Week 10, 1987

played in New England, MA

48 degrees, fair, 1 mph wind

Miami Dolphins32463-36
New England Patriots31037-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:01 NED - John Carney 22 field goal
1Q: 03:44 MIA - Paul Woodside 23 field goal
2Q: 15:00 MIA - John Settle 18 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
2Q: 13:09 MIA - Paul Woodside 37 field goal
2Q: 07:42 MIA - Roger Vick 3 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
2Q: 04:39 NED - Jerry Rice 8 pass from Jeff Hostetler (John Carney extra point)
2Q: 01:42 MIA - Oliver Reed 18 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
2Q: 00:03 NED - John Carney 19 field goal
3Q: 08:57 MIA - Paul Woodside 39 field goal
3Q: 05:23 NED - John Carney 34 field goal
3Q: 01:34 MIA - Paul Woodside 22 field goal
4Q: 07:35 NED - Jerry Rice 21 pass from Jeff Hostetler (John Carney extra point)
4Q: 01:34 MIA - Paul Woodside 31 field goal

Team StatisticsMIANED
Record4-55-4
First Downs1921
- by Rushing56
- by Passing1214
- by Penalty21
Total Net Yards375387
- Offensive Plays5964
- Yards per Play6.366.05
Net Rushing Yards111140
- Rushing Attempts3027
- Yards per Rush3.705.19
Net Passing Yards264247
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt26 - 22 - 036 - 23 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards285253
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/211/6
- Yards per Pass Play9.106.68
Fumbles/Lost1/11/1
3rd Down Conversions6/136/13
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.68.3
4th Down Conversions0/10/1
Penalties/Yards5/489/70
Punt Returns/Yards1/70/0
Kick Returns/Yards3/692/34
Interception Ret./Yards1/230/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits74
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/41/3
Avg. Drive StartOWN 46OWN 29
Time of Possession29:4430:16

Drive Charts

Miami Dolphins
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
18:545:16OWN 25969Field Goal
10:360:46OPP 19219Touchdown
214:381:36OPP 153-5Field Goal
211:524:19OWN 33867Touchdown
24:282:52OWN 8692Touchdown
315:006:10OWN 241254Field Goal
35:163:49OWN 43752Field Goal
411:231:24OPP 4447Downs
47:233:07OWN 4031Punt
43:452:17OPP 33619Field Goal
New England Patriots
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:006:06OWN 251070Field Goal
13:383:02OWN 25510Punt
214:500:12OWN 2515Fumble
213:021:10OWN 1930Punt
27:333:05OWN 25875Touchdown
21:360:57OWN 2534Punt
20:390:39OPP 22220Field Goal
38:503:34OWN 25758Field Goal
31:275:04OWN 25940Interception
49:592:36OWN 37663Touchdown
44:160:31OWN 2746Downs
41:281:28OWN 2376Game

Game MVP: Doug Flutie, Miami Dolphins

Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Roger Vick14392.79900
RB Ronnie Harmon10282.80700
QB Doug Flutie34013.332220
FB John Settle284.00700
WR Walter Stanley1-4-4.00-400
New EnglandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Ottis Anderson17875.123610
QB Jeff Hostetler7355.001010
WR Larry Mucker11414.001410
FB Rick Parros100.00000
RB Alvin Moore144.00400

Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Flutie26222853/213550150.8
New EnglandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jeff Hostetler36232531/6233191.5

Receiving Statistics

MiamiCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Carrier6613322.1768550
WR James Bennett555811.6016240
FB John Settle44246.0013181
WR Mark Duper222512.5019150
WR Walter Stanley2252.50150
TE Oliver Reed233718.5017191
RB Roger Vick1233.00031
TE Seth Flannery0200.00000
New EnglandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Jerry Rice101310910.9027332
TE Mark Boyer567414.8035240
WR Larry Mucker484711.7527220
RB Alvin Moore22168.0019200
RB Ottis Anderson11-4-4.000-40
TE Greg Baty111111.000110
WR Darnell Powell0200.00000
WR Elmo Boyd0100.00000
WR Weegie Thompson0100.00000

Interception Statistics

MiamiIntsYardsAvgTD
S Michael Adams12323.000
New EnglandIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

MiamiFumbRecovForceTD
CB Richard Carter1000
DT Erik Howard0100
CB Devon Mitchell0010
New EnglandFumbRecovForceTD
QB Jeff Hostetler1000
G Roy Simmons0100
OLB Otis Wilson0010

Punting Statistics

MiamiPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Edwin Hemmerle13232.032.0320
New EnglandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jim McCann39030.027.7480

Kicking Statistics

MiamiFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Paul Woodside5/50/00/0393/3
New EnglandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
John Carney3/30/00/0342/2

Punt Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Richard Carter177.00
New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD

Kick Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Brian Brennan24623.00
Ronnie Harmon12323.00
New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Rod Jones23417.00

Defensive Statistics

MiamiTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Martin Bayless820.02619
DE Robert Banks600.02523
S Andre Young510.02737
CB Devon Mitchell500.02525
CB Nate Odomes430.02535
CB Manny Hendrix420.02331
ILB Marc Munford410.02225
DT Erik Howard300.02731
DE Sean Jones211.02737
CB Richard Carter220.0520
OLB Ray Berry220.02631
S Michael Adams200.0118
OLB Perry Eichhorst100.0524
OLB Will Johnson010.02619
New EnglandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Chris Washington1020.02629
S Bobby Kemp731.02322
DT Doug Smith510.02825
DT John Goodman411.02722
DE Mike Gann301.02522
CB David Williams320.01412
CB Fred Marion310.02227
ILB Hal Garner310.057
ILB Frank Manumaleuga230.02219
S Ken Hillis220.02621
DE Fred Stokes220.02324
S Tom Pridemore200.048
CB Dwayne Woodruff200.02627
OLB Duane Bickett200.01422
DE Andre Townsend110.067
WR Larry Mucker10---------
T Shaquille Jonas10---------

Pass Rush Statistics

MiamiSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Sean Jones1.000137
OLB Perry Eichhorst0.010024
DE Sebastian Mahoney0.001015
DE Robert Banks0.001023
DT Bruce Mesner0.001011
CB Nate Odomes0.001035
New EnglandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Mike Gann1.001122
DT John Goodman1.000022
S Bobby Kemp1.000022
DE Andre Townsend0.01007
DE Terry Beeson0.00119
OLB Duane Bickett0.000122

Pass Defense Statistics

MiamiCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Andre Young40037
CB Devon Mitchell40025
S Martin Bayless30019
S Michael Adams21118
CB Richard Carter20020
CB Manny Hendrix20031
DE Robert Banks20023
ILB Marc Munford20025
OLB Ray Berry20031
New EnglandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Bobby Kemp50022
OLB Chris Washington40029
CB Dwayne Woodruff30027
CB Fred Marion30027
ILB Hal Garner3007
CB David Williams20012
OLB Duane Bickett20022

Blocking Statistics

MiamiKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Dennis McKnight39030129
T Keith Van Horne26030129
G Paul O'Connor26030029
T Reggie McElroy12030129
C Jamie Vance04030029
New EnglandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Nathan Henderson37027037
T Shaquille Jonas24027137
G Roy Simmons22027037
G Joe Fields15027037
T Jackie Slater13021033
T Dean Steinkuhler110604
TE Mark Boyer01027037

Special Teams Tackles

MiamiTacklesSTPlays
Richard Carter221
Brian Brennan122
New EnglandTacklesSTPlays
Jerry Rice28
Otis Wilson118
Larry Mucker115

Participation

MiamiRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Ray Berry------26312077
S Andre Young------2737367
CB Manny Hendrix------23311367
DE Sean Jones------2737266
G Paul O'Connor3029------665
CB Nate Odomes------2535262
T Keith Van Horne3029---------59
G Dennis McKnight3029---------59
T Reggie McElroy3029---------59
QB Doug Flutie3029---------59
C Jamie Vance3029---------59
DT Erik Howard------2731---58
WR James Bennett3027---------57
ILB Marc Munford------22251057
WR Mark Carrier2726---------53
TE Seth Flannery1316------2352
CB Devon Mitchell------2525151
DE Robert Banks------2523149
RB Roger Vick1819------1047
CB Richard Carter------5202146
S Martin Bayless------2619146
OLB Will Johnson------2619146
TE Oliver Reed2219---------41
FB John Settle711------2240
S Michael Adams------1181938
WR Mark Duper1614------636
OLB Perry Eichhorst------524332
WR Brian Brennan33------2228
RB Ronnie Harmon118------625
DE Sebastian Mahoney------315624
RB Chuck Sanders00------1919
WR Walter Stanley12------1316
K Paul Woodside00------1414
DT Bruce Mesner------011314
ILB Ron Brown------46111
P Edwin Hemmerle00------66
C Carlos Peluso00------66
G Korey Cote00------66
G Chris Conlin00------66
T Danny Villa00------66
DT Arnold Carlson------0044
CB Alexander Mathis------0044
TE Steven Gipp20---------2
QB Walter Hudson00---------0
C Micah Huffman00---------0
CB Charles Wright------00---0
New EnglandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Joe Fields2737------670
WR Larry Mucker2431------1570
G Roy Simmons2737------670
T Shaquille Jonas2737------670
WR Jerry Rice2636------870
TE Mark Boyer2737------165
C Nathan Henderson2737---------64
QB Jeff Hostetler2737---------64
OLB Chris Washington------2629560
T Jackie Slater2133------559
CB Dwayne Woodruff------2627558
DT Doug Smith------2825457
CB Fred Marion------2227554
DE Fred Stokes------2324552
WR Darnell Powell1021------1849
DT John Goodman------2722---49
S Ken Hillis------2621---47
DE Mike Gann------2522---47
CB David Williams------14122046
S Bobby Kemp------2322---45
RB Ottis Anderson2419---------43
ILB Frank Manumaleuga------2219---41
OLB Duane Bickett------1422541
S Mike Reinfeldt------672336
CB Rod Jones------149932
FB Rick Parros36------1827
WR Elmo Boyd1410---------24
DE Terry Beeson------119323
S Tom Pridemore------481022
OLB Otis Wilson------301821
RB Alvin Moore316------120
TE Robert Awalt00------2020
RB Michael Gunter00------1919
DE Andre Townsend------67518
ILB Hal Garner------57517
ILB Jerry Muckensturm------301013
WR Weegie Thompson02------911
T Dean Steinkuhler64------111
TE Greg Baty47---------11
K John Carney00------88
P Jim McCann00------66
C K.C. Hoffman00------66
CB Donnie Elder------2013
C Joel Hilgenberg00---------0
QB Elliot Diaz00---------0
G David Diaz-Infante00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2136.5
Middle19904.7
Right980.9
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3134.3
Middle221044.7
Right22311.5
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Flutie26224100230
New EnglandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jeff Hostetler36235231411

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen55295.8
Short (0-8 Yds)1210796.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)758512.1
Long (19+ Yds)229246.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen55142.8
Short (0-8 Yds)1391007.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)1691398.7
Long (19+ Yds)1000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mark Carrier660133326
WR James Bennett55058127
FB John Settle44024011
TE Oliver Reed32037019
WR Mark Duper22025014
TE Seth Flannery2000016
WR Walter Stanley220502
RB Roger Vick2103019
New EnglandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Jerry Rice13100109236
WR Larry Mucker84247131
TE Mark Boyer65174137
WR Darnell Powell2000021
RB Alvin Moore22016116
WR Elmo Boyd1000010
RB Ottis Anderson110-4019
WR Weegie Thompson100002
TE Greg Baty1101107

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Ronnie Harmon351.672.80
QB Doug Flutie2189.0013.33
RB Roger Vick1-1-1.002.79
FB John Settle111.004.00
New EnglandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Ottis Anderson263.005.12

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Flutie87374.6310.96
New EnglandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jeff Hostetler53224.407.03

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Walter Stanley2252.502.50
FB John Settle22157.506.00
TE Seth Flannery1000.000.00
RB Roger Vick1133.001.50
TE Oliver Reed111818.0012.33
WR Mark Carrier11-4-4.0022.17
New EnglandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Jerry Rice43225.508.38
WR Larry Mucker1000.005.88

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MiamiRushesConversions
RB Ronnie Harmon21
RB Roger Vick21
QB Doug Flutie11
New EnglandRushesConversions

Third Down Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompConversions
Doug Flutie873
New EnglandAttCompConversions
Jeff Hostetler1376

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargCatchConversions
WR James Bennett441
WR Mark Carrier222
TE Seth Flannery100
FB John Settle110
New EnglandTargCatchConversions
WR Larry Mucker411
WR Jerry Rice322
RB Alvin Moore221
TE Mark Boyer222
WR Darnell Powell100
WR Elmo Boyd100

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)