Week 12, 1987

played in Washington, DC

60 degrees, rain, 5 mph wind

New Jersey Jets7707-21
Washington Football Team36150-24

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:41 WAS - Scott Norwood 18 field goal
1Q: 05:14 NJY - Ken Whisenhunt 31 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
2Q: 14:16 WAS - Scott Norwood 34 field goal
2Q: 05:06 NJY - Keith Byars 1 run (Al Del Greco extra point)
2Q: 00:03 WAS - Scott Norwood 23 field goal
3Q: 07:17 WAS - Herschel Walker 2 run (Jim Kelly pass to Cedric Jones for conversion)
3Q: 05:06 WAS - David Frye 62 fumble return (Scott Norwood extra point)
4Q: 05:56 NJY - Keith Byars 13 run (Al Del Greco extra point)

Team StatisticsNJYWAS
Record4-77-4
First Downs1920
- by Rushing58
- by Passing1311
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards316349
- Offensive Plays6168
- Yards per Play5.185.13
Net Rushing Yards81141
- Rushing Attempts2233
- Yards per Rush3.684.27
Net Passing Yards235208
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt36 - 24 - 135 - 23 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards252208
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/170/0
- Yards per Pass Play6.035.94
Fumbles/Lost1/10/0
3rd Down Conversions8/147/16
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down9.35.4
4th Down Conversions0/11/2
Penalties/Yards3/214/29
Punt Returns/Yards1/72/10
Kick Returns/Yards3/642/50
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/1
2pt Conversions0/01/1
Red Zone Visits24
- Red Zone TDs/FGs2/01/3
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 31
Time of Possession27:5332:07

Drive Charts

New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:35OWN 2558Interception
19:364:37OWN 40860Touchdown
214:103:42OWN 25610Punt
29:484:53OWN 271173Touchdown
21:560:27OWN 2034Punt
37:112:14OWN 17445Fumble
34:573:29OWN 29515Punt
412:542:47OWN 20423Punt
47:351:47OWN 36864Touchdown
42:461:59OWN 34723Downs
40:060:06OWN 2810Game
Washington Football Team
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:253:49OPP 47846Field Goal
14:595:49OWN 321051Field Goal
210:280:40OWN 2639Punt
24:552:59OWN 43613Punt
21:291:29OWN 29665Field Goal
315:007:49OWN 251675Touchdown
31:283:34OWN 24736Punt
410:072:32OWN 20744Downs
45:483:02OWN 1735Punt
40:470:41OWN 4331Punt

Game MVP: Herschel Walker, Washington Football Team

Rushing Statistics

New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Keith Byars12342.831312
QB Steve Young5408.001820
RB Earl Campbell4123.00900
RB D.J. Dozier1-5-5.00-500
WashingtonAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Herschel Walker261064.081431
QB Jim Kelly4266.501110
RB Stump Mitchell2126.00700
WR John Floyd1-3-3.00-300

Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Young36242523/17131184.5
WashingtonAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jim Kelly35232080/0035081.6

Receiving Statistics

New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Buster Rhymes81210312.8822260
WR Doug Allen57285.600140
WR Bill Brooks565410.8023210
RB Earl Campbell242713.5020200
TE Fred Cornwell22105.008130
TE Ken Whisenhunt113131.0015311
FB John Williams11-1-1.000-10
RB Keith Byars0100.00000
WR Nate Spadaford0200.00000
WashingtonCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Herschel Walker68386.333120
RB Stump Mitchell334515.0035350
WR Webster Slaughter363612.0017210
WR John Floyd252311.501140
TE Kelvin Carr222512.503220
WR Jessie Hester232110.5011180
TE Victor Hall22136.50180
TE Mark Dufresne12-1-1.000-10
WR Cedric Jones1333.00030
WR J.T. Israel1155.00050

Interception Statistics

New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD
WashingtonIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB David Frye111.000

Fumble Statistics

New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD
QB Steve Young1000
WashingtonFumbRecovForceTD
OLB David Frye0101
CB Randy Robbins0010

Punting Statistics

New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez418546.338.8570
WashingtonPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ralf Mojsiejenko520140.230.8510

Kicking Statistics

New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco0/00/00/003/3
WashingtonFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Scott Norwood3/30/00/0341/1

Punt Return Statistics

New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Mike Davis177.00
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD
Ricky Moore2105.00

Kick Return Statistics

New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Doug Allen36421.30
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD
Webster Slaughter25025.00

Defensive Statistics

New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Casey Tidwell920.02222
OLB Todd Seabaugh830.02923
S Mike Davis670.03126
ILB Kevin Murphy630.03233
CB Gardner Williams520.03334
S Tiger Greene430.02322
DT Jeff Shaw310.02311
CB Kevin Walker310.02219
ILB Bobby Leopold300.01423
DE Jim Burt210.03024
CB Mark Murphy130.02729
OLB Mike Weingrad100.01315
CB Derrick Franklin100.0712
WR Bill Brooks10---------
DT Scott Cooper100.0821
DT Dixon McPhee100.020
S Theodis Windham010.01021
WashingtonTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S John Sciarra710.02134
ILB Keith Clark630.02032
OLB David Frye510.02239
S Anthony Anderson500.0920
OLB Gary Reasons412.01022
DT Tim Krumrie310.01320
OLB Alonzo Johnson310.01529
DT Bill Maas201.0919
OLB Jeff Rohrer210.0318
CB Keith Simpson200.02133
S Julian Hadavi200.01323
DE Leonard Griffin200.02032
DE Edmund Nelson100.01724
CB Randy Robbins020.02126
CB Bob Glazebrook010.01424

Pass Rush Statistics

New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Tony Elliott0.010028
DE Jim Burt0.002224
WashingtonSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Gary Reasons2.000022
DT Bill Maas1.001019
DE Edmund Nelson0.001024
DT Tim Krumrie0.001020

Pass Defense Statistics

New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Casey Tidwell51022
OLB Todd Seabaugh40023
CB Kevin Walker32019
CB Gardner Williams31034
DE Jim Burt20024
ILB Kevin Murphy20033
CB Derrick Franklin12012
ILB Bobby Leopold11023
S Mike Davis10026
S Theodis Windham10021
WashingtonCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S John Sciarra61034
S Anthony Anderson31020
OLB David Frye30139
ILB Keith Clark30032
S Julian Hadavi22023
OLB Alonzo Johnson20029
OLB Gary Reasons11022
CB Keith Simpson10033
OLB Jeff Rohrer10018
DT Bill Maas10019
DE Leonard Griffin10032

Blocking Statistics

New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Steve Sylvester22022039
G Tom Thayer18022139
G Dan Alexander15022139
T Ted Albrecht12022139
T Irv Eatman12022039
WashingtonKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T James FitzPatrick45033035
T Ken Lanier36033035
C John Davis28033035
G Tyrone McGriff26033035
G Brian Baldinger15032035
G Stefan Humphries010100

Special Teams Tackles

New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
Mike Davis220
Fred Cornwell118
John O'Neill113
WashingtonTacklesSTPlays
Cedric Jones216
Alonzo Johnson117
John Sciarra113

Participation

New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Mike Davis------31262077
CB Gardner Williams------3334370
TE Fred Cornwell1931------1868
ILB Kevin Murphy------3233368
T Ted Albrecht2239------465
CB Mark Murphy------2729864
DE Tony Elliott------3328364
C Steve Sylvester2239---------61
G Dan Alexander2239---------61
G Tom Thayer2239---------61
T Irv Eatman2239---------61
WR Buster Rhymes2239---------61
QB Steve Young2239---------61
DE Jim Burt------3024256
WR Bill Brooks2135---------56
OLB Todd Seabaugh------2923254
WR Doug Allen1523------1452
S Tiger Greene------2322348
OLB Casey Tidwell------2222246
CB Kevin Walker------2219142
ILB Bobby Leopold------1423340
RB Earl Campbell620------1339
DT Jeff Shaw------2311539
CB Derrick Franklin------7121534
S Theodis Windham------1021233
OLB Mike Weingrad------1315331
DT Scott Cooper------821231
RB Keith Byars1416---------30
FB John Williams47------1425
DE Karl Wilson------311519
WR Nate Spadaford26------917
OLB Jim Ellis------001717
TE Ken Whisenhunt39------416
S John O'Neill------021315
RB D.J. Dozier22------812
WR Willie Marshall15------511
DE Wes Dove------19---10
ILB Shane Conlan------001010
TE Kevin Starks12------47
C Karl Kramer00------44
K Al Del Greco00------44
T Pete Stansberry00------44
P Ruben Rodriguez00------44
DT Dixon McPhee------20---2
QB Joe Dufek00---------0
T Harvey Salem00---------0
WashingtonRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T James FitzPatrick3335------1381
G Tyrone McGriff3335------876
T Ken Lanier3335------876
G Brian Baldinger3235------774
RB Herschel Walker3130------1071
S John Sciarra------21341368
QB Jim Kelly3335---------68
C John Davis3335---------68
WR Jessie Hester3029------463
TE Kelvin Carr2932------162
OLB David Frye------2239---61
WR Webster Slaughter3126------461
OLB Alonzo Johnson------15291761
ILB Keith Clark------2032860
DE Leonard Griffin------2032456
CB Keith Simpson------2133---54
CB Bob Glazebrook------14241351
CB Randy Robbins------2126451
DE Edmund Nelson------1724---41
RB Stump Mitchell512------2138
WR John Floyd1918---------37
S Julian Hadavi------1323---36
DT Tim Krumrie------1320---33
OLB Gary Reasons------1022---32
WR Cedric Jones87------1631
S Anthony Anderson------920---29
DT Bill Maas------919---28
TE Victor Hall35------2028
OLB Jeff Rohrer------318122
DE Mike Wise------216---18
TE Mark Dufresne710---------17
RB Tim Spencer01------1213
WR J.T. Israel22------913
DE Tony Woods------56---11
ILB Brian Bosworth------54---9
CB Johnny Thomas------27---9
C Spencer Curran00------88
P Ralf Mojsiejenko00------88
K Scott Norwood00------88
RB Ricky Moore03------47
G Stefan Humphries10------56
DT Curtis McGriff------0044
G Jim Dombrowski00------11
OLB Dent Burnwell------01---1
C Thom Dornbrook00---------0
QB Kelly Stouffer00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left252.5
Middle12574.8
Right8192.4
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7294.1
Middle18965.3
Right8162.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Young36245125301
WashingtonAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jim Kelly35233117220

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen44143.5
Short (0-8 Yds)1310796.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)1281129.3
Long (19+ Yds)72476.7
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen44328.0
Short (0-8 Yds)1914894.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)93444.9
Long (19+ Yds)324314.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes1280103239
WR Doug Allen75028023
WR Bill Brooks65054135
RB Earl Campbell42127120
TE Fred Cornwell22010031
WR Nate Spadaford201006
TE Ken Whisenhunt1103119
RB Keith Byars1000016
FB John Williams110-107
WashingtonTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
RB Herschel Walker86038030
WR Webster Slaughter63036126
WR John Floyd52023018
RB Stump Mitchell33045112
WR Cedric Jones311307
WR Jessie Hester32021029
TE Mark Dufresne210-1010
TE Kelvin Carr22025132
TE Victor Hall2201305
WR J.T. Israel110502

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Keith Byars3237.672.83
WashingtonAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Herschel Walker441.004.08
QB Jim Kelly11111.006.50

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
WashingtonAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jim Kelly73233.295.94

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WashingtonTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
RB Herschel Walker3293.004.75
TE Mark Dufresne1000.00-0.50
WR John Floyd111414.004.60
WR Cedric Jones1000.001.00
WR Webster Slaughter1000.006.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New JerseyRushesConversions
QB Steve Young11
WashingtonRushesConversions
QB Jim Kelly21
RB Herschel Walker21
RB Stump Mitchell11

Third Down Passing Statistics

New JerseyAttCompConversions
Steve Young13107
WashingtonAttCompConversions
Jim Kelly1174

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New JerseyTargCatchConversions
WR Buster Rhymes532
RB Earl Campbell211
WR Bill Brooks222
TE Fred Cornwell111
TE Ken Whisenhunt111
WR Doug Allen110
FB John Williams110
WashingtonTargCatchConversions
WR John Floyd311
RB Stump Mitchell222
RB Herschel Walker210
WR Webster Slaughter211
TE Mark Dufresne110
WR Cedric Jones110

SectionAttendance
Stadium69,800 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,200 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)