The Patriots made it look easy in advancing to their sixth Super Bowl of the Belichick/Brady era.
A resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
Baltimore made its reputation on defense, but its kicking game is also pretty good.
Quarterback Tom Brady played well this season, but the Patriots wouldn’t have a 12-4 record without these contributors.
New England had nothing to play for and it showed against Buffalo.
Overall, the Patriots made more good plays than bad plays against the Dolphins.
Practicing all week in San Diego kept the Patriots focused enough to beat the Chargers.
At Indianapolis, the New England rushing game exceeded the passing game.
Tom Brady now owns an impressive 11-5 record against Peyton Manning.
The offense was clicking on all cylinders, and even the defense got to score a touchdown.