Week 1, 1987

played in Oakland, CA

61 degrees, rain, 14 mph wind

Denver Broncos3307-13
Oakland Raiders0131420-47

Scoring Summary
1Q: 03:17 DEN - Mike Cofer 29 field goal
2Q: 13:02 OAK - Bruce Kallmeyer 39 field goal
2Q: 07:46 OAK - Nikita Blair 26 interception return (Bruce Kallmeyer extra point)
2Q: 03:21 DEN - Mike Cofer 33 field goal
2Q: 01:15 OAK - Bruce Kallmeyer 41 field goal
3Q: 04:34 OAK - M.L. Harris 14 pass from Vinny Testeverde (Bruce Kallmeyer extra point)
3Q: 03:45 OAK - Rich Miano 4 fumble return (Bruce Kallmeyer extra point)
4Q: 15:00 OAK - Bruce Kallmeyer 49 field goal
4Q: 06:47 OAK - Bruce Kallmeyer 39 field goal
4Q: 04:52 DEN - Allen Pinkett 6 run (Mike Cofer extra point)
4Q: 03:42 OAK - Tyrone Davis 80 interception return (Bruce Kallmeyer extra point)
4Q: 03:14 OAK - Dustin Geldt 19 interception return (Bruce Kallmeyer extra point)

Team StatisticsDENOAK
Record0-11-0
First Downs1318
- by Rushing55
- by Passing612
- by Penalty21
Total Net Yards320328
- Offensive Plays6060
- Yards per Play5.335.47
Net Rushing Yards6175
- Rushing Attempts1926
- Yards per Rush3.212.88
Net Passing Yards259253
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt38 - 17 - 333 - 24 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards278258
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/191/5
- Yards per Pass Play6.327.44
Fumbles/Lost3/21/0
3rd Down Conversions6/148/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down9.48.5
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards9/589/60
Punt Returns/Yards0/03/35
Kick Returns/Yards7/1262/63
Interception Ret./Yards0/03/125
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits33
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/21/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 32
Time of Possession25:1034:50

Drive Charts

Denver Broncos
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:281:05OWN 2031Punt
17:464:34OWN 23965Field Goal
212:551:39OWN 3332Punt
29:021:26OWN 2032Interception
27:364:23OWN 18966Field Goal
21:071:07OWN 25416Half
315:004:55OWN 25839Punt
34:240:45OWN 82-4Fumble
33:391:27OWN 25338Fumble
414:551:42OWN 353-5Punt
46:401:56OWN 27473Touchdown
44:361:05OWN 4647Interception
43:310:30OWN 1620Interception
43:011:02OWN 2330Punt
Oakland Raiders
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:32OWN 32632Punt
19:231:37OWN 2934Punt
13:125:17OWN 251153Field Goal
211:162:14OWN 20424Punt
23:132:06OPP 47423Field Goal
310:055:41OWN 201280Touchdown
32:122:17OWN 37531Field Goal
413:136:33OWN 401238Field Goal
41:591:59OWN 32313Game

Game MVP: Nikita Blair, Oakland Raiders

Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Derrick Harmon13393.001110
RB Allen Pinkett3103.33601
QB Doug Williams2105.00700
WR Carlos Carson122.00200
OaklandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Gerald Riggs21462.191230
RB Ray Wallace294.50700
QB Vinny Testeverde2199.501310
FB Anthony Toney111.00100

Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Williams26122043/19044157.2
Jim Crocicchia125740/0061222.9
OaklandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Vinny Testeverde33242581/51280105.3

Receiving Statistics

DenverCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Carlos Carson610447.3329290
FB Dwayne Crutchfield347625.3365440
WR Dwight Collins383812.6724220
WR Mark Pattison233015.000250
WR Jimmy Childs156161.0050610
RB Derrick Harmon112828.0026280
TE Renaldo Hancock1111.00010
TE John Thompson0500.00000
TE Peyton Earhart0100.00000
OaklandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Vance Johnson68305.0025130
RB Gerald Riggs444310.7525190
TE Ed West477719.2533280
FB Anthony Toney34279.0022200
TE M.L. Harris232110.509141
WR Henry Ellard22147.00080
WR Eric Richardson244221.0043280
TE Carl Hinton1144.00040

Interception Statistics

DenverIntsYardsAvgTD
OaklandIntsYardsAvgTD
S Dustin Geldt11919.001
ILB Nikita Blair12626.001
CB Tyrone Davis18080.001

Fumble Statistics

DenverFumbRecovForceTD
RB Derrick Harmon2000
QB Doug Williams1100
S Robert Moore0010
OaklandFumbRecovForceTD
FB Anthony Toney1000
S Rich Miano0101
TE Ed West0100
ILB Nikita Blair0100
OLB Barry Krauss0010
DT Greg Brown0010
OLB Kyle Clifton0010

Punting Statistics

DenverPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Fulhage526152.237.2651
OaklandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Bubba Beggiani313645.332.0560

Kicking Statistics

DenverFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mike Cofer2/20/00/0331/1
OaklandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Bruce Kallmeyer4/42/20/0495/5

Punt Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
OaklandRetYardsAvgTD
Lyneal Alston33511.70

Kick Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Jimmy Childs712618.00
OaklandRetYardsAvgTD
Gerald Riggs26331.50

Defensive Statistics

DenverTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen710.02334
S Bryan Howard610.02124
ILB Eugene Lockhart510.02534
OLB Todd Shell510.01620
S Dennis Smith400.02634
DE Leslie O'Neal400.02634
CB Ed Berry400.01622
CB Patrick Allen310.02334
CB Ellis Jones300.0410
S Don Bessillieu210.01112
OLB Joe Kohlbrand200.01014
DE Ron Holmes111.01113
DT Tim Gooch120.01926
CB Delton Hall120.01219
ILB Jim Eliopulos100.01415
S Robert Moore100.040
DT Richard Tharpe020.078
DE Frank Warren010.01521
OaklandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Rich Miano1020.01729
OLB Kyle Clifton710.01831
ILB Nikita Blair331.01837
CB Harry Hamilton310.01941
OLB Barry Krauss210.01941
DE Johnny Robinson200.01730
S Dustin Geldt200.0320
CB Tyrone Davis200.01632
ILB Nick Miller200.0712
DT Darryl Grant101.01619
DT Greg Brown101.0322
S John Harris100.01840
CB Alonzo Estep100.0521
DT Richard Turner010.0211
DE Keith Millard010.01625
CB Eddie Anderson010.01115

Pass Rush Statistics

DenverSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Ron Holmes1.010013
OLB Todd Shell0.010020
OLB Scott Stephen0.010034
DE Leslie O'Neal0.001034
OaklandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Darryl Grant1.001119
DT Greg Brown1.001022
ILB Nikita Blair1.001037
CB Harry Hamilton0.010041
OLB Barry Krauss0.002141
DE Keith Millard0.001125

Pass Defense Statistics

DenverCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen51034
CB Ed Berry40022
ILB Eugene Lockhart30034
CB Ellis Jones30010
S Dennis Smith20034
CB Patrick Allen20034
S Don Bessillieu11012
S Bryan Howard10024
OLB Todd Shell10020
OLB Joe Kohlbrand10014
CB Delton Hall10019
ILB Jim Eliopulos01015
OaklandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Rich Miano40029
OLB Barry Krauss30041
CB Harry Hamilton30041
CB Tyrone Davis23132
ILB Nikita Blair12137
S Dustin Geldt10120
DE Johnny Robinson10030
CB Alonzo Estep10021
OLB Kyle Clifton10031
S John Harris02040
CB Eddie Anderson01015

Blocking Statistics

DenverKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Lomas Brown37119141
C Robert Gradkowski15019041
T Bruce Armstrong12018033
G Steve Trapilo02018133
G Paul Fairchild02018031
RB Derrick Harmon00014117
OaklandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Bruce Matthews25126034
C Mike Wellman24026034
T Mark Behning14026134
T Mark Tuinei11026034
G Ron Hallstrom08126034
TE Ed West01022030
FB Anthony Toney01018022

Special Teams Tackles

DenverTacklesSTPlays
Eugene Lockhart213
Ellis Jones117
Paul Fairchild16
Derrick Harmon11
OaklandTacklesSTPlays
Bruce Matthews317
Ed West126
Vance Johnson122
Gerald Riggs121
Carl Hinton113

Participation

DenverRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Eugene Lockhart------25341372
T Lomas Brown1941------767
CB Patrick Allen------2334865
S Dennis Smith------2634464
DE Leslie O'Neal------2634464
OLB Scott Stephen------2334461
WR Jimmy Childs1427------1960
C Robert Gradkowski1941---------60
G Steve Trapilo1833------758
T Bruce Armstrong1833------758
WR Carlos Carson1739---------56
G Paul Fairchild1831------655
DT Tim Gooch------1926752
TE John Thompson1734---------51
S Don Bessillieu------11122649
OLB Joe Kohlbrand------10142448
QB Doug Williams1829---------47
S Bryan Howard------2124146
RB Allen Pinkett422------2046
WR Dwight Collins821------1443
CB Ed Berry------1622240
FB Dwayne Crutchfield416------1939
WR Mark Pattison821------1039
OLB Todd Shell------1620238
DE Frank Warren------1521137
TE Peyton Earhart76------2437
CB Delton Hall------1219334
RB Derrick Harmon1417------132
CB Ellis Jones------4101731
ILB Jim Eliopulos------1415130
DE Ron Holmes------1113327
DT Richard Tharpe------78---15
ILB Calvin O'Neal------001313
QB Jim Crocicchia112---------13
WR Thomas Henley00------1313
C Kirk Lowdermilk110---------11
G Reggie Singletary18------110
T Lance Reynolds18---------9
S Robert Moore------4048
C Bennett Sanderson00------77
P Scott Fulhage00------77
DE Hal Stephens------3036
K Mike Cofer00------66
RB Paul Palmer11---------2
TE Renaldo Hancock11---------2
DT Tim Johnson------00---0
OaklandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Ed West2230------2678
G Bruce Matthews2634------1777
RB Gerald Riggs2430------2175
WR Vance Johnson2227------2271
G Ron Hallstrom2634------767
T Mark Tuinei2634------767
CB Harry Hamilton------1941767
T Mark Behning2634------767
OLB Barry Krauss------1941464
FB Anthony Toney1822------2363
S John Harris------1840361
C Mike Wellman2634---------60
ILB Nikita Blair------1837358
QB Vinny Testeverde2334---------57
WR Henry Ellard2527------153
CB Tyrone Davis------1632250
OLB Kyle Clifton------1831---49
DE Johnny Robinson------1730---47
CB Alonzo Estep------5212147
S Rich Miano------1729---46
S Dustin Geldt------3202043
DE Keith Millard------1625243
DT Darryl Grant------1619---35
OLB Rufus Connell------1102233
CB Eddie Anderson------1115430
DT Greg Brown------322328
ILB Nick Miller------712827
WR Eric Richardson1111------123
DE Marion Knight------211720
DT Richard Turner------211417
TE Carl Hinton04------1317
K Bruce Kallmeyer00------1414
WR Lew Barnes00------1313
WR Lyneal Alston44------513
TE M.L. Harris210---------12
C Eduardo Moore00------77
P Bubba Beggiani00------77
RB Ray Wallace25---------7
RB Willie Joyner00------44
QB Chuck Long30---------3
G Brody Wickes00------33
DE Melvin Williamson------12---3
S Curtis Nordby------02---2
C Ed McGlasson00---------0
T Dan Knight00---------0
S Dan Land------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left231.5
Middle11292.6
Right6294.8
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7588.3
Middle16181.1
Right3-1-0.3
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DenverAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Williams26126115521
Jim Crocicchia1251013112
OaklandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Vinny Testeverde33243113100

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen436716.8
Short (0-8 Yds)17101207.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)113666.0
Long (19+ Yds)61254.2
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen1291018.4
Short (0-8 Yds)1411896.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)646811.3
Long (19+ Yds)1000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DenverTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Carlos Carson106044139
WR Dwight Collins83138121
WR Jimmy Childs51061127
TE John Thompson5010034
FB Dwayne Crutchfield43076216
WR Mark Pattison32030121
RB Derrick Harmon11028117
TE Peyton Earhart100006
TE Renaldo Hancock110101
OaklandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Vance Johnson86130027
TE Ed West74077130
RB Gerald Riggs44043030
WR Eric Richardson42042111
FB Anthony Toney43027122
TE M.L. Harris32021010
WR Henry Ellard22014027
TE Carl Hinton110404

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
WR Carlos Carson122.002.00
RB Allen Pinkett166.003.33
OaklandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Gerald Riggs1-1-1.002.19
RB Ray Wallace122.004.50

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Williams4130.757.85
OaklandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Vinny Testeverde42307.507.82

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DenverTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Carlos Carson3131.004.40
WR Jimmy Childs1000.0012.20
OaklandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Ed West21168.0011.00
TE M.L. Harris111414.007.00
WR Eric Richardson1000.0010.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DenverRushesConversions
QB Doug Williams11
OaklandRushesConversions
RB Gerald Riggs32
QB Vinny Testeverde21

Third Down Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompConversions
Doug Williams1044
Jim Crocicchia211
OaklandAttCompConversions
Vinny Testeverde985

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DenverTargCatchConversions
FB Dwayne Crutchfield322
WR Jimmy Childs211
WR Carlos Carson211
WR Dwight Collins200
TE John Thompson100
WR Mark Pattison111
TE Peyton Earhart100
OaklandTargCatchConversions
RB Gerald Riggs221
WR Eric Richardson211
TE M.L. Harris110
TE Ed West111
WR Vance Johnson111
FB Anthony Toney111
TE Carl Hinton110

SectionAttendance
Stadium80,000 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck24,200 (24,200)
End Zone17,500 (17,500)
Mezzanine10,100 (10,100)
Sideline Seats15,400 (15,400)
Club Seats9,400 (9,400)
Luxury Boxes3,400 (3,400)