Patriots stop the Jaguars

Patriots stop the Jaguars

The New England Patriots finished off the Jacksonville Jaguars for a 31-20 victory Saturday night, advancing to the AFC Championship Game.

New England won the game as 12-point favorites at home, but failed to cover the spread. The combined score was a PUSH against the posted total of 51.

Tom Brady completed 26-of-28 pass attempts for 262 yards with three touchdowns for the Patriots.

David Garrard completed 22-of-33 pass attempts for 278 yards with two touchdowns in the loss for Jacksonville.