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Defense, run game lift Pats

Posted: January 13, 2014 at 3:06 a.m.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) yells during the second half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) yells during the second half of an AFC divisional NFL playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots are back in the AFC Championship Game because of a dominant running attack and an opportunistic defense.

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Sports, Pages 22 on 01/13/2014

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