The Patriots prepare to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, and Tom E. Curran checks in with the keys to a New England victory.
The Patriots road to the Super Bowl could first go through Pittsburgh and if that's the case it may not reach the Super Bowl.
I've spent the last hour looking for something interesting to say about the Jaguars and finally settled on this: They've got a thing for the No. 31.
By now you know: The Patriots lost to the 49ers, and dropped out of the No. 2 seed. It now belongs to Denver, and will stay theirs unless they lose.
FOXBORO -- In the end, the Sunday night showdown between one of the best teams in the NFC (the 49ers) and one of the best in the AFC (the Patriots) lived up to its billing. And then some.