Posted January 23, 2012 on
When the Ravens needed to run the ball, they couldn't thanks to a big man in the middle, Vince Wilfork. Len P. takes a look at how a Patriots defense that is getting hot at the right time.

Pats' Wilfork will be load for Giants

Big has never looked more beautiful for the New England Patriots. Tom Brady and his handsome visage will receive the most pregame media focus heading into Super Bowl XLVI. But it was the play of his rotund teammate that has given New England's star quarterback the chance for a fourth Lombardi Trophy. Patriots defensive lineman Vince Wilfork was a monster during the Patriots...

Subject to Review: Explaining Patriots DT Vince Wilfork’s “extra oomph” … and links!

 The best player on the field on Sunday in the Patriots-Ravens AFC Championship game was Vince Wilfork. That’s obvious. With six tackles, three for a loss, a sack and countless pressures, he couldn’t be blocked. In our weekly feature, Subject to Review, Wilfork’s performance over 70 snaps was the focus. He was double-teamed 20 times and I judged him to win 14 of those battles...

Break It Down, Super Bowl matchups: Vince Wilfork vs. Giants’ O-line – Audibles

Break It Down, Super Bowl matchups: Vince Wilfork vs. Giants’ O-line – Audibles: If you enjoy X and...


VINCE WILFORK The Patriots' perennial Pro Bowler was literally and figuratively huge yesterday. Wilfork was in on seemingly every big play, whether it was dropping Ravens...

Daily Links: Nail Biters

Vince Wilfork had a huge game. [Boston Herald] Flacco finds some solace in his team’s loss. [USA Today] Eli(te) is the differerence. [CBS] Sunday’s MVPs … [Shutdown Corner] … and Sunday’s LVPs. [Shutdown Corner] Philbin will make finding a QB a priority in MIA. [Macon]

Stick a Wilfork in Them; Ravens Miss Wide Left; Patriots Go to Indy

Do not ask me how I remained so calm in a room full of people screaming their heads off at the television.  Maybe it was my fire service training that helped me stay calm, maybe it was the fact that I’ve seen this same show so many times in the last decade I could have predicted the final act.  In my head I was screaming “SHANK IT!!!”, on the outside there were no signs...

Football. Canes With Multiple Super Bowl Appearances

Seven University of Miami alums have played in three or more Super Bowls during their professional football careers. Vince Wilfork joined that group on Sunday when the New England Patriots reached Super Bowl XLVI. Vince Wilfork: Wallpaper Living Legends: Ray Lewis | Ed Reed

The Patriots' playing for late owner's wife shows their best side

Vince Wilfork called Myra Kraft 'Momma,' a fitting name for a woman so beloved by a tough team. Mike Freeman says the Patriots are focused on honoring the memory of their owner's late wife by winning another Super Bowl.

New England Patriots: Super Bowl Bound

  New England is headed back to the Super Bowl as Vince Wilfork had a huge day   There is only one way to describe the game between the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots today, wow. Ravens kicker Billy Cundiff missed a 32 yard field goal with 11 seconds left and a chance to send the game to overtime.  The Patriots won the game 23-20 thanks largely to a big defensive effort...

Dolphins Paul Soliai Selected for Pro Bowl

Miami Dolphins behemoth Nose Tackle Paul Soliai will replace Vince Wilfork of the Patriots in this Sunday’s NFL Pro Bowl.  Wilfork is unable to participate in the game as the Patriots have advanced to the Super Bowl.  Soliai probably just earned a little bit more money in his pending free agency negotiations.  The Dolphins used the Franchise [...]

Patriots Savor AFC Win, Get Ready For Super Redux

The Patriots took a day to recover from and enjoy their AFC Championship win over the Ravens, while begining to turn their attention to the NFC Champion New York Giants. The Super Bowl XLII replays have already begun on NFL Network. View at your own peril. Some of us still can’t stomach it. Super Bowl may be a rematch, but teams are not the same - Tim Britton says that for all...
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