UPDATE: Saturday 10:15p - According to Gordon Edes, Mark Melancon could also be included in the trade for Joel Hanrahan.
Red Sox press release:
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.
The Patriots controlled their own destiny.
If they won out, they'd at least have the No. 2 seed. But a loss to the 49ers dropped them to No. 3.