away Miami
Dolphins
(8-8)
4:25 PM EST
December 30, 2012
0-28
home New England
Patriots
(12-4)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Dolphins 0 0 0 0 0
Patriots 7 14 0 7 28
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
TD 6:40 Wes Welker 9 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
2nd Quarter
TD 10:26 Stevan Ridley 1 Yd run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
TD 1:00 Stevan Ridley 2 Yd run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
4th Quarter
TD 9:20 Rob Gronkowski 23 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick)
Passing Statistics
New England
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Tom Brady 22 36 284 61.1 7.9 1 8 2 0 104.4
Miami
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Ryan Tannehill 20 35 235 57.1 6.7 7 26 0 1 65.8
Rushing Statistics
New England
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Stevan Ridley 20 74 3.7 13 2 0
Shane Vereen 8 38 4.8 9 0 0
Brandon Bolden 6 26 4.3 24 0 0
Danny Woodhead 3 18 6.0 11 0 0
Wes Welker 1 11 11.0 11 0 0
Miami
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Reggie Bush 8 26 3.2 18 0 0
Lamar Miller 5 13 2.6 4 0 0
Ryan Tannehill 2 8 4.0 8 0 1
Receiving Statistics
New England
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Wes Welker 8 94 11.8 23 1 0
Danny Woodhead 5 79 15.8 25 0 0
Aaron Hernandez 5 44 8.8 14 0 0
Rob Gronkowski 2 42 21.0 23 1 0
Deion Branch 1 16 16.0 16 0 0
Brandon Lloyd 1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Miami
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Brian Hartline 5 69 13.8 22 0 0
Armon Binns 3 40 13.3 21 0 0
Rishard Matthews 3 36 12.0 20 0 0
Anthony Fasano 3 31 10.3 13 0 0
Reggie Bush 2 23 11.5 19 0 0
Lamar Miller 2 22 11.0 12 0 0
Jorvorskie Lane 2 14 7.0 8 0 0
Kicking Statistics
Miami
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Nate Kaeding 0 0 0 1 0 0
Kick Returns
Miami
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Marcus Thigpen 3 42 14.0 22 0
Punting Statistics
Miami
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Brandon Fields 5 247 49.4 57 0 3 0
New England
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Zoltan Mesko 5 178 35.6 56 0 4 0
Punt Returns
New England
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Wes Welker 4 30 7.5 13 0
Miami
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Marcus Thigpen 1 14 14.0 14 0
Defense Statistics
Miami
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Karlos Dansby 6 7 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Burnett 5 5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Wilson 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Reshad Jones 4 5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Bryan McCann 4 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Jonathan Freeny 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chris Clemons 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Paul Soliai 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Sean Smith 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dimitri Patterson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Koa Misi 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Olivier Vernon 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cameron Wake 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Randy Starks 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jason Trusnik 1 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jared Odrick 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Tony McDaniel 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Rishard Matthews 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jonathon Amaya 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
New England
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Patrick Chung 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 1
Kyle Arrington 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 1
Devin McCourty 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chandler Jones 3 4 0.0 0 0 0 2
Jerod Mayo 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 1
Justin Francis 3 0 3.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Deaderick 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Vince Wilfork 2 3 1.0 0 0 0 0
Derrick Martin 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Steve Gregory 1 0 0.0 1 0 0 1
Jermaine Cunningham 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tavon Wilson 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Trevor Scott 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Dont'a Hightower 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Rob Ninkovich 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Malcolm Williams 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kyle Love 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Bolden 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
New England Miami
First Downs 28 16
Passing 15 11
Rushing 12 4
Penalty 1 1
Third Down Efficiency 8-16 5-13
Fourth Down Efficiency 2-3 0-1
Total Net Yards 443 256
Total Plays 75 57
Average Gain Per Play 5.9 4.5
Net Yards Rushing 4.4 3.1
Rushes 38 15
Average Per Rush 4.4 3.1
Net Yards Passing 276 209
Completions-Attempts 36 35
Yards Per Pass Play 7.5 5.0
Times Sacked 1 7
Yards Lost to Sacks 8 26
Had Intercepted 0 1
Punts 5 5
Average Punt 35.6 49.4
Penalties 6 3
Penalty Yards 48 23
Fumbles 1 1
Fumbles Lost 0 1