FOXBORO -- The Patriots are expecting different. They're expecting better.
The Patriots don't know who they'll play in the Divisional Round of the playoffs, but they do know what time they'll be playing.
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.
NBC SportsTalk's Ross Tucker joined CSNNE's Bob Neumeier on SportsNet Central to discuss what he thinks about the Patriots after their loss to the 49ers Sunday night.
As we all learned last year with the Red Sox, late-season collapse doesnt always bring out the best in people. In fact, you can be pretty much guarantee it will bring out the very worst.