patriots analysis Patriots’ offense inefficient in defeating Bills ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Barry Chin/Globe Staff Bill Belichick talked to his players on the sidelines late in the fourth quarter. Barry chin/globe staff Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 35-yard field goal with seconds remaining to give the Patriots the win. barry chin/globe staff Shane Vereen gained 15 yards on this run to the Bils’ 14 yard line on the Patriots’ final drive. Vereen had 101 yards on 14 carries. barry chin/globe staff Tom Brady held on to the ball for a short gain in the first half. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Tom Brady handed off to running back Shane Vereen in the third quarter. barry chin/globe staff Kiko Alonso of the Bills recovered a fumble by Tom Brady on the Bills’ 2 yard line late in the third quarter. barry chin/globe staff Running back Stevan Ridley was benched after a first-half fumble that the Bills returned for a touchdown. barry chin/globe staff Julian Edelman celebrated his touchdown in the first quarter with Tom Brady. bill wippert/associated press Tom Brady was 29-for-52 for 288 yards, two touchdowns, one interception, and one fumble in the win. bill wippert/associated press Bills receiver Steve Johnson caught a touchdown pass in front of Devin McCourty and Kyle Arrington in the second half. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Patriots head coach Bill Belichick watched a video replay on the scoreboard. Gary Wieper/associated press Bills receiver Robert Woods (10), celebrated with teammates after a first-half touchdown. rick stewart/getty images Da’Norris Searcy returned a fumbled 74 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter. bill wippert/associated press Julian Edelman scored for the Patriots on a pass from Tom Brady in the first quarter. Gary Wiepert/asscociated PRess Tom Brady looked downfield in the first quarter. gary wiepert/associated press Stevan Ridley broke a tackle by Da’Norris Searcy. rick stewart/getty images Tom Brady handed the ball off while under pressure from Kyle Williams. gary wiepert/associated press Kyle Arrington knocked the ball away from C.J. Spiller of the Bills, leading to a Patriots touchdown. Gary Wiepert/associated press Tom Brady threw a pass early in the game. barry chin/globe staff Robert Kraft signed an autograph.