FOXBORO -- It's a word that seems to rule the Patriots universe: consistency. Players who want to play need to show it. It can be heard in the soundbites provided to the media.
FOXBORO -- Vince Wilfork was voted into his fifth Pro Bowl, the NFL announced last night, and it's an honor that never gets old.
Seven New England Patriots were selected for the AFC Pro Bowl team.
The Patriots and Dolphins' practice and participation reports for Thursday:
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
DID NOT PARTICIPATE: CB Marquice Cole (finger).
Wes Welker joined Mike Felger, Ty Law, and Troy Brown after the Patriots' 23-16 win over the Jaguars. Welker had another great day for the Patriots, making ten catches for 88 yards and a TD.