This week's Patriots podcast with Tedy Bruschi and Mike Reiss is now posted on ESPNBoston.com (link here), and there was plenty of ground covered. Some of the topics included:
1. The bye week and how it can help, or hurt, a team.
2. Looking at the 2011 Colts compared to the 2008 Patriots.
3. Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.
4. Are the Ravens a real contender in the AFC?
Patriots vs. Steelers
1. Why the New England offense has had success against the Steelers.
2. What makes the Steelers' offense a challenging matchup for the Patriots.
Answering questions from followers on Twitter
1. @harshakalkoti -- What are the positives and negatives of the Patriots' season to this point?
2. @Mainskey -- Do you think the Patriots have enough to make a title run?
3. @HardingGene -- Can this Patriot team compete with Green Bay?
4. @rickalthamgolf -- If activated, what do you see Kevin Faulk's role being?
5. @Soeren_dal -- What are we to conclude in wake of Patriots' D playing better without Mayo?