New England Patriots
The New England Patriots have done just fine without Rob Gronkowski. On Sunday, they’ll see whether that continues or if their valuable tight end’s absence will keep them from a second straight Super Bowl appearance.
The Ravens will once again embrace their role as underdogs in the AFC championship game against the New England Patriots,
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski needs surgery on his broken left arm, a person with knowledge of the injury told The Associated Press.
Tom Brady throws for three touchdowns Sunday to beat Houston 41-28 and lift the New England Patriots into the AFC championship game.
The first time Houston faced the Patriots, top cornerback Johnathan Joseph played while still struggling to get healthy, and outside linebacker Brooks Reed sat out with an injury.
Houston’s Arian Foster is one of the NFL’s top running backs. However, running is only one part of his game that makes him so good.
The New England Patriots didn’t need Rob Gronkowski when they dominated the Houston Texans last month. Now he’s back.
Denver, Atlanta, New England and San Francisco host divisional playoff games this weekend. They’re a combined 49-14-1, and their rosters are filled with such headline grabbers as Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Tony Gonzalez and Patrick Willis.
The New England Patriots star needs one more victory to break a tie with Joe Montana for most in the postseason by a quarterback.
The New England Patriots defensive tackle faces the Houston Texans running back for the second time this season on Sunday in the AFC divisional round. Foster rushed for just 46 yards in the first meeting.
To hear Bill Belichick glumly address reporters on Monday, you’d think the Houston Texans blew New England out in the regular season — and not the other way around.
Bill Belichick decided that he wasn’t convinced about the legitimacy of a kick. What resulted was an incident that’s all but guaranteed to get Belichick a hefty fine from the league office.