Houston 3 3 7 7—20
New England 7 14 3 3—27
First Quarter

NE_Gronkowski 21 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 11:50.

Hou_FG Fairbairn 42, 2:33.

Second Quarter

NE_White 12 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 12:38.

Hou_FG Fairbairn 36, 9:01.

NE_Dorsett 4 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), :14.

Third Quarter

NE_FG Gostkowski 39, 6:02.

Hou_Blue 1 run (Fairbairn kick), 1:52.

Fourth Quarter

NE_FG Gostkowski 35, 9:48.

Hou_Ellington 5 pass from Watson (Fairbairn kick), 2:08.

A_65,878.

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Hou NE
First downs 21 23
Total Net Yards 325 389
Rushes-yards 34-167 31-122
Passing 158 267
Punt Returns 2-20 1-0
Kickoff Returns 5-156 1-19
Interceptions Ret. 1-0 1-0
Comp-Att-Int 17-34-1 26-39-1
Sacked-Yards Lost 3-18 2-10
Punts 6-38.3 6-46.8
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 3-2
Penalties-Yards 6-44 6-36
Time of Possession 28:50 31:10

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING_Houston, Miller 20-98, Watson 8-40, Blue 5-36, Hopkins 1-(minus 7). New England, Burkhead 18-64, Hill 4-25, White 5-18, Patterson 3-13, Brady 1-2.

PASSING_Houston, Watson 17-34-1-176. New England, Brady 26-39-1-277.

RECEIVING_Houston, Hopkins 8-78, Ellington 4-37, Akins 2-11, Thomas 1-27, Ervin 1-12, Miller 1-11. New England, Gronkowski 7-123, Dorsett 7-66, White 4-38, Develin 4-22, Hogan 1-11, Hill 1-6, Patterson 1-6, Burkhead 1-5.

MISSED FIELD GOALS_None.