Week 9, 1987

played in Detroit, MI

39 degrees, rain, 10 mph wind

Carolina Panthers7300-10
Detroit Lions70010-17

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:48 CAR - Eric Hipple 5 run (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
1Q: 00:53 DET - Van Williams 1 pass from Scott Lindquist (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
2Q: 12:14 CAR - Rolf Benirschke 45 field goal
4Q: 12:50 DET - Van Williams 8 run (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
4Q: 01:12 DET - Chester Jacobsen 39 field goal

Team StatisticsCARDET
Record4-56-2
First Downs1118
- by Rushing410
- by Passing77
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards266301
- Offensive Plays5562
- Yards per Play4.844.85
Net Rushing Yards77165
- Rushing Attempts3032
- Yards per Rush2.575.16
Net Passing Yards189136
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt25 - 15 - 026 - 17 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards189161
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/04/25
- Yards per Pass Play7.564.53
Fumbles/Lost1/00/0
3rd Down Conversions4/143/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.47.8
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards4/236/50
Punt Returns/Yards2/142/24
Kick Returns/Yards3/533/64
Interception Ret./Yards1/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits22
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 25
Time of Possession28:0032:00

Drive Charts

Carolina Panthers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:503:10OWN 41659Touchdown
16:581:16OWN 203-3Punt
10:423:36OWN 21751Field Goal
29:572:00OWN 2137Punt
27:031:25OWN 3232Punt
22:451:02OWN 633Punt
20:120:12OWN 1011Half
315:001:55OWN 25417Punt
310:322:54OWN 35611Punt
35:593:27OWN 43619Punt
412:444:21OWN 21623Punt
44:541:36OWN 4732Punt
41:051:05OWN 34464Game
Detroit Lions
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:10OWN 243-1Punt
19:402:42OWN 34525Punt
15:425:00OWN 481052Touchdown
212:062:09OWN 2837Punt
27:570:54OWN 193-4Punt
25:382:53OWN 24522Punt
21:431:31OPP 413-11Punt
313:052:33OWN 16414Punt
37:381:39OWN 2138Punt
32:324:48OWN 11199Touchdown
48:233:29OWN 5617Interception
43:182:13OWN 22756Field Goal

Game MVP: Van Williams, Detroit Lions

Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Toussaint Tyler16221.381710
RB Wilbert Montgomery8162.00500
QB Eric Hipple6396.501311
DetroitAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Van Williams261576.043361
RB Randy McMillan581.601010
FB Amos Lawrence100.00000

Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Eric Hipple25151890/0062083.6
DetroitAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Scott Lindquist26171614/25132179.2

Receiving Statistics

CarolinaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Tom Coombs44174.25560
WR James Lofton336120.3334340
WR Lionel Manuel34227.3310130
RB Wilbert Montgomery222010.003140
TE Kellen Winslow2873.50070
WR Malcolm Barnwell136262.0050620
DetroitCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Daryl Turner7108712.4332320
RB Van Williams3393.00461
TE Tony Davis34299.675130
FB Amos Lawrence22136.50280
WR Dennis McKinnon151515.007150
WR Karl Powe1288.00180

Interception Statistics

CarolinaIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB Ken Fantetti100.000
DetroitIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

CarolinaFumbRecovForceTD
CB Ray Horton1000
WR Malcolm Barnwell0100
DetroitFumbRecovForceTD
RB Van Williams0010

Punting Statistics

CarolinaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Doherty938242.439.8535
DetroitPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Earnest Lucas834142.638.4532

Kicking Statistics

CarolinaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Rolf Benirschke1/11/10/0451/1
DetroitFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chester Jacobsen1/10/00/0392/2

Punt Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Ray Horton2147.00
DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Curt Pardridge22412.00

Kick Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Kelvin Martin35317.70
DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Curt Pardridge24522.50
Jeff Sprowls11919.00

Defensive Statistics

CarolinaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Jessie Solomon920.02222
ILB Bryan Hinkle740.02519
CB Ray Horton520.03230
S Mike Mayock510.03030
S Solomon Wilcots430.03021
OLB Joe Comier301.01913
CB Jeff Nixon310.03128
OLB Ken Fantetti300.02426
DT Louie Kelcher201.0310
DT Ken Clarke201.02920
DE Reggie Kinlaw230.52017
DE Richard Dent210.03128
DE Donnie Humphrey100.512
OLB Robin Cole140.0912
S Mike Spivey100.049
OLB Brad Vassar100.0129
CB Arnold Brown010.01316
DetroitTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Greg Lloyd640.02811
ILB Garry Cobb630.02813
OLB Curtis Stowers410.01523
CB Andre Waters410.02924
S Elbert Shelley400.02722
DE Jim Jeffcoat300.02113
DT William Devane220.02817
S Brett Maxie220.01324
DE Sam Clancy210.01415
CB Reyna Thompson210.01212
CB Jafus White200.01621
ILB John Rade200.0011
DE Bill Acker120.02511
S Mo Hamiter100.043
DT Mike Stensrud100.01815
ILB Jeff Schuh100.021
WR Dennis McKinnon10---------
S Jeff Sprowls100.0161
DT Brad White020.01418
OLB Gregg Carr010.031

Pass Rush Statistics

CarolinaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Ken Clarke1.011220
OLB Joe Comier1.001013
DT Louie Kelcher1.000010
DE Reggie Kinlaw0.500017
DE Donnie Humphrey0.50002
DE Richard Dent0.010028
DetroitSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Sam Clancy0.000115

Pass Defense Statistics

CarolinaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Jessie Solomon40022
S Solomon Wilcots31021
CB Jeff Nixon21028
ILB Bryan Hinkle20019
S Mike Mayock20030
CB Ray Horton20030
OLB Ken Fantetti10126
OLB Joe Comier10013
CB Arnold Brown01016
DetroitCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Curtis Stowers30023
CB Reyna Thompson21012
ILB Garry Cobb20013
ILB John Rade20011
CB Andre Waters11024
S Mo Hamiter1003
DE Bill Acker10011
CB Jafus White10021
DE Sam Clancy10015
DE Jim Jeffcoat10013
S Elbert Shelley04022

Blocking Statistics

CarolinaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Kevin Call28030025
G Steve Wright13030025
T Robert Jenkins05030025
C Jamie Dukes04030025
G Mark Bortz03030025
TE Kellen Winslow01030025
DetroitKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Steve Sybeldon56032130
T Buddy Hardaway411032030
C Kevin Belcher27032130
G Nick Haden26027030
T Daryle Smith11032230
G Joe Bostic010500

Special Teams Tackles

CarolinaTacklesSTPlays
Ken Fantetti125
Calvin Thomas116
Malcolm Barnwell115
Ken Clarke112
Glen Kozlowski16
DetroitTacklesSTPlays
Van Williams225
Gregg Carr224
Daryle Smith113

Participation

CarolinaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Ken Fantetti------24262575
CB Ray Horton------32301375
CB Jeff Nixon------31281069
TE Kellen Winslow3025------1368
G Steve Wright3025------1065
G Mark Bortz3025------1065
T Kevin Call3025------1065
T Robert Jenkins3025------1065
DT Ken Clarke------29201261
S Mike Mayock------3030161
DE Richard Dent------3128160
QB Eric Hipple3025---------55
C Jamie Dukes3025---------55
S Solomon Wilcots------3021---51
ILB Jessie Solomon------2222145
ILB Bryan Hinkle------2519---44
WR Malcolm Barnwell1810------1543
RB Toussaint Tyler186------1741
WR James Lofton2314------138
DE Reggie Kinlaw------2017---37
WR Lionel Manuel1618------135
OLB Joe Comier------1913---32
RB Wilbert Montgomery1219---------31
CB Arnold Brown------1316130
S Mike Spivey------491629
TE Tom Coombs1216---------28
WR Kelvin Martin168------428
FB Calvin Thomas38------1627
DE James Hunter------1213126
TE Junior Miller10------2425
OLB Robin Cole------912122
OLB Brad Vassar------129---21
ILB Linden King------341219
CB Pat Ballage------211417
DT Louie Kelcher------310114
DE Donnie Humphrey------12811
P Brian Doherty00------1010
C Matthew Hurley00------1010
DT Danny Noonan------0088
WR Glen Kozlowski00------66
K Rolf Benirschke00------44
TE Tom Robinson11---------2
QB Jeb Blount00---------0
T Petey Perot00---------0
RB Ken Thomas00---------0
G Bruce Collie00---------0
DetroitRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
RB Van Williams2627------2578
CB Andre Waters------29242376
T Daryle Smith3230------1375
G Steve Sybeldon3230------971
WR Daryl Turner2929------765
T Buddy Hardaway3230------163
QB Scott Lindquist3230---------62
C Kevin Belcher3230---------62
TE Clarence Kay2928------158
G Nick Haden2730---------57
ILB Garry Cobb------28131253
WR Dennis McKinnon2825---------53
S Elbert Shelley------2722453
OLB Greg Lloyd------28111251
DT William Devane------2817---45
DT Mike Stensrud------18151043
CB Reyna Thompson------12121640
OLB Curtis Stowers------1523139
CB Jafus White------1621138
S Brett Maxie------1324138
DE Bill Acker------2511---36
DE Jim Jeffcoat------2113---34
DT Brad White------1418133
S Jeff Sprowls------1611633
DE Sam Clancy------1415130
OLB Gregg Carr------312428
CB Wanye Smith------178---25
RB Lionel Vital00------2525
FB Amos Lawrence1311---------24
TE Tony Davis1212---------24
WR Karl Powe1211---------23
DE Josh Troy------0111021
WR Kitrick Taylor00------1717
G Joe Bostic50------914
WR Curt Pardridge20------1214
ILB John Rade------011112
P Earnest Lucas00------99
RB Randy McMillan63---------9
C Elias Carter00------99
TE Damone Johnson34------29
T Sal Cerario00------99
S Mo Hamiter------43---7
K Chester Jacobsen00------55
ILB Jeff Schuh------21---3
QB Jack Trudeau00---------0
OLB Gary Spann------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5-5-1.0
Middle18683.8
Right7142.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left13473.6
Middle12594.9
Right7598.4
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Eric Hipple25152036010
DetroitAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Scott Lindquist26171103221

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen53122.4
Short (0-8 Yds)888010.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)749713.9
Long (19+ Yds)4000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen2284.0
Short (0-8 Yds)14111188.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)84354.4
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Kellen Winslow8227025
TE Tom Coombs44017016
WR Lionel Manuel43022018
WR James Lofton33061114
WR Malcolm Barnwell31162110
RB Wilbert Montgomery22020019
DetroitTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Daryl Turner107087129
WR Dennis McKinnon51015025
TE Tony Davis43029012
RB Van Williams3309027
FB Amos Lawrence22013011
WR Karl Powe2108011

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Eric Hipple2126.006.50
DetroitAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Van Williams2126.006.04
FB Amos Lawrence100.000.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Eric Hipple2184.007.56
DetroitAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Scott Lindquist2294.506.19

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Lionel Manuel1188.005.50
DetroitTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
RB Van Williams1111.003.00
WR Daryl Turner1188.008.70

Third Down Rushing Statistics

CarolinaRushesConversions
RB Wilbert Montgomery10
RB Toussaint Tyler10
DetroitRushesConversions
RB Van Williams20
RB Randy McMillan10

Third Down Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompConversions
Eric Hipple1254
DetroitAttCompConversions
Scott Lindquist753

Third Down Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargCatchConversions
TE Kellen Winslow500
RB Wilbert Montgomery222
WR James Lofton221
WR Malcolm Barnwell100
TE Tom Coombs111
WR Lionel Manuel100
DetroitTargCatchConversions
WR Daryl Turner311
TE Tony Davis221
RB Van Williams110
WR Dennis McKinnon111

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)