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Game Story

The New England Patriots took full advantage of Adrian Peterson's absence, though he might not have made much of a difference. Six sacks, four interceptions from Matt Cassel and a blocked field goal for a touchdown doomed the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, as the Patriots breezed to a 30-7 win, coach...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
10:54
TD
Matt CasselDFP
passed to
Matt AsiataDFP
to the right for 25 yard gain (
Blair WalshDFP
made PAT)
NE 0 - MIN 7
6:14
TD
Stevan RidleyDFP
rushed to the left for 1 yard gain (
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
made PAT)
NE 7 - MIN 7
0:32
FG
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
kicked a 48-yard field goal
NE 10 - MIN 7
2nd Quarter
9:30
TD
Tom BradyDFP
passed to
Julian EdelmanDFP
to the left for 9 yard gain (
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
made PAT)
NE 17 - MIN 7
0:09
TD
New England blocked 48-yard field goal attempt by
Blair WalshDFP
.
Chandler JonesDFP
returned for 58 yards (
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
made PAT)
NE 24 - MIN 7
3rd Quarter
8:32
FG
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
kicked a 47-yard field goal
NE 27 - MIN 7
4th Quarter
14:57
FG
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
kicked a 27-yard field goal
NE 30 - MIN 7

Game Leaders

Passing

New England

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Tom BradyDFP
14 21 149 66.7 7.1 1 7 1 0 103.1 0

Minnesota

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Matt CasselDFP
19 36 202 52.8 5.6 6 39 1 4 39.1 0

Rushing

New England

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Stevan RidleyDFP
25 101 4.0 16 1 0
Shane VereenDFP
6 40 6.7 12 0 0
Julian EdelmanDFP
1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Tom BradyDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Brandon BoldenDFP
4 0 0.0 2 0 0

Minnesota

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Matt AsiataDFP
13 36 2.8 7 0 0
Matt CasselDFP
3 16 5.3 13 0 0
Jerick McKinnonDFP
2 7 3.5 4 0 0
Jarius WrightDFP
1 -5 -5.0 -5 0 0

Receiving

New England

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Julian EdelmanDFP
6 7 81 13.5 44 1 0
Rob GronkowskiDFP
4 6 32 8.0 11 0 0
James DevelinDFP
2 2 17 8.5 13 0 0
Aaron DobsonDFP
1 2 13 13.0 13 0 0
Michael HoomanawanuiDFP
1 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
Danny AmendolaDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Shane VereenDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0
Tim WrightDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Minnesota

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
4 7 56 14.0 26 0 0
Kyle RudolphDFP
5 8 53 10.6 17 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
5 7 48 9.6 25 1 0
Rhett EllisonDFP
1 1 24 24.0 24 0 0
Jarius WrightDFP
1 3 12 12.0 12 0 0
Jerick McKinnonDFP
2 3 5 2.5 3 0 0
Greg JenningsDFP
1 5 4 4.0 4 0 0
Adam ThielenDFP
0 2 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

New England

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Stephen GostkowskiDFP
3 3 3 3 48 100.0 12

Minnesota

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Blair WalshDFP
1 1 0 1 0 0.0 1

Punting

New England

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Ryan AllenDFP
5 42.2 4 0

Minnesota

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Jeff LockeDFP
5 45.6 0 0

Returns

New England

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Dan ConnollyDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Julian EdelmanDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 4 66 16.5 34 0

Minnesota

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Cordarrelle PattersonDFP
1 23 23.0 23 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Rhett EllisonDFP
1 14 14.0 14 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Adam ThielenDFP
1 12 12.0 12 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Marcus SherelsDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 1 11 11.0 11 0
Matt AsiataDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

New England

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Vince WilforkDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dan ConnollyDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Rob NinkovichDFP
3 0 1.0 10 0 0 0 0
Darrelle RevisDFP
3 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Jerod MayoDFP
5 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kyle ArringtonDFP
3 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Patrick ChungDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Devin McCourtyDFP
0 0 0.0 0 1 1 60 0
Brandon LaFellDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sealver SiligaDFP
0 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chandler JonesDFP
6 2 2.0 7 0 0 0 0
Dont'a HightowerDFP
7 1 2.0 22 1 0 0 0
Nate EbnerDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Logan RyanDFP
3 0 0.0 0 2 1 0 0
Duron HarmonDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris JonesDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Don JonesDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Dominique EasleyDFP
1 0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Deontae SkinnerDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Malcolm ButlerDFP
1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0

Minnesota

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Cullen LoefflerDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chad GreenwayDFP
5 3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Greg JenningsDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian RobisonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jasper BrinkleyDFP
8 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Captain MunnerlynDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Linval JosephDFP
0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Everson GriffenDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey WoottonDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew SendejoDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tom JohnsonDFP
1 0 1.0 7 0 0 0 0
Matt AsiataDFP
0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt KalilDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Harrison SmithDFP
8 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jarius WrightDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert BlantonDFP
2 4 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sharrif FloydDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Xavier RhodesDFP
4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Gerald HodgesDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Anthony BarrDFP
5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shamar StephenDFP
2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0