Last season, the New England Patriots led the NFL in scoring with 34.8 points per game. But after an unimpressive 13-10 victory over the New York Jets in Foxboro Thursday night, the Patriots have scored a total of 36 points two weeks into the 2013 season. Quite frankly, they are lucky to have a 2-0 record.
Super Bowl contenders upgraded their rosters either by trade or free agency. Losing teams added talent in the hopes of making a run at the playoffs. Here are 10 of the most noteworthy moves.
Welker revived his career in New England with future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady and legendary coach Bill Belichick. Becoming one of the most dangerous men on the field, he departed from New England in search of a Super Bowl ring, which Denver is gunning for.
The Patriots enjoyed their 41-28 Divisional Round win against the Texans, but the focus quickly shifted to the Baltimore Ravens following Sunday’s victory.
Wes Welker’s great, Matt Schaub is not, Vince Wilfork is special and Tom Brady makes his mark in the record books. It was quite the night in Foxboro.
After leaving the game with an apparent arm injury, it seems Rob Gronkowski will miss much more than a game against the Texans.
Let’s all do our pregame dances and then get into NFL picks for the divisional round.
The New England Patriots are trying to downplay their 42-14 win over the Houston Texans during the regular season, but at the same time are learning from it.
The Houston Texans aren’t denying they were beaten soundly by the Patriots one month ago, but they don’t seem afraid of heading back to the scene of the crime this weekend, with a trip to the AFC Championship Game on the line.
There won’t be football in New England for a week and a half, so let’s get bold with some Patriots postseason predictions.