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Follow live: Hogan TD adds to Patriots' lead

Tom Brady found Chris Hogan for a 16-yard touchdown to increase New England's lead over Pittsburgh in the first quarter.

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Bill Belichick's hidden video (1:35)
Goodell avoiding New England is becoming a bigger story (0:49)
Moss shares a Belichick pop quiz story (1:47)
Kelce writes a check for his fine on NFL Countdown (1:18)
Ditka thinks Pats could be 'the best team in the history of the game' (0:49)
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The offensive MVP in every NFL division

Tom Brady and Matt Ryan are obvious choices, but who stands out in the other six divisions? What about the AFC South? NFL Nation reporters pick the offensive MVP in all eight divisions.


Jones has a day to remember in blowout win

Falcons WR Julio Jones turns the NFC title game against the Packers into his own personal highlight reel by scoring a pair of remarkable touchdowns and adding one of the best catches of the playoffs.


Mike Sando ESPN Senior Writer 

The Falcons have scored on eight of 12 possessions in the playoffs (it's 12 scores in 26 postseason drives for Green Bay so far).

Vaughn McClure ESPN Staff Writer 

Matt Ryan 11 of 16 for 125 yards with 1 TD and passer rating of 112.8 through one quarter. Ryan has targeted 8 different receivers, with completions to six. Two drops.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

This is the fourth time this season the Packers have allowed 10+ points in the 1st quarter. They are 0-3 in those games, including the Week 8 loss to the Falcons.

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Mason Crosby has his NFL postseason record streak of 23 straight made field goals snapped. It's the first miss on 34 field goals attempts by kickers this postseason.

Andrea Pelkey ESPN Producer 

Julian Edelman warming up as the rain begins in Foxborough.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Cowboys fans have to be aching even more after Mason Crosby misses a 41-yard field goal attempt against Atlanta. He made kicks from 56 and 51 yards in the final moments last week to eliminate Dallas.

Kevin Seifert NFL Nation 

Prior to that miss by Packers PK Mason Crosby, NFL place-kickers were 33-for-33 on field goal attempts during the postseason. Now back to our regularly-scheduled program.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Mason Crosby's streak of 23 straight playoff field goals – an NFL record – is over. Missed wide right from 41 yards.