Patriots playoff mash Wednesday
|01.15.14 at 12:02 pm ET|
FOXBORO — The expanded media presence at Gillette Stadium signifies the hype surrounding this Sunday’s AFC Championship Game between the Patriots and the Broncos. Add in the fact that it’s Tom Brady and Peyton Manning‘s 15th career game against one another, Wes Welker playing against his former team and former Patriots cornerback Marquice Cole signing with Denver on Tuesday, the story lines are endless and the hype is real.
Here are a few quick links as of Wednesday at Noon:
- A quick recap of Wednesday’s media portion of practice where Brady was not spotted.
- Report: Tony Corrente will be Sunday’s referee.
- Broncos sign Cole after being released by the Patriots on Dec. 26.
- Josh McDaniels: ‘I’ll definitely be here’ in New England with the Patriots in 2014.
- Gisele Bundchen says Tom Brady is ‘very focused’ on football at home.
- Christopher Price looks into the Patriots offense approach changing, but still staying successful.
- Mark Kiszla of the Denver Post compares John Fox and Bill Belichick.
- Greg Bedard of MMQB.com looks at the Patriots’ running game, looking at past playoff games where they’ve been unsuccessful.