FOXBORO -- The shine of Lombardi Trophies past has dulled for some New England fans.
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 concluded their self-evaluation week on Thursday, and are now rewarded with three days off, thanks to a first-round playoff bye.
FOXBORO -- He certainly wasn't himself, but he was out there. And he spiked one.
FOXBORO -- With just Jacksonville and Miami remaining on the Patriots' regular-season schedule, has their attention turned to the playoffs yet?