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Pittsburgh Steelers 14 at New England Patriots 30

Monday, September 9, 2002
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Pittsburgh Steelers (10-5-1)700714
New England Patriots (9-7-0)7317330

Game Info
Stadium Gillette Stadium
Start Time (ET) 9:00pm
Roof outdoors
Surface grass
Weather 78 degrees relative humidity 60%, wind 8 mph
Vegas Line Pittsburgh Steelers -2.5
Over/Under 37.5 (over)
Officials
Referee Tony Corrente
Umpire Darrell Jenkins
Head Linesman Aaron Pointer
Field Judge Peter Morelli
Back Judge Don Carey
Side Judge Doug Toole
Line Judge Mark Steinkerchner

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

Pittsburgh Steelers
No Direction (25/38, 247 yards, 1 TD)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Mark Bruener 4 4 25 0
Plaxico Burress 6 1 11 0
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala 1 1 6 0
Dan Kreider 1 1 9 0
Terance Mathis 4 1 4 0
Antwaan Randle El 8 6 87 0
Jerame Tuman 1 0 0
Hines Ward 10 8 90 1
Amos Zereoue 3 3 15 0
New England Patriots
No Direction (29/43, 294 yards, 3 TD)
Player Tgt Catches Yds TD
Deion Branch 9 6 83 1
Troy Brown 7 6 22 0
Cam Cleeland 6 6 40 0
Marc Edwards 2 1 11 0
Christian Fauria 2 2 11 1
Daniel Graham 1 0 0
Donald Hayes 5 3 54 1
David Patten 8 4 70 0
J.R. Redmond 2 1 3 0
Antowain Smith 1 0 0

Rushing

Pittsburgh Steelers
LE (2 rushes, 11 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antwaan Randle El 1 9 0
Amos Zereoue 1 2 0
LT (4 rushes, 16 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 2 6 0
Kordell Stewart 1 7 0
Amos Zereoue 1 3 0
LG (1 rush, 0 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 0 0
MD (8 rushes, 43 yards, 1 TD)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 4 34 0
Kordell Stewart 4 9 1
RG (2 rushes, 8 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Amos Zereoue 2 8 0
RT (2 rushes, 4 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Kordell Stewart 1 4 0
Amos Zereoue 1 0 0
RE (4 rushes, -9 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 -5 0
Kordell Stewart 1 -5 0
Amos Zereoue 2 1 0
New England Patriots
LE (4 rushes, 28 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antowain Smith 4 28 0
LT (1 rush, 4 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antowain Smith 1 4 0
LG (2 rushes, 6 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antowain Smith 2 6 0
MD (9 rushes, 21 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Marc Edwards 1 3 0
Antowain Smith 8 18 0
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (1 rush, 5 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antowain Smith 1 5 0
RE (1 rush, -1 yards)
Player Att Yds TD
Antowain Smith 1 -1 0

Pittsburgh Steelers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 PIT 27 3 1:08 2 Interception View Drive »
2 1 12:57 PIT 20 1 0:06 0 Interception View Drive »
3 1 10:57 PIT 26 10 6:07 74 Touchdown View Drive »
4 1 0:56 PIT 23 8 4:34 31 Punt View Drive »
5 2 9:37 PIT 34 8 4:03 45 Missed FG View Drive »
6 2 2:23 PIT 28 5 1:58 1 Punt View Drive »
7 3 13:27 PIT 31 2 0:20 14 Fumble View Drive »
8 3 7:03 PIT 26 3 2:05 -1 Interception View Drive »
9 3 2:08 PIT 40 3 0:54 6 Punt View Drive »
10 4 14:10 PIT 8 3 1:39 -1 Punt View Drive »
11 4 9:32 PIT 22 7 3:04 22 Fumble View Drive »
12 4 6:20 NWE 47 4 1:38 -4 Punt View Drive »
13 4 2:55 PIT 34 11 2:55 66 Touchdown View Drive »

New England Patriots Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 13:52 PIT 46 3 0:55 6 Punt View Drive »
2 1 12:51 PIT 26 4 1:54 26 Touchdown View Drive »
3 1 4:50 NWE 34 7 3:54 8 Punt View Drive »
4 2 11:22 NWE 12 5 1:45 22 Punt View Drive »
5 2 5:34 NWE 29 9 3:11 44 Field Goal View Drive »
6 2 0:25 NWE 25 3 0:25 14 End of Half View Drive »
7 3 15:00 NWE 26 4 1:33 74 Touchdown View Drive »
8 3 13:07 PIT 49 9 6:04 49 Touchdown View Drive »
9 3 4:58 PIT 49 8 2:50 39 Field Goal View Drive »
10 3 1:14 NWE 20 4 2:04 30 Punt View Drive »
11 4 12:31 PIT 31 6 2:59 22 Field Goal View Drive »
12 4 6:28 PIT 44 1 0:08 0 Fumble View Drive »
13 4 4:42 NWE 12 3 1:47 5 Punt View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT NWE EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 68 yards, returned by Hank Poteat for 25 yards (tackle by Tebucky Jones) 0 0 0 0.74 0.0
1 14:54 1 10 PIT 27 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Steve Martin and Richard Seymour) 0 0 0.74 0.47 41.3
1 14:09 2 8 PIT 29 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress 0 0 0.47 -0.23 43.4
1 14:04 3 8 PIT 29 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Terance Mathis is intercepted by Terrell Buckley at NWE-48 and returned for 6 yards 0 0 -0.23 -2.52 50.2
1 13:52 1 10 PIT 46 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Antowain Smith 0 0 2.52 1.98 48.6
1 13:47 2 10 PIT 46 Antowain Smith up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Dewayne Washington) 0 0 1.98 2.08 48.9
1 13:10 3 4 PIT 40 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Donald Hayes 0 0 2.08 0.59 44.5
1 13:07 4 4 PIT 40 Ken Walter punts 40 yards, touchback 0 0 0.59 -0.28 41.9
1 12:57 1 10 PIT 20 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Jerame Tuman is intercepted by Mike Vrabel at PIT-26 0 0 0.28 -3.84 54.3
1 12:51 1 10 PIT 26 Tom Brady pass complete to Marc Edwards for 11 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers and Brent Alexander) 0 0 3.84 4.58 56.5
1 12:02 1 10 PIT 15 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten. Penalty on Chad Scott: Defensive Holding, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 4.58 4.91 57.7
1 11:57 1 10 PIT 10 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Daniel Graham 0 0 4.91 4.19 55.5
1 11:52 2 10 PIT 10 Antowain Smith up the middle for -4 yards (tackle by Casey Hampton and James Farrior) 0 0 4.19 3 51.9
1 11:13 3 14 PIT 14 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Troy Brown (defended by Chad Scott). Penalty on Joey Porter: Encroachment, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 3 3.36 53.1
1 11:07 3 9 PIT 9 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten. Penalty on Dewayne Washington: Defensive Holding, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 3.36 6.28 61.9
1 11:01 1 4 PIT 4 Tom Brady pass complete to Christian Fauria for 4 yards, touchdown 0 6 6.28 7 61.1
1 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 0 7 0 0 0.0
1 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 62 yards, returned by Lee Mays for 18 yards (tackle by Larry Izzo) 0 7 0 0.67 0.0
1 10:51 1 10 PIT 26 Jerome Bettis left guard for no gain (tackle by Roman Phifer and Willie McGinest) 0 7 0.67 0.13 63.7
1 10:07 2 10 PIT 26 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward. Penalty on Ty Law: Defensive Pass Interference, 23 yards (no play) 0 7 0.13 2.19 57.7
1 10:01 1 10 PIT 49 Kordell Stewart up the middle for -3 yards (tackle by Richard Seymour) 0 7 2.19 1.24 60.6
1 9:20 2 13 PIT 46 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 11 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer and Lawyer Milloy) 0 7 1.24 2.01 58.4
1 8:33 3 2 NWE 43 Kordell Stewart right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Tebucky Jones and Roman Phifer) 0 7 2.01 2.98 55.6
1 7:58 1 10 NWE 39 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Steve Martin and Richard Seymour) 0 7 2.98 2.71 56.5
1 7:18 2 8 NWE 37 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Tedy Bruschi) 0 7 2.71 2.41 57.6
1 6:39 3 5 NWE 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 10 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 0 7 2.41 3.97 52.8
1 6:11 1 10 NWE 24 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer and Lawyer Milloy) 0 7 3.97 3.84 53.3
1 5:27 2 7 NWE 21 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 8 yards (tackle by Ty Law and Tebucky Jones) 0 7 3.84 4.71 50.6
1 4:56 1 10 NWE 13 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 13 yards, touchdown 6 7 4.71 7 46.5
1 Todd Peterson kicks extra point good 7 7 0 0 0.0
1 PIT 30 Todd Peterson kicks off 65 yards, returned by Deion Branch for 29 yards (tackle by Lee Mays) 7 7 0 1.2 0.0
1 4:44 1 10 NWE 34 Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for 2 yards (tackle by Kendrell Bell) 7 7 1.2 0.93 46.3
1 4:11 2 8 NWE 36 Antowain Smith up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 7 7 0.93 0.76 45.8
1 3:22 3 4 NWE 40 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 5 yards (tackle by Chad Scott) 7 7 0.76 1.93 49.7
1 2:47 1 10 NWE 45 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten 7 7 1.93 1.38 48.0
1 2:43 2 10 NWE 45 Antowain Smith left end for 3 yards (tackle by Larry Foote and Brent Alexander). Penalty on Marc Edwards: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 7 7 1.38 0.44 44.9
1 2:16 2 17 NWE 38 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 1 yard (tackle by Joey Porter) 7 7 0.44 -0.1 43.1
1 1:35 3 16 NWE 39 Tom Brady pass complete to J.R. Redmond for 3 yards (tackle by Mike Logan and Rodney Bailey) 7 7 -0.1 -0.59 41.6
1 1:04 4 13 NWE 42 Ken Walter punts 35 yards, fair catch by Antwaan Randle El 7 7 -0.59 -0.48 41.9
1 0:56 1 10 PIT 23 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Dan Kreider for 9 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer and Bernard Holsey) 7 7 0.48 1.15 39.7
1 0:18 2 1 PIT 32 Amos Zereoue left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy and Rick Lyle) 7 7 1.15 1.27 39.4
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT NWE EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 1 10 PIT 35 Amos Zereoue right end for 1 yard (tackle by Ty Law and Roman Phifer) 7 7 1.27 0.86 40.7
2 14:14 2 9 PIT 36 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 8 yards (tackle by Rick Lyle and Tedy Bruschi) 7 7 0.86 1.22 39.6
2 13:50 3 1 PIT 44 Kordell Stewart up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Steve Martin and Willie McGinest) 7 7 1.22 1.93 37.2
2 13:13 1 10 PIT 45 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress 7 7 1.93 1.38 39.0
2 13:07 2 10 PIT 45 Amos Zereoue right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Roman Phifer and Steve Martin) 7 7 1.38 0.83 40.9
2 12:23 3 9 PIT 46 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 8 yards (tackle by Ty Law and Roman Phifer) 7 7 0.83 0.2 43.1
2 11:29 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 7 0 0
2 11:29 4 1 NWE 46 Josh Miller punts 34 yards, fair catch by Troy Brown 7 7 0.2 0.35 42.6
2 11:22 1 10 NWE 12 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 8 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 7 7 -0.35 0.29 44.9
2 10:52 2 2 NWE 20 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 5 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 7 7 0.29 0.61 46.1
2 10:21 1 10 NWE 25 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten 7 7 0.61 0.06 44.2
2 10:15 2 10 NWE 25 Tom Brady pass complete to Donald Hayes for 9 yards (tackle by Joey Porter) 7 7 0.06 0.56 46.0
2 9:50 3 1 NWE 34 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Deion Branch (defended by Joey Porter) 7 7 0.56 -1.11 40.0
2 9:47 4 1 NWE 34 Ken Walter punts 41 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for 9 yards (tackle by Matt Chatham) 7 7 -1.11 -1.2 39.7
2 9:37 1 10 PIT 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 17 yards (tackle by Terrell Buckley) 7 7 1.2 2.32 35.8
2 8:54 1 10 NWE 49 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 16 yards (tackle by Tebucky Jones and Ty Law) 7 7 2.32 3.38 32.2
2 8:11 1 10 NWE 33 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 8 yards (tackle by Victor Green) 7 7 3.38 3.92 30.4
2 7:31 2 2 NWE 25 Kordell Stewart up the middle for 10 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy and Roman Phifer) 7 7 3.92 4.58 28.2
2 6:58 1 10 NWE 15 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward. Penalty on Ty Law: Defensive Pass Interference, 14 yards (no play) 7 7 4.58 6.97 21.0
2 6:51 1 1 NWE 1 Jerome Bettis right guard for no gain. Penalty on Wayne Gandy: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 7 6.97 5.83 24.3
2 6:51 1 6 NWE 6 Kordell Stewart sacked by Tedy Bruschi for -1 yards 7 7 5.83 4.76 27.5
2 6:19 2 7 NWE 7 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress 7 7 4.76 3.81 30.6
2 6:09 3 7 NWE 7 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala for 6 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer and Lawyer Milloy). Penalty on Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala: Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards 7 7 3.81 2.38 35.5
2 5:41 4 16 NWE 16 Penalty on Kimo von Oelhoffen: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 7 2.38 2.06 36.6
2 5:39 4 21 NWE 21 Todd Peterson 39 yard field goal no good 7 7 2.06 -0.87 47.6
2 5:34 1 10 NWE 29 Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for 1 yard (tackle by Aaron Smith and Lee Flowers) 7 7 0.87 0.46 46.1
2 5:06 2 9 NWE 30 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 10 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Larry Foote) 7 7 0.46 1.6 50.5
2 4:25 1 10 NWE 40 Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for 4 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 7 7 1.6 1.59 50.6
2 3:53 2 6 NWE 44 Tom Brady pass complete to David Patten for 11 yards 7 7 1.59 2.59 54.6
2 3:29 1 10 PIT 45 Tom Brady pass complete to David Patten for 11 yards (tackle by Chad Scott) 7 7 2.59 3.31 57.5
2 3:06 1 10 PIT 34 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Deion Branch 7 7 3.31 2.77 55.5
2 3:03 2 10 PIT 34 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 7 yards (tackle by Joey Porter) 7 7 2.77 3.01 56.5
2 2:32 3 3 PIT 27 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Troy Brown 7 7 3.01 1.77 51.7
2 2:27 4 3 PIT 27 Adam Vinatieri 45 yard field goal good 7 10 1.77 3 56.6
2 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 63 yards, returned by Lee Mays for 21 yards (tackle by Larry Izzo) 7 10 0 0.81 0.0
2 2:17 1 10 PIT 28 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El 7 10 0.81 0.26 55.6
2 2:13 2 10 PIT 28 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Plaxico Burress for 11 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 7 10 0.26 1.53 50.5
2 2:00 1 10 PIT 39 Kordell Stewart sacked by Ty Law for -5 yards 7 10 1.53 0.31 55.5
2 1:33 2 15 PIT 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Amos Zereoue for no gain 7 10 0.31 -0.36 58.3
2 0:43 Timeout #2 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 10 0 0
2 0:43 3 15 PIT 34 Kordell Stewart right end for -5 yards (tackle by Otis Smith) 7 10 -0.36 -1.44 62.9
2 0:33 Timeout #1 by New England Patriots 7 10 0 0
2 0:33 4 20 PIT 29 Josh Miller punts 46 yards, fair catch by Troy Brown 7 10 -1.44 -0.61 59.6
2 0:25 1 10 NWE 25 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 17 yards (tackle by Deshea Townsend) 7 10 0.61 1.73 64.1
2 0:19 1 10 NWE 42 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for J.R. Redmond 7 10 1.73 1.19 62.0
2 0:13 2 10 NWE 42 Tom Brady sacked for -3 yards 7 10 1.19 0.1 57.2
End of Half7100.10
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT NWE EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 PIT 30 Todd Peterson kicks off 66 yards, returned by Deion Branch for 22 yards (tackle by John Fiala) 7 10 0 0.67 0.0
3 14:55 1 10 NWE 26 Tom Brady sacked for -11 yards 7 10 0.67 -1.5 51.1
3 14:28 2 21 NWE 15 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 8 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 7 10 -1.5 -0.96 53.4
3 13:53 3 13 NWE 23 Tom Brady pass complete to David Patten for 37 yards 7 10 -0.96 2.92 69.3
3 13:36 1 10 PIT 40 Tom Brady pass complete to Donald Hayes for 40 yards, touchdown 7 16 2.92 7 79.9
3 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 7 17 0 0 0.0
3 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 64 yards, returned by Lee Mays for 25 yards (tackle by Matt Chatham) 7 17 0 1 0.0
3 13:18 1 10 PIT 31 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress (defended by Victor Green) 7 17 1 0.46 81.7
3 13:15 2 10 PIT 31 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Victor Green). Jerome Bettis fumbles (forced by Victor Green), recovered by Victor Green at PIT-49 (tackle by Mark Bruener) 7 17 0.46 -2.32 88.6
3 13:07 1 10 PIT 49 Tom Brady pass complete to Donald Hayes for 5 yards (tackle by Dewayne Washington) 7 17 2.32 2.46 89.0
3 12:24 2 5 PIT 44 Marc Edwards right guard for no gain (tackle by Larry Foote and Aaron Smith). Penalty on Joe Andruzzi: Offensive Holding, 11 yards (no play) 7 17 2.46 0.97 86.0
3 12:01 2 16 NWE 45 Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for -1 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 7 17 0.97 0.17 84.1
3 11:20 3 17 NWE 44 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Troy Brown. NWE challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned. Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for 19 yards 7 17 0.17 3.12 91.1
3 10:56 1 10 PIT 37 Antowain Smith left tackle for 4 yards 7 17 3.12 3.11 91.3
3 10:18 2 6 PIT 33 Antowain Smith up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Jason Gildon) 7 17 3.11 2.81 91.0
3 9:39 3 3 PIT 30 Antowain Smith right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Mike Logan and Kendrell Bell) 7 17 2.81 3.91 93.2
3 8:55 1 10 PIT 25 Troy Brown left end for -3 yards. Penalty on Christian Fauria: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 7 17 3.91 3.25 92.5
3 8:34 1 20 PIT 35 Tom Brady pass complete to Christian Fauria for 7 yards (tackle by Joey Porter and James Farrior) 7 17 3.25 2.96 92.2
3 7:51 2 13 PIT 28 Tom Brady pass complete to Cam Cleeland for 6 yards (tackle by Lee Flowers) 7 17 2.96 3.07 92.7
3 7:10 3 7 PIT 22 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 22 yards, touchdown 7 23 3.07 7 96.7
3 Adam Vinatieri kicks extra point good 7 24 0 0 0.0
3 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 64 yards, returned by Lee Mays for 20 yards (tackle by Larry Izzo) 7 24 0 0.67 0.0
3 6:58 1 10 PIT 26 Antwaan Randle El left end for 9 yards (tackle by Otis Smith) 7 24 0.67 1.35 96.5
3 6:19 2 1 PIT 35 Jerome Bettis right end for -5 yards (tackle by Willie McGinest) 7 24 1.35 -0.03 97.8
3 5:35 3 6 PIT 30 Penalty on Marvel Smith: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 24 -0.03 -0.69 98.4
3 5:13 3 11 PIT 25 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress. Penalty on Alan Faneca: Offensive Holding (Offsetting), Penalty on Otis Smith: Defensive Holding (Offsetting) (no play) 7 24 -0.69 -0.69 98.4
3 5:07 3 11 PIT 25 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward is intercepted by Terrell Buckley at PIT-47 and returned for -2 yards (tackle by Hines Ward) 7 24 -0.69 -2.32 99.1
3 4:58 1 10 PIT 49 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten 7 24 2.32 1.78 99.0
3 4:52 2 10 PIT 49 Antowain Smith left guard for 5 yards (tackle by Brent Alexander and Jason Gildon) 7 24 1.78 1.75 99.0
3 4:09 3 5 PIT 44 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Deion Branch. Penalty on Deshea Townsend: Defensive Pass Interference, 7 yards (no play) 7 24 1.75 3.12 99.4
3 4:05 1 10 PIT 37 Marc Edwards up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Joey Porter and Rodney Bailey) 7 24 3.12 2.98 99.4
3 3:30 2 7 PIT 34 Antowain Smith left end for 25 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon and Chad Scott) 7 24 2.98 5.14 99.8
3 3:01 1 9 PIT 9 Antowain Smith right end for -1 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Chad Scott) 7 24 5.14 4.19 99.7
3 2:21 2 10 PIT 10 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Marc Edwards 7 24 4.19 3.13 99.6
3 2:17 3 10 PIT 10 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for David Patten (defended by Dewayne Washington) 7 24 3.13 2.76 99.6
3 2:12 4 10 PIT 10 Adam Vinatieri 28 yard field goal good 7 27 2.76 3 99.6
3 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 59 yards 7 27 0 1.6 0.0
3 2:08 1 10 PIT 40 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress 7 27 1.6 1.05 99.4
3 2:01 2 10 PIT 40 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 6 yards (tackle by Lawyer Milloy) 7 27 1.05 1.16 99.4
3 1:33 3 4 PIT 46 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Terance Mathis (defended by Willie McGinest) 7 27 1.16 -0.32 99.7
3 1:27 4 4 PIT 46 Josh Miller punts 54 yards, touchback 7 27 -0.32 -0.28 99.7
3 1:14 1 10 NWE 20 Tom Brady pass complete to David Patten for 11 yards (tackle by Dewayne Washington). Penalty on Dewayne Washington: Face Mask (15 Yards), 15 yards 7 27 0.28 1.99 99.9
3 0:44 1 10 NWE 46 Antowain Smith up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Brent Alexander) 7 27 1.99 2.13 99.9
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT NWE EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 2 5 PIT 49 Antowain Smith up the middle for -1 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon and Chad Scott) 7 27 2.13 1.29 99.9
4 14:23 3 6 NWE 50 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Deion Branch 7 27 1.29 -0.06 99.8
4 14:18 4 6 NWE 50 Ken Walter punts 42 yards, fair catch by Antwaan Randle El 7 27 -0.06 0.38 99.9
4 14:10 1 10 PIT 8 Amos Zereoue left end for 2 yards (tackle by Jarvis Green and Mike Vrabel) 7 27 -0.38 -0.63 99.9
4 13:30 2 8 PIT 10 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 7 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer and Richard Seymour) 7 27 -0.63 -0.37 99.9
4 12:48 3 1 PIT 17 Kordell Stewart sacked by Richard Seymour for -10 yards 7 27 -0.37 -2.49 100.0
4 12:37 4 11 PIT 7 Josh Miller punts 24 yards 7 27 -2.49 -3.51 100.0
4 12:31 1 10 PIT 31 Antowain Smith left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Casey Hampton and James Farrior) 7 27 3.51 3.1 100.0
4 11:53 2 9 PIT 30 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 19 yards 7 27 3.1 4.84 100.0
4 11:36 1 10 PIT 11 Antowain Smith up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Casey Hampton and Kendrell Bell). Penalty on Adrian Klemm: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 7 27 4.84 4.17 100.0
4 11:10 1 20 PIT 21 Tom Brady pass complete to Troy Brown for -3 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon) 7 27 4.17 2.53 100.0
4 10:26 2 23 PIT 24 Tom Brady pass complete to Deion Branch for 15 yards (tackle by Hank Poteat) 7 27 2.53 3.53 100.0
4 9:39 3 8 PIT 9 Tom Brady pass incomplete intended for Donald Hayes 7 27 3.53 2.83 100.0
4 9:35 4 8 PIT 9 Adam Vinatieri 27 yard field goal good 7 30 2.83 3 100.0
4 NWE 30 Adam Vinatieri kicks off 68 yards, returned by Hank Poteat for 20 yards (tackle by Tebucky Jones) 7 30 0 0.41 0.0
4 9:24 1 10 PIT 22 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 3 yards (tackle by Victor Green) 7 30 0.41 0.27 100.0
4 8:55 2 7 PIT 25 Amos Zereoue right end for no gain (tackle by Willie McGinest) 7 30 0.27 -0.43 100.0
4 8:29 3 7 PIT 25 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Mark Bruener for 7 yards (tackle by Mike Vrabel and Richard Seymour) 7 30 -0.43 1.07 100.0
4 8:02 1 10 PIT 32 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 11 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 7 30 1.07 1.8 100.0
4 7:30 1 10 PIT 43 Kordell Stewart left tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Roman Phifer) 7 30 1.8 2.2 100.0
4 7:01 2 3 NWE 50 Amos Zereoue right guard for 7 yards (tackle by Bernard Holsey) 7 30 2.2 2.72 100.0
4 6:37 1 10 NWE 43 Kordell Stewart sacked by Jarvis Green for -12 yards. Kordell Stewart fumbles (forced by Jarvis Green), recovered by Roman Phifer at PIT-44 7 30 2.72 -2.65 100.0
4 6:28 1 10 PIT 44 Antowain Smith left end for no gain (tackle by Lee Flowers). Antowain Smith fumbles (forced by Lee Flowers), recovered by Lee Flowers at 50 and returned for 3 yards (tackle by Matt Light) 7 30 2.65 -2.46 100.0
4 6:20 1 10 NWE 47 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 20 yards (tackle by Terrell Buckley) 7 30 2.46 3.78 100.0
4 5:48 1 10 NWE 27 Amos Zereoue right tackle for no gain (tackle by Mike Vrabel and Willie McGinest) 7 30 3.78 3.23 100.0
4 5:22 2 10 NWE 27 Kordell Stewart sacked by Willie McGinest for -11 yards. Kordell Stewart fumbles (forced by Willie McGinest), recovered by Roman Phifer at NWE-42 and returned for 58 yards, touchdown. PIT challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned. Kordell Stewart sacked by Willie McGinest for -73 yards. Penalty on PIT: Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 15 yards 7 30 3.23 -0.63 100.0
4 5:01 Timeout #1 by New England Patriots 7 30 0 0
4 5:01 3 34 PIT 49 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Terance Mathis (defended by Steve Martin) 7 30 -0.63 -0.13 100.0
4 4:55 4 34 PIT 49 Josh Miller punts 39 yards, returned by Troy Brown for 10 yards (tackle by James Farrior). Penalty on Ty Law: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 7 30 -0.13 0.35 100.0
4 4:42 1 10 NWE 12 Antowain Smith up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Joey Porter) 7 30 -0.35 -0.5 100.0
4 3:59 2 7 NWE 15 Antowain Smith up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Jason Gildon and Casey Hampton) 7 30 -0.5 -0.84 100.0
4 3:15 3 5 NWE 17 Antowain Smith left end for no gain 7 30 -0.84 -2.32 100.0
4 3:06 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 30 0 0
4 3:06 4 5 NWE 17 Ken Walter punts 39 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for no gain. Penalty on Lee Mays: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 7 30 -2.32 -1.2 100.0
4 2:55 1 10 PIT 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 9 yards (tackle by Ty Law) 7 30 1.2 1.87 100.0
4 2:28 2 1 PIT 43 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Terance Mathis for 4 yards (tackle by Terrell Buckley) 7 30 1.87 2.06 100.0
4 2:01 1 10 PIT 47 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 14 yards (tackle by Antwan Harris) 7 30 2.06 2.98 100.0
4 1:52 1 10 NWE 39 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Plaxico Burress. Penalty on Jeff Hartings: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 7 30 2.98 2.32 100.0
4 1:46 1 20 NWE 49 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El 7 30 2.32 1.09 100.0
4 1:43 2 20 NWE 49 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward. Penalty on Wayne Gandy: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 7 30 1.09 -0.26 100.0
4 1:37 2 30 PIT 41 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Hines Ward for 15 yards (tackle by Tedy Bruschi and Rick Lyle) 7 30 -0.26 1.09 100.0
4 1:01 3 15 NWE 44 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Amos Zereoue for 10 yards (tackle by Jarvis Green) 7 30 1.09 1.07 100.0
4 0:50 Timeout #2 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 30 0 0
4 0:49 4 5 NWE 34 Kordell Stewart pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 27 yards (tackle by Ben Kelly and Antwan Harris) 7 30 1.07 5.6 100.0
4 0:39 Timeout #3 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 30 0 0
4 0:39 1 7 NWE 7 Kordell Stewart pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 7 30 5.6 4.76 100.0
4 0:29 2 7 NWE 7 Antwaan Randle El pass complete to Amos Zereoue for 5 yards (tackle by Bernard Holsey and Jarvis Green) 7 30 4.76 4.95 100.0
4 0:06 3 2 NWE 2 Kordell Stewart for 1 yard (tackle by Ty Law) 7 30 4.95 3.55 100.0
4 0:04 Timeout #2 by New England Patriots 7 30 0 0
4 0:04 4 1 NWE 1 Kordell Stewart up the middle for 1 yard, touchdown 13 30 3.55 7 100.0
4 Todd Peterson kicks extra point good 14 30 0 0 0.0
End of Regulation143000
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).