Pittsburgh Steelers at New England Patriots

November 30, 2008

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Pittsburgh Steelers 3 7 13 10 33
New England Patriots 7 3 0 0 10

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
2:59 NE TD Sammy Morris 2 run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 7, Pit 0
12:09 Pit FG FG Jeff Reed 20 NE 7, Pit 3
2nd Quarter
8:12 NE FG FG Stephen Gostkowski 29 NE 10, Pit 3
13:05 Pit TD Santonio Holmes 19 pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick) NE 10, Pit 10
3rd Quarter
9:21 Pit FG FG Jeff Reed 25 Pit 13, NE 10
9:56 Pit TD Hines Ward 11 pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick) Pit 20, NE 10
12:10 Pit FG FG Jeff Reed 20 Pit 23, NE 10
4th Quarter
9:17 Pit FG FG Jeff Reed 45 Pit 26, NE 10
12:16 Pit TD Gary Russell 1 run (Jeff Reed Kick) Pit 33, NE 10

Attendance: 68,756
Missed Field Goals: Pit - Jeff Reed 40; NE - Stephen Gostkowski 27

Team Statistics
  Pittsburgh Steelers New England Patriots
First downs 19 19
Rushes - yards 34 - 161 20 - 122
Passing 172 145
Punt returns 2 - 29 2 - 0
Kickoff returns 3 - 65 8 - 157
Interception returns 2 - 112 1 - 5
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 17 - 33 - 1 19 - 39 - 2
Sacked - yards lost 1 - 7 5 - 24
Punts 3 - 38.3 4 - 43.2
Fumbles - lost 2 - 0 3 - 3
Penalties - yards 8 - 88 6 - 45
Time of possession 35:05 24:55

Passing
Pittsburgh Steelers Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Ben Roethlisberger 33 17 179 5.42 2 1 21 1 7 75.2
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Matt Cassel 39 19 169 4.33 0 2 27 5 24 39.4

Rushing
Pittsburgh Steelers Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Willie Parker 16 87 5.4 31 0 2
Mewelde Moore 12 67 5.6 20 0 4
Ben Roethlisberger 3 6 2.0 5 0 1
Gary Russell 3 1 0.3 1t 1 1
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Kevin Faulk 6 73 12.2 41 0 2
Sammy Morris 10 45 4.5 14 1 4
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 2 3 1.5 2 0 0
Matt Cassel 2 1 0.5 1 0 1

Receiving
Pittsburgh Steelers Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Hines Ward 5 37 7.4 11t 1 3
Heath Miller 4 60 15.0 21 0 4
Nate Washington 3 41 13.7 16 0 2
Santonio Holmes 2 28 14.0 19t 1 2
Mewelde Moore 2 9 4.5 5 0 0
Matt Spaeth 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Kevin Faulk 7 48 6.9 17 0 2
Randy Moss 4 45 11.2 27 0 2
Wes Welker 4 30 7.5 12 0 1
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 1 20 20.0 20 0 1
Ben Watson 1 12 12.0 12 0 1
Sammy Morris 1 12 12.0 12 0 0
Jabar Gaffney 1 2 2.0 2 0 0

Kickoff Returns
Pittsburgh Steelers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Carey Davis 2 34 17.0 0 20 0
Gary Russell 1 31 31.0 0 31 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Ellis Hobbs 4 91 22.8 0 40 0
Stephen Neal 1 27 27.0 0 27 0
Kevin Faulk 1 25 25.0 0 25 0
Matt Slater 2 14 7.0 0 14 0

Punt Returns
Pittsburgh Steelers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Santonio Holmes 1 29 29.0 1 29 0
Mewelde Moore 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Wes Welker 2 0 0.0 1 1 0

Punting
Pittsburgh Steelers Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Mitch Berger 3 115 38.3 39 0 0 0 38.3 2 0
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Chris Hanson 4 173 43.2 55 1 2 0 31.0 2 29

Defense
Pittsburgh Steelers Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Lawrence Timmons 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 1 89 89.0 89 0
Troy Polamalu 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 1 23 23.0 23 0
Patrick Bailey 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Aaron Smith 3 2 5 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Chris Hoke 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Travis Kirschke 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Anthony Madison 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Deshea Townsend 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Willie Parker 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jared Retkofsky 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Gary Russell 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Anthony Smith 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
James Harrison 7 3 10 2.0 8.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Casey Hampton 2 0 2 1.0 6.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
James Farrior 4 3 7 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Carey Davis 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Nicholas Eason 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Larry Foote 2 2 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ryan Clark 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Keyaron Fox 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Andre Frazier 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
William Gay 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
LaMarr Woodley 4 1 5 1.0 3.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
New England Patriots Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Mike Vrabel 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 1 5 5.0 5 0
Mike Wright 2 3 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Pierre Woods 2 3 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Le Kevin Smith 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Vince Wilfork 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ben Watson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jason Webster 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Richard Seymour 1 1 2 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Lewis Sanders 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Matt Cassel 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Stephen Gostkowski 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Gary Guyton 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ellis Hobbs 3 4 7 0.5 3.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jerod Mayo 7 0 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Brandon Meriweather 6 4 10 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Deltha O'Neal 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Vince Redd 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Mike Richardson 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
James Sanders 4 4 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tedy Bruschi 6 3 9 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2008 NFL Scoreboard - Week 13
Thursday, November 27, 2008
Tennessee 47
Detroit 10
Boxscore FINAL
Seattle 9
Dallas 34
Boxscore FINAL
Arizona 20
Philadelphia 48
Boxscore FINAL
Sunday, November 30, 2008
Indianapolis 10
Cleveland 6
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Baltimore 34
Cincinnati 3
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Miami 16
St. Louis 12
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San Francisco 10
Buffalo 3
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Carolina 35
Green Bay 31
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New Orleans 20
Tampa Bay 23
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NY Giants 23
Washington 7
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Atlanta 22
San Diego 16
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Denver 34
NY Jets 17
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Pittsburgh 33
New England 10
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Kansas City 20
Oakland 13
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Chicago 14
Minnesota 34
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Monday, December 1, 2008
Jacksonville 17
Houston 30
Boxscore FINAL
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