New England Patriots 32,
Carolina Panthers 29

at Houston, Texas

Carolina
0
10
0
19
-- 29
New England
0
14
0
18
-- 32

Second Quarter
NE--D.Branch 5 pass from T.Brady (A.Vinatieri kick), 11:55.
Car--S.Smith 39 pass from J.Delhomme (J.Kasay kick), 13:51.
NE--D.Givens 5 pass from T.Brady (A.Vinatieri kick), 14:42.
Car--FG J.Kasay 50, 15:00.
Fourth Quarter
NE--A.Smith 2 run (A.Vinatieri kick), 0:11.
Car--D.Foster 33 run (conversion failed), 2:21.
Car--M.Muhammad 85 pass from J.Delhomme (conversion failed), 8:07.
NE--M.Vrabel 1 pass from T.Brady (K.Faulk run), 12:09.
Car--R.Proehl 12 pass from J.Delhomme (J.Kasay kick), 13:52.
NE--FG A.Vinatieri 41, 14:56.
A--71,525.

CAR
NE
FIRST DOWNS
17
29
Rushing
3
7
Passing
12
19
Penalty
2
3
3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY
4-12
8-17
4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY
0-0
1-1
TOTAL NET YARDS
387
481
Total Plays
53
83
Average Gain
7.3
5.8
NET YARDS RUSHING
92
127
Rushes
16
35
Average per Rush
5.8
3.6
NET YARDS PASSING
295
354
Completed - Attempted
16-33
32-48
Yards per Pass
8.0
7.4
Sacked - Yards Lost
4-28
0-0
Had Intercepted
0
1
PUNTS-AVERAGE
7-44.3
5-34.6
RETURN YARDAGE
130
120
Punt Returns - Yards
1-2
5-42
Kickoff Returns - Yards
6-116
4-78
Int. Returns - Yards
1-12
0-0
PENALTIES-YARDS
12-73
8-60
FUMBLES-LOST
1-1
1-0
TIME OF POSSESSION
21:02
38:58

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING --
CAR: S.Davis 13-49, D.Foster 3-43.
NE: A.Smith 26-83, K.Faulk 6-42, T.Brady 2-12, T.Brown 1-(-10).
PASSING --
CAR: J.Delhomme 16-33-0-323.
NE: T.Brady 32-48-1-354.
RECEIVING --
CAR: M.Muhammad 4-140, S.Smith 4-80, R.Proehl 4-71, J.Wiggins 2-21, D.Foster 1-9, K.Mangum 1-2.
NE: D.Branch 10-143, T.Brown 8-76, D.Givens 5-69, D.Graham 4-46, K.Faulk 4-19, M.Vrabel 1-1.
MISSED FIELD GOALS --
NE: A.Vinatieri 31,36.




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