Brian Waters

Logan Mankins (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: Mankins Had Surgery On Torn ACL

New England Patriots guard Logan Mankins is one tough guy.


Patriots head coach Bill Belichick after his team's 23-20 win over the Ravens in the AFC Championship. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Belichick Strives For Consistent Approach

Season opener or Super Bowl, every game is a big game to Bill Belichick.


The New England Patriots celebrates with the Lamar Hunt Trophy after their AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. The New England Patriots defeated the Baltimore Ravens 20-23. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Patriots Have That Super Bowl Feeling

The New England Patriots are heading back to the Super Bowl, a feeling they are very familiar with.


Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots celebrates a touchdown by teammate BenJarvus Green-Ellis in the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills on January 1, 2012 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Teammates Praise Brady

Tom Brady walks silently to the chair at his locker. He talks quietly with Deion Branch in the adjacent stall. Later, he puts on his jacket and heads for the exit.


Baltimore Ravens safety Bernard Pollard. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Patriots Blog: Pollard Returns, ‘Took Pride’ In Brady Hit

When the Patriots and Ravens face off in the AFC Championship on Sunday, Tom Brady will face one of the biggest foes in Patriots history.


FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 14: Vince Wilfork #75 of the New England Patriots reacts after he sacked Tim Tebow #15 of the Denver Broncos in the second half during their AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Gillette Stadium on January 14, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Patriots-Broncos Leftovers: A Confident Defense

Some of the locker room leftovers from the Patriots 45-10 playoff win over the Broncos.


Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Denver Broncos in the AFC Divisional Round at Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Hernandez OK After Head Injury, Wants More Time At RB

Aaron Hernandez showed off even more versatility for the Patriots in their 45-10 playoff win over the Broncos, taking snaps as the team’s running back.


Nate Solder. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Patriots Blog: Some Love For Nate Solder

The Patriots were singing the praises for rookie offensive lineman Nate Solder as they prepare for their playoff matchup with the Broncos Saturday night.


Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots throws a pass against the Denver Broncos in the first quarter at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on December 18, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Patriots Look To End Playoff Woes Against Broncos

The New England Patriots have not won a playoff game since 2008, and have lost back-to-back postseason games at Gillette Stadium. They’ll look to change all of that Saturday against the Broncos.


The End Zone Militia fire their guns after a New England Patriots touchdown during the second half of New England's 27-24 win over the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on December 24, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Patriots Blog: Crowd Noise At Gillette

Patriots offensive lineman Brian Waters was asked about crowd noise at Gillette on Tuesday,