Team Grades: Patriots Can't Overcome Relentless Broncos Pass RushSunday's AFC Championship Game was a textbook example of how defense wins championships.
Patriots Season Ends In AFC Championship Game Loss To Broncos
Team Grades: Poor Patriots' Effort Leads To Loss At MiamiNew England heads into the playoffs with a two-game losing streak.
Team Grades: Lackluster Patriots Offense Leads To OT Loss Against JetsNew England has scored only three offensive touchdowns in the past two games.
Patriots' Offensive Struggles, Muffed Punt Lead To Overtime Loss At DenverNew England's undefeated season came to an end at the hands of the Denver Broncos.
Team Grades: Special Teams Help Keep The Patriots UndefeatedA long punt return and a game-winning field goal were among the biggest plays in a close New England win over the New York Giants.
Late Field Goal Lifts Unbeaten Patriots To Win Over Giants
Team Grades: Against Miami, Patriots Show No Signs Of Slowing DownThe red-hot Dolphins looked like a threat, but New England quickly cooled them down.
Brady And Gostkowski Lead Patriots Over Jaguars
Patriots Team Grades: New England Puts On Super Bowl-Worthy Performance Against ColtsThe Patriots made it look easy in advancing to their sixth Super Bowl of the Belichick/Brady era.
Patriots Team Grades: Big Plays Overcome Shortcomings In Win Over RavensA resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
Patriots Shouldn't Overlook Ravens On Special TeamsBaltimore made its reputation on defense, but its kicking game is also pretty good.