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.
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.
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.
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has gotten his fair share of criticism since entering the league five years ago, but you won’t be hearing it from the New England locker room this week leading up to the AFC Championship.
The New England Patriots are already moving on, focusing on next Monday night’s showdown with the 11-1 Houston Texans.
Although Vince Wilfork doesn’t always have eye-popping numbers on the stat-sheet, the All-Pro nose tackle certainly makes his presence felt whenever he takes the field.
The old saying is that insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. So you either have to believe Bill Belichick is insane, or that he has a plan.
Felger and Mazz take a look at the Patriots’ defensive coaches, and spread the blame for the D’s struggles this season.
New England defensive coordinator Matt Patricia let everyone know in a conference call today that the Pats will be facing the same old Peyton and his arm is fine.
Bill Belichick has added his son to the Patriots’ coaching staff.