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After stirring up controversy while the Patriots were playing the Texans last Sunday with some inflammatory tweets, Brendon Ayanbadejo clarified his remarks after the Ravens beat the Patriots. On Jan. 13, Ayanbadejo tweeted, “New England does some suspect stuff on offense. Can’t really respect it. Comparable to a cheap shot b4 a fight. Are you watching the game pats vs texans? If so you see the hurry snap offense catch em b4 they set up. It’s a gimmick.” The Ravens’ linebacker wasn’t referring to the team’s hurry-up offense, which Baltimore also runs, but one specific play where they’ll get the snap off before the defense is set. “It was taken out of context because if you know what no huddle is, I wasn’t referring to their no huddle. I was referring to a couple plays that they run during the course of the game,” said Ayanbadejo. “There’s no huddle, there’s two minute offense, there’s four minute offense, but what I was talking about was none of the above and it’s a play they r

CBS’ analyst Shannon Sharpe rips Patriots’ Belichick (Video)

CBS analyst Shannon Sharpe had some harsh words for New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick following the Patriots 28-13 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship Game.Belicheck blew off an interview with sideline reporter Steve Tasker. That set off Sharpe:  

Vote: If the Patriots Can Re-Sign Either Wes Welker or Aqib Talib, Who Would You Choose?

The Patriots have some tough decisions to make now that their season is over. Two key players are free agents after this season, and each played a major role in the AFC Championship Game. If you had to choose, which player would you pick for the Patriots to re-sign, Aqib Talib or Wes Welker? Talib was only on the team for half a season, but he made a major impact in New England...

Bernard Pollard Calls Tom Brady’s Slide ‘Bull Crap,’ Says ‘You’ve Got to Keep Them Legs Down’ (Video)

Bernard Pollard has made plenty of enemies in New England for his play on the field, and his postgame chatter isn’t going to help his cause. Pollard, who has a well-documented history of injuring Patriots players over the years, made it clear after the Ravens’ AFC Championship victory on Sunday that he wasn’t a fan of Tom Brady‘s somewhat questionable slide at the end of...

Jim, John Harbaugh ready for rematch at Super Bowl

These days, Jack Harbaugh stays away from game-planning chatter or strategy sessions with his Super Bowl-bound coaching sons. Baltimore's John Harbaugh and little brother Jim of the San Francisco 49ers have been doing this long enough now to no longer need dad's input. Yet, they still regularly seek it. And, their father does offer one basic mantra: ''Get ahead,...

Aqib Talib Proclaims ‘I’m Still a Patriot,’ Says He Enjoys Playing in New England

While Wes Welker‘s contract situation will be a hot topic surrounding the Patriots’ offseason, the team also has a big question mark on the other side of the ball. Cornerback Aqib Talib is slated to become a free agent, and while it’s obvious New England could use a shutdown corner like Talib, it remains to be seen whether the Patriots are willing to give him the lucrative...

Ravens are confidence with rookie kicker Justin Tucker

There's no doubt that the Baltimore Ravens have plenty of faith in their rookie kicker Justin Tucker. Since replacing Billy Cundiff after he was run out of town, Tucker has converted on 30 of his 33 field goal attempts in addition to his 42 extra points. Last week against the Denver Broncos, Tucker kicked the game winning 47-yard field goal in double-overtime. Tucker'...

In the NFL helmet-to-helmet is just fine if it is the RB leading, just ask Stevan Ridley

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Flacco leads Ravens to Super Bowl

Joe Flacco outdueled Tom Brady, throwing three touchdown passes in the second half and leading the Baltimore Ravens to their first Super Bowl in 12 years with a 28-13 victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday for the AFC championship. The win sets up the first Super Bowl coached by brothers, Baltimore's John Harbaugh and San Francisco's Jim. The 49ers won the NFC title...

Wes Welker’s wife rips Ray Lewis, later apologizes

Anna Burns Welker, the wife of Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker went on Facebook and gave her opinion of Ravens’ linebacker Ray Lewis. Proud of my husband and the Pats. By the way, if anyone is bored, please go to Ray Lewis’ Wikipedia page. 6 kids 4 wives. Acquitted for murder. Paid a family off. Yay. What a hall of fame player! A true role model! Of course Mrs. Welker deleted...

Boston Dunkin Donuts Worker Writes ‘FU’ On Ravens’ Fan’s Iced Latte The Baltimore Ravens take on the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship later today in Foxborough, Mass. Some Ravens’ fans have headed north from Maryland to see the game. Despite their team being an overwhelming favorite, Patriots’ fans are not entirely pleased to see anyone wearing purple. Witness the welcome that Twitter user @BmoreCostello...

Patriots fans keep it classy with rude tweets to Torrey Smith about his dead brother

As we all know by now, the Baltimore Ravens beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game a few days ago. That’s old news. And although the Ravens have one more game to play this season, they seem to be focused on the team they just beat. But that’s for good reason. The Patriots and Ravens seem to have a hatred for each other. This could stem from last year’s AFC...

Bernard Pollard, Ravens Believe Tom Brady Should Be Fined By League

Baitlmore Ravens star Bernard Pollard and the team believe that Tom Brady should be fined for his slide-kick he made at the end of the first half in Sunday's AFC championship game."When you slide... everything is on the ground. He knew what he was doing," Pollard said on Monday. "It had to go both ways. Hopefully the NFL will do something about it." The slide...

It Is What It Is » Four forgotten players who could have a sizable role in 2013 for Patriots

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