Devin McCourty does his job so well, his proficiency slips under the radar. But not so far that he can't be recognized as one of the best of the Belichick Era.
Dallas' Rolando McClain says he hopes "to help my team beat the Patriots" when he returns from his four-game substance abuse suspension.
2yDo you still believe in Stephen Gostkowski? What if he misses a big one on Sunday?
2yThis season, Stephen Gostkowski was good but not great for the Patriots. He made 29 of his 35 attempts, missing twice between 30 and 39 yards and four times between 40 and 49. He missed one kick in each of the Patriots last three games 39, 43 and 41 yards. They'll need...
2yFrom "Who?' to "Phew": Justin Francis was back on the field today.
2yBetween the time the ball is snapped and the whistle blows to signal a play dead, hundreds of decisions get made by the 22 players on a football field.
2yDan Shaughnessy took a ridiculous stand against the Texans. And this morning, one Houston writer responds.
2yThe Patriots fell just short of a Super Bowl last season, but wide receiver Deion Branch says the team is even better this year, despite winning one less regular season game.
2yTexans coach Gary Kubiak knows the Texans will have to account for Vince Wilfork and the rest of the Pats' stout run 'D'.