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Key Matchup: Saturday vs. Wilfork

Jeff Saturday (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Colts center Jeff Saturday is very familiar with the goals and tactics of nose tackle Vince Wilfolk. Find out why their battle is important to the outcome of today's game from Greg Talmage.

Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork's goal on every down is simple -- to anchor and absorb two blockers. To do this, Wilfork will tilt-in his alignment and try to shoot the guard/center gap on either side of the center. Last week, Wilfork worked this to perfection, dusting Redskins center Casey Rabach and guard Pete Kendall for several big tackles in the middle and drawing a holding call on right... Recommended Stories

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