Games against division opponents are always circled on the calendar.
The Patriots made it look easy in advancing to their sixth Super Bowl of the Belichick/Brady era.
A resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
New England’s star quarterback has given his team a little more flexibility in spending.
The Miami Dolphins gave their fans a glimmer of hope last Sunday in New England, getting a big touchdown from Mike Wallace with five seconds left in the first half to draw them within one point of the host Patriots.
Much has changed since the opening week of the NFL season back in early September.
The Dolphins’ recent offensive woes have come at a bad time for a team with fading playoff hopes, particularly with a trip to the New England Patriots up next on Sunday.
Wide receiver Mike Wallace concedes that he needs to have better production in a sputtering Dolphins offense, even though he has been more involved and is being utilized in more ways than last season.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers upgraded their struggling offensive line, trading for six-time Pro Bowl guard Logan Mankins instead of offering a contract to free agent Richie Incognito.
It’s been a long-time since the New England Patriots had a shutdown cornerback on their roster, and they finally have one in former New York Jets star Darrelle Revis.