Patriots Outscore Texans, 34-31

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Tom Brady had a big day through the air, leading the way to a close victory for the Patriots against the Texans, 34-31, in Houston.

Brady had a respectable 29 of 41 performance with 371 yards passing, two touchdowns and one pick. On the Texans side, Case Keenum went 15 for 30 with 272 yards passing, one touchdown (0 pass, 1 rush) and one pick.

Shane Vereen ran for 38 yards on 10 carries while adding five receptions for 37 yards and a score. Rob Gronkowski was a highlight, pulling in six balls for 127 yards with a touchdown.

The New England defense gave up 121 yards rushing and 272 passing. They managed to get to Keenum for one sack.

Texans running back Ben Tate provided some spark with 102 yards rushing and three touchdowns. Wide receiver Andre Johnson also gave a strong effort with 121 receiving yards.

The Patriots host the Browns (4-7) next week while the Texans head to Jacksonville to face the Jaguars (2-9).


Patriots Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A

95

T. Brady

29

41

371

2

1


Texans Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

B-

80

C. Keenum

15

30

272

0

1


Patriots Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C+

77

L. Blount

RB

12

44

3.7

1

B

86

S. Vereen

RB

10

38

3.8

0

-

-

J. Develin

RB

2

4

2.0

1


Texans Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

B. Tate

RB

22

102

4.6

3

-

-

D. Johnson

RB

3

13

4.3

0

B-

80

C. Keenum

QB

3

6

2.0

1


Patriots Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

R. Gronkowski

TE

6

127

21.2

1

A

92

J. Edelman

WR

9

101

11.2

0

C+

79

D. Amendola

WR

5

54

10.8

0


Texans Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

96

A. Johnson

WR

8

121

15.1

0

B

83

D. Hopkins

WR

2

77

38.5

0

C+

78

G. Graham

TE

3

36

12.0

0


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