Thanks to the following afternoon's Jacksonville upset 45-42 win in Pittsburgh, that means a battle with the upstart Jaguars (12-6) this coming Sunday afternoon in Foxborough.
"I think the team just focused on Tennessee and I think it'll be the same thing next week," New England defensive captain Devin McCourty said after the Patriots shrugged off all the bye-week buzz
Patriots owner Robert Kraft will sit down with head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady to "clear the air" of any lingering tensions, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported.
"We've dealt with some non-Tennessee subjects here over the last few days," the Patriots coach said. "At this point I'm all in on Tennessee. I'll answer any questions about the Titans but that's it."
Having used the bye week for the eighth consecutive postseason for two practices to clean up some general issues within the team, New England will focus its preparations on a Tennessee team that c
"Absolutely," Belichick said.
The New England Patriots quarterback is 40 years old and just finished his 18th regular season in the NFL. But even with five Super Bowl victories under his belt, Brady keeps warning everyone about an upcoming storm he is bringing.
The event was named the Perfect Season Parade 2.0 after the Browns became just the second team in NFL history to finish a season 0-16. The Detroit Lions also accomplished the feat in 2008. The par
ESPN published a report on Friday, citing multiple sources within the organization and NFL stating that there is tension inside the franchise between Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and owner Robert Kraft.