The New England Patriots are just this game away to return to the AFC Championship game.
The New England Patriots will start defending their Super Bowl title in the playoffs by facing the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Divisional round on Saturday, kick off time at 4:35 PM ET, at Gillette Stadium.
After starting 10-0, the Patriots have lost four of their last six games to end up in a 12-4 record. Tom Brady completed 4,770 yards and 36 touchdowns against seven interceptions by completing 64.4 percent of his passes. Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman were combined for 1,868 yards and 18 touchdowns in receiving but both are listed questionable against the Chiefs. Brandon Bolden leads in rushing with 207 yards on 63 carries. The Patriots are 30th in the rushing offense, and they expect the newly acquired Steven Jackson to deliver in the playoffs.
Defensively, the Patriots are allowing 19.7 points and 339.4 yards per game against the opposing teams. Jamie Collins tops the Patriots with 89 tackles while Chandler Jones leads in sacks with 12.5 throughout the regular season.
The Kansas City Chiefs are the hottest in the NFL, winning 11 straight games. Alex Smith threw for 3,486 yards and 20 touchdowns against six interceptions by copleting 65.3 percent of his passes in the regular season. Smith threw for 190 yards and one touchdown in 77.3 percent completion last week against the Texans. Travis Kelce and Jeremy Maclin were combined for 157 yards in receiving. The Kansas City Chiefs went on to topple the Texans with their defense allowing zero points and 226 yards.
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