Our Head-to-Head feature is based on season stats. Check marks were given to the team with a higher ranking for that particular category.

Broncos Average Team Rankings Patriots
12.4 Total Offense 11.0
15.8 Total Defense 17.6
6.2 Passing Offense 6.9
17.7 Passing Defense 14.5
13.8 Rushing Offense 13.3
8.7 Rushing Defense 12.2
6.2 Receiving Offense 10.8
17.3 Receiving Defense 18.3
22.0 Punting 19.2
13.8 Return 18.0
24.7 Kicking 9.5

Total Offense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 29.0 4 30.6 1
Total Yds/Game 399.7 4 372.5 10
Giveaways 19 7 13 3
Total 1st Downs 335 6 347 4
3rd Down Efficiency 43.9% 9 45.1% 4
4th Down Efficiency 41.7% 18 60.0% 14
Total TDs 51 1 47 5
Scoring Efficiency 38.4% 10 46.2% 2
3 and Out Drives 36 16 38 21
Penalties 119 31 115 28
Penalty Yds 1029 30 1025 29
Avg Total Off. Rank 12.4 11.0

Total Defense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 22.7 18 19.7 8
Opp. Total Yds/Game 312.3 3 349.2 13
Takeaways 23 17 24 14
Opp. Total 1st Downs 301 18 313 23
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 36.7% 10 39.9% 16
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 62.5% 28 34.8% 23
Opp. Total TDs 37 18 28 5
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 33.5% 13 32.6% 11
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 53 1 34 21
Opp. Penalties 94 22 87 29
Opp. Penalty Yds 730 26 708 31
Avg Total Def. Rank 15.8 17.6

Passing Offense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 568 9 576 6
Total Completions 376 5 374 6
Completion Pct. 66.2 8 64.9 11
Passing Yds/Game 297.8 5 274.7 9
Yds/Attempts 7.86 5 7.15 17
Passing TDs 39 1 34 5
INTs Thrown 15 21 9 5
QB Rating 101.9 4 99.2 5
Passing 1st Downs 214 6 221 4
Sacks Allowed 16 1 22 4
Sacks Yds Allowed 115 3 144 4
Avg Passing Off. Rank 6.2 6.9

Passing Defense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 606 32 551 26
Opp. Total Completions 381 32 326 17
Opp. Completion Pct. 62.9 16 59.2 5
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 246.7 14 262.9 23
Opp. Yds/Attempts 6.11 1 7.16 14
Opp. Passing TDs 28 26 23 14
Interceptions 17 9 16 12
Opp. QB Rating 83.6 10 83.0 9
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 212 30 186 20
Sacks 38 10 38 13
Sacks Yds 226 15 270 6
Avg Passing Def. Rank 17.7 14.5

Rushing Offense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 409 13 413 12
Rushing Yds/Game 109.5 16 107.4 18
Yds/Carry 4.0 21 3.9 24
Rushing TDs 12 12 13 11
Rushing 1st Downs 89 15 92 14
Rushing Fumbles 5 6 1 1
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 13.8 13.3

Rushing Defense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 331 2 386 11
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 80.6 2 104.3 12
Opp. Yds/Carry 3.7 5 4.1 14
Opp. Rushing TDs 9 9 5 2
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 57 2 83 13
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 1 32 6 21
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 8.7 12.2

Receiving Offense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 376 5 374 6
Receiving Yds/Game 297.8 5 274.7 9
Yds/Reception 11.9 12 11.0 24
Receiving TDs 39 1 34 5
Receiving 1st Downs 214 6 221 4
Receiving Fumbles 3 8 4 17
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 6.2 10.8

Receiving Defense Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 381 32 326 17
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 246.7 14 262.9 23
Opp. Yds/Receptions 9.7 1 12.1 24
Opp. Receiving TDs 28 26 23 14
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 212 30 186 20
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 11 1 5 12
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 17.3 18.3

Punting Stats Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 66 20 62 25
Punting Yds 2909 22 2886 24
Punting Average 44.1 21 45.8 9
Inside 20 25 12 24 15
Touchbacks 3 24 6 12
Blocked 0 5 1 21
Net Punting Average 37.9 28 40.0 9
Avg Punting Stats Rank 22.0 19.2

Return Stats Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 31 23 31 24
Kick Return Yds 726 22 693 25
Kick Returns for TD 0 11 0 20
Punt Returns 36 8 38 6
Punt Return Yds 259 13 403 5
Punt Returns for TD 0 6 1 28
Avg Returns Stats Rank 13.8 18.0

Kicking Stats Broncos Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 51 2 51 3
Extra Points Pct. 51/51 100.0 2 51/51 100.0 3
Field Goals Made 20 25 32 2
Field Goal Pct. 20/25, 80.0 26 32/34, 94.1 2
FG 1-19 2/2, 100.0 1 1/1, 100.0 6
FG 20-29 8/8, 100.0 11 10/10, 100.0 4
FG 30-39 5/6, 83.3 27 9/10, 90.0 12
FG 40-49 4/6, 0 27 11/12, 0 1
FG 50+ 1/3, 33.3 27 1/1, 100.0 24
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 24.7 9.5

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