1:03 AM EST, Mon February 08, 2016
Pats Pulpit Feb 5, 2016

People and Players Involved in Patriots Super Bowl Victory Relived the Moment

The New England Patriots are reigning Super Bowl Champions for a couple more days and Sports Illustrated sat down with multiple players to get their insight of the final moments of Super Bowl XLIX. Defensive tackle Vince Wilfork never had any doubt, offensive guard Dan Connolly couldn't watch, and a bookie watched all of his money disappear. "I told my wife, it's impossible that we will lose this ball game," Wilfork said. "This was two weeks before we played it. I don't think we had one bad day of practice the whole season." Sports Illustrated also spoke with former running back Shane...
Houston Chronicle Jan 10, 2016

Texans coach Bill O’Brien on failed J.J. Watt Wildcat play: ‘It comes down to me’

The Texans' attempt to run the Wildcat with star defensive end J.J. Watt running behind massive nose tackle Vince Wilfork and fullback Jay Prosch got stonewalled during a playoff loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
Houston Chronicle Jan 9, 2016

Vince Wilfork takes an unaccustomed early exit from the playoffs

When he played at New England, nose tackle Vince Wilfork won two Super Bowl rings. If the Patriots came up short of the Super Bowl, the season was a disappointment. Wilfork seldom experienced what it was like to lose in the first round.
Battle Red Blog Jan 9, 2016

Texans J.J. Watt lines up as a wildcat quarterback

Watt runs the ball in the red-zone with Vince Wilfork as his lead blocker. A weird, terrible playoff game for the Houston Texans got even weirder as the majority of the Texans offensive starters exited the field just inside the red-zone. The offensive players were replaced by a slue of big bodies including nose guard Vince Wilfork and defensive end J.J. Watt. Watt playing offense isn't anything new. The defensive lineman caught three touchdown passes in 2014. This time though Watt was lined up at quarterback with Wilfork leading the way as blocker. Watt took the snap and couldn't find any...
Houston Chronicle Jan 7, 2016

Veteran nose tackle Vince Wilfork provides Texans plenty of playoff experience

When veteran nose tackle Vince Wilfork played for the New England Patriots, going to the playoffs became practically an annual experience.

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