Week 9, 1987

played in Cleveland, OH

57 degrees, fair, 3 mph wind

Pittsburgh Steelers0037-10
Cleveland Browns141437-38

Scoring Summary
1Q: 12:23 CLE - Jamie Williams 16 pass from Mark Malone (Mick Luckhurst extra point)
1Q: 08:54 CLE - Eddie Brown 2 pass from Mark Malone (Mick Luckhurst extra point)
2Q: 14:02 CLE - Cris Carter 7 pass from Mark Malone (Mick Luckhurst extra point)
2Q: 05:47 CLE - Eddie Brown 59 pass from Mark Malone (Mick Luckhurst extra point)
3Q: 11:54 PIT - Jim Breech 49 field goal
3Q: 08:18 CLE - Mick Luckhurst 38 field goal
4Q: 10:39 PIT - Gerald Carter 19 pass from Deiter Brock (Jim Breech extra point)
4Q: 04:09 CLE - Gary James 87 run (Mick Luckhurst extra point)

Team StatisticsPITCLE
Record5-44-5
First Downs1723
- by Rushing86
- by Passing916
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards368551
- Offensive Plays6865
- Yards per Play5.418.48
Net Rushing Yards152213
- Rushing Attempts2725
- Yards per Rush5.638.52
Net Passing Yards216338
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt38 - 20 - 140 - 20 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards234338
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/180/0
- Yards per Pass Play5.278.45
Fumbles/Lost1/11/0
3rd Down Conversions2/144/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down6.88.0
4th Down Conversions0/10/0
Penalties/Yards7/406/39
Punt Returns/Yards2/254/45
Kick Returns/Yards1/203/104
Interception Ret./Yards1/01/5
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits25
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/03/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 31
Time of Possession30:5629:04

Drive Charts

Pittsburgh Steelers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:141:33OWN 25311Fumble
18:461:45OWN 1636Punt
15:522:44OWN 3620Punt
11:381:13OWN 43-3Punt
213:512:30OWN 2539Punt
29:581:55OWN 3635Punt
25:171:26OWN 25533Punt
22:130:12OPP 3810Interception
20:020:02OWN 4810Half
315:003:12OWN 25743Field Goal
38:131:22OWN 25421Punt
34:542:49OWN 5635Punt
415:004:28OWN 20980Touchdown
48:212:35OWN 20971Downs
43:521:58OWN 25517Punt
Cleveland Browns
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:46OWN 37463Touchdown
110:411:55OPP 36436Touchdown
17:011:09OWN 3931Punt
13:081:30OPP 48336Interception
10:251:34OPP 44344Touchdown
211:211:23OWN 2530Punt
28:032:46OWN 3597Touchdown
23:511:38OWN 339Punt
22:011:59OWN 25834Missed FG
311:483:35OPP 49728Field Goal
36:511:57OWN 7534Punt
32:052:05OWN 24521Punt
410:322:11OWN 43621Punt
45:461:54OWN 9391Touchdown
41:541:54OWN 28317Game

Game MVP: Mark Malone, Cleveland Browns

Rushing Statistics

PittsburghAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Curtis Adams10252.501110
RB Barry Word7598.431720
QB Deiter Brock4379.251420
RB Stanford Jennings3113.671010
QB Bernie Kosar2178.501210
WR Ron Brown133.00300
ClevelandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB George Wonsley191095.743520
QB Mark Malone2168.001210
RB Rick Fenney2-2-1.00100
WR Eddie Brown133.00300
FB Gary James18787.008711

Passing Statistics

PittsburghAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Deiter Brock23121591/7135088.8
Bernie Kosar158752/11029139.6
ClevelandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mark Malone40203380/04591101.9

Receiving Statistics

PittsburghCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Gerald Carter485814.5016191
WR Nate Johnson456215.5036350
WR Ron Brown464611.5036290
TE Doug Crosbie23157.508160
TE Clint Didier272713.5012190
TE Tim Wrightman25126.00470
RB Stanford Jennings22147.000110
FB Booker Moore0100.00000
RB Barry Word0100.00000
ClevelandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Jamie Williams5126513.0016221
TE Lance Seidman457117.754290
WR Eddie Brown499122.7561592
RB Rick Fenney223115.5024240
WR Cris Carter223718.5016301
RB George Wonsley131212.003120
TE Joe Jones142727.0020270
RB Rodney Carter1144.00040
WR Billy Waddy0100.00000
WR Ted Wilson0100.00000

Interception Statistics

PittsburghIntsYardsAvgTD
S Mike Harden100.000
ClevelandIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Derrick Burroughs155.000

Fumble Statistics

PittsburghFumbRecovForceTD
TE Tim Wrightman1000
OLB Robert Lyles0010
ClevelandFumbRecovForceTD
RB Dan Reeder1000
WR Billy Waddy0100
S Tom Flynn0100
OLB Rich Milot0010

Punting Statistics

PittsburghPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jim Arnold940144.639.6563
ClevelandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Larry Swider629248.737.8572

Kicking Statistics

PittsburghFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jim Breech1/11/10/0491/1
ClevelandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Mick Luckhurst1/20/10/1385/5

Punt Return Statistics

PittsburghRetYardsAvgTD
Billy Ryckman22512.50
ClevelandRetYardsAvgTD
Dan Reeder44511.30

Kick Return Statistics

PittsburghRetYardsAvgTD
Billy Ryckman12020.00
ClevelandRetYardsAvgTD
Allyn Griffin26934.50
Don Jones13535.00

Defensive Statistics

PittsburghTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Mike Harden710.02436
S Gerald Small620.02040
OLB Robert Lyles510.02539
DE Keith Ferguson320.01830
CB Kevin Ross310.02138
ILB Glenn Cameron300.02329
ILB Troy Benson300.01429
CB Kenny Johnson210.01522
CB Mario Clark200.0714
CB Milton Mack200.01119
OLB Mike Singletary120.02139
DE Phil Murphy110.01112
DE Keith Willis110.02029
WR Gerald Carter10---------
DT Henry Thomas100.01926
DT Kit Lathrop010.0614
OLB Gary Padjen010.044
S Mike Whitwell010.030
ClevelandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Fredd Young1111.02540
ILB E.J. Junior630.01926
OLB Scott Leach400.51026
CB David King410.02529
S Tom Flynn400.02033
S Tom Tutson320.02740
OLB Jamie Kimmel300.01422
S Len Bell300.01315
CB Derrick Burroughs220.01421
OLB Anthony Bell220.02339
DT Pete Kugler210.02023
DE Charles Benson210.02032
OLB Rich Milot101.0108
CB Tommy Sims120.02137
TE Joe Jones10---------
DE Charles Bennett010.5918
DT Dean Hamel020.01930

Pass Rush Statistics

PittsburghSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Keith Willis0.010029
DE Keith Ferguson0.003330
DE Wilson Whitney0.002010
ClevelandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
ILB Fredd Young1.010140
OLB Rich Milot1.00008
DE Charles Bennett0.500118
OLB Scott Leach0.500026
DT Dean Hamel0.011230
DE Charles Benson0.001232
CB Tommy Sims0.001037

Pass Defense Statistics

PittsburghCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Gerald Small50040
S Mike Harden42136
OLB Robert Lyles21039
ILB Troy Benson21029
CB Mario Clark20014
CB Kevin Ross20038
OLB Mike Singletary12039
S Aaron Mitchell1004
CB Milton Mack10019
CB Kenny Johnson01022
ClevelandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Fredd Young41040
S Tom Flynn41033
ILB E.J. Junior30026
CB Derrick Burroughs21121
CB David King20029
CB Tommy Sims12037
OLB Rich Milot1108
OLB Jamie Kimmel10022
OLB Scott Leach10026
S Len Bell10015
S Tom Tutson01040

Blocking Statistics

PittsburghKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Chris Godfrey35027041
G R.C. Thielemann25025038
C Doug Smith25027041
T Joe Delvin24025138
T Doug Williams120616
T Steve Buxton01021135
ClevelandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Max Montoya28025040
G Crawford Ker25025040
C Darrick Brilz15022040
T Jim Warne13022040
TE Jamie Williams11022039
C Eric Stokes110300
T Joe Walter01025040

Special Teams Tackles

PittsburghTacklesSTPlays
Robert Lyles314
Doug Crosbie226
Pete Shaw225
ClevelandTacklesSTPlays
Billy Waddy127
Jamie Williams127
Jamie Kimmel125

Participation

PittsburghRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Robert Lyles------25391478
C Doug Smith2741---------68
G Chris Godfrey2741---------68
CB Kevin Ross------2138968
T Steve Buxton2135------1066
T Joe Delvin2538---------63
G R.C. Thielemann2538---------63
S Gerald Small------2040262
S Mike Harden------2436262
OLB Mike Singletary------2139262
TE Clint Didier2237---------59
WR Nate Johnson2134---------55
TE Doug Crosbie819------2653
ILB Glenn Cameron------2329---52
WR Ron Brown2124------752
DE Keith Ferguson------1830250
DE Keith Willis------2029---49
WR Gerald Carter2225---------47
RB Curtis Adams1114------2045
ILB Troy Benson------1429245
DT Henry Thomas------1926---45
CB Kenny Johnson------1522643
CB Mario Clark------7141839
QB Deiter Brock1524---------39
S Pete Shaw------542534
OLB Gary Padjen------442533
CB Milton Mack------1119232
QB Bernie Kosar1217---------29
WR Brian Baschnagel74------1728
DT Kit Lathrop------614828
RB Stanford Jennings717------226
TE Tim Wrightman412------925
DE Phil Murphy------1112124
RB Barry Word813------324
FB Booker Moore26------1220
DE Wilson Whitney------210719
WR Billy Ryckman20------1618
ILB David Wyman------121316
C Don Macek23------1015
G Duval Love23------1015
T Doug Williams66------113
S Aaron Mitchell------54312
C Mike McDonald00------1010
P Jim Arnold00------1010
K Jim Breech00------44
S Mike Whitwell------30---3
ClevelandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Jamie Williams2239------2788
CB Tommy Sims------21371876
G Max Montoya2540------873
S Tom Flynn------20332073
G Crawford Ker2540------873
T Joe Walter2540------873
S Tom Tutson------2740168
WR Cris Carter1922------2768
ILB Fredd Young------2540166
QB Mark Malone2540---------65
OLB Anthony Bell------2339163
C Darrick Brilz2240---------62
T Jim Warne2240---------62
OLB Jamie Kimmel------14222561
DT Dean Hamel------19301059
ILB E.J. Junior------19261358
CB David King------2529458
DE Charles Benson------2032153
DT Pete Kugler------2023851
WR Eddie Brown2327---------50
CB Derrick Burroughs------1421843
RB George Wonsley2118---------39
TE Lance Seidman926------338
OLB Scott Leach------1026137
WR Ted Wilson1023---------33
WR Billy Waddy31------2731
S Len Bell------1315---28
DE Charles Bennett------918---27
FB Gary James79------925
OLB Rich Milot------108624
DT Steve O'Malley------812---20
RB Rick Fenney317---------20
TE Joe Jones312---------15
WR Don Jones11------1012
T Paul Blair30------811
RB Otis Brown00------1010
K Mick Luckhurst00------99
RB Dan Reeder00------99
WR Allyn Griffin42------39
DE Jeff Faulkner------0099
P Larry Swider00------88
C Floyd Harding00------88
C Eric Stokes30---------3
RB Rodney Carter03---------3
QB Jay Schroeder00---------0
S Alvin Walton------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5132.6
Middle16945.9
Right6457.5
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left56012.0
Middle141349.6
Right6193.2
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

PittsburghAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Deiter Brock23121214320
Bernie Kosar1581203041
ClevelandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mark Malone40208427531

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen43389.5
Short (0-8 Yds)17111046.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)146926.6
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen112424.0
Short (0-8 Yds)1791036.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)1671398.7
Long (19+ Yds)637212.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

PittsburghTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Gerald Carter84058025
TE Clint Didier72027037
WR Ron Brown64046124
WR Nate Johnson54062134
TE Tim Wrightman52012012
TE Doug Crosbie32015019
RB Stanford Jennings22014017
FB Booker Moore100006
RB Barry Word1010013
ClevelandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Jamie Williams125065139
WR Eddie Brown94191227
TE Lance Seidman54071226
TE Joe Jones41027112
RB George Wonsley31012018
RB Rick Fenney22031117
WR Cris Carter22037122
WR Billy Waddy100001
RB Rodney Carter110403
WR Ted Wilson1010023

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

PittsburghAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Deiter Brock144.009.25
ClevelandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB George Wonsley273.505.74

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

PittsburghAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Deiter Brock41194.756.91
ClevelandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mark Malone84293.638.45

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

PittsburghTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Gerald Carter21199.507.25
TE Doug Crosbie1000.005.00
FB Booker Moore1000.000.00
ClevelandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Eddie Brown3120.6710.11
TE Jamie Williams111616.005.42
RB George Wonsley1000.004.00
TE Joe Jones1000.006.75
RB Rodney Carter1144.004.00
WR Cris Carter1177.0018.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

PittsburghRushesConversions
QB Deiter Brock10
RB Curtis Adams10
ClevelandRushesConversions
FB Gary James11

Third Down Passing Statistics

PittsburghAttCompConversions
Deiter Brock622
Bernie Kosar620
ClevelandAttCompConversions
Mark Malone1143

Third Down Receiving Statistics

PittsburghTargCatchConversions
TE Clint Didier400
TE Tim Wrightman310
WR Nate Johnson222
WR Ron Brown200
RB Stanford Jennings110
ClevelandTargCatchConversions
TE Jamie Williams411
TE Lance Seidman211
WR Eddie Brown200
TE Joe Jones100
RB Rodney Carter111
RB Rick Fenney110

SectionAttendance
Stadium70,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck14,600 (14,600)
End Zone10,400 (10,400)
Mezzanine6,000 (6,000)
Sideline Seats9,200 (9,200)
Club Seats19,900 (19,900)
Luxury Boxes9,900 (9,900)