New England Patriots vs. San Diego Chargers Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00

S.Gostkowski kicks 70 yards from NE 30 to SD 0. D.Sproles to SD 25 for 25 yards (K.Arrington). PENALTY on NE, Offside on Free Kick, 5 yards, enforced at SD 25.
San Diego Chargers at 14:55
1-10-SD30(14:55) P.Rivers pass incomplete deep right to C.Davis.
1-10-SD30(14:55) P.Rivers pass short left to C.Davis to SD 41 for 11 yards (B.Spikes).
1-10-SD41(14:14) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to C.Davis.
1-10-SD41(15:00) P.Rivers pass incomplete to C.Davis (D.McCourty).
2-10-SD41(14:07) R.Mathews left end to SD 43 for 2 yards (B.Deaderick, R.Ninkovich).
3-8-SD43(13:29) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right.
4-8-SD43(13:18) M.Scifres punts 47 yards to NE 10, Center-M.Windt. J.Edelman to NE 13 for 3 yards (B.Siler).
New England Patriots at 12:50
1-10-NE13(12:50) T.Brady pass to A.Hernandez to NE 19 for 6 yards (P.Oliver).
2-4-NE19
(12:34) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to NE 22 for 3 yards (S.Cooper). PENALTY on SD-J.Cesaire, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at NE 19 - No Play.
1-10-NE24(12:04) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete deep middle to D.Branch (Q.Jammer). handoff, then lateral, then lateral back to Brady
2-10-NE24(11:56) B.Green-Ellis left tackle to NE 29 for 5 yards (S.Cooper, A.Garay).
3-5-NE29(11:11) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to D.Branch.
4-5-NE29
(11:11) (Punt formation) PENALTY on NE-D.Fletcher, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 29 - No Play.
4-10-NE24
(11:11) Z.Mesko punts 36 yards to SD 40, Center-J.Ingram, fair catch by D.Sproles. PENALTY on NE-J.Ingram, Defensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at SD 40.
San Diego Chargers at 11:00
1-10-50(11:00) R.Mathews right end to SD 50 for no gain (D.McCourty).
2-10-50(10:21) P.Rivers pass short left to R.Mathews to NE 47 for 3 yards (J.Mayo).
3-7-NE47(9:48) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short middle to C.Davis to NE 39 for 8 yards (J.Mayo).
1-10-NE39(9:05) P.Rivers scrambles right end ran ob at NE 37 for 2 yards (J.Cunningham).
2-8-NE37(8:29) P.Rivers pass short right to P.Crayton to NE 26 for 11 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE26(7:44) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to NE 17 for 9 yards (J.Mayo).
2-1-NE17(6:59) J.Hester up the middle to NE 15 for 2 yards (V.Wilfork, G.Warren).
1-10-NE15(6:20) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to P.Crayton.
2-10-NE15(6:15) R.Mathews right end to NE 14 for 1 yard (J.Mayo).
3-9-NE14(5:32) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to C.Davis.
4-9-NE14(5:32) K.Brown 32 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Windt, Holder-M.Scifres.
NE 0   SD 3,   Plays: 11   Yards: 36   Possession: 5:37.
 
San Diego Chargers at 05:23
K.Brown kicks onside 27 yards from SD 30 to NE 43. D.Fletcher (didn't try to advance) to NE 43 for no gain (R.Goodman).
New England Patriots at 05:21
1-10-NE43(5:21) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to SD 48 for 9 yards (S.Cooper).
2-1-SD48(4:48) T.Brady pass incomplete short right to S.Morris.
3-1-SD48(4:42) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Tate.
4-1-SD48(4:38) Z.Mesko punts 30 yards to SD 18, Center-J.Ingram, fair catch by D.Sproles.
San Diego Chargers at 04:29
1-10-SD18(4:29) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to C.Davis.
2-10-SD18(4:19) R.Mathews right end to SD 13 for -5 yards (P.Chung).
3-15-SD13(3:35) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to K.Wilson to SD 24 for 11 yards (D.Fletcher). FUMBLES (D.Fletcher), RECOVERED by NE-J.Mayo at SD 22.
New England Patriots at 03:24
1-10-SD22(3:24) B.Green-Ellis left end to SD 21 for 1 yard (A.Applewhite).
2-9-SD21(2:31) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to R.Gronkowski to SD 12 for 9 yards (S.Cooper, P.Oliver).
1-10-SD12
(2:07) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to SD 10 for 2 yards (O.Nwagbuo). PENALTY on SD-A.Applewhite, Illegal Use of Hands, 5 yards, enforced at SD 10.
1-5-SD5(1:40) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to D.Woodhead to SD 1 for 4 yards (P.Oliver).
2-1-SD1(1:10) T.Brady pass short right to R.Gronkowski for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Ingram, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 7   SD 3,   Plays: 5   Yards: 22   Possession: 2:24.
 
New England Patriots at 01:00
S.Gostkowski kicks 79 yards from NE 30 to SD -9. D.Sproles, Touchback.
San Diego Chargers at 01:00
1-10-SD20(1:00) R.Mathews up the middle to SD 25 for 5 yards (R.Ninkovich).
2-5-SD25(:23) (Shotgun) R.Mathews up the middle to SD 28 for 3 yards (J.Cunningham).
Second Quarter
San Diego Chargers continued...
3-2-SD28(15:00) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to P.Crayton to SD 34 for 6 yards (D.McCourty).
1-10-SD34(14:16) P.Rivers pass deep middle to R.Goodman to NE 41 for 25 yards. FUMBLES, RECOVERED by NE-J.Sanders at NE 41. J.Sanders to NE 41 for no gain (R.Goodman).
New England Patriots at 14:02
1-10-NE41(14:02) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to NE 44 for 3 yards (A.Applewhite).
2-7-NE44(13:28) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to W.Welker.
3-7-NE44(13:22) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short right.
4-7-NE44
(13:15) (Punt formation) PENALTY on NE-Z.Mesko, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at NE 44 - No Play.
4-12-NE39(13:15) Z.Mesko punts 42 yards to SD 19, Center-J.Ingram, downed by NE-S.Brown.
San Diego Chargers at 13:03
1-10-SD19(13:03) R.Mathews up the middle to SD 24 for 5 yards (G.Guyton).
2-5-SD24(12:27) M.Tolbert up the middle to SD 28 for 4 yards (M.Pryor, G.Guyton).
3-1-SD28
(11:53) M.Tolbert left end to SD 28 for no gain (T.Banta-Cain, J.Mayo). PENALTY on NE-D.McCourty, Defensive 12 On-field, 5 yards, enforced at SD 28 - No Play.
1-10-SD33(11:22) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to SD 39 for 6 yards (G.Guyton).
2-4-SD39(11:01) D.Sproles up the middle to SD 40 for 1 yard (J.Cunningham).
3-3-SD40(10:15) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to P.Crayton to NE 47 for 13 yards (G.Guyton, D.McCourty).
1-10-NE47(9:30) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to M.Tolbert.
2-10-NE47(9:27) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to C.Davis to NE 32 for 15 yards (K.Arrington).
New England Patriots at 08:58
1-10-SD29(8:58) (Shotgun) P.Rivers FUMBLES (Aborted) at NE 38, touched at NE 38, RECOVERED by NE-R.Ninkovich at NE 29. R.Ninkovich to SD 8 for 63 yards (P.Rivers). San Diego challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was Upheld. (Timeout #1 at 08:45.)
1-8-SD8(8:45) D.Woodhead left tackle to SD 6 for 2 yards (A.Garay).
2-6-SD6(8:06) T.Brady sacked at SD 11 for -5 yards (S.Phillips).
3-11-SD11(7:28) (Shotgun) T.Brady sacked at SD 22 for -11 yards (A.Barnes).
4-22-SD22(6:55) S.Gostkowski 40 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-J.Ingram, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 10   SD 3,   Plays: 4   Yards: -14   Possession: 1:54.
 
New England Patriots at 06:51
S.Gostkowski kicks 74 yards from NE 30 to SD -4. D.Sproles to SD 29 for 33 yards (K.Arrington).
San Diego Chargers at 06:44
1-10-SD29
(6:44) R.Mathews left end to SD 33 for 4 yards (B.Meriweather). PENALTY on SD-M.Tolbert, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at SD 29 - No Play.
1-20-SD19(6:17) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to SD 21 for 2 yards (D.Fletcher).
2-18-SD21(5:53) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to C.Davis to SD 22 for 1 yard (S.Brown).
3-17-SD22(5:11) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass deep right intended for P.Crayton INTERCEPTED by D.McCourty at NE 42. D.McCourty ran ob at NE 42 for no gain (P.Crayton).
New England Patriots at 05:03
1-10-NE42(5:03) D.Woodhead right end to NE 45 for 3 yards (S.Phillips).
2-7-NE45(4:43) T.Brady pass short left to W.Welker to NE 48 for 3 yards (K.Burnett).
3-4-NE48
(4:19) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to SD 44 for 8 yards (A.Applewhite). PENALTY on NE-A.Hernandez, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at NE 48 - No Play.
3-14-NE38(3:56) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to D.Branch (A.Cason).
4-14-NE38(3:51) Z.Mesko punts 45 yards to SD 17, Center-J.Ingram. D.Sproles to SD 29 for 12 yards (G.Guyton).
San Diego Chargers at 03:37
1-10-SD29(3:37) R.Mathews up the middle to SD 33 for 4 yards (J.Mayo).
2-6-SD33(3:00) P.Rivers pass short middle to R.Mathews to SD 37 for 4 yards (G.Guyton).
3-2-SD37(2:18) P.Rivers pass incomplete short middle to R.Mathews.
4-2-SD37(2:13) M.Scifres punts 49 yards to NE 14, Center-M.Windt. J.Edelman to NE 48 for 34 yards (M.Tolbert).
New England Patriots at 01:59
1-10-NE48(1:59) D.Woodhead left end to 50 for 2 yards (S.Phillips).
2-8-50(1:32) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to A.Hernandez.
3-8-50
(1:32) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete to D.Branch. PENALTY on SD-A.Cason, Defensive Pass Interference, 29 yards, enforced at 50 - No Play.
1-10-SD21(1:25) B.Green-Ellis right end to SD 21 for no gain (K.Burnett).
2-10-SD21(:53) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to W.Welker to SD 9 for 12 yards (S.Cooper, E.Weddle).
1-9-SD9(:43) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to W.Welker.
2-9-SD9(:40) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Tate.
3-9-SD9(:35) (Shotgun) T.Brady sacked at SD 17 for -8 yards (A.Barnes). Penalty on NE-M.Light, Illegal Use of Hands, declined.
4-17-SD17(:26) S.Gostkowski 35 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-J.Ingram, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 13   SD 3,   Plays: 8   Yards: 35   Possession: 1:36.
 
New England Patriots at 00:23
S.Gostkowski kicks 66 yards from NE 30 to SD 4. D.Sproles to SD 18 for 14 yards (D.Woodhead).
San Diego Chargers at 00:17
1-10-SD18(:17) P.Rivers kneels, dead ball declared at SD 17 for -1 yards.
Third Quarter
San Diego Chargers at 15:00
K.Brown kicks 74 yards from SD 30 to NE -4. B.Tate to NE 21 for 25 yards (A.Barnes).
New England Patriots at 14:55
1-10-NE21(14:55) T.Brady pass short right to A.Hernandez to NE 22 for 1 yard (K.Burnett).
2-9-NE22
(14:33) D.Woodhead left tackle to NE 24 for 2 yards (S.Cooper). PENALTY on SD-A.Garay, Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards, enforced at NE 24.
1-10-NE39(14:12) S.Morris left end to NE 41 for 2 yards (A.Garay, K.Burnett).
2-8-NE41(13:47) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to D.Branch.
3-8-NE41(13:45) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to SD 41 for 18 yards (P.Oliver, K.Burnett).
1-10-SD41(13:10) D.Woodhead left end to SD 34 for 7 yards (T.Johnson).
2-3-SD34
(12:32) D.Woodhead right tackle to SD 34 for no gain (S.Cooper). PENALTY on NE-S.Vollmer, Offensive Holding, 11 yards, enforced at SD 34 - No Play.
2-14-SD45(12:04) D.Woodhead up the middle to SD 40 for 5 yards (E.Weddle, T.Johnson).
3-9-SD40(11:25) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to D.Woodhead to SD 32 for 8 yards (S.Cooper).
4-1-SD32(10:48) B.Green-Ellis left end to SD 31 for 1 yard (S.Cooper).
1-10-SD31(10:04) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to D.Branch to SD 25 for 6 yards (Q.Jammer).
2-4-SD25(9:28) T.Brady pass short left to D.Branch to SD 15 for 10 yards (S.Cooper).
1-10-SD15(9:04) (Shotgun) T.Brady sacked at SD 22 for -7 yards (A.Garay).
2-17-SD22(8:36) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to D.Woodhead to SD 6 for 16 yards (S.Cooper, E.Weddle).
3-1-SD6(8:05) T.Brady up the middle to SD 4 for 2 yards (O.Nwagbuo).
1-4-SD4(7:37) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to SD 1 for 3 yards (E.Weddle).
2-1-SD1(7:05) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to SD 1 for no gain (A.Applewhite).
3-1-SD1(6:28) B.Green-Ellis left tackle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-J.Ingram, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 20   SD 3,   Plays: 17   Yards: 79   Possession: 8:35.
 
New England Patriots at 06:25
S.Gostkowski kicks 69 yards from NE 30 to SD 1. D.Sproles to SD 26 for 25 yards (D.Fletcher).
San Diego Chargers at 06:19
1-10-SD26(6:19) P.Rivers pass short middle to M.Tolbert to SD 39 for 13 yards (J.Sanders).
1-10-SD39(5:44) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to SD 49 for 10 yards (G.Guyton).
1-10-SD49(5:04) P.Rivers pass short middle to P.Crayton to NE 42 for 9 yards (J.Mayo).
2-1-NE42(4:36) (Shotgun) D.Sproles up the middle to NE 36 for 6 yards (M.Pryor, D.Fletcher).
1-10-NE42(3:57) P.Rivers FUMBLES (Aborted) at NE 42, and recovers at NE 42. P.Rivers to NE 42 for no gain (G.Guyton).
2-16-NE42(3:19) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to C.Davis to NE 30 for 12 yards (J.Mayo, S.Brown).
3-4-NE30(2:47) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short middle to P.Crayton to NE 25 for 5 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE25(2:18) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to NE 13 for 12 yards (G.Guyton).
1-10-NE13(1:37) P.Rivers pass short left to D.Sproles to NE 10 for 3 yards (J.Mayo).
2-7-NE10(:53) P.Rivers sacked at NE 16 for -6 yards (B.Deaderick).
3-13-NE16(:19) P.Rivers pass short left to C.Davis to NE 10 for 6 yards (K.Arrington).
Fourth Quarter
San Diego Chargers continued...
4-7-NE10(15:00) K.Brown 28 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Windt, Holder-M.Scifres.
NE 20   SD 6,   Plays: 12   Yards: 64   Possession: 6:29.
 
San Diego Chargers at 14:56
K.Brown kicks 65 yards from SD 30 to NE 5. B.Tate to NE 25 for 20 yards (R.Goodman, R.McMichael).
New England Patriots at 14:51
1-10-NE25(14:51) T.Brady pass short right to D.Branch to NE 42 for 17 yards (Q.Jammer).
1-10-NE42(14:20) T.Brady pass short left to A.Hernandez to NE 47 for 5 yards (S.Phillips).
2-5-NE47(13:54) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to D.Branch to SD 47 for 6 yards (A.Cason).
1-10-SD47(13:24) T.Brady pass short left to B.Tate to SD 44 for 3 yards (A.Cason).
2-7-SD44(12:53) T.Brady pass deep middle to A.Hernandez to SD 20 for 24 yards (E.Weddle).
1-10-SD20(12:22) D.Woodhead up the middle to SD 16 for 4 yards (S.Phillips, J.Cesaire).
2-6-SD16(11:39) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to A.Hernandez.
3-6-SD16(11:35) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to A.Hernandez (P.Oliver).
4-6-SD16(11:31) S.Gostkowski 35 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-J.Ingram, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 23   SD 6,   Plays: 9   Yards: 59   Possession: 3:29.
 
New England Patriots at 11:27
S.Gostkowski kicks 76 yards from NE 30 to SD -6. D.Sproles to SD 33 for 39 yards (K.Arrington).
San Diego Chargers at 11:21
1-10-SD33(11:21) (Shotgun) P.Rivers sacked at SD 28 for -5 yards (M.Wright).
2-15-SD28(11:01) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short left.
3-15-SD28(10:55) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass deep right to P.Crayton to SD 49 for 21 yards (J.Sanders, J.Mayo).
1-10-SD49(10:24) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles ran ob at NE 37 for 14 yards (J.Mayo).
1-10-NE37(9:52) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short left to C.Davis.
2-10-NE37(9:48) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to D.Sproles to NE 32 for 5 yards (K.Arrington).
3-5-NE32(9:15) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete to P.Crayton.
4-5-NE32(9:10) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass deep middle to P.Crayton to NE 15 for 17 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE15(8:41) (Shotgun) P.Rivers scrambles up the middle to NE 10 for 5 yards (J.Wilhite).
2-5-NE10(7:59) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short middle to S.Ajirotutu to NE 4 for 6 yards (D.Butler).
1-4-NE4(7:25) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to A.Gates for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Windt, Holder-M.Scifres.
NE 23   SD 13,   Plays: 11   Yards: 67   Possession: 4:06.
 
San Diego Chargers at 07:21
*** play under review ***
1-10-SD40(7:21) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short left to R.McMichael to SD 41 for 1 yard (S.Brown).
2-9-SD41(6:52) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short left to R.McMichael.
3-9-SD41(6:47) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass deep right to S.Ajirotutu to NE 39 for 20 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE39(6:15) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass deep middle to A.Gates to NE 13 for 26 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE13(5:29) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to D.Sproles to NE 4 for 9 yards (J.Mayo).
2-1-NE4(4:54) P.Rivers up the middle to NE 1 for 3 yards (M.Pryor, M.Wright).
1-1-NE1(4:14) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to P.Crayton.
2-1-NE1(4:09) P.Rivers pass incomplete short right to A.Gates (J.Sanders).
3-1-NE1(4:04) M.Tolbert up the middle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Windt, Holder-M.Scifres.
NE 23   SD 20,   Plays: 9   Yards: 60   Possession: 3:20.
 
San Diego Chargers at 04:01
K.Brown kicks 45 yards from SD 30 to NE 25, out of bounds.
New England Patriots at 04:01
1-10-NE40(4:01) T.Brady pass short right to W.Welker to NE 48 for 8 yards (A.Applewhite).
2-2-NE48(3:18) D.Woodhead up the middle to NE 47 for -1 yards (K.Burnett).
3-3-NE47(2:39) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to W.Welker to NE 49 for 2 yards (Q.Jammer). New England challenged the first down ruling, and the play was Upheld. (Timeout #3.)
4-1-NE49(2:00) B.Green-Ellis left end to NE 48 for -1 yards (A.Applewhite).
San Diego Chargers at 01:55
1-10-NE47(1:55) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short middle to A.Gates to NE 35 for 12 yards (J.Wilhite).
1-10-NE35(1:23) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete short middle to P.Crayton (K.Arrington).
2-10-NE35(1:19) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass incomplete deep left to P.Crayton.
3-10-NE35(1:14) (Shotgun) P.Rivers pass short right to A.Gates to NE 27 for 8 yards (S.Brown).
4-2-NE27
(:28) (Field Goal formation) PENALTY on SD-L.Vasquez, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 27 - No Play.
4-7-NE32(:27) K.Brown 50 yard field goal is No Good, Hit Right Upright, Center-M.Windt, Holder-M.Scifres.
New England Patriots at 00:22
1-10-NE40(:22) T.Brady kneels, dead ball declared at NE 39 for -1 yards.
                      
 
 

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