New England Patriots at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

October 25, 2009

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
New England Patriots 14 7 7 7 35
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 0 7 0 0 7

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
2:34 NE TD Brandon Meriweather 39 interception return (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 7, TB 0
12:44 NE TD Wes Welker 14 pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 14, TB 0
2nd Quarter
3:42 NE TD Sam Aiken 54 pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 21, TB 0
13:46 TB TD Antonio Bryant 33 pass from Josh Johnson (Shane Andrus Kick) NE 21, TB 7
3rd Quarter
5:47 NE TD Ben Watson 35 pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 28, TB 7
4th Quarter
5:35 NE TD Laurence Maroney 1 run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 35, TB 7

Attendance: 84,254
Missed Field Goals: None

Team Statistics
  New England Patriots Tampa Bay Buccaneers
First downs 18 10
Rushes - yards 28 - 107 26 - 89
Passing 307 151
Punt returns 4 - 53 3 - 29
Kickoff returns 2 - 44 3 - 53
Interception returns 3 - 70 2 - 23
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 23 - 32 - 2 11 - 30 - 3
Sacked - yards lost 1 - 1 3 - 21
Punts 6 - 37.3 9 - 37.3
Fumbles - lost 0 - 0 1 - 0
Penalties - yards 10 - 66 6 - 55
Time of possession 33:15 26:45

Passing
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Tom Brady 32 23 308 9.62 3 2 54t 1 1 107.3
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Josh Johnson 26 9 156 6.00 1 3 35 1 5 29.2
Josh Freeman 4 2 16 4.00 0 0 13 2 16 60.4

Rushing
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Laurence Maroney 13 43 3.3 13 1 4
Kevin Faulk 2 19 9.5 13 0 0
Brian Hoyer 3 17 5.7 20 0 1
Brandon Tate 1 11 11.0 11 0 1
Wes Welker 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 7 6 0.9 5 0 0
Tom Brady 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Derrick Ward 12 43 3.6 12 0 2
Carnell Williams 12 34 2.8 11 0 2
Josh Johnson 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Josh Freeman 1 5 5.0 5 0 0

Receiving
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Wes Welker 10 107 10.7 16 1 6
Randy Moss 5 69 13.8 37 0 2
Chris Baker 3 26 8.7 16 0 0
Sam Aiken 2 66 33.0 54t 1 1
Kevin Faulk 2 5 2.5 8 0 1
Ben Watson 1 35 35.0 35t 1 1
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Sammie Stroughter 3 63 21.0 35 0 3
Antonio Bryant 2 51 25.5 33t 1 2
Carnell Williams 2 28 14.0 19 0 1
Kellen Winslow 2 9 4.5 6 0 0
Brian Clark 1 13 13.0 13 0 0
Derrick Ward 1 8 8.0 8 0 0

Kickoff Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Brandon Tate 2 44 22.0 0 22 0
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Sammie Stroughter 3 53 17.7 0 20 0

Punt Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Wes Welker 4 53 13.2 5 24 0
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Sammie Stroughter 3 29 9.7 0 15 0

Punting
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Chris Hanson 6 224 37.3 53 1 0 0 29.2 3 29
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Dirk Johnson 9 336 37.3 51 0 2 0 31.4 4 53

Kickoffs
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg Lg TB OB OppRet RetYds RetTDs OSK OSR
Stephen Gostkowski 6 409 68.2 70 3 0 3 53 0 0 0
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Num Yds Avg Lg TB OB OppRet RetYds RetTDs OSK OSR
Shane Andrus 2 131 65.5 66 0 0 2 44 0 0 0

Defense
New England Patriots Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Brandon Meriweather 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 2 70 35.0 39t 1
Darius Butler 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Brandon McGowan 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Adalius Thomas 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Bret Lockett 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jerod Mayo 5 3 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tully Banta-Cain 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Mike Wright 1 1 2 1.0 7.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Matt Slater 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Myron Pryor 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Junior Seau 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ty Warren 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ben Watson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Gary Guyton 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Pierre Woods 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Leigh Bodden 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Derrick Burgess 2 0 2 1.0 9.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Patrick Chung 4 0 4 1.0 5.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jonathan Wilhite 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Vince Wilfork 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
James Sanders 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Aqib Talib 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 1 23 23.0 23 0
Tanard Jackson 7 1 8 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Jimmy Wilkerson 3 4 7 0.5 0.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Greg White 3 2 5 0.5 0.5 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ryan Sims 1 3 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Sammie Stroughter 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Barrett Ruud 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Quincy Black 6 0 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Antonio Bryant 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Brian Clark 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Torrie Cox 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Tim Crowder 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Geno Hayes 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Adam Hayward 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Niko Koutouvides 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Elbert Mack 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Josh Johnson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Roy Miller 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Sabby Piscitelli 5 0 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ronde Barber 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2009 NFL Scoreboard - Week 7
Sunday, October 25, 2009
New England 35
Tampa Bay 7
Boxscore FINAL
Minnesota 17
Pittsburgh 27
Boxscore FINAL
Indianapolis 42
St. Louis 6
Boxscore FINAL
San Francisco 21
Houston 24
Boxscore FINAL
San Diego 37
Kansas City 7
Boxscore FINAL
Green Bay 31
Cleveland 3
Boxscore FINAL
NY Jets 38
Oakland 0
Boxscore FINAL
Buffalo 20
Carolina 9
Boxscore FINAL
New Orleans 46
Miami 34
Boxscore FINAL
Atlanta 21
Dallas 37
Boxscore FINAL
Chicago 10
Cincinnati 45
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Arizona 24
NY Giants 17
Boxscore FINAL
Monday, October 26, 2009
Philadelphia 27
Washington 17
Boxscore FINAL
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