Exhibition Week 5, 1987

played in Denver, CO

43 degrees, rain, 24 mph wind

Carolina Panthers3777-24
Denver Broncos0370-10

Scoring Summary
1Q: 07:57 CAR - Rolf Benirschke 37 field goal
2Q: 12:10 CAR - Toussaint Tyler 5 run (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
2Q: 00:53 DEN - Mike Cofer 48 field goal
3Q: 13:00 CAR - Tom Robinson 61 pass from Jeb Blount (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
3Q: 06:12 DEN - Mark Pattison 24 pass from Jim Crocicchia (Mike Cofer extra point)
4Q: 09:29 CAR - Ray Horton 55 interception return (Rolf Benirschke extra point)

Team StatisticsCARDEN
Record4-00-4
First Downs1314
- by Rushing44
- by Passing87
- by Penalty13
Total Net Yards315291
- Offensive Plays6670
- Yards per Play4.774.16
Net Rushing Yards8892
- Rushing Attempts3421
- Yards per Rush2.594.38
Net Passing Yards227199
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt29 - 14 - 244 - 21 - 3
- Gross Passing Yards249230
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/225/31
- Yards per Pass Play7.094.06
Fumbles/Lost1/11/0
3rd Down Conversions3/162/17
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down10.07.0
4th Down Conversions0/00/3
Penalties/Yards12/823/19
Punt Returns/Yards3/253/3
Kick Returns/Yards2/652/32
Interception Ret./Yards3/622/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits32
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/10/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 36OWN 30
Time of Possession29:4230:18

Drive Charts

Carolina Panthers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:565:04OWN 25955Field Goal
15:590:56OWN 3737Punt
11:114:12OWN 20980Touchdown
29:291:55OWN 4437Punt
23:551:13OWN 2039Punt
20:480:48OWN 2533Punt
315:001:02OWN 474-12Punt
313:000:19OWN 39161Touchdown
310:451:01OWN 223-9Punt
37:551:01OWN 203-11Interception
35:572:27OWN 41517Punt
32:032:57OWN 23618Punt
413:272:40OWN 32631Punt
48:180:11OPP 3210Interception
45:312:27OWN 1132Punt
42:270:35OPP 4833Punt
40:510:51OPP 52-3Game
Denver Broncos
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:04OWN 2532Punt
17:521:53OWN 2534Punt
15:033:52OWN 27760Missed FG
211:592:30OWN 35427Interception
27:343:39OWN 5751Punt
22:421:54OWN 31538Field Goal
313:580:58OWN 223-1Punt
312:411:56OWN 20520Punt
39:441:49OWN 43419Punt
36:540:57OPP 26326Touchdown
33:301:27OWN 2032Punt
414:060:39OWN 1933Punt
410:471:31OWN 20324Interception
49:160:58OWN 2547Downs
48:071:20OWN 2431Punt
46:471:16OPP 1645Downs
43:040:37OWN 4325Interception
41:521:01OWN 144Downs

Game MVP: Reggie Kinlaw, Carolina Panthers

Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Toussaint Tyler30752.50801
QB Jeb Blount2-3-1.50-100
QB Eric Hipple2168.001210
DenverAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Derrick Harmon12534.421830
QB Jim Crocicchia4153.75800
RB Paul Palmer3144.671310
QB Doug Williams2105.00500

Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jeb Blount1981132/11161239.9
Eric Hipple1061361/110370104.2
DenverAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jim Crocicchia279661/7124223.9
Doug Williams17121644/24031176.6

Receiving Statistics

CarolinaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Kelvin Martin454110.254170
WR Lionel Manuel374916.3312280
TE Tom Coombs223517.506340
TE Tom Robinson236733.5056611
TE Kellen Winslow133737.0024370
FB Calvin Thomas111212.001120
WR Glen Kozlowski1188.00380
WR Malcolm Barnwell0400.00000
RB Toussaint Tyler0300.00000
DenverCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Carlos Carson59499.8030260
WR Mark Pattison5106412.8011271
TE John Thompson48266.500110
RB Derrick Harmon2610.50120
WR Dwight Collins262914.5021250
RB Paul Palmer233015.0023220
WR Jimmy Childs113131.0030310
TE Renaldo Hancock0100.00000

Interception Statistics

CarolinaIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Bryan Hinkle144.000
CB Ray Horton15555.001
CB Pat Ballage133.000
DenverIntsYardsAvgTD
S Dennis Smith100.000
ILB Eugene Lockhart100.000

Fumble Statistics

CarolinaFumbRecovForceTD
S Mike Mayock1000
OLB Ken Fantetti0010
DenverFumbRecovForceTD
RB Derrick Harmon1000
S Don Bessillieu0100
WR Dwight Collins0100
ILB Eugene Lockhart0010

Punting Statistics

CarolinaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Doherty1144040.036.1493
DenverPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Fulhage941746.339.1550

Kicking Statistics

CarolinaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Rolf Benirschke1/10/00/0373/3
DenverFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mike Cofer1/21/10/0481/1

Punt Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Mike Mayock3258.30
DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Dwight Collins331.00

Kick Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Ray Horton26532.50
DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Jimmy Childs23216.00

Defensive Statistics

CarolinaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Ken Fantetti520.01942
S Mike Mayock510.02149
ILB Linden King500.01533
OLB Brad Vassar500.01846
CB Arnold Brown500.01338
DE Reggie Kinlaw412.01737
ILB Jessie Solomon411.0511
OLB Joe Comier301.0516
DT Ken Clarke201.0513
CB Pat Ballage200.01632
S Mike Spivey110.01636
ILB Bryan Hinkle110.01439
DT Louie Kelcher100.01636
WR Malcolm Barnwell10---------
WR Lionel Manuel10---------
DE Marcus Norman100.035
CB Duffy Cobbs100.038
S Solomon Wilcots100.0516
CB Ray Horton020.02149
DE James Hunter010.0513
DenverTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Dennis Smith610.03432
DT Richard Tharpe600.03022
DE Leslie O'Neal532.03132
ILB Eugene Lockhart440.03332
S Don Bessillieu410.02524
OLB Scott Stephen400.01315
DE Ron Holmes300.02323
CB Patrick Allen201.02020
ILB Calvin O'Neal210.01210
ILB Jim Eliopulos200.088
DE Hal Stephens200.02017
OLB Joe Kohlbrand200.02524
CB Delton Hall200.01414
CB Ed Berry120.02523
WR Carlos Carson10---------
S Bryan Howard100.03329
RB Paul Palmer10---------
DT Tim Johnson100.048
DE Frank Warren010.0149

Pass Rush Statistics

CarolinaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Reggie Kinlaw2.001037
DT Ken Clarke1.001013
ILB Jessie Solomon1.000011
OLB Joe Comier1.000016
OLB Brad Vassar0.011046
DT Louie Kelcher0.003136
DenverSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leslie O'Neal2.012032
CB Patrick Allen1.000020
OLB Todd Shell0.01008
DE Ron Holmes0.001123
DE Frank Warren0.00109
DT Richard Tharpe0.001022

Pass Defense Statistics

CarolinaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Arnold Brown41038
S Mike Mayock31049
ILB Jessie Solomon30011
OLB Brad Vassar21046
OLB Ken Fantetti20042
OLB Joe Comier20016
CB Pat Ballage11132
ILB Linden King10033
DE Reggie Kinlaw10037
DE Marcus Norman1005
CB Duffy Cobbs1008
S Mike Spivey03036
S Solomon Wilcots01016
ILB Bryan Hinkle00139
CB Ray Horton00149
DenverCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Don Bessillieu30024
S Dennis Smith20132
ILB Jim Eliopulos2008
CB Delton Hall20014
OLB Joe Kohlbrand12024
ILB Eugene Lockhart10132
ILB Calvin O'Neal10010
CB Ed Berry10023
OLB Scott Stephen10015
S Bryan Howard01029

Blocking Statistics

CarolinaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jamie Dukes26034032
T Petey Perot24019017
G Steve Wright18034032
T Kevin Call14034032
FB Calvin Thomas1104011
T Buddy Aydelette03019017
T Robert Jenkins02015015
TE Kellen Winslow01020125
G Bruce Collie01015115
RB Toussaint Tyler00034126
DenverKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Steve Trapilo2208221
T Bruce Armstrong13021049
G Paul Fairchild12013128
C Kirk Lowdermilk12013028
T Lomas Brown03021149
FB Dwayne Crutchfield0309015
C Robert Gradkowski0108121
G Reggie Singletary0108021

Special Teams Tackles

CarolinaTacklesSTPlays
Kellen Winslow217
Tom Robinson127
Calvin Thomas118
Ken Clarke116
Danny Noonan19
DenverTacklesSTPlays
Eugene Lockhart313
Dwayne Crutchfield121
Dwight Collins121

Participation

CarolinaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Brad Vassar------18462993
S Mike Mayock------21491181
G Steve Wright3432------1278
T Kevin Call3432------1278
CB Ray Horton------2149676
S Mike Spivey------16361971
WR Malcolm Barnwell3020------1868
TE Tom Robinson2120------2768
C Jamie Dukes3432---------66
CB Pat Ballage------16321866
OLB Ken Fantetti------1942364
WR Lionel Manuel3227------463
TE Kellen Winslow2025------1762
RB Toussaint Tyler3426------161
ILB Linden King------15331260
DE Reggie Kinlaw------1737256
DT Louie Kelcher------1636254
ILB Bryan Hinkle------1439---53
CB Arnold Brown------1338253
QB Jeb Blount2521---------46
G Bruce Collie1515------1242
T Robert Jenkins1515------1242
DE Donnie Humphrey------12161139
T Petey Perot1917---------36
T Buddy Aydelette1917---------36
DT Ken Clarke------5131634
FB Calvin Thomas411------1833
WR Kelvin Martin1313---------26
RB Vince Amoia06------1925
OLB Joe Comier------516---21
S Solomon Wilcots------516---21
QB Eric Hipple911---------20
CB Duffy Cobbs------38920
DE James Hunter------513---18
TE Tom Coombs710------118
WR Glen Kozlowski92------718
ILB Jessie Solomon------511218
P Brian Doherty00------1212
C Matthew Hurley00------1212
DT Danny Noonan------0099
DE Marcus Norman------35---8
K Rolf Benirschke00------66
S Barton Hundley------24---6
RB David Adams00---------0
WR Laron Brown00---------0
G Joe Onosai00---------0
DenverRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Lomas Brown2149------1181
T Bruce Armstrong2149------1181
S Don Bessillieu------25242978
ILB Eugene Lockhart------33321378
OLB Joe Kohlbrand------25242776
WR Mark Pattison1639------1974
WR Carlos Carson2147---------68
S Dennis Smith------3432167
CB Ed Berry------25231967
TE John Thompson2046---------66
DE Leslie O'Neal------3132164
S Bryan Howard------3329---62
WR Dwight Collins830------2159
RB Derrick Harmon1539---------54
DT Richard Tharpe------3022---52
DE Hal Stephens------20171148
DE Ron Holmes------2323147
FB Dwayne Crutchfield915------2145
CB Patrick Allen------2020242
T Lance Reynolds1328---------41
G Paul Fairchild1328---------41
C Kirk Lowdermilk1328---------41
QB Jim Crocicchia1328---------41
G Reggie Singletary821------1140
G Steve Trapilo821------1140
ILB Calvin O'Neal------12101638
TE Peyton Earhart17------3038
QB Doug Williams821---------29
C Robert Gradkowski821---------29
OLB Scott Stephen------1315129
CB Delton Hall------1414129
DE Frank Warren------149---23
OLB Todd Shell------108220
RB Mike Meade00------1919
WR Jimmy Childs65------516
ILB Jim Eliopulos------88---16
DT Tim Gooch------021214
CB Ellis Jones------001414
RB Paul Palmer49---------13
TE Renaldo Hancock58---------13
DT Tim Johnson------48---12
C Bennett Sanderson00------1111
P Scott Fulhage00------1111
WR Thomas Henley00------55
K Mike Cofer00------55
DT Mark Walen------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2-1-0.5
Middle19593.1
Right11333.0
None2-3-1.5
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3-4-1.3
Middle16986.1
Right2-2-1.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jeb Blount1981112412
Eric Hipple1063101100
DenverAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jim Crocicchia2791325512
Doug Williams17125003101

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen637111.8
Short (0-8 Yds)125363.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)536312.6
Long (19+ Yds)637913.2
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen10710110.1
Short (0-8 Yds)2010633.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)82283.5
Long (19+ Yds)62386.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Lionel Manuel73049127
WR Kelvin Martin54041013
WR Malcolm Barnwell4000020
TE Kellen Winslow31037125
RB Toussaint Tyler3000026
TE Tom Robinson32167120
TE Tom Coombs22035110
FB Calvin Thomas11012011
WR Glen Kozlowski110802
DenverTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mark Pattison105064239
WR Carlos Carson95049147
TE John Thompson84126046
RB Derrick Harmon6201039
WR Dwight Collins62129130
RB Paul Palmer3203019
WR Jimmy Childs1103115
TE Renaldo Hancock100008

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Toussaint Tyler3124.002.50
QB Jeb Blount2-3-1.50-1.50
DenverAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Doug Williams155.005.00
RB Derrick Harmon111.004.42
RB Paul Palmer11313.004.67

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Eric Hipple111313.0013.60
DenverAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jim Crocicchia3241.332.44

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Kelvin Martin111313.008.20
DenverTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mark Pattison2110.506.40
WR Carlos Carson1133.005.44

Third Down Rushing Statistics

CarolinaRushesConversions
RB Toussaint Tyler41
DenverRushesConversions
QB Doug Williams10
RB Derrick Harmon10
RB Paul Palmer10

Third Down Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompConversions
Jeb Blount830
Eric Hipple322
DenverAttCompConversions
Jim Crocicchia931
Doug Williams321

Third Down Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargCatchConversions
WR Malcolm Barnwell200
TE Tom Coombs221
WR Lionel Manuel200
TE Kellen Winslow111
RB Toussaint Tyler100
TE Tom Robinson100
WR Glen Kozlowski110
WR Kelvin Martin110
DenverTargCatchConversions
WR Mark Pattison431
WR Carlos Carson310
RB Paul Palmer211
RB Derrick Harmon100
WR Dwight Collins100
TE Renaldo Hancock100

SectionAttendance
Stadium37,700 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck10,900 (21,400)
End Zone7,800 (15,400)
Mezzanine4,800 (8,900)
Sideline Seats7,400 (13,600)
Club Seats4,200 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,600 (3,300)