Week 2, 1987

played in New Jersey, NJ

81 degrees, fair, 8 mph wind

New York Giants71003-20
New Jersey Jets01000-10

Scoring Summary
1Q: 04:36 NYK - Robert Lavette 2 run (Don McAulay extra point)
2Q: 13:03 NYK - Robert Lavette 51 run (Don McAulay extra point)
2Q: 10:40 NYK - Don McAulay 31 field goal
2Q: 04:07 NJY - Al Del Greco 20 field goal
2Q: 01:07 NJY - Buster Rhymes 30 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
4Q: 02:29 NYK - Don McAulay 48 field goal

Team StatisticsNYKNJY
Record1-10-2
First Downs1916
- by Rushing86
- by Passing910
- by Penalty20
Total Net Yards325311
- Offensive Plays6764
- Yards per Play4.854.86
Net Rushing Yards144119
- Rushing Attempts2822
- Yards per Rush5.145.41
Net Passing Yards181192
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt38 - 21 - 041 - 23 - 3
- Gross Passing Yards187200
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/61/8
- Yards per Pass Play4.644.57
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions3/142/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down11.46.7
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards6/356/24
Punt Returns/Yards5/273/29
Kick Returns/Yards0/02/42
Interception Ret./Yards3/390/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits21
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/10/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 22
Time of Possession32:4027:20

Drive Charts

New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:003:36OWN 25846Missed FG
19:265:00OWN 171183Touchdown
11:133:26OWN 6894Touchdown
211:521:19OPP 1531Field Goal
27:540:41OWN 2035Punt
23:591:36OWN 253-1Punt
20:560:56OWN 25322Half
313:233:18OWN 25531Punt
39:020:57OWN 3835Punt
35:290:33OPP 433-6Punt
31:471:19OPP 463-8Punt
413:042:02OWN 731Punt
49:193:07OWN 7419Punt
45:202:56OWN 49620Field Goal
40:390:39OWN 491-2Game
New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
111:241:58OWN 3634Punt
14:263:13OWN 25624Punt
212:470:55OWN 2524Interception
210:332:39OWN 28727Punt
27:133:14OWN 30867Field Goal
22:231:27OWN 45555Touchdown
315:001:37OWN 273-1Punt
310:051:03OWN 533Punt
38:052:36OWN 3544Interception
34:563:09OWN 357Punt
30:282:24OWN 5424Punt
411:021:43OWN 4536Punt
46:120:52OWN 3025Interception
42:241:45OWN 10841Downs

Game MVP: Robert Lavette, New York Giants

Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette261445.545152
QB Ken O'Brien1-2-2.00-200
RB Marcus Dupree122.00200
New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Earl Campbell8577.131520
QB Steve Young8364.501210
RB D.J. Dozier4287.002710
WR Buster Rhymes2-2-1.00000

Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ken O'Brien38211871/6022068.6
New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Young41232001/8130346.7

Receiving Statistics

New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Robert Lavette58173.408110
WR Michael Harper47235.756140
WR Stacy Robinson485313.2518190
WR Ken Margerum365016.6711220
RB Dana Wright333311.008170
TE Johnathan Diblasio26115.502100
New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Buster Rhymes7189513.5745301
RB Earl Campbell55316.205160
TE Fred Cornwell34268.6716120
WR Bill Brooks3672.33350
WR Willie Marshall343110.3315140
WR Doug Allen1233.00230
RB D.J. Dozier1277.00170

Interception Statistics

New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Lloyd Burruss23919.500
S Thomas Everett100.000
New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black838448.044.4565
New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez839949.944.0615

Kicking Statistics

New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Don McAulay2/31/20/0482/2
New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco1/10/00/0201/1

Punt Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Leonard Smith5275.40
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Willie Marshall3299.70

Kick Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Doug Allen12121.00
Nate Spadaford12121.00

Defensive Statistics

New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB John Offerdahl1230.02042
CB Lloyd Burruss900.02042
CB Hanford Dixon410.02242
OLB June James410.01930
S Thomas Everett400.01838
DT Glen Collins301.01230
DT Scott Garnett210.01926
CB Leonard Smith200.01530
S Rick Woods130.02038
OLB Bobby Bell110.01019
CB Raymond Polk100.048
DE Christopher Montgomery100.01634
DE Darius Cook100.043
DE Jeff Bryant010.02242
ILB Alvin Toles010.020
New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB George Andrews610.01832
OLB Mike Weingrad600.02739
CB Derrick Franklin510.02129
OLB Casey Tidwell401.0126
S Mark Kelso420.02129
ILB Kevin Murphy420.01733
DE Jim Burt330.02637
DE Tony Elliott310.02136
DT Jeff Shaw300.01630
CB Gardner Williams200.02839
S Mark Robinson200.0710
WR Buster Rhymes20---------
CB Marshall Bradbury120.01918
DE Wes Dove110.086
ILB Bobby Leopold100.01011
S Theodis Windham100.02437
WR Bill Brooks10---------
CB Kevin Walker100.01427

Pass Rush Statistics

New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Glen Collins1.001030
DE Jeff Bryant0.001042
DT Tom Baldwin0.001017
New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Casey Tidwell1.00006
DE Jim Burt0.003037
DT Jeff Shaw0.002030
DE Tony Elliott0.000136

Pass Defense Statistics

New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB John Offerdahl81042
CB Lloyd Burruss50242
CB Hanford Dixon32042
CB Leonard Smith20030
OLB June James20030
S Thomas Everett12138
DT Glen Collins10030
DE Darius Cook1003
CB Raymond Polk0108
New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB George Andrews40032
ILB Kevin Murphy31033
S Mark Kelso30029
OLB Mike Weingrad20039
CB Derrick Franklin20029
S Theodis Windham12037
DE Tony Elliott11036
CB Gardner Williams11039
CB Marshall Bradbury11018
CB Kevin Walker11027
DE Jim Burt10037
S Mark Robinson10010
ILB Bobby Leopold02011

Blocking Statistics

New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Brian Williams34028039
G Joe Levelis26028039
G Eric Sanders24028039
C James Campen19028039
TE Johnathan Diblasio11023034
T Luis Sharpe03028139
New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Tom Thayer57022042
T Harvey Salem13022042
C Steve Sylvester12022142
FB John Williams110106
G Dan Alexander03022042
T Irv Eatman02022042

Special Teams Tackles

New YorkTacklesSTPlays
June James214
Leonard Smith122
Raymond Polk115
Eric Sanders111
New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
John Williams225
Casey Tidwell127
D.J. Dozier111
Ted Albrecht19

Participation

New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Eric Sanders2839------1178
T Luis Sharpe2839------1178
G Joe Levelis2839------1178
T Brian Williams2839------1178
QB Ken O'Brien2839---------67
CB Leonard Smith------15302267
WR Michael Harper2539------367
C James Campen2839---------67
CB Hanford Dixon------2242165
DE Jeff Bryant------2242165
CB Lloyd Burruss------2042163
OLB June James------19301463
ILB John Offerdahl------2042163
WR Ken Margerum2735---------62
RB Robert Lavette2734------162
WR Stacy Robinson2532------360
S Rick Woods------2038159
TE Johnathan Diblasio2334---------57
S Thomas Everett------1838157
OLB Bobby Bell------10192554
DT Glen Collins------1230951
DE Christopher Montgomery------1634---50
DT Scott Garnett------1926146
TE Dale Woodson31------2731
RB Danny Bradley01------2728
CB Raymond Polk------481527
DE Larry Roberts------512926
DT Tom Baldwin------817---25
S Anthony Young------241622
WR Mark Jackson77------822
WR Danny Greene00------1919
S Gary Hunt------44816
ILB Alvin Toles------201113
RB Marcus Dupree11------1012
C Collin Bailen00------1111
P Mike Black00------1111
K Don McAulay00------88
TE Phillip Sexton17---------8
DE Darius Cook------43---7
RB Dana Wright14---------5
OLB Brent Moore------01---1
QB Rob Patton00---------0
OLB Larry Station------00---0
WR Jeremiah Rogers00---------0
G Stan Parker00---------0
T Harry Swayne00---------0
New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Fred Cornwell2139------1272
T Irv Eatman2242------771
CB Gardner Williams------2839370
OLB Mike Weingrad------2739369
CB Derrick Franklin------21291969
DE Jim Burt------2637366
C Steve Sylvester2242---------64
G Dan Alexander2242---------64
G Tom Thayer2242---------64
T Harvey Salem2242---------64
S Theodis Windham------2437364
QB Steve Young2242---------64
WR Buster Rhymes2240---------62
DE Tony Elliott------2136158
WR Bill Brooks2137---------58
RB Earl Campbell1425------1756
DT Jeff Shaw------1630854
S Mark Kelso------2129353
OLB George Andrews------1832---50
ILB Kevin Murphy------1733---50
CB Kevin Walker------1427849
WR Willie Marshall1026------1349
OLB Casey Tidwell------1262745
CB Marshall Bradbury------1918340
TE Ken Whisenhunt410------2539
RB D.J. Dozier817------1136
WR Doug Allen810------1735
FB John Williams16------2532
ILB Bobby Leopold------1011324
DT Scott Cooper------115218
S Mark Robinson------710---17
DE Wes Dove------86317
S Tiger Greene------001616
ILB Danny Lockett------201315
DE Tyrone Brock------33814
T Ted Albrecht00------99
C Karl Kramer00------99
G Dave Heffernan00------99
WR Nate Spadaford10------89
P Ruben Rodriguez00------99
TE Kevin Starks00------77
OLB Jim Ellis------32---5
K Al Del Greco00------44
QB Joe Dufek00---------0
S Adam Hinds------00---0
DT Dixon McPhee------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3206.7
Middle191035.4
Right5234.6
None1-2-2.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left441.0
Middle14805.7
Right4358.8
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ken O'Brien38212219510
New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Young41233246303

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen5461.2
Short (0-8 Yds)24141215.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)73608.6
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen43194.8
Short (0-8 Yds)17161156.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)144664.7
Long (19+ Yds)6000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
RB Robert Lavette85017034
WR Stacy Robinson84053032
WR Michael Harper74023039
WR Ken Margerum63050235
TE Johnathan Diblasio62111034
RB Dana Wright3303304
New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes187395340
WR Bill Brooks6307037
RB Earl Campbell55031025
TE Fred Cornwell43026039
WR Willie Marshall43131026
WR Doug Allen2103010
RB D.J. Dozier2107017

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Robert Lavette4143.505.54
New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
WR Buster Rhymes100.00-1.00
QB Steve Young199.004.50

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ken O'Brien3272.334.92
New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Young1000.004.88

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Michael Harper1000.003.29
RB Robert Lavette11-1-1.002.13
WR Stacy Robinson1188.006.63
New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Buster Rhymes1000.005.28

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New YorkRushesConversions
RB Robert Lavette103
New JerseyRushesConversions
WR Buster Rhymes10
QB Steve Young10
RB D.J. Dozier10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompConversions
Ken O'Brien430
New JerseyAttCompConversions
Steve Young842

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargCatchConversions
RB Robert Lavette210
WR Michael Harper110
TE Johnathan Diblasio110
New JerseyTargCatchConversions
WR Buster Rhymes311
WR Bill Brooks200
RB Earl Campbell110
TE Fred Cornwell110
WR Willie Marshall111

SectionAttendance
Stadium80,000 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck24,700 (24,700)
End Zone17,700 (17,700)
Mezzanine10,200 (10,200)
Sideline Seats15,700 (15,700)
Club Seats8,000 (8,000)
Luxury Boxes3,700 (3,700)