Exhibition Week 3, 1987

played in New York, NY

59 degrees, fair, 4 mph wind

New Jersey Jets01000-10
New York Giants14030-17

Scoring Summary
1Q: 12:40 NYK - Ken Margerum 4 pass from Ken O'Brien (Don McAulay extra point)
1Q: 03:57 NYK - Ken Margerum 2 fumble return (Don McAulay extra point)
2Q: 09:16 NJY - Mitchell Brookins 8 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
2Q: 01:41 NJY - Al Del Greco 33 field goal
3Q: 09:18 NYK - Don McAulay 21 field goal

Team StatisticsNJYNYK
Record0-21-1
First Downs1915
- by Rushing45
- by Passing148
- by Penalty12
Total Net Yards337277
- Offensive Plays7763
- Yards per Play4.384.40
Net Rushing Yards118148
- Rushing Attempts3028
- Yards per Rush3.935.29
Net Passing Yards219129
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt41 - 25 - 235 - 17 - 2
- Gross Passing Yards244129
- Sacks/Yards Lost6/250/0
- Yards per Pass Play4.663.69
Fumbles/Lost0/04/1
3rd Down Conversions6/184/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down11.18.8
4th Down Conversions0/10/1
Penalties/Yards15/1318/54
Punt Returns/Yards2/248/69
Kick Returns/Yards0/02/59
Interception Ret./Yards2/02/8
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits24
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/12/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 25OWN 41
Time of Possession35:0524:55

Drive Charts

New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:13OWN 2536Punt
112:334:01OWN 5824Punt
13:221:58OWN 25418Punt
214:024:57OWN 341066Touchdown
26:485:12OWN 141370Field Goal
312:431:04OWN 254-11Interception
39:111:10OWN 2536Punt
36:151:28OWN 333-5Punt
33:580:59OPP 394-12Punt
31:553:37OWN 3066Punt
412:101:33OWN 1445Interception
49:383:44OWN 9624Punt
43:331:02OWN 3148Downs
41:541:54OWN 20755Game
New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:471:14OWN 37363Touchdown
18:325:10OWN 271273Touchdown
11:242:22OWN 25728Interception
29:052:17OWN 3737Punt
21:361:36OWN 25735Half
315:002:17OWN 3730Punt
311:392:28OPP 23419Field Goal
38:011:46OWN 44723Downs
34:470:49OWN 324-9Interception
32:591:04OWN 3131Punt
413:181:08OWN 2438Punt
410:370:59OPP 1031Fumble
45:542:21OWN 2734Punt
42:310:37OPP 393-4Punt

Game MVP: Jeff Bryant, New York Giants

Rushing Statistics

New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Keith Byars16382.381210
QB Joe Dufek7395.57900
QB Steve Young6416.831420
WR Buster Rhymes100.00000
New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette231215.265220
QB Rob Patton3217.001010
RB Dana Wright263.00600

Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Joe Dufek22121023/12018228.9
Steve Young19131423/131230107.8
New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ken O'Brien31161290/0114246.3
Rob Patton4100/000039.6

Receiving Statistics

New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Buster Rhymes91811813.1131200
RB Keith Byars565410.8025230
WR Mitchell Brookins45338.258121
TE Fred Cornwell22115.50380
WR Doug Allen2363.00040
TE Ken Whisenhunt1266.00060
RB D.J. Dozier1188.00780
WR Willie Marshall1188.00080
TE Kevin Starks0100.00000
WR Bill Brooks0100.00000
New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Ken Margerum59459.009141
WR Mark Jackson49338.2511140
WR Stacy Robinson36206.671130
WR Michael Harper2431.50030
TE Phillip Sexton22189.000110
TE Johnathan Diblasio121010.004100
RB Marcus Dupree0100.00000
TE Dale Woodson0200.00000

Interception Statistics

New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Gardner Williams100.000
ILB Kevin Murphy100.000
New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Bobby Leopold188.000
OLB Bobby Bell100.000

Fumble Statistics

New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD
ILB Kevin Murphy0100
S Mark Robinson0020
T Ted Albrecht0010
TE Kevin Starks0010
New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
CB Leonard Smith2100
QB Rob Patton1000
RB Robert Lavette1000
WR Ken Margerum0101
TE Dale Woodson0100

Punting Statistics

New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez835744.636.0522
New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black627445.738.3514

Kicking Statistics

New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco1/10/00/0331/1
New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Don McAulay1/10/00/0212/2

Punt Return Statistics

New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Willie Marshall22412.00
New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Leonard Smith8698.60

Kick Return Statistics

New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Michael Harper25929.50

Defensive Statistics

New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Ronnie Lott910.02835
DE Karl Wilson500.02730
ILB Kevin Murphy440.02735
S Mark Robinson400.01930
OLB Mike Weingrad330.02735
S Mark Kelso310.02423
DT Jeff Shaw300.01623
OLB Rafe Wilkinson300.01013
DE Tony Elliott200.01828
CB Gardner Williams200.02835
S Tiger Greene200.01213
WR Buster Rhymes10---------
S Adam Hinds100.017
RB Keith Byars10---------
DE Wes Dove100.0119
DT Scott Cooper100.099
OLB Casey Tidwell020.01823
OLB Jim Ellis010.053
New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Bobby Leopold710.02031
DT Scott Garnett611.02941
CB Hanford Dixon610.03047
DE Jeff Bryant512.53047
CB Lloyd Burruss510.02847
DT Glen Collins401.52643
OLB June James420.01415
S Anthony Young420.01829
OLB Bobby Bell400.02136
DE Marty Lyons301.01325
S Rick Woods350.02845
ILB John Offerdahl350.02642
CB Leonard Smith300.01116
CB Raymond Polk300.01723
WR Ken Margerum10---------
WR Stacy Robinson10---------

Pass Rush Statistics

New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Jeff Shaw0.012023
OLB Mike Weingrad0.004435
CB Gardner Williams0.001035
ILB Kevin Murphy0.001035
DE Tony Elliott0.000128
New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jeff Bryant2.511247
DT Glen Collins1.500043
DT Scott Garnett1.003141
DE Marty Lyons1.001125

Pass Defense Statistics

New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Ronnie Lott50035
OLB Rafe Wilkinson30013
S Mark Robinson21030
CB Gardner Williams20135
ILB Kevin Murphy20135
S Tiger Greene10013
S Adam Hinds1007
DE Karl Wilson10030
DE Tony Elliott02028
OLB Casey Tidwell01023
New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Hanford Dixon43047
OLB Bobby Bell40136
S Rick Woods21045
ILB Bobby Leopold20131
CB Lloyd Burruss20047
CB Leonard Smith20016
DT Scott Garnett20041
S Anthony Young20029
ILB John Offerdahl11042
DE Marty Lyons10025
DE Jeff Bryant10047
OLB June James10015
CB Raymond Polk10023

Blocking Statistics

New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Steve Sylvester27030247
T Harvey Salem16030347
T Irv Eatman14017122
G Tom Thayer12030047
G Dan Alexander01029047
New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Luis Sharpe27028035
G Eric Sanders26028035
G Joe Levelis24028035
C James Campen11013018
TE Johnathan Diblasio11010015
T Harry Swayne03015017
T Brian Williams02013018
QB Rob Patton01015017

Special Teams Tackles

New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
John Williams322
Kevin Starks215
Ted Albrecht212
Ken Whisenhunt122
Rafe Wilkinson121
D.J. Dozier116
New YorkTacklesSTPlays
Leonard Smith119
Collin Bailen17

Participation

New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Harvey Salem3047------582
C Steve Sylvester3047---------77
G Tom Thayer3047---------77
WR Buster Rhymes3047---------77
G Dan Alexander2947---------76
WR Doug Allen2333------1470
RB Keith Byars3040---------70
CB Ronnie Lott------2835164
CB Gardner Williams------2835164
TE Ken Whisenhunt1527------2264
OLB Mike Weingrad------2735163
ILB Kevin Murphy------2735163
DE Karl Wilson------2730158
DE Tony Elliott------1828753
T Ted Albrecht1425------1251
CB Marshall Bradbury------2227251
S Mark Robinson------1930150
S Mark Kelso------2423148
DT Jeff Shaw------1623746
OLB Rafe Wilkinson------10132144
T Irv Eatman1722------342
OLB Casey Tidwell------1823142
TE Fred Cornwell1416------1040
QB Joe Dufek1425---------39
WR Mitchell Brookins1523---------38
S Tiger Greene------12131338
QB Steve Young1622---------38
FB John Williams39------2234
WR Willie Marshall813------1334
WR Bill Brooks1217---------29
RB D.J. Dozier07------1623
DE Wes Dove------119---20
TE Kevin Starks03------1518
DT Scott Cooper------99---18
ILB Shane Conlan------251017
CB Oliver Whalen------101213
CB Brian Davis------001010
C Karl Kramer00------99
G Mike Simmonds00------99
P Ruben Rodriguez00------99
S Adam Hinds------17---8
OLB Jim Ellis------53---8
K Al Del Greco00------44
DE Tyrone Brock------22---4
DT Dixon McPhee------10---1
ILB Danny Lockett------00---0
New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB John Offerdahl------26421280
CB Hanford Dixon------3047178
DE Jeff Bryant------3047178
OLB Bobby Bell------21362178
CB Lloyd Burruss------2847176
S Rick Woods------2845174
DT Scott Garnett------2941171
G Eric Sanders2835------770
T Luis Sharpe2835------770
G Joe Levelis2835------770
DT Glen Collins------2643---69
S Anthony Young------18291663
WR Ken Margerum2733---------60
RB Robert Lavette2631------259
CB Raymond Polk------17231555
ILB Bobby Leopold------2031152
TE Dale Woodson1515------2252
QB Ken O'Brien2031---------51
WR Stacy Robinson2126------451
WR Mark Jackson1823------647
CB Leonard Smith------11161946
DE Marty Lyons------1325139
OLB June James------14151039
T Brian Williams1318------738
WR Michael Harper1216------533
QB Rob Patton1517---------32
T Harry Swayne1517---------32
S Thomas Everett------1220---32
C James Campen1318---------31
RB Marcus Dupree44------2129
WR Danny Greene86------1428
TE Johnathan Diblasio1015---------25
RB Dana Wright24------713
TE Phillip Sexton56---------11
S Gary Kimble------20810
DT Brent Sowell------1089
DE Larry Roberts------0088
C Collin Bailen00------77
P Mike Black00------77
DT Tom Baldwin------34---7
K Don McAulay00------55
DT Chris Pike------0314
DT Mark Garalczyk------13---4
S Gary Hunt------00---0
DE Darius Cook------00---0
OLB Tim Jordan------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left451.3
Middle191065.6
Right771.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left67212.0
Middle17603.5
Right5163.2
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Joe Dufek22120013322
Steve Young19132102220
New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ken O'Brien31160113732
Rob Patton410101120

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen75659.3
Short (0-8 Yds)129594.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)17101076.3
Long (19+ Yds)41133.3
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen3162.0
Short (0-8 Yds)2313833.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)93404.4
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes1890118147
RB Keith Byars65054140
WR Mitchell Brookins54033023
WR Doug Allen3216033
TE Fred Cornwell22011016
TE Ken Whisenhunt2106027
TE Kevin Starks100003
WR Bill Brooks1000017
RB D.J. Dozier110807
WR Willie Marshall1108013
New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ken Margerum95045033
WR Mark Jackson94033023
WR Stacy Robinson63020026
WR Michael Harper4203016
TE Dale Woodson2010015
TE Phillip Sexton2201806
TE Johnathan Diblasio21010015
RB Marcus Dupree100004

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Robert Lavette5142.805.26
QB Rob Patton11010.007.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Young2184.007.47
New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ken O'Brien32113.674.16
Rob Patton1000.000.00

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mitchell Brookins1188.006.60
WR Buster Rhymes1000.006.56
New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Ken Margerum1144.005.00
WR Mark Jackson1000.003.67
TE Dale Woodson1000.000.00
TE Phillip Sexton1177.009.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New JerseyRushesConversions
QB Joe Dufek10
WR Buster Rhymes10
RB Keith Byars10
QB Steve Young11
New YorkRushesConversions
QB Rob Patton20
RB Robert Lavette21

Third Down Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompConversions
Joe Dufek742
Steve Young643
New YorkAttCompConversions
Ken O'Brien1043
Rob Patton100

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargCatchConversions
WR Buster Rhymes732
WR Doug Allen221
TE Fred Cornwell111
WR Mitchell Brookins111
WR Bill Brooks100
RB D.J. Dozier110
New YorkTargCatchConversions
WR Ken Margerum311
WR Mark Jackson310
WR Stacy Robinson211
TE Dale Woodson200
TE Johnathan Diblasio111

SectionAttendance
Stadium70,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)