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  1. Prediction: Broncos edge Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- I picked the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game last year and came away questioning myself afterward for failing to project some of the team's struggles at the line of scrimmage. Dynamic pass-rushers have hurt the ...

    Blog | October 31, 2014
  2. The Film Don't Lie: Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    A weekly look at what the New England Patriots must fix: With the Denver Broncos coming to town for a highly anticipated rematch of last season's AFC Championship Game, the Patriots know that red zone efficiency will be critical. Settling for thre...

    Blog | October 28, 2014
  3. Leftovers from weekly Pats chat

    Mike Reiss

    A few leftovers from our weekly New England Patriots chat: Evan (NJ): Hi Mike, in the AFC Championship Game last year, our pass rush was nearly nonexistent. I think we definitely need to sign a strong pass rusher to give Chandler Jones and Rob Nin...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  4. Window shopping for Tom Brady, Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    Earlier this week, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady returned to the practice field with one of his go-to targets, Julian Edelman, on the campus of Southern California. It marked the first time since the AFC Championship Game in mid-January ...

    Blog | March 14, 2014
  5. Snapshot look at 29th draft pick

    Mike Reiss

    The NFL released its official 2014 NFL first-round draft order Tuesday, confirming what colleague Field Yates wrote following the AFC Championship Game -- the Patriots currently own the 29th overall selection (complete list of current picks). This...

    Blog | February 04, 2014
  6. Leftovers from Bill Belichick interview

    Mike Reiss

    A few notable leftovers from New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick's season-ending interview on sports radio WEEI: 1. Second-guessing himself on fourth-and-3 call? In replaying parts of the AFC Championship Game, Belichick seemed to be second-...

    Blog | January 23, 2014
  7. NFL deems Wes Welker hit on Aqib Talib legal, talks to Bill Belic...

    Mike Reiss

    NFL Vice President of Officiating Dean Blandino has spared Denver Broncos receiver Wes Welker of any wrongdoing for his hit on New England Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib in Sunday's AFC Championship Game.

    Story | Conversation | January 22, 2014
  8. Aqib Talib of New England Patriots unlikely to need knee surgery,...

    Mike Reiss

    New England Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib likely won't require surgery for the knee injury he suffered in the AFC Championship Game, coach Bill Belichick said Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 22, 2014
  9. A few leftover Patriots thoughts

    Mike Reiss

    A few leftover Patriots thoughts in the wake of the AFC Championship Game loss as we look ahead to the team-building season: 1. Key players didn't come through: While some have taken the viewpoint that the Patriots' injuries finally caught up to t...

    Blog | January 22, 2014
  10. Picked-up pieces from 2nd-half review

    Mike Reiss

    Picked-up pieces from the second half of the New England Patriots' 26-16 loss to the Broncos in the AFC Championship Game: 1. The Patriots' offensive line once again had no answer for Broncos defensive tackle Terrance Knighton. The fifth-year pro ...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  11. Picked-up pieces from 2nd-quarter review

    Mike Reiss

    Picked-up pieces from the second quarter of the New England Patriots' 26-16 loss to the Broncos in the AFC Championship Game: 1. More struggles in the run game. Center Ryan Wendell really had a tough time with Terrance Knighton (e.g. LeGarrette Bl...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  12. Picked-up pieces from 1st-quarter review

    Mike Reiss

    Picked-up pieces from the first quarter of the New England Patriots' 26-16 loss to the Broncos in the AFC Championship Game: 1. The Patriots' slow start on offense can be tied directly to the running game. After solid plays on first down on their ...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  13. Follow-up thoughts on Belichick's claim

    Mike Reiss

    DENVER -- There is no revisionist history from this viewpoint when it comes to receiver Wes Welker's knockout hit on cornerback Aqib Talib in the second quarter of Sunday's AFC Championship Game. This is what was written at halftime: "The missed p...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  14. Snaps: Depth at DB exploited

    Mike Reiss

    DENVER - Snaps played by Patriots defenders in the team's 26-16 AFC Championship Game loss to the Broncos, while analyzing what it means (as charted in the press box, small margin for error): LB Don't'a Hightower - 75 of 75 DE Rob Ninkovich - 75 ...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  15. Snaps: Edelman with ironman finish

    Mike Reiss

    DENVER -- A look at the snaps played by skill-position players in the New England Patriots' 26-16 loss to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship Game: QB Tom Brady -- 59 of 59 WR Julian Edelman -- 59 of 59 TE Michael Hoomanawanui -- 49 of 59...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  16. Long story: Brady's misses deep costly

    Mike Reiss

    DENVER -- Tom Brady and the deep ball. When considering where things fell short for the New England Patriots in their 26-16 loss to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship Game, it's one of the places to start. The resilient Patriots dug themse...

    Blog | January 19, 2014