Exhibition Week 2, 1989

played in Houston, TX

78 degrees, fair, 6 mph wind

New York Giants02038-31
Houston Oilers14770-28

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:08 HOU - Cleveland Gary 2 pass from Frank Reich (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
1Q: 03:14 HOU - Lindsay Scott 22 pass from Frank Reich (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
2Q: 14:25 NYK - Curt Warner 3 run (Don McAulay extra point failed)
2Q: 10:02 NYK - Van Williams 22 pass from John Elway (Don McAulay extra point)
2Q: 03:10 HOU - Ken Margerum 11 pass from Frank Reich (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
2Q: 00:47 NYK - Jessie Hester 14 pass from John Elway (Don McAulay extra point)
3Q: 07:20 HOU - Scott Campbell 10 run (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
3Q: 03:32 NYK - Don McAulay 29 field goal
4Q: 09:47 NYK - Curt Warner 47 run (John Elway pass to Stacey Bailey for conversion)

Team StatisticsNYKHOU
Record1-00-1
First Downs2116
- by Rushing104
- by Passing1110
- by Penalty02
Total Net Yards424268
- Offensive Plays6962
- Yards per Play6.144.32
Net Rushing Yards179119
- Rushing Attempts3124
- Yards per Rush5.774.96
Net Passing Yards245149
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt38 - 25 - 035 - 20 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards245173
- Sacks/Yards Lost0/03/24
- Yards per Pass Play6.453.92
Fumbles/Lost0/01/1
3rd Down Conversions6/155/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.18.5
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards5/554/29
Punt Returns/Yards6/-23/15
Kick Returns/Yards2/511/19
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions1/10/0
Red Zone Visits43
- Red Zone TDs/FGs2/13/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 30
Time of Possession31:5128:09

Drive Charts

New York Giants
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
18:581:39OWN 2557Punt
15:571:27OWN 3337Punt
13:003:43OWN 34866Touchdown
213:213:33OWN 37763Touchdown
26:571:45OWN 636Punt
23:042:24OWN 25675Touchdown
20:130:13OWN 252-3Half
315:003:19OWN 34613Punt
39:150:49OWN 3333Punt
37:093:44OWN 25563Field Goal
32:022:17OWN 22622Punt
411:542:30OWN 29571Touchdown
45:470:27OWN 1430Punt
44:402:33OPP 323-13Punt
41:321:32OPP 2159Game
Houston Oilers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:006:02OWN 251175Touchdown
17:191:22OWN 2437Punt
14:301:30OWN 36364Touchdown
214:170:56OWN 253-9Punt
29:482:51OWN 25623Punt
25:122:08OWN 40660Touchdown
20:400:27OWN 2530Punt
311:412:26OWN 213-12Punt
38:261:17OPP 24424Touchdown
33:251:23OWN 2036Punt
414:452:51OWN 20611Punt
49:243:37OWN 25613Punt
45:200:40OWN 432-4Fumble
42:070:35OWN 2041Downs

Game MVP: John Elway, New York Giants

Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Curt Warner20994.954722
RB Van Williams8637.881940
QB John Elway3175.671110
HoustonAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
WR Eric Dickerson12655.423210
QB Frank Reich3175.67600
RB Michael Clemons3186.00900
QB Scott Campbell284.001011
RB Cleveland Gary263.00300
WR Lindsay Scott1-1-1.00-100
WR James Pruitt166.00600

Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
John Elway28181740/02250105.3
Ken O'Brien107710/0038090.0
HoustonAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Frank Reich21141370/03250124.4
Scott Campbell146363/24020050.3

Receiving Statistics

New YorkCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Stacy Robinson71310715.2939380
WR Jim Jensen35165.336110
RB Curt Warner34-3-1.000-10
WR Eddie Brown35248.008150
WR Jessie Hester333612.004141
TE John Spagnola22115.50060
TE Ed West2284.00050
RB Van Williams112222.0016221
WR Stacey Bailey132424.0025240
HoustonCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Ken Margerum5106012.0016251
WR Lindsay Scott44358.7521221
TE Tim Wrightman383712.3320230
WR Eric Dickerson33175.67980
FB Larry Moriarty34124.001280
WR James Pruitt141010.000100
RB Cleveland Gary1222.00021

Interception Statistics

New YorkIntsYardsAvgTD
HoustonIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

New YorkFumbRecovForceTD
OLB Seth Joyner0100
DE Jeff Bryant0010
HoustonFumbRecovForceTD
QB Scott Campbell1000

Punting Statistics

New YorkPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Kendrick Adamov830738.431.5560
HoustonPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Greg Montgomery837546.947.1562

Kicking Statistics

New YorkFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Don McAulay1/10/00/0292/3
HoustonFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jeff Jaeger0/00/00/004/4

Punt Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Hanford Dixon6-2-0.30
HoustonRetYardsAvgTD
Bobby Watkins3155.00

Kick Return Statistics

New YorkRetYardsAvgTD
Eddie Brown25125.50
HoustonRetYardsAvgTD
Carlton Williamson11919.00

Defensive Statistics

New YorkTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
DE Jeff Bryant511.52236
CB Audray McMillian510.02435
ILB John Offerdahl500.01322
S Rich Miano430.01735
OLB Mike Cofer410.01218
DE Larry Roberts301.02132
ILB Jerry Robinson310.01220
S Raphel Cherry310.01522
S Wes Hopkins300.01217
DT Toby Williams230.51832
CB Scott Case210.01019
ILB Reggie McKenzie120.01115
CB Hanford Dixon100.01422
DT Mark Garalczyk100.0913
OLB Seth Joyner010.02232
HoustonTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Dave Levenick830.01924
CB Andre Waters700.02636
S Gene Atkins630.02937
ILB Larry McGrew600.01414
ILB Kurt Gouveia420.01723
OLB John Grimsley410.02424
S Vance Bedford300.02329
DT Warren Powers300.039
CB Jeff Smith230.02332
DE Keith Guthrie210.02932
S Carlton Williamson200.03136
DT Pete Koch200.02930
DE Shawn Lee110.01214
C Glenn Streno10---------
OLB Leon White100.02028
CB Bobby Watkins010.01111
DT Mike Pitts010.03037

Pass Rush Statistics

New YorkSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jeff Bryant1.503036
DE Larry Roberts1.000032
DT Toby Williams0.500032
OLB Seth Joyner0.011132
DE Al Harris0.002012
HoustonSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Pete Koch0.011030
OLB Leon White0.010028
DT Mike Pitts0.001037
DE Keith Guthrie0.001032

Pass Defense Statistics

New YorkCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Audray McMillian41035
S Wes Hopkins31017
OLB Mike Cofer30018
ILB John Offerdahl30022
ILB Jerry Robinson20020
S Rich Miano20035
CB Hanford Dixon10022
S Raphel Cherry10022
OLB Seth Joyner10032
HoustonCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Dave Levenick70024
CB Andre Waters40036
S Vance Bedford32029
ILB Larry McGrew30014
OLB John Grimsley20024
CB Jeff Smith20032
S Carlton Williamson11036
ILB Kurt Gouveia10023
DE Shawn Lee10014
DT Warren Powers1009
S Gene Atkins01037

Blocking Statistics

New YorkKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Roy Foster25015018
C Bruce Kozerski24016020
T Harry Swayne24015018
G Eric Sanders22015018
T Luis Sharpe13016020
C Randy Grimes13016020
TE John Spagnola11017022
T Tony Jones03016020
C Mike Wellman02015018
TE Ed West01014017
HoustonKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Tom Newberry36024038
T Dwight Wheeler14013021
C Glenn Streno13011017
TE Tim Wrightman12024036
C Rodney Lossow12013021
T Will Wolford01011217
G Kevin Gogan01024138
G Ron Solt01024038

Special Teams Tackles

New YorkTacklesSTPlays
Ed West214
John Spagnola128
Harry Swayne19
HoustonTacklesSTPlays
Mike Pitts414
Leon White126
Vance Bedford119
Eric Dickerson119
Tom Newberry18

Participation

New YorkRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
RB Curt Warner2224------2874
WR Stacy Robinson2636------1173
TE John Spagnola1722------2867
WR Jim Jensen1819------2865
DE Larry Roberts------2132861
CB Audray McMillian------2435---59
DE Jeff Bryant------2236---58
DT Toby Williams------1832858
S Raphel Cherry------15221956
CB Hanford Dixon------14221955
OLB Seth Joyner------2232---54
S Rich Miano------1735---52
QB John Elway2128---------49
ILB Jerry Robinson------12201345
TE Ed West1417------1445
G Eric Sanders1518------942
G Roy Foster1518------942
T Ken Reeves1518------942
T Harry Swayne1518------942
OLB Scott Pelluer------552737
S Thomas Everett------1118837
G Kurt Peterson1620---------36
T Luis Sharpe1620---------36
C Randy Grimes1620---------36
C Bruce Kozerski1620---------36
T Tony Jones1620---------36
WR Eddie Brown1416------535
ILB John Offerdahl------1322---35
C Mike Wellman1518---------33
WR Stacey Bailey1011------1132
OLB Mike Cofer------1218---30
S Wes Hopkins------1217---29
CB Scott Case------1019---29
CB Lloyd Burruss------613827
WR Jessie Hester1116---------27
TE M.L. Harris1412---------26
ILB Reggie McKenzie------1115---26
DE Al Harris------1012---22
DT Mark Garalczyk------913---22
RB Van Williams811------221
QB Ken O'Brien1010---------20
RB Warren Williams16------1017
C Ian Barrientos00------99
P Kendrick Adamov00------99
K Don McAulay00------77
ILB Jim Laughlin------00---0
HoustonRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
DT Mike Pitts------30371481
S Carlton Williamson------3136875
OLB Leon White------20282674
S Vance Bedford------23291971
G Ron Solt2438------870
DE Keith Guthrie------2932970
G Tom Newberry2438------870
G Kevin Gogan2438------870
S Gene Atkins------2937167
CB Jeff Smith------2332964
CB Andre Waters------2636163
WR Eric Dickerson1825------1962
TE Tim Wrightman2436------161
DT Pete Koch------2930160
WR James Pruitt1523------1856
WR Ken Margerum2033------154
ILB Kurt Gouveia------17231454
OLB John Grimsley------2424351
T Dwight Wheeler1321------1347
WR Lindsay Scott1629------146
ILB Dave Levenick------1924144
FB Larry Moriarty913------1941
CB Bobby Watkins------11111537
T Will Wolford1117------836
QB Frank Reich1321---------34
C Rodney Lossow1321---------34
TE Bob Mrosko32------2631
ILB Larry McGrew------1414129
QB Scott Campbell1117---------28
C Glenn Streno1117---------28
DE Shawn Lee------1214---26
DT Warren Powers------39820
WR John Smith712---------19
CB Jay Taylor------001717
RB Cleveland Gary311---------14
WR Derek Hill00------1010
C Freddie Bates00------88
P Greg Montgomery00------88
RB Michael Clemons43---------7
K Jeff Jaeger00------55
TE Walter Reeves13---------4
OLB Chris Gaines------12---3
S Allen Woodson------00---0
G Harry Galbreath00---------0
T Kevin Robbins00---------0
DT Charles Jackson------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7639.0
Middle191035.4
Right4143.5
None1-1-1.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left9242.7
Middle12594.9
Right33612.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
John Elway28183204200
Ken O'Brien1071110100
HoustonAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Frank Reich21143111400
Scott Campbell1461221210

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)21151145.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)95687.6
Long (19+ Yds)212512.5
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)19121015.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)72304.3
Long (19+ Yds)212512.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Stacy Robinson1370107236
WR Jim Jensen53016019
WR Eddie Brown53124016
RB Curt Warner430-3024
WR Stacey Bailey31024111
WR Jessie Hester33036016
TE John Spagnola22011022
TE Ed West2208017
RB Van Williams11022111
HoustonTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ken Margerum105160233
TE Tim Wrightman83237136
WR Lindsay Scott44035129
FB Larry Moriarty43012013
WR James Pruitt41010023
WR Eric Dickerson33017025
RB Cleveland Gary2102011

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New YorkAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Curt Warner591.804.95
QB John Elway1-1-1.005.67
HoustonAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
WR Eric Dickerson166.005.42
QB Scott Campbell11010.004.00
RB Michael Clemons144.006.00
RB Cleveland Gary133.003.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
John Elway33227.336.21
Ken O'Brien1000.007.10
HoustonAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Frank Reich22136.506.52
Scott Campbell1000.002.57

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE John Spagnola1166.005.50
WR Jim Jensen1122.003.20
WR Eddie Brown1000.004.80
WR Jessie Hester111414.0012.00
HoustonTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Ken Margerum111111.006.00
TE Tim Wrightman1000.004.63
RB Cleveland Gary1122.001.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New YorkRushesConversions
RB Curt Warner63
HoustonRushesConversions
WR Lindsay Scott10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New YorkAttCompConversions
John Elway742
Ken O'Brien221
HoustonAttCompConversions
Scott Campbell632
Frank Reich643

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New YorkTargCatchConversions
WR Stacy Robinson432
RB Curt Warner210
WR Jim Jensen110
WR Stacey Bailey100
WR Eddie Brown111
HoustonTargCatchConversions
WR Ken Margerum422
TE Tim Wrightman210
WR James Pruitt211
WR Lindsay Scott111
WR Eric Dickerson110
FB Larry Moriarty100
RB Cleveland Gary111

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)