The New England Patriots crushed the Houston Texans, 40 to 7, on December 17, 2006.

Final

HOU

Texans

4-10-0

7

NE

Patriots

10-4-0

40

Team

HOU

NE

1

0

17

2

0

10

3

7

7

4

0

6

Total

7

40

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

HOU

NE

Patriots

Kevin Faulk 11-yard run (Stephen Gostkowski kick)

0

7

Patriots

Stephen Gostkowski 36-yard field goal

0

10

Patriots

Kevin Faulk 43-yard pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick)

0

17

2nd quarter

HOU

NE

Patriots

Stephen Gostkowski 32-yard field goal

0

20

Patriots

Jabar Gaffney 6-yard pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick)

0

27

3rd quarter

HOU

NE

Texans

Ron Dayne 1-yard run (Kris Brown kick)

7

27

Patriots

Ellis Hobbs 93-yard kickoff return (Stephen Gostkowski kick)

7

34

4th quarter

HOU

NE

Patriots

Stephen Gostkowski 31-yard field goal

7

37

Patriots

Stephen Gostkowski 21-yard field goal

7

40