END GAME Patriots 35th postseason win, tied with Dallas for 2nd all-time (Pittsburgh, 36). Patriots 15th Conference Championship Game, ties SF for 2nd all-time (Steelers, 16). Patriots 8th consecutive Conference Championship Game, extends NFL record.
- Foxboro, MA 02035
- Line: NE -4.0
- Over/Under: 48
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Sony Michel 1 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
14 plays, 83 yards, 7:11
Keenan Allen 43 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Mike Badgley Kick)
6 plays, 67 yards, 2:53
Sony Michel 14 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
7 plays, 67 yards, 3:21
Phillip Dorsett 15 Yd pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
8 plays, 58 yards, 3:07
Rex Burkhead 6 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
6 plays, 87 yards, 3:08
Sony Michel 5 Yd Run (Stephen Gostkowski Kick)
4 plays, 35 yards, 1:40
Stephen Gostkowski 28 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 57 yards, 7:22
Melvin Gordon 1 Yd Run (Mike Badgley Kick)
10 plays, 72 yards, 5:15
Stephen Gostkowski 30 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 63 yards, 3:53
Virgil Green 1 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Philip Rivers Pass to Keenan Allen for Two-Point Conversion)
6 plays, 80 yards, 2:01
Antonio Gates 8 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
12 plays, 80 yards, 2:00
Newton on loss: 'All fingers can point back to me'
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton attributed Thursday night's loss to the Bucs to a lack of execution by the offense, saying, "All fingers can point back to me specifically."
Winston credits run game for Week 2 win
Jameis Winston praises Tampa Bay's rushing attack and believes the team's early success on the ground should lead to an improved passing game.
Arians: Bucs won 'in spite of me'
Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians is relieved following the team's win over the Panthers, saying his double-timeout blunder nearly cost the team the game.
Newton takes blame for loss to Bucs
Following Carolina's 20-14 loss to Tampa Bay, Cam Newton puts the blame on himself, saying he's frustrated he "didn't get the job done."
Rivera defends failed 4th-and-1 call
Panthers coach Ron Rivera says the team was confident in the late-game play calling and downplays any injury concerns regarding Cam Newton.
Behind stingy defense, Bucs snap seven-game road losing streak
The shift to Todd Bowles' aggressive defense is paying off for the Bucs, who shut down Cam Newton and Christian McCaffrey in Thursday's comeback win.