1. Super Bowl 50 Betting Odds: Cards, Patriots Hit Divisional Round as Favorites

    Despite not having home-field advantage in potential conference championship matchups against the top seeds, the second-seeded Arizona Cardinals (13-3) and New England Patriots (12-4) are the favorites to win Super Bowl 50 on February 7...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 8 months ago 3,911 reads 0 comments

  2. How Relevant Is Patriots' 2014 Week 4 Blowout Loss vs. Chiefs?

    The last time the New England Patriots played the Kansas City Chiefs, writers from across the country were quick to eulogize the future Super Bowl champions after a humbling 41-14 loss in Week 4 of the 2014 season...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 10,164 reads 44 comments

  3. Chandler Jones Illness: Updates on Patriots Star's Status and Recovery

    New England Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones was taken to the hospital on the morning of Jan. 10 after he self-reported a medical emergency to the Foxborough Police Department, according to the Boston Herald 's Erin Smith and Laurel J...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 141,576 reads 201 comments

  4. NFL Playoff Picture 2016: Updated Scenario and Bracket Before Divisional Round

    As is typically the case, the Wild Card Round of the NFL playoffs was rife with a number of upsets—at least as far as the seeding was concerned...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 8 months ago 6,557 reads 0 comments

  5. Julian Edelman's Long Journey from College QB to Patriots Difference-Maker

    The New England Patriots ' Julian Edelman isn't a typical NFL wide receiver, but his value to the team's offense cannot be underestimated...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 8 months ago 52,622 reads 79 comments

  6. Keeping Tom Brady Upright Will Be Key for Patriots in Divisional Round vs Chiefs

    The names have changed, but the New England Patriots ' struggles on the offensive line have stayed the same...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 8,192 reads 18 comments

  7. Tom Brady Watches Wild Card Saturday from Comfort of His Own 'Chill Zone'

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady spent Saturday just like any other NFL fan: watching Wild Card Weekend from the comfort of his own couch. Or—as he called it—his "chill zone...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 119,235 reads 109 comments

  8. Patriots Fan Creates 'Star Wars'-Themed Playoff Hype Video for New England

    Hate them all you want, but there’s no way around it—the New England Patriots rule the gridiron galaxy. That’s why this hype tape, created by a huge fan, is so perfect...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 50,113 reads 38 comments

  9. What a Healthy Julian Edelman Would Mean for Patriots Offense

    The New England Patriots could face the Cincinnati Bengals, Kansas City Chiefs or Houston Texans in the divisional round of the playoffs, but there's one opponent they still have to beat: the injury bug...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 23,080 reads 45 comments

  10. New England Patriots Lack of Running Game Could Be Playoff Weakness

    Tom Brady is the cure for almost everything that ails the New England Patriots. So are Julian Edelman , Danny Amendola and Rob Gronkowski ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 13,726 reads 73 comments

  11. New England Patriots' Simplified Game Plan Leaves More Questions Than Answers

    Almost immediately on Sunday during the New England Patriots ' 20-10 loss to the Miami Dolphins in Week 17, it was evident that head coach Bill Belichick had other things on his mind besides winning the game...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 10,681 reads 37 comments

  12. Tom Brady Injury: Updates on Patriots QB's Ankle, Ribs and Recovery

    New England Patriots superstar quarterback Tom Brady suffered a high-ankle sprain after taking a hit from Ndamukong Suh and suffered bruised ribs against the Miami Dolphins in Week 17...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 68,436 reads 164 comments

  13. Tom Brady, Patriots Offense Now a Concern for New England's Super Bowl Hopes

    For a long time, the outcome of each New England Patriots football game this season felt nearly inevitable...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 8 months ago 29,935 reads 176 comments

  14. New England Patriots Week 17 Stock Report

    It's been a long month-and-a-half for the New England Patriots . After starting the season 10-0, the Patriots have dropped three of their past five games, including a 26-20 upset to the New York Jets in overtime in Week 16...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 5,554 reads 5 comments

  15. New England Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

    As with almost every other opponent they meet on a regular basis, the New England Patriots own the upper hand in the recent series with the Miami Dolphins , winning nine of the last 11 meetings outright and going 7-4 against the spread...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 8 months ago 13,442 reads 3 comments

  16. New England Patriots Made the Right Call Kicking in Overtime

    I didn't need a bunch of win probability statistics to tell me whether or not head coach Bill Belichick made the right decision for the New England Patriots to kick instead of receive in overtime against the New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 8,904 reads 24 comments

  17. UNINTERRUPTED: Gronk Excited to Feel Miami's Warmth, Attend WWE Event

    Rob Gronkowski is excited to play in Miami this weekend because of the weather. He's also looking forward to supporting Mojo Rawley on Tuesday at the WWE Live Holiday Tour stop in Providence, Rhode Island...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 8 months ago 7,541 reads 9 comments

  18. Patriots Weren't Crazy, Statistics Defend Choice to Kick in Overtime

    Hindsight can be a bully. Back in 2002, Detroit Lions head coach Marty Mornhinweg famously opted to kick off to start overtime in a game against the Chicago Bears , leading almost directly to a game-winning Chicago field goal...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 36,507 reads 105 comments

  19. Biggest Takeaways from New England Patriots' Week 16 Loss

    It was exactly what they wanted but not exactly as they drew it up. Thanks to a questionable call after winning the overtime coin toss, the New England Patriots lost in dubious fashion Sunday with a 26-20 defeat to the New York Jets ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 8,927 reads 15 comments

  20. Tom Brady Comments on Peyton Manning After Al Jazeera Doping Report

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Peyton Manning has his "full support" amid allegations the Denver Broncos signal-caller received shipments of performance-enhancing drugs...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 48,936 reads 110 comments

  21. Patriots' Coin Toss Woes Least of Concerns for New England Heading into Playoffs

    Bill Belichick must be so mad he wants to kick something. A miscommunication between New England Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater and referee Clete Blakeman led ...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 8 months ago 140,814 reads 139 comments

  22. New England Patriots' War on Injuries Threatening Playoff Hopes

    For the next week, we'll hear a lot of debate about whether the New England Patriots and head coach Bill Belichick made the right call by electing to kick in overtime instead of receive when they won the coin toss...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 months ago 26,188 reads 62 comments

  23. Patriots vs. Jets: New England Grades, Notes and Quotes

    Despite looking as outmatched as they've been all year for long stretches, the New England Patriots nearly completed their largest comeback of the season...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 8 months ago 5,543 reads 17 comments

  24. Bill Belichick, Matthew Slater Speak on Decision to Kick Off in OT vs. N.Y. Jets

    The New England Patriots made an unusual decision to kick off in overtime during Sunday's 26-20 loss to the New York Jets , but the men who made the call stood by it afterward...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 41,398 reads 37 comments

  25. Sebastian Vollmer Injury: Updates on Patriots OT's Leg and Return

    New England Patriots offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer had been out since he suffered a leg injury in Week 16 against the New York Jets . He is ready to return against the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC divisional round...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 20,479 reads 21 comments