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Patriots Clip Ravens 23-20: Advance to Super Bowl XLVI

The New England Patriots advanced to Super Bowl XLVI Sunday evening, edging the Baltimore Ravens 23-20 to win the AFC Championship at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Billy Cundiff missed a chip shot, 32-yard attempt with just 11 seconds remaining to send the Patriots to their fifth Super Bowl appearance in the Bill Belichick era. […]

AFC Championship Preview: Patriots vs. Ravens

The New England Patriots will make their sixth AFC Championship Game appearance of the Bill Belichick era this Sunday, hosting the Baltimore Ravens for the right to go to Super Bowl XLVI at 3:00 p.m. at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots have owned this series over the past decade, going 4-1 against Baltimore […]

Patriots Slaughter Broncos 45-10 to Advance to AFC Title

The New England Patriots (14-3) advanced to the AFC Championship on Saturday night, dominating Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos 45-10 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Tom Brady led an unstoppable offensive attack, tossing for  363 yards with six touchdowns and one interceptions on 24-36 passing. Rob Gronkowski was a familiar target for Brady, […]

Broncos vs. Patriots Divisional Showdown Preview

After a week of waiting, the New England Patriots (13-3) will finally return to action this Saturday, hosting Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos (9-8) in the AFC Divisional Round at 8:00 p.m. at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass.

Patriots Rally to Defeat Buffalo 49-21, Clinch Homefield Advantage

The New England Patriots (13-3) made sure that the AFC playoffs will go through Foxborough this postseason, coming back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to top the Buffalo Bills 49-21 to conclude the regular season at Gillette Stadium. The win is the Patriots’ eighth consecutive triumph, and they split the season series with the Bills […]

Brady Notches Another AFC Offensive Player of the Week

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was named AFC Offensive Player of the Week following New England’s 27-24 come-from-behind victory over the Miami Dolphins. Despite an abysmal first half in which the offense was shutout, Brady finished the afternoon with 304 yards and a trio of touchdowns (two rushing, one passing) on 27-46 passing. This is the […]

Bruins’ Marchand Captures NHL First Star of the Week

Bruins winger Brad Marchand has been named the NHL First Star of the Week on Monday, earning the honor after his first career hat trick last Friday in an 8-0 victory against the Florida Panthers. Marchand tallied six points in two games last week, including his five-point performance against the Panthers. The sophomore winger notched the game-winner in a 3-2 triumph at […]

Patriots to Engage Dolphins in Christmas Eve Clash

In a Christmas Eve matinée, the New England Patriots (11-3) will host the Miami Dolphins (5-9) at 1:00 p.m. at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots have won six in a row, and the offense appears to be firing on all cylinders. Meanwhile, Miami has won five of their last seven after starting 0-7. […]

Patriots Clinch AFC East, Defeat Denver Broncos 41-23

The New England Patriots extended their winning streak to six games on Sunday, throttling the red-hot Denver Broncos (8-6) 41-23 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver, Colo. Offense Continues to Roll Denver came into the contest with one of the best defenses in the league, but that turned out to be not […]

Patriots Hold on Against Washington, 34-27

It may not have been their best day or most efficient performance, but the New England Patriots advanced to 10-3 with a 34-27 victory over the Washington Redskins at Fedex Field in Landover, Md. Brady, Offense in Rhythm Despite a road game against the NFL’s 10th-ranked defense, Tom Brady and the New England offense seemingly […]

Celtics’ Schedule Released, Play Heat, Bulls Four Times

With the theatrics of the lockout finally over, basketball fans are ready for the games to be played. Well, it’s now time to break out your calenders and circle the marquee games. The Celtics announced their 2011-12 schedule Tuesday night, a compacted 66-game schedule that will span from Christmas Day against the Knicks until the […]

Patriots Make it Four in a Row, Top Colts 31-24

The New England Patriots advanced to 9-3 on Sunday, albeit in surprisingly difficult fashion, beating the Colts 31-24 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. Indianapolis dropped to 0-12 on the season. The Patriots jumped out to a third-quarter 31-3 lead, but surrendered a trio of touchdowns in the fourth before recovering an onside kick with […]

Bowl Fever: A Look at this Weekend’s Championship Games

With the regular season coming to a close, little has been decided in college football. Bowl games are announced Sunday night, the Heisman race is shaping up to be one of the closest in recent memory, and the national title picture is murky. But before any controversy can start after the matchups are announced, conference […]

Dream On: Patriots Maul Philadelphia Eagles 38-20

The New England Patriots (8-3) made it three in a row against Philadelphia (4-7) Sunday, throttling the Eagles 38-20 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. Brady, Offense In Sync After a shaky first drive that resulted in a punt, Tom Brady and the New England offense were brilliant all afternoon. Brady tossed for 361 […]

Red Wings Snap Bruins’ 10-Game Streak, Win in Shootout 3-2

The Detroit Red Wings (13-7-1, 27 pts) defeated the Bruins (13-7-1, 27 pts) on Friday afternoon, topping a red-hot Boston club 3-2 in a shootout to end the B’s ten-game winning streak at the TD Garden in Boston, Mass. The contest was well played throughout the entire match, with several minutes of continuous play, precision skill, focused […]