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New England Patriots 52 at Buffalo Bills 28

Sunday, September 30, 2012
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New England Patriots (12-4-0)70143152
Buffalo Bills (6-10-0)0147728

Game Info
Stadium Ralph Wilson Stadium
Start Time 1:02pm
Surface a_turf
Duration 3:17
Attendance 70,684
Weather 58 degrees, relative humidity 72%, wind 7 mph
Vegas Line New England Patriots -4.5
Over/Under 48.5 (over)
Officials
Referee John Parry
Umpire Dan Ferrell
Head Linesman Derick Bowers
Field Judge Scott Edwards
Back Judge Perry Paganelli
Side Judge Ronald Torbert
Line Judge Rusty Baynes

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

Starting Lineups

Pass Targets

New England Patriots
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (0/0, 0 yards)Short Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Short Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Buffalo Bills
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (0/0, 0 yards)Short Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Short Right (0/0, 0 yards)

Rushing

New England Patriots
LE (0 rushes, 0 yards)LT (0 rushes, 0 yards)LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (0 rushes, 0 yards)RE (0 rushes, 0 yards)
Buffalo Bills
LE (0 rushes, 0 yards)LT (0 rushes, 0 yards)LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (0 rushes, 0 yards)RE (0 rushes, 0 yards)

Pass Tackles

New England Patriots
Deep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Short LeftShort MiddleShort Right
Buffalo Bills
Deep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Short LeftShort MiddleShort Right

Rush Tackles

New England Patriots
LELTLG
MD
RGRTRE
Buffalo Bills
LELTLG
MD
RGRTRE

New England Patriots Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 9:56 NWE 10 7 3:07 90 Touchdown View Drive »
2 1 4:06 BUF 49 3 0:48 8 Punt View Drive »
3 1 0:42 NWE 29 5 2:01 20 Punt View Drive »
4 2 12:56 BUF 42 5 1:40 11 Missed FG View Drive »
5 2 10:00 NWE 9 1 0:09 15 Fumble View Drive »
6 2 9:43 NWE 19 11 4:01 57 Missed FG View Drive »
7 2 3:30 NWE 20 3 1:15 7 Fumble View Drive »
8 2 1:11 NWE 4 2 1:11 14 End of Half View Drive »
9 3 15:00 NWE 20 4 1:15 28 Punt View Drive »
10 3 11:08 NWE 20 8 2:58 80 Touchdown View Drive »
11 3 7:12 NWE 15 8 3:19 85 Touchdown View Drive »
12 3 1:56 NWE 37 5 2:01 63 Touchdown View Drive »
13 4 13:26 BUF 42 6 1:44 42 Touchdown View Drive »
14 4 11:19 BUF 12 2 0:50 12 Touchdown View Drive »
15 4 6:32 BUF 48 6 2:30 48 Touchdown View Drive »
16 4 3:54 BUF 19 4 1:58 7 Field Goal View Drive »

Buffalo Bills Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 BUF 20 8 5:04 39 Punt View Drive »
2 1 6:49 BUF 20 6 2:43 23 Interception View Drive »
3 1 3:18 BUF 6 4 2:36 25 Punt View Drive »
4 2 13:41 BUF 2 2 0:45 2 Interception View Drive »
5 2 11:16 BUF 39 4 1:16 10 Punt View Drive »
6 2 9:51 NWE 24 1 0:08 24 Touchdown View Drive »
7 2 5:42 BUF 32 5 2:12 68 Touchdown View Drive »
8 2 2:15 NWE 21 5 1:04 19 Fumble View Drive »
9 3 13:45 BUF 17 5 2:37 83 Touchdown View Drive »
10 3 8:10 BUF 20 3 0:58 1 Punt View Drive »
11 3 3:53 BUF 20 4 1:57 15 Punt View Drive »
12 4 14:55 BUF 21 3 1:29 21 Fumble View Drive »
13 4 11:42 BUF 20 3 0:23 -5 Interception View Drive »
14 4 10:29 BUF 20 11 3:57 80 Touchdown View Drive »
15 4 4:02 BUF 20 1 0:08 0 Interception View Drive »
16 4 1:56 BUF 20 4 1:56 23 End of Game View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE BUF EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 15:00 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 65 yards, touchback 0 0 0 0.28 37.7
1 15:00 1 10 BUF 20 Fred Jackson up the middle for 11 yards (tackle by Jerod Mayo and Rob Ninkovich) 0 0 0.28 1 39.7
1 14:21 1 10 BUF 31 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to T.J. Graham for 10 yards (tackle by Steve Gregory) 0 0 1 1.66 41.7
1 13:56 1 10 BUF 41 Fred Jackson left end for no gain (tackle by Rob Ninkovich and Jerod Mayo) 0 0 1.66 1.12 40.2
1 13:15 2 10 BUF 41 Ryan Fitzpatrick for 7 yards 0 0 1.12 1.36 41.0
1 12:38 3 3 BUF 48 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to Scott Chandler for 6 yards (tackle by Jerod Mayo and Patrick Chung) 0 0 1.36 2.52 44.6
1 11:58 1 10 NWE 46 Fred Jackson right guard for 5 yards (tackle by Chandler Jones and Jerod Mayo) 0 0 2.52 2.65 45.1
1 11:18 2 5 NWE 41 Fred Jackson up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Jerod Mayo and Chandler Jones) 0 0 2.65 2.35 44.3
1 10:37 3 2 NWE 38 Fred Jackson left guard for -3 yards (tackle by Chandler Jones) 0 0 2.35 0.53 38.9
1 10:04 4 5 NWE 41 Shawn Powell punts 31 yards, fair catch by Wes Welker 0 0 0.53 0.38 38.6
1 9:56 1 10 NWE 10 Tom Brady pass complete short right to Daniel Fells for 18 yards (tackle by Jairus Byrd) 0 0 -0.38 0.81 35.1
1 9:33 1 10 NWE 28 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Shane Vereen for 5 yards (tackle by Justin Rogers and Jairus Byrd) 0 0 0.81 0.94 34.8
1 8:57 2 5 NWE 33 Tom Brady pass complete deep right to Rob Gronkowski for 41 yards (tackle by Justin Rogers) 0 0 0.94 3.84 26.8
1 8:16 1 10 BUF 26 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Rob Gronkowski for 7 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott and Stephon Gilmore) 0 0 3.84 4.27 25.7
1 7:43 2 3 BUF 19 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Mario Williams) 0 0 4.27 4.58 24.9
1 7:16 1 10 BUF 15 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Wes Welker for 9 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett) 0 0 4.58 5.6 22.4
1 6:52 2 1 BUF 6 Stevan Ridley left tackle for 6 yards, touchdown 6 0 5.6 7 21.5
1 6:52 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 7 0 0 0 19.2
1 6:49 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 65 yards, out of bounds 7 0 0 0.28 19.8
1 6:49 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short right to T.J. Graham for 8 yards (tackle by Devin McCourty) 7 0 0.28 0.81 21.0
1 6:24 2 2 BUF 28 C.J. Spiller right tackle for -4 yards (tackle by Dont'a Hightower) 7 0 0.81 -0.43 18.3
1 5:49 3 6 BUF 24 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to Steve Johnson for 16 yards (tackle by Patrick Chung) 7 0 -0.43 1.6 22.9
1 5:22 1 10 BUF 40 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to C.J. Spiller for 3 yards (tackle by Rob Ninkovich) 7 0 1.6 1.46 22.5
1 4:42 2 7 BUF 43 Ryan Fitzpatrick sacked by Dont'a Hightower for 0 yards 7 0 1.46 0.76 20.8
1 4:13 3 7 BUF 43 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short middle intended for Steve Johnson is intercepted by Jerod Mayo at BUF-49 7 0 0.76 -2.32 14.3
1 4:06 1 10 BUF 49 Tom Brady pass incomplete short right intended for Rob Gronkowski (defended by Marcell Dareus) 7 0 2.32 1.78 15.3
1 4:00 2 10 BUF 49 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 8 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett) 7 0 1.78 2.15 14.6
1 3:30 3 2 BUF 41 Tom Brady pass incomplete short left intended for Brandon Lloyd 7 0 2.15 0.53 17.8
1 3:26 4 2 BUF 41 Zoltan Mesko punts 35 yards 7 0 0.53 0.38 18.1
1 3:18 1 10 BUF 6 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to Dorin Dickerson for 24 yards (tackle by Steve Gregory) 7 0 -0.38 0.94 21.1
1 2:32 1 10 BUF 30 Fred Jackson up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Kyle Love and Patrick Chung) 7 0 0.94 1.07 21.4
1 1:57 2 5 BUF 35 Fred Jackson right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Tavon Wilson) 7 0 1.07 0.5 20.0
1 1:15 3 4 BUF 36 Ryan Fitzpatrick sacked by Chandler Jones for -5 yards 7 0 0.5 -1.31 15.9
1 0:53 4 9 BUF 31 Shawn Powell punts 54 yards, returned by Wes Welker for 14 yards (tackle by Chris White) 7 0 -1.31 -0.87 16.8
1 0:42 1 10 NWE 29 Tom Brady pass incomplete deep left intended for Brandon Lloyd (defended by Stephon Gilmore) 7 0 0.87 0.33 18.0
1 0:36 2 10 NWE 29 Brandon Bolden left tackle for 12 yards (tackle by George Wilson) 7 0 0.33 1.66 15.2
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE BUF EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 1 10 NWE 41 Tom Brady pass incomplete short right intended for Wes Welker 7 0 1.66 1.12 16.2
2 14:55 2 10 NWE 41 Brandon Bolden left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott) 7 0 1.12 0.7 17.1
2 14:27 3 8 NWE 43 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Danny Woodhead for 6 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett and Jairus Byrd) 7 0 0.7 -0.13 18.9
2 13:52 4 2 NWE 49 Zoltan Mesko punts 49 yards 7 0 -0.13 0.38 17.7
2 13:41 1 10 BUF 2 C.J. Spiller left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Kyle Arrington) 7 0 -0.38 -0.63 17.1
2 13:04 Timeout #1 by New England Patriots 7 0 0 0
2 13:04 2 8 BUF 4 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep right intended for T.J. Graham is intercepted by Devin McCourty at BUF-42 7 0 -0.63 -2.79 12.7
2 12:56 1 10 BUF 42 Brandon Bolden right guard for 12 yards (tackle by Stephon Gilmore and Jairus Byrd) 7 0 2.79 3.58 11.3
2 12:18 1 10 BUF 30 Tom Brady pass incomplete short right intended for Rob Gronkowski 7 0 3.58 3.03 12.1
2 12:09 2 10 BUF 30 Brandon Bolden right guard for -1 yards (tackle by Kyle Williams) 7 0 3.03 2.21 13.6
2 11:27 3 11 BUF 31 Tom Brady pass incomplete deep left intended for Brandon Lloyd (defended by Aaron Williams) 7 0 2.21 1.32 15.4
2 11:21 4 11 BUF 31 Stephen Gostkowski 49 yard field goal no good 7 0 1.32 -1.53 22.2
2 11:16 1 10 BUF 39 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to Scott Chandler for 12 yards (tackle by Patrick Chung) 7 0 1.53 2.32 24.3
2 10:41 1 10 NWE 49 Fred Jackson right tackle for -2 yards (tackle by Devin McCourty). Penalty on Erik Pears: Offensive Holding (Declined) 7 0 2.32 1.51 22.1
2 10:18 2 12 BUF 49 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep left intended for T.J. Graham 7 0 1.51 0.83 20.2
2 10:13 3 12 BUF 49 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short middle intended for Scott Chandler 7 0 0.83 -0.13 17.9
2 10:07 4 12 BUF 49 Shawn Powell punts 42 yards, fair catch by Wes Welker 7 0 -0.13 0.38 19.1
2 10:00 1 10 NWE 9 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Rob Gronkowski for 15 yards (tackle by Jairus Byrd). Rob Gronkowski fumbles (forced by Jairus Byrd), recovered by Jairus Byrd at NWE-24 (tackle by Rob Gronkowski) 7 0 -0.38 -3.97 29.2
2 9:51 1 10 NWE 24 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete deep right to Scott Chandler for 24 yards, touchdown 7 6 3.97 7 35.8
2 9:51 Rian Lindell kicks extra point good 7 7 0 0 39.3
2 9:43 BUF 35 John Potter kicks off 66 yards, returned by Devin McCourty for 20 yards (tackle by Johnny White) 7 7 0 0.15 38.8
2 9:38 1 10 NWE 19 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Wes Welker for 9 yards (tackle by Stephon Gilmore) 7 7 0.15 0.88 36.2
2 9:27 2 1 NWE 28 Stevan Ridley left guard for 9 yards (tackle by Stephon Gilmore and Mark Anderson) 7 7 0.88 1.4 34.5
2 9:02 1 10 NWE 37 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Aaron Williams and Bryan Scott) 7 7 1.4 1.8 33.2
2 8:40 2 3 NWE 44 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Jairus Byrd and Nick Barnett) 7 7 1.8 2.26 31.7
2 8:15 1 10 50 Shane Vereen up the middle for no gain (tackle by Nick Barnett and Bryan Scott) 7 7 2.26 1.71 33.5
2 7:45 2 10 50 Tom Brady pass incomplete short middle intended for Shane Vereen 7 7 1.71 1.03 35.9
2 7:41 3 10 50 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Brandon Lloyd for 17 yards (tackle by Stephon Gilmore) 7 7 1.03 3.38 28.0
2 6:57 1 10 BUF 33 Tom Brady pass incomplete short left intended for Rob Gronkowski 7 7 3.38 2.84 29.8
2 6:52 2 10 BUF 33 Stevan Ridley left guard for 8 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett) 7 7 2.84 3.2 28.6
2 6:29 3 2 BUF 25 Stevan Ridley left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Bryan Scott and Nick Barnett) 7 7 3.2 2.02 32.5
2 5:46 Timeout #2 by New England Patriots 7 7 0 0
2 5:46 4 1 BUF 24 Stephen Gostkowski 42 yard field goal no good 7 7 2.02 -1.07 43.8
2 5:42 1 10 BUF 32 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short right to T.J. Graham for 7 yards (tackle by Brandon Spikes) 7 7 1.07 1.47 45.4
2 5:25 2 3 BUF 39 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short right to Fred Jackson for no gain 7 7 1.47 0.76 42.7
2 4:40 3 3 BUF 39 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete deep left to Fred Jackson for 34 yards (tackle by Stevan Ridley) 7 7 0.76 3.78 54.6
2 4:00 1 10 NWE 27 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Devin McCourty) 7 7 3.78 4.18 56.4
2 3:35 2 3 NWE 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete deep middle to Scott Chandler for 20 yards, touchdown 7 13 4.18 7 63.5
2 3:35 Rian Lindell kicks extra point good 7 14 0 0 67.2
2 3:30 BUF 35 John Potter kicks off 65 yards, touchback 7 14 0 0.28 66.2
2 3:30 1 10 NWE 20 Stevan Ridley right guard for no gain (tackle by Bryan Scott) 7 14 0.28 -0.27 68.2
2 2:59 2 10 NWE 20 Tom Brady sacked by Marcell Dareus and Kyle Williams for -7 yards 7 14 -0.27 -2.19 74.9
2 2:24 3 17 NWE 13 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Wes Welker for 14 yards (tackle by Jairus Byrd). Wes Welker fumbles (forced by Jairus Byrd), recovered by Bryan Scott at NWE-29 and returned for 8 yards (tackle by Ryan Wendell) 7 14 -2.19 -4.17 81.1
2 2:15 1 10 NWE 21 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short left intended for Scott Chandler (defended by Patrick Chung) 7 14 4.17 3.63 79.7
2 2:10 2 10 NWE 21 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep middle intended for Steve Johnson 7 14 3.63 2.94 77.7
2 2:06 3 10 NWE 21 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to Brad Smith for 14 yards (tackle by Tavon Wilson) 7 14 2.94 5.6 85.0
2 1:59 1 7 NWE 7 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Brandon Spikes and Kyle Love) 7 14 5.6 5.34 84.4
2 1:19 2 4 NWE 4 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Vince Wilfork). C.J. Spiller fumbles (forced by Vince Wilfork), recovered by Vince Wilfork at NWE-2 and returned for 2 yards (tackle by Ryan Fitzpatrick) 7 14 5.34 0.38 69.7
2 1:11 1 10 NWE 4 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 9 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Stephon Gilmore) 7 14 -0.38 -0.12 68.9
2 0:43 2 1 NWE 13 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Mark Anderson and Nick Barnett) 7 14 -0.12 0.04 68.7
End of Half7140.040
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE BUF EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 15:00 BUF 35 John Potter kicks off 73 yards, touchback 7 14 0 0.28 68.1
3 15:00 1 10 NWE 20 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Wes Welker for 26 yards (tackle by Jairus Byrd) 7 14 0.28 1.99 61.4
3 14:38 1 10 NWE 46 Brandon Bolden up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott and Nick Barnett) 7 14 1.99 1.72 62.7
3 14:07 2 8 NWE 48 Tom Brady pass incomplete deep left intended for Rob Gronkowski (defended by Stephon Gilmore) 7 14 1.72 1.03 65.7
3 13:58 3 8 NWE 48 Tom Brady pass incomplete short middle intended for Wes Welker (defended by Kyle Williams) 7 14 1.03 -0.19 70.4
3 13:54 4 8 NWE 48 Zoltan Mesko punts 35 yards, fair catch by Leodis McKelvin 7 14 -0.19 0.06 69.5
3 13:45 1 10 BUF 17 Fred Jackson left tackle for no gain (tackle by Tracy White) 7 14 -0.06 -0.58 67.6
3 13:06 2 10 BUF 17 Penalty on Erik Pears: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 7 14 -0.58 -1.15 65.8
3 12:45 2 15 BUF 12 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short middle intended for Scott Chandler (defended by Brandon Spikes) 7 14 -1.15 -2.01 62.5
3 12:40 3 15 BUF 12 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to Fred Jackson for 16 yards (tackle by Kyle Arrington) 7 14 -2.01 0.81 73.5
3 11:56 1 10 BUF 28 Fred Jackson left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Vince Wilfork) 7 14 0.81 0.8 73.9
3 11:18 2 6 BUF 32 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to Donald Jones for 68 yards, touchdown 7 20 0.8 7 89.2
3 11:18 Rian Lindell kicks extra point good 7 21 0 0 91.1
3 11:08 BUF 35 John Potter kicks off 65 yards, touchback 7 21 0 0.28 90.7
3 11:08 1 10 NWE 20 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Brandon Bolden for 11 yards (tackle by Stephon Gilmore) 7 21 0.28 1 89.3
3 10:41 1 10 NWE 31 Brandon Bolden right guard for 27 yards (tackle by George Wilson) 7 21 1 2.79 85.4
3 10:11 1 10 BUF 42 Brandon Bolden right tackle for 13 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett and Aaron Williams) 7 21 2.79 3.64 83.4
3 9:47 1 10 BUF 29 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Jairus Byrd) 7 21 3.64 4.05 82.5
3 9:22 2 3 BUF 22 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott) 7 21 4.05 4.37 81.8
3 8:54 1 10 BUF 18 Tom Brady pass incomplete short middle intended for Rob Gronkowski 7 21 4.37 3.8 83.9
3 8:51 2 10 BUF 18 Stevan Ridley left guard for 1 yard (tackle by Bryan Scott and Marcell Dareus) 7 21 3.8 3.17 85.6
3 8:18 3 9 BUF 17 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Danny Woodhead for 17 yards, touchdown 13 21 3.17 7 77.2
3 8:18 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 14 21 0 0 73.4
3 8:10 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 68 yards, touchback 14 21 0 0.28 74.6
3 8:10 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep right intended for T.J. Graham 14 21 0.28 -0.27 72.5
3 8:05 2 10 BUF 20 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Vince Wilfork) 14 21 -0.27 -0.82 70.3
3 7:24 3 9 BUF 21 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short right intended for Scott Chandler 14 21 -0.82 -1.96 65.8
3 7:19 4 9 BUF 21 Shawn Powell punts 54 yards, out of bounds. Penalty on Tavon Wilson: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 14 21 -1.96 0.22 75.0
3 7:12 1 10 NWE 15 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Wes Welker for 13 yards (tackle by Justin Rogers) 14 21 -0.22 0.81 71.0
3 6:57 1 10 NWE 28 Stevan Ridley left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Marcell Dareus and Alex Carrington) 14 21 0.81 0.53 72.3
3 6:24 2 8 NWE 30 Tom Brady pass complete short middle to Wes Welker for 14 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott) 14 21 0.53 1.86 67.0
3 5:53 1 10 NWE 44 Brandon Bolden up the middle for 20 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Justin Rogers) 14 21 1.86 3.18 61.2
3 5:24 1 10 BUF 36 Brandon Bolden left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Kyle Williams and Bryan Scott) 14 21 3.18 3.18 61.5
3 4:49 2 6 BUF 32 Tom Brady pass complete deep middle to Wes Welker for 19 yards (tackle by George Wilson). Penalty on Kyle Williams: Roughing the Passer, 7 yards 14 21 3.18 5.83 48.4
3 4:24 1 6 BUF 6 Brandon Bolden up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott) 14 21 5.83 5.34 51.1
3 3:59 2 4 BUF 4 Tom Brady left tackle for 4 yards, touchdown 20 21 5.34 7 47.8
3 3:59 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 21 21 0 0 42.6
3 3:53 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 72 yards, touchback 21 21 0 0.28 44.0
3 3:53 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete deep left to Donald Jones for 22 yards (tackle by Patrick Chung) 21 21 0.28 1.73 51.7
3 3:12 1 10 BUF 42 Fred Jackson up the middle for -2 yards (tackle by Rob Ninkovich and Brandon Spikes) 21 21 1.73 0.92 47.6
3 2:31 2 12 BUF 40 Ryan Fitzpatrick sacked by Rob Ninkovich for -6 yards. Ryan Fitzpatrick fumbles (forced by Rob Ninkovich), recovered by Ryan Fitzpatrick at BUF-35 21 21 0.92 -0.43 40.5
3 2:07 3 17 BUF 35 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep left intended for Steve Johnson 21 21 -0.43 -1.04 37.3
3 2:03 4 17 BUF 35 Shawn Powell punts 28 yards, out of bounds 21 21 -1.04 -1.4 35.5
3 1:56 1 10 NWE 37 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Wes Welker for 8 yards (tackle by Justin Rogers) 21 21 1.4 1.94 32.7
3 1:34 2 2 NWE 45 Stevan Ridley right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett and Kyle Williams) 21 21 1.94 2.13 31.7
3 0:48 1 10 NWE 48 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Rob Gronkowski for 13 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett) 21 21 2.13 2.98 27.4
3 0:15 1 10 BUF 39 Stevan Ridley left guard for 11 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Nick Barnett) 21 21 2.98 3.71 23.8
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail NWE BUF EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 10 BUF 28 Tom Brady pass complete deep middle to Rob Gronkowski for 28 yards, touchdown 27 21 3.71 7 14.5
4 15:00 BUF 2 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 28 21 0 0 11.4
4 14:55 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 70 yards, returned by Leodis McKelvin for 26 yards (tackle by Nate Ebner) 28 21 0 0.34 12.4
4 14:49 1 10 BUF 21 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Rob Ninkovich) 28 21 0.34 1.27 15.4
4 14:12 1 10 BUF 35 Fred Jackson right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Rob Ninkovich and Brandon Spikes) 28 21 1.27 0.99 14.0
4 13:33 2 8 BUF 37 Fred Jackson right guard for 5 yards (tackle by Brandon Spikes). Fred Jackson fumbles (forced by Brandon Spikes), recovered by Tavon Wilson at BUF-42 (tackle by Erik Pears) 28 21 0.99 -2.79 4.6
4 13:26 1 10 BUF 42 Tom Brady pass incomplete deep left intended for Brandon Lloyd (defended by Stephon Gilmore) 28 21 2.79 2.24 5.4
4 13:21 2 10 BUF 42 Stevan Ridley left guard for 13 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Aaron Williams) 28 21 2.24 3.64 3.4
4 12:48 1 10 BUF 29 Brandon Bolden left guard for 13 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Bryan Scott) 28 21 3.64 4.51 2.3
4 12:17 1 10 BUF 16 Brandon Bolden left tackle for 14 yards (tackle by George Wilson and Da'Norris Searcy) 28 21 4.51 6.74 0.8
4 11:49 1 2 BUF 2 Tom Brady pass incomplete short left intended for Rob Gronkowski (defended by Stephon Gilmore) 28 21 6.74 5.72 1.2
4 11:46 2 2 BUF 2 Stevan Ridley left tackle for 2 yards, touchdown. Penalty on BUF: Defensive 12 On-field (Declined) 34 21 5.72 7 1.0
4 11:46 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 35 21 0 0 0.6
4 11:42 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 65 yards, touchback 35 21 0 0.28 0.7
4 11:42 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short middle intended for Donald Jones (defended by Vince Wilfork) 35 21 0.28 -0.27 0.6
4 11:37 2 10 BUF 20 Penalty on Erik Pears: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 35 21 -0.27 -1.07 0.4
4 11:37 2 15 BUF 15 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short right intended for Steve Johnson 35 21 -1.07 -1.86 0.2
4 11:33 3 15 BUF 15 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep right intended for Steve Johnson is intercepted by Devin McCourty at BUF-46 and returned for 34 yards (tackle by Eric Wood) 35 21 -1.86 -4.78 0.0
4 11:19 1 10 BUF 12 Brandon Bolden left guard for 5 yards (tackle by Arthur Moats) 35 21 4.78 5.02 0.0
4 10:34 2 5 BUF 7 Brandon Bolden left tackle for 7 yards, touchdown 41 21 5.02 7 0.0
4 10:34 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 42 21 0 0 0.0
4 10:29 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 65 yards, touchback 42 21 0 0.28 0.0
4 10:29 Timeout #1 by Buffalo Bills 42 21 0 0
4 10:29 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short middle to T.J. Graham for 9 yards (tackle by Kyle Arrington) 42 21 0.28 0.95 0.0
4 9:58 2 1 BUF 29 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to Steve Johnson for 7 yards (tackle by Steve Gregory) 42 21 0.95 1.33 0.0
4 9:24 1 10 BUF 36 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to C.J. Spiller for 2 yards (tackle by Sterling Moore) 42 21 1.33 1.06 0.0
4 9:05 2 8 BUF 38 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep left intended for Steve Johnson 42 21 1.06 0.37 0.0
4 9:00 Timeout #2 by Buffalo Bills 42 21 0 0
4 9:00 3 8 BUF 38 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short left to Dorin Dickerson for 12 yards (tackle by Steve Gregory) 42 21 0.37 2.26 0.0
4 8:27 1 10 50 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete short right intended for T.J. Graham (defended by Kyle Arrington) 42 21 2.26 1.71 0.0
4 8:20 2 10 50 Ryan Fitzpatrick up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Jerod Mayo and Tavon Wilson) 42 21 1.71 1.69 0.0
4 7:47 3 5 NWE 45 C.J. Spiller up the middle for 8 yards (tackle by Chandler Jones and Brandon Spikes) 42 21 1.69 3.12 0.0
4 7:17 1 10 NWE 37 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep left intended for Steve Johnson 42 21 3.12 2.57 0.0
4 7:12 2 10 NWE 37 Ryan Fitzpatrick up the middle for 2 yards 42 21 2.57 2.15 0.0
4 6:39 3 8 NWE 35 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete deep right to Brad Smith for 35 yards, touchdown 42 27 2.15 7 0.0
4 6:39 Rian Lindell kicks extra point good 42 28 0 0 0.1
4 6:32 BUF 35 John Potter kicks onside 13 yards, recovered by Rob Gronkowski 42 28 0 2.39 0.0
4 6:31 1 10 BUF 48 Tom Brady pass incomplete deep right intended for Daniel Fells 42 28 2.39 1.85 0.0
4 6:24 2 10 BUF 48 Stevan Ridley up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Nick Barnett) 42 28 1.85 1.29 0.0
4 5:47 3 9 BUF 47 Tom Brady pass complete deep middle to Wes Welker for 17 yards (tackle by Bryan Scott) 42 28 1.29 3.58 0.0
4 5:01 1 10 BUF 30 Brandon Bolden up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Nick Barnett and Alex Carrington) 42 28 3.58 3.84 0.0
4 4:13 2 4 BUF 24 Brandon Bolden right guard for -1 yards (tackle by Mario Williams and Kelvin Sheppard) 42 28 3.84 3.01 0.0
4 4:09 Timeout #3 by Buffalo Bills 42 28 0 0
4 4:09 3 5 BUF 25 Tom Brady pass complete deep right to Brandon Lloyd for 25 yards, touchdown. Penalty on Justin Rogers: Defensive Holding (Declined) 48 28 3.01 7 0.0
4 4:09 Stephen Gostkowski kicks extra point good 49 28 0 0 0.0
4 4:02 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 72 yards, touchback 49 28 0 0.28 0.0
4 4:02 1 10 BUF 20 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass incomplete deep left intended for Steve Johnson is intercepted by Tavon Wilson at BUF-41 and returned for 22 yards (tackle by Fred Jackson) 49 28 0.28 -4.31 0.0
4 3:54 1 10 BUF 19 Stevan Ridley left guard for -2 yards (tackle by Alex Carrington) 49 28 4.31 3.49 0.0
4 3:11 2 12 BUF 21 Stevan Ridley left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Da'Norris Searcy). Stevan Ridley fumbles (forced by Da'Norris Searcy), ball out of bounds at BUF-20 49 28 3.49 2.94 0.0
4 2:41 3 11 BUF 20 Tom Brady pass complete short left to Brandon Lloyd for 8 yards (tackle by Kyle Williams) 49 28 2.94 2.73 0.0
4 2:00 4 3 BUF 12 Stephen Gostkowski 30 yard field goal good 52 28 2.73 3 0.0
4 1:56 NWE 35 Stephen Gostkowski kicks off 65 yards, touchback 52 28 0 0.28 0.0
4 1:56 1 10 BUF 20 Tashard Choice left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Jermaine Cunningham) 52 28 0.28 0 0.0
4 1:18 2 8 BUF 22 Tashard Choice right guard for 12 yards (tackle by Devin McCourty) 52 28 0 1.2 0.0
4 1:10 1 10 BUF 34 Ryan Fitzpatrick pass complete short right to Tashard Choice for 1 yard (tackle by Ras-I Dowling) 52 28 1.2 0.79 0.0
4 0:29 2 9 BUF 35 Johnny White up the middle for 8 yards (tackle by Patrick Chung) 52 28 0.79 1.16 0.0
End of Regulation52281.160
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).