FOXBORO -- In the week leading up to the AFC Championship game, teams will accept any legal advantage they can get.
FOXBORO -- In New England, everything "is what it is." The saying is a Bill Belichick favorite, a standard retort to nearly any question regarding his football team.
FOXBORO -- Three months ago Monday, it was hard to imagine the Patriots being where they are today.
FOXBORO -- Friday marked yet another day of perfect practice attendance in New England.