Patriots QB Tom Brady was named the AFC's Offensive Player of the Month for December/January. The Patriots were 5-0 during the months.
Reports say that Penn State will interview Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien for the school's head-coaching position on Thursday.
It's hardly shocking, but casinos in Las Vegas have made the Packers the favorite to win Super Bowl XLVI.
The Patriots enter this year's playoffs on an eight-game win streak — just like last season, but expectations seem lower after what happened last postseason.
Patriots rookie RB Stevan Ridley continued his late-season surge, and OT Nate Solder got his 13th start of the season.
In his "First Fifteen" column, Eric Edholm analyzes the wild-card matchups, teams that are making coaching and front-office moves and the playoff teams on bye.
Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez continued his productive play, but the team's early-game struggles were apparent again in a Week 17 win.
With the 2011 regular season wrapped up, the Patriots now know their 2012 opponents.
The Patriots and Saints leave few offensive records standing; Santonio's no-show; how Matt Flynn's big game affects the draft; and much more.
Undrafted rookie DB Sterling Moore provided a spark in the Patriots' secondary by picking off two passes in their Week 17 win.
Tom Brady led the Patriots back from a three-touchdown deficit as they clinched home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs with a 49-21 win.
Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien is reportedly a leading candidate to be the head coach at Penn State.
The Patriots are not only playing for the No. 1 seed in the AFC and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs, but also for revenge against the Bills.
One area the Bills could gain an advantage over the Patriots is in the kickoff game, where their coverage teams have excelled and the Patriots have struggled on returns.
The Patriots were held without a sack when they fell to the Bills in Week Three but could have success on Sunday against a reworked Buffalo O-line.