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DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: Tony Carter #32 of the Denver Broncos breaks up a pass intended for Matthew Slater #18 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To Broncos

The 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn’t overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.

01/21/2014

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 11: LeGarrette Blount #29 of the New England Patriots runs a 73 yard touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Indianapolis Colts during the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 11, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Patriots Run Past Colts To Reach 3rd Consecutive AFC Championship Game

Thanks to big games by running back LaGarrette Blount and linebacker Jamie Collins, the New England Patriots are in the AFC Championship Game once again.

01/12/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 8: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots leads the team during a game with the Cleveland Browns at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Colts Have Three Big Keys To Taking Down The Patriots On The Road

The Indianapolis Colts are currently riding high after taking down the Kansas City Chiefs with the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history. They’ve got to come back to earth though, and prepare for the New England Patriots on the road, and there are a few big things that need to be done for the win.

01/08/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 29: Logan Mankins #70 of the New England Patriots leaves the field with an injury during a game with the Buffalo Bills at Gillette Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Healthier Patriots Look Forward To Meeting Colts In AFC Playoffs

The New England Patriots still have some injury concerns, but a first-round playoff bye is allowing the team to do some healing.

01/06/2014

Darren McFadden. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Harris: The Fantasy Trade Game Begins Now

Here are a list of players you should target and a list of players you can dump.

670 The Score–09/18/2013

David Wilson.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Harris: Don’t Panic After Crazy Week 1

Week 1 was a funny one. Many players did more than expected, and many players did way less than expected.

670 The Score–09/11/2013

Tom Brady. (Credit: Getty Images.)

Harris: The Patriots Are For Sale – And I’m Buying

People are scared of what’s to come of this Patriots’ offense – use that to your advantage.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2013

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Fantasy Vs. Reality: NFL Player Impact Doesn’t Always Line Up

Every year around this time, I find myself getting asked the same question over and over again from people who know I enjoy football. “So, who do you like this season?”

08/26/2013

Alfred Morris.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Harris: How To Handle Your Late First Round Pick

If you draft at the end of the first round, no doubt you have lost sleep thinking about which direction you will go.

08/21/2013

Andy Dalton. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Harris: A Revelation In Fantasy Football Drafting

I have packed away so much fantasy knowledge in the many, many leagues I have played in over the many, many years, but this year, a new revelation has come to mind.

670 The Score–08/14/2013

JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 23: Stevan Ridley #22 of the New England Patriots is tackled by Paul Posluszny #51 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the game at EverBank Field on December 23, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Stevan Ridley Has Fought Through Crowds To Be The Patriots’ Featured Back

Steven Ridley always knew that he was talented and had the drive to be a star in the NFL. He knew it wouldn’t be easy though, and his path to being a starter for the New England Patriots was a long road with a lot of others standing in his way.

08/01/2013

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots is congratulated by teammates Nick McDonald #65 after Brady scored a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the New York Jets on November 22, 2012 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The New England Patriots defeated the New York Jets 49-19.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Brady, High-Scoring Patriots Embarrass Jets 49-19

It took only 52 seconds for the New England Patriots to turn this into a laugher. That’s how long it took to score three touchdowns in the second quarter and thoroughly embarrass the bumbling New York Jets 49-19 on Thursday night.

11/23/2012

Tim Jennings. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Silverman: Jennings, Freeman And Morris Lead NFL’s Most Underrated Players

Tim Jennings is among the eight most underrated players in the NFL. Here are seven more who are playing well above expectations.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2012

Russell Wilson. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Silverman: Wilson, Ponder Lead Early-Season Breakthrough Candidates

Here’s a look at some players who are rising above expectations through the first two games of the season.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2012