Originally written December 01, 2012 on Football Nation:
Week 13 is the turn into the home stretch. Teams are trying to collect those final wins to solidify or improve playoff positions. This week has a few games that have teams whose playoff fates may be determined this Sunday. I will list a few of those games, with the point-spread involved of course!! New England Patriots ( 8 - 3 ) at Miami Dolphins ( 5 - 6 )  Vegas Line : Patriots -7There has not been an offense hotter than The New England Patriots. Tom Brady is closing the deal emphatically down the stretch. Captain Tom and the Pats have averaged a whopping 54 points a game in their last 2 games, including 59 points on Thanksgiving against the hapless New York Jets. When Tom Brady and the Patriots are rolling like this it is hard to go against them. TE Rob Gronkowski will be out and Aaron Hernandez will be questionable for the game. Honestly I don't think it will matter. The offense is clicking on all cylinders. By the way, if Ryan Tannehill has to air it out a lot in this game, ...
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