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Has the Patriots' Dynasty died?

Is New England's era of domination over?

Posted by Emil Steiner on December 7, 2009 12:00 PM

Destiny's childish

It wasn't Karma or destiny that killed the Patriots' dynasty - it was something far more deadly, a momentum shift.

Posted by Emil Steiner, on December 8, 2009 8:32 AM

Age of dynasty dead

In this day and age, it's just impossible to sustain a dynasty for nearly a decade.

Posted by Matt Infante, on December 7, 2009 12:44 PM

Giants killed it

Perhaps Belichick, Brady and the Pats overreached in going for 19-0, but the spell undoubtedly was broken that February night in Arizona.

Posted by Sean McCann, on December 7, 2009 12:30 PM

Middling Pats

New England will make the postseason. But at the end of the day, their dynasty is over, and they are just another team in the middle of the pack.

Posted by Matt Loede, on December 7, 2009 12:21 PM

Still tough

The Patriots will remain among the better teams in the NFL, as long as Tom Brady remains efficient and the Kraft family owns the team.

Posted by Dave Goldberg, on December 7, 2009 12:15 PM

Patriots: Death of dynasty?

Vote now on the state of New England's age of domination

Posted by Reader Poll, on December 7, 2009 12:15 PM


vmrg1974: Didnt the Cardinals go 9-7 last year and were within 1 play of winning the SuperBowl? Steelers were 6-6 back in, what 2003, won 4 straight t...

spygate4: The Pats are over, Belechick is done. They have a whimper or 2 left and maybe a wild card but they arent even the best team in the AFC East ...

al_kohaulic: They probably aren't competing this year even if they make the playoffs. They are rebuilding on defense and it is definitely showing. The ...

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