Patriots70016 -- 23Steelers10037 -- 20FIRST QUARTER

New England: Dillon 4 run (Vinatieri kick), 9:47.

Pittsburgh: Ward 85 pass from Roethlisberger (Reed kick), 9:32.

Pittsburgh: FG Reed 33, 4:42.

THIRD QUARTER

Pittsburgh: FG Reed 24, 6:08.

New England: FG Vinatieri 48, :14.

FOURTH QUARTER

New England: Dillon 7 run (Vinatieri kick), 10:37.

New England: FG Vinatieri 35, 3:19.

Pittsburgh: Ward 4 pass from Roethlisberger (Reed kick), 1:21.

New England: FG Vinatieri 43, :01.

Attendance: 64,868.

PatriotsSteelersFirst Downs 2414Total Net Yards 425269Rushes-Yards 30-7923-79Passing 346190Punt Returns 4-553-20Kickoff Returns 5-1284-79Interceptions Ret. 0-01-5Comp-Att-Int 31-41-112-28-0Sacked-Yards Lost 3-264-26Punts 4-45.06-44.2Fumbles-Lost 3-21-1Penalties-Yards 10-1185-35Time Of Possession 35:2324:37 RUSHING

New England: Dillon 22-61, Faulk 7-13, Pass 1-5.

Pittsburgh: Parker 17-55, Roethlisberger 3-17, Haynes 2-7, Wilson 1-0.

PASSING

New England: Brady 31-41-1-372.

Pittsburgh: Roethlisberger 12-28-0-216.

RECEIVING

New England: Givens 9-130, Faulk 7-71, Branch 6-78, Brown 4-43, Dillon 2-23, Pass 1-14, Watson 1-10, Johnson 1-3.

Pittsburgh: Ward 4-110, Randle El 2-56, Wilson 2-16, Haynes 1-18, Miller 1-13, Morgan 1-9, Parker 1-(minus 6).

MISSED FIELD GOALS

New England: Vinatieri 53 (WL).

Pittsburgh: Reed 52 (WL).