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Patriots 16, Raiders 13 (OT)

Patriots storm to AFC title game after snowy comeback

Eliminate Raiders, helped by controversial call

FOXBOROUGH - In an incredible comeback, sparked by an incredibly controversial call by referee Walt Coleman, the New England Patriots will play for the AFC championship following a 16-13 overtime victory over the Oakland Raiders on Adam Vinatieri’s 23-yard field goal into the wind and a heavy snow last night at Foxboro Stadium.

The Patriots drove 61 yards after winning the toss and receiving the ball in OT.

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