Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 12/2/12

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)

The Patriots took advantage of Miami's mistakes Sunday to win 23-16 and clinch their fourth consecutive AFC East title. Tom Brady played a solid game finishing 24 for 40 for 238 yards and was sacked four times, with 1 interception.   However, in crunch time with the score 20-13, Brady led the Patriots on a 16 play drive that took more than seven minutes and after a field goal, making it a two score game at 23-13. Wes Welker led the receivers with 12 catches for 103 yards and 1 touchdown. The Patriots (9-3) have won six games in a row and are assured of their 12th consecutive winning season. Miami (5-7) lost to New England for the fifth consecutive time.      

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