Brady accomplished 35 of fifty three passes for 337 yards and three touchdowns, his NFL-document tenth profession playoff recreation with three or extra TDs. Danny Amendola caught eleven passes for 112 yards for the Patriots.
Prime-seeded New England will play in its seventh straight AFC title recreation subsequent Sunday, Jan. 21, internet hosting both the Pittsburgh Steelers or the Jacksonville Jaguars.
“It was an awesome group win general,” Patriots tight finish Rob Gronkowski stated in a postgame interview on CBS. “On offense, everybody contributed. It was nice. The vast receivers, operating backs, tight ends. All of us got here in collectively and we labored collectively to get this win.”
Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota completed 22 of 37 for 254 yards and two touchdowns and in addition led the Titans in dashing with 37 yards. Corey Davis made 5 grabs for sixty two yards and two scores.
After beating the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs 22-21 within the wild-card spherical final week, Tennessee fell in need of its first AFC title-recreation berth since 2002.
The Titans final beat the Patriots in 2002 and haven’t gained in Foxborough since 1993, when the franchise performed in Houston.
The Patriots had a playoff-franchise-report eight sacks within the recreation.
New England padded its 21-7 halftime lead and successfully sealed the outcome with Brandon Bolden’s 2-yard landing rush with four:02 remaining within the third quarter.
Brady’s four-yard TD move to Gronkowski (six catches, eighty one yards) made it 35-7 with 10:22 left within the fourth.
Mariota related with Davis for an eleven-yard TD in rubbish time with 1:fifty five to play.
Tennessee led 7-zero after Davis’ one-handed landing seize on a 15-yard move from Mariota capped a ninety five-yard drive with 1:14 left within the first quarter. It was Davis’ first profession NFL landing catch.
After a 50-yard TD cross from Brady to Dion Lewis was negated when Lewis was dominated down on the Tennessee 19, the Patriots tied the sport on Brady’s 5-yard shovel move to James White at thirteen:18 of the second.
White’s 6-yard TD run with 9:20 to go within the half gave the Pats their first lead at 14-7. Brady tossed his second TD to Chris Hogan from four yards out with 1:fifty two to play earlier than the break.