Week 12, 1987

played in Kansas City, MO

57 degrees, rain, 9 mph wind

Detroit Lions9373-22
Kansas City Chiefs6336-18

Scoring Summary
1Q: 11:06 KCY - Greg Davis 21 field goal
1Q: 09:55 DET - Tony Davis 38 pass from Scott Lindquist (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
1Q: 05:45 KCY - Greg Davis 38 field goal
1Q: 03:21 DET - Safety: Garry Cobb tackled ball carrier in end zone
2Q: 08:54 KCY - Greg Davis 23 field goal
2Q: 05:23 DET - Chester Jacobsen 28 field goal
3Q: 08:46 KCY - Greg Davis 23 field goal
3Q: 05:39 DET - Daryl Turner 19 pass from Scott Lindquist (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
4Q: 15:00 KCY - Walter Murray 6 pass from Randall Cunningham (Greg Davis extra point failed)
4Q: 07:57 DET - Chester Jacobsen 31 field goal

Team StatisticsDETKCY
Record8-34-7
First Downs1721
- by Rushing611
- by Passing119
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards393327
- Offensive Plays6068
- Yards per Play6.554.81
Net Rushing Yards121166
- Rushing Attempts3132
- Yards per Rush3.905.19
Net Passing Yards272161
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt29 - 19 - 035 - 18 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards272169
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/01/8
- Yards per Pass Play9.384.47
Fumbles/Lost2/10/0
3rd Down Conversions5/144/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down6.87.6
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards4/264/25
Punt Returns/Yards3/351/12
Kick Returns/Yards3/540/0
Interception Ret./Yards1/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits34
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/21/3
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 26
Time of Possession27:1232:48

Drive Charts

Detroit Lions
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:55OWN 25419Fumble
111:011:20OWN 25375Touchdown
15:402:19OWN 25616Punt
13:143:20OWN 22519Punt
28:473:30OWN 25664Field Goal
24:122:17OWN 23536Punt
20:360:30OPP 413-1Punt
38:403:11OWN 22578Touchdown
414:491:36OWN 2632Punt
413:051:115036Punt
410:032:13OPP 35621Field Goal
45:285:28OWN 201143Game
Kansas City Chiefs
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:052:04OPP 31627Field Goal
19:414:01OWN 25654Field Goal
13:210:07OWN 11-1Safety
214:546:07OWN 201474Field Goal
25:171:05OWN 2535Punt
21:551:19OWN 2030Punt
20:060:06OWN 201-1Half
315:006:20OWN 251269Field Goal
35:295:40OWN 251275Touchdown
413:130:08OWN 4410Interception
411:541:51OWN 203-17Punt
47:502:22OWN 25728Punt

Game MVP: Scott Lindquist, Detroit Lions

Rushing Statistics

DetroitAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Van Williams23954.132420
RB Randy McMillan4164.001110
FB Amos Lawrence263.00500
QB Scott Lindquist242.00600
Kansas CityAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Herman Heard12836.921640
RB Ira Valentine12373.081220
QB Randall Cunningham7426.001320
WR Steve Largent144.00400

Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Scott Lindquist29192720/02380118.7
Kansas CityAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Randall Cunningham35181691/8123162.6

Receiving Statistics

DetroitCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Daryl Turner7118812.5730331
WR Dennis McKinnon487418.5035300
TE Tony Davis337725.6754381
FB Amos Lawrence1155.00050
RB Van Williams11-1-1.000-10
TE Clarence Kay131313.003130
TE Damone Johnson111111.000110
WR Karl Powe1155.00250
Kansas CityCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Walter Murray510459.001151
TE Eric Sievers35258.3315150
WR Horace Rubio37155.00650
WR Gino Jarvis22157.500110
TE Roger Lapham1144.00040
FB Hubie Oliver111313.003130
RB Herman Heard1699.00090
RB Ira Valentine112020.009200
TE Theo Young112323.0023230
WR Steve Largent0100.00000

Interception Statistics

DetroitIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Garry Cobb100.000
Kansas CityIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

DetroitFumbRecovForceTD
RB Van Williams1000
QB Scott Lindquist1000
C Jim Sweeney0100
Kansas CityFumbRecovForceTD
DT Joshua Campbell0100
S Brenard Wilson0010
CB Willie Tullis0010

Punting Statistics

DetroitPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Earnest Lucas628447.332.0591
Kansas CityPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mark Royals418245.531.8551

Kicking Statistics

DetroitFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chester Jacobsen2/20/00/0312/2
Kansas CityFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Greg Davis4/40/00/0380/1

Punt Return Statistics

DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Jeff Sprowls33511.70
Kansas CityRetYardsAvgTD
Issiac Holt11212.00

Kick Return Statistics

DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Jeff Sprowls35418.00
Kansas CityRetYardsAvgTD

Defensive Statistics

DetroitTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Greg Lloyd840.02827
ILB Garry Cobb720.02828
OLB Curtis Stowers610.01318
CB Reyna Thompson500.02831
CB Wanye Smith410.01824
DT Mike Stensrud340.02324
S Brett Maxie320.02827
S Jeff Sprowls310.01917
CB Andre Waters210.03035
CB Jafus White200.086
S Elbert Shelley200.01119
DE Sam Clancy111.01015
DT Stan Mataele110.01613
S Mo Hamiter100.0712
WR Dennis McKinnon10---------
DE Sean McNanie100.01122
DE Bill Acker020.02022
ILB John Rade010.048
Kansas CityTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Lawrence Taylor830.03029
S Brenard Wilson630.03129
ILB John Grimsley520.03029
S Ron Francis340.02420
DT Joshua Campbell310.02418
DT Keith Williams310.01820
CB Willie Tullis300.02619
CB Kim Anderson220.02520
DE B.J. Gunther220.02119
CB John Swain200.068
CB Issiac Holt200.01313
S Jeffery Dale200.079
OLB Chet Parlavecchio120.02214
WR Steve Largent10---------
CB Kenny Hill100.0613
DE Josue Thornton100.0917
DT Joe McGrail100.01818
OLB Tim Pidgeon100.051
DE Jerry Asher020.02419

Pass Rush Statistics

DetroitSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Sam Clancy1.001015
DT Mike Stensrud0.011024
DE Jim Jeffcoat0.002021
DE Sean McNanie0.000122
Kansas CitySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Josue Thornton0.011017
DT Joshua Campbell0.011018
OLB Lawrence Taylor0.000129

Pass Defense Statistics

DetroitCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Reyna Thompson40031
OLB Curtis Stowers30018
CB Andre Waters22035
ILB Garry Cobb21128
CB Wanye Smith20024
S Brett Maxie20027
S Jeff Sprowls10017
OLB Greg Lloyd10027
S Elbert Shelley10019
DE Jim Jeffcoat01021
Kansas CityCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Brenard Wilson41029
ILB John Grimsley32029
CB Kim Anderson21020
S Ron Francis21020
OLB Lawrence Taylor20029
S Jeffery Dale2009
CB Willie Tullis10019
CB John Swain1008
OLB Chet Parlavecchio10014
CB Issiac Holt10013

Blocking Statistics

DetroitKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Steve Sybeldon29031029
C Jim Sweeney29031029
T Buddy Hardaway24031029
C Kevin Belcher23031029
T Daryle Smith13031029
TE Damone Johnson010305
Kansas CityKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Emil Boures46032036
G Mike Munchak34132036
FB Hubie Oliver330709
G Gregg Harris24032136
T Daren Gilbert14032036
TE Eric Sievers11030030
C Frank Winters04032036

Special Teams Tackles

DetroitTacklesSTPlays
Gregg Carr123
Kansas CityTacklesSTPlays
Hubie Oliver226
Kenny Hill220
Corwin Benton111
Theodore Gildon18

Participation

DetroitRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Andre Waters------30352590
RB Van Williams2724------2475
T Daryle Smith3129------1373
CB Reyna Thompson------28311271
G Steve Sybeldon3129------868
WR Daryl Turner2927------1268
ILB Garry Cobb------28281167
OLB Greg Lloyd------28271166
T Buddy Hardaway3129------262
QB Scott Lindquist3129---------60
C Kevin Belcher3129---------60
C Jim Sweeney3129---------60
S Brett Maxie------2827156
DT Mike Stensrud------2324855
TE Clarence Kay2527------153
WR Dennis McKinnon2923---------52
DE Jim Jeffcoat------2921151
S Elbert Shelley------11191949
DT Brad White------1727448
S Jeff Sprowls------19171147
CB Wanye Smith------1824446
DE Bill Acker------2022---42
DE Sean McNanie------1122740
OLB Curtis Stowers------1318435
DT Stan Mataele------1613---29
DE Sam Clancy------1015328
WR Karl Powe1314---------27
OLB Gregg Carr------202325
RB Lionel Vital00------2424
S Mo Hamiter------712423
FB Amos Lawrence139---------22
TE Tony Davis1111---------22
WR Kitrick Taylor00------1818
ILB John Rade------48416
CB Jafus White------86115
TE Damone Johnson35------614
RB Randy McMillan45---------9
P Earnest Lucas00------88
C Elias Carter00------88
G Nick Haden00------88
WR Curt Pardridge10------78
T Sal Cerario00------88
K Chester Jacobsen00------77
DE Josh Troy------2013
QB Jack Trudeau00---------0
OLB Gary Spann------00---0
Kansas CityRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Daren Gilbert3236------876
G Gregg Harris3236------876
G Mike Munchak3236---------68
T Emil Boures3236---------68
QB Randall Cunningham3236---------68
C Frank Winters3236---------68
S Brenard Wilson------3129262
RB Herman Heard1626------2062
TE Eric Sievers3030------161
OLB Lawrence Taylor------3029261
ILB John Grimsley------3029261
WR Steve Largent2930---------59
WR Walter Murray2527------153
DE Jerry Asher------2419851
CB Kim Anderson------2520146
WR Horace Rubio2224---------46
CB Willie Tullis------2619---45
DT Joshua Campbell------2418244
S Ron Francis------2420---44
FB Hubie Oliver79------2642
DT Joe McGrail------1818642
DE B.J. Gunther------2119141
DT Keith Williams------1820240
CB Kenny Hill------6132039
CB Issiac Holt------13131238
OLB Chet Parlavecchio------2214137
RB Ira Valentine169------1237
TE Theo Young55------2535
OLB Tim Pidgeon------512228
DE Josue Thornton------917127
WR Lee Dillon01------2223
WR Gino Jarvis38------1122
CB John Swain------68721
S Robert Jackson------001919
TE Roger Lapham711---------18
S Jeffery Dale------79117
ILB Michael Brooks------101112
RB Corwin Benton00------1111
K Greg Davis00------1111
P Mark Royals00------88
C Theodore Gildon00------88
G Randy Dixon00------88
T Sam Clayton00------88
CB Tim McKyer------14---5
QB Marc Wilson00---------0
C Omar Stone00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left8313.9
Middle15644.3
Right7284.0
None1-2-2.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6447.3
Middle19764.0
Right6477.8
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Scott Lindquist29195105210
Kansas CityAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Randall Cunningham35182254411

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen0000.0
Short (0-8 Yds)17121639.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)1271099.1
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen73344.9
Short (0-8 Yds)2010783.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)75578.1
Long (19+ Yds)1000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Daryl Turner117088127
WR Dennis McKinnon84074223
TE Clarence Kay31013027
TE Tony Davis33077211
FB Amos Lawrence110509
RB Van Williams110-1024
TE Damone Johnson1101105
WR Karl Powe1105014
Kansas CityTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Walter Murray105245027
WR Horace Rubio73215024
RB Herman Heard6109026
TE Eric Sievers53125030
WR Gino Jarvis2201508
WR Steve Largent1000030
TE Roger Lapham1104011
FB Hubie Oliver1101309
RB Ira Valentine1102019
TE Theo Young1102315

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DetroitAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Van Williams221.004.13
Kansas CityAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
WR Steve Largent144.004.00
QB Randall Cunningham155.006.00
RB Ira Valentine1-2-2.003.08

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Scott Lindquist53285.609.38
Kansas CityAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Randall Cunningham95293.224.83

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Daryl Turner32237.678.00
FB Amos Lawrence1155.005.00
WR Dennis McKinnon1000.009.25
Kansas CityTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Eric Sievers32103.335.00
WR Walter Murray32155.004.50
WR Horace Rubio2000.002.14
TE Roger Lapham1144.004.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DetroitRushesConversions
RB Van Williams42
QB Scott Lindquist10
Kansas CityRushesConversions
RB Herman Heard43

Third Down Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompConversions
Scott Lindquist953
Kansas CityAttCompConversions
Randall Cunningham721

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargCatchConversions
WR Daryl Turner631
TE Clarence Kay211
TE Damone Johnson111
Kansas CityTargCatchConversions
TE Eric Sievers210
RB Herman Heard200
WR Walter Murray211
WR Horace Rubio100

SectionAttendance
Stadium66,900 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck20,700 (21,400)
End Zone14,300 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,600 (8,900)
Sideline Seats12,700 (13,600)
Club Seats7,300 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)