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New England Patriots vs. Detroit Lions Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00
S.Graham kicks 64 yards from NE 30 to DET 6. S.Logan to DET 29 for 23 yards (P.Woods).
Detroit Lions at 14:54
1-10-DET29(14:54) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to M.Morris to DET 34 for 5 yards (G.Guyton; V.Wilfork).
2-5-DET34(14:22) M.Morris up the middle to DET 41 for 7 yards (J.Mayo).
1-10-DET41(13:46) (Shotgun) M.Morris left tackle to DET 44 for 3 yards (G.Guyton).
2-7-DET44(13:08) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short right to C.Johnson.
3-7-DET44(13:03) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to M.Morris to DET 46 for 2 yards (G.Guyton; J.Sanders).
4-5-DET46(12:25) N.Harris punts 46 yards to NE 8, Center-D.Muhlbach. J.Edelman to NE 19 for 11 yards (I.Ekejiuba).
New England Patriots at 12:11
1-10-NE19(12:11) T.Brady pass short left to A.Crumpler pushed ob at NE 46 for 27 yards (A.Spievey; J.Peterson).
1-10-NE46(11:45) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to 50 for 4 yards (A.Spievey).
2-6-50(11:08) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to W.Welker [D.Levy].
3-6-50(11:04) (Shotgun) T.Brady sacked at NE 47 for -3 yards (N.Suh).
4-9-NE47(10:36) Z.Mesko punts 53 yards to end zone, Center-M.Katula, Touchback.
Detroit Lions at 10:28
1-10-DET20(10:28) M.Morris left end to DET 20 for no gain (J.Mayo).
2-10-DET20(9:59) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to M.Morris to DET 23 for 3 yards (J.Mayo).
3-7-DET23(9:22) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete deep right to N.Burleson.
4-7-DET23(9:12) N.Harris punts 48 yards to NE 29, Center-D.Muhlbach. J.Edelman to DET 43 for 28 yards (N.Harris).
New England Patriots at 08:59
1-10-DET43(8:59) T.Brady pass incomplete short right to D.Branch.
2-10-DET43(8:52) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead right tackle to DET 39 for 4 yards (B.McDonald).
3-6-DET39(8:15) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to W.Welker to DET 30 for 9 yards (C.Houston).
1-10-DET30(7:35) T.Brady pass deep right to W.Welker to DET 11 for 19 yards (L.Delmas) [D.Levy].
1-10-DET11(6:55) D.Woodhead left tackle to DET 9 for 2 yards (J.Peterson; T.McBride).
2-8-DET9(6:16) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to R.Gronkowski to DET 8 for 1 yard (J.Peterson).
3-7-DET8(5:30) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to W.Welker to DET 2 for 6 yards (A.Spievey).
4-1-DET2(5:04) S.Graham 19 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 3   DET 0,   Plays: 8   Yards: 41   Possession: 3:59.
 
New England Patriots at 05:00
S.Graham kicks 63 yards from NE 30 to DET 7. S.Logan to DET 29 for 22 yards (D.McCourty).
Detroit Lions at 04:53
1-10-DET29(4:53) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete deep left to N.Burleson (B.Meriweather).
2-10-DET29(4:47) (Shotgun) A.Brown right tackle to DET 31 for 2 yards (R.Ninkovich; G.Guyton).
3-8-DET31(4:12) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to N.Burleson to DET 40 for 9 yards (J.Mayo).
1-10-DET40(3:36) A.Brown left tackle to DET 47 for 7 yards (D.McCourty).
2-3-DET47(3:02) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to B.Pettigrew to NE 45 for 8 yards (P.Chung; G.Guyton).
1-10-NE45(2:26) (Shotgun) A.Brown left tackle to NE 41 for 4 yards (V.Wilfork, R.Ninkovich).
2-6-NE41(1:49) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short middle to B.Pettigrew (G.Guyton).
3-6-NE41(1:45) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill scrambles left end ran ob at NE 33 for 8 yards (D.McCourty).
1-10-NE33(1:19) (Shotgun) A.Brown up the middle to NE 32 for 1 yard (V.Wilfork, J.Mayo).
2-9-NE32(:47) Sh.Hill right end to NE 19 for 13 yards (P.Chung).
1-10-NE19(:03) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep right to C.Johnson for 19 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
D.Rayner extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-N.Harris.
NE 3   DET 7,   Plays: 11   Yards: 71   Possession: 5:00.
 
Second Quarter
Detroit Lions continued...
Detroit Lions at 15:00
D.Rayner kicks 68 yards from DET 30 to NE 2. B.Tate to NE 18 for 16 yards (C.Brown).
New England Patriots at 14:54
1-10-NE18(14:54) B.Green-Ellis left tackle to NE 15 for -3 yards (N.Suh).
2-13-NE15
(14:12) T.Brady pass short right to D.Woodhead to NE 29 for 14 yards (D.Levy) [K.Vanden Bosch]. PENALTY on NE-L.Mankins, Chop Block, 7 yards, enforced at NE 15 - No Play.
2-20-NE8(13:56) T.Brady pass short right to D.Woodhead to NE 13 for 5 yards (C.Houston) [K.Vanden Bosch].
3-15-NE13(13:13) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to D.Woodhead to NE 21 for 8 yards (N.Suh; A.Spievey).
4-7-NE21(12:33) Z.Mesko punts 50 yards to DET 29, Center-M.Katula. S.Logan to DET 37 for 8 yards (T.White).
Detroit Lions at 12:22
1-10-DET37(12:22) (Shotgun) A.Brown up the middle to DET 40 for 3 yards (J.Mayo).
2-7-DET40(11:47) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to C.Johnson to DET 47 for 7 yards (D.McCourty; J.Sanders).
1-10-DET47(11:10) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to B.Pettigrew to NE 44 for 9 yards (B.Spikes).
2-1-NE44(10:38) Sh.Hill pass short left to A.Brown pushed ob at NE 39 for 5 yards (K.Arrington).
1-10-NE39(10:10) (Shotgun) A.Brown right tackle to NE 37 for 2 yards (V.Wilfork, J.Sanders).
2-8-NE37(9:31) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to J.Felton to NE 31 for 6 yards (B.Spikes).
3-2-NE31(8:49) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to N.Burleson to NE 25 for 6 yards (P.Chung).
1-10-NE25(8:10) (Shotgun) M.Morris right tackle to NE 11 for 14 yards (J.Sanders).
1-10-NE11(7:39) M.Morris left tackle to NE 9 for 2 yards (K.Love; G.Warren).
2-8-NE9(7:07) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short left to D.Williams.
3-8-NE9(7:01) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to D.Williams to NE 2 for 7 yards (K.Arrington). While ball is sitting on the 1/2 yard line, statistically it is the 2 yard line, as the 1 yard line (statistically) would be a first down.
4-1-NE2(6:32) Sh.Hill up the middle to NE 1 for 1 yard (G.Warren).
1-1-NE1(6:02) M.Morris left tackle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
D.Rayner extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-N.Harris.
NE 3   DET 14,   Plays: 13   Yards: 63   Possession: 6:24.
 
Detroit Lions at 05:58
D.Rayner kicks 68 yards from DET 30 to NE 2. B.Tate to NE 17 for 15 yards (V.Ciurciu; B.Carpenter).
New England Patriots at 05:51
1-10-NE17(5:51) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to R.Gronkowski to NE 21 for 4 yards (L.Johnson, L.Delmas).
2-6-NE21(5:15) B.Green-Ellis right tackle to NE 29 for 8 yards (L.Johnson).
1-10-NE29(4:39) B.Green-Ellis right tackle to NE 33 for 4 yards (L.Johnson).
2-6-NE33(4:01) T.Brady pass incomplete deep middle to B.Tate.
3-6-NE33
(3:53) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short right to D.Woodhead. PENALTY on DET-D.Levy, Defensive Pass Interference, 6 yards, enforced at NE 33 - No Play.
1-10-NE39(3:49) B.Green-Ellis left tackle to NE 44 for 5 yards (L.Johnson).
2-5-NE44(3:16) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead up the middle to NE 48 for 4 yards (A.Spievey).
3-1-NE48(2:35) T.Brady pass short right to A.Hernandez to DET 34 for 18 yards (D.Levy, A.Palmer).
1-10-DET34(2:00) T.Brady pass short left to W.Welker to DET 21 for 13 yards (A.Spievey).
1-10-DET21(1:28) B.Green-Ellis up the middle to DET 15 for 6 yards (Sa.Hill).
2-4-DET15(:53) B.Green-Ellis up the middle for 15 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 10   DET 14,   Plays: 10   Yards: 83   Possession: 5:13.
 
New England Patriots at 00:45
S.Graham kicks 67 yards from NE 30 to DET 3. S.Logan to DET 33 for 30 yards (D.McCourty).
Detroit Lions at 00:39
1-10-DET33(:39) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short middle to A.Brown to DET 42 for 9 yards (J.Mayo). NE-B.Meriweather was injured during the play. His return is Probable.
2-1-DET42(:32) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short left to A.Brown.
3-1-DET42(:28) A.Brown right tackle to DET 43 for 1 yard (J.Cunningham).
1-10-DET43(:18) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short middle to B.Pettigrew to NE 46 for 11 yards (J.Sanders).
1-10-NE46(:14) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short middle to C.Johnson (K.Love).
2-10-NE46(:09) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep middle to N.Burleson to NE 26 for 20 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE26(:02) D.Rayner 44 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-N.Harris.
NE 10   DET 17,   Plays: 7   Yards: 41   Possession: 0:45.
 
Third Quarter
Detroit Lions at 15:00
D.Rayner kicks 72 yards from DET 30 to NE -2. B.Tate to NE 24 for 26 yards (V.Ciurciu).
New England Patriots at 14:53
1-10-NE24(14:53) T.Brady pass short right to S.Morris pushed ob at NE 39 for 15 yards (L.Johnson).
1-10-NE39(14:24) T.Brady pass incomplete short right to W.Welker [A.Spievey]. Play was a flea-flicker. QB hit as he released the ball.
2-10-NE39(14:17) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Tate.
3-10-NE39(14:13) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete deep right to D.Branch.
4-10-NE39(14:08) Z.Mesko punts 50 yards to DET 11, Center-M.Katula, downed by NE-S.Brown.
Detroit Lions at 13:55
1-10-DET11(13:55) M.Morris left tackle to DET 28 for 17 yards (J.Sanders).
1-10-DET28(13:17) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep right intended for C.Johnson INTERCEPTED by D.McCourty at DET 49. D.McCourty pushed ob at DET 26 for 23 yards (N.Burleson).
New England Patriots at 13:06
1-10-DET26(13:06) B.Green-Ellis right tackle to DET 23 for 3 yards (D.Levy, C.Houston).
2-7-DET23(12:26) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to D.Branch to DET 11 for 12 yards (C.Houston).
1-10-DET11(11:46) B.Green-Ellis right tackle to DET 5 for 6 yards (L.Delmas).
2-4-DET5(11:06) T.Brady pass short left to W.Welker for 5 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 17   DET 17,   Plays: 4   Yards: 26   Possession: 2:08.
 
New England Patriots at 10:58
S.Graham kicks 70 yards from NE 30 to DET 0. S.Logan to DET 42 for 42 yards (K.Arrington).
Detroit Lions at 10:46
1-10-DET42(10:46) A.Brown right end to DET 43 for 1 yard (J.Mayo, J.Cunningham).
2-9-DET43(10:15) Sh.Hill pass short right to J.Felton to DET 44 for 1 yard (J.Cunningham).
3-8-DET44(9:37) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to B.Pettigrew to NE 32 for 24 yards (J.Mayo; D.McCourty).
1-10-NE32(8:51) A.Brown left tackle to NE 30 for 2 yards (V.Wilfork).
2-8-NE30(8:16) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep left to C.Johnson ran ob at NE 9 for 21 yards.
1-9-NE9(7:56) A.Brown left end to NE 7 for 2 yards (T.Banta-Cain, B.Meriweather).
2-7-NE7(7:22) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to M.Morris to NE 1 for 6 yards (V.Wilfork).
3-1-NE1(6:59) (No Huddle) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short left to D.Williams.
4-1-NE1(6:55) (No Huddle) M.Morris left end for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
D.Rayner extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-N.Harris.
NE 17   DET 24,   Plays: 9   Yards: 58   Possession: 4:08.
 
Detroit Lions at 06:50
D.Rayner kicks 69 yards from DET 30 to NE 1. B.Tate to NE 13 for 12 yards (S.Logan, J.Wendling).
New England Patriots at 06:45
1-10-NE13(6:45) D.Woodhead left tackle to NE 13 for no gain (Sa.Hill).
2-10-NE13(6:10) T.Brady pass short left to R.Gronkowski to NE 21 for 8 yards (A.Spievey).
3-2-NE21(5:27) T.Brady pass deep left to D.Branch for 79 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 24   DET 24,   Plays: 3   Yards: 87   Possession: 1:38.
 
New England Patriots at 05:12
S.Graham kicks 70 yards from NE 30 to DET 0. S.Logan to DET 30 for 30 yards (D.McCourty).
Detroit Lions at 04:59
1-10-DET30(4:59) A.Brown right tackle to DET 30 for no gain (B.Spikes).
2-10-DET30(4:23) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to B.Pettigrew to DET 45 for 15 yards (V.Wilfork).
1-10-DET45(3:45) A.Brown left tackle to NE 48 for 7 yards (P.Chung, G.Guyton).
2-3-NE48(3:10) C.Johnson left end to NE 33 for 15 yards (J.Mayo, K.Arrington). Play was a reverse.
1-10-NE33(2:27) (Shotgun) A.Brown right tackle to NE 29 for 4 yards (K.Love; J.Mayo).
2-6-NE29(1:53) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short middle to W.Heller (B.Spikes).
3-6-NE29(1:46) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill scrambles left end to NE 28 for 1 yard (D.Fletcher; T.Banta-Cain).
4-5-NE28(1:06) D.Rayner 46 yard field goal is No Good, Wide Right, Center-D.Muhlbach, Holder-N.Harris.
New England Patriots at 01:00
1-10-NE36(1:00) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead right tackle to NE 39 for 3 yards (A.Spievey).
2-7-NE39
(:33) PENALTY on DET-K.Vanden Bosch, Neutral Zone Infraction, 5 yards, enforced at NE 39 - No Play.
2-2-NE44(:01) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass deep right to R.Gronkowski to DET 30 for 26 yards (L.Johnson).
Fourth Quarter
New England Patriots continued...
1-10-DET30
(15:00) B.Green-Ellis left end to DET 23 for 7 yards (J.Peterson). PENALTY on NE-A.Crumpler, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at DET 23.
1-13-DET33(14:32) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to W.Welker to DET 22 for 11 yards (D.Levy).
2-2-DET22(13:51) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to D.Branch for 22 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 31   DET 24,   Plays: 5   Yards: 64   Possession: 2:15.
 
New England Patriots at 13:45
S.Graham kicks 65 yards from NE 30 to DET 5. S.Logan to DET 26 for 21 yards (D.Fletcher).
Detroit Lions at 13:39
1-10-DET26(13:39) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to M.Morris to DET 30 for 4 yards (G.Guyton).
2-6-DET30(13:10) M.Morris right tackle to DET 40 for 10 yards (J.Mayo; J.Sanders).
1-10-DET40(12:37) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete deep right to N.Burleson.
2-10-DET40(12:31) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to A.Brown to DET 45 for 5 yards (J.Sanders).
3-5-DET45
(11:52) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short middle to B.Pettigrew to NE 34 for 21 yards (P.Chung) [K.Arrington]. PENALTY on DET-B.Pettigrew, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at DET 45 - No Play.
3-15-DET35(11:26) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short left to B.Pettigrew. Penalty on DET-J.Backus, Face Mask (15 Yards), declined.
4-15-DET35
(11:17) N.Harris punts 47 yards to NE 18, Center-D.Muhlbach. J.Edelman to NE 26 for 8 yards (L.Johnson). PENALTY on NE-S.Brown, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at NE 26.
New England Patriots at 11:07
1-10-NE16(11:07) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead up the middle to NE 23 for 7 yards (C.Avril).
2-3-NE23
(10:32) T.Brady pass short middle to W.Welker to NE 32 for 9 yards (C.Houston). PENALTY on NE-D.Connolly, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 23 - No Play.
2-13-NE13(10:14) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to W.Welker to NE 24 for 11 yards (L.Delmas, N.Vasher).
3-2-NE24(9:32) (Shotgun) Direct snap to D.Woodhead. D.Woodhead right end to NE 33 for 9 yards (L.Johnson).
1-10-NE33
(8:58) B.Green-Ellis left tackle to NE 35 for 2 yards (L.Johnson, D.Levy). PENALTY on DET-C.Williams, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at NE 33 - No Play.
1-5-NE38(8:36) B.Tate left end pushed ob at DET 45 for 17 yards (A.Spievey).
1-10-DET45(8:05) D.Woodhead up the middle to DET 42 for 3 yards (C.Williams).
2-7-DET42(7:28) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass deep middle to R.Gronkowski to DET 16 for 26 yards (A.Spievey).
1-10-DET16(6:47) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short right to W.Welker for 16 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 38   DET 24,   Plays: 7   Yards: 84   Possession: 4:25.
 
New England Patriots at 06:42
S.Graham kicks 65 yards from NE 30 to DET 5. S.Logan pushed ob at DET 31 for 26 yards (K.Arrington).
Detroit Lions at 06:34
1-10-DET31
(6:34) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to B.Pettigrew pushed ob at DET 36 for 5 yards (G.Guyton). PENALTY on DET-B.Pettigrew, Illegal Touch Pass, 5 yards, enforced at DET 31 - No Play.
1-15-DET26(6:13) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to B.Johnson pushed ob at DET 40 for 14 yards (D.Butler).
2-1-DET40(5:58) (No Huddle, Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep right intended for N.Burleson INTERCEPTED by D.McCourty at NE 38. D.McCourty ran ob at DET 12 for 50 yards.
New England Patriots at 05:43
1-10-DET12
(5:43) PENALTY on DET-C.Williams, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at DET 12 - No Play.
1-5-DET7(5:23) B.Green-Ellis right tackle to DET 4 for 3 yards (C.Avril).
2-2-DET4(4:59) T.Brady up the middle to DET 1 for 3 yards (J.Peterson).
1-1-DET1(4:01) D.Connolly reported in as eligible. T.Brady up the middle to DET 1 for no gain (N.Suh).
2-1-DET1(3:16) B.Green-Ellis left end for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN. PENALTY on DET-L.Delmas, Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 15 yards, enforced between downs.

S.Graham extra point is GOOD, Center-M.Katula, Holder-Z.Mesko. PENALTY on DET-N.Suh, Unsportsmanlike Conduct, 15 yards, enforced between downs. Penalty on DET-D.Levy, Personal Foul, declined.
NE 45   DET 24,   Plays: 4   Yards: 12   Possession: 2:29.
 
New England Patriots at 03:14
S.Graham kicks 40 yards from DET 40 to end zone, Touchback.
Detroit Lions at 03:14
1-10-DET20(3:14) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short middle to A.Brown (J.Mayo, P.Chung).
2-10-DET20(3:05) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete deep middle to B.Johnson (B.Meriweather).
3-10-DET20(2:59) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short left to B.Johnson ran ob at DET 32 for 12 yards.
1-10-DET32(2:53) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short right to A.Brown (D.Fletcher).
2-10-DET32(2:49) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short left to A.Brown.
3-10-DET32(2:43) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass deep middle to C.Johnson to NE 34 for 34 yards (B.Meriweather).
1-10-NE34(2:32) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill sacked at NE 39 for -5 yards (G.Guyton).
2-15-NE39
(2:09) (No Huddle, Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to W.Heller to NE 26 for 13 yards (D.Fletcher) [P.Chung]. PENALTY on NE-P.Chung, Roughing the Passer, 13 yards, enforced at NE 26.
1-10-NE13(2:00) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill sacked at NE 16 for -3 yards (P.Woods).
2-13-NE16(1:38) (No Huddle, Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete deep middle to N.Burleson (P.Chung).
3-13-NE16(1:33) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass short right to A.Brown to NE 6 for 10 yards (P.Chung).
4-3-NE6(1:28) (Shotgun) Sh.Hill pass incomplete short right to B.Johnson.
New England Patriots at 01:22
1-10-NE6(1:22) T.Brady kneels to NE 5 for -1 yards.
2-11-NE5(:39) T.Brady kneels to NE 4 for -1 yards.
                      
 

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