New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00
A.Vinatieri kicks 69 yards from NE 30 to ATL 1. A.Rossum to ATL 24 for 23 yards (P.Pass).
Atlanta Falcons at 14:55
1-10-ATL24(14:55) W.Dunn up the middle to ATL 26 for 2 yards (T.Warren).
2-8-ATL26(14:22) M.Schaub pass to M.Jenkins to ATL 44 for 18 yards (D.Starks, G.Scott).
1-10-ATL44(13:47) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins.
2-10-ATL44(13:39) W.Dunn up the middle to ATL 45 for 1 yard (J.Green).
3-9-ATL45(13:03) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran ran ob at NE 48 for 7 yards.
4-2-NE48(12:38) M.Koenen punts 48 yards to end zone, Center-D.Rackley, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 12:30
1-10-NE20(12:30) T.Brady pass to C.Dillon to NE 25 for 5 yards (J.Webster, K.Brooking).
2-5-NE25(11:52) C.Dillon up the middle to NE 29 for 4 yards (D.Hall).
3-1-NE29(11:17) C.Dillon up the middle to NE 29 for no gain (B.Smith, P.Kerney).
4-1-NE29(10:22) J.Miller punts 48 yards to ATL 23, Center-L.Paxton, fair catch by A.Rossum.
PENALTY on NE-E.Hobbs, Interference with Opportunity to Catch, 15 yards, enforced at ATL 27.
Atlanta Falcons at 10:14
1-10-ATL42(10:14) W.Dunn right tackle to ATL 44 for 2 yards (C.Brown).
PENALTY on ATL-T.Weiner, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at ATL 44.
1-18-ATL34(9:53) W.Dunn right end to ATL 43 for 9 yards (E.Wilson, M.Beisel).
2-9-ATL43(9:11) M.Schaub pass incomplete to D.White.
3-9-ATL43(9:08) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins (E.Wilson).
4-9-ATL43(9:03) M.Koenen punts 39 yards to NE 18, Center-D.Rackley, fair catch by T.Dwight.
New England Patriots at 08:56
1-10-NE18(8:56) C.Dillon right tackle to NE 22 for 4 yards (K.Brooking).
2-6-NE22(8:14) T.Brady pass to D.Branch to NE 26 for 4 yards (E.Hartwell).
3-2-NE26(7:33) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at ATL 23 for 51 yards (D.Hall).
1-10-ATL23(6:56) C.Dillon right end to ATL 18 for 5 yards (K.Brooking).
2-5-ATL18(6:18) C.Dillon up the middle to ATL 13 for 5 yards (K.Brooking, C.Lavalais).
1-10-ATL13(5:38) C.Dillon left end pushed ob at ATL 6 for 7 yards (K.Brooking).
2-3-ATL6(5:10) P.Pass left tackle for 6 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-J.Miller.
NE 7   ATL 0,   Plays: 7   Yards: 82   Possession: 3:51.
 
New England Patriots at 05:05
A.Vinatieri kicks 64 yards from NE 30 to ATL 6. A.Rossum to ATL 19 for 13 yards (L.Izzo).
Atlanta Falcons at 04:59
1-10-ATL19(4:59) M.Schaub right end pushed ob at ATL 21 for 2 yards (G.Scott).
2-8-ATL21(4:34) W.Dunn up the middle to ATL 19 for -2 yards (J.Green).
3-10-ATL19(3:55) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler to ATL 27 for 8 yards (E.Wilson). Penalty on ATL-M.Lehr, Tripping, declined.
4-2-ATL27(3:33) M.Koenen punts 46 yards to NE 27, Center-D.Rackley, fair catch by T.Dwight.
New England Patriots at 03:28
1-10-NE27(3:28) T.Brady pass to D.Branch to NE 42 for 15 yards (D.Hall).
1-10-NE42(2:54) C.Dillon left tackle to NE 48 for 6 yards (K.Carpenter).
2-4-NE48(2:27) C.Dillon right end to ATL 45 for 7 yards (K.Carpenter).
1-10-ATL45(1:45) C.Dillon up the middle to ATL 45 for no gain (E.Hartwell, D.Williams).
2-10-ATL45(1:16) T.Brady pass to D.Graham for 45 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-J.Miller.
NE 14   ATL 0,   Plays: 5   Yards: 73   Possession: 2:25.
 
New England Patriots at 01:03
A.Vinatieri kicks 62 yards from NE 30 to ATL 8. A.Rossum to ATL 28 for 20 yards (L.Izzo).
Atlanta Falcons at 00:57
1-10-ATL28(:57) T.Duckett up the middle to ATL 31 for 3 yards (T.Warren).
2-7-ATL31(:22) PENALTY on NE-V.Wilfork, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at ATL 31 - No Play.
2-2-ATL36(:04) T.Duckett left tackle to ATL 38 for 2 yards (W.McGinest).
PENALTY on NE-M.Vrabel, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at ATL 36 - No Play.
Second Quarter
Atlanta Falcons continued...
1-10-ATL41(15:00) M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran to NE 6 for 53 yards (A.Samuel).
1-6-NE6(14:13) T.Duckett right tackle to NE 5 for 1 yard (T.Warren).
2-5-NE5(13:34) M.Schaub pass incomplete to A.Crumpler.
PENALTY on NE-E.Wilson, Defensive Holding, 3 yards, enforced at NE 5 - No Play.
1-2-NE2(13:28) M.Schaub pass to J.Griffith for 2 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
T.Peterson extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Rackley, Holder-M.Schaub.
NE 14   ATL 7,   Plays: 4   Yards: 72   Possession: 2:39.
 
Atlanta Falcons at 13:24
M.Koenen kicks 69 yards from ATL 30 to NE 1. B.Johnson to NE 20 for 19 yards (M.Boley).
New England Patriots at 13:19
1-10-NE20(13:19) C.Dillon right tackle to NE 27 for 7 yards (D.Hall).
2-3-NE27(12:44) C.Dillon left end pushed ob at NE 37 for 10 yards (J.Webster).
1-10-NE37(12:18) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at NE 48 for 11 yards (J.Webster).
1-10-NE48(11:56) T.Brady pass to D.Givens pushed ob at ATL 43 for 9 yards (D.Hall).
2-1-ATL43(11:27) C.Dillon right tackle to ATL 32 for 11 yards (D.Hall, D.Williams).
1-10-ATL32(10:47) T.Brady sacked at ATL 40 for -8 yards (B.Smith).
2-18-ATL40(10:12) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Givens.
3-18-ATL40(10:06) T.Brady pass to T.Brown to ATL 38 for 2 yards (B.Smith).
4-16-ATL38(9:23) J.Miller punts 30 yards to ATL 8, Center-L.Paxton, downed by NE-T.Banta-Cain.
PENALTY on ATL-A.Rossum, Personal Foul, 4 yards, enforced at ATL 8.
Atlanta Falcons at 09:13
1-10-ATL4(9:13) M.Schaub pass incomplete to A.Crumpler.
2-10-ATL4(9:08) W.Dunn right tackle to ATL 13 for 9 yards (M.Beisel).
3-1-ATL13(8:30) W.Dunn right tackle to ATL 17 for 4 yards (C.Brown).
1-10-ATL17(7:46) M.Schaub sacked ob at ATL 15 for -2 yards (W.McGinest).
2-12-ATL15(7:18) W.Dunn right tackle to ATL 19 for 4 yards (T.Warren, J.Green).
3-8-ATL19(6:47) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to W.Dunn to ATL 31 for 12 yards (M.Wright).
1-10-ATL31(6:07) W.Dunn up the middle to ATL 32 for 1 yard (W.McGinest).
2-9-ATL32(5:34) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler to ATL 45 for 13 yards (A.Samuel).
1-10-ATL45(4:59) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins (D.Starks).
2-10-ATL45(4:53) W.Dunn left tackle to NE 47 for 8 yards (M.Beisel).
3-2-NE47(4:16) W.Dunn left tackle to NE 44 for 3 yards (V.Wilfork).
1-10-NE44(3:37) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler to NE 20 for 24 yards (G.Scott).
1-10-NE20(3:13) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to W.Dunn pushed ob at NE 9 for 11 yards (D.Starks).
1-9-NE9(2:43) W.Dunn left end to NE 5 for 4 yards (J.Sanders).
2-5-NE5(2:00) M.Schaub pass incomplete to A.Crumpler.
3-5-NE5(1:55) M.Schaub sacked at NE 15 for -10 yards (R.Colvin).
4-15-NE15(1:29) T.Peterson 33 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-D.Rackley, Holder-M.Schaub.
NE 14   ATL 10,   Plays: 17   Yards: 81   Possession: 7:48.
 
Atlanta Falcons at 01:25
M.Koenen kicks 70 yards from ATL 30 to end zone, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 01:25
1-10-NE20(1:25) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to B.Watson.
PENALTY on NE-B.Watson, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at NE 20 - No Play.
1-20-NE10(1:21) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to P.Pass.
2-20-NE10(1:16) C.Dillon up the middle to NE 15 for 5 yards (C.Cash).
3-15-NE15(1:10) C.Dillon left end to NE 20 for 5 yards (C.Cash).
4-10-NE20(1:03) J.Miller punts 53 yards to ATL 27, Center-L.Paxton. A.Rossum to NE 23 for 50 yards (P.Pass).
PENALTY on ATL-I.Reese, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at ATL 35.
Atlanta Falcons at 00:45
1-10-ATL25(:45) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran to ATL 43 for 18 yards (G.Scott).
1-10-ATL43(:24) M.Schaub pass incomplete to R.White (A.Samuel).
2-10-ATL43(:21) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete to B.Finneran.
3-10-ATL43(:12) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran ran ob at NE 40 for 17 yards.
1-10-NE40(:06) M.Koenen 58 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-D.Rackley, Holder-M.Schaub.
NE 14   ATL 13,   Plays: 5   Yards: 35   Possession: 0:44.
 
Atlanta Falcons at 00:01
M.Koenen kicks 20 yards from ATL 30 to 50. M.Stone (didn't try to advance) to 50 for no gain.
Third Quarter
Atlanta Falcons at 15:00
M.Koenen kicks 65 yards from ATL 30 to NE 5. B.Johnson to NE 22 for 17 yards (B.Scott).
New England Patriots at 14:55
1-10-NE22(14:55) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to ATL 33 for 45 yards (D.Hall).
1-10-ATL33(14:06) T.Brady pass to B.Watson for 33 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-J.Miller.
NE 21   ATL 13,   Plays: 2   Yards: 78   Possession: 1:01.
 
New England Patriots at 13:59
A.Vinatieri kicks 62 yards from NE 30 to ATL 8. A.Rossum to ATL 28 for 20 yards (P.Pass).
Atlanta Falcons at 13:53
1-10-ATL28(13:53) M.Schaub sacked at ATL 26 for -2 yards (sack split by M.Vrabel and J.Green).
2-12-ATL26(13:53) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins.
3-12-ATL26(13:23) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins.
4-12-ATL26(13:18) M.Koenen punts 47 yards to NE 27, Center-D.Rackley. T.Dwight to NE 27 for no gain (O.Lowe).
New England Patriots at 13:07
1-10-NE27(13:07) C.Dillon right tackle to NE 27 for no gain (A.Lake).
2-10-NE27(12:33) T.Brady pass to C.Dillon to NE 35 for 8 yards (K.Brooking).
3-2-NE35(12:03) C.Dillon up the middle to NE 36 for 1 yard (E.Hartwell).
4-1-NE36(11:10) J.Miller punts 46 yards to ATL 18, Center-L.Paxton, fair catch by A.Rossum.
Atlanta Falcons at 11:02
1-10-ATL18(11:02) W.Dunn up the middle to ATL 25 for 7 yards (V.Wilfork).
2-3-ATL25(10:30) W.Dunn left tackle to ATL 26 for 1 yard (T.Warren).
3-2-ATL26(9:51) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler to ATL 27 for 1 yard (G.Scott).
4-1-ATL27(9:07) M.Koenen punts 47 yards to NE 26, Center-D.Rackley, fair catch by T.Dwight.
New England Patriots at 08:59
1-10-NE26(8:59) C.Dillon right end to NE 38 for 12 yards (D.Hall).
1-10-NE38(8:20) T.Brady pass to D.Givens to NE 43 for 5 yards (D.Hall).
2-5-NE43(7:44) T.Brady pass to P.Pass to NE 49 for 6 yards (J.Webster, K.Carpenter).
1-10-NE49(7:03) T.Brady pass to T.Dwight to 50 for 1 yard (D.Williams).
2-9-50 (6:26) PENALTY on NE-T.Ashworth, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at 50 - No Play.
2-14-NE45(5:58) T.Brady pass to B.Johnson for 55 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
A.Vinatieri extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-J.Miller.
NE 28   ATL 13,   Plays: 5   Yards: 74   Possession: 3:09.
 
New England Patriots at 05:50
A.Vinatieri kicks 67 yards from NE 30 to ATL 3. A.Rossum to ATL 25 for 22 yards (L.Izzo).
Atlanta Falcons at 05:44
1-10-ATL25(5:44) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins.
2-10-ATL25(5:40) M.Schaub right end pushed ob at ATL 30 for 5 yards.
PENALTY on ATL-T.Weiner, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at ATL 25 - No Play.
2-20-ATL15(5:13) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran to ATL 23 for 8 yards (V.Wilfork).
3-12-ATL23(4:30) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete to R.White. Penalty on ATL-R.White, Offensive Pass Interference, declined.
4-12-ATL23(4:23) M.Koenen punts 53 yards to NE 24, Center-D.Rackley. T.Dwight to NE 29 for 5 yards (D.Williams, K.McCadam).
New England Patriots at 04:11
1-10-NE29(4:11) C.Dillon right end to NE 32 for 3 yards (D.Williams).
2-7-NE32(3:32) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at NE 37 for 5 yards (J.Webster).
3-2-NE37(3:06) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at NE 41 for 4 yards (J.Webster).
1-10-NE41(2:37) T.Brady pass to D.Branch to NE 49 for 8 yards (J.Webster).
2-2-NE49(2:02) C.Dillon right tackle to ATL 47 for 4 yards (K.Brooking).
1-10-ATL47(1:24) C.Dillon up the middle to ATL 42 for 5 yards (I.Reese).
2-5-ATL42(:41) T.Brady pass intended for C.Dillon INTERCEPTED by D.Williams (I.Reese) at ATL 47. D.Williams to ATL 47 for no gain.
Atlanta Falcons at 00:35
1-10-ATL47(:35) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler to NE 25 for 28 yards (A.Samuel).
Fourth Quarter
Atlanta Falcons continued...
1-10-NE25(15:00) W.Dunn up the middle to NE 25 for no gain (J.Green).
2-10-NE25(14:29) M.Schaub pass to A.Crumpler for 25 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
T.Peterson extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Rackley, Holder-M.Schaub.
NE 28   ATL 20,   Plays: 3   Yards: 53   Possession: 1:12.
 
Atlanta Falcons at 14:23
M.Koenen kicks 69 yards from ATL 30 to NE 1. B.Johnson to NE 21 for 20 yards (J.Leake, M.Boley).
New England Patriots at 14:16
1-10-NE21(14:16) C.Dillon left tackle to NE 23 for 2 yards (I.Reese).
2-8-NE23(13:38) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to NE 38 for 15 yards (K.Brooking).
1-10-NE38(13:00) C.Dillon right tackle to NE 40 for 2 yards (K.Brooking, A.Lake).
2-8-NE40(12:26) T.Brady pass incomplete to C.Dillon.
3-8-NE40(12:21) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass to B.Watson to ATL 45 for 15 yards (D.Williams).
PENALTY on NE-B.Watson, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at NE 40 - No Play.
3-18-NE30(11:47) PENALTY on ATL-C.Lavalais, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at NE 30 - No Play.
3-13-NE35(11:20) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass to D.Branch pushed ob at ATL 47 for 18 yards (D.Hall).
PENALTY on NE-L.Mankins, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 35 - No Play.
3-23-NE25(10:57) P.Pass up the middle to NE 38 for 13 yards (K.Carpenter).
4-10-NE38(10:39) J.Miller punts 47 yards to ATL 15, Center-L.Paxton, downed by NE-E.Hobbs.
Atlanta Falcons at 10:27
1-10-ATL15(10:27) T.Duckett right tackle to ATL 18 for 3 yards (T.Warren).
2-7-ATL18(9:49) M.Schaub pass incomplete to A.Crumpler.
PENALTY on NE-E.Wilson, Illegal Contact, 5 yards, enforced at ATL 18 - No Play.
1-10-ATL23(9:44) M.Schaub pass incomplete to D.White.
2-10-ATL23(9:36) T.Duckett up the middle to ATL 41 for 18 yards (W.McGinest).
1-10-ATL41(8:56) T.Duckett up the middle to ATL 46 for 5 yards (W.McGinest).
2-5-ATL46(8:19) M.Schaub pass incomplete to R.White (D.Starks).
3-5-ATL46(8:13) M.Schaub right end ran ob at ATL 47 for 1 yard.
4-4-ATL47(7:51) M.Koenen punts 39 yards to NE 14, Center-D.Rackley, fair catch by T.Brown.
New England Patriots at 07:43
1-10-NE14(7:43) C.Dillon left tackle to NE 15 for 1 yard (Ch.Davis).
2-9-NE15(6:59) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to NE 21 for 6 yards (K.Carpenter, D.Williams).
3-3-NE21(6:18) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Givens.
4-3-NE21(6:12) J.Miller punts 42 yards to ATL 37, Center-L.Paxton, fair catch by A.Rossum.
Atlanta Falcons at 06:04
1-10-ATL38(6:04) M.Schaub pass to M.Jenkins to NE 44 for 18 yards (D.Starks).
1-10-NE44(5:38) W.Dunn left tackle to NE 39 for 5 yards (V.Wilfork).
2-5-NE39(4:58) M.Schaub pass incomplete to A.Crumpler.
3-5-NE39(4:52) W.Dunn left end ran ob at NE 31 for 8 yards (G.Scott).
1-10-NE31(4:47) M.Schaub pass incomplete to M.Jenkins (D.Starks).
2-10-NE31(4:41) W.Dunn right end ran ob at NE 18 for 13 yards (M.Wright).
1-10-NE18(4:33) W.Dunn right tackle to NE 14 for 4 yards (W.McGinest).
2-6-NE14(3:57) M.Schaub pass to D.White for 14 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
TWO-POINT CONVERSION ATTEMPT. M.Schaub pass to B.Finneran is complete. ATTEMPT SUCCEEDS.
NE 28   ATL 28,   Plays: 8   Yards: 62   Possession: 2:12.
 
Atlanta Falcons at 03:52
M.Koenen kicks 64 yards from ATL 30 to NE 6. B.Johnson to NE 36 for 30 yards (M.Koenen).
New England Patriots at 03:47
1-10-NE36(3:47) PENALTY on NE-B.Watson, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 36 - No Play.
1-15-NE31(3:47) T.Brady pass to D.Branch to NE 47 for 16 yards (J.Webster).
PENALTY on NE-S.Neal, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 31 - No Play.
1-25-NE21(3:40) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Givens (J.Webster).
PENALTY on ATL-P.Kerney, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at NE 21 - No Play.
1-20-NE26(3:36) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch.
PENALTY on ATL-A.Rossum, Defensive Pass Interference, 30 yards, enforced at NE 26 - No Play.
1-10-ATL44(3:29) P.Pass up the middle to ATL 46 for -2 yards (I.Reese, J.Babineaux).
2-12-ATL46(2:49) T.Brady pass to D.Graham to ATL 38 for 8 yards (K.Brooking, K.Carpenter).
3-4-ATL38(2:05) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass to D.Branch ran ob at ATL 29 for 9 yards (D.Hall).
1-10-ATL29(2:00) P.Pass up the middle to ATL 14 for 15 yards (P.Kerney).
1-10-ATL14(1:52) P.Pass up the middle to ATL 14 for no gain (I.Reese).
2-10-ATL14(1:47) P.Pass up the middle to ATL 12 for 2 yards (K.Carpenter).
3-8-ATL12(1:03) T.Brady up the middle to ATL 11 for 1 yard (R.Coleman).
4-7-ATL11(:20) A.Vinatieri 29 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-J.Miller.
NE 31   ATL 28,   Plays: 8   Yards: 53   Possession: 3:35.
 
New England Patriots at 00:17
A.Vinatieri kicks 69 yards from NE 30 to ATL 1. A.Rossum to ATL 38 for 37 yards (B.Johnson).
PENALTY on ATL-I.Reese, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at ATL 22.
Atlanta Falcons at 00:06
1-10-ATL12(:06) M.Schaub pass to M.Jenkins to ATL 31 for 19 yards. Lateral to R.White to ATL 33 for 2 yards (R.Colvin).
                      
 
 

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