Warmest game of season on tap

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- One of the themes heard from interviews with Patriots players this week has been the importance of hydration in the South Florida heat.

Game-time temperature for Sunday's game against the Dolphins is expected to be in the high 70s, which will rate as the warmest game of the Patriots' season (based on temperature at kickoff):

at Titans: 74 degrees

vs. Cardinals: 64 degrees

at Ravens: 67 degrees

at Bills: 58 degrees

vs. Broncos: 54 degrees

at Seahawks: 63 degrees

vs. Jets: 62 degrees

at Rams (London): 49 degrees

vs. Bills: 60 degrees

vs. Colts: 42 degrees

at Jets: 46 degrees

at Dolphins: projected 79 degrees