FOXBORO -- They took the field knowing -- thanks to 1 p.m. victories by Cincinnati and Indianapolis -- that they had to win to hold onto their first-round bye.
FOXBORO -- When he considered the attitude it takes to be a physical running back in the NFL, LeGarrette Blount's voice rattled low, sizing up the thought as though it might be a linebacker five y
FOXBORO -- Stevan Ridley had his best game in almost two months last week in New England's 41-7 win over the Ravens.
BALTIMORE -- LeGarrette Blount didn’t have a blue period. He’s had blue periods.