FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots finished with 120 accepted penalties this season, which tied the Denver Broncos for fourth most in the NFL. Only the Seahawks (130), Bills (124) and Rams (123) had more.
Considering that the two top-seeded teams in the NFL playoffs are part of this group, plus a No. 2 seed in Denver, it’s a reminder that a high penalty count isn’t always a bad thing.
Here is the final Patriots breakdown … more