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CNNSI.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- There's a new "Gloved One" - in Denver, at least.Share Tweet
ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013AFC East blogger James Walker thinks Aqib Talib needs to be a key playmaker for the Patriots to shut down the Texans.Share Tweet
Circle The Wagons?: The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn …CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn the Bills into a viable threat in the AFC East. Look at his pedigree, though, and you'll see encouraging signs, Peter King writes.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013I don't know if Doug Marrone will win in Buffalo. No one does. He probably needs a new quarterback. He has to figure out why a defense that should have been top 10 in the NFL this year let everyone down and finished 22nd in yards allowed and a mind-bogg…Share Tweet
Patriots-Texans II: Three sleepersESPN.com Jan 8, 2013It is playoff time for the reigning AFC champion New England Patriots. Each year, the great teams get surprise contributors to advance and make a deep playoff run. Will the Patriots be one of those teams this year? Here are some low-key, under-the-radar…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 8, 2013Mark Gaughan of the Buffalo News thinks the Bills got themselves a strong presence in coach Doug Marrone. Dolphins WR Davone Bess has some of the best fundamentals in the game. The Patriots have done well against defenses coordinated by Wade Phillips in…Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: Can Schaub Handle The Road?Jan 8AFC South blogger Paul Kuharsky talks about the Texans' chances of beating the Patriots in New England
Boston Globe Writer Calls Out TexansJan 8Eric Mangini, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss how the Texans will react to being called fraudulent by Boston Globe writer Dan Shaughnessy.