Exhibition Week 5, 1989

played in Denver, CO

78 degrees, rain, 12 mph wind

Detroit Lions31087-28
Denver Broncos71403-24

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:25 DEN - Doug Williams 6 run (David Treadwell extra point)
1Q: 03:46 DET - Chester Jacobsen 27 field goal
2Q: 13:37 DEN - John Ford 4 pass from Jeff Carlson (David Treadwell extra point)
2Q: 09:13 DET - Randall Morris 4 run (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
2Q: 01:58 DEN - Travis McNeal 9 pass from Jeff Carlson (David Treadwell extra point)
2Q: 00:02 DET - Chester Jacobsen 31 field goal
3Q: 08:22 DET - Randall Morris 8 run (Mark Vlasic pass to Damone Johnson for conversion)
4Q: 09:09 DET - Dennis McKinnon 17 pass from Mark Vlasic (Chester Jacobsen extra point)
4Q: 04:34 DEN - David Treadwell 35 field goal

Team StatisticsDETDEN
Record3-12-2
First Downs2021
- by Rushing86
- by Passing1113
- by Penalty12
Total Net Yards324301
- Offensive Plays6473
- Yards per Play5.064.12
Net Rushing Yards149109
- Rushing Attempts3127
- Yards per Rush4.814.04
Net Passing Yards175192
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt30 - 18 - 045 - 21 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards189200
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/141/8
- Yards per Pass Play5.304.17
Fumbles/Lost3/14/1
3rd Down Conversions6/157/17
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.47.6
4th Down Conversions0/01/2
Penalties/Yards8/485/35
Punt Returns/Yards4/234/23
Kick Returns/Yards3/714/89
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions1/10/0
Red Zone Visits54
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/23/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 31
Time of Possession29:2330:37

Drive Charts

Detroit Lions
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
19:145:36OWN 201170Field Goal
214:520:06OWN 1412Fumble
213:291:42OWN 2938Punt
210:130:54OWN 3637Punt
29:190:15OPP 424Touchdown
27:342:22OWN 733Punt
21:481:48OWN 25761Field Goal
315:002:05OWN 34311Punt
312:103:59OWN 35765Touchdown
34:464:11OWN 20833Punt
414:411:01OWN 3634Punt
412:043:03OPP 41741Touchdown
44:291:58OWN 2436Punt
40:260:26OWN 223-4Game
Denver Broncos
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:005:46OWN 47953Touchdown
13:383:46OWN 13736Punt
214:461:17OPP 232Touchdown
211:471:34OWN 223-1Punt
29:041:30OWN 30411Punt
25:123:24OWN 351365Touchdown
312:550:45OWN 2038Punt
38:113:25OWN 16739Punt
30:350:54OWN 203-8Punt
413:401:36OWN 532Punt
49:014:32OWN 36846Field Goal
42:312:05OWN 321046Downs

Game MVP: Mark Vlasic, Detroit Lions

Rushing Statistics

DetroitAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Randall Morris201005.001342
QB Mark Vlasic7243.431310
RB Curtis Dickey4256.251310
DenverAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Allen Pinkett10282.801010
RB Paul Palmer9303.33800
QB Doug Williams5326.40901
QB Jeff Carlson284.00800
WR Tim Brown11111.001110

Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mark Vlasic17121262/111300111.4
Scott Lindquist136631/3020060.7
DenverAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jeff Carlson41181631/8233071.4
Doug Williams43370/00170103.1

Receiving Statistics

DetroitCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Randall Morris55336.601990
WR Dennis McKinnon495914.7532201
TE William Harris353712.3313240
WR Jimmy Childs232914.5023300
WR Preston Brown1177.00170
RB Joe Carter1233.00030
WR Daryl Turner111010.005100
TE Marv Cook131111.006110
TE Damone Johnson0100.00000
DenverCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Travis McNeal595010.0017171
WR John Ford454310.751171
RB Allen Pinkett36196.337140
TE Darren Flutie343913.008170
WR John Kolesr35144.67070
WR Tim Brown1113333.0018330
TE Donald Schroeder14-4-4.000-40
WR Lawyer Tillman1166.00460

Interception Statistics

DetroitIntsYardsAvgTD
DenverIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

DetroitFumbRecovForceTD
RB Randall Morris2000
TE William Harris1000
WR Jimmy Childs0100
T Buddy Hardaway0100
C Jim Sweeney0100
OLB Hugh Green0010
CB Reyna Thompson0010
OLB Greg Lloyd0010
S Elbert Shelley0010
DenverFumbRecovForceTD
RB Allen Pinkett1000
RB Paul Palmer1000
QB Jeff Carlson1000
CB Anthony Parker1000
G Reggie Singletary0200
WR John Kolesr0100
S George Streeter0100
CB Ed Berry0010
DT Tim Johnson0010
OLB Scott Stephen0010

Punting Statistics

DetroitPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Mike Black736752.443.4603
DenverPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Fulhage732346.140.0532

Kicking Statistics

DetroitFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chester Jacobsen2/20/00/0312/2
DenverFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
David Treadwell1/10/00/0353/3

Punt Return Statistics

DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Jimmy Childs4235.80
DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Anthony Parker4235.80

Kick Return Statistics

DetroitRetYardsAvgTD
Preston Brown24522.50
Jimmy Childs12626.00
DenverRetYardsAvgTD
Tim Brown48922.30

Defensive Statistics

DetroitTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Hugh Green510.01422
CB Reyna Thompson510.02137
DT Tony Chickillo411.01840
ILB Jim Eliopulos410.01837
S Andre Young410.01636
CB Alonzo Estep400.01531
CB Devon Mitchell400.02040
S Elbert Shelley400.02443
S Albert Myers310.01214
DT Mike Stensrud300.01833
OLB Greg Lloyd230.01828
ILB Jerry Muckensturm210.098
DE Jim Jeffcoat120.02541
T Reggie McElroy10---------
CB Ronnie Burgess100.01318
DE Josh Troy100.01316
DT Harvey Armstrong020.0118
OLB Ken Woodard010.079
DenverTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen810.03133
DT Tim Johnson540.03129
DE Leslie O'Neal411.53031
CB Ed Berry401.02623
CB Deion Sanders420.02731
DE Ron Holmes330.52520
S Robert Moore300.02522
OLB Troy Johnson300.02423
OLB John Roper210.03030
DE Matt Brock200.0612
OLB Jerry Leggett200.01114
CB Chris Hale200.0717
CB Anthony Parker200.044
CB Delton Hall110.02519
S Carnell Lake100.02021
ILB Clifton King020.0914

Pass Rush Statistics

DetroitSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Tony Chickillo1.001040
DE Jim Jeffcoat0.012141
DE Josh Troy0.001116
CB Alonzo Estep0.001031
DenverSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leslie O'Neal1.501031
CB Ed Berry1.000023
DE Ron Holmes0.500020
S Robert Moore0.010022
DT Tim Johnson0.001029

Pass Defense Statistics

DetroitCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Reyna Thompson42037
OLB Hugh Green40022
CB Devon Mitchell31040
CB Alonzo Estep22031
S Elbert Shelley21043
S Andre Young20036
ILB Jim Eliopulos10037
CB Ronnie Burgess10018
S Albert Myers10014
OLB Greg Lloyd10028
DenverCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB Scott Stephen43033
CB Chris Hale21017
CB Ed Berry20023
S Robert Moore20022
CB Anthony Parker2004
CB Deion Sanders20031
DE Ron Holmes10020
CB Delton Hall10019
OLB Troy Johnson10023
DE Matt Brock10012

Blocking Statistics

DetroitKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Reggie McElroy45011019
C Jim Sweeney37331233
G Terry Tausch24020014
C Paul Tabor11020014
TE William Harris11023024
G Brian Habib02011019
T Emil Boures01020114
T Buddy Hardaway01020014
G Dave Heffernan01011019
T Sal Cerario01011019
DenverKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Lomas Brown27027146
G Ralph Tamm23011023
C Kirk Lowdermilk13027046
G Reggie Singletary13027046
G Steve Trapilo12016023
T Bruce Armstrong03027046

Special Teams Tackles

DetroitTacklesSTPlays
Reyna Thompson612
Andre Young118
Buddy Hardaway112
DenverTacklesSTPlays
Tim Brown317
Tim Johnson213
Donald Schroeder124
Troy Johnson123

Participation

DetroitRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Andre Young------16361870
CB Reyna Thompson------21371270
ILB Jim Eliopulos------18371368
CB Devon Mitchell------2040868
S Elbert Shelley------2443168
DE Jim Jeffcoat------2541167
CB Alonzo Estep------15311864
C Jim Sweeney3133---------64
OLB Hugh Green------14222561
WR Dennis McKinnon3130---------61
DT Mike Stensrud------1833859
DT Tony Chickillo------1840159
DE Bill Acker------1634858
RB Randall Morris2731---------58
WR Jimmy Childs1818------1955
TE William Harris2324---------47
OLB Greg Lloyd------1828147
T Buddy Hardaway2014------1246
RB Joe Carter712------2645
QB Mark Vlasic2519---------44
T Reggie McElroy1119------939
G Dave Heffernan1119------939
T Sal Cerario1119------939
G Brian Habib1119------939
WR Preston Brown910------1736
C Paul Tabor2014---------34
G Terry Tausch2014---------34
T Emil Boures2014---------34
CB Ronnie Burgess------1318---31
TE Chris Dressel30------2629
DE Josh Troy------1316---29
S Albert Myers------1214---26
RB Curtis Dickey55------1222
TE Marv Cook814---------22
QB Scott Lindquist614---------20
DT Brian Luft------911---20
WR Kitrick Taylor78------520
DT Harvey Armstrong------118---19
WR Daryl Turner86------519
ILB Jerry Muckensturm------98---17
OLB Ken Woodard------79---16
TE Damone Johnson97---------16
P Mike Black00------99
C Alfred Palmer00------99
K Chester Jacobsen00------77
T Daryle Smith00---------0
DenverRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
WR Tim Brown2744------1788
T Lomas Brown2746------881
G Reggie Singletary2746------881
T Bruce Armstrong2746------881
RB Allen Pinkett1437------2576
C Kirk Lowdermilk2746---------73
DT Tim Johnson------31291373
OLB Troy Johnson------24232370
CB Ed Berry------26231968
OLB Scott Stephen------3133468
S Robert Moore------25221966
DE Leslie O'Neal------3031263
OLB John Roper------3030262
CB Deion Sanders------2731260
QB Jeff Carlson1542---------57
TE Travis McNeal1737---------54
CB Delton Hall------2519953
DE Ron Holmes------2520752
WR John Ford1635---------51
TE Darren Flutie1929------149
WR John Kolesr1417------1849
G Steve Trapilo1623------847
S Carnell Lake------2021142
RB Paul Palmer1414------1139
ILB Clifton King------9141336
G Ralph Tamm1123---------34
TE Donald Schroeder27------2433
CB Chris Hale------717630
OLB Jerry Leggett------1114---25
S George Streeter------913---22
DE Matt Brock------612119
WR Lawyer Tillman98------118
QB Doug Williams124---------16
CB Anthony Parker------44715
DT Pete Curkendall------04812
WR Leland Everett00------99
P Scott Fulhage00------88
C Trevor Benton00------88
K David Treadwell00------66
DE Willie Griffin------1315
RB Gaston Green31---------4
QB Enrique Mickelson01---------1
T Nicholas Benson00---------0
DT Harvey Wright------00---0
OLB Victor Woods------00---0
OLB LaSalle Harper------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left2189.0
Middle18884.9
Right8475.9
None3-4-1.3
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left393.0
Middle18814.5
Right6193.2
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mark Vlasic17122111100
Scott Lindquist1361213100
DenverAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jeff Carlson41181656520
Doug Williams430100000

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen65488.0
Short (0-8 Yds)148705.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)105717.1
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen32-5-1.7
Short (0-8 Yds)20131095.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)186965.3
Long (19+ Yds)4000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Dennis McKinnon94159130
RB Randall Morris55033031
TE William Harris53137124
WR Jimmy Childs32029118
TE Marv Cook31011014
RB Joe Carter2103012
WR Preston Brown1107010
WR Daryl Turner1101006
TE Damone Johnson100007
DenverTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Tim Brown111333144
TE Travis McNeal95150037
RB Allen Pinkett63119037
WR John Kolesr53014017
WR John Ford54043035
TE Darren Flutie43039029
TE Donald Schroeder410-407
WR Lawyer Tillman110608

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DetroitAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Randall Morris2126.005.00
DenverAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
QB Doug Williams2147.006.40
RB Paul Palmer2-2-1.003.33
RB Allen Pinkett1-2-2.002.80

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Scott Lindquist3193.004.85
Mark Vlasic111717.007.41
DenverAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jeff Carlson63244.003.98

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Dennis McKinnon32268.676.56
TE Marv Cook1000.003.67
DenverTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Tim Brown2000.003.00
TE Travis McNeal2194.505.56
TE Darren Flutie111111.009.75
WR John Ford1144.008.60

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DetroitRushesConversions
QB Mark Vlasic31
RB Randall Morris10
DenverRushesConversions
QB Doug Williams21
QB Jeff Carlson10

Third Down Passing Statistics

DetroitAttCompConversions
Mark Vlasic764
Scott Lindquist321
DenverAttCompConversions
Jeff Carlson1355
Doug Williams111

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DetroitTargCatchConversions
WR Dennis McKinnon422
RB Randall Morris221
TE William Harris221
WR Jimmy Childs110
RB Joe Carter111
DenverTargCatchConversions
WR Tim Brown411
TE Darren Flutie322
WR John Ford322
RB Allen Pinkett211
WR John Kolesr200

SectionAttendance
Stadium31,800 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck8,900 (21,400)
End Zone6,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine4,000 (8,900)
Sideline Seats6,200 (13,600)
Club Seats3,600 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,700 (3,300)