Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 12/22/12
Lead writer Nick St. Denis and AFC East Daily contributors Dan Begnoche and Sean Donovan pick the New England Patriots' road matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars.Nick's take:Upset Alert: Just kidding. Cecil Shorts, who leads the AFC in yards per reception, is up against a Patriots defense that has given up the league's most passing plays of 20 yards or more. That's all the Jags have going for them in a game that will likely be over at halftime.Prediction: Patriots 40, Jaguars 17 (Nick's record: 34-12)Dan's take:The Jags are 0-3 against the AFC East, and now they get to face a Patriots team coming off a loss of its own. Jacksonville has had trouble stopping any offense this season let alone New England's, which is touting the league's No. 1 squad. This should be a cakewalk for the Pats.Prediction: Patriots 44, Jaguars 20 (Dan's record: 27-19)Sean's take:The Patriots hope to re-establish some momentum after their wild loss to the 49ers. Fortunately, the Jaguars qualify as one of the ...
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