21
Gillette Stadium - Foxborough, MA
Regular Season
Final
Sun, Oct 7, 2012
4:25p ET
1 2 3 4 T
DEN 0 7 7 7 21
NE 7 10 14 0 31
31
Gillette Stadium - Foxborough, MA
Regular Season
Final
21
31
Sun, Oct 7, 2012
4:25p ET
1 2 3 4 T
DEN 0 7 7 7 21
NE 7 10 14 0 31
Quarter: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4
Denver Denver DEN - 15:00 DEN 0 - NE 0
KO, NE35 (15:00) Stephen Gostkowski kicks off to the Den0. Omar Bolden return for 18 yards to Den16. Tackled by Kyle Arrington.
1-10, Den16 (14:56) Peyton Manning incomplete pass to the middle intended for Jacob Tamme.
2-10, Den16 (14:52) Peyton Manning pass to the right to Jacob Tamme for 11 yards to the Den27. Tackled by Brandon Spikes.
1-10, Den27 (14:27) Peyton Manning pass to the right to Demaryius Thomas for 1 yard to the Den28. Tackled by Tavon Wilson.
2-9, Den28 (14:07) Peyton Manning pass to the right to Joel Dreessen for 4 yards to the Den32. Tackled by Tavon Wilson.
3-5, Den32 (13:31) Peyton Manning rush to the right for 10 yards to the Den42.
1-10, Den42 (13:03) Peyton Manning pass to the middle to Jacob Tamme for 5 yards to the Den47. Tackled by Jerod Mayo.
2-5, Den47 (12:37) Peyton Manning incomplete pass to the right intended for Jacob Tamme.
3-5, Den47 (12:33) Peyton Manning pass to the left to Demaryius Thomas for 35 yards to the NE18. Tackled by Sterling Moore. FUMBLE, recovered by NE (Sterling Moore) and returned for 14 yards.
DEN DRIVE TOTALS: 8 Plays, 66 Yards, 2:34 TOP
New England New England NE - 12:22 DEN 0 - NE 0
1-10, NE17 (12:22) Tom Brady pass to the right to Rob Gronkowski for 12 yards to the NE29. Tackled by Mike Adams.
1-10, NE29 (12:08) Danny Woodhead rush to the right for 5 yards to the NE34. Tackled by Derek Wolfe.
2-5, NE34 (11:49) Tom Brady pass to the left to Wes Welker for a loss of 3 yards to the NE31. Tackled by Rahim Moore.
3-8, NE31 (11:23) Tom Brady incomplete pass to the right intended for Wes Welker.
4-8, NE31 (11:18) Zoltan Mesko punts for 42 yards to Den27. No return.
NE DRIVE TOTALS: 4 Plays, 14 Yards, 1:11 TOP
Denver Denver DEN - 11:11 DEN 0 - NE 0
1-10, Den27 (11:11) Willis McGahee rush to the left for a loss of 4 yards to the Den23. Tackled by Brandon Spikes.
2-14, Den23 (10:42) Peyton Manning pass to the right to Willis McGahee for 4 yards to the Den27. Tackled by Kyle Arrington and Jerod Mayo.
3-10, Den27 (9:57) Peyton Manning pass to the right to Demaryius Thomas for 15 yards to the Den42. Tackled by Devin McCourty.
1-10, Den42 (9:21) Willis McGahee rush to the left for 1 yard to the Den43. Tackled by Jerod Mayo and Kyle Love.
2-9, Den43 (8:49) Peyton Manning pass to the left to Jacob Tamme for 4 yards to the Den47.
3-5, Den47 (8:22) Peyton Manning sacked at Den40 for a loss of 7 yards by Jerod Mayo.
4-12, Den40 (8:01) Britton Colquitt punts for 49 yards to NE11. Wes Welker return for 5 yards to NE16. Tackled by Omar Bolden.
DEN DRIVE TOTALS: 6 Plays, 13 Yards, 3:19 TOP
New England New England NE - 7:52 DEN 0 - NE 0
1-10, NE16 (7:52) Tom Brady pass to the middle to Wes Welker for 15 yards to the NE31. Tackled by Keith Brooking.
1-10, NE31 (7:28) Stevan Ridley rush up the middle for 7 yards to the NE38. Tackled by Danny Trevathan and Wesley Woodyard.
2-3, NE38 (7:07) Stevan Ridley rush to the right for 5 yards to the NE43. Tackled by Justin Bannan and Danny Trevathan.
1-10, NE43 (6:50) Stevan Ridley rush to the right for 3 yards to the NE46. Tackled by Mike Adams and Justin Bannan.
2-7, NE46 (6:18) Tom Brady pass to the right to Wes Welker for 9 yards to the Den45.
1-10, Den45 (6:07) Stevan Ridley rush up the middle for 15 yards to the Den30. Tackled by Chris Harris and Tracy Porter.
1-10, Den30 (5:46) Stevan Ridley rush to the left for 3 yards to the Den27. Tackled by Wesley Woodyard and Rahim Moore.
2-7, Den27 (5:12) Tom Brady pass to the middle to Wes Welker for 8 yards to the Den19. Tackled by Chris Harris.
1-10, Den19 (4:42) Brandon Bolden rush up the middle for 5 yards to the Den14. Tackled by Mike Adams and Von Miller.
2-5, Den14 (4:19) Brandon Bolden rush to the right for a loss of 3 yards to the Den17. Tackled by Von Miller.
3-8, Den17 (3:41) Tom Brady pass to the right to Brandon Lloyd for 9 yards to the Den8. Tackled by Champ Bailey.
1-8, Den8 (3:13) Tom Brady pass to the left to Wes Welker for 8 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. Stephen Gostkowski extra point is good.
NE DRIVE TOTALS: 12 Plays, 84 Yards, 4:44 TOP
Denver Denver DEN - 3:08 (cont.) DEN 0 - NE 7
KO, NE35 (3:08) Stephen Gostkowski kicks off to the Den0. Touchback.
1-10, Den20 (3:08) Willis McGahee rush up the middle for 4 yards to the Den24. Tackled by Jerod Mayo and Tavon Wilson.
2-6, Den24 (2:42) Willis McGahee rush to the left for 3 yards to the Den27. Tackled by Kyle Love and Jerod Mayo.
3-3, Den27 (2:08) Peyton Manning pass to the left to Willis McGahee for 9 yards to the Den36. Tackled by Kyle Arrington.
1-10, Den36 (1:44) Peyton Manning pass to the left to Demaryius Thomas for 30 yards to the NE34. Tackled by Patrick Chung.
1-10, NE34 (1:18) Ronnie Hillman rush up the middle for 7 yards to the NE27. Tackled by Rob Ninkovich and Jerod Mayo.
2-3, NE27 (0:51) Ronnie Hillman rush up the middle for 2 yards to the NE25. Tackled by Tavon Wilson and Jerod Mayo.
3-1, NE25 (0:05) Denver Broncos timeout.
3-1, NE25 (0:05) Willis McGahee rush to the left for 1 yard to the NE24. Tackled by Jerod Mayo.
4-1, NE24 (0:05) New England Patriots timeout.
Scoring Summary

1st Quarter

DEN 0 - NE 7
Tom Brady pass to the left to Wes Welker for 8 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. (Stephen Gostkowski extra point is good.) - 12 Plays, 84 yds, 4:44

2nd Quarter

DEN 7 - NE 7
Peyton Manning pass to the right to Joel Dreessen for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN. (Matt Prater extra point is good.) - 10 Plays, 80 yds, 4:03
DEN 7 - NE 14
Shane Vereen rush to the left for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN. (Stephen Gostkowski extra point is good.) - 14 Plays, 80 yds, 6:08
DEN 7 - NE 17
Stephen Gostkowski 23 yard field goal attempt is GOOD. Holder: Zoltan Mesko. - 16 Plays, 93 yds, 5:01

3rd Quarter

DEN 7 - NE 24
Tom Brady rush up the middle for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN. (Stephen Gostkowski extra point is good.) - 16 Plays, 80 yds, 6:24
DEN 7 - NE 31
Stevan Ridley rush to the left for 8 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. (Stephen Gostkowski extra point is good.) - 1 Plays, 14 yds, 0:09
DEN 14 - NE 31
Peyton Manning pass to the right to Eric Decker for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. (Matt Prater extra point is good.) - 10 Plays, 90 yds, 3:29

4th Quarter

DEN 21 - NE 31
Peyton Manning pass to the middle to Brandon Stokley for 5 yards for a TOUCHDOWN. (Matt Prater extra point is good.) - 6 Plays, 43 yds, 1:25