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  1. Have the stars aligned for Patriots?

    James Walker

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Just two weeks ago, we were discussing the New England Patriots hosting a wild-card game, then potentially traveling to Houston and Denver in order to advance to the Super Bowl. But thanks to some good fortune, the reigning AFC c...

    Blog | January 13, 2013
  2. Programming note: Heading to Houston

    James Walker

    The New England Patriots are on a bye week. But your resident AFC East blogger is still getting a taste of wild-card weekend. I am traveling to Houston this evening to cover Saturday's playoff game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans...

    Blog | January 04, 2013
  3. Poll: Patriots' playoff opponent?

    James Walker

    The New England Patriots (12-4) will get some much-needed rest during wild-card weekend while other teams in the AFC battle it out to advance to the next round. But the Patriots must also do some early scouting on potential opponents. So which tea...

    Blog | January 01, 2013
  4. Four things we learned from Week 17

    James Walker

    1. Patriots improved chances for deep playoff run The Patriots needed some good fortune and a good performance Sunday to land a first-round bye. Both things happened, and as a result New England will skip the wild-card round. The Indianapolis C...

    Blog | December 30, 2012
  5. Patriots may have late-game dilemma

    James Walker

    The New England Patriots, for the most part, will know what they are playing for by the time they take the field Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. New England (11-4) has the late, 4:25 p.m. ET game this week, while the Houston Texans (12-3) will ...

    Blog | December 26, 2012
  6. AccuScore: Bills lose to Colts

    James Walker

    Sorry, Buffalo Bills fans. According to AccuScore, Buffalo's playoff hopes will end Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. AccScore simulations make the Bills a slight underdog in this game. The Colts (6-4) are trying to secure a wild-card spot in...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  7. Final Word: AFC East

    James Walker

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 12: Must-win game for Bills: The Buffalo Bills are 4-6 and on thin ice for an AFC wild card. The Bills will meet one of the two current wild-card placeholders -- the Indianapolis Colts -- in what could be a pla...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  8. Poll: AFC East wild card?

    James Walker

    I've said for weeks that only one team from the AFC East -- the New England Patriots -- will make the playoffs. This would be the second year in a row the division has just one playoff representative. But the Buffalo Bills (4-6), New York Jets (4-...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  9. Pats' Hernandez 'unlikely' to play vs. Colts

    James Walker

    The New England Patriots are expected to be without dynamic tight end Aaron Hernandez for the third straight game. Barring any last-minute changes, a source tells the AFC East blog that it's "unlikely" Hernandez will play Sunday against the Indian...

    Blog | November 17, 2012
  10. Seven things we learned about AFC East

    James Walker

    MIAMI -- Week 13 told us a lot about the AFC East. With the playoff race heating up, we got a much better understanding of the pretenders and contenders. Here are seven things we learned: 1. The Jets are back in it It was a great weekend for...

    Blog | December 04, 2011
  11. Morning take: Ravens prep for K.C.

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Monday in the AFC North: The Baltimore Ravens (12-4) will carry a four-game winning streak into the playoffs when they play the Kansas City Chiefs (10-6). Morning take: The Ravens caught a break to avoid...

    Blog | January 03, 2011
  12. Quick Take: Ravens at Chiefs

    James Walker

    Three things to know about next Sunday's Baltimore Ravens at Kansas City Chiefs wild-card game: 1. Ravens catch a break: Baltimore (12-4) caught a huge break by avoiding the Indianapolis Colts in the wild-card round. A loss by the Chiefs (10-6) an...

    Blog | January 02, 2011
  13. Morning take: Ravens' playoff scenarios

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North: The most likely playoff scenario for the Baltimore Ravens appears to be a wild-card game on the road against the Indianapolis Colts. Morning take: I don't care how inconsistent th...

    Blog | December 28, 2010
  14. Flacco grabs extra 200K in bonuses

    James Walker

    Who knew an abysmal 10.0 passer rating could be worth so much? According to his contract, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco earned a $200,000 bonus for his Jan. 10 victory over the New England Patriots in the wild-card round. Flacco complete...

    Blog | January 23, 2010
  15. Rapid Reaction: Colts 20, Ravens 3

    James Walker

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Baltimore Ravens have been an up-and-down team all season, and that trend held true to form Saturday. Following a dominant, wild-card performance against the New England Patriots, the Ravens fell flat in the divisional round wi...

    Blog | January 16, 2010
  16. Walker's AFC North playoff pick

    James Walker

    The AFC North blog split two wild-card games last week. With just one division team still playing, here is the pick for the divisional round: Baltimore Ravens (10-7) at Indianapolis Colts (14-2), Saturday at 8:15 p.m. ET Analysis: I like Balt...

    Blog | January 15, 2010