New England 27, Houston 34

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 11:19
 TD  Texans 7 - Patriots 0
Joel Dreessen 25 yd. pass from Matt Schaub (Kris Brown kick)
1st Quarter - 0:50
 TD  Texans 7 - Patriots 7
Fred Taylor 4 yd. run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
2nd Quarter - 9:51
 FG  Texans 7 - Patriots 10
Stephen Gostkowski 51 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 4:41
 TD  Texans 13 - Patriots 10
Bernard Pollard fumble recovery in end zone (kick failed)
2nd Quarter - 0:46
 FG  Texans 13 - Patriots 13
Stephen Gostkowski 43 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 7:43
 TD  Texans 13 - Patriots 20
Darius Butler 91 yd. interception return (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
4th Quarter - 14:04
 TD  Texans 13 - Patriots 27
Fred Taylor 11 yd. run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
4th Quarter - 9:41
 TD  Texans 20 - Patriots 27
Jacoby Jones 8 yd. pass from Matt Schaub (Kris Brown kick)
4th Quarter - 4:43
 TD  Texans 27 - Patriots 27
Arian Foster 1 yd. run (Kris Brown kick)
4th Quarter - 1:54
 TD  Texans 34 - Patriots 27
Arian Foster 3 yd. run (Kris Brown kick)

Team Stats

  Patriots Texans
First downs 21 29
Rushes-Yards 19-74 27-144
Passing Yards 243 295
Sacked-Yards lost 2-14 1-8
Return Yardage 245 187
Passing 25-38-1 24-39-1
Punts-Average 3-36.3 2-40.0
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-0
Penalties-Yards 4-55 5-35
Field Goals 2-2 0-2
Red Zone Efficiency 2-2-100% 3-6-50%
Goal To Go Efficiency 1-1-100% 3-4-75%
Time of Possession 28 : 26 31 : 34

Player Stats

Patriots
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Brady 17/26 186 0 1
B. Hoyer 8/12 71 0 0
Texans
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Schaub 24/39 303 2 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
F. Taylor 7 33 2 12
B. Green-Ellis 4 22 0 12
B. Hoyer 1 10 0 10
S. Morris 7 9 0 6
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
A. Foster 20 119 2 24
R. Moats 4 17 0 15
A. Johnson 1 7 0 7
M. Schaub 2 1 0 3
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
J. Edelman 15 10 103 0 25
R. Moss 6 5 75 0 41
B. Watson 6 3 32 0 14
C. Baker 1 1 13 0 13
S. Morris 3 3 13 0 9
W. Welker 2 1 12 0 12
S. Aiken 5 2 9 0 6
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS TD LG
J. Dreessen 7 6 81 1 25
A. Johnson 9 6 65 0 22
J. Jones 6 5 65 1 17
K. Walter 3 2 30 0 17
V. Leach 3 1 26 0 26
A. Foster 4 3 26 0 10
A. Davis 2 1 10 0 10
D. Anderson 2 0 0 0 0
C. Brown 1 0 0 0 0
R. Moats 1 0 0 0 0
Interceptions
  NO.
D. Butler 1
Interceptions
  NO.
B. Pollard 1
Sacks
  NO. YDS
D. Burgess 1.0 8.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
C. Barwin 1.0 10.0
M. Williams 1.0 5.0
Tackles
  TK AST
J. Sanders 9 2
D. Burgess 8 1
B. Meriweather 6 4
J. Mayo 4 4
S. Springs 3 0
J. Wilhite 3 1
J. Seau 2 0
B. McGowan 2 0
D. Butler 2 0
M. Pryor 1 0
M. Wright 1 0
R. Ninkovich 1 0
J. Green 1 0
G. Guyton 1 4
T. Banta-Cain 0 2
Tackles
  TK AST
D. Ryans 6 1
D. Robinson 6 1
G. Quin 6 1
B. Pollard 5 1
B. Cushing 4 1
Z. Diles 4 2
C. Barwin 3 0
J. Reeves 2 0
M. Williams 2 0
A. Okoye 2 1
J. Zgonina 1 0
A. Smith 1 1
B. Russell 1 2
T. Bulman 0 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
F. Taylor 1 1
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
R. Moats 1 0
A. Johnson 1 0

Game Info

Date - Sunday, January 3 2010 1:00PM
Location - NRG Stadium
Temperature - Dome
Head Official - John Parry
Attendance - 71029

NFL Boxscores

Indianapolis 
Buffalo 
7
30
New Orleans 
Carolina 
10
23
Jacksonville 
Cleveland 
17
23
Chicago 
Detroit 
37
23
New England 
Houston 
27
34
Pittsburgh 
Miami 
30
24
N.Y. Giants 
Minnesota 
7
44
San Francisco 
St. Louis 
28
6
Atlanta 
Tampa Bay 
20
10
Green Bay 
Arizona 
33
7
Kansas City 
Denver 
44
24
Baltimore 
Oakland 
21
13
Washington 
San Diego 
20
23
Tennessee 
Seattle 
17
13
Philadelphia 
Dallas 
0
24
Cincinnati 
N.Y. Jets 
0
37