"They're obviously a good team". Fortunately, they were able to come back and win but this week, those things could cost them.
Donald Trump was there on the sideline before the game, talking to his friend Tom Brady.
Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, where the Patriots are 16-3 in playoff games (the first came against the Titans in 2003).
Kickoff is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. ET and will be broadcast nationally on CBS.
Knowing New England, they haven't thought about their next matchup, yet. That year they lost to the Baltimore Ravens as the three seed, but this year they maintain their streak and will face the Tennessee Titans.
Last week, the Titans rallied from an 18-point deficit in the second half and defeated the Chiefs, 22-21, in the wild-card round. That's what made the 2015 Heisman Trophy victor calling his performance "kind of soft" in Tennessee's regular-season finale stand out.
The Patriots are just looking to earn their way back to the Super Bowl with minimum setbacks.
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In Mariota we trust: Tua Tagovailoa went from backup to star after coming off the bench to lead Alabama to college football's championship. "It's the same stuff, different day". Will it be the defense that allowed at least 30 points in three of its first four games this season?
"(This season) has flown by. Mularkey says Spain is doing better.
"No, at that point, I got exhausted of the explanations I was getting".
After the Titans grabbed an early 7-0 lead, Tom Brady and the Patriots took control and cruised to victory on home soil.
Now, they'll have a chance to play for yet another AFC championship. The Titans do not have what it takes to cover the Patriots skill players, and if Brady has time to throw he can carve this defense apart.
"It's going to be a W, I know for a fact", his friend Greg Blanchard added. "When we got together and discussed it and pieced together that the defensive lineman across from the guard jumped in the neutral zone and caused the false start, that's when we changed the ruling from a false start to a neutral zone infraction". "We know that every week with any quarterback. We've got to do it again next week". For most of this season, though, Hogan has been on the sideline mending a shoulder injury.
The Patriots reminded everybody why they've been the class of the AFC for nearly two decades tonight at Gillette Stadium.
Bell has just started bitching about his contract to the media again, not a good omen for a selfish dude who has a history of letting his team down. Johnson said. "Going from being a rotational guy and to starting and being the first person out there to get a feel of the game, it helps to get that first series, get a feel of it and assess what you've got from the drive".