Front Office Championship, 1987

played in Anaheim, CA

50 degrees, fair, 7 mph wind

Minnesota Vikings147100-31
San Diego Chargers7700-14

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:42 MIN - Santiago Erickson 3 pass from Steve Grogan (Paul McFadden extra point)
1Q: 07:25 SDO - Floyd Dixon 1 pass from Boomer Esiason (Ray Petrick extra point)
1Q: 01:49 MIN - Junior Tautalatasi 3 run (Paul McFadden extra point)
2Q: 07:56 SDO - Boyce Green 3 run (Ray Petrick extra point)
2Q: 00:34 MIN - Reggie Langhorne 46 pass from Steve Grogan (Paul McFadden extra point)
3Q: 10:53 MIN - Art Monk 1 pass from Steve Grogan (Paul McFadden extra point)
3Q: 00:31 MIN - Paul McFadden 20 field goal

Team StatisticsMINSDO
Record15-415-4
First Downs3114
- by Rushing183
- by Passing1210
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards480281
- Offensive Plays7959
- Yards per Play6.084.76
Net Rushing Yards25464
- Rushing Attempts5016
- Yards per Rush5.084.00
Net Passing Yards226217
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt29 - 17 - 040 - 21 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards226233
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/03/16
- Yards per Pass Play7.795.05
Fumbles/Lost0/03/2
3rd Down Conversions5/124/13
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down6.18.9
4th Down Conversions0/11/3
Penalties/Yards2/156/44
Punt Returns/Yards3/211/16
Kick Returns/Yards1/211/64
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits42
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/12/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 34OWN 29
Time of Possession36:4823:12

Drive Charts

Minnesota Vikings
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:543:23OWN 35965Touchdown
17:155:33OWN 171083Touchdown
213:132:38OWN 20510Punt
27:450:57OWN 2532Punt
22:412:18OWN 20680Touchdown
315:004:15OWN 251075Touchdown
39:514:12OWN 29942Downs
34:193:54OWN 351062Field Goal
414:123:51OWN 24730Punt
48:363:04OPP 44413Punt
43:232:13OPP 49619Punt
40:270:27OPP 191-2Game
San Diego Chargers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:06OWN 2536Punt
19:312:16OPP 29629Touchdown
11:423:29OWN 25724Punt
210:352:50OWN 44856Touchdown
26:484:07OWN 28824Punt
20:230:23OWN 251-1Half
310:450:54OWN 2537Punt
35:391:20OWN 29346Fumble
30:251:13OWN 2533Punt
410:211:45OWN 20724Downs
45:322:09OWN 20834Fumble
41:100:43OWN 204-1Downs

Game MVP: Steve Grogan, Minnesota Vikings

Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Junior Tautalatasi341434.212351
RB Tony Nathan10676.702130
QB Steve Grogan5336.601020
WR Hassan Jones11111.001110
San DiegoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Boyce Green10464.60801
RB Carl Byrum3113.67800
QB Boomer Esiason263.00700
FB Tony Paige111.00100

Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Grogan29172260/03460117.9
San DiegoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Boomer Esiason40212333/16135078.4

Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Drew Hill101610610.6044310
FB Santiago Erickson23115.50981
WR Reggie Langhorne227537.5023461
WR Art Monk1311.00011
TE David Little131111.000110
TE Travis Tucker112222.007220
TE Keith Lester0100.00000
San DiegoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Ray Butler61510717.8322350
WR Floyd Dixon48328.0013311
RB Boyce Green34113.67660
FB Tony Paige2273.50290
WR Wesley Walker121313.000130
WR Jim Jensen132020.007200
TE Mike Williams111616.007160
TE Chris Dressel1244.00040
TE Malcolm Scott121616.0013160
RB Carl Byrum1177.00070

Interception Statistics

MinnesotaIntsYardsAvgTD
San DiegoIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

MinnesotaFumbRecovForceTD
DT Gerald Williams0110
ILB Reggie McKenzie0100
OLB Lester Boyd0010
DE Jim Herrmann0010
San DiegoFumbRecovForceTD
RB Boyce Green1000
QB Boomer Esiason1000
RB Carl Byrum1000
TE Malcolm Scott0100

Punting Statistics

MinnesotaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Dakota Gonzalez519438.823.6460
San DiegoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Teltschik524148.236.0511

Kicking Statistics

MinnesotaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Paul McFadden1/10/00/0204/4
San DiegoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Ray Petrick0/00/00/002/2

Punt Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Reggie Langhorne3217.00
San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Boyce Green11616.00

Kick Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Lyle Pickens12121.00
San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Wesley Walker16464.00

Defensive Statistics

MinnesotaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Lester Boyd510.01526
CB Vann McElroy510.01643
S Kerry Justin400.01534
DE Robert Thompson400.01224
ILB Reggie McKenzie321.01527
CB Eugene Daniel300.01126
DE Jim Herrmann201.5521
DT Todd Liebenstein200.01538
ILB Lance Sellers200.0117
DE Mark Jerue120.01541
S Eugene Robinson100.0821
CB Lyle Pickens100.017
CB Maurice Douglass100.0115
CB Eric Thomas100.01542
DT Gerald Williams030.51528
San DiegoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Vernon Dean940.04929
ILB Winston Moss830.04622
S Dwight Hicks730.03218
OLB Jim Morrissey560.03314
DT William Perry530.04422
OLB David Little520.03019
DT Jeff Jackson520.02514
DT Ben Thomas420.0178
CB Ronnie Burgess400.05029
S Jim Burroughs320.04929
ILB Lucius Sanford220.02218
DT Blaise Winter200.01714
CB Danny Walters100.03218
WR Floyd Dixon10---------
G Mike Haight10---------
S Donte Gomez100.02213
DE Tom Gibson100.02417

Pass Rush Statistics

MinnesotaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jim Herrmann1.512021
ILB Reggie McKenzie1.000027
DT Gerald Williams0.500028
DE Mark Jerue0.010041
DT Todd Liebenstein0.005038
OLB Ken Woodard0.001021
DT Darien Hines0.00107
San DiegoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Louis Haynes0.010019
DT Jeff Jackson0.002014
DE Grayson McCormick0.002016
ILB Lucius Sanford0.001018
DT William Perry0.000122

Pass Defense Statistics

MinnesotaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Vann McElroy30043
CB Eugene Daniel30026
S Kerry Justin21034
OLB Lester Boyd20026
ILB Reggie McKenzie20027
ILB Lance Sellers20017
CB Eric Thomas12042
DT Todd Liebenstein10038
OLB Ken Woodard10021
DE Robert Thompson10024
DT Gerald Williams10028
CB Lyle Pickens1007
CB Maurice Douglass10015
S Bo Metcalf01022
S Eugene Robinson01021
San DiegoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Vernon Dean31029
OLB David Little30019
CB Ronnie Burgess30029
S Dwight Hicks20018
S Jim Burroughs20029
ILB Winston Moss20022
ILB Lucius Sanford10018
OLB Jim Morrissey10014

Blocking Statistics

MinnesotaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Steve August612250029
T Steve Moore58050029
C Bob White410050029
G Raleigh McKenzie49050029
G Steve Wallace15050029
FB Santiago Erickson11012010
San DiegoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Mike Baab36016043
T Jeff Walker22016143
G Mike Haight22016043
G Mark Kirchner03016243
T Rob Taylor01016043

Special Teams Tackles

MinnesotaTacklesSTPlays
Lyle Pickens114
Steve Wallace112
San DiegoTacklesSTPlays
William Perry314
Curt Warner119

Participation

MinnesotaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Steve Wallace5029------1291
C Bob White5029------685
T Steve August5029------584
QB Steve Grogan5029---------79
T Steve Moore5029---------79
G Raleigh McKenzie5029---------79
WR Drew Hill4828---------76
WR Art Monk4425---------69
WR Reggie Langhorne3417------1566
CB Eric Thomas------1542865
TE David Little4321---------64
CB Vann McElroy------1643---59
DE Mark Jerue------1541---56
DT Todd Liebenstein------1538---53
S Kerry Justin------1534---49
RB Junior Tautalatasi3711---------48
S Bo Metcalf------8221444
DT Gerald Williams------1528---43
FB Santiago Erickson1210------2042
TE Travis Tucker1012------2042
ILB Reggie McKenzie------1527---42
OLB Lester Boyd------1526---41
RB Tony Nathan1311------1539
CB Eugene Daniel------1126---37
DE Robert Thompson------1224---36
DE Jim Herrmann------521531
S Eugene Robinson------821---29
OLB Ken Woodard------621---27
ILB Lance Sellers------117826
CB Lyle Pickens------171422
DT Jim Scott------113519
ILB Ilia Jarostchuk------001919
CB Maurice Douglass------115---16
WR Jamie Holland01------1415
TE Keith Lester47---------11
RB Chester Phillips00------99
DT Darien Hines------17---8
K Paul McFadden00------77
WR Hassan Jones52---------7
C Juan Ware00------66
P Dakota Gonzalez00------66
T Roger Caron00------66
C David Alexander00------66
QB Luc Tousignant00---------0
C Chuck Thomas00---------0
QB Steve Beuerlein00---------0
San DiegoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Vernon Dean------4929785
DT William Perry------44221480
CB Ronnie Burgess------5029180
ILB Winston Moss------46221280
S Jim Burroughs------4929179
OLB Jim Morrissey------33141966
C Mike Baab1643------564
G Mark Kirchner1643------564
T Rob Taylor1643---------59
QB Boomer Esiason1643---------59
G Mike Haight1643---------59
T Jeff Walker1643---------59
WR Floyd Dixon1641---------57
WR Jim Jensen1433------956
DE Louis Haynes------3319153
S Dwight Hicks------3218---50
OLB David Little------3019150
CB Danny Walters------3218---50
S Donte Gomez------22131550
WR Ray Butler1130------647
DE Grayson McCormick------2516546
RB Boyce Green1129------545
DE Tom Gibson------2417142
ILB Lucius Sanford------2218141
DT Jeff Jackson------2514---39
TE Malcolm Scott1126---------37
FB Tony Paige213------1934
DT Blaise Winter------1714---31
DT Ben Thomas------178631
RB Curt Warner16------1926
WR Wesley Walker17------1422
TE Chris Dressel614---------20
RB Carl Byrum35------917
CB Ricky Ray------001414
TE Mike Williams410---------14
WR Cornell Burbage01------89
C Hardy Mahoney00------55
G Alex Starkey00------55
T Glen Howe00------55
P John Teltschik00------55
K Ray Petrick00------33
QB Ronald Paolillo00---------0
ILB Fernando Shields------00---0
T Garth Thomas00---------0
OLB Dennis Gibson------00---0
S Garland Rivers------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left8617.6
Middle381594.2
Right33612.0
None1-2-2.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2168.0
Middle10383.8
Right3113.7
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Grogan29174141510
San DiegoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Boomer Esiason40214035900

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen116373.4
Short (0-8 Yds)86475.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)73679.6
Long (19+ Yds)327525.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen5440.8
Short (0-8 Yds)109767.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)195603.2
Long (19+ Yds)639315.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Drew Hill16102106128
FB Santiago Erickson32111010
WR Art Monk3101025
TE David Little31111021
WR Reggie Langhorne22075217
TE Travis Tucker11022112
TE Keith Lester100007
San DiegoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ray Butler1561107230
WR Floyd Dixon84132141
RB Boyce Green43011029
WR Jim Jensen31020133
WR Wesley Walker2111307
TE Chris Dressel2104014
TE Malcolm Scott21016026
FB Tony Paige2207013
TE Mike Williams11016010
RB Carl Byrum110705

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Junior Tautalatasi6213.504.21
QB Steve Grogan1-2-2.006.60
San DiegoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Boyce Green284.004.60

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Grogan74233.297.79
San DiegoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Boomer Esiason22115.505.83

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
FB Santiago Erickson2131.503.67
WR Drew Hill22199.506.63
WR Art Monk2110.500.33
TE Keith Lester1000.000.00
San DiegoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Ray Butler111010.007.13
WR Floyd Dixon1111.004.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaRushesConversions
RB Tony Nathan31
QB Steve Grogan11
RB Junior Tautalatasi11
San DiegoRushesConversions
QB Boomer Esiason11
RB Carl Byrum10

Third Down Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompConversions
Steve Grogan722
San DiegoAttCompConversions
Boomer Esiason1153

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargCatchConversions
WR Drew Hill522
WR Art Monk100
TE Keith Lester100
San DiegoTargCatchConversions
WR Ray Butler411
WR Jim Jensen200
WR Wesley Walker111
TE Mike Williams111
RB Boyce Green110
FB Tony Paige110
WR Floyd Dixon100

SectionAttendance
Stadium60,700 (60,700 capacity)
Upper Deck20,900 (20,900)
End Zone15,100 (15,100)
Mezzanine8,700 (8,700)
Sideline Seats13,400 (13,400)
Luxury Boxes2,600 (2,600)