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Box Score: Tennessee Oilers at New England Patriots

Posted: Sun September 20, 1998 at 6:34 p.m. EDT

NFL     FINAL             1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH     TOTAL

TENNESSEE 3 3 7 3 16 NEW ENGLAND 3 3 7 14 27 FINAL
SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER: TEN - FG, AL DEL GRECO 34 YD, 8:46. Drive: 9 plays, 51 yards in 5:08. Key plays: McNair 27-yard pass to George on 3rd-and-5 to New England 35. McNair 9-yard pass to Thigpen to New England 26. TENNESSEE 3-0 NWE - FG, ADAM VINATIERI 43 YD, 13:47. Drive: 9 plays, 39 yards in 5:01. Key plays: Bledsoe 16-yard pass to Glenn to Tennessee 46; Bledsoe 12-yard pass on 3rd-and-5 to Jefferson to Tennessee 29. TENNESSEE 3, NEW ENGLAND 3 2ND QUARTER: TEN - FG, AL DEL GRECO 26 YD, 13:03. Drive: 10 plays, 45 yards in 6:06. Key plays: McNair 8-yard pass to Thigpen to New England 45; McNair 4-yard pass on 3rd-and-4 to Thigpen to New England 29. TENNESSEE 6-3 NWE - FG, ADAM VINATIERI 41 YD, 15:00. Drive: 11 plays, 65 yards in 1:53. Key plays: Bledsoe 20-yard pass to Jefferson to Tennessee 40; Bledsoe 21-yard pass to Brisby to Tennessee 24. TENNESSEE 6, NEW ENGLAND 6 3RD QUARTER: TEN - TD, EDDIE GEORGE 22 YD PASS FROM STEVE MCNAIR (AL DEL GRECO KICK), 4:04. Drive: 6 plays, 62 yards in 2:44. Key plays: E George 24-yard run to New England 38. TENNESSEE 13-6 NWE - TD, ROBERT EDWARDS 7 YD RUN (ADAM VINATIERI KICK), 9:19. Drive: 10 plays, 77 yards in 5:15. Key plays: Bledsoe 8-yard pass on 3rd-and-4 to Cullors to New England 37. Bledsoe 27-yard pass to Glenn to Tennessee 36. Bledsoe 6-yard pass on 3rd-and-5 to Coates to Tennessee 9. TENNESSEE 13, NEW ENGLAND 13 4TH QUARTER: TEN - FG, AL DEL GRECO 45 YD, 4:06. Drive: 8 plays, 28 yards in 4:32. Key plays: George 13-yard run to New England 42; McNair 9-yard pass on 3rd-and-7 to Thomas to New England 30. TENNESSEE 16-13 NWE - TD, TERRY GLENN 51 YD PASS FROM DREW BLEDSOE (ADAM VINATIERI KICK), 10:35. Drive: 2 plays, 55 yards in 0:42. NEW ENGLAND 20-16 NWE - TD, LAWYER MILLOY 30 YD INTERCEPTION RETURN (ADAM VINATIERI KICK), 10:54. NEW ENGLAND 27-16 TEAM STATISTICS TEN NWE
FIRST DOWNS 18 13 Rushing 6 3 Passing 11 10 Penalty 1 0 3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY 8-16 6-12 4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY 1-1 0-0 TOTAL NET YARDS 306 322 Total plays 66 52 Average gain 4.6 6.2 NET YARDS RUSHING 110 94 Rushes 27 18 Average per rush 4.1 5.2 NET YARDS PASSING 196 228 Completed-attempted 28-38 18-30 Yards per pass 5.0 6.7 Sacked-yards lost 1-6 4-22 Had intercepted 2 0 PUNTS-AVERAGE 4-44.0 5-47.4 RETURN YARDAGE 103 146 Punts-returns 4-44 1-1 Kickoffs-returns 3-59 4-97 Interceptions-returns 0-0 2-48 PENALTIES-YARDS 6-35 5-39 FUMBLES-LOST 0-0 0-0 TIME OF POSSESSION 36:30 23:30 PLAYER STATISTICS Missed field goals: None. Tennessee rushing: Eddie George 23-100, Steve Mcnair 3-6, Rodney Thomas 1-4. New England rushing: Robert Edwards 12-92, Drew Bledsoe 3-1, Sedrick Shaw 3-1. Tennessee passing: Steve Mcnair 28-38 for 202 yards, 2 INT, 1 TD. New England passing: Drew Bledsoe 18-30 for 250 yards, 0 INT, 1 TD. Tennessee receiving: Frank Wycheck 8-40, Jackie Harris 6-35, Eddie George 4-60, Willie Davis 3-25, Yancey Thigpen 3-21, Rodney Thomas 2-9, Derrick Mason 1-8, Michael Roan 1-4. New England receiving: Terry Glenn 4-102, Derick Cullors 4-31, Troy Brown 3-29, Vincent Brisby 2-37, Shawn Jefferson 2-32, Ben Coates 2-15, Tony Carter 1-4. Tennessee tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Blaine Bishop 4-3-1, Eddie Robinson 4-2-0, Marcus Robertson 4-1-0, Josh Evans 3-2-0, Kenny Holmes 2-2-0.5, Darryll Lewis 2-2-0, Denard Walker 2-2-0, Anthony Cook 3-0-0, Samari Rolle 3-0-0, Steve Jackson 2-1-0.5, Pratt Lyons 2-1-0.5, Joe Bowden 1-1-0, Gary Walker 1-1-0.5, Lonnie Marts 1-2-1. New England tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Ted Johnson 9-1-0, Lawyer Milloy 7-2-0, Willie Clay 4-4-0, Ty Law 4-2-0, Henry Thomas 3-3-1, Willie Mcginest 3-3-0, Chris Slade 2-4-0, Larry Whigham 5-0-0, Chris Canty 4-0-0, Todd Collins 4-0-0, Tedy Bruschi 3-1-0, Chad Eaton 1-2-0, Mark Wheeler 2-0-0, Steve Lofton 2-0-0, Greg Spires 1-0-0, Brandon Mitchell 0-1-0, Chris Sullivan 0-1-0. Interceptions: New England (Lawyer Milloy 1 for 30 yards, Ty Law 1 for 18 yards). Fumbles lost: None. Opponent's fumbles recovered: None. Officials: Referee-Bernie Kukar, Umpire-Brian Baillet, Head linesman-Gary Slaughter, Line judge-Darryll Lewis, Back judge-Bill Leavy, Side judge-Howard Slavin, Field judge-Tom Sifferman. A: 59,973; T: 2:50.


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