Patriots vs. Jaguars live stream, TV channel, score; NFL playoffs 2018,The 2018 NFL playoffs continue Sunday, Jan. 21, as the New England Patriots host the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. watch free now.
New England (14-3), the defending Super Bowl champion, is favored heading into its seventh straight conference title game. But the polished veneer it normally displays at this time of year is showing flecks of imperfection after Tom Brady injured his right hand during practice.
Patriots’ top-ranked offense will need another signature performance from Brady against the Jaguars’ second-ranked defense.
Jacksonville (12-6), trying to earn a trip to its first Super Bowl, has scored eight defensive touchdowns this season, three more than any other team. That’s the most defensive touchdowns in a season by one team since the 2012 Bears.
Brady has faced a top-2 scoring defense in the playoffs three times, going 3-0 with a passer rating of 100-plus in each game.
Jaguars defensive end Calais Campbell said their respect for Brady is high. Then he dismissed the notion that anyone in Jacksonville felt like the Jags were simply playing with “house money” after surprising Pittsburgh in the divisional round.