Patriots not satisfied with AFC EastIt's not that Patriots players didn't appreciate the free hats and T-shirts waiting for them following the grind-it-out win.
Patriots stories on ESPNBostonField Yates points out that Patriots receiver Wes Welker somehow slips under the radar, but as Sunday reinforced, Welker continues to prove that he's not just among the top slot receivers in all of football; he's simply one of the best offensive ...
Pats and the race for a top-two seed in AFCDo you think the Patriots will end up with one of the top 2 seeds in the AFC (and a first-round playoff bye)? 74%. Yes. 26%.
Patriots excited to wrap up 10th AFC East title of Brady/Belichick eraThe Patriots were definitely in a celebratory mood, but they weren't breaking out the kazoos or party streamers. Some wore their championship hats and T-shirts, including Trevor Scott, who earned his with a couple sacks, and others just stored their ...
Rapid Reaction: Patriots 23, Dolphins 16What it means: The Patriots are the 2012 AFC East champions. New England improved to 9-3 and clinched the division Sunday by beating Miami (5-7).
3 up, 3 down for PatriotsTrevor Scott -- Defensive end is latest to bring the Patriots' "next-man-up" mantra to life, strip-sacking quarterback Ryan Tannehill in the second quarter to set the offense up with solid field position that ultimately produces a field goal.
NFL roundup: Patriots clinch fourth straight AFC East titlePATRIOTS 23, DOLPHINS 16: MIAMI - Tom Brady had his least efficient game of the year and even threw an interception, but New England took advantage of Miami's mistakes and clinched their fourth consecutive AFC East title.
Broncos, Patriots, Falcons win divisions, Texans clinch postseason berthHouston has not clinched the AFC South, although it has a three-game lead over Indianapolis, but it secured at least a wild-card spot on Sunday.
Patriots & Dolphins inactivesMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- The Patriots have announced the final four inactive players for their contest against the Miami Dolphins, with tight end Visanthe Shiancoe, offensive lineman Mitch Petrus, fullback James Develin and defensive back Derrick Martin ...
Scott helps fill DE void with big dayMIAMI -- Defensive end Trevor Scott logged his first start of the 2012 season in the Patriots' 23-16 victory over the Dolphins, pressed into duty because of the absences of rookie Chandler Jones and top backup Jermaine Cunningham.
Defense brings heat, picks up offenseMIAMI -- The much-maligned Patriots defense appears to be coming together at the right time and is seemingly bringing more pressure on opposing quarterbacks -- from different spots -- than ever before.
Patriots win AFC East again after holding off DolphinsTom Brady had his least efficient game of the season and even threw an interception, but he led a clock-consuming drive in the fourth quarter Sunday that helped the Patriots beat Miami 23-16 to clinch their fourth consecutive division title. Brady ...
NFL Power Rankings – Patriots, Broncos Clinch Division TitlesThe Patriots went on the road and defeated Miami 23-16 for their sixth straight win and another AFC East Championship. Quarterback Tom Brady went 24-40 for 238 yards and a score, but it was the late game running of Stevan Ridley that clinched the game ...
Welcome to Sun Life StadiumTemperatures are in the high 70s, which will make this the warmest game of the Patriots' 2012 season. Humidity is around 60 percent, according to Weather.
Patriots defeat Dolphins to clinch AFC East title... their championship hats and T-shirts. The Patriots put the game away with a 16-play, 77 yard drive that lasted 7:18 and ended with a Stephen Gostkowski field goal to put them ahead by two scores, 23-13, and left Miami with just 70 seconds left in ...
Patriots Gain No. 2 Seed in AFC With Steelers Win Over RavensThe Steelers' third-string quarterback helped lead his team past the Ravens - despite some accuracy issues - which helped the Patriots vault into the No. 2 seed in the AFC. At 9-3, the Patriots, Ravens and Broncos are all tied in the AFC standings ...
Live Grades for Patriots Against DolphinsThe Patriots' win on Sunday was not exactly pretty, but they got the job done. Thanks to an exceptional 16-play, 77-yard power-running drive that killed seven minutes and 18 seconds off the clock in the fourth quarter, the Patriots were able to put the ...
Patriots 23, Dolphins 16: Pats clinch AFC East, but have bigger fish to fryMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - The black hats and grey T-shirts that read "New England Patriots AFC-East Champions 2012" were distributed after the clinching victory on Sunday, but few of the players seemed interested in enjoying them, at least for right now.
Patriots Beat Dolphins in Spite of Making Their Running Game DisappearAfter easy wins against the Jets and Colts, this week the Pats kept the level of drama up by consistently forgetting what had worked best for them.
Patriots pull out title win in Plymouth Flag Football leagueIn the bottom row are Enzo Brini, Joey Moriarty, Phoenix Fafard, David Tripp, and Peter Frechette. Second row, Steven Prakapas, Nick DiRito, Niko Brini, Alec Peruzzi, and Rowan Connolly.