1974 New England Patriots Schedule & Results

1974 New England Patriots schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Regular Season

Sun 9/15 1234FINAL
Miami (0-1) 0107724
New England (1-0) 7177334
Pass
B. Griese (MIA), 29-19-254, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 24-14-177, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
L. Csonka (MIA), 17-62, 2 TD
M. Herron (NE), 18-88, 1 TD
Rec
M. Briscoe (MIA), 9-113, 1 TD
B. Windsor (NE), 4-33
Sun 9/22 1234FINAL
New England (2-0) 777728
NY Giants (0-2) 770620
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 17-11-152, 0 INT, 3 TD
N. Snead (NYG), 35-28-272, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
S. Cunningham (NE), 16-76
R. Johnson (NYG), 17-27
Rec
S. Cunningham (NE), 4-42, 1 TD
R. Johnson (NYG), 10-74, 2 TD
Sun 9/29 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (2-1) 700714
New England (3-0) 076720
Pass
J. Hadl (LA), 32-13-209, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 25-14-189, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. McCutcheon (LA), 14-51
M. Herron (NE), 16-62
Rec
H. Jackson (LA), 6-102
R. Rucker (NE), 5-57
Sun 10/6 1234FINAL
Baltimore (0-4) 03003
New England (4-0) 14714742
Pass
B. Jones (BAL), 41-22-215, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 16-8-141, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
B. Olds (BAL), 13-50
M. Herron (NE), 13-59, 1 TD
Rec
L. Mitchell (BAL), 6-32
S. Cunningham (NE), 3-11, 1 TD
Sun 10/13 1234FINAL
New England (5-0) 7301424
NY Jets (1-4) 00000
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 21-11-115, 1 INT, 0 TD
J. Namath (NYJ), 21-7-63, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Cunningham (NE), 15-64, 2 TD
J. Riggins (NYJ), 16-100
Rec
S. Cunningham (NE), 3-34
D. Knight (NYJ), 3-31
Sun 10/20 1234FINAL
New England (5-1) 777728
Buffalo (5-1) 2070330
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 21-11-150, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Ferguson (BUF), 12-8-153, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
S. Cunningham (NE), 11-125, 3 TD
O. Simpson (BUF), 32-122, 1 TD
Rec
R. Rucker (NE), 5-78, 1 TD
P. Seymour (BUF), 3-64, 2 TD
Sun 10/27 1234FINAL
New England (6-1) 370717
Minnesota (5-2) 0001414
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 28-15-238, 2 INT, 2 TD
F. Tarkenton (MIN), 39-19-281, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Cunningham (NE), 22-129
C. Foreman (MIN), 17-68, 1 TD
Rec
S. Cunningham (NE), 5-40
C. Foreman (MIN), 7-73
Sun 11/3 1234FINAL
Buffalo (7-1) 6137329
New England (6-2) 7147028
Pass
J. Ferguson (BUF), 24-16-247, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 28-12-204, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 19-74, 1 TD
S. Cunningham (NE), 18-85, 1 TD
Rec
A. Rashad (BUF), 8-115, 1 TD
M. Herron (NE), 4-77, 2 TD
Sun 11/10 1234FINAL
Cleveland (3-6) 1400721
New England (6-3) 0140014
Pass
B. Sipe (CLE), 18-10-116, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 21-9-134, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
H. McKinnis (CLE), 15-59
S. Cunningham (NE), 20-75, 2 TD
Rec
G. Pruitt (CLE), 4-46
M. Herron (NE), 4-42
Sun 11/17 1234FINAL
NY Jets (3-7) 777021
New England (6-4) 0310316
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 20-8-112, 2 INT, 2 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 32-11-121, 4 INT, 0 TD
Rush
E. Boozer (NYJ), 25-90, 1 TD
S. Cunningham (NE), 21-113
Rec
B. Burns (NYJ), 3-24, 1 TD
B. Adams (NE), 5-52
Sun 11/24 1234FINAL
New England (7-4) 01701027
Baltimore (2-9) 037717
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 26-17-194, 0 INT, 1 TD
M. Domres (BAL), 33-18-219, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
M. Herron (NE), 26-58, 1 TD
L. Mitchell (BAL), 13-48, 1 TD
Rec
A. Johnson (NE), 4-68
L. Mitchell (BAL), 5-51
Sun 12/1 1234FINAL
New England (7-5) 676726
Oakland (10-2) 71371441
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 34-17-281, 3 INT, 2 TD
K. Stabler (OAK), 21-16-251, 2 INT, 4 TD
Rush
M. Herron (NE), 18-54
M. Hubbard (OAK), 14-40
Rec
M. Herron (NE), 6-53
C. Branch (OAK), 6-138, 2 TD
Sun 12/8 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (9-3-1) 0127221
New England (7-6) 730717
Pass
T. Bradshaw (PIT), 16-10-86, 1 INT, 1 TD
J. Plunkett (NE), 18-8-127, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
F. Harris (PIT), 29-136, 1 TD
M. Herron (NE), 19-55, 1 TD
Rec
L. Brown (PIT), 4-28
M. Herron (NE), 3-69, 1 TD
Sun 12/15 1234FINAL
New England (7-7) 2130327
Miami (11-3) 01771034
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 41-15-234, 0 INT, 1 TD
E. Morrall (MIA), 23-15-288, 3 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Herron (NE), 14-56
D. Nottingham (MIA), 15-41, 2 TD
Rec
M. Herron (NE), 5-68, 1 TD
M. Baker (MIA), 4-121, 2 TD

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