How Patriots' Remaining Strength Of Schedule Compares To Rest Of AFC Playoff HopefulsIt's worth taking a look at the Patriots' remaining schedule, and determining how that compares to the rest of the contenders in a crowded AFC playoff race.
NFL Playoff Picture: Patriots Part Of Mix After Week 9 Thanks To Stellar Record Against AFCThe Patriots have won three straight and are sitting at the bottom of the AFC playoff picture thanks to their great record against the conference.
Patriots On Outside Looking In, But Firmly In AFC Playoff Mix At Midway Point Of SeasonWeek 8 is in the books in the NFL, and things are looking a lot better for the New England Patriots than they were just two weeks ago.
Patriots Playoff Chances Suffer Near-Knockout Blow From Ravens' Win Over BrownsThe Patriots' playoff chances are lying on the mat. Now it's just a matter of the ref counting to 10.
Hurley's Picks: Picking Perfect Playoff Matchups As NFL Season Enters Final QuarterThere's still a ton to be decided in both the AFC and NFC when it comes to shaping the playoff field. Sorting that out, and making Week 14 picks.
Another Chiefs Loss Makes Patriots' Road To AFC's Top Spot Even SmootherWhat we do know with a near-certainty is that the Patriots will enter the postseason as the top seed in the American Football Conference.
AFC Playoff Scenarios: How The Patriots Can Clinch No. 1 Seed In Week 17The Patriots got some help on Sunday, propelling them back into the No. 2 seed in the AFC. And with some more help in Week 17, the Patriots may find themselves as the No. 1 team in the conference.
Things Don't Usually Work Out For Patriots When They Have To Play On Wild Card WeekendWe're experiencing some rare air in New England.
Patriots Have The Texans' Number Entering Divisional PlayoffsBy virtue of the Steelers' win over the Dolphins on Sunday, the Patriots will host the Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium this Saturday.
Looking Ahead To Patriots' Potential Divisional Round OpponentsThe Patriots will host the Texans, Raiders or Dolphins in the Divisional Round. Do any of them pose a threat to New England's quest for a Super Bowl?
Patriots To Host Divisional Round Game On January 14We'll have to wait a week until we find out who the Patriots will host in the AFC Divisional Round, but at least we know when the playoff party begins at Gillette Stadium.