Welker sometime on Monday, it will come as a surprise to no one. As Mike Reiss astutely pointed out in a story on...

New England Patriots Rob Gronkowski Had Ankle Surgery
February 10th, 2012 at 3:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle to repair torn ligaments today at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. George Theodore performed the operation, reported Liz Mullen of the Business Sports Journal. Gronk injured his ankle in the AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens. After...

Odds Against New York Giants Repeating as Champs
February 7th, 2012 at 1:07 AM
Super Bowl XLVI had been over for less than 24 hours, and the line was already out on who would win the 2013 National Football League championship. If you guessed the New York Giants or the New England Patriots topped the chart, you're wrong. The gambling site Bovada.lv installed the the Super Bowl XLV winning Green...

Patriots Players Getting Buried with Ticket Requests
January 23rd, 2012 at 9:15 PM
What a wonderful pain-in-the-tush problem to have. The New England Patriots players said on Monday that they are being bombarded with requests for Super Bowl LXVI tickets from family, friends and acquaintances, plus  a whole bunch of other people whom they barely know. Placekicker Stephen Gostowski told reporters that right after the Patriots survived 23-20 over the Baltimore Ravens in the American Conference Championship, he received 35 text...

Rob Gronkowski Says He’s Good to Go in the Super Bowl
January 23rd, 2012 at 6:50 PM
All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski was videotaped wearing a walking boot on his left ankle as he was leaving Gillette Stadium late on Sunday after the New England Patriots advanced to the Super Bowl, but he said nothing will keep him from playing in the biggest game of his life. ***PHOTO1*** "It's all good," said the man affectionately known as "Gronk" by...

Preview: Baltimore Ravens at New England Patriots
January 21st, 2012 at 12:24 AM
***PHOTO1***We've heard all the hype. It will be the best offense against the best defense for a trip to the Super Bowl. You know as well as anyone, these super matchups never materialize. It wouldn't be a shock if the game ended up being as sleep-inducing as a LSU - Alabama...

New England Patriots Fill the Calm Before the Storm by Announcing a London Game and a Honorary Captain
January 20th, 2012 at 7:29 PM
***PHOTO1***Believe it or not, even with the American Football Conference Championship a mere 48 hours away, there can be a step back period in New England Patriots Nation. Head Coach Bill Belichick stepped out of the oven of intensity and center stage was given to the future. The immediate future has...

New England Patriots Tom Brady Back at Practice
January 19th, 2012 at 5:53 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** After missing practice yesterday, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was back out on the field today. Nursing his left shoulder injury on Wednesday, Brady prepared for Sunday's AFC championship contest against the Baltimore Ravens in other ways. “When I miss a practice, you just try to do others thing to get...

New England Patriots Host Baltimore Ravens in AFC Title Tilt Sunday
January 15th, 2012 at 11:12 PM
Bring on Baltimore. ***PHOTO1*** As reward for their hard-fought 20-13 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday afternoon, the Baltimore Ravens now get to travel to Foxboro and play the New England Patriots on January 22 in the American Conference Championship with the winner advancing to the Super Bowl.  Ray Lewis, Ray Rice, Ed Reed, Joe Flacco and the rest of John Harbaugh's Ravens have a 3 PM...

New England Patriots Blow Out the Denver Broncos to Advance to AFC Championship
January 14th, 2012 at 11:36 PM
In a game that hardly lived up to all of the hype, the New England Patriots destroyed the post season dreams of the Denver Broncos by blowing them out of Gillette Stadium 45-10 on Saturday night in an American Conference divisional contest. By winning the game, the Patriots also garnered the right to host the winner of Sunday's other divisional game between the Houston Texans...

McDaniels to Start New Job on Sunday; Playoff Picture in Sharper Focus
January 7th, 2012 at 9:21 PM
Adam Schefter, a National Football League Insider for ESPN, is reporting that not only have the New England Patriots and Josh McDaniels agreed to terms, but the new offensive assistant will begin his duties in Foxboro as early as tomorrow (Sunday). McDaniels, the Patriots offensive coordinator until he left in 2009 to become the head coach of the Denver Broncos, joins the Patriots...

Playoffs Scenario Set for AFC Teams
January 1st, 2012 at 9:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The final regular season Sunday in the National Football League carried some pretty big drama, with so many playoff berths and seedings on the line. When the dust had settled in the American Conference after completion of the late games, the six teams sticking around for the post season and the slate for the first round had been decided. The seedings are as...

CBS Retains Week15 Matchup Between New England Patriots and Denver Broncos
December 7th, 2011 at 4:39 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  The flex giveth and the flex taketh away. And in Week 15, it taketh away.  The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) made the decision to flex last week's New England Patriots-Indianapolis Colts game. And right fully so. Up until the fourth quarter, the usually close contest was a blow out. Instead, fans watched the...