New England Patriots at Houston Texans

January 3, 2010

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
New England Patriots 7 6 7 7 27
Houston Texans 7 6 0 21 34

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
3:41 Hou TD Joel Dreessen 25 pass from Matt Schaub (Kris Brown Kick) Hou 7, NE 0
14:10 NE TD Fred Taylor 4 run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) Hou 7, NE 7
2nd Quarter
5:09 NE FG FG Stephen Gostkowski 51 NE 10, Hou 7
10:19 Hou TD B. Pollard fumble recovery in the end zone (Kick Failed) Hou 13, NE 10
14:14 NE FG FG Stephen Gostkowski 43 Hou 13, NE 13
3rd Quarter
7:17 NE TD Darius Butler 91 interception return (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 20, Hou 13
4th Quarter
0:56 NE TD Fred Taylor 11 run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) NE 27, Hou 13
5:19 Hou TD Jacoby Jones 8 pass from Matt Schaub (Kris Brown Kick) NE 27, Hou 20
10:17 Hou TD Arian Foster 1 run (Kris Brown Kick) Hou 27, NE 27
13:06 Hou TD Arian Foster 3 run (Kris Brown Kick) Hou 34, NE 27

Attendance: 71,029
Missed Field Goals: Hou - Kris Brown 56, 38

Team Statistics
  New England Patriots Houston Texans
First downs 21 29
Rushes - yards 19 - 74 27 - 144
Passing 243 295
Punt returns 0 - 0 1 - 31
Kickoff returns 6 - 154 5 - 141
Interception returns 1 - 91 1 - 15
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 25 - 38 - 1 24 - 39 - 1
Sacked - yards lost 2 - 14 1 - 8
Punts 3 - 36.3 2 - 40.0
Fumbles - lost 1 - 1 2 - 0
Penalties - yards 4 - 55 5 - 35
Time of possession 28:26 31:34

Passing
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Tom Brady 26 17 186 7.15 0 1 41 1 4 70.4
Brian Hoyer 12 8 71 5.92 0 0 17 1 10 82.3
Houston Texans Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Matt Schaub 39 24 303 7.77 2 1 26 1 8 92.1

Rushing
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Fred Taylor 7 33 4.7 12 2 3
BenJarvus Green-Ellis 4 22 5.5 12 0 0
Brian Hoyer 1 10 10.0 10 0 1
Sammy Morris 7 9 1.3 6 0 0
Houston Texans Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Arian Foster 20 119 6.0 24 2 8
Ryan Moats 4 17 4.2 15 0 1
Andre Johnson 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Matt Schaub 2 1 0.5 3 0 0

Receiving
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Julian Edelman 10 103 10.3 25 0 6
Randy Moss 5 75 15.0 41 0 4
Ben Watson 3 32 10.7 14 0 2
Sammy Morris 3 13 4.3 9 0 0
Sam Aiken 2 9 4.5 6 0 0
Chris Baker 1 13 13.0 13 0 1
Wes Welker 1 12 12.0 12 0 1
Houston Texans Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Joel Dreessen 6 81 13.5 25t 1 4
Andre Johnson 6 65 10.8 22 0 4
Jacoby Jones 5 65 13.0 17 1 5
Arian Foster 3 26 8.7 10 0 1
Kevin Walter 2 30 15.0 17 0 2
Vonta Leach 1 26 26.0 26 0 1
Andre' Davis 1 10 10.0 10 0 1

Kickoff Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Darius Butler 3 70 23.3 0 26 0
Matt Slater 2 62 31.0 0 35 0
Isaiah Stanback 1 22 22.0 0 22 0
Houston Texans Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Andre' Davis 5 141 28.2 0 36 0

Punt Returns
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Julian Edelman 0 0 0.0 1 0 0
Houston Texans Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Jacoby Jones 1 31 31.0 0 31 0

Punting
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Chris Hanson 3 109 36.3 40 0 2 0 26.0 1 31
Houston Texans Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Matt Turk 2 80 40.0 45 0 1 0 40.0 0 0

Kickoffs
Houston Texans Num Yds Avg Lg TB OB OppRet RetYds RetTDs OSK OSR
Stephen Gostkowski 6 418 69.7 75 1 0 5 141 0 0 0
Houston Texans Num Yds Avg Lg TB OB OppRet RetYds RetTDs OSK OSR
Kris Brown 6 422 70.3 74 0 0 6 154 0 0 0

Defense
New England Patriots Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Darius Butler 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 1 91 91.0 91t 1
Mike Wright 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Gary Guyton 1 4 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jerod Mayo 4 4 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Brandon McGowan 2 0 2 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
Rob Ninkovich 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Myron Pryor 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Fred Taylor 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
James Sanders 9 2 11 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Junior Seau 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Shawn Springs 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jonathan Wilhite 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Pierre Woods 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jarvis Green 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Stephen Gostkowski 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Eric Alexander 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Kyle Arrington 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Derrick Burgess 8 1 9 1.0 8.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tully Banta-Cain 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Patrick Chung 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Houston Texans Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Bernard Pollard 5 1 6 0.0 0.0 1 15 15.0 15 0
Nick Ferguson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Kevin Bentley 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Antonio Smith 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Connor Barwin 3 0 3 1.0 10.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
DeMeco Ryans 6 1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Mario Williams 2 0 2 1.0 4.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Brian Russell 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Dunta Robinson 6 1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Zach Diles 4 2 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Andre' Davis 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Brice McCain 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Brian Cushing 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Tim Bulman 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
James Casey 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Amobi Okoye 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
John Busing 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Glover Quin 6 1 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jacques Reeves 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jeff Zgonina 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

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Houston 34
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