Mobile Site You Are Here > > > Buffalo Bills at New England Patriots - October 27th, 1996

Buffalo Bills 25 at New England Patriots 28

Sunday, October 27, 1996
1234Final
Buffalo Bills (10-6-0)00101525
New England Patriots (11-5-0)7621328

Game Info
Stadium Foxboro Stadium
Start Time (ET) 8:00pm
Roof outdoors
Surface grass
Weather 54 degrees relative humidity 63%, wind 8 mph
Vegas Line New England Patriots -4.0
Over/Under 39.5 (over)

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense

Kick/Punt Returns

Kicking & Punting

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail BUF NWE EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 15:00 BUF 30 Steve Christie kicks off 53 yards, returned by Mike Gisler for 9 yards 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 1 10 NWE 26 Curtis Martin right for 4 yards (tackle by Bruce Smith) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 2 6 NWE 30 Penalty on Ben Coates: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 2 11 NWE 25 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Ben Coates for 12 yards (tackle by Mark Maddox and Matt Stevens) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 1 10 NWE 37 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete middle intended for Keith Byars 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 2 10 NWE 37 Curtis Martin right for 3 yards (tackle by Sam Rogers and Phil Hansen) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 3 7 NWE 40 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Shawn Jefferson for 22 yards 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 1 10 BUF 38 Curtis Martin middle for 1 yard (tackle by Ted Washington) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 2 9 BUF 37 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Ben Coates for 8 yards (tackle by Matt Stevens) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 3 1 BUF 29 Curtis Martin middle for no gain (tackle by Chris Spielman and Ted Washington) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 4 1 BUF 29 Curtis Martin middle for no gain (tackle by Marlo Perry and Chris Spielman) 0 0 0 0 61.7
1 10:35 1 10 BUF 29 Thurman Thomas middle for 15 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy and Chris Slade) 0 0 0 0 61.3
1 1 10 BUF 44 Thurman Thomas left for 6 yards (tackle by Willie Clay and Jimmy Hitchcock) 0 0 0 0 61.3
1 2 4 BUF 50 Thurman Thomas middle for -5 yards (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Pio Sagapolutele) 0 0 0 0 61.3
1 3 9 BUF 45 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Lonnie Johnson 0 0 0 0 61.3
1 4 9 BUF 45 Chris Mohr punts 55 yards, touchback 0 0 0 0 61.3
1 8:26 1 10 NWE 20 Curtis Martin right for 4 yards (tackle by Phil Hansen and Mark Maddox) 0 0 0 0 61.0
1 2 6 NWE 24 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 2 yards (tackle by Bryce Paup) 0 0 0 0 61.0
1 3 4 NWE 26 -- 0 0 0 0 61.0
1 4 3 NWE 27 Tom Tupa punts 47 yards, returned by Jeff Burris for 6 yards. Penalty on Mark Pike: Holding, 10 yards 0 0 0 0 61.0
1 6:31 1 10 BUF 22 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Andre Reed for 18 yards (tackle by Willie Clay) 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 1 10 BUF 40 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Lonnie Johnson for 12 yards (tackle by Chris Slade) 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 1 10 NWE 48 Thurman Thomas middle for 1 yard (tackle by Pio Sagapolutele and Willie McGinest) 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 2 9 NWE 47 Steve Tasker left for no gain (tackle by Ted Johnson) 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 3 9 NWE 47 Jim Kelly pass incomplete left intended for Lonnie Johnson 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 4 9 NWE 47 Chris Mohr punts 47 yards, touchback 0 0 0 0 60.8
1 4:00 1 10 NWE 20 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 13 yards (tackle by Mark Maddox and Sam Rogers) 0 0 0 0 60.6
1 1 10 NWE 33 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Terry Glenn for 23 yards (tackle by Thomas Smith) 0 0 0 0 60.6
1 1 10 BUF 44 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Shawn Jefferson for 42 yards (tackle by Jeff Burris) 0 0 0 0 60.6
1 1 2 BUF 2 Penalty on Drew Bledsoe: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 0 0 60.6
1 1 7 BUF 7 Curtis Martin left for 3 yards (tackle by Kurt Schulz and Mark Maddox) 0 0 0 0 60.6
1 2 4 BUF 4 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Curtis Martin for 4 yards, touchdown 0 6 0 0 77.7
1 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 0 7 0 0 80.1
1 1:17 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 65 yards, returned by Eric Moulds for 14 yards. Penalty on Corey Louchiey: Holding, 9 yards 0 7 0 0 80.3
1 1 10 BUF 10 Thurman Thomas right for 5 yards (tackle by Mark Wheeler) 0 7 0 0 80.3
1 2 5 BUF 15 Penalty on Ruben Brown: Holding, 8 yards (no play) 0 7 0 0 80.3
1 2 13 BUF 7 Jim Kelly pass incomplete middle intended for Andre Reed (defended by Lawyer Milloy) 0 7 0 0 80.3
1 3 13 BUF 7 Thurman Thomas right for 36 yards (tackle by Otis Smith) 0 7 0 0 80.3
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail BUF NWE EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 1:17 1 10 BUF 43 Jim Kelly pass incomplete left intended for Darick Holmes 0 7 0 0 82.5
2 2 10 BUF 43 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Darick Holmes 0 7 0 0 82.5
2 3 10 BUF 43 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Steve Tasker 0 7 0 0 82.5
2 4 10 BUF 43 Chris Mohr punts 43 yards (tackle by Gabe Northern) 0 7 0 0 82.5
2 14:34 1 10 NWE 23 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 8 yards (tackle by Bryce Paup) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 2 2 NWE 31 Curtis Martin middle for 4 yards (tackle by Bruce Smith) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 1 10 NWE 35 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Terry Glenn for 28 yards (tackle by Jeff Burris) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 1 10 BUF 37 Curtis Martin right for 2 yards (tackle by Phil Hansen and Sam Rogers) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 2 8 BUF 35 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Curtis Martin for 8 yards (tackle by Jeff Burris and Mark Maddox) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 1 10 BUF 27 Penalty on Bryce Paup: Encroachment, 5 yards (no play) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 1 5 BUF 22 Curtis Martin middle for -2 yards (tackle by Sam Rogers and Mark Maddox) 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 2 7 BUF 24 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete middle intended for Terry Glenn 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 3 7 BUF 24 -- 0 7 0 0 80.5
2 4 6 BUF 23 Adam Vinatieri 40 yard field goal good 0 10 0 0 86.8
2 9:59 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 70 yards, returned by Eric Moulds for 27 yards 0 10 0 0 87.5
2 1 10 BUF 24 Jim Kelly pass complete right to Lonnie Johnson for 8 yards (tackle by Ted Johnson and Ty Law) 0 10 0 0 87.5
2 2 2 BUF 32 Thurman Thomas middle for no gain (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Willie McGinest) 0 10 0 0 87.5
2 3 2 BUF 32 Thurman Thomas middle for 1 yard (tackle by Ted Johnson and Todd Collins) 0 10 0 0 87.5
2 4 1 BUF 33 Chris Mohr punts 41 yards (tackle by Marlo Perry) 0 10 0 0 87.5
2 7:55 1 10 NWE 31 Drew Bledsoe sacked by Phil Hansen for -9 yards 0 10 0 0 87.9
2 2 19 NWE 22 Penalty on Max Lane: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 10 0 0 87.9
2 2 24 NWE 17 Curtis Martin right for 10 yards (tackle by Jeff Burris and Chris Spielman) 0 10 0 0 87.9
2 3 14 NWE 27 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Terry Glenn for 4 yards (tackle by Bruce Smith and Marlon Kerner) 0 10 0 0 87.9
2 4 10 NWE 31 Tom Tupa punts 41 yards, returned by Jeff Burris for 41 yards (tackle by Larry Whigham) 0 10 0 0 87.9
2 5:52 1 10 BUF 27 Jim Kelly pass incomplete middle intended for Quinn Early 0 10 0 0 88.3
2 2 10 BUF 27 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Lonnie Johnson for 8 yards (tackle by Ted Johnson and Ty Law) 0 10 0 0 88.3
2 3 2 BUF 35 Jim Kelly pass incomplete left intended for Steve Tasker (defended by Willie Clay) 0 10 0 0 88.3
2 4 2 BUF 35 Chris Mohr punts 42 yards 0 10 0 0 88.3
2 5:04 1 10 NWE 23 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete left intended for Keith Byars 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 2 10 NWE 23 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Shawn Jefferson for 12 yards (tackle by Thomas Smith) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 1 10 NWE 35 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete left intended for Terry Glenn 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 2 10 NWE 35 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Sam Gash for 8 yards (tackle by Chris Spielman and Bryce Paup) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 3 2 NWE 43 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Sam Gash for 12 yards (tackle by Kurt Schulz) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 1 10 BUF 45 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 9 yards (tackle by Sam Rogers) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 2 1 BUF 36 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete left intended for Terry Glenn (defended by Thomas Smith) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 3 1 BUF 36 Drew Bledsoe middle for 1 yard (tackle by Chris Spielman and Ted Washington) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 1 10 BUF 35 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Curtis Martin for 1 yard (tackle by Jeff Burris and Chris Spielman) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 2 9 BUF 34 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 7 yards (tackle by Chris Spielman) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 3 2 BUF 27 Curtis Martin middle for 6 yards (tackle by Ted Washington and Phil Hansen) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 1 10 BUF 21 Curtis Martin middle for 3 yards (tackle by Mark Maddox and Bruce Smith) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 2 7 BUF 18 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete middle intended for Ben Coates (defended by Chris Spielman) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 3 7 BUF 18 Penalty on Gabe Northern: Encroachment, 5 yards (no play) 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 3 2 BUF 13 Timeout #1 by New England Patriots 0 10 0 0
2 3 2 BUF 13 -- 0 10 0 0 88.5
2 4 3 BUF 14 Timeout #2 by New England Patriots 0 10 0 0
2 4 3 BUF 14 Adam Vinatieri 32 yard field goal good 0 13 0 0 93.2
End of Half01300
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail BUF NWE EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 15:00 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 69 yards, returned by Eric Moulds for 19 yards 0 13 0 0 94.2
3 1 10 BUF 20 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Tony Cline for -2 yards (tackle by Jimmy Hitchcock) 0 13 0 0 94.2
3 2 12 BUF 18 Thurman Thomas left for 5 yards (tackle by Willie Clay) 0 13 0 0 94.2
3 3 7 BUF 23 Jim Kelly sacked by Willie McGinest for -8 yards 0 13 0 0 94.2
3 4 15 BUF 15 Chris Mohr punts 41 yards. Penalty on Ted Johnson: Illegal Block, 10 yards 0 13 0 0 94.2
3 13:09 1 10 NWE 34 Curtis Martin right for 1 yard (tackle by Jeff Burris). Curtis Martin fumbles, recovered by Phil Hansen 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 13:02 1 10 NWE 37 Thurman Thomas right for 4 yards (tackle by Chris Slade and Monty Brown) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 2 6 NWE 33 Thurman Thomas right for 3 yards (tackle by Ted Johnson and Monty Brown) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 3 3 NWE 30 Thurman Thomas middle for 3 yards (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Pio Sagapolutele) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 1 10 NWE 27 Jim Kelly pass incomplete left intended for Lonnie Johnson 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 2 10 NWE 27 Thurman Thomas right for 2 yards (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Chris Slade) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 3 8 NWE 25 Thurman Thomas left for 7 yards (tackle by Ty Law and Terry Ray) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 4 1 NWE 18 Darick Holmes middle for 2 yards (tackle by Devin Wyman) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 1 10 NWE 16 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Lonnie Johnson for 1 yard (tackle by Ted Johnson) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 2 9 NWE 15 Darick Holmes left for 1 yard (tackle by Chris Slade and Devin Wyman) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 3 8 NWE 14 Jim Kelly pass incomplete middle intended for Lonnie Johnson (defended by Todd Collins) 0 13 0 0 94.7
3 4 8 NWE 14 Steve Christie 33 yard field goal good 3 13 0 0 90.1
3 8:20 BUF 30 Steve Christie kicks off 65 yards, returned by Troy Brown for 22 yards 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 1 10 NWE 27 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Terry Glenn for 10 yards (tackle by Chris Spielman) 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 1 10 NWE 37 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete right intended for Ben Coates 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 2 10 NWE 37 Curtis Martin left for 1 yard (tackle by Sam Rogers) 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 3 9 NWE 38 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete left 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 4 9 NWE 38 Tom Tupa punts 62 yards, touchback 3 13 0 0 91.5
3 7:04 1 10 BUF 20 Thurman Thomas left for -1 yards (tackle by Willie McGinest and Pio Sagapolutele) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 2 11 BUF 19 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Quinn Early for 14 yards (tackle by Willie Clay) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 1 10 BUF 33 Thurman Thomas left for 9 yards (tackle by Otis Smith) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 2 1 BUF 42 Jim Kelly pass complete right to Andre Reed for 33 yards (tackle by Ty Law and Lawyer Milloy) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 1 10 NWE 25 Thurman Thomas right for 16 yards (tackle by Chris Sullivan) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 1 9 NWE 9 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Steve Tasker 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 2 9 NWE 9 Darick Holmes right for 3 yards (tackle by Ted Johnson and Lawyer Milloy) 3 13 0 0 92.0
3 3 6 NWE 6 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Darick Holmes for 6 yards, touchdown 9 13 0 0 74.8
3 Steve Christie kicks extra point good 10 13 0 0 70.8
3 3:51 BUF 30 Steve Christie kicks off 55 yards, returned by Troy Brown for 12 yards 10 13 0 0 71.3
3 1 10 NWE 42 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Keith Byars for 7 yards (tackle by Kurt Schulz) 10 13 0 0 71.3
3 2 3 NWE 49 Curtis Martin middle for -1 yards (tackle by Chris Spielman and Phil Hansen) 10 13 0 0 71.3
3 3 4 NWE 48 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete middle intended for Shawn Jefferson (defended by Kurt Schulz) 10 13 0 0 71.3
3 4 4 NWE 48 Tom Tupa punts 51 yards 10 13 0 0 71.3
3 2:22 1 10 BUF 1 Thurman Thomas middle for 4 yards (tackle by Devin Wyman and Monty Brown) 10 13 0 0 71.7
3 2 6 BUF 5 Jim Kelly pass incomplete, safety. Penalty on Jim Kelly: Intentional Grounding, 5 yards 10 15 0 0 80.2
3 1:52 BUF 20 Chris Mohr kicks off 51 yards 10 15 0 0 80.4
3 1 10 NWE 45 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete left intended for Keith Byars 10 15 0 0 80.4
3 2 10 NWE 45 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Shawn Jefferson for 19 yards (tackle by Matt Stevens) 10 15 0 0 80.4
3 1 10 BUF 36 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Curtis Martin for 3 yards (tackle by Sam Rogers) 10 15 0 0 80.4
3 2 7 BUF 33 -- 10 15 0 0 80.4
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail BUF NWE EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 1:52 3 2 BUF 28 Curtis Martin right for 1 yard (tackle by Phil Hansen and Ted Washington) 10 15 0 0 98.3
4 4 1 BUF 27 Curtis Martin left for -1 yards (tackle by Bruce Smith and Sam Rogers) 10 15 0 0 98.3
4 14:12 1 10 BUF 28 Jim Kelly pass complete right to Quinn Early for 9 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 2 1 BUF 37 Thurman Thomas middle for 5 yards (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Ted Johnson) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 1 10 BUF 42 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Thurman Thomas 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 2 10 BUF 42 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Lonnie Johnson for 9 yards (tackle by Willie Clay and Ted Johnson) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 3 1 NWE 49 Penalty on Mark Wheeler: Encroachment, 5 yards (no play) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 1 10 NWE 44 Jim Kelly pass incomplete left intended for Quinn Early (defended by Jimmy Hitchcock) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 2 10 NWE 44 Jim Kelly pass incomplete middle intended for Andre Reed 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 3 10 NWE 44 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Quinn Early for 9 yards (tackle by Terry Ray) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 4 1 NWE 35 Thurman Thomas middle for 2 yards (tackle by Willie McGinest) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 1 10 NWE 33 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Andre Reed for 22 yards (tackle by Jimmy Hitchcock) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 1 10 NWE 11 Thurman Thomas middle for 2 yards (tackle by Willie McGinest and Mike Jones) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 2 8 NWE 9 Timeout #1 by Buffalo Bills 10 15 0 0
4 2 8 NWE 9 Penalty on Willie Clay: Pass Interference, 8 yards (no play) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 1 1 NWE 1 Thurman Thomas middle for no gain (tackle by Ted Johnson and Mark Wheeler) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 2 1 NWE 1 Thurman Thomas middle for no gain (tackle by Todd Collins and Terry Ray) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 3 1 NWE 1 Thurman Thomas middle for no gain (tackle by Mark Wheeler and Pio Sagapolutele) 10 15 0 0 81.8
4 4 1 NWE 1 Thurman Thomas middle for 1 yard, touchdown 16 15 0 0 49.7
4 Two Point Attempt: Darick Holmes, conversion succeeds 18 15 0 0 37.7
4 8:50 BUF 30 Steve Christie kicks off 65 yards, returned by Troy Brown for 22 yards 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 1 10 NWE 27 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Keith Byars for 6 yards (tackle by Kurt Schulz) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 2 4 NWE 33 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Ben Coates for 6 yards (tackle by Mark Maddox and Chris Spielman) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 1 10 NWE 39 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete right intended for Terry Glenn 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 2 10 NWE 39 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Sam Gash for 4 yards (tackle by Bryce Paup) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 3 6 NWE 43 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Sam Gash for 7 yards (tackle by Marlon Kerner) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 1 10 NWE 50 Penalty on Thomas Smith: Holding, 5 yards (no play) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 1 10 BUF 45 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Ben Coates for 14 yards (tackle by Matt Stevens and Chris Spielman). Penalty on Bruce Armstrong: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 1 15 BUF 36 Drew Bledsoe sacked by Gabe Northern for -6 yards 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 2 21 BUF 42 Drew Bledsoe pass complete middle to Curtis Martin for 5 yards (tackle by Damien Covington and Phil Hansen) 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 3 16 BUF 37 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete right intended for Terry Glenn 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 4 16 BUF 37 Adam Vinatieri 54 yard field goal no good 18 15 0 0 32.1
4 3:46 1 10 BUF 45 Thurman Thomas left for -2 yards (tackle by Monty Brown) 18 15 0 0 21.0
4 2 12 BUF 43 Tim Tindale middle for 4 yards (tackle by Pio Sagapolutele) 18 15 0 0 21.0
4 3 8 BUF 47 Timeout #1 by New England Patriots 18 15 0 0
4 3 8 BUF 47 Jim Kelly pass incomplete right intended for Thurman Thomas (defended by Willie McGinest) 18 15 0 0 21.0
4 4 8 BUF 47 Chris Mohr punts 37 yards (tackle by Gabe Northern) 18 15 0 0 21.0
4 2:47 1 10 NWE 16 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete right 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 2 10 NWE 16 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Troy Brown for 9 yards 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 3 1 NWE 25 Curtis Martin middle for 3 yards (tackle by Sam Rogers and Bruce Smith) 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 1 10 NWE 28 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left for 26 yards (tackle by Marlon Kerner) 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 1 10 BUF 46 Drew Bledsoe pass complete left to Troy Brown for 27 yards (tackle by Thomas Smith and Ken Irvin) 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 1 10 BUF 19 Drew Bledsoe pass complete right to Troy Brown for 7 yards 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 2 3 BUF 12 Curtis Martin right for 2 yards (tackle by Ted Washington and Bruce Smith) 18 15 0 0 16.9
4 3 1 BUF 10 Curtis Martin left for 10 yards, touchdown 18 21 0 0 86.1
4 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point no good 18 21 0 0 86.1
4 1:25 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 58 yards, returned by Eric Moulds for 23 yards 18 21 0 0 92.7
4 1 10 BUF 35 Penalty on Glenn Parker: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 18 21 0 0 92.7
4 1 15 BUF 30 Jim Kelly pass complete middle to Lonnie Johnson for 9 yards (tackle by Tedy Bruschi and Terry Ray) 18 21 0 0 92.7
4 2 6 BUF 39 Jim Kelly right for 12 yards (tackle by Willie McGinest) 18 21 0 0 92.7
4 1 10 NWE 49 Timeout #2 by Buffalo Bills 18 21 0 0
4 1 10 NWE 49 Jim Kelly pass incomplete intended for Thurman Thomas is intercepted by Willie McGinest and returned for 46 yards, touchdown 18 27 0 0 99.9
4 BUF 2 (no play) 18 27 0 0 99.9
4 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 18 27 0 0 99.9
4 0:41 NWE 15 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 58 yards, returned by Eric Moulds for 25 yards 18 27 0 0 99.9
4 1 10 NWE 48 Jim Kelly pass complete left to Andre Reed for 48 yards, touchdown 24 27 0 0 99.6
4 Steve Christie kicks extra point good 25 27 0 0 97.8
4 BUF 30 Timeout #2 by New England Patriots 25 27 0 0
4 0:41 BUF 30 Steve Christie kicks onside 9 yards, recovered by Keith Byars 25 27 0 0 97.8
4 1 10 BUF 39 Drew Bledsoe middle for -1 yards 25 27 0 0 97.8
4 2 11 BUF 40 Timeout #3 by Buffalo Bills 25 27 0 0
4 2 11 BUF 40 Drew Bledsoe middle for -1 yards 25 27 0 0 97.8
End of Regulation252700
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).