Party Animals; The Drive - 02/08/17Dave, Kayte, and Nate present the Wednesday edition of The Drive.
Keidel: Patriots Winning Without GronkRob Gronkowski is the Patriots' second-most indispensable player, and the team has won despite his season-ending injury.
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49ers Week 11 Injury Report: Defense Still Wounded As Brady And Patriots Come CallingFew defenses embrace the challenge of facing quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots offense, especially when injuries have depleted the starting lineup and the backup units. But that's the case for the San Francisco 49ers this weekend as they host the Pats at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara. The 49ers have the worst defense in the NFL, and with several defensive players still injured and on the mend, it's not the best time to face Brady and all his offensive weapons.
49ers Opponent Profile: Patriots Coming To Bay Area Focused After LossThe New England Patriots are rolling along this season, as usual. With a 7-2 record, the Pats are on top of the AFC East Division like they usually are. Coming off a Sunday night loss at home to the Seattle Seahawks, the entire New England roster is going to be focused on beating the San Francisco 49ers at Levi's Stadium this upcoming weekend.
Team Grades: Patriots Can't Overcome Relentless Broncos Pass RushSunday's AFC Championship Game was a textbook example of how defense wins championships.
Injury Report: Patriots' Entire Roster Expected To Play Against BroncosNew England's injury report is long, but everyone is practicing this week.
Team Grades: Patriots' Workmanlike Effort Ends Chiefs StreakNew England played its best game in weeks to advance to the AFC Championship Game.
Chiefs Will Test Patriot Mettle In Divisional RoundSome players believe the best way to the championship is through the defending champions, and that's exactly what the Kansas City Chiefs will get this weekend when they travel to New England to take on the Patriots.
Julian Edelman Cleared To Play For the PatriotsJulian Edelman has been cleared to play for the New England Patriots. Edelman will wear a steel plate in his left shoe in order to prevent flexing and further injuring himself.