This is the November 14, 2012 news archive. View today's Patriots rumors and news.
For a long time, Colts vs. Patriots has meant Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady. Sunday's matchup at Gillette Stadium is the first of the post-Manning era for the Colts. That doesn't mean it loses its intrigue. Rallying behind ill coach Chuck Pagano and let …
AFC East Homer of the WeekUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetYou would think our community is humbled by the overall poor play in the AFC East. Even New England Patriots fans have little to brag about this week after edging the lowly Buffalo Bills at home. But there are always big-time homers who won’t face realiSource: ESPN.comShare TweetKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Matt Cassel will start at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday against Cincinnati because Brady Quinn still has not been cleared to play following a concussion.Share TweetThe Colts have gotten into the habit of ruling out cornerback Vontae Davis and tight end Coby Fleener early in the week and it isn’t a habit they’re ready to break just yet. Coach Bruce Arians said Wednesday that both players will miss this week’s gSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetBill Parcells told Patriots coach Bill Belichick that he believes this year’s Patriots team is better than last year’s AFC championship team. Opposing defenses may be catching up with Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. Asked about how to deal with a tough seSource: profootballtalk.com
Inside the Huddle: QBs, LBs and PuntersNov 14John Clayton analyzes some fascinating statistics regarding high-flying QB passing records, a linebacker named Von Miller, Flacco's road record, and two punters who are booming the ball deep.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: IND-NENov 14Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Colts-Patriots
Clayton mailbag: Backup QBs under microscopeNov 14With four starters being injured in Week 10, the state of the NFL's backup quarterback situation is about to come into focus, writes John Clayton.