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Positives and Negatives: Patriots Season Over

After the sting from the disappointing end to the New England Patriots’ season has subsided, it’s time to take an objective look at the game for some Positives and Negatives. Positives The run-stopping defense looked excellent in the first half, as they managed to contain the two-headed rushing attack of Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce […]

Positives and Negatives: Big Win over Miami gives Patriots First Round Bye

On Sunday, the New England Patriots entered an afternoon game against the Miami Dolphins knowing that a win would mean a week off from a game. Earlier in the day, the Houston Texans had lost to the Indianapolis Colts, forfeiting their hold on a top 2 seed in the AFC. The Pats played a great […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots Outlast Jaguars in a Sloppy Contest

Were those really the New England Patriots who took the field in Jacksonville last Sunday? Both the offense and defense looked positively sluggish following their emotional loss against the 49ers, but there is no excuse for the way they played against a team destined for the first or second pick in the NFL draft. For […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots Struggle Against San Francisco

Now that New England fans have had a few days to mull over the current circumstances of the team in the aftermath of their loss to the 49ers, we can take a look at some of the Positives and Negatives from Sunday night’s action. Positives Tom Brady continued to stake his claim as one of the best […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots-Texans Week 14

On Monday night, the Patriots showcased just how dominant they can be when their team is running on all cylinders. The offense jumped the team out to a fast start and the defense played strong enough to keep them there by the end of the first quarter. If this team can move forward with this […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots-Dolphins Week 13

The New England Patriots brought just enough offense and defense to beat an inferior team Sunday afternoon, and that kind of performance needs to be stuck way in the rear-view mirror if they want to make it out of the next few weeks in position to take the playoffs by storm. With Baltimore falling to […]

Positives and Negatives: Patriots-Jets Week 12

If anyone had any doubt about how good this Patriots team was, or how bad the New York Jets were, Thursday Night was just the showcase to convince people about the stark contrast between these two football teams. If Rex Ryan actually believes that the squad that showed up to play Thanksgiving night actually had […]