Patriots Hammer Jets, Finish 13-3 [VIDEO]
The road to the AFC championship will indeed go through Gillette Stadium. The New England Patriots took care of business by beating the NY Jets 26-6 and finish 13-3 with the #1 seed.
The Pats get a bye week and then host the lowest remaining seed in Foxboro either January 12th or 13th.
On wicked cold today, Deon Lewis ran the ball 26 times for 93 runs. He ran for one touchdown and caught a pass for another.
Tom Brady finished the regular season 18-for-37, 190 yards, and two TDs. Brian Hoyer played the final six minutes.
Newly acquired LB James Harrison played about 28 snaps and had a sack.
DL Eric Lee forced a Jets safety with a sack in the endone.
Rob Gronkowski did not make a catch, in fact, was not targeted once. He played very little in the second half.
NOTE: The game time temperature was 13-degrees, making it the coldest regular season game at Gillette Stadium.