New England Patriots 25,
Buffalo Bills 21


Buffalo
0
6
9
6
-- 21
New England
0
14
3
8
-- 25

Second Quarter
NE--R.Edwards 2 pass from D.Bledsoe (A.Vinatieri kick), 5:16.
NE--D.Cullors 12 pass from D.Bledsoe (A.Vinatieri kick), 10:23.
Buf--FG S.Christie 34, 13:39.
Buf--FG S.Christie 26, 15:00.
Third Quarter
Buf--E.Moulds 84 pass from D.Flutie (conversion failed), 4:03.
NE--FG A.Vinatieri 44, 9:54.
Buf--FG S.Christie 22, 14:10.
Fourth Quarter
Buf--A.Reed 4 pass from D.Flutie (conversion failed), 8:46.
NE--B.Coates 1 pass from D.Bledsoe (A.Vinatieri run), 15:00.
A--58,304.

BUF
NE
FIRST DOWNS
23
24
Rushing
7
4
Passing
11
16
Penalty
5
4
3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY
7-14
5-13
4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY
0-0
2-2
TOTAL NET YARDS
428
259
Total Plays
71
61
Average Gain
6.0
4.2
NET YARDS RUSHING
99
44
Rushes
31
14
Average per Rush
3.2
3.1
NET YARDS PASSING
329
215
Completed - Attempted
21-39
28-43
Yards per Pass
8.2
4.6
Sacked - Yards Lost
1-10
4-31
Had Intercepted
0
1
PUNTS-AVERAGE
4-32.0
4-47.0
RETURN YARDAGE
77
114
Punt Returns - Yards
3-6
1-30
Kickoff Returns - Yards
4-71
5-84
Int. Returns - Yards
1-0
0-0
PENALTIES-YARDS
12-107
9-80
FUMBLES-LOST
1-0
1-0
TIME OF POSSESSION
34:01
25:59

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING --
BUF: A.Smith 21-58, D.Flutie 5-30, T.Thomas 3-5, S.Gash 1-4, J.Linton 1-2.
NE: R.Edwards 13-40, D.Bledsoe 1-4.
PASSING --
BUF: D.Flutie 21-39-0-339.
NE: D.Bledsoe 28-43-1-246.
RECEIVING --
BUF: E.Moulds 8-177, K.Williams 4-74, A.Reed 4-53, J.Riemersma 2-17, T.Thomas 2-6, Q.Early 1-12..
NE: B.Coates 10-70, T.Glenn 8-104, D.Cullors 3-24, T.Carter 3-24, S.Jefferson 2-18, R.Edwards 2-6., MISSED FIELD GOALS-- Buf: S.Christie 35.
MISSED FIELD GOALS --
BUF: S.Christie 35.
NE: A.Vinatieri 47.




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