Exhibition Week 3, 1989

played in Minnesota, MN

58 degrees, fair, 12 mph wind

San Diego Chargers014010-24
Minnesota Vikings71003-20

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:02 MIN - David Little 11 pass from Jay Schroeder (Teddy Garcia extra point)
2Q: 14:28 SDO - Steve Griffin 4 pass from Boomer Esiason (Alfred Rhem extra point)
2Q: 12:09 SDO - Ronnie Harmon 8 pass from Boomer Esiason (Alfred Rhem extra point)
2Q: 04:57 MIN - Teddy Garcia 23 field goal
2Q: 00:36 MIN - Art Monk 7 pass from Marc Wilson (Teddy Garcia extra point)
4Q: 06:13 MIN - Teddy Garcia 19 field goal
4Q: 02:15 SDO - Mike Alexander 1 pass from John Witkowski (Alfred Rhem extra point)
4Q: 01:06 SDO - Alfred Rhem 31 field goal

Team StatisticsSDOMIN
Record1-10-2
First Downs1520
- by Rushing37
- by Passing812
- by Penalty41
Total Net Yards163335
- Offensive Plays6071
- Yards per Play2.724.72
Net Rushing Yards6388
- Rushing Attempts2627
- Yards per Rush2.423.26
Net Passing Yards100247
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt32 - 15 - 143 - 26 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards113252
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/131/5
- Yards per Pass Play2.945.61
Fumbles/Lost1/02/2
3rd Down Conversions6/1410/18
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.16.9
4th Down Conversions0/01/1
Penalties/Yards4/359/63
Punt Returns/Yards2/296/26
Kick Returns/Yards4/934/65
Interception Ret./Yards1/01/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits44
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/12/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 36OWN 30
Time of Possession26:5933:01

Drive Charts

San Diego Chargers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
19:561:51OWN 363-1Punt
13:580:36OWN 263-5Punt
13:224:01OPP 381038Touchdown
213:471:47OPP 25625Touchdown
24:522:03OWN 3238Punt
20:260:26OWN 25326Half
315:002:51OWN 20512Punt
37:072:43OWN 2051Punt
33:403:14OWN 39619Punt
413:352:01OWN 73-3Punt
410:190:54OWN 1623Interception
46:074:01OWN 391061Touchdown
41:370:36OPP 2137Field Goal
Minnesota Vikings
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:005:04OWN 19981Touchdown
18:054:07OWN 17620Punt
214:210:34OWN 2213Fumble
212:007:08OWN 261168Field Goal
22:492:23OWN 271173Touchdown
312:095:02OWN 24928Punt
34:240:44OWN 3237Punt
30:261:51OWN 20631Punt
411:341:15OWN 433-2Punt
49:253:18OPP 15613Field Goal
42:060:29OWN 2020Interception
41:011:01OWN 25513Game

Game MVP: Jamie Kimmel, San Diego Chargers

Rushing Statistics

San DiegoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Jon Francis17352.061610
RB Caleb Jones5173.401110
RB Ronnie Harmon273.50700
QB John Witkowski188.00800
FB Tony Paige1-4-4.00-400
MinnesotaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Junior Tautalatasi12181.50900
QB Marc Wilson5224.401710
RB James Jones5244.801210
RB Bobby Humphrey471.75700
FB Major Everett11717.001710

Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Boomer Esiason198571/7217084.7
John Witkowski137561/6122158.5
MinnesotaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Marc Wilson36201640/0122165.0
Jay Schroeder76881/51460158.3

Receiving Statistics

San DiegoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Cornell Burbage410317.7514220
WR Mike Alexander34165.33081
FB Tony Paige22168.0012160
RB Ronnie Harmon222512.5015171
WR Steve Griffin25199.500151
RB Jon Francis1433.00630
TE Brian Kinchen1333.00030
TE Jay Novacek0100.00000
RB Caleb Jones0100.00000
MinnesotaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE David Little712618.712171
WR Art Monk36155.00371
TE Chris Kelley35186.001480
WR Drew Hill22189.005110
WR Hassan Jones22168.000170
WR Jamie Holland243115.502170
RB Bobby Humphrey2294.50450
TE Vernon Kirk225326.5011460
RB James Jones112222.0024220
WR Louis Lipps1333.00030
RB Junior Tautalatasi1466.00060

Interception Statistics

San DiegoIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB Jamie Kimmel100.000
MinnesotaIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Maurice Douglass100.000

Fumble Statistics

San DiegoFumbRecovForceTD
RB Jon Francis1100
TE Jay Novacek0110
OLB Jamie Kimmel0100
ILB Winston Moss0010
MinnesotaFumbRecovForceTD
RB James Jones1000
WR Louis Lipps1000
CB Lyle Pickens0010

Punting Statistics

San DiegoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Teltschik733447.741.1532
MinnesotaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Barry Helton522144.234.4484

Kicking Statistics

San DiegoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Alfred Rhem1/10/00/0313/3
MinnesotaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Teddy Garcia2/20/00/0232/2

Punt Return Statistics

San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Ernest Gibson22914.50
MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones6264.30

Kick Return Statistics

San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Ronnie Harmon49323.30
MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Lyle Pickens46516.30

Defensive Statistics

San DiegoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Jamie Kimmel820.02739
ILB Winston Moss630.02343
S Terry Hoage610.02537
S Tom Flynn510.02032
CB Ernest Gibson500.02241
CB Bo Orlando500.01018
DE Jaylen Zordich300.02339
DE Danny Stubbs201.01013
DT Ben Thomas220.02233
OLB June James210.02235
CB Donte Gomez210.02034
DE Tom Gibson200.02136
DT Dean Hamel110.02240
S Michael Mayes110.0719
RB Jon Francis10---------
ILB Fernando Shields010.041
MinnesotaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Eric Thomas1240.02634
ILB Fredd Young540.02633
OLB Lester Boyd510.01925
CB Lyle Pickens410.01621
DT Gerald Williams301.02533
DT Todd Liebenstein320.02534
OLB Brian Noble211.02633
DE Keith Willis210.02630
S Jeff Donaldson210.02527
CB Vann McElroy100.02024
WR Jamie Holland10---------
S Darren Carrington100.0916
CB Maurice Douglass020.02330
DE David Braxton010.087

Pass Rush Statistics

San DiegoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Danny Stubbs1.001013
DE Jaylen Zordich0.010039
DE Tom Gibson0.003036
DT Dean Hamel0.001040
DT Ben Thomas0.000133
ILB Winston Moss0.000143
MinnesotaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
OLB Brian Noble1.014133
DT Gerald Williams1.010033
ILB Fredd Young0.011033
DT Todd Liebenstein0.001034

Pass Defense Statistics

San DiegoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Jamie Kimmel50139
CB Ernest Gibson41041
S Tom Flynn41032
CB Bo Orlando40018
S Terry Hoage32037
OLB June James20035
CB Donte Gomez10034
DE Tom Gibson10036
ILB Winston Moss10043
S Michael Mayes10019
MinnesotaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Eric Thomas61034
ILB Fredd Young41033
OLB Lester Boyd20025
CB Vann McElroy10024
S Jeff Donaldson10027
CB Lyle Pickens10021
CB Maurice Douglass01130

Blocking Statistics

San DiegoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Rob Fada37026134
C Rob Monaco14026034
T Philip Wyss12026134
G Mike Haight12016017
T Jeff Walker04016017
G Todd Kalis04010017
FB Tony Paige0108013
T Kevin Haverdink01010017
MinnesotaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Raleigh McKenzie36027044
C Chuck Thomas15027044
G Steve Wallace14127144
T Scott Dill14115022
T Steve Moore14027044
FB Major Everett0107016
TE David Little01026039

Special Teams Tackles

San DiegoTacklesSTPlays
Winston Moss424
Jay Novacek123
June James123
Tony Paige116
Steve Griffin116
Brian Kinchen112
Kevin Haverdink18
MinnesotaTacklesSTPlays
Steve Wallace312
Jamie Holland110
Darren Carrington110
Steve Moore17

Participation

San DiegoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Winston Moss------23432490
CB Ernest Gibson------22411780
OLB June James------22352380
OLB Jamie Kimmel------2739773
WR Steve Griffin2430------1670
DT Dean Hamel------2240769
G Rob Fada2634------868
S Tom Flynn------20321668
T Philip Wyss2634------868
DE Jaylen Zordich------2339163
S Terry Hoage------2537163
TE Brian Kinchen2130------1263
C Rob Monaco2634---------60
DE Tom Gibson------2136259
WR Cornell Burbage2432------258
DT Ben Thomas------2233257
CB Donte Gomez------2034256
RB Jon Francis1820------543
FB Tony Paige813------1637
G Todd Kalis1017------835
T Kevin Haverdink1017------835
CB Bo Orlando------1018634
TE Jay Novacek55------2333
G Mike Haight1617---------33
T Jeff Walker1617---------33
QB Boomer Esiason1220---------32
QB John Witkowski1414------129
WR Mike Alexander1011------829
RB Ronnie Harmon28------1828
S Michael Mayes------719127
DE Danny Stubbs------1013124
CB Chet Brooks------771024
DT Chris Gannon------1111---22
WR Tony Martin813---------21
TE Norris Brown54---------9
RB Caleb Jones54---------9
C Collin Bailen00------88
P John Teltschik00------77
DT Albert Goss------1517
K Alfred Rhem00------66
ILB Fernando Shields------41---5
OLB Steve Forch------01---1
G Pat Tomberlin00---------0
T Derrell Marshall00---------0
MinnesotaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Steve Wallace2744------1283
T Steve Moore2744------778
G Raleigh McKenzie2744------778
CB Eric Thomas------26341373
C Chuck Thomas2744---------71
S Jeff Donaldson------25271870
TE David Little2639---------65
WR Art Monk2242---------64
OLB Brian Noble------2633362
DT Todd Liebenstein------2534160
ILB Fredd Young------2633160
DT Gerald Williams------2533159
DE Keith Willis------2630157
QB Marc Wilson2036---------56
RB Junior Tautalatasi1623------1756
CB Lyle Pickens------16211855
CB Maurice Douglass------2330154
WR Jamie Holland1725------1052
OLB Lester Boyd------1925145
CB Vann McElroy------2024---44
T Scott Dill1522------744
FB Major Everett716------1942
WR Louis Lipps714------1940
TE Chris Kelley412------2440
S Darren Carrington------9161035
WR Drew Hill1321---------34
T Roger Caron1222---------34
DE John Galvin------713121
OLB Tim Moore------002020
RB James Jones57------719
TE Vernon Kirk57------517
QB Jay Schroeder78---------15
DE David Braxton------87---15
RB Bobby Humphrey68---------14
WR Hassan Jones76---------13
ILB Eugene Seale------011213
DE Jeff Cross------15713
S Anthony Blaylock------37---10
DT Darien Hines------1179
C Cole Berry00------77
P Barry Helton00------77
K Teddy Garcia00------77
G Bob White00------55
C David Alexander00---------0
T Rob Woods00---------0
OLB Steve Hendrickson------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2105.0
Middle11222.0
Right13312.4
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left530.6
Middle18683.8
Right4174.3
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Boomer Esiason1980401400
John Witkowski1371002211
MinnesotaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Marc Wilson36201514421
Jay Schroeder761000100

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)158684.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)93192.1
Long (19+ Yds)212211.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)1711623.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)1481007.1
Long (19+ Yds)51469.2

Detailed Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Cornell Burbage104031132
WR Steve Griffin52019030
RB Jon Francis4103020
WR Mike Alexander43016011
TE Brian Kinchen3103030
FB Tony Paige22016013
RB Ronnie Harmon2202508
TE Jay Novacek100005
RB Caleb Jones100004
MinnesotaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE David Little127061039
WR Art Monk63015042
TE Chris Kelley53118012
RB Junior Tautalatasi4106023
WR Jamie Holland42031025
WR Louis Lipps3103014
WR Drew Hill22018021
WR Hassan Jones2201606
RB Bobby Humphrey220908
TE Vernon Kirk2205317
RB James Jones1102217

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

San DiegoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Jon Francis341.332.06
RB Ronnie Harmon177.003.50
RB Caleb Jones1-1-1.003.40
MinnesotaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Junior Tautalatasi510.201.50
QB Marc Wilson221.004.40
RB Bobby Humphrey1-4-4.001.75

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Boomer Esiason5391.803.00
John Witkowski32165.334.31
MinnesotaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Marc Wilson74355.004.56
Jay Schroeder111111.0012.57

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Cornell Burbage31-3-1.003.10
WR Steve Griffin22199.503.80
RB Ronnie Harmon1188.0012.50
RB Jon Francis1000.000.75
WR Mike Alexander1111.004.00
MinnesotaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE David Little41112.755.08
WR Drew Hill1177.009.00
WR Art Monk1177.002.50
WR Jamie Holland111717.007.75
RB Bobby Humphrey1144.004.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

San DiegoRushesConversions
QB John Witkowski11
RB Ronnie Harmon10
RB Jon Francis10
MinnesotaRushesConversions
RB Bobby Humphrey21
QB Marc Wilson11
RB James Jones11
RB Junior Tautalatasi10

Third Down Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompConversions
Boomer Esiason754
John Witkowski421
MinnesotaAttCompConversions
Marc Wilson1165
Jay Schroeder222

Third Down Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargCatchConversions
WR Steve Griffin422
WR Cornell Burbage321
RB Ronnie Harmon222
FB Tony Paige110
WR Mike Alexander100
MinnesotaTargCatchConversions
TE David Little421
WR Art Monk211
WR Jamie Holland211
WR Drew Hill111
RB James Jones111
WR Louis Lipps100
WR Hassan Jones111
TE Vernon Kirk111

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)