Win Probability 100%

HOU
NE
NE 100%

HOU

16

NE

34

END GAME Patriots 6th straight Conference Championship Game appearance, most all-time (Oakland, 5). Patriots 30th postseason win, ties 49ers for 4th-most all-time (GB, 33, Dallas, 34 & Pitt 35). NE-12 Brady’s 23rd career postseason win, extends his NFL record. Bill Belichick 24th career postseason win, most by head coach in NFL history (Tom Landry, 20). Robert Kraft's 26th career postseason win, 3rd-most all-time by an owner.

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • HOU 285
    • 377 NE
  • Turnovers

    • HOU 3
    • 3 NE
  • Possession

    HOU NE
    27:30 32:30
  • 1st Downs

    • HOU 14
    • 20 NE

Game Information

Gillette Stadium
Coverage: CBS
  • Foxboro, MA 02035
  • Line: NE -16.0
  • Over/Under: 45
Attendance: 66,829
97%
Capacity: 68,756
Referees: Keith Ferguson, Pete Morelli, Kent Payne, Tim Podraza, Dyrol Prioleau, Brad Freeman, Shawn Smith
1/15/2017 Associated Press

Lewis scores 3 TDs, Pats advance to AFC title game 34-16

The New England Patriots are headed back to a familiar spot: the AFC championship game.

Scoring Summary

CBS1234T
Texans3100316
Patriots14371034
first QuarterHOUNE
TD
9:27
Dion Lewis 13 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
2 plays, 65 yards, 0:43
07
FG
1:15
Nick Novak 33 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 62 yards, 8:12
37
TD
1:00
Dion Lewis 98 Yd Kickoff Return (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
0 plays, 0 yards, 0:15
314
second QuarterHOUNE
FG
11:36
Nick Novak 27 Yd Field Goal
6 plays, 18 yards, 2:48
614
TD
10:49
C.J. Fiedorowicz 10 Yd pass from Brock Osweiler (Nick Novak Kick)
2 plays, 12 yards, 0:40
1314
FG
0:07
Stephen Gostkowski 19 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 66 yards, 3:47
1317
third QuarterHOUNE
TD
9:09
James White 19 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
9 plays, 90 yards, 3:21
1324
fourth QuarterHOUNE
FG
14:51
Nick Novak 46 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 6 yards, 0:50
1624
TD
12:16
Dion Lewis 1 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
2 plays, 6 yards, 0:28
1631
FG
6:37
Stephen Gostkowski 43 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 43 yards, 3:45
1634

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