FOXBORO -- A couple of questions cropped up after the Patriots whipped Houston, the AFC's former No. 1 team, to the tune of 42-14 in December.
On December 6, 2010, the Patriots walloped the Jets, 45-3, on a Foxboro edition of Monday Night Football.
What is it with us and the ability to look at a cloudless sky and automatically assume we are just in the eye of a hurricane?
FOXBORO -- The Patriots played four of the other five AFC playoff teams this season, and went 3-1 in those games, losing only to Baltimore.