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Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots

The fairy tale matchup in the AFC takes center stage this weekend as Tom Brady and the New England Patriots head into Denver to take on Peyton Manning and the Broncos in what should be an amazing contest. The Broncos are -6.5 point favorites over the Patriots with an over/under point total set at 54.5 The Patriots return to the AFC Championship game where they were ousted by the Baltimore Ravens last season and will look to make amends by going into Mile High and leaving with another berth to the Super Bowl. New England has been scrutinized all season long for their lack of offensive playmakers, their depleted defense, and by winning by the skin of their teeth yet somehow they are only one of four remaining teams left standing in the NFL this season. Tom Brady is a winner and whether you’re a fan of his or not Read More

New England Patriots vs. Carolina Panthers

The New England Patriots head to Carolina on Sunday to square off against Cam Newton and the red hot Panthers. The Panthers are -2.5 point favorites over the Patriots with an over/under point total set at 44.5. The Carolina Panthers are playing excellent ball right now, as the Panthers are 6-3 on the year, and are coming off an impressive 10-9 win against the San Francisco 49ers. The win over the Niners this past weekend gives the Panthers five straight wins, and in every game but the Niners game, the Panthers have scored 30+ points on the day. Carolina has one of the best defenses in the game right now, ranking second overall against the run, allowing 82 yards per game, and fifth against the pass, allowing 201.3 per outing. This past weekend the Panthers completely shut down the Niners passing attack, and beat the Niners off the line on Read More

New England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

The New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers face off on Sunday in New England in a week 9 NFL football battle. The Patriots are -6.5 point favorites over the Steelers with an over/under point total set at 42.5. The New England Patriots haven’t always made it look pretty or easy this season but they stand at 6-2 at the halfway mark and are in first place in the AFC East. The Patriots offense is averaging 22.4 points and 330 yards per game and they are plus seven in turnover ratio. Tom Brady has completed 55.7 percent of his passes for 1,824 yards with nine touchdowns and six interceptions and he has been sacked 23 times. Stevan Ridley has rushed for 399 yards and four touchdowns and LeGarrette Blount has rushed for 265 yards and is starting to see more action. Julian Edelman has 48 receptions and two touchdowns, Aaron Read More

New York Jets vs. New England Patriots

The New York Jets and the New England Patriots face off for the second time this season on Sunday in a NFL AFC East matchup. The Patriots are -4 point favorites over the Jets with an over/under point total of 43.5. The New York Jets are at.500 and whether this is above or below expectations, this is a team that plays extremely well in some areas while still needs plenty of help in others. Offensively the Jets are averaging 17.3 points per game which ranks them 29th in the NFL and they are also averaging 336.7 yards per game. Rookie QB Geno Smith has completed 59.5 percent of his passes with seven touchdowns and eight interceptions while being sacked 21 times. Bilal Powell leads the Jets ground attack averaging 4.1 yards per carry and a touchdown and he also has 15 receptions and Chris Ivory is averaging 3.4 yards per Read More

New York Jets vs. New England Patriots

The New York Jets and the New England Patriots face off for the second time this season on Sunday in a NFL AFC East matchup. The Patriots are -4 point favorites over the Jets with an over/under point total of 43.5. The New York Jets are at.500 and whether this is above or below expectations, this is a team that plays extremely well in some areas while still needs plenty of help in others. Offensively the Jets are averaging 17.3 points per game which ranks them 29th in the NFL and they are also averaging 336.7 yards per game. Rookie QB Geno Smith has completed 59.5 percent of his passes with seven touchdowns and eight interceptions while being sacked 21 times. Bilal Powell leads the Jets ground attack averaging 4.1 yards per carry and a touchdown and he also has 15 receptions and Chris Ivory is averaging 3.4 yards per Read More

Atlanta Falcons vs. New England Patriots

The Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots face off on Sunday Night Football in a week 4 NFL battle. The Falcons are -1.5 point favorites over the Patriots with an over/under point total set at 49.5. The Atlanta Falcons are off to a 1-2 start and in the competitive NFC, it doesn’t leave them much more room to take losses. The Falcons have lost both of their road games and won at home and they look to add another home win here. Matt Ryan has completed 68.1 percent of his passes with six touchdowns and two interceptions, while being sacked five times. Jacquizz Rodgers has seen the bulk of the carries, averaging 3.3 yards per carry and Jason Snelling is averaging 5.5 yards per carry and seeing an increased workload with Steven Jackson out until mid-October. Julio Jones is having a breakout year with 27 catches and two touchdowns, Read More

Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots

The Buffalo Bills and the New England Patriots open their 2013 NFL seasons as they face off in Orchard Park on Sunday in an AFC East match up. The Patriots are -10 point favorites over the Bills with an over/under point total set at 50. The Doug Marrone era begins for the Buffalo Bills on Sunday and he’s face with a tall order right out of the gate with the New England Patriots coming to town. With Kevin Kolb ‘s career possibly over and first round pick E.J. Manuel not ready it’s free agent Jeff Tuel at QB, the first undrafted rookie free agent to start at QB in the NFL since 1967. In the backfield the Bills have taken the hard line stance that C.J. Spiller will carry the load and not just be used situationally and it only figures that the more touches one of the most elusive Read More

New England Patriots vs. Houston Texans

The Houston Texans and New England Patriots face off on Sunday in an AFC Divisional Playoff match up that is a rematch of a game played just a few weeks back. The Patriots are -9.5 point favorites over the Texans with an over/under point total set at 48. The Houston Texans were in position for a first round bye and home field advantage throughout the playoffs until the final weeks of the season when they sputtered down the stretch. Last week in their Wildcard win over the Bengals the Texans looked very much like the team they were earlier in the season dominating and making plays on both sides of the football. Matt Schaub wasn’t perfect last week but he was efficient completing 76.3 percent of his passes and while his one interception was returned for a touchdown it was the only mistake he made all day. Arian Foster was Read More

New England Patriots vs. Miami Dolphins

The New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins face off on Sunday as they close out their 2012 NFL regular seasons. The Patriots are -11 point favorites over the Dolphins with an over/under point total set at 49.5. The New England Patriots have plenty to play for in this one as with a win and a loss by the Denver Broncos they would become the number two seed in the AFC playoffs. The Patriots own the tiebreaker over the Broncos by beating them head to head but as of now they trail Denver by a game in the loss column. Tom Brady has completed 63.1 percent of his passes for 4,543 yards with 32 touchdowns and eight interceptions while being sacked 26 times. Stevan Ridley has averaged 4.4 yards per carry for 1,189 yards and 10 touchdowns and Danny Woodhead has averaged 3.9 yards per carry with four touchdowns. Wes Read More

Miami Dolphins vs. New England Patriots

The Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots face off in Miami in a NFL AFC East showdown. The Patriots are -7.5 point favorites over the Dolphins with an over/under point total set at 51. The Miami Dolphins are an improved team and are in second place in the AFC East but even so they have some work to do and making the playoffs is still a longshot. The Dolphins have been competitive buy keeping games close and giving them a chance to win though it has also led to some heartbreaking losses. Ryan Tannehill has completed 59 percent of his passes with seven touchdowns and 12 interceptions while being sacked 20 times and it still isn’t decided whether the rookie will be the answer. Reggie Bush has played with something to prove averaging 4.4 yards per carry with five touchdowns and he has 24 catches out of the backfield Read More