Week 11, 1987

played in New Jersey, NJ

34 degrees, fair, 9 mph wind

Miami Dolphins141400-28
New Jersey Jets7367-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 14:37 NJY - Ken Whisenhunt 4 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
1Q: 05:15 MIA - James Bennett 6 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
1Q: 00:16 MIA - Mark Duper 67 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
2Q: 10:31 NJY - Al Del Greco 19 field goal
2Q: 04:33 MIA - Mark Duper 41 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
2Q: 01:50 MIA - Oliver Reed 34 pass from Doug Flutie (Paul Woodside extra point)
3Q: 11:33 NJY - Al Del Greco 45 field goal
3Q: 00:18 NJY - Al Del Greco 48 field goal
4Q: 02:57 NJY - Buster Rhymes 11 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)

Team StatisticsMIANJY
Record5-54-6
First Downs2115
- by Rushing106
- by Passing98
- by Penalty21
Total Net Yards435304
- Offensive Plays7168
- Yards per Play6.134.47
Net Rushing Yards204128
- Rushing Attempts3826
- Yards per Rush5.374.92
Net Passing Yards231176
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt31 - 16 - 041 - 20 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards241182
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/101/6
- Yards per Pass Play7.004.19
Fumbles/Lost1/11/1
3rd Down Conversions7/165/17
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.37.7
4th Down Conversions0/00/2
Penalties/Yards8/454/40
Punt Returns/Yards3/215/114
Kick Returns/Yards4/932/50
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits14
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 28OWN 40
Time of Possession32:1127:49

Drive Charts

Miami Dolphins
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:000:13OWN 251-6Fumble
114:292:24OWN 25527Punt
19:023:53OWN 30970Touchdown
12:052:05OWN 2498Touchdown
210:236:07OWN 191181Touchdown
22:381:01OPP 45445Touchdown
20:270:27OWN 2739Punt
311:271:50OWN 2733Punt
37:591:08OWN 383-2Punt
35:482:20OWN 23514Punt
30:103:37OWN 21926Punt
410:251:54OWN 9427Punt
46:252:42OWN 153-5Punt
42:470:56OWN 34632Punt
41:061:06OPP 302-4Game
New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
114:470:18OPP 14214Touchdown
112:053:03OWN 20623Punt
15:093:04OWN 25528Punt
215:004:37OWN 20878Field Goal
24:161:38OWN 34518Fumble
21:371:10OWN 253-9Punt
315:003:33OWN 39733Field Goal
39:371:38OPP 4136Missed FG
36:511:03OWN 2434Punt
33:283:18OPP 46615Field Goal
411:331:085033Punt
48:312:06OWN 44841Downs
43:430:56OPP 35435Touchdown
41:510:45OWN 20510Downs

Game MVP: Doug Flutie, Miami Dolphins

Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Ronnie Harmon14604.292120
RB Roger Vick14896.362420
QB Doug Flutie6498.171720
FB John Settle382.67700
WR James Bennett1-2-2.00-200
New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
QB Steve Young10666.601720
RB Keith Byars9262.891120
RB Earl Campbell7365.14900

Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Flutie31162412/104670117.0
New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Young41201821/6258077.4

Receiving Statistics

MiamiCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Duper5713827.60106672
WR James Bennett311144.67091
RB Ronnie Harmon23189.0011140
RB Roger Vick22157.50080
WR Mark Carrier24199.5015130
FB John Settle1133.00430
TE Oliver Reed133434.008341
New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Doug Allen59408.004180
WR Bill Brooks5910721.4046580
WR Buster Rhymes410174.254111
TE Fred Cornwell24168.00090
RB Keith Byars23-5-2.500-10
RB Earl Campbell1333.00030
TE Ken Whisenhunt1244.00041
FB John Williams0100.00000

Interception Statistics

MiamiIntsYardsAvgTD
New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

MiamiFumbRecovForceTD
QB Doug Flutie1000
DT Erik Howard0100
S Andre Young0010
New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD
WR Bill Brooks1000
ILB Bobby Leopold0100
OLB Casey Tidwell0010

Punting Statistics

MiamiPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Edwin Hemmerle934438.221.1481
New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez523747.443.2603

Kicking Statistics

MiamiFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Paul Woodside0/00/00/004/4
New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco3/42/30/1482/2

Punt Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Richard Carter3217.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Mike Davis511422.80

Kick Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Brian Brennan36822.70
Ronnie Harmon12525.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Mike Davis12525.00
Doug Allen12525.00

Defensive Statistics

MiamiTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Perry Eichhorst720.01927
S Andre Young710.02642
S Martin Bayless500.01630
ILB Marc Munford410.01426
S Michael Adams400.01113
CB Manny Hendrix320.01930
CB Nate Odomes310.02335
OLB Ray Berry300.02139
DE Robert Banks201.01729
CB Richard Carter210.01220
CB Devon Mitchell210.01931
DE Sean Jones120.02642
QB Doug Flutie10---------
DT Erik Howard100.02134
ILB Ron Brown010.0710
CB Alexander Mathis010.011
New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Mike Davis810.03323
OLB Casey Tidwell631.03633
ILB Bobby Leopold650.03733
ILB Kevin Murphy620.03732
S Tiger Greene410.02425
DT Scott Cooper400.01613
CB Gardner Williams340.03832
CB Kevin Walker310.02225
DE Tony Elliott221.03527
DT Jeff Shaw210.01917
S Theodis Windham200.01817
CB Mark Murphy110.03627
OLB Todd Seabaugh110.040
DE Wes Dove110.0611
DE Jim Burt100.03222
T Harvey Salem10---------
CB Derrick Franklin100.0610
OLB Jim Ellis010.0136
S John O'Neill010.011

Pass Rush Statistics

MiamiSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Robert Banks1.000029
DE Sean Jones0.032042
DT Erik Howard0.011034
DE Sebastian Mahoney0.002014
OLB Will Johnson0.002029
DT Bruce Mesner0.001010
New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Tony Elliott1.011027
OLB Casey Tidwell1.000033
DE Karl Wilson0.00109

Pass Defense Statistics

MiamiCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Marc Munford40026
OLB Perry Eichhorst32027
S Martin Bayless30030
CB Manny Hendrix21030
S Andre Young20042
CB Devon Mitchell20031
CB Richard Carter10020
OLB Ray Berry10039
CB Nate Odomes10035
S Michael Adams10013
OLB Will Johnson01029
New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Gardner Williams34032
CB Kevin Walker31025
ILB Bobby Leopold22033
S Theodis Windham21017
OLB Casey Tidwell20033
ILB Kevin Murphy11032
S Mike Davis10023
CB Mark Murphy10027
S Tiger Greene10025

Blocking Statistics

MiamiKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Keith Van Horne48038033
G Dennis McKnight26038033
C Jamie Vance16038133
TE Oliver Reed14033024
G Paul O'Connor13038033
T Reggie McElroy05038133
New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Tom Thayer26026042
C Steve Sylvester23026042
T Irv Eatman14026142
G Dan Alexander14026042
T Harvey Salem12026042
FB John Williams010508

Special Teams Tackles

MiamiTacklesSTPlays
Roger Vick414
Michael Adams227
Chuck Sanders120
New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
Ken Whisenhunt228
Mike Davis225
Earl Campbell220
Ted Albrecht19

Participation

MiamiRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Paul O'Connor3833------980
OLB Perry Eichhorst------19272874
S Andre Young------2642472
DE Sean Jones------2642472
T Keith Van Horne3833---------71
WR James Bennett3833---------71
G Dennis McKnight3833---------71
T Reggie McElroy3833---------71
QB Doug Flutie3833---------71
C Jamie Vance3833---------71
WR Mark Carrier3531---------66
OLB Ray Berry------2139565
CB Nate Odomes------2335462
DT Erik Howard------2134358
TE Oliver Reed3324---------57
S Martin Bayless------1630753
CB Manny Hendrix------1930352
CB Richard Carter------12201951
CB Devon Mitchell------1931151
RB Roger Vick1819------1451
S Michael Adams------11132751
WR Mark Duper2024------650
TE Seth Flannery1410------2549
DE Robert Banks------1729147
OLB Will Johnson------1529145
ILB Marc Munford------1426343
RB Ronnie Harmon1912------637
DE Sebastian Mahoney------1214733
FB John Settle69------1631
ILB Ron Brown------7101229
WR Brian Brennan52------1623
RB Chuck Sanders00------2020
DT Bruce Mesner------710219
WR Walter Stanley10------1112
P Edwin Hemmerle00------99
C Carlos Peluso00------99
G Korey Cote00------99
G Chris Conlin00------99
T Danny Villa00------99
CB Alexander Mathis------1157
K Paul Woodside00------55
DT Arnold Carlson------0055
CB Charles Wright------0055
TE Steven Gipp11---------2
QB Walter Hudson00---------0
C Micah Huffman00---------0
New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Mike Davis------33232581
CB Mark Murphy------36271073
ILB Bobby Leopold------3733---70
CB Gardner Williams------3832---70
OLB Casey Tidwell------3633170
ILB Kevin Murphy------3732---69
C Steve Sylvester2642---------68
G Dan Alexander2642---------68
G Tom Thayer2642---------68
T Irv Eatman2642---------68
T Harvey Salem2642---------68
WR Buster Rhymes2642---------68
QB Steve Young2642---------68
TE Fred Cornwell2235------1067
DE Tony Elliott------3527---62
WR Bill Brooks2339---------62
RB Earl Campbell1325------2058
DE Jim Burt------3222---54
S Tiger Greene------2425150
WR Doug Allen1626------648
CB Kevin Walker------2225---47
TE Ken Whisenhunt413------2845
DT Jeff Shaw------1917945
OLB Jim Ellis------1362443
FB John Williams58------2437
CB Derrick Franklin------6101935
S Theodis Windham------1817---35
RB Keith Byars1317------131
WR Nate Spadaford41------2429
DT Scott Cooper------1613---29
DE Karl Wilson------59923
S John O'Neill------111921
DE Wes Dove------611---17
WR Willie Marshall42------1016
ILB Shane Conlan------001414
TE Kevin Starks02------911
K Al Del Greco00------1010
RB D.J. Dozier00------1010
T Ted Albrecht00------99
C Karl Kramer00------99
T Pete Stansberry00------99
P Ruben Rodriguez00------99
OLB Todd Seabaugh------40---4
QB Joe Dufek00---------0
DT Dixon McPhee------00---0
ILB Danny Lockett------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left10202.0
Middle221255.7
Right56112.2
None1-2-2.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left155.0
Middle201025.1
Right5214.2
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Flutie31163219200
New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Young41201234800

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen657011.7
Short (0-8 Yds)127554.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)82151.9
Long (19+ Yds)5210120.2
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen73-7-1.0
Short (0-8 Yds)148342.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)2091557.8
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR James Bennett113114033
WR Mark Duper750138224
WR Mark Carrier42019031
RB Ronnie Harmon32018012
TE Oliver Reed31034124
RB Roger Vick22015019
FB John Settle110309
New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes104217042
WR Doug Allen95040026
WR Bill Brooks951107139
TE Fred Cornwell42016035
RB Earl Campbell3103025
RB Keith Byars320-5017
TE Ken Whisenhunt2104013
FB John Williams100008

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Earl Campbell199.005.14
RB Keith Byars11010.002.89
QB Steve Young144.006.60

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Flutie1166.007.77
New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Young75131.864.44

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR James Bennett1166.001.27
New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Buster Rhymes22147.001.70
RB Keith Byars22-5-2.50-1.67
TE Ken Whisenhunt1144.002.00
WR Doug Allen1000.004.44
FB John Williams1000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MiamiRushesConversions
QB Doug Flutie22
RB Roger Vick21
FB John Settle10
New JerseyRushesConversions
RB Earl Campbell42
QB Steve Young42

Third Down Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompConversions
Doug Flutie1164
New JerseyAttCompConversions
Steve Young921

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargCatchConversions
WR Mark Duper332
WR James Bennett300
RB Roger Vick222
TE Oliver Reed200
WR Mark Carrier110
New JerseyTargCatchConversions
RB Earl Campbell210
WR Buster Rhymes200
TE Fred Cornwell100
TE Ken Whisenhunt100
WR Doug Allen100
FB John Williams100
WR Bill Brooks111

SectionAttendance
Stadium80,000 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck24,700 (24,700)
End Zone17,700 (17,700)
Mezzanine10,200 (10,200)
Sideline Seats15,700 (15,700)
Club Seats8,000 (8,000)
Luxury Boxes3,700 (3,700)