Week 14, 1987

played in Tampa Bay, FL

72 degrees, fair, 4 mph wind

Indianapolis Colts014103-27
Tampa Bay Buccaneers37714-31

Scoring Summary
1Q: 06:40 TBY - John Lee 23 field goal
2Q: 14:27 IND - Joe Carter 5 pass from Ben Bennett (Chris Bahr extra point)
2Q: 14:18 TBY - Dokie Williams 97 kickoff return (John Lee extra point)
2Q: 02:08 IND - Dan Ross 1 pass from Ben Bennett (Chris Bahr extra point)
3Q: 13:33 TBY - Lam Jones 60 pass from John Reaves (John Lee extra point)
3Q: 10:33 IND - Chris Bahr 34 field goal
3Q: 03:14 IND - Joe Carter 5 run (Chris Bahr extra point)
4Q: 12:56 IND - Chris Bahr 41 field goal
4Q: 12:09 TBY - Tony Casillas 15 fumble return (John Lee extra point)
4Q: 00:27 TBY - Dave D'Addio 6 run (John Lee extra point)

Team StatisticsINDTBY
Record6-74-9
First Downs3210
- by Rushing94
- by Passing176
- by Penalty60
Total Net Yards445223
- Offensive Plays8448
- Yards per Play5.304.65
Net Rushing Yards14070
- Rushing Attempts3515
- Yards per Rush4.004.67
Net Passing Yards305153
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt44 - 29 - 132 - 14 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards348160
- Sacks/Yards Lost5/431/7
- Yards per Pass Play6.224.64
Fumbles/Lost4/30/0
3rd Down Conversions7/161/11
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.210.6
4th Down Conversions1/10/0
Penalties/Yards3/1513/77
Punt Returns/Yards3/231/15
Kick Returns/Yards2/374/180
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/17
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits42
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/11/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 39
Time of Possession39:2320:38

Drive Charts

Indianapolis Colts
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
114:271:07OWN 29313Fumble
110:201:01OWN 303-4Interception
16:351:52OWN 25422Fumble
13:043:46OWN 2898Touchdown
214:014:09OWN 25839Punt
27:095:08OWN 351165Touchdown
21:281:28OWN 15650Missed FG
315:000:45OWN 2539Punt
313:182:53OWN 25558Field Goal
38:465:40OWN 201280Touchdown
30:272:37OPP 46622Field Goal
412:170:24OWN 321-17Fumble
411:536:52OWN 271035Punt
42:340:37OWN 335Punt
40:160:16OWN 1415Game
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:000:33OWN 2530Punt
113:203:00OPP 42519Missed FG
19:192:44OPP 24518Field Goal
14:431:39OPP 423-1Punt
29:522:43OWN 20514Punt
22:010:33OWN 4230Punt
314:150:57OWN 20280Touchdown
310:251:39OWN 4931Punt
33:062:39OWN 213-14Punt
412:500:33OWN 2530Punt
45:012:27OWN 20730Punt
41:571:41OPP 44644Touchdown

Game MVP: Wilbur Marshall, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Joe Carter16835.191431
RB Jon Francis16372.311010
QB Ben Bennett3206.67800
Tampa BayAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
QB John Reaves6366.00900
RB Steve Smith581.60800
RB Dave D'Addio2147.00801
RB Vance Mueller2126.00700

Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ben Bennett44293485/43252195.6
Tampa BayAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
John Reaves32141601/7160069.8

Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Clayton111511210.1863260
WR Phil Epps5115811.6022210
RB Joe Carter365618.6738341
TE Tony Samuels222110.505130
TE Dan Ross225326.5038521
WR Matt Bouza2463.00050
WR Jackie Flowers1144.00040
TE Billy Griggs112323.0018230
RB Jon Francis1177.00070
RB Tony Cherry1188.00080
Tampa BayCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Lam Jones569719.4044601
RB Steve Smith23105.008110
TE John Spagnola141616.004160
WR Dokie Williams111212.007120
WR Kenny Jackson1233.00030
WR Andre Reed1788.00080
RB Vance Mueller1211.00010
TE Cap Boso1233.00030
TE Jim Riggs131010.001100
RB Dave D'Addio0100.00000

Interception Statistics

IndianapolisIntsYardsAvgTD
Tampa BayIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Wilbur Marshall11717.000

Fumble Statistics

IndianapolisFumbRecovForceTD
QB Ben Bennett2000
RB Joe Carter1000
RB Jon Francis1000
WR Phil Epps0100
Tampa BayFumbRecovForceTD
DE Greg Townsend0110
OLB Tim Harris0110
DT Tony Casillas0101
OLB Keena Turner0010
ILB Wilbur Marshall0010

Punting Statistics

IndianapolisPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Hansen417142.829.0510
Tampa BayPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Lewis Colbert834342.940.0605

Kicking Statistics

IndianapolisFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chris Bahr2/31/20/1413/3
Tampa BayFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
John Lee1/20/10/0234/4

Punt Return Statistics

IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Everson Walls3237.70
Tampa BayRetYardsAvgTD
Kenny Jackson11515.00

Kick Return Statistics

IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Everson Walls23718.50
Tampa BayRetYardsAvgTD
Dokie Williams418045.01

Defensive Statistics

IndianapolisTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Emanuel King710.01229
S William Graham620.01533
CB Dave Becker400.01019
CB Ted Watts320.0718
CB Everson Walls220.0920
S Glenn Blackwood210.01121
DT Bill Pickel111.01129
OLB Mike Douglass110.037
ILB Craig Bingham110.01022
DE George Crump100.0516
QB Ben Bennett10---------
RB Joe Carter10---------
ILB Jon Brooks010.0511
Tampa BayTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Wilbur Marshall1450.03145
S Bobby Butler1130.03549
OLB Chip Banks720.02835
S Barney Bussey600.02422
DE Mike Perko511.53041
DE Greg Townsend421.03246
OLB Forrest Valora400.02527
OLB Keena Turner351.52833
CB Sam Seale300.01329
CB Randle Tate200.01025
OLB Tim Harris200.0815
DT Tony Casillas120.52116
DT Curt Jarvis100.5713
CB Dave Waymer110.03137
S Stefon Adams110.01328
CB Lorenzo Lynch100.03548
DT Tony Chickillo010.0720

Pass Rush Statistics

IndianapolisSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Bill Pickel1.000029
DE Jacob Green0.002014
DE Freddie Joe Nunn0.001233
OLB Joel Williams0.00108
CB Dave Becker0.001019
DE George Crump0.001016
Tampa BaySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Keena Turner1.500033
DE Mike Perko1.500041
DE Greg Townsend1.004346
DT Tony Casillas0.510016
DT Curt Jarvis0.500013
OLB Chip Banks0.010135
DT Tony Chickillo0.001020
ILB Wilbur Marshall0.000245

Pass Defense Statistics

IndianapolisCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S William Graham32033
OLB Emanuel King31029
CB Ted Watts30018
CB Dave Becker11019
CB Everson Walls11020
OLB Mike Douglass1007
S Glenn Blackwood10021
ILB Craig Bingham10022
CB Mike Richardson01025
Tampa BayCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Bobby Butler80049
ILB Wilbur Marshall52145
OLB Chip Banks40035
CB Sam Seale31029
S Barney Bussey31022
CB Randle Tate21025
OLB Forrest Valora20027
CB Dave Waymer11037
S Stefon Adams10028

Blocking Statistics

IndianapolisKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T John Alt37135049
G Bill Dugan36035049
G Ray Brown24035249
T Matt Darwin24035249
C Jim Hough15020030
C Jay Hilgenberg14015119
TE Dan Ross01019012
TE Billy Griggs01015012
Tampa BayKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Terry Tausch14015033
T Mike Perrino12015133
C Ray Hitchcock11015033
T Russ Grimm02015033
G Craig Wolfley01015033

Special Teams Tackles

IndianapolisTacklesSTPlays
Tony Samuels311
Jackie Flowers123
Tampa BayTacklesSTPlays
Dave D'Addio126
Randle Tate118
Kenny Jackson116
Craig Wolfley110
Terry Tausch110

Participation

IndianapolisRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Bill Dugan3549------791
T John Alt3549------791
G Ray Brown3549------791
T Matt Darwin3549------791
QB Ben Bennett3549---------84
WR Mark Clayton3247---------79
WR Phil Epps2943---------72
TE Tony Samuels1936------1166
C Jim Hough2030------1060
TE Dan Ross1912------2657
RB Jon Francis1813------2657
WR Matt Bouza1637------154
RB Joe Carter1735------254
S William Graham------1533250
DE Freddie Joe Nunn------1533250
CB Everson Walls------9202049
DT Bill Pickel------1129949
OLB Emanuel King------1229243
CB Ted Watts------7181439
WR Jackie Flowers78------2338
DE Phil Tabor------1224137
CB Mike Richardson------1125137
OLB Mike Douglass------372535
C Jay Hilgenberg1519---------34
S Glenn Blackwood------1121133
ILB Craig Bingham------1022133
ILB Jon Brooks------5111531
CB Dave Becker------1019231
DE George Crump------516930
DT Frank Wright------1116128
TE Billy Griggs1512---------27
DE Jacob Green------614222
S Benny Perrin------022022
CB Tyrone Braxton------251522
RB Tony Cherry31------1418
S Lester Lyles------411116
OLB Joel Williams------68115
WR Perry Tuttle01------1112
K Chris Bahr00------99
C Cole Berry00------77
P Brian Hansen00------77
QB Mike Kelley00---------0
C Don Laster00---------0
T Ed Muransky00---------0
G Larry Williams00---------0
T Dan Remsberg00---------0
Tampa BayRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Wilbur Marshall------314527103
OLB Chip Banks------28352790
S Bobby Butler------3549387
CB Lorenzo Lynch------3548386
DE Greg Townsend------3246381
DE Mike Perko------3041273
CB Dave Waymer------3137270
T Russ Grimm1533------1664
S Barney Bussey------24221864
OLB Keena Turner------2833263
G Craig Wolfley1533------1058
G Terry Tausch1533------1058
T Mike Perrino1533------1058
OLB Forrest Valora------2527254
CB Randle Tate------10251853
WR Andre Reed1532------653
CB Sam Seale------13291052
QB John Reaves1533---------48
C Ray Hitchcock1533---------48
WR Lam Jones1530---------45
TE John Spagnola1329------143
S Stefon Adams------1328243
WR Kenny Jackson917------1642
DT Tony Casillas------2116542
RB Dave D'Addio28------2636
TE Cap Boso14------2530
WR Dokie Williams37------1828
DT Tony Chickillo------720128
OLB Tim Harris------815---23
RB Vance Mueller27------1322
DT Curt Jarvis------713121
TE Jim Riggs413---------17
RB Steve Smith610---------16
RB Steve Strachan58------114
DE Al Baker------57113
C Walter Fredrickson00------1010
P Lewis Colbert00------1010
DE Curtis White------2349
T Ron Mattes00------88
K John Lee00------88
G Tunch Ilkin00---------0
G Rickey Bolden00---------0
QB Buddy Funck00---------0
OLB Bob White------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left11363.3
Middle13685.2
Right11363.3
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left188.0
Middle11524.7
Right3103.3
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ben Bennett44296106561
Tampa BayAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
John Reaves32142236620

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen64549.0
Short (0-8 Yds)26191867.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)10610810.8
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen43112.8
Short (0-8 Yds)147453.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)32248.0
Long (19+ Yds)102808.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mark Clayton15110112247
WR Phil Epps115058143
RB Joe Carter63056135
WR Matt Bouza4206037
TE Tony Samuels22021036
TE Dan Ross22053112
WR Jackie Flowers110408
TE Billy Griggs11023112
RB Jon Francis1107013
RB Tony Cherry110801
Tampa BayTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Andre Reed7118032
WR Lam Jones65097230
TE John Spagnola41016029
RB Steve Smith32010010
TE Jim Riggs31010013
WR Kenny Jackson2113017
RB Vance Mueller210107
TE Cap Boso210304
WR Dokie Williams1101207
RB Dave D'Addio101008

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Joe Carter2136.505.19
RB Jon Francis231.502.31
Tampa BayAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Steve Smith393.001.60
RB Dave D'Addio2147.007.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ben Bennett85182.257.91
Tampa BayAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
John Reaves2000.005.00

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Matt Bouza2110.501.50
WR Phil Epps2000.005.27
WR Mark Clayton22115.507.47
TE Dan Ross1111.0026.50
RB Joe Carter1155.009.33
Tampa BayTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Andre Reed1000.001.14

Third Down Rushing Statistics

IndianapolisRushesConversions
RB Joe Carter32
Tampa BayRushesConversions
RB Vance Mueller20
RB Dave D'Addio11

Third Down Passing Statistics

IndianapolisAttCompConversions
Ben Bennett1295
Tampa BayAttCompConversions
John Reaves830

Third Down Receiving Statistics

IndianapolisTargCatchConversions
WR Mark Clayton432
WR Phil Epps210
RB Joe Carter211
TE Tony Samuels110
WR Jackie Flowers111
WR Matt Bouza110
TE Billy Griggs111
Tampa BayTargCatchConversions
WR Andre Reed300
WR Lam Jones220
RB Vance Mueller210
TE Jim Riggs100

SectionAttendance
Stadium64,200 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,200 (21,400)
End Zone13,800 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,000 (8,900)
Sideline Seats12,700 (13,600)
Club Seats7,200 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)