Week 9, 1987

played in Kansas City, MO

41 degrees, rain, 3 mph wind

Denver Broncos070100-17
Kansas City Chiefs73703-20

Scoring Summary
1Q: 04:01 KCY - Theo Young 10 pass from Randall Cunningham (Greg Davis extra point)
2Q: 06:58 DEN - Derrick Harmon 9 pass from Doug Williams (Mike Cofer extra point)
2Q: 02:11 KCY - Greg Davis 33 field goal
3Q: 09:34 KCY - Randall Cunningham 14 run (Greg Davis extra point)
4Q: 07:59 DEN - Derrick Harmon 21 run (Mike Cofer extra point)
4Q: 03:05 DEN - Mike Cofer 19 field goal
OT: 02:55 KCY - Greg Davis 32 field goal

Team StatisticsDENKCY
Record0-83-5
First Downs1625
- by Rushing78
- by Passing915
- by Penalty02
Total Net Yards323389
- Offensive Plays7279
- Yards per Play4.494.92
Net Rushing Yards121168
- Rushing Attempts2633
- Yards per Rush4.655.09
Net Passing Yards202221
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt44 - 28 - 143 - 25 - 3
- Gross Passing Yards214250
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/123/29
- Yards per Pass Play4.394.80
Fumbles/Lost1/12/0
3rd Down Conversions5/196/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.16.3
4th Down Conversions1/10/1
Penalties/Yards7/592/12
Punt Returns/Yards3/44/25
Kick Returns/Yards0/03/74
Interception Ret./Yards3/431/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits25
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/12/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 30OWN 27
Time of Possession32:0835:02

Drive Charts

Denver Broncos
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:02OWN 25415Punt
18:592:15OWN 2837Punt
13:521:00OWN 2530Punt
11:181:35OWN 2556Punt
213:471:29OWN 2332Punt
210:453:54OWN 39761Touchdown
22:061:03OWN 253-1Punt
39:211:58OWN 25410Punt
35:121:29OWN 1633Punt
30:131:53OWN 33611Interception
48:501:06OPP 39239Touchdown
46:003:01OWN 32666Field Goal
42:420:32OPP 4534Fumble
41:211:21OWN 15736Half
OT110:006:03OWN 251344Missed FG
Kansas City Chiefs
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:583:59OWN 20613Punt
16:442:52OWN 8792Touchdown
12:521:34OWN 373-1Punt
214:430:56OWN 1836Punt
212:181:33OWN 233-1Punt
26:514:45OWN 291155Field Goal
21:031:03OWN 22416Half
315:005:39OWN 341066Touchdown
37:232:11OWN 17431Punt
33:433:30OWN 41740Missed FG
413:204:30OWN 291138Interception
47:441:44OWN 2536Punt
42:590:17OWN 3810Interception
42:100:4950420Interception
OT13:571:07OWN 43442Field Goal

Game MVP: John Grimsley, Kansas City Chiefs

Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Derrick Harmon19955.004931
QB Doug Williams4205.00800
WR Dwight Collins1-6-6.00-600
RB Allen Pinkett122.00200
RB Paul Palmer11010.001010
Kansas CityAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Herman Heard18643.561510
RB Ira Valentine10696.902220
QB Randall Cunningham3289.331421
WR Steve Largent273.50600

Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Williams44282142/12129173.5
Kansas CityAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Randall Cunningham43252503/29126353.4

Receiving Statistics

DenverCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Carlos Carson51020.40140
WR Jimmy Childs47266.506130
TE John Thompson44369.004140
WR Dwight Collins467318.2524290
RB Allen Pinkett37227.334130
TE Peyton Earhart35299.6718190
FB Dwayne Crutchfield22105.00050
RB Derrick Harmon2294.50591
WR Mark Pattison1177.00070
Kansas CityCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Walter Murray101210110.1043260
RB Herman Heard34217.003120
WR Steve Largent22105.000100
TE Roger Lapham222311.506200
FB Hubie Oliver222010.005160
TE Theo Young233316.5029231
WR Horace Rubio27147.001110
TE Eric Sievers132020.002200
RB Ira Valentine1288.00080
QB Marc Wilson0100.00000
WR Lee Dillon0200.00000
WR Gino Jarvis0300.00000

Interception Statistics

DenverIntsYardsAvgTD
S Dennis Smith24321.500
ILB Eugene Lockhart100.000
Kansas CityIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB John Grimsley100.000

Fumble Statistics

DenverFumbRecovForceTD
QB Doug Williams1000
DT Tim Gooch0010
OLB Lonnie Flynn0010
Kansas CityFumbRecovForceTD
QB Randall Cunningham1000
CB Issiac Holt1000
T Daren Gilbert0100
DT Keith Williams0100
ILB Michael Brooks0100
ILB John Grimsley0010

Punting Statistics

DenverPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Fulhage842052.546.9604
Kansas CityPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mark Royals624741.240.5521

Kicking Statistics

DenverFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mike Cofer1/20/10/0192/2
Kansas CityFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Greg Davis2/30/00/0332/2

Punt Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Dwight Collins341.30
Kansas CityRetYardsAvgTD
Issiac Holt4256.30

Kick Return Statistics

DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Kansas CityRetYardsAvgTD
Issiac Holt37424.70

Defensive Statistics

DenverTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen910.03341
ILB Eugene Lockhart700.03346
CB Patrick Allen630.03346
DE Leslie O'Neal610.03241
S Bryan Howard540.03232
DT Tim Gooch401.5213
DE Frank Warren410.03033
OLB Joe Kohlbrand311.03341
ILB Art Stringer320.01813
CB Ed Berry320.02834
S Don Bessillieu200.0618
WR Dwight Collins20---------
CB Ellis Jones200.0215
S Dennis Smith120.03144
CB Delton Hall120.01533
DT Richard Tharpe110.01826
DT Tim Johnson110.0137
DE Ron Holmes010.5418
OLB Lonnie Flynn010.005
Kansas CityTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB John Grimsley910.02639
OLB Lawrence Taylor720.02640
S Ron Francis710.02227
S Brenard Wilson620.02646
OLB Chet Parlavecchio501.01921
CB Willie Tullis310.02233
DE Alan Wekwert300.01827
DT Joshua Campbell211.02026
CB Issiac Holt220.01228
CB Kenny Hill210.0523
CB John Swain210.0219
CB Kim Anderson200.02426
DT Joe McGrail110.01123
TE Roger Lapham10---------
S Jeffery Dale100.0219
WR Walter Murray10---------
WR Gino Jarvis10---------
DT Keith Williams100.01836

Pass Rush Statistics

DenverSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Tim Gooch1.500013
OLB Joe Kohlbrand1.000041
DE Ron Holmes0.500018
DE Frank Warren0.002033
CB Patrick Allen0.001046
DE Leslie O'Neal0.001041
Kansas CitySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Chet Parlavecchio1.001121
DT Joshua Campbell1.000026
DE B.J. Gunther0.011027
DE Alan Wekwert0.001127
DT Keith Williams0.001136
DE Josue Thornton0.001029
DT Joe McGrail0.001023
OLB Tim Pidgeon0.00107
OLB Lawrence Taylor0.000140

Pass Defense Statistics

DenverCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Patrick Allen41046
CB Ed Berry41034
OLB Scott Stephen41041
S Dennis Smith21244
S Bryan Howard20032
DE Leslie O'Neal20041
CB Ellis Jones20015
S Don Bessillieu11018
ILB Eugene Lockhart10146
ILB Art Stringer10013
DT Tim Gooch10013
OLB Joe Kohlbrand10041
DT Tim Johnson0107
CB Delton Hall01033
Kansas CityCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Ron Francis50027
S Brenard Wilson31046
CB Willie Tullis30033
ILB John Grimsley21139
CB Kim Anderson21026
CB Kenny Hill21023
OLB Lawrence Taylor21040
CB John Swain20019
OLB Chet Parlavecchio20021
CB Issiac Holt10028
S Jeffery Dale10019
DE Alan Wekwert10027
DT Joe McGrail10023
DT Keith Williams10036

Blocking Statistics

DenverKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Bruce Armstrong24026146
G Bill Fralic23026046
C Robert Gradkowski14026046
T Lomas Brown13126146
TE John Thompson13025045
G Reggie Singletary04026046
FB Dwayne Crutchfield0108014
Kansas CityKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Gregg Harris37033146
T Emil Boures36133146
G Mike Munchak210033146
C Frank Winters23033046
T Daren Gilbert12033046
FB Hubie Oliver02012014

Special Teams Tackles

DenverTacklesSTPlays
Lonnie Flynn221
Eugene Lockhart215
Don Bessillieu125
Dwayne Crutchfield117
Thomas Henley19
Kansas CityTacklesSTPlays
Hubie Oliver226
Corwin Benton118

Participation

DenverRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Eugene Lockhart------33461594
CB Patrick Allen------3346483
G Bill Fralic2646------1082
T Lomas Brown2646------1082
G Reggie Singletary2646------1082
T Bruce Armstrong2646------1082
OLB Joe Kohlbrand------3341579
S Dennis Smith------3144277
OLB Scott Stephen------3341377
DE Leslie O'Neal------3241376
QB Doug Williams2646---------72
C Robert Gradkowski2646---------72
TE John Thompson2545---------70
S Bryan Howard------3232266
WR Carlos Carson2540---------65
DE Frank Warren------3033164
CB Ed Berry------2834163
WR Jimmy Childs1228------1757
CB Delton Hall------1533856
S Don Bessillieu------6182549
WR Dwight Collins1521------1147
DT Richard Tharpe------1826246
ILB Art Stringer------18131243
TE Peyton Earhart315------2543
RB Derrick Harmon2219------142
WR Mark Pattison1522------542
RB Allen Pinkett419------1841
FB Dwayne Crutchfield814------1739
CB Ellis Jones------2151633
OLB Lonnie Flynn------052126
DE Ron Holmes------418224
DT Tim Gooch------213722
DT Tim Johnson------137---20
C Bennett Sanderson00------1010
P Scott Fulhage00------1010
WR Thomas Henley00------99
DE Hal Stephens------0066
K Mike Cofer00------66
RB Paul Palmer14---------5
S Robert Moore------0044
TE Renaldo Hancock03---------3
ILB Calvin O'Neal------00---0
T Lance Reynolds00---------0
C Kirk Lowdermilk00---------0
QB Jim Crocicchia00---------0
G Steve Trapilo00---------0
Kansas CityRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Daren Gilbert3346------988
G Gregg Harris3346------988
G Mike Munchak3346---------79
T Emil Boures3346---------79
QB Randall Cunningham3346---------79
C Frank Winters3346---------79
S Brenard Wilson------2646173
OLB Lawrence Taylor------2640268
WR Steve Largent2839---------67
ILB John Grimsley------2639267
WR Walter Murray3034------266
TE Eric Sievers2932---------61
RB Herman Heard2127------1159
TE Roger Lapham1317------2656
DT Keith Williams------1836256
CB Willie Tullis------2233---55
CB Issiac Holt------12281353
FB Hubie Oliver1214------2652
CB Kim Anderson------2426151
WR Horace Rubio1527------850
S Ron Francis------2227---49
DE B.J. Gunther------11271048
CB Kenny Hill------5231947
DT Joshua Campbell------2026147
DE Alan Wekwert------1827146
DT Joe McGrail------11231044
DE Josue Thornton------1329143
OLB Chet Parlavecchio------1921141
OLB Tim Pidgeon------772337
RB Ira Valentine1215------936
CB John Swain------219930
WR Lee Dillon04------1923
S Jeffery Dale------219122
S Robert Jackson------201820
ILB Michael Brooks------071219
RB Corwin Benton00------1818
WR Gino Jarvis113---------14
TE Theo Young47---------11
P Mark Royals00------99
C Theodore Gildon00------99
G Randy Dixon00------99
T Sam Clayton00------99
K Greg Davis00------88
CB Tim McKyer------03---3
QB Marc Wilson01---------1
C Omar Stone00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6223.7
Middle15785.2
Right5214.2
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left13594.5
Middle13806.2
Right7294.1
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DenverAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Williams44282205741
Kansas CityAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Randall Cunningham43255227403

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen96151.7
Short (0-8 Yds)25181335.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)63376.2
Long (19+ Yds)41297.3
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen75334.7
Short (0-8 Yds)20121125.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)147846.0
Long (19+ Yds)212110.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DenverTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Carlos Carson10502040
WR Jimmy Childs74026028
RB Allen Pinkett73022019
WR Dwight Collins64073221
TE Peyton Earhart53029015
TE John Thompson44036045
FB Dwayne Crutchfield22010014
RB Derrick Harmon2209019
WR Mark Pattison1107022
Kansas CityTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Walter Murray12100101234
WR Horace Rubio72214027
RB Herman Heard43021027
TE Eric Sievers31020132
TE Theo Young3203317
WR Gino Jarvis3000013
WR Steve Largent22010039
TE Roger Lapham22023117
FB Hubie Oliver22020014
RB Ira Valentine2108015
WR Lee Dillon200004
QB Marc Wilson100001

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DenverAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Derrick Harmon351.675.00
Kansas CityAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Herman Heard122.003.56
QB Randall Cunningham11414.009.33
RB Ira Valentine100.006.90

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Williams22157.504.86
Kansas CityAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Randall Cunningham52132.605.81

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DenverTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
RB Derrick Harmon1199.004.50
RB Allen Pinkett1166.003.14
Kansas CityTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Theo Young21105.0011.00
TE Roger Lapham1133.0011.50
RB Ira Valentine1000.004.00
WR Horace Rubio1000.002.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DenverRushesConversions
QB Doug Williams32
WR Dwight Collins10
Kansas CityRushesConversions
RB Herman Heard22
WR Steve Largent10

Third Down Passing Statistics

DenverAttCompConversions
Doug Williams1473
Kansas CityAttCompConversions
Randall Cunningham1164

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DenverTargCatchConversions
RB Allen Pinkett521
TE John Thompson221
WR Carlos Carson210
WR Dwight Collins200
WR Jimmy Childs100
FB Dwayne Crutchfield110
TE Peyton Earhart111
Kansas CityTargCatchConversions
WR Walter Murray332
RB Herman Heard221
WR Horace Rubio200
FB Hubie Oliver111
RB Ira Valentine100
TE Theo Young100
WR Lee Dillon100

SectionAttendance
Stadium56,100 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck17,500 (21,400)
End Zone12,000 (15,400)
Mezzanine7,200 (8,900)
Sideline Seats10,700 (13,600)
Club Seats5,900 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,800 (3,300)