Week 3, 1987

played in Detroit, MI

68 degrees, rain, 15 mph wind

New York Giants0000-0
Detroit Lions7333-16

Scoring Summary
1Q: 07:06 DET - Van Williams 8 run (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
2Q: 00:03 DET - Chester Jacobsen 24 field goal
3Q: 01:11 DET - Chester Jacobsen 51 field goal
4Q: 10:15 DET - Chester Jacobsen 39 field goal

Team StatisticsNYKDET
Record1-22-1
First Downs921
- by Rushing311
- by Passing59
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards235389
- Offensive Plays5677
- Yards per Play4.205.05
Net Rushing Yards53230
- Rushing Attempts1344
- Yards per Rush4.085.23
Net Passing Yards182159
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt43 - 23 - 132 - 21 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards182164
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/01/5
- Yards per Pass Play4.234.82
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions3/155/16
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.95.8
4th Down Conversions0/20/0
Penalties/Yards8/605/30
Punt Returns/Yards2/235/47
Kick Returns/Yards4/950/0
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits03
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/01/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 25OWN 28
Time of Possession22:4237:18

Drive Charts

New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:26OWN 27424Punt
17:001:05OWN 3639Punt
11:513:51OWN 20812Punt
210:504:01OWN 20731Punt
23:121:57OWN 20640Interception
311:572:00OWN 2443Punt
38:011:04OWN 373-3Punt
35:291:57OWN 20520Punt
31:061:13OWN 2936Punt
410:072:15OWN 3939Punt
44:311:51OWN 31618Downs
42:060:39OWN 2046Downs
Detroit Lions
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:345:34OWN 181282Touchdown
15:554:04OWN 23834Punt
213:002:10OWN 24524Punt
26:493:37OWN 1949Punt
21:151:15OWN 33660Field Goal
315:003:03OWN 25625Punt
39:571:56OWN 293-5Punt
36:571:28OWN 3537Punt
33:322:26OWN 28738Field Goal
414:534:46OWN 21857Field Goal
47:523:21OWN 3522Punt
42:400:34OPP 4932Punt
41:271:27OPP 2634Game

Game MVP: Van Williams, Detroit Lions

Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette12423.503620
QB Ken O'Brien11111.001110
DetroitAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Van Williams271937.153781
RB Randy McMillan10-2-0.20300
QB Scott Lindquist6366.00900
FB Amos Lawrence133.00300

Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ken O'Brien43231820/0038154.6
DetroitAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Scott Lindquist32211641/5018078.1

Receiving Statistics

New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Robert Lavette79355.00170
WR Mark Jackson713385.433140
WR Ken Margerum488020.0034380
TE Johnathan Diblasio37217.00290
WR Stacy Robinson2384.00050
WR Danny Greene0200.00000
TE Phillip Sexton0100.00000
DetroitCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Daryl Turner58459.004150
WR Dennis McKinnon48358.755170
WR Karl Powe45317.757150
RB Van Williams34134.3311110
FB Amos Lawrence2263.00030
TE Clarence Kay232512.504180
TE Damone Johnson1199.00090
TE Tony Davis0100.00000

Interception Statistics

New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD
DetroitIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB Curtis Stowers100.000

Fumble Statistics

New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
DetroitFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black938442.737.4536
DetroitPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Earnest Lucas840450.535.1582

Kicking Statistics

New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
DetroitFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chester Jacobsen3/31/11/1511/1

Punt Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Leonard Smith22311.50
DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Curt Pardridge5479.40

Kick Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Michael Harper49523.80
DetroitRetYardsAvgTD

Defensive Statistics

New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Alvin Toles1230.04133
CB Lloyd Burruss910.04433
ILB John Offerdahl840.04433
S Thomas Everett710.04433
DT Glen Collins520.03328
DE Jeff Bryant420.54433
DT Tom Baldwin410.02714
S Rick Woods360.04433
CB Leonard Smith300.02221
DT Scott Garnett210.02824
CB Raymond Polk210.04230
OLB Bobby Bell200.042
OLB Brent Moore200.035
RB Robert Lavette10---------
OLB June James100.02011
DE Christopher Montgomery010.557
DE Larry Roberts010.03120
DetroitTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Greg Lloyd700.01324
ILB John Rade410.0014
CB Jafus White400.0227
CB Wanye Smith400.0825
ILB Garry Cobb330.01329
S Rodney Bellinger320.01343
DT Mike Stensrud300.0735
CB Andre Waters210.01342
S Brett Maxie200.01228
DE Sam Clancy100.0325
OLB Curtis Stowers100.0417
DE Jim Jeffcoat100.01118
S Elbert Shelley100.0013
DT Brad White010.0729

Pass Rush Statistics

New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jeff Bryant0.501433
DE Christopher Montgomery0.50007
DT Glen Collins0.011028
OLB June James0.002111
DT Tom Baldwin0.001014
DT Scott Garnett0.001024
DetroitSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Mike Stensrud0.021035
DE Sean McNanie0.012025
DT Brad White0.001129
DE Bill Acker0.001020

Pass Defense Statistics

New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Alvin Toles60033
CB Lloyd Burruss50033
ILB John Offerdahl32033
S Thomas Everett20033
DT Glen Collins11028
CB Leonard Smith10021
OLB Bobby Bell1002
OLB June James10011
OLB Brent Moore1005
DetroitCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Jafus White41027
CB Wanye Smith40025
ILB John Rade40014
ILB Garry Cobb31029
CB Andre Waters21042
OLB Greg Lloyd20024
S Brett Maxie11028
DT Mike Stensrud10035
DE Sam Clancy10025
S Elbert Shelley10013
CB Reyna Thompson01036
OLB Curtis Stowers00117

Blocking Statistics

New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Eric Sanders12013043
C James Campen12013043
T Harry Swayne03013043
T Luis Sharpe02013043
G Joe Levelis02013043
TE Johnathan Diblasio01010041
DetroitKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Kevin Belcher313044133
G Steve Sybeldon36044033
C Jim Sweeney35018016
T Sal Cerario22044033
T Daryle Smith16044033
FB Amos Lawrence12021010
G Joe Bostic04026017

Special Teams Tackles

New YorkTacklesSTPlays
June James223
Leonard Smith221
Joe Levelis19
DetroitTacklesSTPlays
Lionel Vital225
Andre Waters222
Reyna Thompson113
Daryl Turner16

Participation

New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Alvin Toles------41331589
CB Raymond Polk------42301587
CB Lloyd Burruss------4433380
DE Jeff Bryant------4433380
S Rick Woods------4433380
ILB John Offerdahl------4433380
S Thomas Everett------4433380
DT Glen Collins------33281172
G Joe Levelis1343------965
T Harry Swayne1343------965
CB Leonard Smith------22212164
WR Stacy Robinson1243------459
G Eric Sanders1343---------56
T Luis Sharpe1343---------56
QB Ken O'Brien1343---------56
C James Campen1343---------56
WR Ken Margerum1342---------55
DT Scott Garnett------2824254
RB Robert Lavette1340------154
OLB June James------20112354
DE Larry Roberts------3120152
TE Johnathan Diblasio1041---------51
WR Mark Jackson837------449
DT Tom Baldwin------2714142
TE Dale Woodson34------2229
RB Danny Bradley10------2223
S Anthony Young------301316
WR Michael Harper10------1314
DE Christopher Montgomery------57113
DE Darius Cook------30811
C Collin Bailen00------99
P Mike Black00------99
OLB Larry Station------0099
G Stan Parker00------99
T Brian Williams00------99
OLB Bobby Bell------4228
WR Danny Greene03------58
OLB Brent Moore------35---8
S Gary Hunt------0088
TE Phillip Sexton35---------8
CB Hanford Dixon------23---5
RB Marcus Dupree10------45
K Don McAulay00------11
QB Rob Patton00---------0
RB Dana Wright00---------0
WR Jeremiah Rogers00---------0
DetroitRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Daryle Smith4433------1592
T Sal Cerario4433------1188
RB Van Williams3229------2586
G Steve Sybeldon4433------380
QB Scott Lindquist4433---------77
C Kevin Belcher4433---------77
CB Andre Waters------13422277
WR Daryl Turner3529------670
TE Clarence Kay3830---------68
CB Reyna Thompson------12361361
WR Dennis McKinnon3425---------59
S Rodney Bellinger------1343---56
G Joe Bostic2617------1154
ILB Garry Cobb------13291052
DT Mike Stensrud------735951
OLB Greg Lloyd------13241249
S Brett Maxie------1228---40
DT Brad White------729---36
DE Sean McNanie------225936
WR Karl Powe2015---------35
C Jim Sweeney1816---------34
DE Bill Acker------1320---33
CB Wanye Smith------825---33
FB Amos Lawrence2110---------31
CB Jafus White------227130
TE Tony Davis1614---------30
DE Jim Jeffcoat------1118---29
DE Sam Clancy------325---28
DT William Devane------919---28
S Elbert Shelley------0131427
RB Lionel Vital00------2525
OLB Gregg Carr------012223
OLB Curtis Stowers------417---21
TE Damone Johnson99------119
RB Randy McMillan124---------16
WR Kitrick Taylor00------1616
ILB John Rade------014---14
WR Curt Pardridge30------1013
P Earnest Lucas00------1111
C Elias Carter00------1111
G Nick Haden00------1111
K Chester Jacobsen00------77
S Mo Hamiter------12---3
ILB Jeff Schuh------01---1
QB Jack Trudeau00---------0
OLB Gary Spann------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left200.0
Middle7628.9
Right4-9-2.3
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left121048.7
Middle23803.5
Right8486.0
None1-2-2.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ken O'Brien43232065511
DetroitAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Scott Lindquist32210103650

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen54163.2
Short (0-8 Yds)3016993.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)72294.1
Long (19+ Yds)113838.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen43133.3
Short (0-8 Yds)1812754.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)106767.6
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mark Jackson137238037
RB Robert Lavette97035040
WR Ken Margerum84280242
TE Johnathan Diblasio73121041
WR Stacy Robinson3208043
WR Danny Greene200003
TE Phillip Sexton101005
DetroitTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Dennis McKinnon84035025
WR Daryl Turner85045029
WR Karl Powe54031015
RB Van Williams43013029
TE Clarence Kay32025030
FB Amos Lawrence2206010
TE Damone Johnson110909
TE Tony Davis1000014

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
DetroitAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Van Williams2189.007.15
QB Scott Lindquist273.506.00
RB Randy McMillan1-1-1.00-0.20

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
DetroitAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Scott Lindquist1000.005.13

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
DetroitTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Tony Davis1000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New YorkRushesConversions
DetroitRushesConversions
RB Van Williams62
RB Randy McMillan11
QB Scott Lindquist10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompConversions
Ken O'Brien15103
DetroitAttCompConversions
Scott Lindquist742

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargCatchConversions
RB Robert Lavette540
WR Mark Jackson530
WR Ken Margerum211
TE Johnathan Diblasio211
WR Stacy Robinson111
DetroitTargCatchConversions
RB Van Williams320
WR Daryl Turner322
WR Dennis McKinnon100

SectionAttendance
Stadium70,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)