1:00 PM ET, November 8, 2009
Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA
Pats overcome the wildcat as Brady hooks up with Moss to doom the Dolphins
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The Patriots defense caged up the Dolphins Wildcat offense and came away with a win, writes Mike Reiss. Story
The Patriots have created some separation in the AFC East race, writes Tim Graham. Blog
Randy Moss briefly broke down how he broke down the Dolphins' defense, writes Chris Forsberg. Story
Randy Moss and Tom Brady struggled to get on the same page in the first half, but were very much in sync coming out of the locker room after the break.
|1st Half||2nd Half|
• Randy Moss had 147 receiving yards, his most in a game since 2007.
• Moss passed Henry Ellard and Cris Carter to move into seventh on the all-time list with 13,913 career yards.
• New England is now 5-0 at home this season.
• Tom Brady threw for 332 yards. It was his third consecutive 300-yard game.
• Miami lost for the first time in four AFC East games this year.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
The Patriots' streak of coming up with a turnover in 15 consecutive games ended. ... Miami lost for the first time in its last six games against AFC East opponents. ... The Dolphins rushed for 133 yards after gaining just 104 yards of total offense in their previous game. ... Maroney rushed a season-high 20 times for 82 yards.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.8||6.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-2||2-5|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||9:40||Dan Carpenter 52 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 44 yds, 3:54
|TD||6:58||Laurence Maroney 1 Yard Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 63 yds, 2:36
|FG||9:09||Stephen Gostkowski 30 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 11 plays, 49 yds, 5:05
|TD||6:17||Ricky Williams 15 Yard Run (Dan Carpenter Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 80 yds, 2:54
|FG||2:48||Stephen Gostkowski 38 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 42 yds, 3:26
|FG||0:01||Stephen Gostkowski 34 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 70 yds, 1:43
|TD||4:55||Joey Haynos 1 Yard Pass From Ronnie Brown (Dan Carpenter Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 16 plays, 66 yds, 10:09
|TD||3:27||Randy Moss 71 Yard Pass From Tom Brady (Tom Brady Pass to Randy Moss For Two-Point Conversion is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 80 yds, 1:36
|FG||1:14||Stephen Gostkowski 40 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 4 plays, 5 yds, 1:41