Week 7, 1987

played in Green Bay, WI

41 degrees, fair, 12 mph wind

Atlanta Falcons63010-19
Green Bay Packers14373-27

Scoring Summary
1Q: 13:55 GBY - Clinton Burrell 47 fumble return (Jim Gallery extra point)
1Q: 08:47 ATL - Max Zendejas 52 field goal
1Q: 04:22 ATL - Max Zendejas 49 field goal
1Q: 00:36 GBY - Alphonso Carreker 1 fumble return (Jim Gallery extra point)
2Q: 10:13 ATL - Max Zendejas 24 field goal
2Q: 00:03 GBY - Jim Gallery 42 field goal
3Q: 07:25 GBY - Julius Dawkins 15 pass from Mike Tomczak (Jim Gallery extra point)
4Q: 13:36 GBY - Jim Gallery 23 field goal
4Q: 11:11 ATL - Max Zendejas 46 field goal
4Q: 01:53 ATL - Willis Adams 6 pass from Warren Moon (Max Zendejas extra point)

Team StatisticsATLGBY
Record4-32-5
First Downs1913
- by Rushing43
- by Passing159
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards342249
- Offensive Plays7655
- Yards per Play4.504.53
Net Rushing Yards7749
- Rushing Attempts2623
- Yards per Rush2.962.13
Net Passing Yards265200
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt42 - 28 - 032 - 20 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards308200
- Sacks/Yards Lost8/430/0
- Yards per Pass Play5.306.25
Fumbles/Lost4/30/0
3rd Down Conversions8/184/13
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.29.2
4th Down Conversions1/10/0
Penalties/Yards5/394/35
Punt Returns/Yards3/301/3
Kick Returns/Yards2/820/0
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits32
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/11/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 27
Time of Possession35:0724:53

Drive Charts

Atlanta Falcons
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:15OPP 432-10Fumble
113:455:06OWN 42823Field Goal
17:152:59OWN 38630Field Goal
11:040:38OWN 42-3Fumble
10:265:19OWN 251068Field Goal
29:052:18OWN 2430Punt
24:442:52OWN 31510Punt
313:313:09OWN 19845Missed FG
37:185:30OWN 251155Fumble
413:292:26OWN 25546Field Goal
48:451:16OWN 933Punt
45:053:18OWN 301370Touchdown
Green Bay Packers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
18:391:24OWN 253-6Punt
14:163:12OWN 25721Punt
210:071:02OWN 2535Punt
26:472:03OWN 3038Punt
21:521:52OWN 27848Field Goal
315:001:29OWN 2536Punt
310:223:04OWN 43657Touchdown
31:483:19OWN 201174Field Goal
411:032:18OWN 25415Punt
47:292:24OWN 3634Punt
41:471:47OWN 2557Game

Game MVP: Richard Byrd, Green Bay Packers

Rushing Statistics

AtlantaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Newton Williams12211.752110
RB Jewerl Thomas10323.201310
QB Warren Moon2199.501010
RB Rod Bernstine252.50300
Green BayAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Buford McGee15352.331520
RB Ron Wolfley5193.80900
QB Mike Tomczak1-1-1.00-100
WR Ricky Nichols1-2-2.00-200
RB Terrence Flagler1-2-2.00-200

Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Warren Moon42283088/43137096.1
Green BayAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Tomczak32202000/0130090.6

Receiving Statistics

AtlantaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Steve Jordan911798.786230
WR Ernest Givins7118512.1469370
WR Willis Adams595811.6020331
RB Jewerl Thomas466315.7538370
TE Tom Mullady23189.0011170
WR Calvin Muhammad1255.00050
Green BayCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Pete Holohan59479.4017210
WR Julius Dawkins467017.5013301
WR Rickey Watts34165.33690
RB Buford McGee222613.0013200
TE Jay Carroll232613.0017230
WR Craig White1333.00030
RB Ron Wolfley1244.00340
WR Ricky Nichols111212.005120
RB Terrence Flagler12-4-4.000-40

Interception Statistics

AtlantaIntsYardsAvgTD
Green BayIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

AtlantaFumbRecovForceTD
QB Warren Moon4000
T Scott Bergold0100
Green BayFumbRecovForceTD
DE Alphonso Carreker0111
S Clinton Burrell0101
CB Tory Nixon0100
DE Richard Byrd0010
OLB Pat Swilling0010
CB Rod Woodson0010

Punting Statistics

AtlantaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Harry Newsome313344.343.3550
Green BayPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jeffrey Jennings732846.942.6584

Kicking Statistics

AtlantaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Max Zendejas4/53/41/2521/1
Green BayFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jim Gallery2/21/10/0423/3

Punt Return Statistics

AtlantaRetYardsAvgTD
Terry Taylor33010.00
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD
Jeremiah Bryant133.00

Kick Return Statistics

AtlantaRetYardsAvgTD
Calvin Muhammad15252.00
Scott Woerner13030.00
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD

Defensive Statistics

AtlantaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Niko Noga700.02120
CB Terry Taylor400.02331
OLB Brian Noble350.02332
OLB Mike Merriweather320.01521
CB Patrick Hunter320.02332
S Perry Williams310.02332
DT Tim Newton310.01722
DT Pat Swoopes300.01111
S Scott Woerner210.02121
OLB Matt Monger110.0513
DE Mark Mraz110.01920
OLB Jim Haslett100.003
DT Randy Trautman100.0912
CB Steve Brown100.0215
DE Keith Guthrie100.02118
CB Herb Welch100.088
DT Gerald Nichols100.0919
S Nelson Jones100.0211
Green BayTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Jackie Shipp840.01339
ILB Mel Owens730.52333
S Mike Zordich750.02650
OLB Bob Harris531.02449
CB Tory Nixon510.02648
DE Richard Byrd413.01844
OLB Pat Swilling411.02430
S Clinton Burrell410.02331
DE Les Miller300.01119
CB Rod Woodson221.02650
S Bryan Hicks210.0319
CB Albert Lewis210.01415
OLB Billy Cannon210.0217
OLB Tom Cousineau200.024
DE Alphonso Carreker111.52437
DT Greg Kragen110.02227
DT Rod Saddler100.0321
CB Roland Mitchell100.0215

Pass Rush Statistics

AtlantaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jim Reynosa0.010011
DT Randy Trautman0.001112
DE Keith Guthrie0.001018
CB Terry Taylor0.001031
DT Tim Newton0.001022
DT Gerald Nichols0.001019
OLB Brian Noble0.000132
Green BaySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Richard Byrd3.002244
DE Alphonso Carreker1.502137
OLB Bob Harris1.001149
OLB Pat Swilling1.000030
CB Rod Woodson1.000050
ILB Mel Owens0.501033
DE Les Miller0.002019
DT Rod Saddler0.001021

Pass Defense Statistics

AtlantaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Niko Noga51020
CB Terry Taylor31031
CB Patrick Hunter30032
DE Mark Mraz20020
OLB Jim Haslett1003
CB Steve Brown10015
S Perry Williams10032
OLB Matt Monger10013
CB Herb Welch1008
DT Gerald Nichols10019
S Nelson Jones10011
Green BayCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Jackie Shipp70039
ILB Mel Owens50033
CB Tory Nixon50048
S Mike Zordich31050
S Bryan Hicks21019
OLB Bob Harris20049
OLB Billy Cannon20017
OLB Tom Cousineau1004
CB Roland Mitchell10015
S Clinton Burrell01031
CB Rod Woodson01050

Blocking Statistics

AtlantaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Scott Bergold17026150
C Tony Berryhill16026150
G Rich Rosen14026250
T Don Sommer14026250
G DeAndre Jamison13025249
Green BayKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Joe Dooley25023032
G John Rienstra24023032
G Sean Ferrell22023032
T Steve Collier06023032
T Doug Riesenberg03023032
TE Pete Holohan01023031
TE Jay Carroll01013020

Special Teams Tackles

AtlantaTacklesSTPlays
Steve Jordan126
Green BayTacklesSTPlays
Bryan Hicks326
Sean Ferrell114
Julius Dawkins13

Participation

AtlantaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Steve Jordan2349------2698
G Rich Rosen2650------884
T Scott Bergold2650------884
T Don Sommer2650------884
G DeAndre Jamison2549------882
QB Warren Moon2650---------76
C Tony Berryhill2650---------76
WR Ernest Givins2447------576
WR Willis Adams2446---------70
CB Patrick Hunter------23321166
CB Terry Taylor------23311064
S Perry Williams------2332459
OLB Brian Noble------2332257
ILB Niko Noga------21201354
WR Calvin Muhammad1623------1150
S Scott Woerner------2121749
RB Jewerl Thomas1137---------48
DT Tim Newton------1722140
DE Mark Mraz------1920140
CB Steve Brown------2152239
DE Keith Guthrie------2118---39
FB Mickey Merrifield312------2338
OLB Mike Merriweather------1521137
DT Randy Trautman------912829
CB Herb Welch------881329
DT Gerald Nichols------919129
S Nelson Jones------2111629
TE Tom Mullady1018---------28
WR Frankie Neal21------2326
OLB Jim Haslett------032124
RB Rod Bernstine23------1924
RB Newton Williams1310---------23
DT Pat Swoopes------1111123
OLB Matt Monger------513220
DE Jim Reynosa------111820
K Max Zendejas00------1111
P Harry Newsome00------88
C Tyler Lusk00------88
TE Doug Marsh24---------6
G Roy Foster11---------2
QB Randy Essington00---------0
T Dave Piepkorn00---------0
OLB Rydell Malancon------00---0
OLB Alex Gordon------00---0
S Larry Brewton------00---0
Green BayRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Mike Zordich------26501086
CB Rod Woodson------2650581
CB Tory Nixon------2648579
OLB Bob Harris------2449578
DE Richard Byrd------1844870
G Sean Ferrell2332------1469
ILB Jackie Shipp------13391466
T Steve Collier2332------964
G John Rienstra2332------964
T Doug Riesenberg2332------964
DE Alphonso Carreker------2437263
TE Pete Holohan2331------357
ILB Mel Owens------2333---56
C Joe Dooley2332---------55
QB Mike Tomczak2332---------55
S Clinton Burrell------2331---54
OLB Pat Swilling------2430---54
DT Greg Kragen------2227---49
S Bryan Hicks------3192648
WR Rickey Watts1020------1646
WR Ricky Nichols2024---------44
CB Albert Lewis------14151039
CB Roland Mitchell------2151835
TE Jay Carroll1320---------33
DE Les Miller------1119333
WR Julius Dawkins1316------332
RB Buford McGee1613------332
DT Rod Saddler------321832
TE Andy Parker38------2031
RB Ron Wolfley610------1329
WR Craig White910------928
OLB Tom Cousineau------242127
OLB Billy Cannon------217524
RB Jeremiah Bryant00------2323
C Ian Barrientos00------99
P Jeffrey Jennings00------99
RB Terrence Flagler27---------9
C Randy Rasmussen00------77
K Jim Gallery00------77
WR Gary Rolle00------55
DE Kevin Fagan------02---2
RB Chuck Banks01---------1
QB Scott Brunner00---------0
T Ellis Gardner00---------0
T Greg Robinson00---------0
ILB Marcus Del Barco------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6122.0
Middle14362.6
Right6294.8
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left12524.3
Middle5-9-1.8
Right571.4
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Warren Moon42285014940
Green BayAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Tomczak32204222520

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen8810913.6
Short (0-8 Yds)1611472.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)117968.7
Long (19+ Yds)72568.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen95242.7
Short (0-8 Yds)1410916.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)74557.9
Long (19+ Yds)213015.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Steve Jordan119079149
WR Ernest Givins117085247
WR Willis Adams95158146
RB Jewerl Thomas64063137
TE Tom Mullady32018018
WR Calvin Muhammad2105023
Green BayTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Pete Holohan95047131
WR Julius Dawkins64070116
WR Rickey Watts43116020
TE Jay Carroll32126120
WR Craig White3103010
RB Buford McGee22026113
RB Ron Wolfley2104010
RB Terrence Flagler210-407
WR Ricky Nichols11012024

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

AtlantaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Jewerl Thomas111.003.20
Green BayAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Buford McGee144.002.33

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Warren Moon75202.867.33
Green BayAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Tomczak31155.006.25

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Willis Adams3162.006.44
TE Steve Jordan33113.677.18
WR Ernest Givins1133.007.73
Green BayTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Rickey Watts1000.004.00
TE Pete Holohan1000.005.22
WR Julius Dawkins111515.0011.67

Third Down Rushing Statistics

AtlantaRushesConversions
Green BayRushesConversions
QB Mike Tomczak10
RB Ron Wolfley10

Third Down Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompConversions
Warren Moon17118
Green BayAttCompConversions
Mike Tomczak1164

Third Down Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargCatchConversions
TE Steve Jordan544
WR Willis Adams422
WR Ernest Givins421
RB Jewerl Thomas321
WR Calvin Muhammad110
Green BayTargCatchConversions
TE Pete Holohan411
WR Rickey Watts221
WR Julius Dawkins211
RB Ron Wolfley210
WR Ricky Nichols111

SectionAttendance
Stadium79,400 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck23,400 (23,700)
End Zone16,900 (17,100)
Mezzanine9,800 (9,900)
Sideline Seats15,100 (15,100)
Club Seats8,400 (8,400)
Luxury Boxes5,800 (5,800)