New England Patriots 31,
Buffalo Bills 10


New England
7
10
7
7
-- 31
Buffalo
3
0
7
0
-- 10

First Quarter
Buf--FG S.Christie 23, 14:08.
NE--D.Cullors 86 kickoff return (A.Vinatieri kick), 14:26.
Second Quarter
NE--FG A.Vinatieri 42, 0:59.
NE--B.Coates 6 pass from D.Bledsoe (A.Vinatieri kick), 12:21.
Third Quarter
NE--C.Slade 1 interception return (A.Vinatieri kick), 8:55.
Buf--A.Smith 1 run (S.Christie kick), 14:12.
Fourth Quarter
NE--C.Martin21 run (A.Vinatieri kick), 2:30.
A--65,783.

NE
BUF
FIRST DOWNS
11
14
Rushing
5
4
Passing
6
7
Penalty
0
3
3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY
5-15
0-11
4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY
0-1
1-3
TOTAL NET YARDS
267
241
Total Plays
57
62
Average Gain
4.7
3.9
NET YARDS RUSHING
103
122
Rushes
32
27
Average per Rush
3.2
4.5
NET YARDS PASSING
164
119
Completed - Attempted
15-22
15-33
Yards per Pass
6.6
3.4
Sacked - Yards Lost
3-36
2-8
Had Intercepted
0
4
PUNTS-AVERAGE
6-38.8
5-45.2
RETURN YARDAGE
178
127
Punt Returns - Yards
3-16
1-20
Kickoff Returns - Yards
3-157
6-107
Int. Returns - Yards
4-5
0-0
PENALTIES-YARDS
4-48
9-46
FUMBLES-LOST
3-0
0-0
TIME OF POSSESSION
31:35
28:25

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS
RUSHING --
NE: C.Martin 26-93, M.Grier 4-5, K.Byars 2-5.
BUF: A.Smith 12-43, T.Thomas 8-41, D.Holmes 4-25, A.Van Pelt 2-8, T.Collins 1-5.
PASSING --
NE: D.Bledsoe 15-22-0-200.
BUF: T.Collins 12-21-1-89, A.Van Pelt 3-12-3-38.
RECEIVING --
NE: T.Glenn 3-59, B.Coates 3-17, T.Brown 2-61, S.Jefferson 2-33, D.Meggett 2-10, S.Gash 2-6, C.Martin 1-14..
BUF: L.Johnson 4-34, Q.Early 3-25, A.Reed 3-21, T.Cline 1-29, E.Moulds 1-9, D.Holmes 1-6, J.Riemersma 1-2, A.Smith 1-1., MISSED FIELD GOALS-- NE: A.Vinatieri 42.
MISSED FIELD GOALS --
NE: A.Vinatieri 42.


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