Pats too mentally tough for '10 repeat

That said, we'll also see different Texans team than one New England clobbered

Updated: January 7, 2013, 4:09 PM ET
By Tedy Bruschi | ESPNBoston.com

Much of Monday's chat with fans about the upcoming divisional-round playoff game between the Patriots and Texans centered around whether New England's thrashing of Houston in December will be an accurate barometer of what to expect Sunday at Gillette Stadium.

Here are my thoughts on that topic as well as some matchups to watch in the game:

Q. Tedy, do you think there is a chance too much will be made of the Patriots' playoff loss to the Jets in 2010, ...

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