Week 1, 1989

played in New England, MA

72 degrees, fair, 1 mph wind

Miami Dolphins7300-10
New England Patriots7777-28

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:49 NED - Derrick Harmon 12 pass from Jeff Hostetler (John Carney extra point)
1Q: 01:02 MIA - Clint Didier 18 pass from Doug Flutie (Chip Lohmiller extra point)
2Q: 08:21 NED - Dwayne Crutchfield 10 pass from Jeff Hostetler (John Carney extra point)
2Q: 04:54 MIA - Chip Lohmiller 33 field goal
3Q: 02:39 NED - Derrick Harmon 7 run (John Carney extra point)
4Q: 04:32 NED - Tim Gordon 44 interception return (John Carney extra point)

Team StatisticsMIANED
Record0-11-0
First Downs2014
- by Rushing62
- by Passing1412
- by Penalty00
Total Net Yards385322
- Offensive Plays7559
- Yards per Play5.135.46
Net Rushing Yards10267
- Rushing Attempts2426
- Yards per Rush4.252.58
Net Passing Yards283255
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt48 - 26 - 332 - 24 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards304261
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/211/6
- Yards per Pass Play5.557.73
Fumbles/Lost1/11/1
3rd Down Conversions5/173/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down11.86.8
4th Down Conversions0/20/1
Penalties/Yards8/634/30
Punt Returns/Yards6/441/16
Kick Returns/Yards2/520/0
Interception Ret./Yards1/03/59
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits23
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/13/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 30
Time of Possession31:0029:00

Drive Charts

Miami Dolphins
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:54OWN 413-1Punt
19:422:09OWN 293-2Punt
13:573:06OWN 36764Touchdown
214:464:10OWN 151048Interception
28:103:22OWN 25759Field Goal
23:152:30OWN 33622Punt
313:081:41503-2Punt
39:381:20OPP 4834Punt
36:541:31OWN 40416Interception
32:313:33OWN 25723Punt
412:041:04OPP 443-1Punt
48:332:01OWN 8413Punt
44:320:08OWN 3810Interception
44:242:24OWN 251050Downs
41:230:58OWN 11547Downs
New England Patriots
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:063:24OWN 27873Touchdown
17:333:36OWN 41723Downs
10:511:05OWN 2535Punt
210:361:38OWN 2539Punt
28:580:48OPP 15215Touchdown
24:481:33OWN 25423Interception
20:450:45OWN 13210Half
315:001:52OWN 25433Fumble
311:271:49OWN 134Punt
38:181:24OWN 2039Punt
35:232:52OWN 40560Touchdown
413:581:54OWN 637Punt
411:002:27OWN 20518Punt
46:322:00OPP 3837Missed FG
42:000:37OWN 2537Punt
40:250:25OWN 421-1Game

Game MVP: Tim Gordon, New England Patriots

Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Keith Griffin14392.791510
QB Doug Flutie5408.001510
RB Roger Vick393.001310
FB Derrick Fenner2147.001110
New EnglandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Derrick Harmon15241.601111
RB Craig Heyward8313.88800
QB Jeff Hostetler3124.00900

Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Flutie48263043/21146354.5
New EnglandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jeff Hostetler32242611/62411106.4

Receiving Statistics

MiamiCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Carrier68416.8314110
WR James Bennett5912224.4071460
TE Clint Didier47369.004181
RB Keith Griffin33175.6710120
FB Derrick Fenner37258.3317190
TE Billy Griggs25157.503100
WR Chas Fox264120.502300
RB Roger Vick1277.00070
TE Tyler Heuvicq0100.00000
New EnglandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mark Jackson79578.1413140
WR Walter Murray567014.0032410
FB Dwayne Crutchfield3393.002101
RB Craig Heyward333913.0028340
RB Derrick Harmon222311.5014121
TE Greg Baty232713.5020200
WR Jerry Rice123333.008330
TE Pat Kelly1133.00030
WR Wesley Walker0100.00000
TE Robert Awalt0200.00000

Interception Statistics

MiamiIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Carlton Bailey100.000
New EnglandIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Tim Gordon25929.501
CB Donnie Elder100.000

Fumble Statistics

MiamiFumbRecovForceTD
WR Carl Parker1000
OLB Bill Romanowski0100
DE Mark Jerue0010
New EnglandFumbRecovForceTD
QB Jeff Hostetler1000
DE Fred Stokes0100
G David Diaz-Infante0010

Punting Statistics

MiamiPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Bruno831639.532.5513
New EnglandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Monte Robbins736151.645.3604

Kicking Statistics

MiamiFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Chip Lohmiller1/10/00/0331/1
New EnglandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
John Carney0/10/10/004/4

Punt Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Carl Parker6447.30
New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Reggie Langhorne11616.00

Kick Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
David Holmes25226.00
New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD

Defensive Statistics

MiamiTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Carlton Bailey1030.02320
OLB Ray Berry620.02531
DE Fred Small500.02626
S Ken Hillis420.02426
OLB Bill Romanowski320.02324
CB Marcus Turner300.01221
DE Mark Jerue231.02628
CB Nate Odomes230.02629
CB Pedro Harper220.02527
OLB Billy Cannon210.0313
ILB Richard Tardits200.039
S David Holmes200.0615
DT Glenn Montgomery110.02219
CB Ben Jessie110.029
S Stevon Moore110.02021
WR Chas Fox10---------
RB Roger Vick10---------
ILB Keith Karpinski100.01411
New EnglandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Chuck Cecil740.02229
CB Tim Gordon700.02449
S Greg Jackson510.02229
OLB Kiki DeAyala500.01014
OLB Will Johnson500.02229
ILB Greg Manusky321.01121
CB Kevin Walker310.01036
S James Griffin300.0223
DE Fred Stokes211.01014
CB Donnie Elder210.01437
CB Rod Jones210.01523
ILB Hal Garner200.01328
DT Tony Woods200.01329
DE Brent Williams101.01442
DT Stan Mataele120.01428
OLB Todd Shell110.0117
WR Walter Murray10---------
G Gregg Harris10---------
DE Mike Gann020.02345

Pass Rush Statistics

MiamiSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Mark Jerue1.010028
DE Fred Small0.002026
OLB Bill Romanowski0.001124
DT Glenn Montgomery0.001019
New EnglandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Brent Williams1.002442
DE Fred Stokes1.002114
ILB Greg Manusky1.000021
DT Stan Mataele0.002128
DE Mike Gann0.001045
DT Mike Ruth0.001032
ILB Hal Garner0.000128

Pass Defense Statistics

MiamiCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Carlton Bailey70120
OLB Ray Berry21031
CB Pedro Harper21027
S Ken Hillis20026
CB Nate Odomes20029
ILB Richard Tardits2009
CB Marcus Turner20021
S David Holmes20015
OLB Billy Cannon10013
ILB Keith Karpinski10011
CB Ben Jessie1009
New EnglandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Tim Gordon61249
S Greg Jackson41029
CB Donnie Elder21137
S James Griffin21023
S Chuck Cecil21029
CB Rod Jones20023
CB Kevin Walker20036
OLB Todd Shell12017
ILB Greg Manusky11021
S Dextor Clickscale10022
OLB Kiki DeAyala10014
OLB Will Johnson10029
DT Tony Woods10029

Blocking Statistics

MiamiKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Guy McIntyre48224151
G Dennis McKnight15024051
TE Clint Didier11024050
T Diego Beuter04024251
T Danny Villa01024051
New EnglandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Gregg Harris36026033
G David Diaz-Infante17026033
C Bo Hallock14026033
T Nick Eyre03026133
T Dan Remsberg02026033
FB Dwayne Crutchfield01010012

Special Teams Tackles

MiamiTacklesSTPlays
Mark Carrier112
New EnglandTacklesSTPlays
Greg Jackson412
Greg Baty124
David Diaz-Infante110
Butch Brennan18
Fred Stokes15

Participation

MiamiRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Dennis McKnight2451------984
G Guy McIntyre2451------984
T Danny Villa2451------984
T Diego Beuter2451------984
WR Mark Carrier2343------1278
QB Doug Flutie2451---------75
C Dermontii Dawson2451---------75
TE Clint Didier2450---------74
WR James Bennett2246---------68
CB Pedro Harper------25271668
CB Nate Odomes------2629863
WR Chas Fox1329------1658
OLB Ray Berry------2531157
S Stevon Moore------20211657
ILB Carlton Bailey------23201356
DE Mark Jerue------2628155
DE Fred Small------2626153
S Ken Hillis------2426151
TE Billy Griggs1017------2451
OLB Bill Romanowski------2324148
RB Keith Griffin1926------146
RB Roger Vick522------1643
DT Glenn Montgomery------2219142
CB Marcus Turner------1221538
FB Derrick Fenner215------1633
OLB Todd Seabaugh------162330
ILB Keith Karpinski------1411126
S David Holmes------615526
DE Lybrant Robinson------113721
WR Carl Parker12------1417
OLB Billy Cannon------313---16
DT Scott Davis------313---16
RB Vince Workman01------1112
ILB Richard Tardits------39---12
CB Ben Jessie------29---11
P John Bruno00------99
C Dean Newman00------99
DT Tevin Clayton------0077
K Chip Lohmiller00------44
WR Dana Brinson13---------4
ILB Ricky Andrews------12---3
TE Tyler Heuvicq01---------1
QB Scott Brunner00---------0
C Joey Walsh00---------0
G Freddie Cave00---------0
T Scott Kirby00---------0
New EnglandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Tim Gordon------2449174
TE Greg Baty2125------2470
DE Mike Gann------2345169
G David Diaz-Infante2633------1069
CB Donnie Elder------14371768
G Gregg Harris2633------867
DE Brent Williams------1442965
S Greg Jackson------22291263
T Nick Eyre2633---------59
QB Jeff Hostetler2633---------59
T Dan Remsberg2633---------59
C Bo Hallock2633---------59
ILB Hal Garner------13281253
WR Jerry Rice2229---------51
OLB Will Johnson------2229---51
S Chuck Cecil------2229---51
WR Mark Jackson1829------350
DT Stan Mataele------1428850
CB Rod Jones------15231149
CB Kevin Walker------1036147
DT Mike Ruth------1232145
DT Tony Woods------1329143
OLB Todd Shell------1172442
S Dextor Clickscale------2221741
FB Dwayne Crutchfield1012------1739
ILB Greg Manusky------1121---32
WR Walter Murray1219---------31
RB Derrick Harmon1613---------29
DE Fred Stokes------1014529
RB Craig Heyward1018------129
S James Griffin------223126
WR Wesley Walker53------1725
OLB Kiki DeAyala------1014---24
DE Eric Dorsey------1014---24
WR Reggie Langhorne04------1620
TE Pat Kelly107---------17
RB Tracy Johnson02------1517
TE Robert Awalt64---------10
T Lindsey Mason00------88
G Joe Levelis00------88
C Butch Brennan00------88
P Monte Robbins00------88
K John Carney00------66
C Mark Stepnoski00------55
S Mike Hatchett------00---0
QB Elliot Diaz00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left000.0
Middle20894.5
Right4133.3
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left410.3
Middle13362.8
Right8313.9
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Flutie48263128873
New EnglandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jeff Hostetler32244002411

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)189593.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)1791679.8
Long (19+ Yds)41307.5
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)18141448.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)435714.3
Long (19+ Yds)213316.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR James Bennett950122246
WR Mark Carrier86041043
TE Clint Didier74036050
FB Derrick Fenner73225015
WR Chas Fox62041129
TE Billy Griggs52015017
RB Keith Griffin33017026
RB Roger Vick2107022
TE Tyler Heuvicq100001
New EnglandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mark Jackson97057029
WR Walter Murray65070119
FB Dwayne Crutchfield3309012
TE Greg Baty32027125
RB Craig Heyward33039118
RB Derrick Harmon22023013
WR Jerry Rice21033129
TE Robert Awalt200004
WR Wesley Walker100003
TE Pat Kelly110307

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Keith Griffin1-2-2.002.79
New EnglandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Derrick Harmon2126.001.60
QB Jeff Hostetler144.004.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Flutie44225.506.33
New EnglandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jeff Hostetler222211.008.16

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mark Carrier2231.505.13
TE Clint Didier111818.005.14
RB Keith Griffin1111.005.67
New EnglandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
FB Dwayne Crutchfield111010.003.00
RB Derrick Harmon111212.0011.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MiamiRushesConversions
QB Doug Flutie10
New EnglandRushesConversions
RB Craig Heyward20
QB Jeff Hostetler10
RB Derrick Harmon10

Third Down Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompConversions
Doug Flutie1685
New EnglandAttCompConversions
Jeff Hostetler873

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargCatchConversions
WR James Bennett522
WR Mark Carrier420
TE Clint Didier311
RB Roger Vick211
TE Billy Griggs110
WR Chas Fox111
New EnglandTargCatchConversions
FB Dwayne Crutchfield220
WR Walter Murray222
WR Mark Jackson220
WR Jerry Rice100
RB Craig Heyward111

SectionAttendance
Stadium59,700 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck18,100 (21,400)
End Zone13,500 (15,400)
Mezzanine7,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats11,200 (13,600)
Club Seats6,300 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,700 (3,300)