Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 11/13/12
So, yeah, Sunday reaffirmed a lot of our hatred and disappointment about this defense. BUT, we hated them just as much last year, and they still managed to take us to the Super Bowl and we were one ****** Tom Brady pass to Welker away from winning it. Plus, honestly, who in the NFL scares you right now?Baltimore? Uh, there defense is old and no longer any good. There offense doesn't give the ball to Ray Rice enough, and Joe Flacco is not consistent, or good, enough to take down real QBs in the playoffs. Pittsburgh? This team has come on recently, and before last night, I would have listed them as a team I was afraid of. But, after that stinker they put up against KC (the worst team in the last few years) combined with Big Ben potentially having a separated shoulder and being out for a few weeks, they no longer worry me. Houston? Eh. Schaub doesn't scare me. That defense has seriously cooled off. Watt was playing like a monster, but he has come back to earth. They do not have a team ...
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