1. Colts vs. Patriots: Takeaways from New England's 43-22 Win over Indianapolis

    The New England Patriots rode a dominant ground game to defeat the Indianapolis Colts and return to the AFC Championship for the third straight season...

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  2. Patriots Finish Colts 43-22

    The New England Patriots defeated the Indianapolis Colts Saturday night to advance to their third-straight AFC Championship game. The Patriots rode a dominant ground game that saw them rush the ball a season-record 45 times...

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  3. Patriots' Stable of Running Backs Must Carry New England for Playoff Success

    The New England Patriots are back in the playoffs for the fifth straight year, but offensively the team will feature a collection of weapons who are, for the most part, unproven in the postseason...

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  4. Top 5 Plays of the 2013 New England Patriots Season

    The New England Patriots had one of their most exciting seasons in 2013 since going 18-1 in 2007. Yes, there have been plenty of great games since then, but never have they come so often and after so many significant injuries...

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  5. Patriots vs. Bills: Takeaways from New England's 34-20 Win over Buffalo

    The New England Patriots concluded their regular season on Sunday behind a record-setting performance by LeGarrette Blount, winning 34-20, and securing the second AFC seed and the valuable first-round bye that comes with it...

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  6. Blount, Patriots Roll over Bills 34-20

    The 12-4 New England Patriots  defeated the 6-10  Buffalo Bills  in the season finale on Sunday, a win that gave the Pats the second seed in the AFC and a first-round bye...

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  7. New England Patriots' Defense Stepping Up in High-Pressure Situations

    Leading up to last Sunday's rout against the Baltimore Ravens , the New England Patriots ' defense had been in a rut...

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  8. Which New England Patriots Players Are Most Important for a Playoff Run?

    The New England Patriots are heading back to the playoffs for the 11th time in the last 13 seasons. Given that kind of consistency, some might think that this was just another year ...

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  9. Patriots vs. Ravens: Takeaways from New England's 41-7 Win over Baltimore

    The New England Patriots didn't need to step on the field to win the AFC East on Sunday, but they made a playoff statement anyway...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 1 year ago 10,284 reads 35 comments

  10. New England Patriots vs. Baltimore Ravens: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The 11-4 New England Patriots defeated the 8-7 Baltimore Ravens in a key AFC matchup by an impressive 41-7. The win kept New England in the second-overall seed in the AFC...

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  11. Patriots Won't Go Quietly in Playoffs

    Since the start of the 2011 season, the New England Patriots are 38-13, including the playoffs. In those 13 losses, their average margin of defeat is 4.85 points. The Patriots don't often lose, and when they do, it's never by much...

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  12. Patriots vs Dolphins: Takeaways from New England's 24-20 Loss to Miami

    The New England Patriots fought down to the wire once again, but came up short this time against the Miami Dolphins . There was no miracle this week for Tom Brady , and the Patriots lost a chance to seize the top seed in the AFC...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 1 year ago 6,851 reads 32 comments

  13. Dolphins Hold on for 24-20 Win over Patriots

    The 8-6 Miami Dolphins held on to beat the 10-4 New England Patriots Sunday, with a statement win that gave their playoff hopes a boost and denied the Patriots a chance at the top seed in the AFC...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 1 year ago 23,794 reads 148 comments

  14. Best-, Worst-Case Scenarios for a New England Patriots Playoff Run

    The New England Patriots can clinch the AFC East with a win over the Miami Dolphins this weekend as well as take over the top seed in the AFC...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 1 year ago 12,947 reads 31 comments

  15. Browns vs. Patriots: Takeaways from New England's 27-26 Win over Cleveland

    The New England Patriots escaped a disastrous start once again and came back to shock the Cleveland Browns , 27-26. Things looked easily in hand for the Browns with a 26-14 lead and just 2:39 remaining...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 1 year ago 6,203 reads 37 comments

  16. Another Miracle Win for Patriots over Browns

    The 10-3 New England Patriots defeated the 4-9 Cleveland Browns , 27-26, in arguably their most impossible comeback of the season...

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  17. Why the Patriots Need to Re-Sign Brandon Spikes After 2013 Season

    Coming into the 2013 season, there were plenty of questions regarding Brandon Spikes' future with the New England Patriots ...

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  18. Patriots vs. Texans: Takeaways from New England's 34-31 Win over Houston

    The New England Patriots once again needed a comeback this week against the Houston Texans , pulling out a 34-31 win that moved them to 9-3...

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  19. Patriots Come Back Again to Beat Texans 34-31

    The New England Patriots defeated the Houston Texans on Sunday to move to 9-3 on the season. For the second week in a row, the Pats spotted their opponent a sizable first-half lead, only to come back in the second half to steal the win...

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  20. Dane Fletcher Filling Coverage Void for Patriots Defense

    Since signing with the New England Patriots as an undrafted rookie out of Montana State in 2010, Dane Fletcher has been an underrated athletic linebacker who always seems to play well when given the chance...

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  21. Broncos vs. Patriots: Takeaways from New England's 34-31 Win over Denver

    What started for the New England Patriots as one of their worst halves of football in the past decade, ended with Tom Brady 's greatest comeback win over his biggest rival and former favorite receiver...

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  22. Patriots' Furious Comeback Ices Broncos in Overtime

    The New England Patriots  overcame three first-quarter fumbles and mounted 28 straight points en route to a comeback victory in overtime over the Denver Broncos, 34-31...

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  23. Patriots Offense, Defense Switching Roles as 2013 Season Progresses

    It was somewhat surprising when the New England Patriots defense carried the team in the early part of the 2013 season...

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  24. Patriots vs. Panthers: Takeaways from New England's 24-20 Loss to Carolina

    The New England Patriots fell to the Carolina Panthers on Monday night, in yet another game that went down to the final play. The Patriots don't often lose, and when they do, it's never by much...

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  25. Panthers Hold on to Defeat Patriots 24-20

    The 7-3 Carolina Panthers defeated the 7-3 New England Patriots on Monday Night behind a star-making performance from Cam Newton that saw him put together an impressive game-winning drive late in the fourth quarter...

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