Week 5, 1987

played in Green Bay, WI

69 degrees, fair, 7 mph wind

New Orleans Saints0707-14
Green Bay Packers76136-32

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:05 GBY - Pete Holohan 3 pass from Mike Tomczak (Jim Gallery extra point)
2Q: 13:15 NOS - Earnest Byner 9 pass from John Elway (Rex Robinson extra point)
2Q: 04:40 GBY - Jim Gallery 28 field goal
2Q: 01:23 GBY - Jim Gallery 22 field goal
3Q: 11:12 GBY - Buford McGee 87 run (Jim Gallery extra point failed)
3Q: 02:24 GBY - Gary Rolle 29 pass from Mike Tomczak (Jim Gallery extra point)
4Q: 13:31 GBY - Julius Dawkins 2 pass from Mike Tomczak (Jim Gallery extra point failed)
4Q: 12:23 NOS - Earnest Byner 20 pass from John Elway (Rex Robinson extra point)

Team StatisticsNOSGBY
Record0-51-4
First Downs2120
- by Rushing39
- by Passing1610
- by Penalty21
Total Net Yards376386
- Offensive Plays6572
- Yards per Play5.785.36
Net Rushing Yards49173
- Rushing Attempts1439
- Yards per Rush3.504.44
Net Passing Yards327213
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt47 - 27 - 132 - 17 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards351218
- Sacks/Yards Lost4/241/5
- Yards per Pass Play6.416.45
Fumbles/Lost6/42/0
3rd Down Conversions1/126/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down9.35.5
4th Down Conversions2/40/0
Penalties/Yards5/296/49
Punt Returns/Yards5/312/14
Kick Returns/Yards5/893/68
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits34
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 31
Time of Possession26:2833:32

Drive Charts

New Orleans Saints
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
19:582:56OWN 25525Punt
14:171:48OWN 37352Fumble
11:343:29OWN 44856Touchdown
24:331:44OWN 2031Punt
21:170:47OWN 343-3Punt
315:001:56OWN 25412Punt
310:532:06OWN 16425Interception
38:003:04OWN 5534Punt
32:131:22OWN 19420Fumble
413:211:12OWN 30270Touchdown
410:413:43OWN 51567Downs
44:282:33OWN 291037Downs
Green Bay Packers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:005:02OWN 331167Touchdown
17:022:45OWN 10515Punt
12:290:55OWN 1138Punt
213:058:32OWN 321557Field Goal
22:491:32OWN 37558Field Goal
20:300:30OWN 71-1Half
313:042:11OWN 3497Touchdown
38:470:47OPP 4638Punt
34:560:55OWN 113-2Punt
34:011:48OPP 43443Touchdown
30:512:30OPP 39739Touchdown
412:091:28OWN 2339Punt
46:582:30OWN 283-9Punt
41:550:41OWN 3432Punt
41:141:14OPP 242-6Game

Game MVP: Mike Tomczak, Green Bay Packers

Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Earnest Byner7344.861020
RB Butch Woolfork300.00200
QB John Elway3165.33800
WR Chester Cooper1-1-1.00-100
Green BayAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Buford McGee241496.218711
RB Terrence Flagler750.71300
QB Mike Tomczak3196.331510
RB Ron Wolfley2-6-3.00-300
RB Chuck Banks210.50200
WR Ricky Nichols155.00500

Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
John Elway47273514/24250186.4
Green BayAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Tomczak32172181/53400106.0

Receiving Statistics

New OrleansCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Chester Cooper111515714.2751470
RB Earnest Byner71410314.7182502
TE Chris Combs39165.335110
RB Butch Woolfork23168.000100
TE Tony Hunter112121.000210
FB Patrick Shepard1122.00020
TE Mark Bavaro111616.008160
WR James Maness122020.0011200
WR Kenny Randle0100.00000
Green BayCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Pete Holohan5136513.0032321
TE Jay Carroll34196.33080
WR Craig White354916.3328290
WR Julius Dawkins2510.50021
RB Buford McGee121111.000110
RB Ron Wolfley1144.00140
WR Gary Rolle112929.000291
RB Terrence Flagler114040.0038400

Interception Statistics

New OrleansIntsYardsAvgTD
Green BayIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Mel Owens100.000

Fumble Statistics

New OrleansFumbRecovForceTD
WR Kenny Randle3000
WR Chester Cooper2000
QB John Elway1000
RB Earnest Byner0110
DT Warren Lyles0100
DE Byron Darby0010
Green BayFumbRecovForceTD
RB Jeremiah Bryant1000
QB Mike Tomczak1000
S Bryan Hicks0200
C Randy Rasmussen0100
DE Alphonso Carreker0100
G John Rienstra0100
T Doug Riesenberg0100
TE Pete Holohan0030
CB Albert Lewis0010
OLB Billy Cannon0010
DT Greg Kragen0010

Punting Statistics

New OrleansPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Hubach526853.650.8624
Green BayPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jeffrey Jennings733447.743.3633

Kicking Statistics

New OrleansFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Rex Robinson0/00/00/002/2
Green BayFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jim Gallery2/20/00/0282/4

Punt Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Kenny Randle5316.20
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD
Jeremiah Bryant2147.00

Kick Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Roland James58917.80
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD
Craig White36822.70

Defensive Statistics

New OrleansTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Seth Joyner1120.03832
CB Carl Lee710.03223
S Roland James520.03322
ILB Steve Busick500.01811
DT Lester Hancock310.03025
CB Jeff Sanchez310.03733
DT Dave Puzzuoli300.01612
DT Warren Lyles220.01819
DE Doug Reed210.03527
S Chris Williams200.01215
CB Ricky Smith200.02121
CB Ernest Gibson200.03325
ILB Sam Anno200.01821
DE Byron Darby120.52423
OLB Darryl Talley110.02422
TE Chris Combs10---------
DT Donald Chumley100.01512
OLB Calvin Daniels010.556
OLB Tim Green020.032
DE Jason Buck020.01712
Green BayTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Tory Nixon601.01349
ILB Mel Owens610.01337
S Clinton Burrell500.01336
OLB Pat Swilling500.01337
CB Rod Woodson420.01451
ILB Jackie Shipp410.0530
CB Albert Lewis400.0925
OLB Bob Harris211.01451
CB Roland Mitchell210.0112
DE Richard Byrd111.0325
DE Alphonso Carreker101.01340
OLB Billy Cannon100.0112
DT Greg Kragen100.01339
S Mike Zordich040.01451
S Bryan Hicks010.0215
DE Kevin Fagan010.0710

Pass Rush Statistics

New OrleansSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Byron Darby0.501023
OLB Calvin Daniels0.50006
DT Donald Chumley0.011012
CB Ricky Smith0.010021
DT Lester Hancock0.001025
Green BaySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Alphonso Carreker1.013040
DE Richard Byrd1.001125
OLB Bob Harris1.000051
CB Tory Nixon1.000049
ILB Mel Owens0.001137
DT Greg Kragen0.001039

Pass Defense Statistics

New OrleansCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Seth Joyner73032
CB Carl Lee50023
CB Ernest Gibson20025
S Roland James10022
DT Donald Chumley10012
ILB Sam Anno10021
CB Jeff Sanchez03033
S Chris Williams01015
DE Doug Reed01027
Green BayCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Tory Nixon51049
CB Albert Lewis42025
OLB Pat Swilling40037
S Clinton Burrell31036
ILB Jackie Shipp30030
ILB Mel Owens21137
OLB Billy Cannon20012
CB Rod Woodson20051
CB Roland Mitchell20012
OLB Bob Harris02051
OLB Tom Cousineau0102

Blocking Statistics

New OrleansKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jeff Toews25014050
G Kurt Peterson13014151
C Paul Tabor02014151
T Dean Miraldi01014151
T Tootie Robbins00014151
Green BayKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Joe Dooley38039033
G John Rienstra36039133
T Greg Robinson36039033
G Sean Ferrell27139033
T Doug Riesenberg18039033
TE Andy Parker0101108

Special Teams Tackles

New OrleansTacklesSTPlays
Tim Green222
Chris Williams119
Earnest Byner115
Darryl Talley110
Steve Tasker18
Green BayTacklesSTPlays
Pete Holohan324
Sean Ferrell216
Bryan Hicks122
Julius Dawkins117
Albert Lewis115
John Rienstra19
Mike Zordich17

Participation

New OrleansRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Chris Combs1450------2286
WR Chester Cooper1448------1779
RB Earnest Byner1146------1572
CB Jeff Sanchez------3733272
OLB Seth Joyner------3832272
C Paul Tabor1451------570
DE Doug Reed------3527870
G Kurt Peterson1451---------65
T Dean Miraldi1451---------65
T Tootie Robbins1451---------65
QB John Elway1451---------65
C Jeff Toews1450---------64
S Roland James------3322762
CB Carl Lee------3223762
CB Ricky Smith------21211961
CB Ernest Gibson------3325260
DT Lester Hancock------3025257
OLB Darryl Talley------24221056
ILB Sam Anno------18211655
WR Kenny Randle924------1750
DE Byron Darby------2423249
WR James Maness1037---------47
S Chris Williams------12151946
DT Warren Lyles------1819946
FB Patrick Shepard216------1735
ILB Steve Busick------1811---29
DE Jason Buck------1712---29
DT Dave Puzzuoli------1612---28
DT Donald Chumley------1512---27
OLB Tim Green------322227
TE Tony Hunter419---------23
TE Mark Bavaro310---------13
OLB Calvin Daniels------56112
RB Butch Woolfork35---------8
WR Steve Tasker00------88
RB Freeman McNeil00------77
T Gary Kowalski01------56
P Mike Hubach00------55
C Joshua George00------55
T Brian Blados00------55
G Jeff Bregel00------55
K Rex Robinson00------33
G Cameron Augustyniak00---------0
QB Rusty Hilger00---------0
WR Haywood Jeffires00---------0
Green BayRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Pete Holohan3933------2496
G Sean Ferrell3933------1688
G John Rienstra3933------981
T Greg Robinson3933------981
T Doug Riesenberg3933------981
C Joe Dooley3933---------72
QB Mike Tomczak3933---------72
S Mike Zordich------1451772
WR Julius Dawkins2625------1768
OLB Bob Harris------1451---65
CB Rod Woodson------1451---65
CB Tory Nixon------1349163
RB Buford McGee2715------1759
DE Alphonso Carreker------1340---53
WR Ricky Nichols2825---------53
DT Greg Kragen------1339---52
ILB Mel Owens------1337151
OLB Pat Swilling------1337---50
S Clinton Burrell------1336---49
CB Albert Lewis------9251549
S Bryan Hicks------2152239
TE Jay Carroll1819---------37
ILB Jackie Shipp------530---35
DE Les Miller------527---32
WR Craig White1414------331
DE Richard Byrd------325---28
OLB Tom Cousineau------022224
RB Jeremiah Bryant00------2424
WR Gary Rolle149---------23
DE Kevin Fagan------710522
TE Andy Parker118---------19
RB Terrence Flagler126---------18
DT Rod Saddler------112518
RB Ron Wolfley410---------14
OLB Billy Cannon------112---13
CB Roland Mitchell------112---13
WR Jesse Bendross00------1010
C Ian Barrientos00------99
P Jeffrey Jennings00------99
K Jim Gallery00------99
C Randy Rasmussen00------77
ILB Marcus Del Barco------0077
CB Bruce Plummer------0077
RB Chuck Banks21---------3
QB Scott Brunner00---------0
T Ellis Gardner00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left8202.5
Middle6294.8
Right000.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left910812.0
Middle19321.7
Right10353.5
None1-2-2.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
John Elway47277138621
Green BayAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Tomczak32174118300

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen146896.4
Short (0-8 Yds)20121135.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)117817.4
Long (19+ Yds)226834.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen424411.0
Short (0-8 Yds)1911975.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)62406.7
Long (19+ Yds)323712.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Chester Cooper15110157348
RB Earnest Byner1471103246
TE Chris Combs93216050
RB Butch Woolfork3201605
WR James Maness21020137
WR Kenny Randle1000024
TE Tony Hunter11021119
FB Patrick Shepard1102016
TE Mark Bavaro11016010
Green BayTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Pete Holohan135165133
WR Julius Dawkins5201025
WR Craig White53049114
TE Jay Carroll43019019
RB Buford McGee21011015
RB Ron Wolfley1104010
WR Gary Rolle1102919
RB Terrence Flagler1104016

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB John Elway144.005.33
RB Earnest Byner155.004.86
Green BayAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Buford McGee6223.676.21
RB Terrence Flagler200.000.71

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
John Elway63406.677.47
Green BayAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Tomczak7381.146.81

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
RB Earnest Byner32299.677.36
WR Kenny Randle1000.000.00
WR Chester Cooper111111.0010.47
WR James Maness1000.0010.00
Green BayTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Pete Holohan4130.755.00
WR Julius Dawkins2121.000.20
TE Jay Carroll1133.004.75

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New OrleansRushesConversions
QB John Elway10
Green BayRushesConversions
RB Ron Wolfley20
RB Terrence Flagler22

Third Down Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompConversions
John Elway1061
Green BayAttCompConversions
Mike Tomczak1054

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargCatchConversions
RB Earnest Byner530
WR Chester Cooper331
TE Chris Combs200
Green BayTargCatchConversions
TE Pete Holohan622
TE Jay Carroll210
WR Julius Dawkins111
WR Craig White111

SectionAttendance
Stadium73,100 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,300 (23,700)
End Zone15,300 (17,100)
Mezzanine9,000 (9,900)
Sideline Seats14,100 (15,100)
Club Seats8,000 (8,400)
Luxury Boxes5,400 (5,800)