Week 9, 1987

played in San Francisco, CA

54 degrees, fair, 1 mph wind

New York Giants10006-16
San Francisco 49ers73103-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 11:26 NYK - Don McAulay 51 field goal
1Q: 07:36 SFO - Matt Suhey 6 run (Nick Lowery extra point)
1Q: 01:12 NYK - Robert Lavette 4 run (Don McAulay extra point)
2Q: 10:03 SFO - Nick Lowery 31 field goal
3Q: 06:40 SFO - Nick Lowery 20 field goal
3Q: 02:07 SFO - Marcos McCue 8 pass from Joe Montana (Nick Lowery extra point)
4Q: 14:02 NYK - Don McAulay 48 field goal
4Q: 02:22 SFO - Nick Lowery 25 field goal
4Q: 01:03 NYK - Don McAulay 45 field goal

Team StatisticsNYKSFO
Record4-46-2
First Downs1820
- by Rushing56
- by Passing1214
- by Penalty10
Total Net Yards270308
- Offensive Plays5972
- Yards per Play4.584.28
Net Rushing Yards6475
- Rushing Attempts2131
- Yards per Rush3.052.42
Net Passing Yards206233
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt37 - 20 - 139 - 23 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards211245
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/52/12
- Yards per Pass Play5.425.68
Fumbles/Lost2/11/0
3rd Down Conversions2/126/16
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.310.1
4th Down Conversions1/11/1
Penalties/Yards4/204/20
Punt Returns/Yards3/13/34
Kick Returns/Yards2/432/40
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits15
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/3
Avg. Drive StartOWN 26OWN 34
Time of Possession25:1534:45

Drive Charts

New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:462:28OWN 48518Field Goal
17:276:26OWN 251375Touchdown
214:071:26OWN 303-2Punt
29:581:52OWN 2532Punt
26:501:04OWN 2733Punt
22:352:01OWN 10639Punt
315:001:27OWN 38214Interception
36:351:35OWN 2537Punt
32:013:05OWN 25844Field Goal
412:022:11OWN 17417Punt
42:161:20OWN 25947Field Goal
San Francisco 49ers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:14OWN 123-6Punt
111:183:51OWN 25975Touchdown
11:011:54OWN 3230Punt
212:412:43OWN 37749Field Goal
28:061:16OWN 3032Punt
25:463:11OWN 26722Punt
20:340:34OWN 201-2Half
313:336:58OWN 381259Field Goal
35:002:00OWN 3139Punt
33:000:59OPP 11311Touchdown
413:561:54OWN 25514Punt
49:517:35OWN 321260Field Goal
40:560:56OPP 4949Game

Game MVP: Joe Montana, San Francisco 49ers

Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette20542.701111
QB Ken O'Brien11010.001010
San FranciscoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Matt Suhey21411.951931
RB Sammy Winder4112.75700
QB Joe Montana382.671110
FB Merril Hoge3155.001010

Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ken O'Brien37202111/5024159.6
San FranciscoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Joe Montana39232452/12126085.9

Receiving Statistics

New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Ken Margerum495213.001190
WR Stacy Robinson464912.251190
WR Mark Jackson475313.2525240
TE Johnathan Diblasio48317.750120
RB Robert Lavette36237.6715140
RB Danny Bradley1133.00030
San FranciscoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Stephen Baker816718.885260
WR J.T. Smith465213.0013160
TE K.D. Dunn334916.339220
WR Preston Brown242211.003150
WR John Taylor25136.50480
FB Merril Hoge222512.5010190
RB Sammy Winder1155.00050
TE Marcos McCue1188.00081
WR Jo-Jo Townsell0100.00000

Interception Statistics

New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD
San FranciscoIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Ronnie Lott100.000

Fumble Statistics

New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
CB Leonard Smith2000
ILB Alvin Toles0100
DT Scott Garnett0010
San FranciscoFumbRecovForceTD
QB Joe Montana1100
ILB John McGriff0100
TE Tim Sherwin0010
DE Neal Dellocono0010

Punting Statistics

New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black627846.337.3511
San FranciscoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ramon Basham626143.543.3483

Kicking Statistics

New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Don McAulay3/33/31/1511/1
San FranciscoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Nick Lowery3/30/00/0312/2

Punt Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Leonard Smith310.30
San FranciscoRetYardsAvgTD
Shaun Gayle33411.30

Kick Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Michael Harper24321.50
San FranciscoRetYardsAvgTD
John Taylor24020.00

Defensive Statistics

New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB John Offerdahl1010.03141
S Thomas Everett600.03141
ILB Alvin Toles550.02936
CB Lloyd Burruss510.03141
DE Larry Roberts411.02018
S Anthony Young400.02730
DT Scott Garnett311.01733
OLB June James320.01716
CB Hanford Dixon300.03141
CB Leonard Smith300.01733
DT Glen Collins210.02940
DE Jeff Bryant120.03141
S Rick Woods110.0411
DT Tom Baldwin100.01610
TE Johnathan Diblasio10---------
DE Darius Cook100.023
CB Raymond Polk010.025
San FranciscoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Shaun Gayle720.02138
ILB Tyler McDermott710.01227
CB Ronnie Lott420.01836
OLB Ervin Randle400.01012
CB Mike Heaven310.02138
DE Filipo Mokofisi310.02038
S John Krimm300.01429
DE Neal Dellocono210.01430
CB Greg Bright200.0912
DT David Galloway200.01216
DT Bob Slater101.01330
OLB Rick Graf110.01327
DT Steve Niehaus100.066
CB Ted Deneault100.01028
ILB Avon Riley010.0911

Pass Rush Statistics

New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Larry Roberts1.021018
DT Scott Garnett1.012133
DE Jeff Bryant0.013241
DT Glen Collins0.001040
DE Christopher Montgomery0.001010
San FranciscoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Bob Slater1.000030
DE Filipo Mokofisi0.013238
DE Neal Dellocono0.011030
DT Ralph Warthen0.001023
OLB Ervin Randle0.001012

Pass Defense Statistics

New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Thomas Everett51041
ILB Alvin Toles40036
ILB John Offerdahl40041
CB Hanford Dixon31041
CB Lloyd Burruss20041
CB Leonard Smith20033
S Rick Woods10011
OLB June James10016
S Anthony Young10030
San FranciscoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Shaun Gayle40038
CB Ronnie Lott32136
CB Mike Heaven31038
S John Krimm21029
CB Greg Bright20012
OLB Ervin Randle20012
ILB Tyler McDermott11027
CB Ted Deneault10028
DE Neal Dellocono10030
OLB Rick Graf10027
CB Clint Harris01012

Blocking Statistics

New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Eric Sanders38021038
G Joe Levelis26121038
C James Campen22021138
T Luis Sharpe02021038
T Harry Swayne02021038
San FranciscoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jay Pennison37131041
G Lance Smith24031041
T Gary Schippang17031041
T Jeff Criswell16031141
C Glenn Streno14031141
FB Merril Hoge0105010

Special Teams Tackles

New YorkTacklesSTPlays
Leonard Smith225
June James224
Joe Levelis19
San FranciscoTacklesSTPlays
Mike Heaven215
Tim Sherwin126
Neal Dellocono121
Greg Bright118

Participation

New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Alvin Toles------29361580
DT Glen Collins------2940978
S Anthony Young------27302077
CB Hanford Dixon------3141375
CB Lloyd Burruss------3141375
DE Jeff Bryant------3141375
CB Leonard Smith------17332575
ILB John Offerdahl------3141375
S Thomas Everett------3141375
G Joe Levelis2138------968
T Harry Swayne2138------968
WR Stacy Robinson2138------766
RB Robert Lavette2137------260
G Eric Sanders2138---------59
T Luis Sharpe2138---------59
QB Ken O'Brien2138---------59
C James Campen2138---------59
WR Ken Margerum1938---------57
OLB June James------17162457
DT Scott Garnett------1733353
WR Mark Jackson1531------652
TE Johnathan Diblasio1731---------48
DE Larry Roberts------2018745
TE Dale Woodson31------2630
RB Danny Bradley02------2527
WR Michael Harper33------2026
DT Tom Baldwin------1610---26
CB Raymond Polk------251118
OLB Larry Station------511117
S Rick Woods------411---15
WR Danny Greene13------1014
RB Marcus Dupree01------1314
DE Christopher Montgomery------110213
C Collin Bailen00------99
P Mike Black00------99
G Stan Parker00------99
T Brian Williams00------99
K Don McAulay00------88
TE Phillip Sexton35---------8
S Gary Hunt------0066
DE Darius Cook------23---5
RB Dana Wright20---------2
QB Rob Patton00---------0
DE Bob Buczkowski------00---0
OLB Brent Moore------00---0
WR Jeremiah Rogers00---------0
San FranciscoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
C Jay Pennison3141------981
T Gary Schippang3141------981
S Shaun Gayle------21382079
CB Mike Heaven------21381574
QB Joe Montana3141---------72
C Glenn Streno3141---------72
G Lance Smith3141---------72
WR John Taylor2740------572
T Jeff Criswell3141---------72
WR J.T. Smith2639---------65
DE Neal Dellocono------14302165
RB Matt Suhey2431------964
DE Filipo Mokofisi------2038361
TE K.D. Dunn2727------559
WR Stephen Baker2529------559
CB Ronnie Lott------1836357
S John Krimm------1429346
DT Bob Slater------1330346
CB Ted Deneault------1028644
FB Merril Hoge510------2641
OLB Rick Graf------1327---40
CB Greg Bright------9121839
ILB Tyler McDermott------1227---39
WR Preston Brown39------2032
TE Tim Sherwin51------2632
DT David Galloway------1216331
DT Ralph Warthen------823---31
CB Clint Harris------812828
OLB Ervin Randle------1012325
ILB John McGriff------102324
ILB Avon Riley------911323
DE George Little------531119
DT Steve Niehaus------66618
TE Marcos McCue99---------18
WR Jo-Jo Townsell05------1116
K Nick Lowery00------99
P Ramon Basham00------99
RB Sammy Winder45---------9
C Tony Turner00------99
G Rick Mallory00------99
G Geoff Blackwell00------99
DE Byron Jones------52---7
ILB Thomas Brown------20---2
QB Jeff Kolmo00---------0
RB Wayne Fields00---------0
C David Douglas00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left263.0
Middle17502.9
Right284.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7426.0
Middle1490.6
Right8273.4
None2-3-1.5

Detailed Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ken O'Brien37201026621
San FranciscoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Joe Montana39233112830

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen2000.0
Short (0-8 Yds)169734.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)19111387.3
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen0000.0
Short (0-8 Yds)20131015.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)148966.9
Long (19+ Yds)52489.6

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ken Margerum94052038
TE Johnathan Diblasio84031031
WR Mark Jackson74053131
RB Robert Lavette63123037
WR Stacy Robinson64149038
RB Danny Bradley110302
San FranciscoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Stephen Baker168071129
WR J.T. Smith64052039
WR John Taylor52013040
WR Preston Brown4202209
TE K.D. Dunn33049227
FB Merril Hoge22025010
RB Sammy Winder110505
WR Jo-Jo Townsell101005
TE Marcos McCue110809

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Robert Lavette4143.502.70
San FranciscoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Matt Suhey740.571.95
RB Sammy Winder252.502.75
FB Merril Hoge144.005.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ken O'Brien1166.005.70
San FranciscoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Joe Montana65345.676.28

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Stacy Robinson1166.008.17
San FranciscoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR J.T. Smith1000.008.67
WR Preston Brown1177.005.50
TE K.D. Dunn1155.0016.33
FB Merril Hoge1166.0012.50
TE Marcos McCue1188.008.00
WR Stephen Baker1188.004.44

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New YorkRushesConversions
RB Robert Lavette62
San FranciscoRushesConversions
RB Matt Suhey21

Third Down Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompConversions
Ken O'Brien610
San FranciscoAttCompConversions
Joe Montana1495

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargCatchConversions
WR Ken Margerum310
RB Robert Lavette100
WR Mark Jackson100
TE Johnathan Diblasio100
San FranciscoTargCatchConversions
WR Stephen Baker842
WR J.T. Smith210
WR Preston Brown111
TE K.D. Dunn111
WR John Taylor110
TE Marcos McCue111

SectionAttendance
Stadium69,700 (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 Boxes3,000 (3,300)