Final

Texans 7

(4-10, 2-6 away)

Patriots 40

(10-4, 5-3 home)

Coverage: CBS

1:00 PM ET, December 17, 2006

Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA 

1 2 3 4 T
HOU 0 0 7 07
NE 17 10 7 640

Top Performers

Passing: D. Carr (HOU) - 127 YDS, 4 INT

Rushing: R. Dayne (HOU) - 18 CAR, 94 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: K. Faulk (NE) - 2 REC, 46 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERHOUNE
TD6:54Kevin Faulk 11 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
Drive: 7 plays, 42 yds, 3:05
07
FG8:22Stephen Gostkowski 36 Yd
Drive: 4 plays, 6 yds, 1:15
010
TD11:29Kevin Faulk 43 Yd Pass From Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
Drive: 2 plays, 44 yds, :43
017
SECOND QUARTERHOUNE
FG5:13Stephen Gostkowski 32 Yd
Drive: 7 plays, 17 yds, 3:05
020
TD13:49Jabar Gaffney 6 Yd Pass From Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
Drive: 7 plays, 67 yds, 3:39
027
THIRD QUARTERHOUNE
TD5:11Ron Dayne 1 Yd Run (Kris Brown Kick)
Drive: 10 plays, 70 yds, 5:11
727
TD5:23Ellis Hobbs 93 Yd Kickoff Return (Stephen Gostkowski Kick) 734
FOURTH QUARTERHOUNE
FG0:42Stephen Gostkowski 31 Yd
Drive: 7 plays, 15 yds, 3:38
737
FG3:00Stephen Gostkowski 21 Yd
Drive: 4 plays, 2 yds, 1:32
740

Team Stat Comparison

 
Houston
New England
1st Downs1315
3rd down efficiency
3-117-17
4th down efficiency
0-11-2
Total Yards198230
Yards per play3.73.5
Total Drives11
Passing93125
Comp-Att
16-2819-27
Yards per pass
3.34.6
Interceptions thrown
40
Sacks-Yards Lost
4-341-4
Rushing105105
Rushing Attempts
2238
Yards per rush
4.82.8
Penalties4-662-10
Turnovers40
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
40
Possession24:0735:53
HOU Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
D. Carr16/281274.5044-340.4
Team16/28933.3044-34--
NE Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
T. Brady16/231094.7201-441.3
M. Cassel3/4205.0000-093.7
Team19/271254.6201-4--
Houston Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Dayne18945.2119
W. Lundy3113.706
J. Simmons100.000
Team221054.8119
New England Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Dillon20613.1015
H. Evans8243.0011
K. Faulk4225.5111
T. Brady221.003
V. Testaverde4-4-1.000
Team381052.8115
Houston Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
A. Johnson5285.609
D. Anderson12727.0027
E. Moulds4266.5012
W. Lundy2189.0012
O. Daniels199.009
R. Dayne177.007
M. Bruener166.006
K. Walter166.006
Team161277.9027
New England Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
K. Faulk24623.0143
R. Caldwell6254.208
D. Thomas3248.0011
C. Dillon5204.0012
J. Gaffney166.016
T. Brown144.004
H. Evans144.004
Team191296.8243
Houston Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Carr100
Team100
New England Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
Team000
Houston Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
New England Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
A. Samuel1330
J. Sanders1210
E. Hobbs190
R. Seymour100
Team4630
Houston Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Wynn815118.924
Team815118.924
New England Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
E. Hobbs19393.093
T. Banta-Cain199.09
Team210251.093
Houston Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Wynn2168.014
Team2168.014
New England Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
K. Faulk44411.013
Team44411.013
Houston Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
K. Brown0/00.0--1/11
Team0/00.0--1/11
New England Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
S. Gostkowski4/4100.0364/416
Team4/4100.0364/416
Houston Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Stanley729542.10156
Team729542.10156
New England Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
K. Walter416040.00346
Team416040.00346
Attendance: 68,756