Exhibition Week 3, 1987

played in Chicago, IL

51 degrees, fair, 12 mph wind

Houston Oilers713013-33
Chicago Bears3330-9

Scoring Summary
1Q: 06:16 HOU - Johnny Hector 21 run (Morten Andersen extra point)
1Q: 04:16 CHI - Roger Ruzek 46 field goal
2Q: 10:15 CHI - Roger Ruzek 24 field goal
2Q: 06:32 HOU - Mike Mularkey 12 pass from Gavin Finch (Morten Andersen extra point)
2Q: 01:27 HOU - Morten Andersen 43 field goal
2Q: 00:03 HOU - Morten Andersen 54 field goal
3Q: 08:28 CHI - Roger Ruzek 24 field goal
4Q: 12:54 HOU - Greg Bell 3 pass from Gavin Finch (Morten Andersen extra point)
4Q: 06:39 HOU - Morten Andersen 47 field goal
4Q: 03:06 HOU - Morten Andersen 46 field goal

Team StatisticsHOUCHI
Record2-01-1
First Downs2317
- by Rushing85
- by Passing1411
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards363344
- Offensive Plays6463
- Yards per Play5.675.46
Net Rushing Yards137125
- Rushing Attempts2824
- Yards per Rush4.895.21
Net Passing Yards226219
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt36 - 23 - 036 - 18 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards226242
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/03/23
- Yards per Pass Play6.285.62
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions3/113/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.56.8
4th Down Conversions1/11/2
Penalties/Yards4/207/47
Punt Returns/Yards2/261/9
Kick Returns/Yards3/674/72
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits22
- Red Zone TDs/FGs2/00/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 33OWN 18
Time of Possession30:1629:44

Drive Charts

Houston Oilers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:041:52OWN 14516Punt
17:171:16OWN 45355Touchdown
14:094:03OWN 251032Punt
210:083:43OWN 28772Touchdown
23:222:00OWN 20754Field Goal
20:270:27OPP 47110Field Goal
315:001:58OWN 2534Punt
38:231:54OWN 3437Punt
33:015:13OWN 301270Touchdown
411:555:22OWN 231047Field Goal
45:192:19OPP 253-4Field Goal
Chicago Bears
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:56OWN 22830Punt
18:120:55OWN 733Punt
16:011:52OWN 25446Field Goal
10:064:58OWN 20973Field Goal
26:253:03OWN 32624Punt
21:220:55OWN 192-2Punt
313:024:39OWN 26767Field Goal
36:293:28OWN 3827Punt
412:480:53OWN 1630Punt
46:331:14OWN 2540Downs
43:003:00OWN 12961Game

Game MVP: Ezra Johnson, Houston Oilers

Rushing Statistics

HoustonAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Greg Bell21974.622020
RB Johnny Hector4338.252111
WR Lindsay Scott372.33700
ChicagoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Keith Griffin15553.671310
QB Tom Flick4266.50800
QB Neil Lomax2168.00900
RB Kenneth Davis2136.501210
WR Jeff Chadwick11515.001510

Passing Statistics

HoustonAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Gavin Finch22151370/02170115.1
Frank Reich148890/0039076.2
ChicagoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Tom Flick20101192/13031068.5
Neil Lomax1681231/10044075.8

Receiving Statistics

HoustonCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Lindsay Scott688113.5031390
TE Mike Mularkey56397.8010121
WR Clarence Weathers44369.003130
WR John Smith232010.0010140
TE Mark Keel23199.500130
WR Odessa Turner26115.501100
RB Greg Bell1133.00031
WR Mark Smith151717.002170
ChicagoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Kevin House81310312.8843310
WR Jeff Chadwick364314.3329300
WR Louis Lipps262412.0012170
RB Kenneth Davis25105.00060
TE Gary Anderson1455.00050
TE Trey Junkin111313.000130
TE Mario Perry114444.0046440

Interception Statistics

HoustonIntsYardsAvgTD
ChicagoIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

HoustonFumbRecovForceTD
ChicagoFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

HoustonPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Kidd421654.046.8633
ChicagoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Lee Johnson628046.739.0612

Kicking Statistics

HoustonFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Morten Andersen4/44/41/1543/3
ChicagoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Roger Ruzek3/31/10/0460/0

Punt Return Statistics

HoustonRetYardsAvgTD
Barry Wilburn22613.00
ChicagoRetYardsAvgTD
Keith Griffin199.00

Kick Return Statistics

HoustonRetYardsAvgTD
Bobby Watkins36722.30
ChicagoRetYardsAvgTD
Louis Lipps47218.00

Defensive Statistics

HoustonTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Carlton Williamson620.02239
CB Bobby Watkins610.02439
DE Ezra Johnson423.02438
ILB Dave Levenick420.02439
DT Mike Pitts420.02439
CB Ivory Sully410.02035
CB Mark Haynes400.01927
S Vance Bedford400.01431
CB Barry Wilburn310.0113
DT Greg Meisner210.0127
OLB Timothy Dyer200.054
DE Curtis Greer110.02433
ILB Kurt Gouveia110.0912
OLB Mark Merrill030.0138
DT Mike Golic010.01232
ChicagoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Deron Cherry720.02426
CB Mark Murphy530.02428
ILB Whitney Paul510.02832
DT Toby Williams510.02429
OLB Jesse Penn400.02330
DE Mike Clark310.02829
CB Dean Landon300.01917
DE Larry White220.02026
CB Mike Mince210.02017
ILB Eric Fairs210.057
OLB Ray Phillips210.02323
CB Gill Byrd200.0816
S Tim McDonald200.0923
CB Darrell Green120.02030
S Vencie Glenn110.0410
DT Jumpy Geathers100.047
DE Bruce Smith100.01624
OLB Michael Reid010.0917

Pass Rush Statistics

HoustonSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Ezra Johnson3.012038
DE Curtis Greer0.001033
ChicagoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Bruce Smith0.011024
DE Larry White0.010026

Pass Defense Statistics

HoustonCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Carlton Williamson41039
CB Ivory Sully32035
CB Mark Haynes22027
CB Bobby Watkins21039
S Vance Bedford20031
CB Barry Wilburn20013
ILB Dave Levenick12039
OLB Timothy Dyer1004
ILB Kurt Gouveia10012
OLB Mark Merrill0108
OLB Tim Joiner01018
ChicagoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Dean Landon51017
ILB Whitney Paul31032
CB Mark Murphy31028
S Deron Cherry31026
CB Gill Byrd20016
OLB Jesse Penn11030
S Tim McDonald11023
CB Mike Mince10017
DT Toby Williams10029
DT Jumpy Geathers1007
ILB Eric Fairs1007
S Vencie Glenn10010

Blocking Statistics

HoustonKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Will Wolford59028036
T Dwight Wheeler45028036
C Jameson Aguillard25028036
G Tom Newberry24028036
G Winford Hood03019012
TE Mike Mularkey01027031
G Kevin Gogan0109024
ChicagoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Mike Kenn34024139
T Henry Lawrence15015017
G Billy Ard1309022
G William Roberts12024039
T Tom Andrews1109122
G Mickey Marvin01015017
C Ray Donaldson01024039
TE Mario Perry010206
RB Brent Fullwood000011

Special Teams Tackles

HoustonTacklesSTPlays
Ezra Johnson213
Lindsay Scott121
Johnny Hector119
Dwight Wheeler115
ChicagoTacklesSTPlays
Mark Murphy125
Eric Kattus123
Dean Landon117
Larry White117
Tom Andrews19

Participation

HoustonRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
WR Lindsay Scott2735------2183
T Dwight Wheeler2836------1579
DE Ezra Johnson------24381375
CB Bobby Watkins------24391275
G Tom Newberry2836------872
T Will Wolford2836------872
ILB Dave Levenick------2439265
DT Mike Pitts------2439265
C Jameson Aguillard2836---------64
S Carlton Williamson------2239364
S Vance Bedford------14311964
DE Curtis Greer------2433259
CB Ivory Sully------2035358
TE Mike Mularkey2731---------58
CB Mark Haynes------19271157
DT Mike Golic------1232953
RB Greg Bell2424---------48
WR Clarence Weathers1521------1147
TE Mark Keel1010------2545
OLB Tim Joiner------3182344
QB Gavin Finch2022---------42
G Kevin Gogan924------841
ILB Kurt Gouveia------9121233
CB Barry Wilburn------1131832
FB Larry Moriarty64------2131
G Winford Hood1912---------31
RB Johnny Hector47------1930
WR Mark Smith1314---------27
WR Odessa Turner817---------25
S Gene Atkins------148123
QB Frank Reich814---------22
OLB Mark Merrill------138---21
DT Greg Meisner------127120
WR John Smith413---------17
OLB Timothy Dyer------54211
K Morten Andersen00------1111
DE Glenn Fones------0729
C Freddie Bates00------88
P John Kidd00------88
DE Josh Barrett------0066
T Archie Harris00------44
TE Orson Mobley12---------3
RB Kenny Flowers11---------2
WR James Pruitt01---------1
C Roberto Peterson00---------0
S Glen Jorgensen------00---0
ChicagoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Mark Murphy------24282577
OLB Jesse Penn------23302477
RB Keith Griffin2229------2475
G William Roberts2439------972
ILB Whitney Paul------2832464
T Mike Kenn2439---------63
C Ray Donaldson2439---------63
DE Larry White------20261763
TE Gary Anderson2438---------62
DE Mike Clark------2829461
DT Toby Williams------2429861
WR Kevin House2235---------57
WR Jeff Chadwick2235---------57
S Deron Cherry------2426555
CB Darrell Green------2030454
CB Dean Landon------19171753
OLB Ray Phillips------2323349
WR Louis Lipps918------1845
DE Bruce Smith------1624141
G Billy Ard922------940
T Tom Andrews922------940
CB Mike Mince------2017239
S Tim McDonald------923234
T Henry Lawrence1517---------32
G Mickey Marvin1517---------32
QB Neil Lomax1517---------32
QB Tom Flick922---------31
TE Eric Kattus06------2329
S Vencie Glenn------4101428
OLB Michael Reid------917228
CB Gill Byrd------816125
WR Don Holmes107------724
ILB Eric Fairs------571224
RB Brent Fullwood01------1718
TE Trey Junkin79------117
RB Kenneth Davis210------113
WR Phil Freeman01------1112
DT Jumpy Geathers------47---11
P Lee Johnson00------99
C Ellis Clark00------99
T Ralph Van Dyke00------99
TE Mario Perry26---------8
K Roger Ruzek00------77
CB Leslie Frazier------05---5
C Trevor Matich00---------0
DE Eric Dorsey------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left11645.8
Middle11423.8
Right6315.2
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left4215.3
Middle171036.1
Right310.3
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

HoustonAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Gavin Finch22150303000
Frank Reich1481103100
ChicagoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Tom Flick20101215200
Neil Lomax1682015100

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen64172.8
Short (0-8 Yds)139614.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)141014810.6
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen336722.3
Short (0-8 Yds)17111337.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)123312.6
Long (19+ Yds)41112.8

Detailed Receiving Statistics

HoustonTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Lindsay Scott86081135
TE Mike Mularkey65039031
WR Odessa Turner62011017
WR Mark Smith51017014
WR Clarence Weathers44036021
WR John Smith32020013
TE Mark Keel32019010
RB Greg Bell1103024
ChicagoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Kevin House1380103135
WR Jeff Chadwick63043135
WR Louis Lipps62124018
RB Kenneth Davis52110010
TE Gary Anderson4105038
TE Trey Junkin1101309
TE Mario Perry1104416

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

HoustonAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Greg Bell111.004.62
ChicagoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Keith Griffin591.803.67

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

HoustonAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Gavin Finch54285.606.23
ChicagoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Tom Flick1166.005.95
Neil Lomax1166.007.69

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

HoustonTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Clarence Weathers22136.509.00
TE Mike Mularkey111212.006.50
RB Greg Bell1133.003.00
WR Odessa Turner1000.001.83
ChicagoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Kevin House1166.007.92
RB Kenneth Davis1166.002.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

HoustonRushesConversions
RB Greg Bell31
RB Johnny Hector11
ChicagoRushesConversions
RB Keith Griffin10

Third Down Passing Statistics

HoustonAttCompConversions
Gavin Finch531
Frank Reich200
ChicagoAttCompConversions
Neil Lomax732
Tom Flick411

Third Down Receiving Statistics

HoustonTargCatchConversions
TE Mike Mularkey331
WR Mark Smith200
WR Odessa Turner200
ChicagoTargCatchConversions
RB Kenneth Davis410
WR Kevin House211
TE Gary Anderson211
WR Louis Lipps200
WR Jeff Chadwick111

SectionAttendance
Stadium39,500 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck11,500 (21,400)
End Zone8,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine5,000 (8,900)
Sideline Seats7,700 (13,600)
Club Seats4,300 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,600 (3,300)