Week 5, 1987

played in New Jersey, NJ

57 degrees, fair, 8 mph wind

New England Patriots7303-13
New Jersey Jets14076-27

Scoring Summary
1Q: 13:38 NJY - Bill Brooks 20 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
1Q: 08:40 NED - Elliot Diaz 2 run (John Carney extra point)
1Q: 00:04 NJY - Steve Young 3 run (Al Del Greco extra point)
2Q: 00:09 NED - John Carney 52 field goal
3Q: 13:19 NJY - Derrick Franklin recovered blocked punt in end zone (Al Del Greco extra point)
4Q: 14:55 NED - John Carney 27 field goal
4Q: 08:37 NJY - Al Del Greco 30 field goal
4Q: 02:38 NJY - Al Del Greco 44 field goal

Team StatisticsNEDNJY
Record2-32-3
First Downs1312
- by Rushing76
- by Passing66
- by Penalty00
Total Net Yards249271
- Offensive Plays6653
- Yards per Play3.775.11
Net Rushing Yards11166
- Rushing Attempts2928
- Yards per Rush3.832.36
Net Passing Yards138205
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt33 - 18 - 025 - 18 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards161205
- Sacks/Yards Lost4/230/0
- Yards per Pass Play3.738.20
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions4/162/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.87.7
4th Down Conversions0/10/0
Penalties/Yards4/302/19
Punt Returns/Yards1/-31/9
Kick Returns/Yards4/692/53
Interception Ret./Yards1/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits22
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/11/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 25OWN 35
Time of Possession30:5629:04

Drive Charts

New England Patriots
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:234:53OWN 22978Touchdown
15:581:42OWN 2630Punt
215:006:44OWN 201343Punt
26:542:12OWN 29426Punt
21:521:11OWN 43518Missed FG
20:230:22OPP 4227Field Goal
315:001:55OWN 2634Punt
313:051:27OWN 253-12Punt
310:300:59OWN 2033Punt
37:451:37OWN 203-1Punt
33:594:12OWN 20870Field Goal
412:351:47OWN 63-2Punt
48:291:51OWN 213-2Punt
42:330:47OWN 2547Downs
New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:37OWN 25375Touchdown
18:302:32OWN 3438Punt
14:164:16OWN 40860Touchdown
28:161:22OWN 235Punt
24:422:50OWN 7512Punt
20:410:18OWN 4620Interception
20:010:01OWN 251-1Half
311:381:08OWN 4239Punt
39:311:46OWN 14440Punt
36:082:09OWN 4039Punt
414:472:12OWN 4835Punt
410:482:19OPP 33520Field Goal
46:384:05OWN 43730Field Goal
41:461:46OPP 323-1Missed FG

Game MVP: Jim Burt, New Jersey Jets

Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Ottis Anderson11474.271710
RB Alvin Moore7405.713710
QB Elliot Diaz750.71901
WR Larry Mucker294.50800
FB Rick Parros111.00100
QB Jeff Hostetler199.00900
New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Earl Campbell13191.461110
QB Steve Young9252.781611
RB D.J. Dozier6223.67900

Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Elliot Diaz32171133/17021061.1
Jeff Hostetler11481/60480118.8
New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Young25182050/0139192.9

Receiving Statistics

New EnglandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Jerry Rice69376.171190
RB Alvin Moore35165.3311120
TE Mark Boyer353712.3316210
WR Elmo Boyd255125.500480
WR Larry Mucker22105.00050
RB Ottis Anderson23105.00080
WR Darnell Powell0100.00000
FB Rick Parros0100.00000
TE Greg Baty0200.00000
New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Buster Rhymes61112520.8360390
WR Doug Allen44389.502180
RB Earl Campbell34-1-0.33030
TE Fred Cornwell22178.503100
RB D.J. Dozier2263.00040
WR Bill Brooks122020.0019201

Interception Statistics

New EnglandIntsYardsAvgTD
S Bobby Kemp100.000
New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

New EnglandFumbRecovForceTD
New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD
CB Derrick Franklin0001

Punting Statistics

New EnglandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jim McCann932636.235.2572
New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez730443.435.3511

Kicking Statistics

New EnglandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
John Carney2/31/21/2521/1
New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco2/31/20/1443/3

Punt Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Darnell Powell1-3-3.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Willie Marshall199.00

Kick Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Rod Jones35518.30
Darnell Powell11414.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Doug Allen25326.50

Defensive Statistics

New EnglandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Chris Washington640.02317
ILB Frank Manumaleuga620.02117
S Ken Hillis600.02316
CB Fred Marion500.02723
DE Fred Stokes400.02622
OLB Duane Bickett310.01410
CB David Williams300.0712
DT John Goodman230.02418
S Bobby Kemp210.02317
ILB Hal Garner200.047
DE Mike Gann110.02117
DE Andre Townsend100.058
CB Rod Jones100.01611
S Tom Pridemore010.059
CB Dwayne Woodruff010.02523
DT Doug Smith010.02823
New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
DE Jim Burt812.02334
CB Gardner Williams610.02935
S Tiger Greene530.02936
OLB Mike Weingrad520.02737
ILB Kevin Murphy510.02621
CB Mark Murphy330.02330
S Theodis Windham310.02537
DT Jeff Shaw211.01617
OLB George Andrews220.02423
ILB Bobby Leopold210.0920
CB Derrick Franklin200.0823
CB Marshall Bradbury200.046
OLB Casey Tidwell101.0516
DE Tony Elliott110.02628
RB Earl Campbell10---------
DE Tyrone Brock100.083
S Adam Hinds100.020
OLB Jim Ellis100.020
CB Kevin Walker010.01314

Pass Rush Statistics

New EnglandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Chris Washington0.001017
DT Doug Smith0.000123
New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jim Burt2.001034
DT Jeff Shaw1.000117
OLB Casey Tidwell1.000116
OLB Mike Weingrad0.011037
DE Tony Elliott0.002028

Pass Defense Statistics

New EnglandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB David Williams31012
ILB Frank Manumaleuga31017
OLB Duane Bickett30010
S Ken Hillis20016
CB Fred Marion20023
OLB Chris Washington20017
ILB Hal Garner2007
S Bobby Kemp10117
S Mike Reinfeldt0108
New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Mike Weingrad40037
S Theodis Windham32037
CB Gardner Williams31035
S Tiger Greene21036
OLB George Andrews20023
CB Derrick Franklin11023
ILB Bobby Leopold10020
CB Marshall Bradbury1006
ILB Kevin Murphy10021
DE Jim Burt01034
CB Kevin Walker01014

Blocking Statistics

New EnglandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Nathan Henderson29029037
G Randy Cross25029237
G Joe Fields25029037
T Dean Steinkuhler13029237
T Shaquille Jonas13029037
FB Rick Parros0107010
TE Mark Boyer01026034
New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Dan Alexander35128025
G Tom Thayer15028025
T Irv Eatman11028025
TE Ken Whisenhunt110604
T Harvey Salem06028025
C Steve Sylvester03028025
TE Fred Cornwell01028022

Special Teams Tackles

New EnglandTacklesSTPlays
Mike Reinfeldt129
Otis Wilson126
Jerry Rice113
New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
Earl Campbell314
Ken Whisenhunt129
John Williams129

Participation

New EnglandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Joe Fields2937------1278
G Randy Cross2937------1278
T Shaquille Jonas2937------1278
T Dean Steinkuhler2937------1278
WR Jerry Rice2632------1371
C Nathan Henderson2937---------66
WR Elmo Boyd2735---------62
TE Mark Boyer2634------262
DT Doug Smith------28231061
QB Elliot Diaz2635---------61
TE Greg Baty1017------2754
CB Fred Marion------2723353
CB Dwayne Woodruff------2523351
DE Fred Stokes------2622351
DT John Goodman------2418143
S Mike Reinfeldt------582942
S Bobby Kemp------2317---40
OLB Chris Washington------2317---40
CB David Williams------7122039
S Ken Hillis------2316---39
ILB Frank Manumaleuga------2117---38
DE Mike Gann------2117---38
FB Rick Parros710------2037
WR Larry Mucker1415------736
RB Alvin Moore1319------234
CB Rod Jones------1611633
WR Darnell Powell64------2030
DE Terry Beeson------8121030
RB Ottis Anderson1316---------29
OLB Otis Wilson------112628
OLB Duane Bickett------1410327
S Tom Pridemore------59721
RB Michael Gunter00------2020
WR Weegie Thompson21------1619
ILB Jerry Muckensturm------111315
DE Andre Townsend------58215
ILB Hal Garner------47314
P Jim McCann00------1212
C K.C. Hoffman00------1212
CB Donnie Elder------13711
K John Carney00------77
QB Jeff Hostetler32---------5
TE Robert Awalt12---------3
T Jackie Slater00---------0
C Bill Bryan00---------0
G David Diaz-Infante00---------0
New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Tiger Greene------2936570
CB Mark Murphy------23301467
OLB Mike Weingrad------2737367
CB Gardner Williams------2935367
S Theodis Windham------2537365
TE Fred Cornwell2822------1161
DE Jim Burt------2334259
DE Tony Elliott------2628155
C Steve Sylvester2825---------53
G Dan Alexander2825---------53
G Tom Thayer2825---------53
T Irv Eatman2825---------53
T Harvey Salem2825---------53
QB Steve Young2825---------53
WR Bill Brooks2824---------52
CB Derrick Franklin------8232051
WR Buster Rhymes2525---------50
OLB Casey Tidwell------5162950
RB Earl Campbell2014------1448
OLB George Andrews------2423---47
ILB Kevin Murphy------2621---47
WR Doug Allen2018------442
DT Jeff Shaw------1617942
TE Ken Whisenhunt64------2939
FB John Williams45------2938
RB D.J. Dozier811------1938
ILB Bobby Leopold------920332
DT Scott Cooper------1316332
CB Kevin Walker------1314---27
WR Nate Spadaford01------2223
DE Tyrone Brock------83920
TE Kevin Starks10------1920
WR Willie Marshall01------1920
S Adam Hinds------201719
DE Wes Dove------311317
ILB Danny Lockett------401317
T Ted Albrecht00------1010
C Karl Kramer00------1010
CB Marshall Bradbury------46---10
G Dave Heffernan00------1010
P Ruben Rodriguez00------1010
K Al Del Greco00------99
OLB Jim Ellis------20---2
QB Dennis Sproul00---------0
QB Joe Dufek00---------0
DT Dixon McPhee------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3-4-1.3
Middle17875.1
Right9283.1
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left4-1-0.3
Middle14604.3
Right891.1
None2-2-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Elliot Diaz32171127410
Jeff Hostetler111000010
New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Young25184023111

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)1810683.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)94414.6
Long (19+ Yds)314816.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen75253.6
Short (0-8 Yds)1191069.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)53459.0
Long (19+ Yds)212914.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Jerry Rice96037032
WR Elmo Boyd52051135
RB Alvin Moore53016019
TE Mark Boyer53137134
RB Ottis Anderson32010016
WR Larry Mucker22010015
TE Greg Baty2000017
WR Darnell Powell101004
FB Rick Parros1000010
New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes1162125325
RB Earl Campbell430-1014
WR Doug Allen44038018
TE Fred Cornwell22017022
WR Bill Brooks21020124
RB D.J. Dozier2206011

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Alvin Moore210.505.71
QB Elliot Diaz263.000.71
New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Steve Young4133.252.78
RB Earl Campbell200.001.46

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Elliot Diaz1000.003.53
New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Young212010.008.20

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Jerry Rice1000.004.11
New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Buster Rhymes1000.0011.36
WR Bill Brooks112020.0010.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New EnglandRushesConversions
RB Ottis Anderson21
New JerseyRushesConversions
QB Steve Young20
RB D.J. Dozier21
RB Earl Campbell10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompConversions
Elliot Diaz1042
Jeff Hostetler111
New JerseyAttCompConversions
Steve Young751

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargCatchConversions
RB Alvin Moore321
WR Jerry Rice321
WR Elmo Boyd211
FB Rick Parros100
TE Mark Boyer100
TE Greg Baty100
New JerseyTargCatchConversions
WR Buster Rhymes211
RB D.J. Dozier220
TE Fred Cornwell110
WR Doug Allen110
WR Bill Brooks100

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)