Final

Patriots 28

(1-2, 0-1 away)

Buccaneers 30

(2-1, 1-1 home)

7:30 PM ET, August 24, 2012

Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL 

1 2 3 4 T
NE 0 7 7 1428
TB 14 6 3 730

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNETB
tbTD09:36Doug Martin 1 Yd Run (Connor Barth Kick) 07
tbTD02:58Mark Barron 22 Yd Interception Return (Connor Barth Kick) 014
SECOND QUARTERNETB
neTD12:07Stevan Ridley 1 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) 714
tbFG06:14Connor Barth 56 Yd 717
tbFG00:00Kai Forbath 51 Yd 720
THIRD QUARTERNETB
tbFG04:25Kai Forbath 55 Yd 723
neTD00:54Rob Gronkowski 16 Yd Pass From Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) 1423
FOURTH QUARTERNETB
tbTD07:42Sammie Stroughter 8 Yd Pass From Dan Orlovsky (Kai Forbath Kick) 1430
neTD04:13Jeremy Ebert 3 Yd Pass From Ryan Mallett (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) 2130
neTD00:33Jesse Holley 4 Yd Pass From Ryan Mallett (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) 2830

Team Stat Comparison

 
NE
TB
1st Downs2216
Passing 1st downs
1110
Rushing 1st downs
84
1st downs from Penalties
32
3rd down efficiency
5-133-11
4th down efficiency
1-20-0
Total Plays6656
Total Yards342283
Yards per play5.25.1
Total Drives1112
Passing174151
Comp - Att
20-3316-26
Yards per pass
5.35.8
Interceptions thrown
10
Sacks - Yards Lost
2-191-4
Rushing168132
Rushing Attempts
3129
Yards per rush
5.44.6
Red Zone (Made-Att)4-42-2
Penalties6-7210-66
Turnovers10
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
10
Defensive / Special Teams TDs01
Possession26:3633:24
New England Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
T. Brady13/201276.4112-1978.5
R. Mallett7/13665.1200-0107.7
Team20/331745.3312-19--
Tampa Bay Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSRTG
J. Freeman10/191025.4001-468.3
D. Orlovsky6/7537.6100-0137.8
Team16/261515.8101-4--
New England Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
S. Ridley16875.4129
J. Demps34113.7029
B. Bolden6325.3010
D. Woodhead3113.708
E. Kettani100.000
S. Vereen2-3-1.500
Team311685.4129
Tampa Bay Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Martin13534.1119
M. Smith6386.3011
L. Blount7223.108
M. Madu22010.0019
D. Orlovsky1-1-1.000
Team291324.6119
New England Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
A. Hernandez55210.40247
D. Stallworth34013.30184
R. Gronkowski22412.01162
S. Ridley3175.7093
D. Branch11313.00131
B. Lloyd11212.00123
A. Silvestro11111.00112
D. Woodhead199.0091
B. Bolden188.0082
J. Holley144.0141
J. Ebert133.0131
M. Slater000.0001
J. Demps000.0003
J. Edelman000.0001
Team201939.732432
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
V. Jackson34916.30255
P. Parker22512.50136
S. Stroughter22311.51153
M. Smith2168.00122
D. Martin3124.0054
D. Clark11212.00122
Z. Pianalto11010.00101
M. Williams144.0042
J. Shipley144.0041
Team161559.712526
New England Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
A. Hernandez100
T. Brady100
Team200
Tampa Bay Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
Team000
New England Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Tampa Bay Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
M. Barron1221
Team1221
New England Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
N. Ebner6600000
M. Cole6600200
B. Spikes5500000
V. Wilfork5400000
J. Mayo5300000
D. McCourty4300000
R. Brace3301000
S. Gregory3300000
R. Ninkovich3300010
C. Jones2211010
B. Carpenter2200000
D. Hightower2200010
T. Scott2200000
R. Dowling2100000
M. Williams1100000
M. Rivera1100000
D. Aiken1100000
T. Wilson1100000
J. Tarpinian1100000
N. Koutouvides1100000
A. Dennard1000000
J. Cunningham1000000
B. Deaderick1000000
K. Arrington0000100
Team595112330
Tampa Bay Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
K. Tandy10800000
A. Hayward7611010
Q. Black5400010
G. Johnson5201100
M. Bennett3311010
N. Goode3300000
B. McDonald3300000
R. Barber3200100
E. Wright3200000
M. Barron3200101
E. Wilson3201000
J. Cutrera2200000
S. Baker2200000
L. David2200010
L. Johnson2200000
C. Grimm2100000
A. Black2100000
A. Talib1100000
W. Gilberry1100000
L. Asante1100000
L. Stocker1100000
J. Rogers1100000
P. Parker1100000
D. Te'o-Nesheim1100000
M. Lewis1100100
R. Miller1101000
Z. Pianalto1100000
T. White1000000
A. Clayborn1000000
Team725725441
New England Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. McCourty24623.0300
J. Demps24422.0230
K. Arrington12626.0260
Team511623.2300
Tampa Bay Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
M. Smith37826.0390
Team37826.0390
New England Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
J. Edelman22010.0150
J. Demps11616.0160
A. Hernandez155.050
Team44110.3160
Tampa Bay Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
P. Parker231.530
J. Shipley155.050
S. Stroughter133.030
Team4112.850
New England Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
S. Gostkowski0/00.0--4/44
Team0/00.0--4/44
Tampa Bay Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
K. Forbath2/2100.0551/17
C. Barth1/1100.0562/25
Team3/3100.0563/312
New England Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
Z. Mesko523246.40152
Team523246.40152
Tampa Bay Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Koenen314749.00158
E. Guthrie27537.50042
Team522244.40158
Attendance: 47,440