For the eighth straight year the New England Patriots are AFC East champs. A solid 16-3 in Denver sealed the title and also guaranteed a first round bye in the playoffs.

The win against the Broncos may have been their most complete win of the year.

Tom Brady was just ok, 16-for-32 for 188 yards, no TDs and no interceptions.

Deon Lewis was the surprise stat on offense with 95 yards.

The Patriots defense forced two fumbles and had in interception.

Special teams, Stephen Gostkowski kicked three field goals.

The Patriots are now 12-2 with games Saturday against the NY Jets and then finish the regular season at Miami.