New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00
S.Gostkowski kicks 70 yards from NE 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 15:00
1-10-TB20(15:00) E.Graham right guard to TB 26 for 6 yards (A.Spann; J.Mayo).
2-4-TB26(14:24) E.Graham left guard to TB 29 for 3 yards (V.Wilfork).
3-1-TB29(13:58) A.Bryant left end pushed ob at TB 45 for 16 yards (E.Hobbs).
1-10-TB45(13:31) E.Graham up the middle to TB 48 for 3 yards (T.Bruschi, M.Vrabel).
2-7-TB48(12:59) B.Griese pass short left to B.Storer to NE 47 for 5 yards (P.Woods).
3-2-NE47(12:21) B.Griese pass short left to A.Smith to NE 43 for 4 yards (E.Hobbs).
1-10-NE43(11:40) (Shotgun) B.Griese pass short left to W.Dunn to NE 36 for 7 yards (J.Mayo).
2-3-NE36(10:56) W.Dunn right guard to NE 33 for 3 yards (A.Spann, R.Seymour).
1-10-NE33(10:16) B.Griese pass short left to I.Hilliard to NE 25 for 8 yards (E.Hobbs).
2-2-NE25(9:35) E.Graham right guard to NE 25 for no gain (M.Vrabel; T.Warren).
3-2-NE25(9:00) (Shotgun) B.Griese pass short right to I.Hilliard to NE 22 for 3 yards (F.Bryant).
1-10-NE22(8:12) (Shotgun) B.Griese pass short right to W.Dunn pushed ob at NE 19 for 3 yards (M.Vrabel).
2-7-NE19(7:49) W.Dunn up the middle to NE 12 for 7 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE12(7:15) W.Dunn up the middle to NE 10 for 2 yards (R.Seymour).
2-8-NE10(6:43) B.Griese pass short right to W.Dunn to NE 5 for 5 yards (M.Vrabel; A.Spann).
3-3-NE5(6:04) B.Griese pass short left to A.Bryant to NE 1 for 4 yards (E.Hobbs).
1-1-NE1(5:28) E.Graham up the middle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
M.Bryant extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-J.Bidwell.
NE 0   TB 7,   Plays: 17   Yards: 80   Possession: 9:38.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 05:22
M.Bryant kicks 62 yards from TB 30 to NE 8. E.Hobbs to NE 22 for 14 yards (S.Piscitelli).
New England Patriots at 05:16
1-10-NE22(5:16) L.Maroney left guard to NE 27 for 5 yards (C.June, B.Ruud).
2-5-NE27(4:47) L.Maroney up the middle to NE 30 for 3 yards (G.Adams).
3-2-NE30(4:03) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short right intended for R.Moss INTERCEPTED by B.Ruud at NE 40. B.Ruud to NE 40 for no gain (W.Welker). New England challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was REVERSED. (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass incomplete short right to R.Moss (B.Ruud).
4-2-NE30(4:01) C.Hanson punts 41 yards to TB 29, Center-L.Paxton, out of bounds.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 03:51
1-10-TB29(3:51) M.Bennett left tackle to TB 33 for 4 yards (P.Woods).
2-6-TB33(3:16) B.Griese pass incomplete short left to A.Smith (R.Seymour) [T.Warren].
3-6-TB33(3:11) (Shotgun) B.Griese pass short right to I.Hilliard to TB 38 for 5 yards (J.Mayo).
4-1-TB38(2:35) J.Bidwell punts 39 yards to NE 23, Center-A.Economos, fair catch by C.Jackson.
PENALTY on TB-M.Stovall, Fair Catch Interference, 15 yards, enforced at NE 23.
New England Patriots at 02:23
1-10-NE38(2:23) L.Maroney up the middle to NE 48 for 10 yards (T.Jackson).
1-10-NE48(1:52) (Shotgun) L.Maroney up the middle to NE 48 for no gain (G.White).
2-10-NE48(1:18) L.Maroney up the middle to 50 for 2 yards (C.Hovan).
3-8-50 (:38) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short left to W.Welker to TB 38 for 12 yards (T.Jackson).
Second Quarter
New England Patriots continued...
1-10-TB38(15:00) M.Cassel pass short middle to W.Welker to TB 32 for 6 yards (B.Ruud).
2-4-TB32(14:29) S.Morris up the middle to TB 30 for 2 yards (G.White).
3-2-TB30(13:49) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short middle to W.Welker to TB 23 for 7 yards (B.Ruud).
1-10-TB23(13:11) L.Maroney up the middle to TB 25 for -2 yards (R.Sims).
2-12-TB25(13:11) (Shotgun)
PENALTY on NE-N.Kaczur, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at TB 25 - No Play.
2-17-TB30(12:04) (Shotgun) K.Faulk up the middle to TB 25 for 5 yards (B.Ruud). FUMBLES (B.Ruud), RECOVERED by TB-J.Wilkerson at TB 25. J.Wilkerson to TB 25 for no gain (L.Mankins).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 11:55
1-10-TB25(11:55) M.Bennett up the middle to TB 37 for 12 yards (T.Wheatley).
1-10-TB37(11:55) L.McCown pass short left to A.Bryant pushed ob at NE 30 for 33 yards (A.Spann).
1-10-NE30(10:44) M.Bennett up the middle to NE 23 for 7 yards (T.Bruschi, F.Bryant).
2-3-NE23(10:15) M.Bennett up the middle to NE 21 for 2 yards (M.Vrabel; P.Woods).
3-1-NE21(9:39) M.Bennett up the middle to NE 20 for 1 yard (R.Seymour, J.Mayo).
1-10-NE20(8:56) L.McCown scrambles ran ob at NE 16 for 4 yards (M.Dillard).
2-6-NE16(8:24) L.McCown pass short right to B.Storer to NE 16 for no gain (M.Vrabel).
3-6-NE16(7:36) (Shotgun) L.McCown pass incomplete deep middle to J.Stevens.
4-6-NE16(7:29) (Field Goal formation) M.Bryant 34 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-J.Bidwell.
NE 0   TB 10,   Plays: 9   Yards: 59   Possession: 4:30.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:25
M.Bryant kicks 66 yards from TB 30 to NE 4. E.Hobbs to NE 22 for 18 yards (C.Smith).
New England Patriots at 07:16
1-10-NE22(7:16) M.Cassel pass incomplete short left to L.Maroney.
2-10-NE22(7:10) L.Maroney left tackle to NE 19 for -3 yards (R.Sims, K.Carter).
3-13-NE19(6:33) (Shotgun) M.Cassel scrambles up the middle to NE 26 for 7 yards (Q.Black).
4-6-NE26(6:01) (Punt formation) C.Hanson punts 59 yards to TB 15, Center-L.Paxton. D.Jackson to TB 32 for 17 yards (D.Thomas).
PENALTY on TB-T.Jackson, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at TB 24.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 05:45
1-10-TB14(5:45) M.Bennett up the middle to TB 37 for 23 yards (P.Woods).
1-10-TB37(5:08) L.McCown pass deep middle to M.Stovall to NE 45 for 18 yards (M.Dillard).
1-10-NE45(4:29) M.Bennett right guard to NE 37 for 8 yards (J.Mayo).
2-2-NE37(3:50) K.Darby left tackle to NE 25 for 12 yards (M.Dillard).
1-10-NE25(3:03) L.McCown pass short right to K.Darby to NE 14 for 11 yards (J.Mayo, V.Redd).
1-10-NE14(2:23) M.Bennett left guard to NE 14 for no gain (J.Mayo).
2-10-NE14(2:00) L.McCown pass short middle to M.Bennett to NE 1 for 13 yards (A.Spann).
1-1-NE1(1:19) L.McCown pass short right to B.Storer for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
(Kick formation) M.Bryant extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-J.Bidwell.
NE 0   TB 17,   Plays: 8   Yards: 86   Possession: 4:32.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 01:13
M.Bryant kicks 61 yards from TB 30 to NE 9. M.Slater to NE 32 for 23 yards (E.Mack).
New England Patriots at 01:05
1-10-NE32(1:05) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short left to R.Moss to NE 42 for 10 yards (W.Allen).
1-10-NE42(:40) (Shotgun) M.Cassel scrambles left end to NE 43 for 1 yard (E.Mack).
2-9-NE43(:17) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short middle to K.Faulk to 50 for 7 yards (A.Talib; K.Carter).
3-2-50 (:08) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass short left to R.Moss to TB 35 for 15 yards (E.Mack).
1-10-TB35(:02) (Field Goal formation) S.Gostkowski 53 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-C.Hanson.
NE 3   TB 17,   Plays: 5   Yards: 33   Possession: 1:13.
 
Third Quarter
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 15:00
M.Bryant kicks 70 yards from TB 30 to NE 0. M.Slater to NE 29 for 29 yards (Q.Black).
1-10-TB24(14:52) (Shotgun) M.Cassel Aborted. D.Connolly FUMBLES at NE 24, RECOVERED by TB-S.Piscitelli at NE 24. S.Piscitelli for 24 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
(Kick formation) M.Bryant extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-J.Bidwell.
NE 3   TB 24
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 14:44
M.Bryant kicks 50 yards from TB 30 to NE 20. S.Morris to NE 35 for 15 yards (M.Hamilton).
New England Patriots at 14:36
1-10-NE35(14:36) S.Morris up the middle to NE 35 for no gain (S.Piscitelli).
2-10-NE35(14:06) M.Cassel pass incomplete short right to M.Pollard.
3-10-NE35(14:00) (Shotgun) M.Cassel pass incomplete short left to H.Evans.
4-10-NE35(13:53) (Punt formation) C.Hanson punts 42 yards to TB 23, Center-L.Paxton, out of bounds.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 13:43
1-10-TB23(13:43) L.McCown FUMBLES (Aborted) at TB 23, recovered by TB-K.Darby at TB 23. K.Darby to TB 23 for no gain (K.Smith).
2-10-TB23(13:10) (Shotgun) L.McCown pass short right to C.Smith to TB 26 for 3 yards (S.Crable).
3-7-TB26(12:26) (Shotgun) L.McCown pass incomplete short left to B.Troupe.
4-7-TB26(12:16) (Punt formation) J.Bidwell punts 49 yards to NE 25, Center-A.Economos. C.Jackson to NE 29 for 4 yards (W.Allen).
New England Patriots at 12:01
1-10-NE29(12:01) K.O'Connell pass short right intended for C.Jackson INTERCEPTED by E.Mack at NE 34. E.Mack ran ob at NE 29 for 5 yards.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 11:51
1-10-NE29(11:51) K.Darby left guard to NE 28 for 1 yard (J.Shoate).
2-9-NE28(11:17) L.McCown pass incomplete short middle to B.Storer.
3-9-NE28(11:11) C.Simms pass short right to P.Warren pushed ob at NE 19 for 9 yards (J.Lynch).
1-10-NE19(10:33) K.Darby right guard to NE 16 for 3 yards (S.Fifita).
2-7-NE16(9:58) C.Simms pass short middle to D.Fells to NE 1 for 15 yards (E.Alexander).
1-1-NE1(9:12) K.Darby right tackle to NE 3 for -2 yards.
PENALTY on TB-J.Gilmore, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 1 - No Play.
1-11-NE11(8:36) C.Smith right guard to NE 5 for 6 yards (A.Spann, V.Redd).
2-5-NE5(7:55) C.Simms pass incomplete short right to C.Lucas.
3-5-NE5(7:49) (Shotgun) C.Simms pass incomplete short left to D.Fells [T.Adams].
4-5-NE5(7:43) (Field Goal formation) M.Bryant 23 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-J.Bidwell.
NE 3   TB 27,   Plays: 9   Yards: 24   Possession: 4:13.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:38
M.Bryant kicks 65 yards from TB 30 to NE 5. C.Jones to NE 25 for 20 yards (C.Smith).
New England Patriots at 07:30
1-10-NE25(7:30) S.Morris up the middle to NE 28 for 3 yards (C.Bennett).
2-7-NE28(6:53) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short left to C.Jones.
3-7-NE28(6:44) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short middle to C.Jones.
4-7-NE28(6:39) (Punt formation) C.Hanson punts 39 yards to TB 33, Center-L.Paxton. M.Spurlock pushed ob at NE 48 for 19 yards (R.Ventrone).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 06:24
1-10-NE48(6:24) K.Darby up the middle to NE 46 for 2 yards (E.Alexander, T.Adams).
2-8-NE46(5:48) C.Simms sacked at TB 47 for -7 yards (S.Fifita).
3-15-TB47(5:22) (Shotgun) C.Simms scrambles up the middle to NE 43 for 10 yards (J.Shoate).
4-5-NE43(4:39) (Punt formation) J.Bidwell punts 43 yards to end zone, Center-A.Economos, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 04:29
1-10-NE20(4:29) S.Morris up the middle to NE 25 for 5 yards (J.Wilkerson, C.Bennett).
2-5-NE25(3:54) S.Morris right guard to NE 25 for no gain (J.Wilkerson).
3-5-NE25(3:15) K.O'Connell scrambles up the middle to NE 28 for 3 yards (M.McCoy).
4-2-NE28(3:15) (Punt formation)
PENALTY on NE-C.Hanson, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at NE 28 - No Play.
4-7-NE23(2:10) (Punt formation) C.Hanson punts 44 yards to TB 33, Center-L.Paxton. M.Spurlock pushed ob at TB 33 for no gain (M.Dillard).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 02:01
1-10-TB33(2:01) K.Darby left tackle to TB 35 for 2 yards (S.Thomas).
2-8-TB35(1:17) K.Darby left guard to TB 37 for 2 yards (S.Thomas).
3-6-TB37(1:17) (Shotgun) C.Simms sacked at TB 30 for -7 yards (S.Crable). FUMBLES (S.Crable) [S.Crable], recovered by TB-C.Smith at TB 29. C.Smith to TB 29 for no gain (E.Alexander).
Fourth Quarter
Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued...
4-14-TB29(15:00) (Punt formation) J.Bidwell punts 55 yards to NE 16, Center-A.Economos. C.Jones to NE 42 for 26 yards (A.Economos).
New England Patriots at 14:45
1-10-NE42(14:45) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short left to J.Stupar (G.Hayes).
2-10-NE42(14:39) K.O'Connell pass short right to C.Jones to TB 44 for 14 yards (D.Hunter) [M.Douglas].
1-10-TB44(14:06) B.Green-Ellis right guard to TB 38 for 6 yards (G.Hayes).
2-4-TB38(13:31) K.O'Connell scrambles up the middle to TB 37 for 1 yard (M.Douglas).
3-3-TB37(13:00) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to TB 35 for 2 yards (G.Peterson, G.Hayes).
4-1-TB35(12:17) K.O'Connell scrambles left end ran ob at TB 30 for 5 yards (M.McCoy).
1-10-TB30(11:50) K.O'Connell pass short right to C.Jackson to TB 18 for 12 yards (D.Hunter).
1-10-TB18(11:07) K.O'Connell pass short left to C.Jones to TB 1 for 17 yards (S.Piscitelli).
1-1-TB1(10:27) H.Evans up the middle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
(Kick formation) S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Paxton, Holder-C.Hanson.
NE 10   TB 27,   Plays: 9   Yards: 58   Possession: 4:25.
 
New England Patriots at 10:20
S.Gostkowski kicks 67 yards from NE 30 to TB 3. C.Smith to TB 29 for 26 yards (V.Hobson).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 10:12
1-10-TB29(10:12) K.Darby up the middle to TB 31 for 2 yards (V.Hobson).
2-8-TB31(9:36) J.Johnson scrambles right end to TB 32 for 1 yard (E.Alexander).
3-7-TB32(8:46) (Shotgun) J.Johnson sacked at TB 19 for -13 yards (V.Redd).
4-20-TB19(8:11) (Punt formation) J.Bidwell punts 45 yards to NE 36, Center-A.Economos. C.Jones to NE 36 for no gain (B.Storer).
New England Patriots at 07:58
1-10-NE36(7:58) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short left to H.Evans (M.Douglas).
2-10-NE36(7:51) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short middle to M.Pollard.
3-10-NE36(7:45) K.O'Connell pass short right to R.Ventrone to NE 43 for 7 yards (S.Davis) [C.Bennett].
4-3-NE43(7:00) K.O'Connell pass short middle to C.Jackson to NE 48 for 5 yards (M.McCoy).
1-10-NE48(6:19) (Shotgun) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short left to B.Green-Ellis [G.Peterson].
2-10-NE48(6:14) (Shotgun) K.O'Connell pass short right to R.Ventrone to TB 46 for 6 yards (E.Mack).
3-4-TB46(5:34) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short left to C.Jackson.
4-4-TB46(5:28) (Shotgun) K.O'Connell pass incomplete short right to C.Jones (C.Bennett).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 05:22
1-10-TB46(5:22) K.Darby up the middle to 50 for 4 yards (G.Guyton).
2-6-50 (4:38) C.Smith left guard to NE 43 for 7 yards (G.Guyton).
1-10-NE43(3:54) C.Smith left guard to NE 39 for 4 yards (S.Crable, G.Guyton).
2-6-NE39(3:22) J.Johnson pass short left to C.Hankton to NE 33 for 6 yards (J.Shoate).
1-10-NE33(2:39) C.Smith up the middle to NE 30 for 3 yards (S.Crable).
2-7-NE30(2:00) K.Darby up the middle to NE 25 for 5 yards (T.Adams).
3-2-NE25(1:21) D.Jackson left end to NE 19 for 6 yards (J.Shoate).
1-10-NE19(1:21) J.Johnson kneels to NE 21 for -2 yards.
                      
 

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