Pariots 42, Texans 14

Houston 0 0 7 7 – 14

New England 14 7 7 14 – 42

First quarter

NE–Hernandez 7 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 9:27.

NE–Lloyd 37 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 2:49.

Second quarter

NE–Hernandez 4 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 11:01.

Third quarter

NE–Stallworth 63 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 9:49.

Hou–Foster 1 run (S.Graham kick), 6:12.

Fourth quarter

NE–Lloyd fumble recovery in end zone (Gostkowski kick), 14:15.

NE–Ridley 14 run (Gostkowski kick), 7:23.

Hou–Yates 1 run (S.Graham kick), 2:00.

A: 68,756.

Hou   NE

First downs 19   27

Total Net Yards 323   419

Rushes-yards 27-100   33-130

Passing 223   289

Punt Returns 2-1   4-50

Kickoff Returns 2-39   1-7

Interceptions Ret. 1-1   1-19

Comp-Att-Int 21-36-1   21-36-1

Sacked-Yards Lost 2-24   1-7

Punts 7-49.3   5-48.0

Fumbles-Lost 1-0   2-0

Penalties-Yards 7-70   6-56

Time of Possession 29:11   30:49

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

Rushing: Houston, Foster 15-46, Tate 8-46, Forsett 3-7, Yates 1-1. New England, Ridley 18-72, Vereen 8-40, Bolden 2-11, Brady 1-6, Woodhead 1-4, Mallett 3-(minus 3).

Passing: Houston, Schaub 19-32-1-232, Yates 2-4-0-15. New England, Brady 21-35-0-296, Mallett 0-1-1-0.

Receiving: Houston, Johnson 8-95, Foster 4-39, Jean 2-31, Daniels 2-24, Casey 1-30, Posey 1-19, Forsett 1-14, Tate 1-(minus 1), Martin 1-(minus 4). New England, Hernandez 8-58, Lloyd 7-89, Welker 3-52, Woodhead 2-34, Stallworth 1-63.

Missed Field Goals: None.