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Pats Pulpit Podcast Episode 022: Can the Patriots overcome their defensive injuries?

A New England Patriot podcast from SB Nation.

The New England Patriots defeated the Houston Texans 27-6, clinched the AFC East, and can snag a bye week on Sunday. Everything is sunny.

What happened to the AFC East finally giving the Patriots a challenge? Is New England going to be able to overcome injuries to make noise in the playoffs? Are the Titans going to cover the ridiculous 15.5-point spread?

0:00 - The AFC East is decided. What went wrong with our predictions?

4:45 - Are there dangerous teams in the AFC playoffs?

8:00 - Should the Colts pack up Andrew Luck and call it a season?

9:50 - Let's break down the Texans game, starting with the offense, and who can replace LeGarrette Blount?

21:15 - Do the Patriots have a problem on special teams? Rich makes a bold prediction.

24:30 - Can the Patriots overcome the injuries on defense?

28:15 - LEONARD JOHNSON BABY!

31:30 - Breaking down the Titans.

Alec and Rich cover it all. Available in the iTunes store. Please subscribe and comment on what you want to hear about in future podcasts!