Almost a year ago, the until-then-undefeated New England Patriots narrowly lost the Super Bowl to the New York Giants.
A season later, there'll be no Super Bowl appearance. In fact, the Patriots aren't going to the play offs. They shut-out the Buffalo Bills Sunday 13-to-nothing, picking up their eleventh win of the season.
The Miami Dolphins beat the Jets Sunday, and Baltimore took the wildcard spot, edging the Patriots out of post-season play.
Patriot's beat reporter Mike Reiss of the Boston Globe talks with WBUR's Delores Handy about the team's 2008 campaign.
This program aired on December 29, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.