Patriots' Defense Can't Afford To Blink Vs. BillsThe Patriots had an uninspired start on defense in Cincinnati, but it didn't matter. Against the Bills, they won't have the same luxury.
With Chiefs Visiting Foxboro, Patriots' Defense Must Prove It's Worthy Of All-Time StatusIf the Patriots are to finish the season with a 14-2 record, thus giving them a chance to recapture the No. 1 seed if Baltimore drops one more game, then they're going to need their defense to carry them there. And that begins this week vs. the Chiefs.
Hurley: It's Time For America To Accept The Greatness Of Patriots' DefenseYes, the Patriots' defense is great. Historically so. It's time to stop searching for reasons to discount this fact.
Here's How Patriots Compare To Best Defenses In NFL History Through Six GamesIt is a worthwhile exercise to look at the total points allowed by the Patriots to see how it compares to those all-time, historic, remembered-forever-in-our-hearts-and-minds defenses
Is Patriots' Defense As Dominant As Stats Suggest?How much of the Patriots' success is truly legitimate? And how much of that is a product of facing some opponents who just might be among the very worst teams in football this season?
Expect Another Big Day For Sony Michel In AFC Title Game Vs. ChiefsAn even bigger a factor than the weather might be opportunity. And for the Patriots, that opportunity should come on the ground.
Unfortunately For Patriots, The Bills Are No Longer A Football PunchlineThe Patriots could really use a layup of a football game come Sunday afternoon. Unfortunately for New England, these aren't the same Bills.
Losing Rex Burkhead To Concussion Would Leave Patriots Even More Shorthanded At Worst Possible TimeFor an offense that lost Jeremy Hill to a torn ACL last weekend and is obviously still operating without Julian Edelman during his suspension, the Patriots appear to be short on manpower. Facing a defense like Jacksonville's, that's a bigger issue than it might be against a lesser opponent.
Ups & Downs: Brady & Cooks, New England D Dominant In Patriots' 33-8 Win Over RaidersThe Patriots just keep getting better as the season continues, and were dominant in their 33-8 win over the Raiders in Mexico City.
5 Best MLB Catches So Far This SeasonAn early look at the most impressive catches in baseball based on Catch Probability.
Kalman: Time To Credit Bruins’ Defense Corps For Exceeding ExpectationsThe Bruins’ defense has become reason No. 1 they’re in the thick of the playoff race and currently sit in second place in the Atlantic Division.
Testimony In Marathon Bomber's Trial Turns To Sister-In-LawTestimony zeroing in on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's late brother's wife raised questions about what she knew before the 2013 attacks.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Defenses To DraftWill new "points of emphasis," which may limit how defensive backs defend receivers, affect the physical Seahawks? Check back at midseason for an answer. For now, there's no reason to think the Seahawks will surrender the top spot.
Abraham On Toucher & Rich: Bogaerts' Limited Range At Shortstop 'Surprising' To Red SoxSo far Xander Bogaerts has not displayed the range necessary to play shortstop, and it's becoming all too evident as the season progresses.
Ted Johnson On Felger & Mazz: 'I Loved Playing In Pete Carroll's Defense'Former Patriots linebacker Ted Johnson explained Tuesday afternoon on Felger & Massarotti why it was under Pete Carroll that he enjoyed his best seasons.