Thanks to a significant road win against a quality Baltimore Ravens team, the New England Patriots are one step closer to earning a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs.
Here are the four ups and four downs from the Patriots’ blowout win on Sunday.
Levan Reid hands out his gold stars and penalty flags for New England’s win over the Houston Texans on Sunday.
Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans turned out to be the “trap” game New England fans were afraid of, but in the end the Patriots earned their second comeback victory in a row.
Whenever a regular season NFL game receives as much hype as Sunday night’s Broncos/Patriots game did, it often seems as if the actual game is anti-climatic. This one, however, may have exceeded the hype.
The Patriots looked like a defeated team as they entered the locker room at halftime with a two-touchdown deficit, but 24 unanswered points in the second half resulted in New England earning a 27-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins.
The Ups and Downs of the Patriots 27-17 win over the Dolphins on Sunday.
New England Patriots rookie cornerback Logan Ryan was fined $10,000 for his obscene touchdown celebration in the Patriots 30-27 loss to the New York Jets last Sunday, and apologized for his actions on Thursday.
After an impressive last-minute win over the New Orleans Saints last week, the New England Patriots fell back on their bad habits in an overtime loss to the New York Jets this week.
Run through the leftover thoughts from the Patriots’ preseason home opener.