Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 11/11/14

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on in the first half against the Baltimore Ravens during the 2010 AFC wild-card playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
A win is a win. The New England Patriots clinched their fourth straight AFC East division title Sunday with a 23-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins in a game that wasn't expected to be this close. Quarterback Tom Brady disputes the notion that it was an "ugly" win. "That wasn't ugly, that was a great win," Brady told reporters after the game. "We fought hard, we made some terrific plays when we had to. "The Patriots capitalized on Dolphins mistakes early on to go up 17-3 midway through the second quarter but went up against a defense that would not back down. Aside from two drives that started deep in Miami territory and another aided by a roughing the kicker penalty to keep it alive, New England's offense managed just two field goals on the Dolphins' defense.The 321 total yards is the Patriots' lowest output on the season and it was just the third time they were held under 24 points."They made it tough on us, there's no question about it," Brady said. "They played really well; ever...
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