Found January 07, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
When the 2012 season began, numerous predictions pegged the New England Patriots as a 15-1 team.  Though lofty, these expectations weren’t all that unreasonable.  The AFC East was thought to be fairly weak, a belief that was confirmed as the season progressed.  The difficult games on the schedule were all in Foxboro with the exception of a trip to Baltimore; the Broncos, Texans, and 49ers all had to play on New England’s turf and terms if they wanted to beat one of the league’s top offenses.  The offensive line managed it in week 14, but giving Tom Brady time in the pocket will be crucial against a strong Houston defense (AP/ Savoia) The Patriots’ attack, led by perennial MVP candidate Tom Brady, was perhaps the main reason for the optimism surrounding the club.  Despite last year’s frustrating finish– a second Superbowl loss to the New York Giants– New England’s stock was soaring thanks to  a highly-complex, balanced, and effective offense that could score in chunks.  In fact, the onl
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  • "NFL Playoffs: New England Patriots draw rematch with Houston Texans"
    News flash...
    The cincinati bengals are the only team in the playoffs that would not have been a rematch of an earlier season game.The baltimore ravens are the only team in the AFC playoffs that we havent beaten this seaon when we played them! (thanks repacement refs)
  • It should be interesting! BRINGEM ON!
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