From CBS Sports (Pics and video added by B.S. Report)
A late missed field goal sunk the Baltimore Ravens in last season’s AFC championship game, sending the New England Patriots to their fifth Super Bowl since Bill Belichick and Tom Brady arrived in Foxborough.
A similar ending has the Patriots feeling a bit of early season angst heading into Sunday’s rematch with Baltimore, which is trying to shake off another heartbreaking defeat in time for a prime-time showdown that will drop one of these AFC heavyweights to 1-2.
Billy Cundiff’s 32-yard chip shot likely would have sent last year’s conference title game to overtime if it had gone through, but Cundiff missed the kick – giving New England a 23-20 win – and eventually lost his job. (Read more.)