New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Falcons Have Strong Offense, But Defense Has HolesThe New England Patriots are on their way to another NFL championship, but it is not going to be a walk in the park. Super Bowl LI brings them their toughest opponent to date this season and the Atlanta Falcons have every single weapon needed to take home the trophy as their own.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Pats Must Be On Top Of Their Game To Beat Steelers For AFC CrownThe New England Patriots are right where everyone thought they would be and that is in the AFC Championship game. Unfortunately, they aren't heading into it with a lot of momentum, and there is a very strong and talented Pittsburgh Steelers team standing in the way of the Super Bowl.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Even After Taking Out The Raiders, This Texans Team Is BeatableThe New England Patriots have had two weeks of rest due to their first-round bye, and now they are going to welcome the Houston Texans into their home for the Divisional Round. Despite taking out an Oakland Raiders team that shocked the world this season, this Texans team isn't a giant.
Opponent Profile: Pats Must Defeat Dolphins To Gain Home-field Advantage In PlayoffsThe New England Patriots have dominated throughout the 2016 regular season and they're looking to do the same through the playoffs. At some point, it is possible they will have to meet up with their division rivals and there is still a lot of for grabs as they face the Miami Dolphins.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Pats Face A Denver Broncos Team Fighting For Their Postseason LivesThe New England Patriots pulled out a big victory on Monday night by holding on to defeat the Baltimore Ravens. This week, they take on the Denver Broncos, who are in desperation mode as they are on the verge of ending up outside of the postseason entirely.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Baltimore Ravens Provide Stiff CompetitionThe New England Patriots are one of the top teams in the AFC, but they need to always be aware of who they are facing as each opponent will give them their best. The Baltimore Ravens are on a direct path for the playoffs, and defeating the Pats would certainly prove their worth.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Rams Rookie Quarterback Jared Goff Still Looking For First WinJared Goff had an impressive showing in his second NFL start, but the Los Angeles Rams' poor play on defense against the New Orleans Saints overshadowed his play. This week's matchup doesn't fair much better for the struggling Rams, as the New England Patriots have a better defense than the Saints.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: Fitzpatrick Named Jets Starting QuarterbackWhile they are essentially eliminated from playoff contention, the Jets and Ryan Fitzpatrick would love to play spoiler to Tom Brady and the Patriots.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: 1-8 Niners Are Huge Underdogs Despite Home Field AdvantageThe New England Patriots are one of the best teams in the NFL and the loss to the Seattle Seahawks was only their second of the season. Still, they're not happy in the way they played and it's quite possible they are going to take it out on the San Francisco 49ers in Week 11.
New England Patriots Opponent Profile: The Legion Of Boom Looks To Shut Down Tom BradyIn Week 11, the Pats will face off with the NFC West-leading Seattle Seahawks, who may be a bit off in 2016, but they are no less dangerous.
Opponent Profile: Buffalo Bills Are Coming Off A Loss, But Still DangerousThe Buffalo Bills have a lot of weapons and are surely going to use all of them to their advantage against any team and that includes the New England Patriots.
Opponents Profile: Patriots Preparing For A Steelers' Team Full Of Walking WoundedThe New England Patriots are playing at an extremely high level right now, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are having to deal with a lot of injuries heading into their Week 7 matchup.