New England Patriots vs. Denver Broncos Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00
A.Vinatieri kicks 67 yards from NE 30 to DEN 3. C.Cole to DEN 27 for 24 yards (L.Izzo).
Denver Broncos at 14:55
1-10-DEN27(14:55) D.Kanell pass incomplete to M.Anderson.
2-10-DEN27(14:50) C.Portis left guard to DEN 31 for 4 yards (D.Klecko, W.McGinest).
3-6-DEN31(14:12) C.Portis left end to DEN 36 for 5 yards (R.Phifer).
4-1-DEN36(13:35) M.Knorr punts 47 yards to NE 17, Center-M.Leach. D.Branch pushed ob at NE 27 for 10 yards (W.Middlebrooks).
New England Patriots at 13:24
1-10-NE27(13:24) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to NE 29 for 2 yards (K.Herndon).
Denver Broncos at 12:50
2-8-NE29(12:50) T.Brady FUMBLES (Aborted) at NE 29, RECOVERED by DEN-K.Kennedy at NE 29.
1-10-NE28(12:46) C.Portis left tackle to NE 24 for 4 yards (R.Phifer, J.Green).
2-6-NE24(12:12) C.Portis left tackle to NE 24 for no gain (M.Vrabel).
3-6-NE24(11:33) D.Kanell pass to R.Smith to NE 15 for 9 yards (E.Wilson).
1-10-NE15(10:56) C.Portis up the middle for 15 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J.Elam extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-M.Knorr.
NE 0   DEN 7,   Plays: 4   Yards: 28   Possession: 1:55.
 
Denver Broncos at 10:51
M.Knorr kicks 63 yards from DEN 30 to NE 7. B.Johnson to NE 24 for 17 yards (K.Burns).
New England Patriots at 10:46
1-10-NE24(10:46) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch.
2-10-NE24(10:42) A.Smith left tackle to NE 24 for no gain (A.Wilson).
3-10-NE24(9:56) T.Brady pass intended for D.Givens INTERCEPTED by K.Kennedy at DEN 35. K.Kennedy to DEN 35 for no gain (D.Branch).
Denver Broncos at 09:47
1-10-DEN35(9:47) C.Portis left tackle to DEN 39 for 4 yards (D.Klecko).
2-6-DEN39(9:08) PENALTY on NE-D.Klecko, Encroachment, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 39 - No Play.
2-1-DEN44(8:50) C.Portis right tackle to DEN 46 for 2 yards (D.Klecko).
1-10-DEN46(8:09) D.Kanell pass to R.Smith pushed ob at NE 28 for 26 yards (E.Wilson).
1-10-NE28(7:41) C.Portis up the middle to NE 28 for no gain (W.McGinest).
2-10-NE28(7:00) C.Portis right end to NE 26 for 2 yards (W.McGinest).
3-8-NE26(6:14) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith (T.Poole).
4-8-NE26(6:09) J.Elam 44 yard field goal is No Good, Wide Left, Center-M.Leach, Holder-M.Knorr.
New England Patriots at 06:04
1-10-NE34(6:04) T.Brady pass to D.Branch for 66 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 7   DEN 7,   Plays: 1   Yards: 66   Possession: 0:09.
 
New England Patriots at 05:55
A.Vinatieri kicks 68 yards from NE 30 to DEN 2. C.Cole to DEN 18 for 16 yards (T.Banta-Cain).
Denver Broncos at 05:50
1-10-DEN18(5:50) C.Portis left tackle to DEN 21 for 3 yards (T.Warren).
2-7-DEN21(5:15) PENALTY on NE-T.Warren, Encroachment, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 21 - No Play.
2-2-DEN26(4:55) C.Portis up the middle to DEN 29 for 3 yards (B.Hamilton).
1-10-DEN29(4:15) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith.
2-10-DEN29(4:11) D.Kanell pass to C.Portis to DEN 31 for 2 yards (B.Hamilton, W.McGinest).
3-8-DEN31(3:27) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass to C.Portis to DEN 34 for 3 yards (A.Samuel).
4-5-DEN34(2:44) M.Knorr punts 37 yards to NE 29, Center-M.Leach. K.Faulk to NE 35 for 6 yards (J.Sykes).
New England Patriots at 02:34
1-10-NE35(2:34) A.Smith left guard to NE 36 for 1 yard (A.Wilson).
2-9-NE36(2:02) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch.
PENALTY on NE-D.Givens, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at NE 36 - No Play.
2-19-NE26(1:57) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Graham (S.Brandon).
3-19-NE26(1:50) K.Faulk up the middle to NE 42 for 16 yards (K.Kennedy, A.Wilson).
4-3-NE42(1:13) K.Walter punts 42 yards to DEN 16, Center-L.Paxton, fair catch by D.O'Neal.
Denver Broncos at 01:04
1-10-DEN16(1:04) D.Kanell pass to S.Sharpe to DEN 42 for 26 yards (T.Poole).
1-10-DEN42(:19) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith.
2-10-DEN42(:12) C.Portis right tackle to DEN 45 for 3 yards (R.Harrison).
Second Quarter
Denver Broncos continued...
3-7-DEN45(15:00) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith (R.Harrison).
4-7-DEN45(14:54) M.Knorr punts 45 yards to NE 10, Center-M.Leach, fair catch by D.Branch.
PENALTY on NE-M.Chatham, Offensive Holding, 5 yards, enforced at NE 10.
New England Patriots at 14:46
1-10-NE5(14:46) PENALTY on NE-T.Ashworth, False Start, 2 yards, enforced at NE 5 - No Play.
1-12-NE3(14:46) A.Smith right guard to NE 9 for 6 yards (K.Kennedy).
2-6-NE9(14:06) K.Faulk left end to NE 11 for 2 yards (A.Wilson).
3-4-NE11(13:22) T.Brady pass incomplete to T.Brown (K.Herndon).
4-4-NE11(13:17) K.Walter punts 34 yards to NE 45, Center-L.Paxton. D.O'Neal to NE 42 for 3 yards (F.McCrary).
Denver Broncos at 13:07
1-10-NE42(13:07) D.Kanell pass to R.Smith to NE 29 for 13 yards (T.Poole).
1-10-NE29(12:23) C.Portis left tackle to NE 25 for 4 yards (M.Vrabel).
2-6-NE25(11:44) D.Kanell pass incomplete to S.Sharpe.
3-6-NE25(11:37) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to Q.Griffin.
4-6-NE25(11:33) J.Elam 43 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-M.Knorr.
NE 7   DEN 10,   Plays: 5   Yards: 17   Possession: 1:38.
 
Denver Broncos at 11:29
M.Knorr kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 11:29
1-10-NE20(11:29) T.Brady pass to D.Givens to DEN 32 for 48 yards (L.Walls).
1-10-DEN32(10:42) K.Faulk left end to DEN 34 for -2 yards (K.Herndon).
2-12-DEN34(10:03) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to DEN 17 for 17 yards (N.Ferguson).
1-10-DEN17(9:19) PENALTY on NE-M.Light, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 17 - No Play.
1-15-DEN22(8:51) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch.
2-15-DEN22(8:46) A.Smith left guard to DEN 22 for no gain (N.Ferguson).
3-15-DEN22(8:08) T.Brady pass incomplete to F.McCrary.
4-15-DEN22(8:02) A.Vinatieri 40 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 10   DEN 10,   Plays: 7   Yards: 58   Possession: 3:32.
 
New England Patriots at 07:57
A.Vinatieri kicks 70 yards from NE 30 to DEN 0. C.Cole to DEN 28 for 28 yards (D.Davis).
Denver Broncos at 07:51
1-10-DEN28(7:51) C.Portis right tackle to DEN 25 for -3 yards (W.McGinest).
2-13-DEN25(7:10) D.Kanell pass incomplete to A.Lelie.
3-13-DEN25(7:04) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to C.Cole (T.Poole).
PENALTY on NE-A.Pleasant, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 25 - No Play.
3-8-DEN30(6:59) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith (R.Harrison).
PENALTY on NE-R.Harrison, Defensive Holding, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 30 - No Play.
1-10-DEN35(6:54) Q.Griffin up the middle to DEN 39 for 4 yards (M.Vrabel).
2-6-DEN39(6:11) Q.Griffin up the middle to DEN 35 for -4 yards (T.Bruschi).
3-10-DEN35(5:28) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass to C.Cole to NE 47 for 18 yards (T.Poole).
1-10-NE47(4:47) C.Portis right tackle to NE 45 for 2 yards (M.Vrabel).
PENALTY on DEN-M.Lepsis, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 47 - No Play.
1-20-DEN43(4:21) D.Kanell pass to R.Smith to NE 47 for 10 yards (T.Law).
2-10-NE47(3:45) D.Kanell pass to C.Portis to NE 42 for 5 yards (M.Vrabel).
3-5-NE42(3:04) D.Kanell pass to A.Lelie to NE 34 for 8 yards (T.Law).
1-10-NE34(2:22) C.Portis left tackle to NE 29 for 5 yards (R.Harrison).
2-5-NE29(2:00) D.Kanell pass to S.Sharpe ran ob at NE 17 for 12 yards.
1-10-NE17(1:54) D.Kanell pass incomplete to M.Anderson.
2-10-NE17(1:49) C.Portis left guard to NE 12 for 5 yards (E.Wilson).
3-5-NE12(1:15) D.Kanell pass to A.Lelie to NE 5 for 7 yards (T.Law).
1-5-NE5(:33) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith.
PENALTY on NE-T.Law, Defensive Pass Interference, 4 yards, enforced at NE 5 - No Play.
1-1-NE1(:28) D.Kanell pass to M.Anderson for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Knorr extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-D.Kanell.
NE 10   DEN 17,   Plays: 14   Yards: 72   Possession: 7:33.
 
Denver Broncos at 00:24
M.Knorr kicks 69 yards from DEN 30 to NE 1. B.Johnson to DEN 36 for 63 yards (W.Middlebrooks).
New England Patriots at 00:13
1-10-DEN36(:13) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk to DEN 28 for 8 yards (K.Herndon).
2-2-DEN28(:06) A.Vinatieri 46 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 13   DEN 17,   Plays: 2   Yards: 8   Possession: 0:23.
 
New England Patriots at 00:01
A.Vinatieri kicks 55 yards from NE 30 to DEN 15. M.Anderson to DEN 29 for 14 yards (T.Banta-Cain).
Third Quarter
Denver Broncos at 15:00
M.Knorr kicks 67 yards from DEN 30 to NE 3. B.Johnson to NE 23 for 20 yards (T.Pierce).
PENALTY on NE-F.McCrary, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 23.
New England Patriots at 14:54
1-10-NE13(14:54) A.Smith right guard to NE 15 for 2 yards (T.Pryce).
2-8-NE15(14:20) T.Brady pass to D.Branch to NE 45 for 30 yards (K.Herndon).
1-10-NE45(13:36) T.Brady pass to C.Fauria to DEN 45 for 10 yards (J.Sykes).
1-10-DEN45(13:02) A.Smith up the middle to DEN 42 for 3 yards (D.Holland; J.Sykes).
2-7-DEN42(12:28) A.Smith left tackle to DEN 40 for 2 yards (J.Sykes).
3-5-DEN40(11:46) T.Brady pass incomplete to C.Fauria (K.Herndon).
4-5-DEN40(11:40) K.Walter punts 20 yards to DEN 20, Center-L.Paxton, fair catch by D.O'Neal.
Denver Broncos at 11:33
1-10-DEN20(11:33) C.Portis up the middle to DEN 20 for no gain (B.Hamilton).
2-10-DEN20(10:57) C.Portis up the middle to DEN 24 for 4 yards (T.Bruschi).
3-6-DEN24(10:16) PENALTY on DEN-C.Carlisle, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 24 - No Play.
3-11-DEN19(9:56) D.Kanell pass incomplete to A.Lelie.
4-11-DEN19(9:53) M.Knorr punts 41 yards to NE 40, Center-M.Leach. D.Branch to NE 44 for 4 yards (K.Burns).
New England Patriots at 09:43
1-10-NE44(9:43) T.Brady pass to A.Smith to DEN 42 for 14 yards (K.Herndon).
1-10-DEN42(9:03) T.Brady pass incomplete to B.Johnson.
2-10-DEN42(8:55) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at DEN 31 for 11 yards (D.O'Neal).
1-10-DEN31(8:32) A.Smith up the middle to DEN 27 for 4 yards (K.Herndon).
2-6-DEN27(7:59) T.Brady pass to F.McCrary to DEN 18 for 9 yards (J.Sykes).
1-10-DEN18(7:19) A.Smith left guard to DEN 7 for 11 yards (S.Brandon).
1-7-DEN7(6:40) K.Faulk up the middle to DEN 6 for 1 yard (A.Wilson).
2-6-DEN6(6:03) T.Brady pass to D.Graham for 6 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 20   DEN 17,   Plays: 8   Yards: 56   Possession: 3:46.
 
New England Patriots at 05:57
A.Vinatieri kicks 64 yards from NE 30 to DEN 6. C.Cole to DEN 27 for 21 yards (L.Izzo; M.Chatham).
Denver Broncos at 05:51
1-10-DEN27(5:51) C.Portis right guard to DEN 29 for 2 yards (R.Lyle).
2-8-DEN29(5:15) D.Kanell pass incomplete to D.Carswell (R.Phifer).
3-8-DEN29(5:09) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to C.Portis.
4-8-DEN29(5:06) M.Knorr punts 51 yards to NE 20, Center-M.Leach. D.Branch to NE 18 for -2 yards (W.Middlebrooks). FUMBLES (W.Middlebrooks), RECOVERED by DEN-W.Middlebrooks at NE 18. W.Middlebrooks to NE 18 for no gain (D.Davis). Play Challenged by NE and REVERSED. M.Knorr punts 51 yards to NE 20, Center-M.Leach. D.Branch to NE 21 for 1 yard (W.Middlebrooks).
New England Patriots at 04:53
1-10-NE21(4:53) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk pushed ob at NE 25 for 4 yards (D.O'Neal).
2-6-NE25(4:30) A.Smith left end to NE 30 for 5 yards (J.Sykes).
3-1-NE30(3:46) T.Brady pass incomplete to B.Johnson (K.Herndon).
4-1-NE30(3:40) K.Walter punts 47 yards to DEN 23, Center-L.Paxton. D.O'Neal to DEN 23 for no gain (M.Chatham).
PENALTY on NE-L.Paxton, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 30 - No Play.
4-11-NE20(3:20) K.Walter punts 37 yards to DEN 43, Center-L.Paxton. D.O'Neal for 57 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
Denver Broncos at 03:13
M.Knorr extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Leach, Holder-D.Kanell.
NE 20   DEN 24
 
Denver Broncos at 03:13
M.Knorr kicks 57 yards from DEN 30 to NE 13. P.Pass to NE 31 for 18 yards (J.Sykes).
New England Patriots at 03:08
1-10-NE31(3:08) T.Brady pass to C.Fauria to DEN 49 for 20 yards (N.Ferguson).
1-10-DEN49(2:32) A.Smith left guard to DEN 43 for 6 yards (M.Fatafehi).
2-4-DEN43(1:59) A.Smith right tackle to DEN 40 for 3 yards (D.Holland).
3-1-DEN40(1:18) A.Smith left tackle to DEN 36 for 4 yards (S.Brandon).
1-10-DEN36(:41) K.Faulk left guard to DEN 33 for 3 yards (J.Sykes).
Fourth Quarter
New England Patriots continued...
2-7-DEN33(15:00) A.Smith right guard to DEN 32 for 1 yard (N.Ferguson).
3-6-DEN32(14:19) T.Brady pass to D.Givens to DEN 11 for 21 yards (J.Sykes; S.Brandon).
1-10-DEN11(13:40) A.Smith up the middle to DEN 7 for 4 yards (B.Berry).
2-6-DEN7(13:03) T.Brown left end to DEN 12 for -5 yards (M.Fatafehi, T.Pierce).
3-11-DEN12(12:14) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk to DEN 5 for 7 yards (M.Fatafehi).
PENALTY on NE-J.Andruzzi, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at DEN 12 - No Play.
3-21-DEN22(11:49) T.Brady pass to A.Smith to DEN 10 for 12 yards (K.Herndon).
4-9-DEN10(11:12) A.Vinatieri 28 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 23   DEN 24,   Plays: 11   Yards: 59   Possession: 7:05.
 
New England Patriots at 11:08
A.Vinatieri kicks 67 yards from NE 30 to DEN 3. C.Cole to DEN 28 for 25 yards (L.Izzo).
Denver Broncos at 11:02
1-10-DEN28(11:02) D.Kanell pass to A.Lelie to DEN 35 for 7 yards (R.Phifer).
2-3-DEN35(10:19) C.Portis right tackle to DEN 49 for 14 yards (E.Wilson).
1-10-DEN49(9:34) C.Portis left guard to NE 40 for 11 yards (R.Harrison).
1-10-NE40(8:52) Q.Griffin left tackle to NE 37 for 3 yards (R.Harrison).
2-7-NE37(8:14) D.Kanell pass incomplete to M.Anderson.
3-7-NE37(8:08) D.Kanell pass incomplete to R.Smith (E.Wilson).
PENALTY on NE-D.Klecko, Neutral Zone Infraction, 4 yards, enforced at NE 37 - No Play.
3-3-NE33(8:02) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to A.Lelie.
4-3-NE33(7:57) M.Knorr punts 33 yards to end zone, Center-M.Leach, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 07:47
1-10-NE20(7:47) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to NE 34 for 14 yards (K.Herndon).
1-10-NE34(7:14) A.Smith up the middle to NE 37 for 3 yards (T.Pierce).
2-7-NE37(6:39) T.Brady pass incomplete to P.Pass.
3-7-NE37(6:32) PENALTY on NE-M.Light, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 37 - No Play.
3-12-NE32(6:32) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Givens (L.Walls).
4-12-NE32(6:26) K.Walter punts 34 yards to DEN 34, Center-L.Paxton, downed by NE-M.Chatham.
Denver Broncos at 06:13
1-10-DEN34(6:13) C.Portis left tackle to DEN 40 for 6 yards (T.Bruschi).
2-4-DEN40(5:37) C.Portis up the middle to DEN 46 for 6 yards (R.Phifer).
1-10-DEN46(4:58) C.Portis left tackle to DEN 49 for 3 yards (M.Vrabel).
2-7-DEN49(4:16) D.Kanell pass to C.Portis to NE 41 for 10 yards (W.McGinest). Penalty on NE-W.McGinest, Defensive Holding, declined.
1-10-NE41(4:08) D.Kanell pass incomplete to S.Sharpe.
2-10-NE41(4:05) D.Kanell pass to S.Sharpe to NE 35 for 6 yards (E.Wilson).
3-4-NE35(3:21) D.Kanell pass incomplete to S.Sharpe (R.Harrison).
4-4-NE35(3:17) M.Knorr punts 34 yards to NE 1, Center-M.Leach, downed by DEN-M.Leach.
New England Patriots at 03:06
1-10-NE1(3:06) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch.
2-10-NE1(3:01) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Graham (S.Brandon).
3-10-NE1(2:56) T.Brady pass incomplete to T.Brown (B.Berry).
4-10-NE1(2:51) (Punt formation) K.Walter Aborted. L.Paxton FUMBLES at NE 0, ball out of bounds in End Zone, SAFETY.
NE 23   DEN 26
 
New England Patriots at 02:49
K.Walter kicks 64 yards from NE 20 to DEN 16. D.O'Neal to DEN 15 for -1 yards (T.Banta-Cain).
Denver Broncos at 02:46
1-10-DEN15(2:46) C.Portis right guard to DEN 17 for 2 yards (R.Lyle).
2-8-DEN17(2:41) PENALTY on DEN-M.Lepsis, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 17 - No Play.
2-13-DEN12(2:41) C.Portis up the middle to DEN 19 for 7 yards (M.Vrabel).
3-6-DEN19(2:31) D.Kanell pass incomplete to A.Lelie (T.Law).
4-6-DEN19(2:26) M.Knorr punts 48 yards to NE 33, Center-M.Leach. T.Brown to NE 42 for 9 yards (K.Burns).
New England Patriots at 02:15
1-10-NE42(2:15) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk to NE 47 for 5 yards (J.Sykes).
2-5-NE47(2:00) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk to DEN 34 for 19 yards (A.Wilson). Penalty on DEN-N.Ferguson, Defensive Holding, declined.
1-10-DEN34(1:50) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to T.Brown.
2-10-DEN34(1:46) A.Smith up the middle to DEN 34 for no gain (A.Wilson).
3-10-DEN34(1:05) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass to K.Faulk to DEN 18 for 16 yards (L.Walls).
1-10-DEN18(:36) T.Brady pass to D.Givens for 18 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-K.Walter.
NE 30   DEN 26,   Plays: 6   Yards: 58   Possession: 1:45.
 
New England Patriots at 00:30
A.Vinatieri kicks 74 yards from NE 30 to DEN -4. C.Cole to DEN 23 for 27 yards (S.Mayer).
PENALTY on DEN-T.Pierce, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at DEN 23.
Denver Broncos at 00:23
1-10-DEN13(:23) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass incomplete to C.Portis.
2-10-DEN13(:19) (Shotgun) D.Kanell pass intended for A.Lelie INTERCEPTED by A.Samuel at NE 34. A.Samuel to NE 34 for no gain (A.Lelie).
New England Patriots at 00:07
1-10-NE34(:07) T.Brady kneels to NE 33 for -1 yards.
                      
 
 

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