Exhibition Week 4, 1989

played in Minnesota, MN

50 degrees, fair, 10 mph wind

Buffalo Bills141007-31
Minnesota Vikings0707-14

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:57 BUF - Herman Fontenot 2 run (Darrell Durham extra point)
1Q: 03:15 BUF - Herman Fontenot 2 run (Darrell Durham extra point)
2Q: 13:08 MIN - Drew Hill 26 pass from Jay Schroeder (Teddy Garcia extra point)
2Q: 04:09 BUF - Darrell Durham 39 field goal
2Q: 00:59 BUF - Demetrious Johnson 56 interception return (Darrell Durham extra point)
4Q: 13:09 MIN - Jamie Holland 6 pass from Marc Wilson (Teddy Garcia extra point)
4Q: 08:44 BUF - Brent Jones 6 pass from Mike Pagel (Darrell Durham extra point)

Team StatisticsBUFMIN
Record1-20-3
First Downs1921
- by Rushing89
- by Passing911
- by Penalty21
Total Net Yards328330
- Offensive Plays6069
- Yards per Play5.474.78
Net Rushing Yards135121
- Rushing Attempts3326
- Yards per Rush4.094.65
Net Passing Yards193209
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt26 - 18 - 040 - 22 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards200239
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/73/30
- Yards per Pass Play7.154.86
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions3/117/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down10.27.4
4th Down Conversions0/00/2
Penalties/Yards9/627/67
Punt Returns/Yards4/532/0
Kick Returns/Yards1/144/86
Interception Ret./Yards1/560/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits31
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/01/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 34OWN 20
Time of Possession30:1429:46

Drive Charts

Buffalo Bills
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:362:50OWN 38662Touchdown
17:584:53OWN 241376Touchdown
212:562:08OWN 14434Punt
27:053:01OPP 47525Field Goal
22:000:54OWN 343-7Punt
315:002:04OWN 25421Punt
310:565:26OWN 271022Punt
413:001:08OWN 2532Punt
410:051:30OPP 44444Touchdown
45:453:50OWN 32826Punt
41:151:15OWN 482-1Game
Minnesota Vikings
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:24OWN 2533Punt
110:462:48OWN 31514Punt
13:055:09OWN 17983Touchdown
210:483:43OWN 5726Punt
24:042:04OWN 2764Punt
21:060:16OWN 3325Interception
20:500:50OWN 23220Half
312:562:00OWN 2635Punt
35:307:30OWN 21498Touchdown
411:521:47OWN 937Punt
48:352:50OWN 301038Downs
41:550:40OWN 20532Downs

Game MVP: Demetrious Johnson, Buffalo Bills

Rushing Statistics

BuffaloAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Thomas Sanders18915.063210
RB Herman Fontenot10393.901912
FB Robert Weathers461.50600
QB Mike Pagel1-1-1.00-100
MinnesotaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Junior Tautalatasi9273.001010
RB Bobby Humphrey7446.291120
RB James Jones4184.501110
QB Marc Wilson2136.50700
QB Jay Schroeder22110.502010
WR Art Monk122.00200
WR Louis Lipps1-4-4.00-400

Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Pagel20121121/7137092.1
Dave Krieg66880/00370118.8
MinnesotaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Marc Wilson32161692/24132163.2
Jay Schroeder86701/61260140.6

Receiving Statistics

BuffaloCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Bruce Hill699015.0050370
TE Brent Jones46194.75061
TE Eric Sievers344515.000370
FB Robert Weathers222713.5022150
RB Thomas Sanders242311.5015210
WR Wes Chandler11-4-4.000-40
MinnesotaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Drew Hill476416.0051271
RB Junior Tautalatasi47164.00460
WR Jamie Holland486817.0037321
WR Art Monk353210.679190
TE David Little34175.67370
WR Louis Lipps232010.004140
RB James Jones1144.00040
RB Bobby Humphrey111818.0018180
WR Hassan Jones0300.00000
TE Vernon Kirk0100.00000

Interception Statistics

BuffaloIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Demetrious Johnson15656.001
MinnesotaIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

BuffaloFumbRecovForceTD
MinnesotaFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

BuffaloPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Tabor626143.540.2553
MinnesotaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Barry Helton625442.333.5451

Kicking Statistics

BuffaloFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Darrell Durham1/10/00/0394/4
MinnesotaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Teddy Garcia0/00/00/002/2

Punt Return Statistics

BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Chandler45313.30
MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones200.00

Kick Return Statistics

BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Virgil Seay11414.00
MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Lyle Pickens48621.50

Defensive Statistics

BuffaloTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
DE Charles Benson610.52334
OLB Scot Brantley500.01434
S Kerry Justin420.02137
S Stefon Adams410.0830
OLB Rich D'Amico400.02333
ILB John Rade400.0106
ILB Jackie Shipp301.01116
ILB Chris Duliban320.02129
DE Tony Elliott310.01937
DT Greg Kragen300.0913
DT Doug Smith201.01735
S Rick Woods230.02442
CB Dave Becker220.01636
CB Ricky Reynolds200.02542
DE Robert Thompson110.51010
OLB Darrell Reed110.0139
MinnesotaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Fredd Young940.03126
CB Eric Thomas800.03327
DT Gerald Williams430.53227
S Anthony Blaylock400.02320
S Darren Carrington400.01414
CB Lyle Pickens330.01918
CB Vann McElroy300.02419
ILB Eugene Seale300.0208
DT Todd Liebenstein210.03127
DE John Galvin200.01312
DE David Braxton200.01310
OLB Brian Noble120.03326
DE Keith Willis100.01210
CB Maurice Douglass100.079
DE Jeff Cross010.523
OLB Lester Boyd010.02621
S Jeff Donaldson010.02720

Pass Rush Statistics

BuffaloSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Doug Smith1.004235
ILB Jackie Shipp1.000116
DE Charles Benson0.501034
DE Robert Thompson0.500010
DT Greg Kragen0.010013
CB Ricky Reynolds0.010042
DE Tony Elliott0.001037
OLB Rich D'Amico0.001033
MinnesotaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Gerald Williams0.502227
DE Jeff Cross0.50003
OLB Brian Noble0.002126
DE Keith Willis0.001010

Pass Defense Statistics

BuffaloCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Scot Brantley50034
S Kerry Justin30037
DE Charles Benson30034
S Stefon Adams30030
DT Greg Kragen20013
S Rick Woods12042
CB Dave Becker10036
OLB Rich D'Amico10033
ILB John Rade1006
CB Ricky Reynolds10042
OLB Darrell Reed1009
CB Demetrious Johnson01124
MinnesotaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Fredd Young40026
CB Eric Thomas40027
CB Vann McElroy30019
CB Lyle Pickens20018
DE John Galvin11012
S Jeff Donaldson10020
DT Gerald Williams10027
S Anthony Blaylock10020
S Darren Carrington10014
CB Maurice Douglass0109
ILB Eugene Seale0108

Blocking Statistics

BuffaloKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Eric Moran38033027
G Adam Schreiber37033027
C Jeff Uhlenhake34014015
T Clay Miller24019012
T Kari Yli-Renko14033127
C Bill Lewis13019012
FB Robert Weathers1109011
G Jeff WIska01014015
MinnesotaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Chuck Thomas37026043
T Steve Moore33026043
G Raleigh McKenzie25026043
G Steve Wallace13026143
T Scott Dill12015019
T Roger Caron11011124
TE Chris Kelley110706
FB Major Everett0108018
TE David Little01024031
RB James Jones0005113

Special Teams Tackles

BuffaloTacklesSTPlays
Eric Sievers212
Ozzie Newsome122
Wes Chandler116
Stefon Adams115
Bill Lewis113
MinnesotaTacklesSTPlays
Darren Carrington210
Steve Wallace29
Major Everett115

Participation

BuffaloRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Ricky Reynolds------2542673
OLB Scot Brantley------14342169
CB Dave Becker------16361567
S Rick Woods------2442---66
DE Tony Elliott------1937662
T Kari Yli-Renko3327---------60
T Eric Moran3327---------60
G Adam Schreiber3327---------60
S Kerry Justin------2137---58
RB Thomas Sanders2319------1658
DE Charles Benson------2334---57
OLB Rich D'Amico------2333---56
WR Wes Chandler2019------1655
WR Bruce Hill3021------354
TE Eric Sievers2318------1253
S Stefon Adams------8301553
DT Doug Smith------1735---52
ILB Chris Duliban------2129---50
C Bill Lewis1912------1344
QB Mike Pagel2121---------42
WR Virgil Seay2113------539
CB Demetrious Johnson------1524---39
T Clay Miller1912------738
TE Brent Jones1615------637
FB Robert Weathers911------1636
C Jeff Uhlenhake1415------736
G Jeff WIska1415---------29
ILB Jackie Shipp------1116---27
TE Ozzie Newsome22------2226
ILB John Rade------106925
DT Greg Kragen------913---22
OLB Darrell Reed------139---22
WR Dennis Gentry119---------20
DE Robert Thompson------1010---20
QB Dave Krieg126---------18
RB Herman Fontenot108---------18
WR Hart Lee Dykes00------1313
CB Quintin Jones------66---12
C Mike McDonald00------77
K Darrell Durham00------77
P Scott Tabor00------77
G Tom Ricketts00------77
DT Glen Collins------0066
DT Michael Carter------10---1
RB Dalton Hilliard00---------0
DT Roy Hart------00---0
MinnesotaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Steve Wallace2643------978
T Steve Moore2643------675
G Raleigh McKenzie2643------675
CB Eric Thomas------33271373
C Chuck Thomas2643---------69
OLB Brian Noble------3326362
DT Gerald Williams------3227160
DT Todd Liebenstein------3127159
WR Art Monk2137---------58
ILB Fredd Young------3126158
S Anthony Blaylock------23201457
TE David Little2431---------55
WR Jamie Holland1530------954
RB Junior Tautalatasi1225------1552
CB Lyle Pickens------19181552
QB Marc Wilson1734---------51
S Jeff Donaldson------2720249
OLB Lester Boyd------2621148
CB Vann McElroy------2419144
FB Major Everett818------1541
ILB Eugene Seale------2081240
T Scott Dill1519------640
WR Louis Lipps618------1539
S Darren Carrington------14141038
T Roger Caron1124---------35
WR Drew Hill1321---------34
TE Chris Kelley76------2134
DE John Galvin------1312---25
RB James Jones513------624
DE Keith Willis------1210123
DE David Braxton------1310---23
OLB Tim Moore------001919
QB Jay Schroeder99---------18
TE Vernon Kirk66------618
CB Maurice Douglass------79117
RB Bobby Humphrey102---------12
WR Hassan Jones38---------11
DE Jeff Cross------23611
DT Darien Hines------3069
C Cole Berry00------66
G Bob White00------66
P Barry Helton00------66
K Teddy Garcia00------33
C David Alexander00---------0
T Rob Woods00---------0
OLB Steve Hendrickson------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6508.3
Middle18643.6
Right8222.8
None1-1-1.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3-3-1.0
Middle16825.1
Right7426.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Pagel20122003530
Dave Krieg661000000
MinnesotaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Marc Wilson32162323621
Jay Schroeder861000110

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen53102.0
Short (0-8 Yds)13111299.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)63244.0
Long (19+ Yds)213718.5
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen117686.2
Short (0-8 Yds)1110736.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)155986.5
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Bruce Hill96090121
TE Brent Jones64019015
TE Eric Sievers43045118
RB Thomas Sanders42023119
FB Robert Weathers22027011
WR Wes Chandler110-4019
MinnesotaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Jamie Holland84168130
WR Drew Hill74064221
RB Junior Tautalatasi74116025
WR Art Monk53032037
TE David Little43017031
WR Louis Lipps32020018
WR Hassan Jones300008
RB James Jones1104013
RB Bobby Humphrey1101802
TE Vernon Kirk100006

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

BuffaloAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Herman Fontenot5204.003.90
FB Robert Weathers1-2-2.001.50
RB Thomas Sanders133.005.06
MinnesotaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Junior Tautalatasi351.673.00
WR Louis Lipps1-4-4.00-4.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Pagel1166.005.60
MinnesotaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Marc Wilson1166.005.28

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Brent Jones1166.003.17
MinnesotaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Jamie Holland1166.008.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

BuffaloRushesConversions
RB Thomas Sanders21
FB Robert Weathers10
MinnesotaRushesConversions
RB James Jones11
RB Junior Tautalatasi10

Third Down Passing Statistics

BuffaloAttCompConversions
Mike Pagel652
Dave Krieg110
MinnesotaAttCompConversions
Marc Wilson1065
Jay Schroeder311

Third Down Receiving Statistics

BuffaloTargCatchConversions
TE Eric Sievers321
WR Bruce Hill221
RB Thomas Sanders110
TE Brent Jones110
MinnesotaTargCatchConversions
WR Jamie Holland422
WR Drew Hill311
TE David Little211
WR Art Monk111
WR Louis Lipps111
RB Junior Tautalatasi110
TE Vernon Kirk100

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)