The New England Patriots claimed the #2 seed and a first round bye in the playoffs thanks to a 34-20 win over the Buffalo Bills.LeGarrette Blount racked up 334 total yards and a touchdown to lead the Pats attack. Blount had 189 yards rushing on 24 carries and another 145 yards on two kickoff returns.

Shane Vereern had the other touchdown while Stephen Gostowski kicked four field goals.

New England finished the regular season with a 12-4 record and will play the highest remaining seed after the first week of playoff games.

 

Patriots Player Stats

Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Tom Brady 14/24 122 1 1

Rushing ATT YDS TD LG
LeGarrette Blount 24 189 2 36
Stevan Ridley 12 74 0 29
James Develin 1 4 0 4
Shane Vereen 2 3 0 7
Tom Brady 4 -3 0 0

Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Julian Edelman 9 65 0 14
Shane Vereen 3 42 1 22
Danny Amendola 1 9 0 9
Aaron Dobson 1 6 0 6