Exhibition Week 1, 1989

played in Pittsburgh, PA

58 degrees, fair, 11 mph wind

Carolina Panthers71073-27
Pittsburgh Steelers0000-0

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:46 CAR - John Stephens 3 run (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
2Q: 05:17 CAR - Emile Harry 21 pass from Burt Andersen (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
2Q: 00:01 CAR - Rolf Benirschke 51 field goal
3Q: 03:15 CAR - Emile Harry 28 pass from Burt Andersen (Rolf Benirschke extra point)
4Q: 05:57 CAR - Rolf Benirschke 31 field goal

Team StatisticsCARPIT
Record1-00-1
First Downs2712
- by Rushing72
- by Passing1710
- by Penalty30
Total Net Yards397247
- Offensive Plays7256
- Yards per Play5.514.41
Net Rushing Yards13469
- Rushing Attempts3516
- Yards per Rush3.834.31
Net Passing Yards263178
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt37 - 23 - 237 - 21 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards263195
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/03/17
- Yards per Pass Play7.114.45
Fumbles/Lost0/03/2
3rd Down Conversions10/165/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.611.0
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards5/3510/87
Punt Returns/Yards1/200/0
Kick Returns/Yards0/03/58
Interception Ret./Yards0/02/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits30
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/10/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 30OWN 24
Time of Possession36:3523:26

Drive Charts

Carolina Panthers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:005:23OWN 251075Touchdown
15:166:18OWN 31381Missed FG
29:592:49OWN 20622Punt
26:221:17OPP 23323Touchdown
21:560:08OWN 3710Interception
20:390:39OWN 20346Field Goal
312:213:58OWN 5943Interception
37:264:22OWN 37863Touchdown
31:270:44OPP 443-10Punt
413:427:50OWN 201566Field Goal
41:451:45OWN 3533Game
Pittsburgh Steelers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
19:374:21OWN 27829Punt
213:583:59OWN 23943Punt
27:100:48OWN 8315Fumble
25:053:09OWN 21849Missed FG
21:481:09503-3Punt
315:002:39OWN 25519Punt
38:230:57OWN 313-2Punt
33:041:37OWN 253-10Punt
30:432:01OWN 14433Punt
45:524:07OWN 211044Fumble

Game MVP: Richard Dent, Carolina Panthers

Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Alvin Moore24702.921510
RB John Stephens10555.502721
QB Burt Andersen199.00900
PittsburghAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Kerry Goode7192.71600
RB Tim Worley341.33400
FB Mark Higgs22211.002510
QB Victor Mueller294.50600
WR Ron Brown1-2-2.00-200
QB Deiter Brock11717.001710

Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Burt Andersen23131350/0228266.4
Steve Bono14101280/0019099.7
PittsburghAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Victor Mueller25151213/17030072.3
Deiter Brock126740/0033069.4

Receiving Statistics

CarolinaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Emile Harry7710214.5753282
WR Kelvin Martin48256.25390
TE Paul Green45358.755170
TE Tom Robinson343411.3310120
RB John Stephens333913.0016180
WR James Lofton111919.0012190
RB Alvin Moore1199.00090
TE Malcolm Scott0700.00000
WR J.T. Israel0100.00000
PittsburghCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Gerald Carter716466.5715150
WR Ron Brown34289.332140
RB Kerry Goode345217.3349330
TE Roman Phillip333210.6716300
TE Hoby Brenner2594.50360
FB Mark Higgs1355.00450
RB Tim Worley111515.0015150
TE Mack Tucker1188.00080

Interception Statistics

CarolinaIntsYardsAvgTD
PittsburghIntsYardsAvgTD
S Mike Harden200.000

Fumble Statistics

CarolinaFumbRecovForceTD
DE Richard Dent0200
DT Richard Turner0010
OLB Ron Rivera0010
S Barton Hundley0010
PittsburghFumbRecovForceTD
QB Deiter Brock1000
RB Kerry Goode1000
QB Victor Mueller1000
G David Franks0100

Punting Statistics

CarolinaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Doherty28542.542.5452
PittsburghPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Neil Blaise731545.033.6532

Kicking Statistics

CarolinaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Rolf Benirschke2/31/11/1513/3
PittsburghFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Charlie Baumann0/10/10/000/0

Punt Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
James Lofton12020.00
PittsburghRetYardsAvgTD

Kick Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
PittsburghRetYardsAvgTD
Gerald Carter23819.00
Ron Brown12020.00

Defensive Statistics

CarolinaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
DE Richard Dent602.01639
S Barton Hundley520.01230
S Brett Maxie420.01331
ILB Frank Bush400.0717
S Solomon Wilcots400.01538
OLB Jim Morrissey331.01333
OLB Ron Rivera320.01018
DT Richard Turner220.01329
CB Arnold Brown200.01640
ILB Jessie Solomon120.01129
CB Mike Mayock110.01537
TE Tom Robinson10---------
DE Charles Bennett100.01332
CB Pat Ballage100.037
TE Paul Green10---------
CB Stan Petry100.025
PittsburghTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Tommy Taylor730.02934
ILB David Wyman720.03534
S Mike Harden640.03537
OLB Robert Lyles600.03537
OLB Eric Hill530.02724
DE Henry Thomas430.03537
DE Dwayne Buckley410.02929
CB Weston Hutton400.02322
DT Dennis Byrd220.02728
DE Jon Carter200.078
CB Artie McConnell200.01515
S Richard Brothers200.005
CB Tony Zachery120.02626
CB Milton Mack100.02830
CB Cedric Cooper100.078
DT Camden Burns010.089

Pass Rush Statistics

CarolinaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Richard Dent2.010339
OLB Jim Morrissey1.001033
DT Richard Turner0.001029
DE Charles Bennett0.001032
ILB Frank Bush0.001017
OLB Jerrol Williams0.00108
PittsburghSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Rod Carter0.011010
OLB Robert Lyles0.002037
S Mike Harden0.001037
DE Dwayne Buckley0.001029

Pass Defense Statistics

CarolinaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Solomon Wilcots42038
S Barton Hundley41030
S Brett Maxie30031
CB Arnold Brown21040
ILB Frank Bush20017
CB Mike Mayock11037
ILB Jessie Solomon11029
DE Richard Dent10039
OLB Ron Rivera10018
OLB Jim Morrissey10033
CB Pat Ballage1007
PittsburghCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Mike Harden60237
ILB David Wyman30034
S Richard Brothers3005
OLB Robert Lyles20037
ILB Tommy Taylor20034
CB Milton Mack20030
CB Weston Hutton20022
CB Tony Zachery11026
CB Artie McConnell10015
CB Cedric Cooper1008
DE Dwayne Buckley01029
OLB Eric Hill01024

Blocking Statistics

CarolinaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jamie Dukes37035037
G Mark Bortz26035037
T Kevin Call26035037
G Bruce Collie26020017
T Robert Jenkins25035037
G Carl Bax12015020
TE Tom Robinson11024023
FB Kenny King0109010
PittsburghKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Doug Smith13016040
T Howard Ballard1106019
G Santiago McDaniel11010021
T Doug Williams04016240
T Jumbo Elliott02016140
TE Roman Phillip010207
G David Franks01010021

Special Teams Tackles

CarolinaTacklesSTPlays
Richard Dent315
PittsburghTacklesSTPlays
Santiago McDaniel18

Participation

CarolinaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Mark Bortz3537------577
T Kevin Call3537------577
T Robert Jenkins3537------577
C Jamie Dukes3537---------72
DE Richard Dent------16391570
WR Emile Harry3229------768
TE Tom Robinson2423------1865
OLB Jim Morrissey------13331460
WR Kelvin Martin2726------659
CB Arnold Brown------1640157
CB Mike Mayock------1537355
S Barton Hundley------12301254
S Solomon Wilcots------1538154
DT Richard Turner------1329850
QB Burt Andersen2623---------49
RB Alvin Moore2521---------46
DE Charles Bennett------1332146
S Brett Maxie------1331246
TE Malcolm Scott1529---------44
ILB Jessie Solomon------1129141
G Carl Bax1520------540
WR James Lofton1713------838
G Bruce Collie2017---------37
FB Kenny King910------1635
OLB Joe Comier------827---35
OLB Ron Rivera------1018331
RB John Stephens1016------127
TE Paul Green1215---------27
ILB Frank Bush------717125
WR J.T. Israel43------1623
QB Steve Bono914---------23
CB Pat Ballage------371222
DT Greg Brown------311---14
CB Stan Petry------25714
DE Marcus Norman------39---12
RB Toussaint Tyler00------1111
OLB Jerrol Williams------38---11
K Rolf Benirschke00------88
ILB Erwin Grabisna------0077
P Brian Doherty00------55
C Edwin Jennings00------55
QB Mike Kelley00---------0
T Joe MacEsker00---------0
WR Flipper Anderson00---------0
DT Phillip Terhune------00---0
DT Pat Marlatt------00---0
PittsburghRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Mike Harden------3537375
OLB Robert Lyles------3537375
DE Henry Thomas------3537375
ILB David Wyman------3534372
CB Milton Mack------28301169
OLB Eric Hill------27241869
WR Gerald Carter1636------1567
T Jumbo Elliott1640------965
T Doug Williams1640------864
ILB Tommy Taylor------2934164
DE Dwayne Buckley------2929563
DT Dennis Byrd------2728560
CB Tony Zachery------2626557
C Doug Smith1640---------56
WR Ron Brown1334------956
TE Hoby Brenner1637------255
RB Kerry Goode1029------1453
CB Weston Hutton------2322247
G Santiago McDaniel1021------839
G David Franks1021------839
QB Victor Mueller728---------35
T Howard Ballard619------732
CB Artie McConnell------1515232
FB Mark Higgs512------926
S Michael Andrews------1213126
WR Lonzell Hill514------625
G Todd Hembree619---------25
TE Roman Phillip27------1423
WR Rodd Harris513------422
QB Deiter Brock912---------21
DT Camden Burns------89---17
OLB Rod Carter------710---17
DE Jon Carter------78---15
CB Cedric Cooper------78---15
S Richard Brothers------05813
WR Anthony Edwards36------110
ILB Kevin Walker------0178
RB Tim Worley44---------8
C Lonnie Jordon00------88
TE Mack Tucker17---------8
P Neil Blaise00------88
K Charlie Baumann00------22
RB Undra Johnson01---------1
DE Jerry Reese------00---0
C Andy Sinclair00---------0
DE George Hoover------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7273.9
Middle21623.0
Right7456.4
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left000.0
Middle10515.1
Right6183.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Burt Andersen23132212302
Steve Bono14100001200
PittsburghAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Victor Mueller25151125230
Deiter Brock1261011300

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen333311.0
Short (0-8 Yds)17111217.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)1591097.3
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen74395.6
Short (0-8 Yds)2214974.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)63599.8
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Kelvin Martin84025026
TE Malcolm Scott7010029
WR Emile Harry770102229
TE Paul Green54035015
TE Tom Robinson43034023
RB John Stephens33039016
WR James Lofton11019013
RB Alvin Moore1109021
WR J.T. Israel100003
PittsburghTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Gerald Carter167346036
TE Hoby Brenner5209037
WR Ron Brown43028034
RB Kerry Goode43052129
FB Mark Higgs3105012
TE Roman Phillip3303217
RB Tim Worley1101504
TE Mack Tucker110807

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Alvin Moore4-2-0.502.92
RB John Stephens133.005.50
PittsburghAttYardsAvgOverall Avg

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono52204.009.14
Burt Andersen31-1-0.335.87
PittsburghAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Kelvin Martin4151.253.13
TE Malcolm Scott2000.000.00
RB John Stephens111515.0013.00
TE Paul Green11-1-1.007.00
PittsburghTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg

Third Down Rushing Statistics

CarolinaRushesConversions
RB Alvin Moore21
QB Burt Andersen11
PittsburghRushesConversions
QB Deiter Brock10
RB Kerry Goode11

Third Down Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompConversions
Burt Andersen975
Steve Bono433
PittsburghAttCompConversions
Victor Mueller732
Deiter Brock422

Third Down Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargCatchConversions
WR Kelvin Martin542
WR Emile Harry333
TE Malcolm Scott200
WR James Lofton111
RB Alvin Moore111
TE Paul Green111
PittsburghTargCatchConversions
WR Gerald Carter633
TE Hoby Brenner300
RB Kerry Goode111
TE Roman Phillip110

SectionAttendance
Stadium68,900 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,000 (19,800)
End Zone14,000 (14,300)
Mezzanine8,300 (8,300)
Sideline Seats12,700 (12,700)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes7,500 (7,500)