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New England Patriots 23 at Pittsburgh Steelers 9

Sunday, December 6, 1998
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New England Patriots (9-7-0)31001023
Pittsburgh Steelers (7-9-0)06309

Game Info
Stadium Three Rivers Stadium
Start Time (ET) 1:00pm
Roof outdoors
Surface astroturf
Weather 63 degrees, relative humidity 81%, wind 11 mph
Vegas Line Pittsburgh Steelers -4.5
Over/Under 39.0 (under)

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Pass Targets

New England Patriots
No Direction (21/34, 327 yards, 1 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Tony Carter 2 1 3 0
Ben Coates 9 6 78 0
Robert Edwards 2 1 6 0
Chris Floyd 1 1 6 0
Terry Glenn 15 9 193 1
Shawn Jefferson 3 2 29 0
Lovett Purnell 1 0 0
Tony Simmons 1 1 12 0
Pittsburgh Steelers
No Direction (21/45, 206 yards)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Will Blackwell 4 3 47 0
Mark Bruener 4 3 29 0
David Dunn 3 2 18 0
Courtney Hawkins 6 4 30 0
Richard Huntley 2 0 0
Charles Johnson 14 5 61 0
Fred McAfee 2 0 0
Hines Ward 7 2 19 0
Jon Witman 3 2 2 0

Rushing

New England Patriots
LE (2 rushes, -3 yards)
Att Yds TD
Robert Edwards 2 -3 0
LT (7 rushes, 25 yards)
Att Yds TD
Robert Edwards 7 25 0
LG (4 rushes, 10 yards)
Att Yds TD
Robert Edwards 4 10 0
MD (11 rushes, 10 yards)
Att Yds TD
Drew Bledsoe 5 1 0
Robert Edwards 6 9 0
RG (2 rushes, 19 yards)
Att Yds TD
Robert Edwards 2 19 0
RT (6 rushes, 11 yards)
Att Yds TD
Derrick Cullors 1 6 0
Robert Edwards 5 5 0
RE (2 rushes, 1 yard, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Robert Edwards 2 1 1
Pittsburgh Steelers
LE (1 rush, 0 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 0 0
LT (2 rushes, 15 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 2 15 0
LG (2 rushes, 14 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 2 14 0
MD (5 rushes, 12 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 5 12 0
RG (1 rush, 2 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 2 0
RT (1 rush, 5 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 5 0
RE (0 rushes, 0 yards)

Pass Tackles

New England Patriots
No Direction
Pittsburgh Steelers
No Direction

New England Patriots Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result

Pittsburgh Steelers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE PIT EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 15:00 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 62 yards, returned by David Dunn for 32 yards 0 0 0 -1.6 0.0
1 15:00 1 10 PIT 40 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 0 0 1.6 1.05 0.0
1 2 10 PIT 40 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 14 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 0 0 1.05 2.52 0.0
1 1 10 NWE 46 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Chad Eaton) 0 0 2.52 2.38 0.0
1 2 7 NWE 43 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Mark Bruener (defended by Willie Clay) 0 0 2.38 1.68 0.0
1 3 7 NWE 43 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Fred McAfee 0 0 1.68 0.4 0.0
1 4 7 NWE 43 Josh Miller punts 30 yards 0 0 0.4 0.32 0.0
1 13:11 1 10 NWE 13 Robert Edwards left end for 1 yard (tackle by Nolan Harrison) 0 0 -0.32 -0.68 0.0
1 2 9 NWE 14 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 11 yards 0 0 -0.68 0.61 0.0
1 1 10 NWE 25 Robert Edwards right tackle for -9 yards (tackle by Earl Holmes). Penalty on Nolan Harrison: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 0.61 1.34 0.0
1 1 5 NWE 30 Robert Edwards left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Earl Holmes) 0 0 1.34 0.87 0.0
1 2 4 NWE 31 Robert Edwards right guard for no gain. Penalty on Zefross Moss: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 0.87 0.2 0.0
1 2 9 NWE 26 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Ben Coates 0 0 0.2 -0.49 0.0
1 3 9 NWE 26 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 43 yards (tackle by Deshea Townsend and Carlos Emmons) 0 0 -0.49 3.51 0.0
1 1 10 PIT 31 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 7 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 0 0 3.51 3.91 0.0
1 2 3 PIT 24 Robert Edwards left tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 0 0 3.91 4.37 0.0
1 1 10 PIT 18 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Tony Carter for 3 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 0 0 4.37 4.25 0.0
1 2 7 PIT 15 Robert Edwards left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Darren Perry) 0 0 4.25 4.26 0.0
1 3 3 PIT 11 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 4 yards 0 0 4.26 5.6 0.0
1 1 7 PIT 7 Robert Edwards up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Joel Steed) 0 0 5.6 5.53 0.0
1 2 3 PIT 3 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn (defended by Levon Kirkland) 0 0 5.53 4.72 0.0
1 3 3 PIT 3 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Shawn Jefferson 0 0 4.72 3.04 0.0
1 4 3 PIT 3 Adam Vinatieri 21 yard field goal good 3 0 3.04 3 0.0
1 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 70 yards, returned by David Dunn for 17 yards 3 0 0 0.06 0.0
1 5:26 1 10 PIT 17 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 3 0 -0.06 -0.42 0.0
1 2 9 PIT 18 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Jon Witman for -1 yards 3 0 -0.42 -1.25 0.0
1 3 10 PIT 17 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 10 yards 3 0 -1.25 0.74 0.0
1 1 10 PIT 27 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Courtney Hawkins for 8 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 3 0 0.74 1.28 0.0
1 2 2 PIT 35 Jerome Bettis right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Willie Clay and Chris Sullivan) 3 0 1.28 1.6 0.0
1 1 10 PIT 40 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 3 0 1.6 1.05 0.0
1 2 10 PIT 40 Kordell Stewart sacked by Chad Eaton for -5 yards 3 0 1.05 -0.3 0.0
1 3 15 PIT 35 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 3 0 -0.3 -1.04 0.0
1 4 15 PIT 35 Josh Miller punts 29 yards, out of bounds 3 0 -1.04 -1.33 0.0
1 1:29 1 10 NWE 36 Drew Bledsoe up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Kevin Henry) 3 0 1.33 1.74 0.0
1 2 3 NWE 43 Robert Edwards right guard for 17 yards 3 0 1.74 2.92 0.0
1 1 10 PIT 40 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Shawn Jefferson for 25 yards (tackle by Dewayne Washington) 3 0 2.92 4.58 0.0
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE PIT EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 1 10 PIT 15 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 7 yards 3 0 4.58 5.22 0.0
2 2 3 PIT 8 Robert Edwards left end for -4 yards (tackle by Carlos Emmons) 3 0 5.22 3.58 0.0
2 3 7 PIT 12 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Ben Coates (defended by Lee Flowers) 3 0 3.58 2.63 0.0
2 4 7 PIT 12 Adam Vinatieri 29 yard field goal good 6 0 2.63 3 0.0
2 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 61 yards, returned by Will Blackwell for 17 yards 6 0 0 -0.67 0.0
2 13:38 1 10 PIT 26 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Chad Eaton and Greg Spires) 6 0 0.67 0.54 0.0
2 2 7 PIT 29 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Courtney Hawkins 6 0 0.54 -0.16 0.0
2 3 7 PIT 29 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 6 0 -0.16 -1.44 0.0
2 4 7 PIT 29 Josh Miller punts 50 yards, returned by Chris Canty for no gain 6 0 -1.44 -0.34 0.0
2 12:32 1 10 NWE 21 Robert Edwards left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Levon Kirkland and Kevin Henry) 6 0 0.34 -0.07 0.0
2 2 9 NWE 22 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 11 yards 6 0 -0.07 1.14 0.0
2 1 10 NWE 33 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn 6 0 1.14 0.59 0.0
2 2 10 NWE 33 Robert Edwards left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland and Earl Holmes) 6 0 0.59 0.43 0.0
2 3 6 NWE 37 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete. Penalty on Max Lane: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 6 0 0.43 -0.23 0.0
2 3 11 NWE 32 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 30 yards 6 0 -0.23 3.05 0.0
2 1 10 PIT 38 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Tony Simmons for 12 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 6 0 3.05 3.84 0.0
2 1 10 PIT 26 Robert Edwards right tackle for no gain (tackle by Oliver Gibson) 6 0 3.84 3.3 0.0
2 2 10 PIT 26 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Robert Edwards 6 0 3.3 2.61 0.0
2 3 10 PIT 26 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Ben Coates is intercepted by Levon Kirkland at PIT-16 and returned for 1 yard (tackle by Ben Coates) 6 0 2.61 0.06 0.0
2 7:53 1 10 PIT 17 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 5 yards (tackle by Chris Slade) 6 0 -0.06 0.21 0.0
2 2 5 PIT 22 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Todd F. Collins) 6 0 0.21 -0.24 0.0
2 3 2 PIT 25 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Courtney Hawkins for 9 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 6 0 -0.24 1.2 0.0
2 1 10 PIT 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Will Blackwell for 22 yards (tackle by Steve Israel) 6 0 1.2 2.65 0.0
2 1 10 NWE 44 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete. Penalty on Brendan Stai: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 6 0 2.65 2.32 0.0
2 1 15 NWE 49 Jerome Bettis left guard for 13 yards (tackle by Willie Clay) 6 0 2.32 3.19 0.0
2 2 2 NWE 36 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Willie Clay and Henry Thomas) 6 0 3.19 3.31 0.0
2 1 10 NWE 34 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 6 0 3.31 2.77 0.0
2 2 10 NWE 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Jon Witman for 3 yards (tackle by Marty Moore) 6 0 2.77 2.48 0.0
2 3 7 NWE 31 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Fred McAfee 6 0 2.48 1.32 0.0
2 4 7 NWE 31 Norm Johnson 49 yard field goal good 6 3 1.32 3 0.0
2 PIT 30 Norm Johnson kicks off 62 yards, returned by Chris Canty for 15 yards (tackle by Richard Huntley). Penalty on Chris Sullivan: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 6 3 0 0.32 0.0
2 2:58 1 10 NWE 13 Robert Edwards up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Kevin Henry) 6 3 -0.32 -0.68 0.0
2 2 9 NWE 14 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 86 yards, touchdown 12 3 -0.68 7 0.0
2 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 13 3 0 0 0.0
2 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 60 yards, returned by Will Blackwell for 14 yards (tackle by Chris Floyd) 13 3 0 -0.54 0.0
2 1:50 1 10 PIT 24 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Charles Johnson for 12 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 13 3 0.54 1.33 0.0
2 1:46 1 10 PIT 36 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 9 yards 13 3 1.33 2.01 0.0
2 1:26 2 1 PIT 45 Kordell Stewart sacked by Chad Eaton for -4 yards 13 3 2.01 0.76 0.0
2 1:12 3 5 PIT 41 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Courtney Hawkins for 11 yards 13 3 0.76 2.39 0.0
2 0:52 1 10 NWE 48 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Charles Johnson for 9 yards 13 3 2.39 3.06 0.0
2 0:35 2 1 NWE 39 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Will Blackwell for 22 yards 13 3 3.06 4.44 0.0
2 0:27 1 10 NWE 17 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for David Dunn 13 3 4.44 3.85 0.0
2 0:24 2 10 NWE 17 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Courtney Hawkins (defended by Tedy Bruschi) 13 3 3.85 3.07 0.0
2 0:18 3 10 NWE 17 Kordell Stewart pass complete to David Dunn for 9 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 13 3 3.07 2.99 0.0
2 0:11 4 1 NWE 8 Norm Johnson 26 yard field goal good 13 6 2.99 3 0.0
2 PIT 30 Norm Johnson kicks off 42 yards, returned by Chris Sullivan for 5 yards 13 6 0 -1.14 0.0
2 0:03 1 10 NWE 33 Drew Bledsoe up the middle for -2 yards 13 6 1.14 0.32 0.0
End of Half1360.320
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE PIT EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 15:00 PIT 30 Norm Johnson kicks off 63 yards, returned by Derrick Cullors for 18 yards (tackle by Hines Ward) 13 6 0 -0.61 0.0
3 15:00 1 10 NWE 25 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 5 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 13 6 0.61 0.74 0.0
3 2 5 NWE 30 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 9 yards 13 6 0.74 1.53 0.0
3 1 10 NWE 39 Robert Edwards up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Dewayne Washington) 13 6 1.53 1.53 0.0
3 2 6 NWE 43 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 4 yards 13 6 1.53 1.36 0.0
3 3 2 NWE 47 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Robert Edwards for 6 yards (tackle by Carnell Lake) 13 6 1.36 2.46 0.0
3 1 10 PIT 47 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn. Penalty on Nolan Harrison: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 13 6 2.46 3.19 0.0
3 1 5 PIT 42 Drew Bledsoe sacked by Kevin Henry for 0 yards. Drew Bledsoe fumbles, recovered by Drew Bledsoe at NWE-45 13 6 3.19 0.83 0.0
3 2 18 NWE 45 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn 13 6 0.83 0.17 0.0
3 3 18 NWE 45 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn is intercepted by Chris Oldham at PIT-40 and returned for 14 yards 13 6 0.17 -2.52 0.0
3 11:02 1 10 NWE 46 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 13 6 2.52 1.98 0.0
3 2 10 NWE 46 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 17 yards (tackle by Willie Clay) 13 6 1.98 3.64 0.0
3 1 10 NWE 29 Jerome Bettis left end for no gain (tackle by Henry Thomas) 13 6 3.64 3.1 0.0
3 2 10 NWE 29 Kordell Stewart sacked by Chad Eaton for -2 yards. Penalty on Willie McGinest: Face Mask (Incdntl-5 yards), 5 yards 13 6 3.1 3.51 0.0
3 2 7 NWE 26 Jerome Bettis left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Chris Sullivan) 13 6 3.51 2.94 0.0
3 3 6 NWE 25 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward (defended by Willie Clay) 13 6 2.94 1.83 0.0
3 4 6 NWE 25 Norm Johnson 43 yard field goal good 13 9 1.83 3 0.0
3 PIT 30 Norm Johnson kicks off 60 yards, returned by Derrick Cullors for 19 yards. Penalty on Vernon Crawford: Illegal Block Above Waist, 10 yards 13 9 0 -0.15 0.0
3 8:34 1 10 NWE 19 Robert Edwards right end for no gain (tackle by Joel Steed and Earl Holmes). Penalty on Tony Carter: Offensive Holding, 9 yards (no play) 13 9 0.15 -0.72 0.0
3 1 19 NWE 10 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete. Penalty on Bruce Armstrong: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 13 9 -0.72 -0.91 0.0
3 1 24 NWE 5 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn 13 9 -0.91 -1.8 0.0
3 2 24 NWE 5 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Tony Carter 13 9 -1.8 -3.06 0.0
3 3 24 NWE 5 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Terry Glenn 13 9 -3.06 -2.49 0.0
3 4 24 NWE 5 Tom Tupa for no gain. Penalty on Tom Tupa: Delay of Game, 3 yards (no play) 13 9 -2.49 -2.49 0.0
3 4 27 NWE 2 Tom Tupa punts 63 yards, returned by Courtney Hawkins for 14 yards (tackle by Mike Bartrum) 13 9 -2.49 -2.19 0.0
3 7:13 1 10 PIT 49 Jerome Bettis right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Chad Eaton and Henry Thomas) 13 9 2.19 1.92 0.0
3 2 8 NWE 49 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Jon Witman 13 9 1.92 1.22 0.0
3 3 8 NWE 49 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 13 9 1.22 0 0.0
3 4 8 NWE 49 Josh Miller punts 41 yards 13 9 0 0.38 0.0
3 6:16 1 10 NWE 8 Robert Edwards left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Darren Perry and Earl Holmes) 13 9 -0.38 -0.49 0.0
3 2 6 NWE 12 Robert Edwards right tackle for -3 yards (tackle by Joel Steed and Earl Holmes) 13 9 -0.49 -1.3 0.0
3 3 9 NWE 9 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 20 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 13 9 -1.3 0.87 0.0
3 1 10 NWE 29 Robert Edwards up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Nolan Harrison and Jason Gildon) 13 9 0.87 0.6 0.0
3 2 8 NWE 31 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Ben Coates for 10 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 13 9 0.6 1.66 0.0
3 1 10 NWE 41 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 15 yards (tackle by Carnell Lake) 13 9 1.66 2.65 0.0
3 1 10 PIT 44 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Rod Rutledge for 1 yard (tackle by Carnell Lake and Darren Perry). Penalty on Tony Simmons: Illegal Motion, 5 yards (no play) 13 9 2.65 2.32 0.0
3 1 15 PIT 49 Robert Edwards right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 13 9 2.32 1.98 0.0
3 2 11 PIT 45 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Chris Floyd for 6 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 13 9 1.98 2.08 0.0
3 3 5 PIT 39 Drew Bledsoe sacked by Orpheus Roye for -10 yards 13 9 2.08 0 0.0
3 4 15 PIT 49 Tom Tupa for no gain. Penalty on Vernon Crawford: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 13 9 0 -0.32 0.0
3 4 20 NWE 46 Tom Tupa punts 54 yards, touchback 13 9 -0.32 -0.28 0.0
3 0:09 1 10 PIT 20 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 13 9 0.28 -0.27 0.0
3 2 10 PIT 20 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson is intercepted by Ty Law at PIT-28 and returned for 10 yards (tackle by Jerome Bettis) 13 9 -0.27 -4.37 0.0
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE PIT EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 10 PIT 18 Robert Edwards right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Carnell Lake) 13 9 4.37 4.43 0.0
4 2 6 PIT 14 Robert Edwards left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Earl Holmes and Levon Kirkland) 13 9 4.43 4.51 0.0
4 3 2 PIT 10 Robert Edwards right end for -3 yards (tackle by Carnell Lake and Darren Perry) 13 9 4.51 2.62 0.0
4 4 5 PIT 13 Adam Vinatieri 30 yard field goal good. Penalty on Adam Vinatieri: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 13 9 2.62 2.25 0.0
4 4 10 PIT 18 Adam Vinatieri 35 yard field goal good 16 9 2.25 3 0.0
4 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 62 yards, returned by David Dunn for 18 yards 16 9 0 -0.67 0.0
4 12:55 1 10 PIT 26 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 7 yards 16 9 0.67 1.07 0.0
4 2 3 PIT 33 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Chad Eaton). Jerome Bettis fumbles (forced by Chad Eaton), recovered by Lawyer Milloy at PIT-35 16 9 1.07 -3.25 0.0
4 11:57 1 10 PIT 35 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Terry Glenn for 9 yards (tackle by Carnell Lake) 16 9 3.25 3.92 0.0
4 2 1 PIT 26 Robert Edwards up the middle for -2 yards (tackle by Kevin Henry) 16 9 3.92 2.94 0.0
4 3 3 PIT 28 Derrick Cullors right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Darren Perry) 16 9 2.94 4.11 0.0
4 1 10 PIT 22 Robert Edwards right tackle for 8 yards (tackle by Joel Steed). Penalty on Dave Wohlabaugh: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 16 9 4.11 3.45 0.0
4 1 20 PIT 32 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Ben Coates. Penalty on Levon Kirkland: Defensive Pass Interference, 28 yards (no play) 16 9 3.45 6.28 0.0
4 1 4 PIT 4 Robert Edwards right end for 4 yards, touchdown 22 9 6.28 7 0.0
4 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 23 9 0 0 0.0
4 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 65 yards, returned by Will Blackwell for 11 yards (tackle by Chris Carter). Penalty on Oliver Gibson: Offensive Holding, 8 yards 23 9 0 0.38 0.0
4 9:20 1 10 PIT 8 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Will Blackwell (defended by Chad Eaton) 23 9 -0.38 -0.78 0.0
4 2 10 PIT 8 Fred McAfee for 6 yards (tackle by Chad Eaton) 23 9 -0.78 -0.72 0.0
4 3 4 PIT 14 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Courtney Hawkins for 2 yards 23 9 -0.72 -2.39 0.0
4 4 2 PIT 16 Josh Miller punts 58 yards, returned by Chris Canty for 7 yards (tackle by Lance Brown) 23 9 -2.39 -1.14 0.0
4 7:53 1 10 NWE 33 Robert Edwards left tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Earl Holmes and Levon Kirkland) 23 9 1.14 1.27 0.0
4 2 5 NWE 38 Robert Edwards right tackle for no gain (tackle by Lee Flowers). Robert Edwards fumbles (forced by Lee Flowers), recovered by Shawn Jefferson at NWE-38 23 9 1.27 0.56 0.0
4 3 5 NWE 38 Drew Bledsoe pass complete to Shawn Jefferson for 4 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 23 9 0.56 -0.59 0.0
4 4 1 NWE 42 Tom Tupa punts 52 yards, returned by Courtney Hawkins for -6 yards (tackle by Larry Whigham). Penalty on Lance Brown: Illegal Use of Hands, 5 yards (no play) 23 9 -0.59 2.06 0.0
4 1 10 NWE 47 Robert Edwards right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 23 9 2.06 1.79 0.0
4 2 8 NWE 49 Robert Edwards left tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 23 9 1.79 1.75 0.0
4 3 3 PIT 46 Drew Bledsoe pass incomplete intended for Lovett Purnell is intercepted by Earl Holmes at PIT-42 and returned for 36 yards (tackle by Bruce Armstrong) 23 9 1.75 -4.11 0.0
4 4:20 1 10 NWE 22 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson 23 9 4.11 3.56 0.0
4 2 10 NWE 22 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Will Blackwell for 3 yards 23 9 3.56 3.26 0.0
4 3 7 NWE 19 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Charles Johnson for 10 yards 23 9 3.26 5.14 0.0
4 1 9 NWE 9 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Richard Huntley (defended by Chris Slade) 23 9 5.14 4.38 0.0
4 2 9 NWE 9 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Richard Huntley 23 9 4.38 3.36 0.0
4 3 9 NWE 9 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 23 9 3.36 2.83 0.0
4 4 9 NWE 9 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward (defended by Ty Law) 23 9 2.83 0.38 0.0
4 2:48 1 10 NWE 10 Robert Edwards left tackle for no gain (tackle by Lee Flowers and Carlos Emmons) 23 9 -0.38 -0.78 0.0
4 2 10 NWE 10 Robert Edwards up the middle for no gain (tackle by Levon Kirkland) 23 9 -0.78 -1.42 0.0
4 3 10 NWE 10 Robert Edwards left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Joel Steed) 23 9 -1.42 -2.49 0.0
4 4 9 NWE 11 Tom Tupa punts 46 yards, returned by Courtney Hawkins for 8 yards (tackle by Larry Whigham) 23 9 -2.49 -2.32 0.0
4 2:20 1 10 NWE 49 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Charles Johnson for 11 yards 23 9 2.32 3.05 0.0
4 1 10 NWE 38 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Charles Johnson for 19 yards 23 9 3.05 4.31 0.0
4 2:00 1 10 NWE 19 Kordell Stewart pass complete to David Dunn for 9 yards 23 9 4.31 5.36 0.0
4 1:56 2 1 NWE 10 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Charles Johnson is intercepted by Steve Israel at NWE-6 and returned for 1 yard (tackle by Charles Johnson) 23 9 5.36 0.38 0.0
4 1:51 1 10 NWE 7 Drew Bledsoe up the middle for -2 yards 23 9 -0.38 -0.93 0.0
4 1:10 2 12 NWE 5 Drew Bledsoe up the middle for -1 yards 23 9 -0.93 -1.77 0.0
4 0:30 3 13 NWE 4 Drew Bledsoe up the middle for -1 yards 23 9 -1.77 -2.49 0.0
End of Regulation239-2.490
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).