Week 3, 1987

played in Tennessee, TN

71 degrees, fair, 3 mph wind

Denver Broncos13730-23
Tennessee Titans00717-24

Scoring Summary
1Q: 14:16 DEN - Derrick Harmon 2 run (Mike Cofer extra point)
1Q: 13:00 DEN - Derrick Harmon 11 run (Mike Cofer extra point failed)
2Q: 13:42 DEN - Derrick Harmon 5 run (Mike Cofer extra point)
3Q: 12:25 DEN - Mike Cofer 24 field goal
3Q: 08:59 TEN - Paul Skansi 6 pass from Phil Simms (Mike Lansford extra point)
4Q: 14:19 TEN - Mike Lansford 44 field goal
4Q: 05:13 TEN - Pat Dunsmore 1 pass from Phil Simms (Mike Lansford extra point)
4Q: 01:36 TEN - Paul Skansi 24 pass from Phil Simms (Mike Lansford extra point)

Team StatisticsDENTEN
Record0-33-0
First Downs2027
- by Rushing62
- by Passing1424
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards371474
- Offensive Plays6473
- Yards per Play5.806.49
Net Rushing Yards14446
- Rushing Attempts2919
- Yards per Rush4.972.42
Net Passing Yards227428
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt31 - 20 - 152 - 35 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards254441
- Sacks/Yards Lost4/272/13
- Yards per Pass Play6.497.93
Fumbles/Lost1/03/3
3rd Down Conversions3/127/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down10.49.0
4th Down Conversions0/11/1
Penalties/Yards6/356/50
Punt Returns/Yards0/01/2
Kick Returns/Yards3/623/65
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/6
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits42
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/12/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 34OWN 26
Time of Possession29:4330:17

Drive Charts

Denver Broncos
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
114:520:46OPP 13313Touchdown
113:510:57OPP 17217Touchdown
111:400:58OPP 403-1Punt
19:065:41OWN 81168Missed FG
10:542:20OWN 20580Touchdown
29:423:03OWN 20732Punt
25:203:32OWN 4839Punt
20:010:01OWN 4510Interception
315:002:43OWN 25568Field Goal
38:503:03OWN 26519Punt
414:114:01OWN 22717Punt
45:022:24OWN 2833Punt
41:250:49OWN 254-4Downs
Tennessee Titans
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
114:060:15OWN 251-8Fumble
112:541:14OWN 30221Fumble
110:421:36OWN 20421Punt
13:252:31OWN 31627Punt
213:343:52OWN 23630Punt
26:391:19OWN 20422Punt
21:481:47OWN 16646Missed FG
312:173:27OWN 25775Touchdown
35:476:36OWN 141359Field Goal
410:105:08OWN 121488Touchdown
42:381:13OWN 23777Touchdown
40:360:36OPP 213-4Game

Game MVP: Phil Simms, Tennessee Titans

Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Derrick Harmon221084.915833
QB Doug Williams4297.25900
RB Paul Palmer242.00400
RB Allen Pinkett133.00300
TennesseeAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Eddie Hunter12413.421210
QB Phil Simms410.25500
RB Michael Clemons341.33700

Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Williams31202544/27022176.5
TennesseeAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Phil Simms52354412/133290112.7

Receiving Statistics

DenverCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Carlos Carson779413.4322220
TE John Thompson566513.005220
RB Derrick Harmon364113.6723190
WR Jimmy Childs131818.004180
FB Dwayne Crutchfield111515.0013150
WR Dwight Collins1255.00050
WR Mark Pattison121111.000110
TE Peyton Earhart1255.00050
RB Allen Pinkett0100.00000
TE Renaldo Hancock0100.00000
TennesseeCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR John Jefferson81111314.1319260
WR Paul Skansi77537.574242
RB Eddie Hunter67579.5020130
TE Pat Dunsmore5107915.8044291
WR Al Toon456416.0027270
TE Rocky Klever223216.006180
WR Sammy White1299.00090
TE Norris Brown111818.0013180
RB Herman Hunter111616.005160
FB Gerald Willhite0500.00000
RB Michael Clemons0100.00000

Interception Statistics

DenverIntsYardsAvgTD
TennesseeIntsYardsAvgTD
DT Garin Veris166.000

Fumble Statistics

DenverFumbRecovForceTD
QB Doug Williams1000
ILB Eugene Lockhart0110
T Lomas Brown0100
S Robert Moore0100
CB Delton Hall0100
S Don Bessillieu0010
OLB Todd Shell0010
TennesseeFumbRecovForceTD
WR John Jefferson1000
QB Phil Simms1000
WR Al Toon1000
DE Elvis Franks0010

Punting Statistics

DenverPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Fulhage625642.735.7513
TennesseePuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Bill Smith419448.538.5542

Kicking Statistics

DenverFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mike Cofer1/20/10/0242/3
TennesseeFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mike Lansford1/21/20/1443/3

Punt Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
TennesseeRetYardsAvgTD
Paul Skansi122.00

Kick Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Jimmy Childs24221.00
Mark Pattison12020.00
TennesseeRetYardsAvgTD
Al Toon36521.70

Defensive Statistics

DenverTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen1120.01953
ILB Eugene Lockhart620.01954
S Dennis Smith610.01953
OLB Todd Shell511.51738
CB Delton Hall500.0932
ILB Jim Eliopulos320.0819
DE Frank Warren210.01539
S Bryan Howard210.01841
DT Richard Tharpe210.01130
S Don Bessillieu200.0519
CB Patrick Allen200.01954
DE Leslie O'Neal110.51750
CB Ed Berry120.01542
OLB Joe Kohlbrand110.0113
RB Derrick Harmon10---------
TennesseeTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Todd Bell710.02835
ILB Kevin Hancock700.02624
CB Richard Johnson630.02835
DT Garin Veris600.02932
S James Griffin510.02527
DE Elvis Franks301.5816
OLB Frank Bush320.0149
CB Terry Jackson300.02935
DE Walt Bowyer211.02631
DE Charles Haley201.02727
DT Eric Williams230.52427
CB Carl Howard200.01424
OLB Hugh Green110.01423
ILB Pepper Johnson110.0511
T Nate Newton10---------
OLB Cam Jacobs010.0129
S Scottie Miller010.037

Pass Rush Statistics

DenverSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Todd Shell1.501038
DE Leslie O'Neal0.503150
DE Frank Warren0.002039
DT Tim Gooch0.002023
DT Richard Tharpe0.002030
CB Ellis Jones0.001010
TennesseeSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Elvis Franks1.500016
DE Walt Bowyer1.001131
DE Charles Haley1.000027
DT Eric Williams0.500027
DT Garin Veris0.001032

Pass Defense Statistics

DenverCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen91053
ILB Eugene Lockhart71054
CB Delton Hall61032
S Dennis Smith40053
S Don Bessillieu20019
DT Tim Gooch10023
ILB Jim Eliopulos10019
S Bryan Howard10041
DT Richard Tharpe10030
CB Patrick Allen10054
OLB Joe Kohlbrand10013
CB Ed Berry10042
TennesseeCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Kevin Hancock40024
CB Terry Jackson32035
S Todd Bell31035
CB Richard Johnson21035
S James Griffin20027
CB Carl Howard20024
OLB Frank Bush2009
OLB Hugh Green10023
DE Walt Bowyer10031
DT Garin Veris00132

Blocking Statistics

DenverKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Bruce Armstrong46029135
C Robert Gradkowski27029035
T Lomas Brown17029035
G Reggie Singletary14029235
G Steve Trapilo01029135
TennesseeKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Ken Jones27019154
C Perry Hartnett22019054
G Todd Peat12019054
T Nate Newton03019054
T Bob Cryder01019154

Special Teams Tackles

DenverTacklesSTPlays
Don Bessillieu221
Robert Moore25
TennesseeTacklesSTPlays
Al Toon214
Herman Hunter116
Javier Wean19

Participation

DenverRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Eugene Lockhart------19541386
CB Patrick Allen------1954477
S Dennis Smith------1953274
OLB Scott Stephen------1953274
T Lomas Brown2935------872
G Reggie Singletary2935------872
G Steve Trapilo2935------872
T Bruce Armstrong2935------872
DE Leslie O'Neal------1750269
QB Doug Williams2935---------64
C Robert Gradkowski2935---------64
RB Derrick Harmon2422------1864
TE John Thompson2733---------60
S Bryan Howard------1841160
WR Carlos Carson2732---------59
CB Ed Berry------1542259
OLB Todd Shell------1738358
DE Frank Warren------1539155
WR Jimmy Childs1616------1648
WR Dwight Collins1519------1448
DT Richard Tharpe------1130546
CB Delton Hall------932546
S Don Bessillieu------5192145
TE Peyton Earhart1112------2245
WR Mark Pattison1418------537
OLB Joe Kohlbrand------1131933
DT Tim Gooch------823132
FB Dwayne Crutchfield58------1629
ILB Jim Eliopulos------819---27
DE Ron Holmes------619126
CB Ellis Jones------1101324
RB Allen Pinkett211---------13
ILB Calvin O'Neal------11911
DE Hal Stephens------1348
C Bennett Sanderson00------88
P Scott Fulhage00------88
K Mike Cofer00------77
S Robert Moore------0055
RB Paul Palmer32---------5
WR Thomas Henley00------55
TE Renaldo Hancock12---------3
DT Tim Johnson------01---1
T Lance Reynolds00---------0
C Kirk Lowdermilk00---------0
G Bill Fralic00---------0
QB Jim Crocicchia00---------0
TennesseeRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Todd Peat1954------679
G Ken Jones1954---------73
T Bob Cryder1954---------73
QB Phil Simms1954---------73
C Perry Hartnett1954---------73
T Nate Newton1954---------73
CB Terry Jackson------2935266
S Todd Bell------2835265
CB Richard Johnson------2835265
TE Pat Dunsmore1646---------62
DT Garin Veris------2932162
WR Al Toon1334------1461
DE Charles Haley------2727761
WR John Jefferson1835------558
DE Walt Bowyer------2631158
WR Paul Skansi929------1856
TE Rocky Klever922------2253
S James Griffin------2527153
DT Eric Williams------2427152
ILB Kevin Hancock------2624---50
FB Gerald Willhite723------1848
RB Eddie Hunter1531---------46
OLB Cam Jacobs------1292041
CB Carl Howard------1424240
OLB Hugh Green------1423138
RB Herman Hunter118------1635
S Scottie Miller------371727
DE Elvis Franks------816226
OLB Frank Bush------149---23
WR Sammy White418---------22
CB Brian Carpenter------131721
DT Tony Colorito------37818
ILB Pepper Johnson------511218
WR Curtis Duncan02------1618
CB Javier Wean------23914
ILB Dwayne Jiles------101112
RB Michael Clemons35---------8
K Mike Lansford00------77
TE Norris Brown07---------7
C Terry Matthews00------66
CB Bruce McNorton------0066
C Rob Monaco00------66
G Lloyd Yancey00------66
T Mark Cochran00------66
P Bill Smith00------66
QB Scott Campbell00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left155.0
Middle251315.2
Right382.7
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left1-4-4.0
Middle14423.0
Right11212.0
None3-4-1.3

Detailed Passing Statistics

DenverAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Williams31202224211
TennesseeAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Phil Simms523561231110

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen434210.5
Short (0-8 Yds)1710955.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)969510.6
Long (19+ Yds)112222.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen63355.8
Short (0-8 Yds)28181465.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)131118113.9
Long (19+ Yds)537915.8

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DenverTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Carlos Carson77094132
TE John Thompson65065133
RB Derrick Harmon63041022
WR Jimmy Childs31118016
WR Dwight Collins2105019
WR Mark Pattison21111018
TE Peyton Earhart2105012
FB Dwayne Crutchfield1101508
RB Allen Pinkett1000011
TE Renaldo Hancock100002
TennesseeTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR John Jefferson1180113235
TE Pat Dunsmore105079246
WR Paul Skansi77053129
RB Eddie Hunter76057031
FB Gerald Willhite5020023
WR Al Toon54064134
WR Sammy White2109018
TE Rocky Klever22032022
TE Norris Brown1101807
RB Herman Hunter11016018
RB Michael Clemons100005

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Derrick Harmon4164.004.91
QB Doug Williams177.007.25
TennesseeAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Eddie Hunter133.003.42

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Williams42246.008.19
TennesseeAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Phil Simms74243.438.48

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DenverTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Carlos Carson111313.0013.43
RB Derrick Harmon111111.006.83
WR Dwight Collins1000.002.50
TE Peyton Earhart1000.002.50
TennesseeTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR John Jefferson2000.0010.27
TE Pat Dunsmore2110.507.90
WR Paul Skansi22105.007.57
RB Eddie Hunter111313.008.14

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DenverRushesConversions
QB Doug Williams10
RB Allen Pinkett10
TennesseeRushesConversions
QB Phil Simms10

Third Down Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompConversions
Doug Williams953
TennesseeAttCompConversions
Phil Simms1387

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DenverTargCatchConversions
WR Jimmy Childs211
TE John Thompson110
WR Carlos Carson110
FB Dwayne Crutchfield111
WR Dwight Collins100
WR Mark Pattison111
RB Allen Pinkett100
TE Renaldo Hancock100
TennesseeTargCatchConversions
TE Pat Dunsmore422
WR John Jefferson333
FB Gerald Willhite200
WR Paul Skansi221
WR Sammy White100
TE Norris Brown111

SectionAttendance
Stadium68,900 (71,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,900 (21,000)
End Zone14,900 (15,100)
Mezzanine8,600 (8,700)
Sideline Seats12,800 (13,400)
Club Seats7,800 (7,800)
Luxury Boxes4,900 (5,000)