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Patriots Clinch AFC East with Dolphins Loss

It’s not even halftime of their game against the Baltimore Ravens, but the New England Patriots have already clinched their fifth straight AFC East division title. Looks like Bill Belichick didn’t have to look to Marky Mark for inspiration after all. The assists goes to the Buffalo Bills for doing what the Patriots could not […]

No Rob Gronkowski, No Problem for Patriots Moving Forward

So far in the 2013 season, Rob Gronkowski has missed seven games and he has played in seven games. The Patriots record with Gronkowski is 5-2 and without him is 5-2. The difference this season is the addition of rookies Aaron Dobson and Kenbrell Thompkins. The Patriots are a different team with Gronkowski than they […]

Patriots Lose Gronk But Complete Miraculous Comeback to Beat Browns, 27-26

For the third straight week, the New England Patriots overcame a halftime deficit to emerge with another win, even after Rob Gronkowski exited in the third quarter with what is feared to be a torn ACL. This time the Patriots escaped by beating the Cleveland Browns 27-26 on a Tom Brady touchdown pass to Danny […]

NFL Free Agency Update: Pats Lose Woodhead, Sign Washington, Jones

After making a splash by letting Wes Welker walk and signing Danny Amendola, the New England Patriots continued their active ways in the free agent market by making a flurry of signings over the past couple of days, as well as hosting a number of free agents. Take a deep breath, Patriots fans. There’s a […]

Quick Reaction: Patriots Clinch AFC East in Less-Than-Inspiring Victory

The Patriots wrapped up the AFC East in the first week of December, but this will not be the biggest takeaway from this team on the day. New England played groggy at times, and sloppy on the field. It was enough for a win, and the Patriots will head to the playoffs as AFC East […]

Patriots Look For 10th AFC East Title Under Belichick on Sunday vs. Dolphins

Tom Brady and the Patriots travel to Miami on Sunday for a showdown with the Dolphins, a game that could wrap up the AFC East for New England.  On the surface, this would appear to be a classic trap game.  With Houston (10-1, 1st in the AFC) and San Francisco (8-2-1, 1st in the NFC […]

Tim Tebow Not the Answer To Jets’ Biggest Question

The New York Jets under Rex Ryan aren’t exactly known for their Think-Before-You-Speak mentality. In a press conference during his first training camp as head coach, Ryan referred to the attitude in his locker room as “swaggerlicious.” The positive side of the term means the team believes it can – or should – beat any […]

The AFC East According to Rex Ryan

 “They [the Patriots] are an excellent football team, but to say they we’ll never catch them, that’s ridiculous. There is no chance, there is absolutely no percent of a chance that I believe that in my heart. And I’ll never concede that.”-Rex Ryan After Thursday’s Thanksgiving massacre, Rex Ryan came out with comments saying that […]

Preview: Jets-Patriots Battle for First Place in AFC East

On Sunday afternoon at 4:25, the New England Patriots get set to take on the New York Jets, two heated divisional rivals tied atop the AFC East. One of only two late afternoon games in the NFL, all eyes will be on the battle for sole possession of first place – and a plus-.500 record. […]

Assessing the Patriots’ Playoff Chances

With two consecutive losses to mar a 5-1 start, the Patriots sit at 5-3 and tied for the AFC East lead. Panic has begun to set in, and the question’s of Bill Belichick’s talent evauation are developing. As the season has reached it’s midway point, playoff races are heating up. Below are the Patriots’ chances […]

2011 New England Patriots Schedule Released

While the 2011 NFL season may not be played because of the ongoing NFL lockout,  fans did have something to look forward to last Tuesday. The New England Patriots will open the year down in Miami on the big stage of Monday Night Football on ESPN.  While the Dolphins were a mediocre (7-9) last year, […]

Patriots Keys to Victory: Week 4 vs. Dolphins

The Patriots face a stiff challenge in the Miami Dolphins in Week 4. Coming off a disappointing loss to the New York Jets, the Fish will be determined to rebound at home. New England meanwhile, travels to south Florida coming off a less than convincing 38-30 victory over the notorious AFC East basement-dwelling Bills. Sun […]

2010 NFL Predictions: AFC East

The AFC East this year is one of the most competitive divisions in football.  Aside from the Bills, the division boasts three playoff-caliber football teams.  As a result, we may end up seeing the Miami Dolphins turn into the Boston Red Sox of this season – better than other teams in the conference, but not […]

AFC East Fantasy Preview

 Ladies and gentlemen, the time has finally arrived. Fall is upon us, and while we’re sad to see the summer coming to a close, fantasy football fanatics across the globe are salivating, as the 2010 NFL season is quickly approaching. If you’re as fanatical about fantasy football as I am, you’ve probably already begun reading […]