Tom Brady's injury is not believed to be serious and he should be ready for the playoffs, according to a report.
The NFL playoffs schedule is out and the Patriots will be playing at 4:35 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16 at home.
A win over last-place Miami would have locked up the top playoff seed for New England.
A victory over the rival New York Jets would have ensured home-field advantage through the playoffs for the Patriots.
The Patriots improve their record to 12-2 with a victory over Tennessee.
After two straight losses, Tom Brady and the Pats pummeled the Texans.