If you like old school football, this is the game for you.
Both the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts will enter their Saturday matchup with clear and matching identities. They run the football, and they play sound defense. Both offenses rank top ten in rushing yards and attempts, while their defenses enter this matchup ranked in the top 10 of total points allowed.
Like always, it is expected that this game’s outcome will be determined by execution. Which team will execute their assignments with better consistency and in the biggest moments? Here is how you can follow along to find out.
New England Patriots (9-4) vs Indianapolis Colts (7-6)
Date: Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021
Kickoff: 8:15 p.m. ET
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
SB Nation affiliate: Stampede Blue
Network: NFL Network
Team: Kevin Burkhardt (play-by-play), Greg Olson (color commentary), Pam Oliver (sideline), Kristina Pink (sideline)
The game will be broadcast locally on WBZ Channel 4.
Live streaming: fuboTV (Try for free here!)
Replay streaming: NFL Game Pass US
International live streaming: NFL Game Pass International
Geographic and device restrictions apply as well as data charges may apply.
Station: 98.5 FM The Sports Hub
Broadcast team: Bob Socci (play-by-play), Scott Zolak (color commentary)
98.5 FM is available through the following stations:
- Boston MA: WBZ 98.5 FM
- Springfield MA: WAQY 102.1 FM
- Worcester MA: WWFX 100.1 FM
- Milford MA: WMRC 101.3 FM / 1490 AM
- Portland ME: WBLM 102.9 FM
- Bangor ME: WEZQ 92.9 FM
- Hartford CT: WTIC 1080 AM
- Concord NH: WNNH 99.1 FM
- Burlington VT: WCPV 101.3 FM
- Providence RI: WPRO 630 AM
For additional stations, please check out the broadcast information on patriots.com.
Station: 226 (New England), 225 (Indianapolis)
Line: NE: +2 (ML: +115) | IND: -2 (ML: -135)
We will have plenty of updates as well as our live in-game tracker online on game day. Please make sure to regularly check back to PatsPulpit.com for all the latest news, rumors and analysis.
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