Week 16, 1987

played in New York, NY

39 degrees, fair, 1 mph wind

Buffalo Bills14333-23
New York Giants06103-19

Scoring Summary
1Q: 05:47 BUF - Brent Jones 25 pass from Dave Krieg (Darrell Durham extra point)
1Q: 00:47 BUF - Robert Weathers 8 pass from Dave Krieg (Darrell Durham extra point)
2Q: 02:48 NYK - Johnathan Diblasio 12 pass from Ken O'Brien (Don McAulay extra point failed)
2Q: 00:03 BUF - Darrell Durham 46 field goal
3Q: 15:00 NYK - Michael Harper 94 kickoff return (Don McAulay extra point)
3Q: 07:42 NYK - Don McAulay 23 field goal
3Q: 01:45 BUF - Darrell Durham 38 field goal
4Q: 08:12 NYK - Don McAulay 24 field goal
4Q: 01:13 BUF - Darrell Durham 40 field goal

Team StatisticsBUFNYK
Record8-6-17-7-1
First Downs2018
- by Rushing65
- by Passing1312
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards392336
- Offensive Plays6267
- Yards per Play6.325.01
Net Rushing Yards11764
- Rushing Attempts2818
- Yards per Rush4.183.56
Net Passing Yards275272
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt33 - 25 - 048 - 30 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards279277
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/41/5
- Yards per Pass Play8.095.55
Fumbles/Lost0/04/2
3rd Down Conversions3/126/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down5.38.7
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards4/204/35
Punt Returns/Yards4/412/8
Kick Returns/Yards2/583/137
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits13
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/01/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 25
Time of Possession32:1427:46

Drive Charts

Buffalo Bills
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:18OWN 25540Punt
19:481:38OWN 2631Punt
16:481:15OWN 19381Touchdown
13:282:50OWN 36564Touchdown
213:513:47OWN 24836Punt
27:051:16OWN 303-1Punt
22:372:37OWN 24747Field Goal
314:301:53OWN 2536Punt
37:355:55OWN 251054Field Goal
413:581:34OWN 2137Punt
48:072:50OWN 42418Punt
44:493:44OWN 38839Field Goal
New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:422:54OWN 20616Punt
18:101:22OWN 3130Punt
15:332:05OWN 32432Fumble
10:381:47OWN 2538Punt
210:042:59OWN 20611Punt
25:493:12OWN 241376Touchdown
312:375:02OWN 311063Field Goal
31:402:42OWN 27652Fumble
412:244:17OWN 25868Field Goal
45:170:28OWN 2030Punt
41:051:05OWN 2565Downs

Game MVP: Dave Krieg, Buffalo Bills

Rushing Statistics

BuffaloAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Herman Fontenot10545.401020
RB Eric Dickerson9222.44700
RB Steve Sewell7314.431320
FB Robert Weathers2105.00600
New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette16513.191120
RB Marcus Dupree2136.50900

Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Dave Krieg33252791/42510120.6
New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ken O'Brien48302771/5129085.1

Receiving Statistics

BuffaloCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Virgil Seay78537.572140
TE Brent Jones6813823.0096511
RB Eric Dickerson34206.6716100
WR Bruce Hill33165.336140
FB Robert Weathers223517.5024271
WR Wes Chandler1177.00570
WR Jeff Moore11-3-3.000-30
WR Dennis Gentry1255.00350
RB Herman Fontenot1388.00080
TE Ulysses Norris0100.00000
New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Jackson711578.1421240
TE Johnathan Diblasio777310.4324291
WR Ken Margerum612467.6717160
RB Robert Lavette566513.0036250
RB Marcus Dupree23105.00250
TE Phillip Sexton23105.00080
WR Michael Harper121616.000160
TE Kevin Fitzgerald0100.00000
WR Jeremiah Rogers0200.00000

Interception Statistics

BuffaloIntsYardsAvgTD
New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

BuffaloFumbRecovForceTD
CB Ricky Reynolds0200
ILB Jim Laughlin0010
CB Demetrious Johnson0010
DT Michael Carter0010
ILB Chris Duliban0010
New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
RB Robert Lavette3100
TE Phillip Sexton1000
C James Campen0100

Punting Statistics

BuffaloPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Eddie George729642.332.6490
New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black525350.642.4573

Kicking Statistics

BuffaloFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Darrell Durham3/32/20/0462/2
New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Don McAulay2/20/00/0241/2

Punt Return Statistics

BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Chandler44110.30
New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Leonard Smith284.00

Kick Return Statistics

BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Chandler25829.00
New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Michael Harper313745.71

Defensive Statistics

BuffaloTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Rich D'Amico720.01531
ILB Jim Laughlin620.01642
CB Lee Miller520.01136
CB Ricky Reynolds410.01847
S Mike Hatchett400.01533
DT Michael Carter320.01534
S Lawrence Johnson310.01140
DE Kenny Neil201.0825
DE Jeff Stover210.01641
OLB Scott Pelluer200.0610
S Vince Newsome200.01025
CB Russell Carter200.0312
ILB Chris Duliban200.027
OLB Jeff Gaylord110.019
DE Andre Tippett100.01234
CB Demetrious Johnson100.01849
DT John Cannon010.01031
DT Harvey Armstrong010.01131
New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB John Offerdahl1210.02732
ILB Alvin Toles750.02734
DE Jeff Bryant611.02834
S Rick Woods600.02834
CB Lloyd Burruss520.02834
DT Tom Baldwin510.02020
OLB Brent Moore500.01615
DT Scott Garnett220.01119
OLB June James110.054
CB Raymond Polk110.02732
S Anthony Young110.025
DE Christopher Montgomery100.02230
DT Glen Collins020.02529
S Thomas Everett020.02834
CB Leonard Smith010.01216

Pass Rush Statistics

BuffaloSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Kenny Neil1.002025
DE Jeff Stover0.002341
DE Andre Tippett0.001034
DT Michael Carter0.001034
New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jeff Bryant1.000134
DT Glen Collins0.011129
DT Tom Baldwin0.001020
DE Christopher Montgomery0.001030
DT Scott Garnett0.000219

Pass Defense Statistics

BuffaloCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Rich D'Amico51031
CB Lee Miller41036
CB Demetrious Johnson32049
S Mike Hatchett30033
CB Ricky Reynolds22047
S Lawrence Johnson21040
ILB Jim Laughlin21042
OLB Scott Pelluer20010
S Vince Newsome20025
CB Russell Carter20012
OLB Jeff Gaylord1009
DE Andre Tippett10034
ILB Chris Duliban1007
New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB John Offerdahl52032
ILB Alvin Toles50034
CB Lloyd Burruss41034
OLB Brent Moore30015
CB Raymond Polk20032
S Rick Woods10034
DT Tom Baldwin10020
DT Scott Garnett10019
OLB June James1004
S Anthony Young1005
S Thomas Everett10034
DE Darius Cook0102

Blocking Statistics

BuffaloKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Rich Moran47028034
T Kari Yli-Renko15128034
C Dwight Stephenson14028034
T Clay Miller13028034
FB Robert Weathers1209014
TE Brent Jones11025034
G Jeff WIska06028134
New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Harry Swayne26018049
C James Campen25018049
G Stan Parker23018049
T Luis Sharpe11018149
G Eric Sanders03018049

Special Teams Tackles

BuffaloTacklesSTPlays
Ron LaPointe212
Ulysses Norris125
Russell Carter115
New YorkTacklesSTPlays
Leonard Smith423
June James223

Participation

BuffaloRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Jeff WIska2834------1072
T Kari Yli-Renko2834------1072
G Rich Moran2834------1072
T Clay Miller2834------1072
CB Ricky Reynolds------1847671
CB Demetrious Johnson------1849269
S Lawrence Johnson------11401768
DE Andre Tippett------12341864
QB Dave Krieg2834---------62
C Dwight Stephenson2834---------62
ILB Jim Laughlin------1642361
DE Jeff Stover------1641259
TE Brent Jones2534---------59
CB Lee Miller------1136754
WR Dennis Gentry1933---------52
WR Virgil Seay2229---------51
DT Harvey Armstrong------1131749
S Mike Hatchett------1533149
DT Michael Carter------1534---49
RB Eric Dickerson918------2047
OLB Rich D'Amico------1531---46
DT John Cannon------1031243
FB Robert Weathers914------1841
TE Ulysses Norris132------2540
WR Bruce Hill1715------537
S Vince Newsome------1025136
DE Kenny Neil------825134
CB Russell Carter------3121530
WR Wes Chandler28------1828
RB Herman Fontenot1116---------27
OLB Scot Brantley------022325
ILB Chris Duliban------27918
TE Ron LaPointe50------1217
OLB Scott Pelluer------610117
WR Jeff Moore01------1516
OLB Jeff Gaylord------19111
C Branden Trejo00------1010
P Eddie George00------1010
RB Steve Sewell80---------8
K Darrell Durham00------88
T Leonard Mitchell00---------0
QB Mike Pagel00---------0
T Eric Moran00---------0
OLB Kiki DeAyala------00---0
G Adam Schreiber00---------0
C Bill Lewis00---------0
New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Alvin Toles------27341576
G Stan Parker1849------774
T Harry Swayne1849------774
CB Raymond Polk------27321372
G Eric Sanders1849---------67
T Luis Sharpe1849---------67
QB Ken O'Brien1849---------67
C James Campen1849---------67
CB Lloyd Burruss------2834365
DE Jeff Bryant------2834365
S Rick Woods------2834365
S Thomas Everett------2834365
WR Ken Margerum1747---------64
ILB John Offerdahl------2732362
WR Jeremiah Rogers1742---------59
RB Robert Lavette1640------258
DT Glen Collins------2529357
TE Johnathan Diblasio1342---------55
DE Christopher Montgomery------2230254
WR Mark Jackson1335------553
CB Leonard Smith------12162351
TE Phillip Sexton718------2449
DT Tom Baldwin------2020242
RB Marcus Dupree48------2335
OLB Brent Moore------1615233
WR Michael Harper211------1932
OLB June James------542332
DT Scott Garnett------1119131
S Anthony Young------251825
TE Kevin Fitzgerald12------1215
RB Dana Wright00------1111
WR Danny Greene00------1010
OLB Larry Station------001010
C Collin Bailen00------77
P Mike Black00------77
K Don McAulay00------77
DE Larry Roberts------0077
S Gary Hunt------0077
T Brian Williams00------77
DT Mark Garalczyk------0077
DE Darius Cook------2215
QB Rob Patton00---------0
DE Bob Buczkowski------00---0
OLB Tim Jordan------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6345.7
Middle12413.4
Right10424.2
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left22010.0
Middle9333.7
Right7111.6
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Dave Krieg33254004340
New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ken O'Brien48303128630

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen668113.5
Short (0-8 Yds)20141246.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)757410.6
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen43184.5
Short (0-8 Yds)29221966.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)105636.3
Long (19+ Yds)4000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Virgil Seay87053029
TE Brent Jones860138334
RB Eric Dickerson43020018
RB Herman Fontenot3108016
WR Bruce Hill33016015
FB Robert Weathers22035114
WR Dennis Gentry2105033
WR Wes Chandler110708
TE Ulysses Norris100002
WR Jeff Moore110-301
New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ken Margerum126146047
WR Mark Jackson117057135
TE Johnathan Diblasio77073142
RB Robert Lavette65065140
RB Marcus Dupree3201008
TE Phillip Sexton32010018
WR Michael Harper21016011
WR Jeremiah Rogers2010042
TE Kevin Fitzgerald100002

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

BuffaloAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Herman Fontenot11010.005.40
New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Robert Lavette284.003.19

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Dave Krieg2273.508.45
New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Ken O'Brien84222.755.77

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
FB Robert Weathers1188.0017.50
WR Bruce Hill11-1-1.005.33
New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Ken Margerum2100.003.83
WR Mark Jackson2152.505.18
TE Johnathan Diblasio22178.5010.43
TE Kevin Fitzgerald1000.000.00
WR Jeremiah Rogers1000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

BuffaloRushesConversions
RB Herman Fontenot32
New YorkRushesConversions
RB Robert Lavette22

Third Down Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompConversions
Dave Krieg841
New YorkAttCompConversions
Ken O'Brien1274

Third Down Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargCatchConversions
TE Brent Jones200
WR Bruce Hill221
TE Ulysses Norris100
WR Virgil Seay110
WR Dennis Gentry110
RB Herman Fontenot100
New YorkTargCatchConversions
WR Ken Margerum431
WR Mark Jackson211
TE Johnathan Diblasio221
RB Robert Lavette100
RB Marcus Dupree111
TE Phillip Sexton100
TE Kevin Fitzgerald100

SectionAttendance
Stadium70,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)