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When the Patriots lost to the Seahawks in Week Six, they were 3-3 and hearing questions about whether they would be able to mount a challenge for the AFC crown once again this season. They’ve played five games since then and won them all. With ThursdayâUpvote Share Tweet
Pats embarrass Jets; Belichick nets 200th winESPN.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Tom Brady threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score as the New England Patriots embarrassed the New York Jets with a 35-point second quarter in a 49-19 victory Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetThe Patriots scored three touchdowns in 52 seconds and five touchdowns in the second quarter. It never got better for the Jets as New England routed its AFC East rival 49-19.Upvote Share TweetThe 2012 season is over for the New York Jets. The New England Patriots made sure of it with a 49-19 blowout victory over New York on Thanksgiving night at MetLife Stadium. New York embarrassed itself with a comedy of errors, particularly during the 35 …Upvote Share Tweet
Julian Edelman leaves game with head injuryJust about everything was going right for the Patriots on Thursday night in the Meadowlands when they got the ball for their first possession of the second half. That’s when things took a slight turn for the worse. Wide receiver Julian Edelman, who scorUpvote Share TweetBeating the Patriots was going to take something close to a flawless game from the Jets. They haven’t gotten it. Four first half turnovers have become 28 Patriots points and New England leads 28-0 with about eight minutes to play in the first half at thUpvote Share TweetNew England tight end Aaron Hernandez is active for the Patriots' game against the New York Jets after missing the last three because of a sprained right ankle.Upvote Share TweetAs the Jets gets ready to face the Patriots on Thursday night, the home team has beefed up the roster by elevating a trio of practice-squad players. The Jets have announced that cornerback Darrin Walls, cornerback Donnie Fletcher, and receiver Jordan Wh…Upvote Share Tweet
Thursday morning one-linersVarious members of the Bills tried to identify the football equivalent of Jack Taylor’s 138-point game. Though Jets S LaRon Landry visited the Patriots before signing in New York, Landry says he wants to remain a Jet. The Dolphins, though not fishes, caUpvote Share Tweet
Youk set to host annual fundraiser in BostonMLB.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Kevin Youkilis, the former Red Sox mainstay and current free agent, is set to host his annual fundraiser on Dec. 6 at Royale in Boston. Not Your Average Idol, in its third year, raises money to support the third baseman's foundation, Youk's Kids. Vaness…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Nov 22, 2012Thanksgiving is a special day to put all our worries aside and be grateful for the things we have. It’s been a rough season for our AFC East community. Only one team -- the New England Patriots (7-3) -- has a winning record. The Buffalo Bills, Miami DolUpvote Share Tweet
Julian Edelman's 22-yard scoop and scoreNov 22Patriots wide receiver and special teams playmaker Julian Edelman recovers a Jets kickoff fumble and sprints 22-yards into the end zone, giving the New England Patriots a 28-0 lead over the New York Jets.
New England Patriots safety Steve Gregory 32-yard fumble return TDNov 22New England Patriots safety Steve Gregory scoops up a Mark Sanchez fumble and returns it 32 yards for another Patriots' touchdown.
WK 12 Can't-Miss Play: How to lose a game in 60 secondsNov 22The New York Jets allow the New England Patriots to score three touchdowns in just 56 seconds of total game time.
Should Brady be in MVP conversation?Nov 22Is New England Patriots QB Tom Brady being ignored in the MVP race? See why our analysts think that Brady is not getting more MVP consideration now, but will later in the year.
Michael Finley, former NBA All-Star, attempting comeback as player, source…Nov 22Former NBA All-Star Michael Finley is putting his front-office career on hold in hopes of extending his playing career, according to sources with knowledge of his plans.