Sitting on top of the AFC East, with the inside track to home-field advantage in the AFC Playoff, and having the combination of Tom Brady and Bill Belichick leading the team, it is hard to imagine why the New England Patriots will not win Super Bowl XLV.
The Patriots are in the process of running through their AFC Playoff competition, having already defeated the Jets, Steelers, Ravens, Colts and Chargers. And the rest of their schedule holds the injured Packers, the lowly Bills and the hapless Dolphins.
However, the NFL is not as simple as what you have done in the past, it is about what you can do in the playoffs.
Here are my eight reasons as to why the Patriots will not win Super Bowl XLV.