Week 13, 1987

played in New Jersey, NJ

43 degrees, fair, calm

Indianapolis Colts10036-19
New Jersey Jets07317-27

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:28 IND - Matt Bouza 3 pass from Ben Bennett (Chris Bahr extra point)
1Q: 00:34 IND - Chris Bahr 21 field goal
2Q: 05:59 NJY - Bill Brooks 14 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
3Q: 11:18 NJY - Al Del Greco 40 field goal
3Q: 02:53 IND - Chris Bahr 20 field goal
4Q: 11:44 NJY - Buster Rhymes 16 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
4Q: 07:38 NJY - Keith Byars 24 pass from Steve Young (Al Del Greco extra point)
4Q: 03:53 IND - Joe Carter 4 run (Ben Bennett pass for conversion failed)
4Q: 00:33 NJY - Al Del Greco 44 field goal

Team StatisticsINDNJY
Record6-65-7
First Downs1828
- by Rushing97
- by Passing918
- by Penalty03
Total Net Yards379458
- Offensive Plays5969
- Yards per Play6.426.64
Net Rushing Yards155127
- Rushing Attempts2830
- Yards per Rush5.544.23
Net Passing Yards224331
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt30 - 24 - 039 - 27 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards228331
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/40/0
- Yards per Pass Play7.238.49
Fumbles/Lost1/11/1
3rd Down Conversions3/1010/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.39.1
4th Down Conversions1/10/0
Penalties/Yards6/407/61
Punt Returns/Yards1/52/19
Kick Returns/Yards2/441/26
Interception Ret./Yards1/00/0
2pt Conversions1/00/0
Red Zone Visits42
- Red Zone TDs/FGs2/22/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 29OWN 21
Time of Possession28:3931:21

Drive Charts

Indianapolis Colts
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:42OWN 19881Touchdown
16:416:15OWN 131183Field Goal
29:390:48OWN 39239Fumble
25:503:07OWN 25512Punt
20:580:58OWN 1927Half
311:123:13OWN 25634Punt
36:383:50OPP 34731Field Goal
411:361:46OWN 3536Punt
47:283:43OWN 251275Touchdown
40:270:27OWN 2531Game
New Jersey Jets
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:183:37OWN 6941Punt
10:265:47OWN 371026Fumble
28:513:01OWN 22878Touchdown
22:431:45OWN 16420Punt
315:003:48OWN 251052Field Goal
37:591:21OWN 2034Interception
32:486:12OWN 251475Touchdown
49:502:22OWN 21579Touchdown
43:453:18OWN 25748Field Goal

Game MVP: Steve Young, New Jersey Jets

Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Joe Carter201065.301421
RB Jon Francis6345.672410
QB Ben Bennett2157.501010
New JerseyAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Keith Byars15412.731430
RB Earl Campbell8425.25800
QB Steve Young5326.401110
RB D.J. Dozier2126.00700

Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ben Bennett30242281/41360109.4
New JerseyAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Young39273310/03421110.1

Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Matt Bouza57357.009131
WR Mark Clayton555210.4017260
RB Joe Carter45143.50150
TE Tony Samuels34217.003100
WR Phil Epps35258.336130
TE Billy Griggs224221.0027320
WR Perry Tuttle1133.00030
RB Jon Francis113636.0028360
New JerseyCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Buster Rhymes8129812.2539231
WR Bill Brooks8119712.1343321
RB Earl Campbell36155.001100
TE Fred Cornwell33186.00280
RB Keith Byars226633.0068421
TE Ken Whisenhunt121414.000140
WR Doug Allen1133.00030
FB John Williams112020.0018200
WR Nate Spadaford0100.00000

Interception Statistics

IndianapolisIntsYardsAvgTD
S Benny Perrin100.000
New JerseyIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

IndianapolisFumbRecovForceTD
RB Jon Francis1000
CB Dave Becker0100
OLB Emanuel King0010
New JerseyFumbRecovForceTD
RB Earl Campbell1000
ILB Bobby Leopold0100
CB Gardner Williams0010

Punting Statistics

IndianapolisPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Hansen314548.335.3542
New JerseyPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ruben Rodriguez28442.039.5451

Kicking Statistics

IndianapolisFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chris Bahr2/20/00/0211/1
New JerseyFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Al Del Greco2/22/20/0443/3

Punt Return Statistics

IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Everson Walls155.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Mike Davis2199.50

Kick Return Statistics

IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Everson Walls24422.00
New JerseyRetYardsAvgTD
Doug Allen12626.00

Defensive Statistics

IndianapolisTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Dave Becker1000.01832
S Glenn Blackwood820.02927
CB Everson Walls640.01612
ILB Craig Bingham520.02525
S William Graham520.03039
DT Frank Wright310.02525
ILB Jon Brooks300.0514
CB Mike Richardson220.02522
OLB Emanuel King220.02737
DE Freddie Joe Nunn210.02938
DE Phil Tabor200.02525
DT Bill Pickel110.02532
OLB Joel Williams100.0611
DE George Crump100.0412
S Benny Perrin100.0616
S Lester Lyles100.0314
OLB Mike Douglass010.0213
New JerseyTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Mike Davis820.02724
DE Tony Elliott711.02527
CB Mark Murphy720.02727
ILB Kevin Murphy620.02427
ILB Bobby Leopold420.0920
S Theodis Windham300.0710
CB Gardner Williams230.02831
DE Jim Burt210.02320
OLB Todd Seabaugh200.0413
CB Kevin Walker200.02319
OLB George Andrews120.0199
S John O'Neill110.02120
C Steve Sylvester10---------
CB Derrick Franklin100.069
S Tiger Greene100.019
WR Bill Brooks10---------
DT Jeff Shaw100.01913
OLB Casey Tidwell100.02419
DE Wes Dove100.057

Pass Rush Statistics

IndianapolisSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Freddie Joe Nunn0.011338
DT Frank Wright0.002025
DE Jacob Green0.001023
New JerseySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Tony Elliott1.001027
OLB Casey Tidwell0.001119

Pass Defense Statistics

IndianapolisCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Dave Becker90032
CB Everson Walls40012
OLB Emanuel King30037
ILB Craig Bingham21025
CB Mike Richardson21022
ILB Jon Brooks20014
S Benny Perrin10116
OLB Mike Douglass10013
S Glenn Blackwood10027
S William Graham10039
S Lester Lyles10014
New JerseyCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Mike Davis40024
OLB Todd Seabaugh21013
CB Kevin Walker21019
CB Mark Murphy20027
ILB Bobby Leopold20020
DE Tony Elliott20027
CB Gardner Williams20031
S Theodis Windham20010
S Tiger Greene2009
ILB Kevin Murphy20027
OLB George Andrews1009
CB Derrick Franklin1009

Blocking Statistics

IndianapolisKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T John Alt46028131
G Bill Dugan34028031
C Jay Hilgenberg26028031
T Matt Darwin26028031
G Ray Brown23028031
TE Billy Griggs01012014
New JerseyKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Tom Thayer46030039
G Dan Alexander35030039
T Ted Albrecht24020032
T Irv Eatman23030039
C Steve Sylvester14030039
T Harvey Salem1401007
TE Kevin Starks110202
FB John Williams010307

Special Teams Tackles

IndianapolisTacklesSTPlays
Tony Samuels218
Jackie Flowers115
New JerseyTacklesSTPlays
Doug Allen116
Earl Campbell115
Nate Spadaford111

Participation

IndianapolisRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S William Graham------3039271
DE Freddie Joe Nunn------2938---67
OLB Emanuel King------2737266
G Bill Dugan2831------564
T John Alt2831------564
G Ray Brown2831------564
T Matt Darwin2831------564
C Jay Hilgenberg2831---------59
DT Bill Pickel------2532259
QB Ben Bennett2831---------59
CB Dave Becker------1832858
WR Mark Clayton2829---------57
S Glenn Blackwood------2927---56
DT Frank Wright------2525353
TE Tony Samuels1222------1852
DE Phil Tabor------2525---50
ILB Craig Bingham------2525---50
CB Mike Richardson------2522---47
RB Joe Carter2123------145
WR Matt Bouza2221------144
WR Phil Epps2123---------44
CB Everson Walls------16121341
CB Ted Watts------1812838
DE Jacob Green------1223237
S Benny Perrin------6161537
OLB Mike Douglass------2131833
WR Jackie Flowers106------1531
RB Jon Francis78------1530
ILB Jon Brooks------5141029
TE Billy Griggs1214---------26
S Lester Lyles------314421
OLB Joel Williams------611219
DE George Crump------412319
TE Dan Ross45------817
FB Kenny King03------1114
WR Perry Tuttle31------1014
C Jim Hough00------88
K Chris Bahr00------77
C Cole Berry00------55
P Brian Hansen00------55
RB Tony Cherry00------44
QB Mike Kelley00---------0
C Don Laster00---------0
T Ed Muransky00---------0
G Larry Williams00---------0
T Dan Remsberg00---------0
New JerseyRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Fred Cornwell2635------1879
C Steve Sylvester3039---------69
G Dan Alexander3039---------69
G Tom Thayer3039---------69
T Irv Eatman3039---------69
WR Buster Rhymes3039---------69
QB Steve Young3039---------69
S Mike Davis------27241768
WR Doug Allen2325------1664
CB Gardner Williams------2831261
WR Bill Brooks2734---------61
CB Mark Murphy------2727660
OLB Casey Tidwell------24191760
T Ted Albrecht2032------355
DE Tony Elliott------2527153
ILB Kevin Murphy------2427253
RB Earl Campbell1025------1550
DE Jim Burt------2320144
CB Kevin Walker------2319143
S John O'Neill------2120142
DT Jeff Shaw------1913335
ILB Bobby Leopold------920231
RB Keith Byars1812------131
OLB George Andrews------199---28
CB Derrick Franklin------691328
FB John Williams37------1626
S Tiger Greene------191525
DT Scott Cooper------616224
TE Ken Whisenhunt512------421
DE Karl Wilson------510520
T Harvey Salem107------118
OLB Todd Seabaugh------413118
S Theodis Windham------710118
OLB Mike Weingrad------511117
WR Nate Spadaford21------1114
DE Wes Dove------57113
RB D.J. Dozier32------712
K Al Del Greco00------88
TE Kevin Starks22------48
WR Willie Marshall11------57
ILB Shane Conlan------0077
C Karl Kramer00------44
T Pete Stansberry00------44
P Ruben Rodriguez00------44
QB Joe Dufek00---------0
DT Dixon McPhee------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left561.2
Middle13846.5
Right10656.5
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left284.0
Middle15432.9
Right13765.8
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ben Bennett30243022210
New JerseyAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Young39275312431

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)23191586.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)646711.2
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen659515.8
Short (0-8 Yds)19131256.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)97748.2
Long (19+ Yds)52377.4

Detailed Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Matt Bouza75035021
WR Phil Epps53225023
WR Mark Clayton55052129
RB Joe Carter54014023
TE Tony Samuels43021022
TE Billy Griggs22042114
WR Perry Tuttle110301
RB Jon Francis1103618
New JerseyTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Buster Rhymes128098139
WR Bill Brooks118097134
RB Earl Campbell63115025
TE Fred Cornwell33018035
TE Ken Whisenhunt21014012
RB Keith Byars22066212
WR Doug Allen1103025
FB John Williams1102017
WR Nate Spadaford100001

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Joe Carter6183.005.30
RB Jon Francis252.505.67
New JerseyAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Keith Byars1-2-2.002.73

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ben Bennett65457.507.60
New JerseyAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Young434210.508.49

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Matt Bouza32134.335.00
WR Phil Epps222211.005.00
TE Tony Samuels111010.005.25
New JerseyTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Buster Rhymes21168.008.17
WR Bill Brooks222613.008.82

Third Down Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisRushesConversions
RB Joe Carter11
New JerseyRushesConversions
RB Earl Campbell21

Third Down Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompConversions
Ben Bennett982
New JerseyAttCompConversions
Steve Young13119

Third Down Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargCatchConversions
WR Matt Bouza431
WR Mark Clayton220
WR Phil Epps110
RB Joe Carter110
TE Billy Griggs111
New JerseyTargCatchConversions
WR Bill Brooks533
WR Buster Rhymes444
RB Earl Campbell221
TE Ken Whisenhunt110
FB John Williams111

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)