This is the January 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Patriots rumors and news.
Super Possibilities: What has the Falcons reveling in their game with …What has the Falcons reveling in their game with the 49ers? Can the Ravens' defense hold up against the vaunted Patriots' offense? Peter King answers these and more in his Last Word.Share TweetESPN.com Jan 18, 2013The time for practice is over for the Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots. We are 48 hours away from the AFC Championship Game, and the winner will advance to Super Bowl XLVII. Here is the final injury report for both teams: Patriots Probable: DE …Share Tweet
Only five Pats on final injury report, and all are probableApart from tight end Rob Gronkowski and any other players placed on injured reserve by the Patriots throughout the season, the home team in the AFC title game is healthy. Very healthy. Only five players appear on the injury report, and all are probable …Share Tweet
Watch The Baltimore Police Department's Crazed, Militaristic Tribute To The Ravens (Includes Cop Rap)deadspin.com Jan 18, 2013Oh dear. What can one even say about this video, created by the Baltimore police department in anticipation of this weekend's AFC championship game between the Ravens and the Patriots? It's got everything that a terrible hype video needs: "Seven Na…Share TweetA person familiar with Super Bowl entertainment plans tells The Associated Press that Alicia Keys has been lined up to perform the national anthem before the NFL championship game in New Orleans on Feb. 3.Share TweetFive nuggets of knowledge about Sunday's AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium: One last time: This will mark the final matchup between two future Hall of Famers -- quarterback Tom Brady of the Patriots and linebacker Ray Lewis of Baltimore. Lewis, …Share TweetThe Baltimore Ravens have worked hard and admirably persevered through multiple challenges this season to get back to the same position they were in last year: playing at New England in the AFC Championship game. But history says the chances of the outc…Share Tweet
Chasing History: With a trip to the Super Bowl at stake, this week…With a trip to the Super Bowl at stake, this weekend's championship games could change the legacies of Tom Brady, Joe Flacco and Matt Ryan, says Don Banks.Share TweetRavens defensive coordinator Dean Pees is very familiar with Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. He’s been part of the defensive staff in Baltimore for the last three seasons, which has meant three matchups with the Patriots, and he spent four years as theShare TweetWR Donald Jones thinks he’ll be recovered from his season-ending illness in time for the start of Bills offseason work. A look at the possible cap benefits of cutting various members of the Dolphins. Patriots S Devin McCourty says he’s impressed withShare TweetESPN.com Jan 18, 2013Patriots rookie defensive end Chandler Jones was the lone New England player limited in Thursday's practice, putting his status for Sunday's AFC Championship Game in question.Share TweetNot many people thought Tom Brady was going to become an all-time great quarterback in 2001, when he first took over for an injured Drew Bledsoe. But Brady himself thought so. Damon Huard, who was the Patriots’ third-string quarterback that year, recallShare Tweet
Conference Championship Game Matchupsnytimes.com Jan 18, 2013Will Ray Lewis's retirement tour get one more stop?Share Tweet
Do you have an inspiring story?patriotsgab.com Jan 18, 2013Do you have an inspiring story, or good deeds you do on a daily basis you would like to share with Patriots Gab? We want to post more inspiring stories on our site, and if you have one , you feel like sharing, then let us know through facebook comments …Share Tweet
Spotlight Zoltan Mesko: A good Football Story rather than a negative Storypatriotsgab.com Jan 18, 2013Zoltan Mesko is known for being the New England Patriots punter, and he does a good job at it, and Zoltan Mesko is also known as being very involved in many charities and helping out his community. Tonight, here at Patriots Gab, we would like to take a…Share Tweet
New England Patriots to keep Balitmore Ravens coach John Harbaugh from Super Bowl clash with brothernydailynews.com Jan 18, 2013For a good part of the season, it looked like Super Bowl XLVII could be renamed the Manning Bowl On Bourbon St. with Eli’s Giants and Peyton’s Broncos on a collision course that ultimately got sidetracked before the brothers could play for the LombardShare Tweet
NFL Kickoff Overtime: Title GamesJan 18Trey Wingo, Mark Schlereth and Tedy Bruschi preview the NFC and AFC championship games on Sunday.
'Playbook': New England Patriots offenseJan 18The "Playbook" crew explains how the New England Patriots offense will try to attack the Baltimore Ravens defense in the AFC Championship Game.
'Playbook': Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed's impactJan 18The "Playbook" crew breaks down the importance of Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed to the Ravens' defense, and the impact he will have in the AFC Championship Game.
'Playbook': New England Patriots thinking Super BowlJan 18The "Playbook" crew pick out specific players that will have significant impact on the AFC Championship Game, along with the guys predictions.