HOUSTON (11-1) At NEW ENGLAND (9-3)
Monday, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
OPENING LINE - Patriots by 3 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Houston 8-4; New England 7-5
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Tom Brady walked into his weekly news conference and glanced at the unusually large media crowd.
``Packed house,'' he said with a smile. ``Big game.''
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Rob Gronkowski broke his forearm. Chandler Jones injured his ankle. Logan Mankins hurt his hip, calf and ankle.
HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Texans aren't content with their accomplishments after clinching their second straight playoff berth over the weekend.