Week 15, 2058

played in Buffalo, NY

21 degrees, snow, 13 mph wind

New England Patriots01300-13
Buffalo Bills7736-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:38 BUF - Wendell Burks 5 pass from Stephen Hutchins (Daquan Dercher extra point)
2Q: 11:38 NED - Ron Holmes 6 run (Antoine Guthrie extra point)
2Q: 06:24 BUF - Bennett Stras 25 pass from Stephen Hutchins (Daquan Dercher extra point)
2Q: 01:17 NED - Bert Franz 23 pass from Taylor Nixon (Antoine Guthrie extra point failed)
3Q: 01:01 BUF - Daquan Dercher 42 field goal
4Q: 02:52 BUF - Daquan Dercher 25 field goal
4Q: 00:47 BUF - Daquan Dercher 42 field goal

Team StatisticsNEDBUF
Record3-116-8
First Downs1418
- by Rushing34
- by Passing811
- by Penalty33
Total Net Yards204329
- Offensive Plays6774
- Yards per Play3.044.45
Net Rushing Yards4269
- Rushing Attempts2131
- Yards per Rush2.002.23
Net Passing Yards162260
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt43 - 22 - 242 - 21 - 2
- Gross Passing Yards176264
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/141/4
- Yards per Pass Play3.526.05
Fumbles/Lost1/12/1
3rd Down Conversions5/166/18
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down9.19.4
4th Down Conversions0/20/0
Penalties/Yards7/605/26
Punt Returns/Yards4/744/11
Kick Returns/Yards1/202/58
Interception Ret./Yards2/92/16
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits13
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 29
Time of Possession26:3333:27

Drive Charts

New England Patriots
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:295:41OWN 131045Interception
13:010:48OWN 2731Punt
11:014:33OWN 491251Touchdown
26:100:42OWN 252-1Interception
23:532:12OWN 266-7Punt
21:410:37OPP 25325Touchdown
315:001:59OWN 2532Punt
311:101:57OWN 3236Punt
37:091:38OWN 2238Punt
33:080:10OWN 4514Fumble
30:533:30OWN 25946Punt
410:061:21OPP 4739Punt
42:460:55OWN 2565Downs
40:390:39OWN 1940Downs
Buffalo Bills
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:31OWN 371163Touchdown
14:481:47OWN 2438Punt
12:131:12OWN 203-2Punt
211:285:18OWN 251175Touchdown
25:281:35OWN 44414Interception
21:041:04OWN 32615Half
313:011:51OWN 19522Interception
39:132:04OWN 6533Punt
35:312:23OWN 18613Punt
32:582:05OPP 49624Field Goal
412:232:17OWN 2037Punt
48:455:59OWN 20972Field Goal
41:511:12OPP 3035Field Goal

Game MVP: Terrence Johnstone, Buffalo Bills

Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Ron Holmes12231.92701
RB Les Newsome640.67400
QB Taylor Nixon2147.00800
WR Jamie Lockard111.00100
BuffaloAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Norbert Bragg12-2-0.17800
RB Dexter Sprehe1170.64600
QB Stephen Hutchins6569.331720
FB Gage Holmes284.00500

Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Taylor Nixon43221763/14123250.1
BuffaloAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Stephen Hutchins42212641/4233266.0

Receiving Statistics

New EnglandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Jamie Lockard920475.221170
TE Ray Dahl814688.5025230
WR Bert Franz334013.3312231
WR Rob Buhner222110.508180
WR Antonio Schulz0400.00000
BuffaloCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Brian Cavka586112.2020270
WR Eli Ireland588216.4025330
TE Dennis Warburton354414.672300
WR Wendell Burks31293.00051
RB Norbert Bragg343110.3323210
WR Artie Davison111212.000120
WR Bennett Stras122525.000251
RB Dexter Sprehe0100.00000
TE Nicholas Stokes0100.00000

Interception Statistics

New EnglandIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Dave Prather144.000
S Vince Cash155.000
BuffaloIntsYardsAvgTD
S Kelvin Boyd11616.000
ILB Terrence Johnstone100.000

Fumble Statistics

New EnglandFumbRecovForceTD
RB Les Newsome1000
OLB Cary Rupert0100
DE Fred Stargell0010
TE Ray Dahl0010
BuffaloFumbRecovForceTD
S Kelvin Boyd1000
QB Stephen Hutchins1000
DT Tony Grusendorf0100
C Shaquille Parker0100
CB Sedrick Fillion0010

Punting Statistics

New EnglandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Luke Ross734449.141.9633
BuffaloPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Bubba Graham523146.231.4531

Kicking Statistics

New EnglandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Antoine Guthrie0/00/00/001/2
BuffaloFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Daquan Dercher3/32/20/0422/2

Punt Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Emmett Clancy47418.50
BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Kelvin Boyd4112.80

Kick Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Ron Holmes12020.00
BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Donnie Lucas25829.00

Defensive Statistics

New EnglandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Vince Cash1020.03142
S Brendan Flannery840.03143
ILB Scott Caldwell600.02928
OLB Randy Rodgers430.03142
CB Dave Prather400.03041
DE Fred Stargell301.03034
OLB Jon Butcher320.01220
DE Butch Hughes310.03140
DE Gilbert Conarroe220.01516
DT Leonard Mathis200.01532
TE Ray Dahl20---------
CB Arnie McKenna120.03143
CB Blaine Williamson100.0210
DT Leroy Steward100.01611
ILB Bo Mayes100.01821
CB Jumbo Aradchi100.01428
BuffaloTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Terrence Johnstone631.01946
CB Donnie Lucas620.02146
OLB Lewis Grant531.01929
DT Tony Grusendorf510.01828
OLB Angel Sweeney420.02045
S Vernon Hargreaves320.01132
S Kelvin Boyd310.01934
CB Sedrick Fillion300.01928
CB Ricky Feenstra300.0321
DT David Purdy201.01132
CB Josue Cochrane120.01226
DE Randal Foster100.01826
WR Wendell Burks10---------
DT Dean England100.01331
WR Bennett Stras10---------
CB Taylor Spurrier020.0223
DE Stan Ruddick020.0930

Pass Rush Statistics

New EnglandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Fred Stargell1.000034
DE Butch Hughes0.014040
DT Leonard Mathis0.002132
BuffaloSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT David Purdy1.001032
OLB Lewis Grant1.001029
ILB Terrence Johnstone1.000046
CB Josue Cochrane0.010026
DT Tony Grusendorf0.001028
DT Dean England0.001031
OLB Angel Sweeney0.001045
DE Stan Ruddick0.001030

Pass Defense Statistics

New EnglandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Brendan Flannery54043
S Vince Cash50142
CB Dave Prather42141
OLB Randy Rodgers31042
ILB Scott Caldwell20028
CB Arnie McKenna10043
CB Blaine Williamson10010
OLB Jon Butcher01020
BuffaloCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Terrence Johnstone50146
S Vernon Hargreaves30032
CB Donnie Lucas30046
OLB Angel Sweeney21045
CB Ricky Feenstra21021
OLB Lewis Grant20029
CB Josue Cochrane12026
CB Taylor Spurrier11023
S Kelvin Boyd10134
CB Sedrick Fillion10028
DT Tony Grusendorf10028
S Tucker Ferguson02026

Blocking Statistics

New EnglandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jessie Bouton17021146
T Jack Conklin15021046
T Amir King13021146
G Benjamin Thorne11021146
T Denzel Duffy02021046
TE Ray Dahl01018036
BuffaloKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Shaquille Parker17131043
T Jaylen Buckley17031043
T Troy Rodgers03031043
G Andy Fields03031043
G Skip Lindsay02031143
TE Dennis Warburton02027035
FB Gage Holmes01019011

Special Teams Tackles

New EnglandTacklesSTPlays
Ray Dahl210
Cary Rupert121
Scott Caldwell112
Jack Conklin17
Dave Prather14
BuffaloTacklesSTPlays
Randal Foster217
Angel Sweeney121
Sedrick Fillion116
Skip Lindsay18

Participation

New EnglandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Brendan Flannery------3143478
CB Arnie McKenna------3143377
WR Jamie Lockard2146------976
OLB Randy Rodgers------3142376
S Vince Cash------3142376
CB Dave Prather------3041475
T Jack Conklin2146------774
T Amir King2146------774
G Benjamin Thorne2146------774
T Denzel Duffy2146------774
DE Butch Hughes------3140374
ILB Scott Caldwell------29281269
C Jessie Bouton2146---------67
DE Fred Stargell------3034367
QB Taylor Nixon2146---------67
WR Bert Franz2146---------67
TE Ray Dahl1836------1064
RB Ron Holmes1428------1658
WR Antonio Schulz1637---------53
ILB Bo Mayes------18211453
DT Leonard Mathis------1532148
CB Jumbo Aradchi------1428143
DE Gilbert Conarroe------1516233
OLB Jon Butcher------1220---32
OLB Cary Rupert------352129
DT Leroy Steward------1611229
RB Les Newsome715------628
CB Blaine Williamson------2101325
DE Pat Trippi------214622
TE Rickey Giannetti00------2121
FB Bernard Fabini24------1420
S Kristopher Von Oelhoffen------021315
WR Rob Buhner213---------15
WR Zachery Clancy00------1414
RB Emmett Clancy00------1111
TE Marlon Thomas45---------9
P Luke Ross00------77
C Bryce Tygart00------77
DE Randal Simien------0156
CB Pedro Graham------0055
K Antoine Guthrie00------33
QB Gabe King00---------0
G Edgar Floyd00---------0
G Abel Oliver00---------0
T Mike Bernstein00---------0
RB Leslie Sodaro00---------0
BuffaloRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Angel Sweeney------20452186
C Shaquille Parker3143------1185
T Troy Rodgers3143------882
T Jaylen Buckley3143------882
G Skip Lindsay3143------882
G Andy Fields3143------882
QB Stephen Hutchins3143---------74
CB Donnie Lucas------2146370
S Kelvin Boyd------19341568
ILB Terrence Johnstone------1946---65
WR Brian Cavka2637---------63
CB Sedrick Fillion------19281663
RB Norbert Bragg1833------1263
TE Dennis Warburton2735---------62
DE Randal Foster------18261761
WR Eli Ireland2330---------53
DT Tony Grusendorf------1828753
OLB Lewis Grant------1929---48
S Vernon Hargreaves------1132245
CB Josue Cochrane------1226745
RB Dexter Sprehe138------2445
DT Dean England------1331---44
DT David Purdy------1132---43
WR Wendell Burks1427------142
TE Kris Wiggins710------2441
DE Stan Ruddick------930---39
S Tucker Ferguson------1226---38
FB Gage Holmes1911---------30
WR Artie Davison09------1928
WR Bennett Stras512------825
CB Taylor Spurrier------223---25
CB Ricky Feenstra------321---24
ILB Jerry Glenn------211013
K Daquan Dercher00------99
S Peter Roberts------0099
P Bubba Graham00------88
C Christopher Irizarry00------88
TE Nicholas Stokes33---------6
DE Luis Donaldson------1214
DE Trey Lymburn------20---2
G Dillon Diable00---------0
QB Aaron Lemoine00---------0
T Micah Boese00---------0
DT Arnold Atkins------00---0
ILB Jamie Brown------00---0
OLB Michael Conley------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left10141.4
Middle8131.6
Right3155.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2-8-4.0
Middle22703.2
Right771.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Taylor Nixon43222147602
BuffaloAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Stephen Hutchins42216138612

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen41-3-0.8
Short (0-8 Yds)20151025.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)166774.8
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen32134.3
Short (0-8 Yds)2110743.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)105707.0
Long (19+ Yds)8410713.4

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Jamie Lockard209247046
TE Ray Dahl148268136
WR Antonio Schulz4000037
WR Bert Franz33040146
WR Rob Buhner22021013
BuffaloTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Wendell Burks12319027
WR Brian Cavka85161137
WR Eli Ireland85082230
TE Dennis Warburton53144135
RB Norbert Bragg43031133
WR Bennett Stras21025112
WR Artie Davison1101209
RB Dexter Sprehe100008
TE Nicholas Stokes100003

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Ron Holmes461.501.92
BuffaloAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
FB Gage Holmes284.004.00
RB Dexter Sprehe2-1-0.500.64
QB Stephen Hutchins166.009.33
RB Norbert Bragg1-6-6.00-0.17

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Taylor Nixon1155.004.09
BuffaloAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Stephen Hutchins42102.506.29

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Ray Dahl1155.004.86
BuffaloTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Wendell Burks2152.500.75
WR Brian Cavka1155.007.63
TE Dennis Warburton1000.008.80

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New EnglandRushesConversions
RB Les Newsome10
QB Taylor Nixon10
RB Ron Holmes11
BuffaloRushesConversions
QB Stephen Hutchins22
FB Gage Holmes10
RB Norbert Bragg10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompConversions
Taylor Nixon1264
BuffaloAttCompConversions
Stephen Hutchins1484

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargCatchConversions
TE Ray Dahl521
WR Jamie Lockard321
WR Antonio Schulz200
WR Bert Franz222
BuffaloTargCatchConversions
WR Wendell Burks720
WR Brian Cavka332
WR Bennett Stras211
WR Eli Ireland110
WR Artie Davison111

SectionAttendance
Stadium65,600 (75,300 capacity)
Upper Deck20,500 (23,100)
End Zone14,800 (16,700)
Mezzanine8,500 (9,600)
Sideline Seats12,200 (14,800)
Club Seats7,800 (8,900)
Luxury Boxes1,800 (2,200)