The Patriots take on the Denver Broncos this Sunday in the AFC Championship game.
UMass Amherst football will avoid a threatened NCAA probation by boosting attendance numbers over last season.
UMass Amherst football plays its second home game of the season Saturday.
UMass Amherst football plays its first home game of the season Saturday against the University of Maine at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.
This past Saturday, UMass football was shut-out in its opening game against Wisconsin 45-0 on a trip to Madison.