New England Patriots at Miami Dolphins

December 20, 2004

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
New England Patriots 7 7 7 7 28
Miami Dolphins 7 3 7 12 29

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
5:01 NE TD Kevin Faulk 31 pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 7, Mia 0
8:30 Mia TD Sammy Morris 2 run (Olindo Mare Kick) Mia 7, NE 7
2nd Quarter
7:59 NE TD Corey Dillon 3 run (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 14, Mia 7
13:08 Mia FG FG Olindo Mare 30 NE 14, Mia 10
3rd Quarter
8:10 Mia TD Travis Minor 1 run (Olindo Mare Kick) Mia 17, NE 14
12:53 NE TD Corey Dillon 2 pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 21, Mia 17
4th Quarter
11:01 NE TD Daniel Graham 2 pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 28, Mia 17
12:53 Mia TD Sammy Morris 1 run (Pass Failed) NE 28, Mia 23
13:37 Mia TD Derrius Thompson 21 pass from A.J. Feeley (Pass Failed) Mia 29, NE 28

Attendance: 73,629
Missed Field Goals: None

Team Statistics
  New England Patriots Miami Dolphins
First downs 24 18
Rushes - yards 38 - 166 20 - 52
Passing 156 179
Punt returns 2 - 17 2 - 87
Kickoff returns 6 - 111 5 - 139
Interception returns 0 - 0 4 - 48
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 18 - 29 - 4 22 - 35 - 0
Sacked - yards lost 2 - 15 4 - 19
Punts 4 - 42.8 6 - 45.7
Fumbles - lost 0 - 0 3 - 1
Penalties - yards 4 - 53 9 - 67
Time of possession 35:06 24:54

Passing
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Tom Brady 29 18 171 5.90 3 4 31t 2 15 73.3
Miami Dolphins Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
A.J. Feeley 35 22 198 5.66 1 0 21t 4 19 87.6

Rushing
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Corey Dillon 26 121 4.7 20 1 7
Kevin Faulk 6 39 6.5 16 0 2
Patrick Pass 4 8 2.0 3 0 2
Tom Brady 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0
Miami Dolphins Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Travis Minor 8 27 3.4 8 1 2
Sammy Morris 9 27 3.0 12 2 4
Chris Chambers 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
A.J. Feeley 2 -2 -1.0 -1 0 0

Receiving
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
David Patten 4 40 10.0 20 0 1
Deion Branch 3 44 14.7 23 0 3
Daniel Graham 3 24 8.0 12 1 3
Patrick Pass 3 17 5.7 7 0 0
Corey Dillon 2 1 0.5 2t 1 1
Kevin Faulk 1 31 31.0 31t 1 1
Christian Fauria 1 8 8.0 8 0 0
Troy Brown 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
Miami Dolphins Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Sammy Morris 6 46 7.7 15 0 2
Marty Booker 4 35 8.8 17 0 1
Randy McMichael 4 29 7.2 11 0 1
Chris Chambers 3 24 8.0 11 0 2
Derrius Thompson 2 31 15.5 21t 1 2
Bryan Gilmore 2 24 12.0 15 0 2
Donald Lee 1 9 9.0 9 0 0

Kickoff Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Kevin Faulk 4 73 18.2 0 24 0
Patrick Pass 1 22 22.0 0 22 0
David Patten 1 16 16.0 0 16 0
Miami Dolphins Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Wes Welker 5 139 27.8 0 31 0

Punt Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Kevin Faulk 2 17 8.5 3 12 0
Miami Dolphins Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Wes Welker 2 87 43.5 2 71 0

Punting
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Josh Miller 4 171 42.8 52 0 2 0 21.0 2 87
Miami Dolphins Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Matt Turk 6 274 45.7 52 0 2 0 42.8 2 17

Defense
New England Patriots Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Eugene Wilson 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Larry Izzo 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Ted Johnson 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Willie McGinest 2 4 6 1.0 3.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Stephen Neal 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
David Patten 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Roman Phifer 4 2 6 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Asante Samuel 5 1 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Richard Seymour 1 2 3 1.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Mike Vrabel 2 1 3 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Vince Wilfork 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Rodney Harrison 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Je'Rod Cherry 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Don Davis 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Kevin Faulk 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Tully Banta-Cain 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Tedy Bruschi 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Randall Gay 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Daniel Graham 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Troy Brown 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jarvis Green 2 0 2 1.0 9.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Miami Dolphins Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Sammy Knight 4 5 9 0.0 0.0 2 32 16.0 32 0
Arturo Freeman 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 1 14 14.0 14 0
Brendon Ayanbadejo 6 5 11 0.0 0.0 1 2 2.0 2 0
David Bowens 1 2 3 1.0 9.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Morlon Greenwood 6 5 11 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jay Williams 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Quintin Williams 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Renauld Williams 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jimmy Wyrick 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jason Taylor 4 4 8 1.0 6.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Patrick Surtain 2 2 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Josh Shaw 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Bryan Robinson 2 2 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Derrick Pope 4 5 9 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Travis Minor 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Randy McMichael 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Sam Madison 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Corey Jenkins 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Reggie Howard 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jeff Zgonina 2 4 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2004 NFL Scoreboard - Week 15
Saturday, December 18, 2004
Pittsburgh 33
NY Giants 30
Boxscore FINAL
Washington 26
San Francisco 16
Boxscore FINAL
Carolina 31
Atlanta 34
Boxscore FINAL/OT
Sunday, December 19, 2004
Houston 24
Chicago 5
Boxscore FINAL
Buffalo 33
Cincinnati 17
Boxscore FINAL
San Diego 21
Cleveland 0
Boxscore FINAL
Minnesota 28
Detroit 27
Boxscore FINAL
Seattle 14
NY Jets 37
Boxscore FINAL
Dallas 7
Philadelphia 12
Boxscore FINAL
Denver 17
Kansas City 45
Boxscore FINAL
Jacksonville 28
Green Bay 25
Boxscore FINAL
St. Louis 7
Arizona 31
Boxscore FINAL
New Orleans 21
Tampa Bay 17
Boxscore FINAL
Tennessee 35
Oakland 40
Boxscore FINAL
Baltimore 10
Indianapolis 20
Boxscore FINAL
Monday, December 20, 2004
New England 28
Miami 29
Boxscore FINAL
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