FOXBORO -- Not only did the Patriots win to close out the 2012 regular season, they also earned a first-round playoff bye.
FOXBORO -- Bill Belichick had laid it our clearly on Friday.
Patriots fans may be getting a surprise return during Sunday's matchup against the Miami Dolphins.
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The injury report for Sunday's Patriots-Dolphins game:
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DOUBTFUL: CB Marquice Cole (finger).
FOXBORO -- Marquice Cole was, for the second consecutive day, the only Patriot not spotted at practice. The cornerback is still dealing with a finger injury.