Week 15, 1987

played in Green Bay, WI

41 degrees, fair, 6 mph wind

Minnesota Vikings37033-16
Green Bay Packers03370-13

Scoring Summary
1Q: 05:20 MIN - Paul McFadden 41 field goal
2Q: 13:35 MIN - Reggie Langhorne 2 pass from Steve Grogan (Paul McFadden extra point)
2Q: 00:17 GBY - Jim Gallery 19 field goal
3Q: 07:28 GBY - Jim Gallery 36 field goal
4Q: 11:38 GBY - Pete Holohan 4 pass from Mike Tomczak (Jim Gallery extra point)
4Q: 03:23 MIN - Paul McFadden 54 field goal
OT: 09:03 MIN - Paul McFadden 24 field goal

Team StatisticsMINGBY
Record10-45-9
First Downs1819
- by Rushing44
- by Passing1411
- by Penalty04
Total Net Yards361336
- Offensive Plays7570
- Yards per Play4.814.80
Net Rushing Yards11081
- Rushing Attempts2623
- Yards per Rush4.233.52
Net Passing Yards251255
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt47 - 25 - 046 - 24 - 2
- Gross Passing Yards261260
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/101/5
- Yards per Pass Play5.125.43
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions6/184/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.17.0
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards9/552/16
Punt Returns/Yards2/181/4
Kick Returns/Yards1/212/44
Interception Ret./Yards2/450/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits23
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/11/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 26OWN 23
Time of Possession34:4026:25

Drive Charts

Minnesota Vikings
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:367:21OWN 21474Field Goal
12:324:05OWN 12888Touchdown
211:072:50OWN 20538Punt
27:060:44OPP 4730Punt
24:301:06OWN 3436Punt
20:120:12OWN 3313Half
315:003:13OWN 25746Missed FG
310:090:55OWN 1735Punt
37:206:20OWN 251141Punt
411:290:53OWN 253-9Punt
49:042:07OWN 18426Punt
45:452:28OWN 47616Field Goal
41:520:55OWN 1432Punt
40:490:315035Punt
OT19:120:17OPP 710Field Goal
Green Bay Packers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:24OWN 3038Punt
15:152:43OWN 25526Punt
213:272:20OWN 28438Punt
28:171:11OWN 93-3Punt
26:221:52OWN 8623Punt
23:243:12OWN 31195Field Goal
311:471:38OWN 3630Punt
39:141:54OWN 35746Field Goal
31:004:31OWN 201280Touchdown
410:361:32OWN 3648Punt
46:571:12OWN 2033Punt
43:171:25OWN 25530Punt
40:570:08OWN 3610Interception
40:180:18OWN 1530Half
OT110:000:48OWN 252-4Interception

Game MVP: Steve Grogan, Minnesota Vikings

Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Junior Tautalatasi19814.262130
RB Tony Nathan3134.33700
RB James Brooks294.50800
QB Steve Grogan166.00600
WR Drew Hill111.00100
Green BayAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Buford McGee18532.941430
QB Mike Tomczak22713.502210
RB Terrence Flagler2-2-1.00000
RB Ron Wolfley133.00300

Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Grogan47252612/10130076.6
Green BayAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Tomczak46242601/5141258.2

Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Drew Hill71610615.1460260
WR Reggie Langhorne59275.405101
RB Junior Tautalatasi475112.7545300
FB Santiago Erickson24157.500110
TE David Little23199.503100
TE Travis Tucker2394.50250
RB Tony Nathan1288.00680
RB James Brooks122525.0012250
WR Jamie Holland1111.00010
Green BayCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Pete Holohan1016737.3039281
WR Rickey Watts6147212.0045350
TE Jay Carroll245326.5041410
WR Ricky Nichols223015.0013270
WR Julius Dawkins1522.00020
RB Buford McGee121818.0020180
RB Ron Wolfley1166.00060
RB Terrence Flagler1166.00060
TE Sean Moore0100.00000

Interception Statistics

MinnesotaIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Vann McElroy100.000
ILB Reggie McKenzie14545.000
Green BayIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

MinnesotaFumbRecovForceTD
Green BayFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

MinnesotaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Dakota Gonzalez939243.638.7574
Green BayPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jeffrey Jennings937141.237.0605

Kicking Statistics

MinnesotaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Paul McFadden3/42/31/1541/1
Green BayFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jim Gallery2/20/00/0361/1

Punt Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Reggie Langhorne2189.00
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD
Jeremiah Bryant144.00

Kick Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Lyle Pickens12121.00
Green BayRetYardsAvgTD
Craig White24422.00

Defensive Statistics

MinnesotaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Lester Boyd720.02131
CB Vann McElroy700.02347
ILB Reggie McKenzie620.02231
DE Robert Thompson501.02247
CB Eric Thomas530.02245
S Kerry Justin410.02134
S Bo Metcalf320.0927
DE Mark Jerue310.02347
DT Todd Liebenstein300.01939
OLB Ken Woodard200.0919
S Eugene Robinson100.01421
ILB Lance Sellers100.0216
DT Gerald Williams020.02234
CB Eugene Daniel010.01420
CB Lyle Pickens010.0110
Green BayTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Mel Owens1020.02332
CB Tory Nixon710.02649
S Bryan Hicks510.02146
ILB Jackie Shipp510.01634
S Clinton Burrell430.02544
DT Greg Kragen301.02026
OLB Pat Swilling320.02329
OLB Billy Cannon300.0315
OLB Tom Cousineau211.0111
DE Richard Byrd220.01640
OLB Bob Harris210.02543
CB Albert Lewis210.01232
DE Alphonso Carreker200.02440
CB Rod Woodson120.02647
WR Julius Dawkins10---------
C Randy Rasmussen10---------
CB Roland Mitchell100.017
DE Les Miller010.01218

Pass Rush Statistics

MinnesotaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Robert Thompson1.010047
DE Mark Jerue0.023047
OLB Lester Boyd0.010031
OLB Ken Woodard0.010019
DT Gerald Williams0.002034
DT Todd Liebenstein0.001139
Green BaySackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Greg Kragen1.003126
OLB Tom Cousineau1.000011
DE Alphonso Carreker0.001240
ILB Jackie Shipp0.001134
DE Richard Byrd0.001140
DT Kevin Fagan0.001013

Pass Defense Statistics

MinnesotaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Vann McElroy40147
ILB Reggie McKenzie40131
OLB Lester Boyd40031
DE Robert Thompson30047
CB Eric Thomas30045
S Bo Metcalf22027
S Kerry Justin11034
ILB Lance Sellers11016
OLB Ken Woodard10019
S Eugene Robinson10021
OLB Micah Moon01012
Green BayCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Tory Nixon50049
ILB Jackie Shipp41034
S Clinton Burrell40044
S Bryan Hicks22046
OLB Billy Cannon20015
DE Richard Byrd20040
CB Albert Lewis11032
OLB Tom Cousineau10011
ILB Mel Owens10032
OLB Bob Harris10043
OLB Pat Swilling10029
CB Roland Mitchell1007
CB Rod Woodson02047
DE Alphonso Carreker01040

Blocking Statistics

MinnesotaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Steve Moore39026049
G Steve Wallace16026249
C Chuck Thomas14026049
G Raleigh McKenzie13026049
T Steve August11026049
TE David Little01023044
TE Travis Tucker01010016
Green BayKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Sean Ferrell36023047
G John Rienstra14023047
T Steve Collier12023047
T Doug Riesenberg11016120
TE Pete Holohan11023047
C Randy Rasmussen06023047
T Ellis Gardner0107027

Special Teams Tackles

MinnesotaTacklesSTPlays
Tony Nathan122
Steve Wallace118
Chris Kelley118
Green BayTacklesSTPlays
Bryan Hicks231
Jeremiah Bryant129

Participation

MinnesotaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Steve Wallace2649------1893
T Steve August2649------984
G Raleigh McKenzie2649------984
CB Eric Thomas------22451582
DE Robert Thompson------22471079
QB Steve Grogan2649---------75
T Steve Moore2649---------75
C Chuck Thomas2649---------75
DE Mark Jerue------2347272
CB Vann McElroy------2347272
WR Drew Hill2643---------69
TE David Little2344---------67
WR Reggie Langhorne1331------1862
DT Todd Liebenstein------1939260
WR Hassan Jones2039---------59
TE Travis Tucker1016------3157
DT Gerald Williams------2234---56
S Kerry Justin------2134---55
S Bo Metcalf------9271955
ILB Reggie McKenzie------2231154
OLB Lester Boyd------2131153
RB Tony Nathan421------2247
RB Junior Tautalatasi2026---------46
OLB Micah Moon------2122943
FB Santiago Erickson710------2239
S Eugene Robinson------1421136
CB Eugene Daniel------1420---34
DT Jim Scott------5171133
ILB Lance Sellers------2161432
WR Jamie Holland45------2231
CB Lyle Pickens------1101930
OLB Ken Woodard------919129
TE Chris Kelley13------1822
CB Maurice Douglass------116118
C Juan Ware00------1313
P Dakota Gonzalez00------1313
T Roger Caron00------1313
C Bob White00------1313
RB James Brooks26------412
K Paul McFadden00------99
DT Darien Hines------1416
TE Keith Lester01---------1
QB Luc Tousignant00---------0
RB Chester Phillips00---------0
DE Jim Herrmann------00---0
QB Steve Beuerlein00---------0
Green BayRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Pete Holohan2347------2999
S Bryan Hicks------21463198
G Sean Ferrell2347------1585
T Steve Collier2347------1181
G John Rienstra2347------1181
CB Tory Nixon------2649580
CB Rod Woodson------2647477
S Clinton Burrell------2544372
OLB Bob Harris------2543371
C Randy Rasmussen2347---------70
QB Mike Tomczak2347---------70
RB Buford McGee2028------2068
DE Richard Byrd------16401268
DE Alphonso Carreker------2440266
WR Rickey Watts2341------165
ILB Jackie Shipp------16341565
WR Ricky Nichols2137------462
CB Albert Lewis------12321559
ILB Mel Owens------2332257
WR Julius Dawkins1321------2054
OLB Pat Swilling------2329153
DT Greg Kragen------2026248
T Doug Riesenberg1620------743
OLB Tom Cousineau------1112840
T Ellis Gardner727------438
TE Jay Carroll830---------38
DE Les Miller------1218333
RB Jeremiah Bryant00------2929
DT Kevin Fagan------413926
OLB Billy Cannon------315321
CB Bruce Plummer------001717
CB Roland Mitchell------17917
RB Ron Wolfley213---------15
DT Rod Saddler------211215
C Ian Barrientos00------1111
WR Craig White02------911
P Jeffrey Jennings00------1111
RB Terrence Flagler37---------10
C Joe Dooley00------99
TE Sean Moore26---------8
S Mike Zordich------62---8
K Jim Gallery00------66
RB Chuck Banks03---------3
QB Scott Brunner00---------0
T Greg Robinson00---------0
ILB Marcus Del Barco------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left111.0
Middle22994.5
Right3103.3
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6101.7
Middle11464.2
Right6254.2
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Grogan47256537750
Green BayAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Tomczak46244405612

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)28151274.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)92465.1
Long (19+ Yds)212110.5
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)22171466.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)102464.6
Long (19+ Yds)7000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Drew Hill1670106443
WR Reggie Langhorne95027031
RB Junior Tautalatasi74151126
FB Santiago Erickson42115010
TE David Little32119044
TE Travis Tucker3209016
RB Tony Nathan2108021
RB James Brooks2102516
WR Jamie Holland110105
Green BayTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Pete Holohan1610073147
WR Rickey Watts146072141
WR Julius Dawkins5102021
TE Jay Carroll42053130
RB Buford McGee21018028
WR Ricky Nichols22030137
RB Ron Wolfley1106013
TE Sean Moore100006
RB Terrence Flagler110607

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
Green BayAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Buford McGee1-2-2.002.94

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Grogan2121.005.55
Green BayAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Tomczak63244.005.65

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Drew Hill1000.006.63
WR Reggie Langhorne1122.003.00
Green BayTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Pete Holohan3141.334.56
WR Rickey Watts1000.005.14
WR Julius Dawkins1122.000.40
RB Buford McGee111818.009.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaRushesConversions
RB Tony Nathan21
Green BayRushesConversions
RB Ron Wolfley11

Third Down Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompConversions
Steve Grogan15105
Green BayAttCompConversions
Mike Tomczak1463

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargCatchConversions
WR Drew Hill642
WR Reggie Langhorne531
RB Tony Nathan210
FB Santiago Erickson111
RB Junior Tautalatasi111
Green BayTargCatchConversions
TE Pete Holohan643
WR Rickey Watts410
WR Julius Dawkins200
TE Jay Carroll100
RB Ron Wolfley110

SectionAttendance
Stadium80,000 (80,000 capacity)
Upper Deck23,700 (23,700)
End Zone17,100 (17,100)
Mezzanine9,900 (9,900)
Sideline Seats15,100 (15,100)
Club Seats8,400 (8,400)
Luxury Boxes5,800 (5,800)