Found November 26, 2012 on Patriots Life:
Because if it did, the Patriots would have an awful road to the Superbowl.Everyone might be able to agree that the AFC is top heavy. Really, there's only five teams that could potentially win a Superbowl - Texans, Ravens, Patriots, Broncos, Steelers (if they can sneak in and get Big Ben back). Obviously, all of those teams have a good shot at making the playoffs, so there's no way the Patriots can avoid all four of the other top teams. However, if the playoffs ended today, they may just have to face almost all of them.It would be Steelers in the wild card round. Then with a victory, it'd be at the Ravens in the divisional round. Then if they were to win that it would be either the Broncos, Texans or Colts in the AFC Championship. They would have a home game against any of those teams except the Texans.The teams I'm most afraid of facing are probably the Broncos and Texans. Just because Peyton Manning is so familiar with the Patriots and the Texans are such a well rou...
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