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With today's come from behind victory, the New England Patriots secured the number one seed throughout the AFC playoffs. As improbable as it seems, given the poor level of play from the defense, the road to the Super Bowl once again goes through Gillette Stadium. The Patriots will have to play better on defense if they are going to advance beyond the Divisional Round.One of the areas of concern on defense has been and continues to be the secondary. The unit gave up 307 yards passing to Ryan Fitzpartick today. Head Coach Bill Belichick continues to be fluid with changes, lining up Devin McCourty at safety as he looks for answers heading into the post season. "We're just trying to improve our team." Belichick said post game. "We worked with him and Patrick [Chung] back there all week and thought it looked good this week in practice, so we went with it during the game. I'm sure it could be better, but I thought they gave us some things back there. James [Ihed...
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