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New England Patriots vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Play By Play

First Quarter
New England Patriots at 15:00
S.Gostkowski kicks 72 yards from NE 35 to TB -7. M.Smith to TB 32 for 39 yards (D.McCourty).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 14:52
1-10-TB32
(14:52) D.Martin right guard to TB 32 for no gain (V.Wilfork, J.Mayo). PENALTY on NE-J.Mayo, Face Mask (15 Yards), 15 yards, enforced at TB 32.
1-10-TB47(14:23) J.Freeman pass deep right to V.Jackson pushed ob at NE 28 for 25 yards (S.Gregory).
1-10-NE28(13:51) D.Martin left guard to NE 27 for 1 yard (B.Spikes).
2-9-NE27(13:08) D.Martin up the middle to NE 25 for 2 yards (J.Mayo).
3-7-NE25
(12:23) (Shotgun) PENALTY on TB-C.Nicks, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 25 - No Play.
3-12-NE30(11:58) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short right to V.Jackson to NE 16 for 14 yards (D.McCourty).
1-10-NE16(11:13) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short middle to V.Jackson to NE 6 for 10 yards (R.Dowling).
1-6-NE6(10:24) D.Martin right guard to NE 1 for 5 yards (J.Mayo).
2-1-NE1(9:41) D.Martin left guard for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
C.Barth extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-M.Koenen.
NE 0   TB 7,   Plays: 8   Yards: 68   Possession: 5:24.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 09:36
M.Koenen kicks 68 yards from TB 35 to NE -3. D.McCourty to NE 13 for 16 yards (J.Cutrera).
New England Patriots at 09:30
1-10-NE13(9:30) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to R.Gronkowski to NE 21 for 8 yards (A.Talib).
2-2-NE21(9:05) S.Ridley right end to NE 21 for no gain (L.David).
3-2-NE21(8:27) S.Ridley left end to NE 21 for no gain (M.Barron, A.Clayborn).
4-2-NE21(7:59) (Punt formation) Z.Mesko punts 52 yards to TB 27, Center-D.Aiken. P.Parker to TB 30 for 3 yards (D.Aiken).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:44
1-10-TB30(7:44) D.Martin right guard to TB 31 for 1 yard (R.Ninkovich, J.Mayo).
2-9-TB31(7:01) J.Freeman pass short left to D.Clark to TB 43 for 12 yards (J.Mayo).
1-10-TB43(6:13) D.Martin left tackle to TB 46 for 3 yards (B.Spikes).
2-7-TB46(5:32) J.Freeman pass incomplete short right to V.Jackson.
3-7-TB46(5:25) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short middle to M.Williams to 50 for 4 yards (V.Wilfork).
4-3-50
(4:37) (Punt formation) PENALTY on TB-M.Koenen, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at 50 - No Play.
4-8-TB45(4:35) (Punt formation) M.Koenen punts 49 yards to NE 6, Center-A.Economos. J.Edelman to NE 11 for 5 yards (K.Tandy).
New England Patriots at 04:22
1-10-NE11(4:22) T.Brady pass short middle to S.Ridley to NE 15 for 4 yards (Q.Black).
2-6-NE15(3:42) T.Brady sacked at NE 7 for -8 yards (M.Bennett). FUMBLES (M.Bennett), recovered by NE-S.Larsen at NE 7. S.Larsen to NE 7 for no gain (M.Bennett).
3-14-NE7(3:09) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left INTERCEPTED by M.Barron (R.Barber) at NE 22. M.Barron for 22 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 02:58
C.Barth extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-M.Koenen.
NE 0   TB 14
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 02:58
M.Koenen kicks 72 yards from TB 35 to NE -7. K.Arrington to NE 19 for 26 yards (P.Parker).
New England Patriots at 02:52
1-10-NE19(2:52) S.Vereen left end to NE 18 for -1 yards (R.Miller).
2-11-NE18(2:11) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to J.Edelman (G.Johnson).
3-11-NE18(2:08) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to NE 31 for 13 yards (R.Barber, G.Johnson).
1-10-NE31(1:27) S.Vereen left tackle to NE 29 for -2 yards (G.Johnson, E.Wilson).
2-12-NE29(:47) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to B.Lloyd to NE 41 for 12 yards (L.Johnson).
1-10-NE41(:08) S.Ridley left end pushed ob at TB 48 for 11 yards (M.Barron).
Second Quarter
New England Patriots continued...
1-10-TB48(15:00) S.Ridley up the middle to TB 49 for -1 yards (E.Wilson).
2-11-TB49(14:27) T.Brady pass short right to S.Ridley to TB 45 for 4 yards (E.Wright).
3-7-TB45
(13:50) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to A.Hernandez. PENALTY on TB-R.Barber, Defensive Pass Interference, 8 yards, enforced at TB 45 - No Play.
1-10-TB37(13:45) S.Ridley right guard to TB 35 for 2 yards (A.Hayward, R.Barber).
2-8-TB35(13:12) S.Ridley right tackle pushed ob at TB 6 for 29 yards (R.Barber).
1-6-TB6(12:48) S.Ridley left tackle to TB 1 for 5 yards (L.David, M.Barron).
2-1-TB1(12:13) S.Ridley left tackle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Aiken, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 7   TB 14,   Plays: 12   Yards: 81   Possession: 5:51.
 
New England Patriots at 12:07
S.Gostkowski kicks 63 yards from NE 35 to TB 2. M.Smith to TB 19 for 17 yards (N.Ebner).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 12:00
1-10-TB19(12:00) L.Blount up the middle to TB 22 for 3 yards (R.Ninkovich).
2-7-TB22(11:20) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short middle to V.Jackson.
3-7-TB22
(11:13) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short right to D.Clark. PENALTY on NE-T.Wilson, Defensive Pass Interference, 17 yards, enforced at TB 22 - No Play.
1-10-TB39(11:07) L.Blount right guard to TB 41 for 2 yards (B.Spikes, V.Wilfork).
2-8-TB41(10:25) L.Blount up the middle to TB 43 for 2 yards (V.Wilfork).
3-6-TB43(9:44) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short left to P.Parker.
4-6-TB43(9:39) (Punt formation) M.Koenen punts 40 yards to NE 17, Center-A.Economos. J.Edelman to NE 32 for 15 yards (L.Johnson).
New England Patriots at 09:29
1-10-NE32(9:29) T.Brady pass short middle to D.Woodhead to NE 41 for 9 yards (W.Gilberry).
2-1-NE41(9:01) D.Woodhead right tackle to NE 41 for no gain (M.Bennett, T.White).
3-1-NE41(8:28) E.Kettani up the middle to NE 41 for no gain (E.Wilson).
4-1-NE41(7:51) S.Ridley left tackle to NE 41 for no gain (G.Johnson, A.Hayward).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:43
1-10-NE41(7:43) J.Freeman pass incomplete short middle to D.Martin (K.Arrington) [D.Hightower].
2-10-NE41(7:33) D.Martin up the middle to NE 33 for 8 yards (M.Cole).
3-2-NE33
(6:51) (Shotgun) PENALTY on TB-D.Dotson, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at NE 33 - No Play.
3-7-NE38(6:26) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete deep left to P.Parker.
4-7-NE38(6:19) (Field Goal formation) C.Barth 56 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-M.Koenen.
NE 7   TB 17,   Plays: 4   Yards: 3   Possession: 1:29.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 06:14
M.Koenen kicks 71 yards from TB 35 to NE -6. D.McCourty to NE 24 for 30 yards (Q.Black).
New England Patriots at 06:06
1-10-NE24(6:06) T.Brady sacked at NE 13 for -11 yards (A.Hayward).
2-21-NE13(5:40) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to NE 21 for 8 yards (Q.Black, E.Wright) [M.Bennett]. Tampa Bay challenged the fumble ruling, and the play was REVERSED. (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to NE 21 for 8 yards (Q.Black; E.Wright) [M.Bennett]. FUMBLES (Q.Black), ball out of bounds at NE 21.
3-13-NE21(5:23) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to D.Branch to NE 34 for 13 yards (M.Lewis).
1-10-NE34(4:41) S.Ridley right end to NE 39 for 5 yards (A.Hayward).
2-5-NE39
(4:09) S.Ridley left tackle to 50 for 11 yards (M.Lewis). PENALTY on NE, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 39 - No Play.
2-15-NE29(3:54) T.Brady pass short left to S.Ridley to NE 38 for 9 yards (Q.Black).
3-6-NE38(3:18) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short middle to A.Hernandez [L.David].
4-6-NE38(3:08) (Punt formation) Z.Mesko punts 46 yards to TB 16, Center-D.Aiken. P.Parker MUFFS catch, and recovers at TB 14. P.Parker to TB 14 for no gain (M.Cole).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 02:57
1-10-TB14(2:57) D.Martin up the middle to TB 16 for 2 yards (B.Spikes).
2-8-TB16(2:35) J.Freeman pass short middle to D.Martin to TB 20 for 4 yards (B.Spikes).
3-4-TB20(2:27) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short left to P.Parker.
4-4-TB20(2:20) (Punt formation) M.Koenen punts 58 yards to NE 22, Center-A.Economos. A.Hernandez to NE 27 for 5 yards (K.Tandy).
New England Patriots at 02:08
1-10-NE27(2:08) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead left tackle to NE 35 for 8 yards (A.Hayward).
2-2-NE35(2:00) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Lloyd.
3-2-NE35(1:55) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Lloyd (M.Lewis).
4-2-NE35(1:52) (Punt formation) Z.Mesko punts 40 yards to TB 25, Center-D.Aiken. S.Stroughter to TB 28 for 3 yards (S.Gregory).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 01:41
1-10-TB28(1:41) (Shotgun) D.Martin up the middle to TB 47 for 19 yards (D.McCourty).
1-10-TB47(1:15) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short left to D.Martin to 50 for 3 yards (M.Cole, R.Dowling).
2-7-50(1:05) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short right to P.Parker pushed ob at NE 38 for 12 yards (M.Cole).
1-10-NE38(:58) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short middle to D.Clark. Penalty on TB, Illegal Formation, declined.
2-10-NE38(:53) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass incomplete short left to S.Stroughter (M.Cole).
3-10-NE38(:47) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short right to D.Martin to NE 33 for 5 yards (M.Cole, D.McCourty).
4-5-NE33(:03) (Field Goal formation) K.Forbath 51 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-A.Economos, Holder-M.Koenen.
NE 7   TB 20,   Plays: 7   Yards: 39   Possession: 1:41.
 
Third Quarter
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 15:00
K.Forbath kicks 73 yards from TB 35 to NE -8. J.Gaffney, Touchback.
New England Patriots at 15:00
1-10-NE20(15:00) B.Bolden left tackle to NE 22 for 2 yards (A.Hayward, G.Johnson).
2-8-NE22(14:27) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short left to A.Hernandez to NE 26 for 4 yards (A.Hayward).
3-4-NE26(13:50) (Shotgun) T.Brady pass short middle to A.Hernandez to NE 29 for 3 yards (E.Wright).
4-1-NE29(13:15) (Punt formation) Z.Mesko punts 43 yards to TB 28, Center-D.Aiken, out of bounds.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 13:03
1-10-TB28(13:03) D.Martin up the middle to TB 29 for 1 yard (C.Jones).
2-9-TB29(12:24) J.Freeman pass incomplete deep right to M.Williams [R.Ninkovich].
3-9-TB29(12:17) (Shotgun) J.Freeman pass short right to P.Parker to TB 42 for 13 yards (M.Cole).
1-10-TB42(11:35) D.Martin left tackle to TB 44 for 2 yards (D.Hightower).
2-8-TB44(10:52) J.Freeman sacked at TB 40 for -4 yards (C.Jones). Penalty on TB-D.Penn, Offensive Holding, declined.
3-12-TB40
(10:24) (Shotgun) PENALTY on TB-T.Larsen, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at TB 40 - No Play.
3-17-TB35
(10:00) (Shotgun) PENALTY on TB-T.Larsen, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at TB 35 - No Play.
3-22-TB30(9:47) (Shotgun) D.Martin up the middle to TB 38 for 8 yards (V.Wilfork).
4-14-TB38(9:03) (Punt formation) E.Guthrie punts 33 yards to NE 29, Center-A.Depaola, downed by TB-L.Stocker.
New England Patriots at 08:46
1-10-NE29(8:46) T.Brady pass incomplete deep middle to A.Hernandez.
2-10-NE29
(8:40) B.Bolden left tackle to NE 30 for 1 yard (W.Gilberry). PENALTY on NE-D.Connolly, Chop Block, 15 yards, enforced at NE 29 - No Play.
2-25-NE14(8:21) T.Brady pass incomplete short left to B.Bolden [Q.Black].
3-25-NE14(8:15) (Shotgun) D.Woodhead right tackle to NE 17 for 3 yards (B.McDonald).
4-22-NE17(7:42) (Punt formation) Z.Mesko punts 49 yards to TB 34, Center-D.Aiken. J.Shipley to TB 39 for 5 yards (D.Hightower).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:29
1-10-TB39(7:29) L.Blount up the middle to TB 42 for 3 yards (R.Ninkovich).
2-7-TB42(6:45) D.Orlovsky pass short left to S.Stroughter to NE 43 for 15 yards (S.Gregory).
1-10-NE43(6:06) L.Blount left guard to NE 45 for -2 yards (R.Brace).
2-12-NE45(5:20) (Shotgun) L.Blount left tackle to NE 37 for 8 yards (N.Ebner, B.Deaderick).
3-4-NE37(4:36) (Shotgun) D.Orlovsky pass incomplete short right to P.Parker (M.Cole).
4-4-NE37(4:30) (Field Goal formation) K.Forbath 55 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-A.Depaola, Holder-E.Guthrie.
NE 7   TB 23,   Plays: 6   Yards: 24   Possession: 3:04.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 04:25
K.Forbath kicks 72 yards from TB 35 to NE -7. J.Demps to NE 16 for 23 yards (J.Cutrera).
New England Patriots at 04:18
1-10-NE16(4:18) S.Ridley right end pushed ob at NE 22 for 6 yards (N.Goode, K.Tandy).
2-4-NE22(3:59) S.Ridley right end pushed ob at NE 25 for 3 yards (K.Tandy).
3-1-NE25(3:35) S.Ridley right tackle to NE 30 for 5 yards (K.Tandy, A.Black).
1-10-NE30(3:04) S.Ridley right tackle to NE 35 for 5 yards (A.Black).
2-5-NE35(2:29) T.Brady pass deep right to A.Hernandez ran ob at TB 41 for 24 yards.
1-10-TB41
(2:06) T.Brady pass incomplete deep middle to B.Lloyd. PENALTY on TB-L.Johnson, Defensive Pass Interference, 14 yards, enforced at TB 41 - No Play.
1-10-TB27
(2:06) (Shotgun) PENALTY on NE-J.Demps, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at TB 27 - No Play.
1-15-TB32(1:59) S.Ridley right end to TB 18 for 14 yards (K.Tandy).
2-1-TB18(1:40) S.Ridley right end to TB 16 for 2 yards (Q.Black).
1-10-TB16(1:02) T.Brady pass deep middle to R.Gronkowski for 16 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Aiken, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 14   TB 23,   Plays: 8   Yards: 84   Possession: 3:31.
 
New England Patriots at 00:54
S.Gostkowski kicks 65 yards from NE 35 to TB 0. M.Smith to TB 22 for 22 yards (M.Williams).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 00:46
1-10-TB22(:46) L.Blount left guard to TB 28 for 6 yards (T.Scott).
Fourth Quarter
Tampa Bay Buccaneers continued...
2-4-TB28(15:00) M.Smith right guard to TB 39 for 11 yards (N.Ebner).
1-10-TB39(14:16) D.Orlovsky pass short left to M.Smith to TB 43 for 4 yards (N.Koutouvides).
2-6-TB43(13:31) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to M.Smith to NE 45 for 12 yards (N.Ebner, A.Dennard).
1-10-NE45(12:41) M.Smith up the middle to NE 38 for 7 yards (B.Carpenter).
2-3-NE38(11:56) D.Orlovsky pass short left to Z.Pianalto to NE 28 for 10 yards (M.Rivera).
1-10-NE28(11:10) (Shotgun) M.Smith right tackle to NE 25 for 3 yards (T.Scott).
2-7-NE25
(10:25) M.Smith left end pushed ob at NE 16 for 9 yards (N.Ebner). PENALTY on TB-J.Shipley, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 16.
2-8-NE26
(9:50) PENALTY on TB-D.Orlovsky, Delay of Game, 5 yards, enforced at NE 26 - No Play.
2-13-NE31(9:26) (Shotgun) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to J.Shipley to NE 27 for 4 yards (B.Carpenter, J.Cunningham).
3-9-NE27(8:37) (Shotgun) M.Madu up the middle to NE 8 for 19 yards (T.Wilson).
1-8-NE8(7:50) D.Orlovsky pass short middle to S.Stroughter for 8 yards, TOUCHDOWN. The Replay Assistant challenged the runner was down by contact ruling, and the play was Upheld.
K.Forbath extra point is GOOD, Center-A.Depaola, Holder-E.Guthrie.
NE 14   TB 30,   Plays: 11   Yards: 78   Possession: 8:12.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 07:42
K.Forbath kicks 62 yards from TB 35 to NE 3. J.Demps to NE 24 for 21 yards (Z.Pianalto).
New England Patriots at 07:35
1-10-NE24(7:35) B.Bolden to NE 26 for 2 yards (N.Goode, G.Johnson).
2-8-NE26(7:05) R.Mallett pass short left to D.Stallworth to NE 38 for 12 yards (B.McDonald).
1-10-NE38(6:32) R.Mallett pass incomplete short right to A.Silvestro.
2-10-NE38(6:27) J.Demps right end to NE 41 for 3 yards (L.Asante).
3-7-NE41(6:06) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass short middle to A.Silvestro to TB 48 for 11 yards (K.Tandy).
1-10-TB48(5:35) B.Bolden left tackle to TB 38 for 10 yards (D.Te'o-Nesheim, K.Tandy).
1-10-TB38(5:03) J.Demps left guard pushed ob at TB 9 for 29 yards (C.Grimm).
1-9-TB9(4:53) B.Bolden left tackle to TB 3 for 6 yards (B.McDonald).
2-3-TB3(4:21) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass short right to J.Ebert for 3 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Aiken, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 21   TB 30,   Plays: 9   Yards: 76   Possession: 3:29.
 
New England Patriots at 04:13
S.Gostkowski kicks 65 yards from NE 35 to end zone, Touchback.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 04:13
1-10-TB20(4:13) M.Smith left guard to TB 26 for 6 yards (N.Ebner).
2-4-TB26(3:26) M.Smith right guard to TB 28 for 2 yards (R.Brace).
3-2-TB28(2:39) M.Madu right guard to TB 29 for 1 yard (R.Brace).
4-1-TB29
(2:33) (Punt formation) E.Guthrie punts 42 yards to NE 29, Center-A.Depaola. J.Demps to TB 47 for 24 yards (L.Stocker). PENALTY on NE-M.Williams, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at NE 45.
New England Patriots at 02:18
1-10-NE35(2:18) R.Mallett pass incomplete short left to M.Slater.
2-10-NE35(2:14) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass incomplete short right to J.Demps.
3-10-NE35(2:04) J.Demps up the middle to NE 44 for 9 yards (K.Tandy).
4-1-NE44(2:00) R.Mallett pass short right to D.Stallworth pushed ob at TB 46 for 10 yards (J.Rogers).
1-10-TB46(1:54) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass incomplete deep middle to D.Stallworth.
2-10-TB46(1:50) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass incomplete deep right to J.Demps.
3-10-TB46(1:43) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass short middle to D.Stallworth to TB 28 for 18 yards (K.Tandy).
1-10-TB28(1:23) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass short right to B.Bolden to TB 20 for 8 yards (N.Goode).
2-2-TB20(1:06) (Shotgun) B.Bolden left guard to TB 13 for 7 yards (S.Baker).
1-10-TB13(1:00) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass incomplete short left to J.Demps.
2-10-TB13(:55) (Shotgun) B.Bolden left end to TB 8 for 5 yards (S.Baker, C.Grimm).
3-5-TB8
(:50) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass incomplete short left to A.Silvestro (C.Grimm). PENALTY on TB-K.Tandy, Defensive Holding, 4 yards, enforced at TB 8 - No Play.
1-4-TB4(:45) (Shotgun) R.Mallett pass to J.Holley for 4 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
S.Gostkowski extra point is GOOD, Center-D.Aiken, Holder-Z.Mesko.
NE 28   TB 30,   Plays: 12   Yards: 65   Possession: 1:45.
 
New England Patriots at 00:33
S.Gostkowski kicks onside 12 yards from NE 35 to NE 47. T.Underwood (didn't try to advance) to NE 47 for no gain (J.Tarpinian).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 00:32
1-10-NE47(:32) D.Orlovsky kneels to NE 48 for -1 yards.
                      
 

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