By defeating the Houston Texans on Sunday, the New England Patriots punched their ticket to a second consecutive AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium.
It's a big postseason for Wes Welker.
FOXBORO -- There were a lot of happy guys in the Patriots locker room Sunday night.
The Patriots will play the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship Game next Sunday, but they will be without their stud tight end... again.
FOXBORO -- Funny thing about New England? It's 50 degrees on this January Sunday and somehow that's not weird. Locals are used to unseasonal temperatures. Dress in layers, right?