Baffoe: Mike Mitchell Has A Point, And That's A ProblemThe mixed messages the NFL keeps sending regarding big -- and often illegal -- hits make the entire issue all the more confusing.
Keidel: Patriots Winning Without GronkRob Gronkowski is the Patriots' second-most indispensable player, and the team has won despite his season-ending injury.
Team Grades: Patriots Can't Overcome Relentless Broncos Pass RushSunday's AFC Championship Game was a textbook example of how defense wins championships.
Injury Report: Patriots' Entire Roster Expected To Play Against BroncosNew England's injury report is long, but everyone is practicing this week.
Team Grades: Patriots' Workmanlike Effort Ends Chiefs StreakNew England played its best game in weeks to advance to the AFC Championship Game.
Chiefs Will Test Patriot Mettle In Divisional RoundSome players believe the best way to the championship is through the defending champions, and that's exactly what the Kansas City Chiefs will get this weekend when they travel to New England to take on the Patriots.
TNF Fantasy Starters: Dolphins Vs. Patriots - Who To Play, Who To PassThe revived Miami Dolphins look to take down the perennial AFC East power New England Patriots on Thursday Night Football.
5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run DerbyIt is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Keys To Colts Winning AFC Championship Over PatriotsAfter knocking out the Denver Broncos, 24-13, last weekend, the Indianapolis Colts need to focus on key areas to defeat the New England Patriots on Sunday in Foxborough.
Patriots Studs and Duds: New England's Best And Worst Performers For 2014Quarterback Tom Brady played well this season, but the Patriots wouldn't have a 12-4 record without these contributors.
Gabriel: Bears-Patriots Positives/NegativesThere must be some serious soul-searching by the Bears on their bye week.
Bears Notes: Houston, Slauson Injured; No Answer For GronkowskiLamarr Houston is set to have an MRI on his knee, while Matt Slauson left with his right arm in a sling.