Week 2, 1989

played in Buffalo, NY

66 degrees, rain, 3 mph wind

Carolina Panthers71407-28
Buffalo Bills7376-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 08:46 CAR - John Stephens 5 run (Nick Lowery extra point)
1Q: 06:22 BUF - Bruce Hill 10 pass from Dave Krieg (Darrell Durham extra point)
2Q: 11:36 CAR - John Stephens 3 run (Nick Lowery extra point)
2Q: 05:50 BUF - Darrell Durham 34 field goal
2Q: 01:27 CAR - Paul Green 12 pass from Steve Bono (Nick Lowery extra point)
3Q: 05:14 BUF - Brent Jones 22 pass from Dave Krieg (Darrell Durham extra point)
4Q: 07:53 BUF - Darrell Durham 43 field goal
4Q: 06:17 BUF - Darrell Durham 35 field goal
4Q: 02:00 CAR - John Stephens 12 pass from Steve Bono (Nick Lowery extra point)

Team StatisticsCARBUF
Record1-10-2
First Downs2016
- by Rushing42
- by Passing1513
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards271391
- Offensive Plays6667
- Yards per Play4.115.84
Net Rushing Yards7643
- Rushing Attempts3123
- Yards per Rush2.451.87
Net Passing Yards195348
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt33 - 21 - 244 - 24 - 3
- Gross Passing Yards205348
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/100/0
- Yards per Pass Play5.577.91
Fumbles/Lost2/10/0
3rd Down Conversions4/123/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.38.0
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards5/449/80
Punt Returns/Yards1/72/28
Kick Returns/Yards4/922/59
Interception Ret./Yards3/432/55
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits35
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/02/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 39
Time of Possession32:1927:41

Drive Charts

Carolina Panthers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:074:31OWN 20880Touchdown
16:122:28OWN 2130Punt
12:031:30OWN 4739Punt
214:403:12OPP 49649Touchdown
210:281:28OWN 1231Punt
25:432:26OWN 33515Punt
21:270:07OPP 12112Touchdown
20:240:24OWN 232-2Half
315:003:49OWN 25831Interception
38:542:15OWN 4416Interception
34:592:08OWN 2530Punt
30:281:15OWN 2034Punt
412:442:45OWN 5613Punt
47:460:13OWN 251-3Fumble
46:094:19OWN 341066Touchdown
40:310:31OWN 51-1Game
Buffalo Bills
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:53OWN 2531Punt
18:362:24OWN 34466Touchdown
13:441:41OWN 42429Interception
10:330:53OWN 132Punt
211:281:00OWN 3630Punt
29:003:17OWN 43740Field Goal
23:171:50OWN 10515Interception
21:200:56OWN 25536Interception
311:112:17OPP 4034Punt
36:391:40OPP 20320Touchdown
32:512:23OWN 41619Punt
414:131:29OWN 31527Punt
49:592:13OPP 44718Field Goal
47:331:24OPP 2234Field Goal
41:501:19OWN 25870Downs

Game MVP: John Stephens, Carolina Panthers

Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB John Stephens25612.44902
RB Toussaint Tyler3186.001010
QB Steve Bono3-3-1.00-100
BuffaloAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Herman Fontenot18341.89700
RB Thomas Sanders4123.00700
WR Bruce Hill1-3-3.00-300

Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Bono33212052/10226275.9
BuffaloAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Dave Krieg44243480/0257367.2

Receiving Statistics

CarolinaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Emile Harry677512.5031190
TE Malcolm Scott585811.6013260
TE Paul Green48307.503151
RB Toussaint Tyler22157.500120
WR Kelvin Martin25168.003100
WR James Lofton12-1-1.000-10
RB John Stephens111212.009121
BuffaloCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Virgil Seay778812.5747340
WR Bruce Hill61613021.6793571
RB Herman Fontenot33134.331470
RB Thomas Sanders34196.33290
WR Dennis Gentry254522.5044430
WR Wes Chandler132121.000210
TE Eric Sievers121010.000100
TE Brent Jones132222.0012221
FB Robert Weathers0100.00000

Interception Statistics

CarolinaIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB Ron Rivera100.000
OLB Jim Morrissey11919.000
CB Arnold Brown12424.000
BuffaloIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Jackie Shipp12929.000
CB Quintin Jones12626.000

Fumble Statistics

CarolinaFumbRecovForceTD
TE Malcolm Scott1000
QB Steve Bono1000
WR James Lofton0100
BuffaloFumbRecovForceTD
DT Greg Kragen0100
DE Charles Benson0010
CB Demetrious Johnson0010

Punting Statistics

CarolinaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Brian Doherty729942.738.7603
BuffaloPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Scott Tabor625141.837.3532

Kicking Statistics

CarolinaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Nick Lowery0/00/00/004/4
BuffaloFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Darrell Durham3/31/10/0432/2

Punt Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
James Lofton177.00
BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Chandler22814.00

Kick Return Statistics

CarolinaRetYardsAvgTD
Kelvin Martin25427.00
John Stephens23819.00
BuffaloRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Chandler25929.50

Defensive Statistics

CarolinaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Frank Bush820.02329
S Solomon Wilcots520.02344
DE Richard Dent500.02242
CB Arnold Brown410.02344
CB Mike Mayock330.02033
OLB Jim Morrissey310.01129
CB Pat Ballage300.01334
OLB Ron Rivera220.02341
ILB Jessie Solomon220.01022
S Brett Maxie210.02226
DE Marcus Norman210.0911
DT Greg Brown200.01230
OLB Jerrol Williams200.003
RB Toussaint Tyler10---------
DT Richard Turner100.01114
DE Charles Bennett100.01222
WR Kelvin Martin10---------
DE Donald Evans010.013
BuffaloTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Jackie Shipp920.03135
S Rick Woods720.03134
ILB John Rade600.01522
DE Jeff Stover411.02833
OLB Darrell Reed400.03026
DT Greg Kragen340.02324
OLB Frank Manumaleuga300.01529
DE Andre Tippett300.02011
S Louis Oliver220.01529
CB Demetrious Johnson200.03135
WR Bruce Hill20---------
CB Quintin Jones200.01613
DE Charles Benson121.01428
DT Doug Smith100.0811
S Stefon Adams100.0167
TE Brent Jones10---------
OLB Scot Brantley010.01713

Pass Rush Statistics

CarolinaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Richard Dent0.026742
ILB Frank Bush0.010029
DE Charles Bennett0.002322
OLB Joe Comier0.001025
DE Marcus Norman0.001011
DT Richard Turner0.000114
BuffaloSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Jeff Stover1.010033
DE Charles Benson1.003028
DE Andre Tippett0.011011

Pass Defense Statistics

CarolinaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Pat Ballage50034
CB Arnold Brown40144
ILB Frank Bush30029
S Solomon Wilcots30044
OLB Ron Rivera20141
OLB Jerrol Williams2003
OLB Jim Morrissey11129
CB Mike Mayock11033
DE Richard Dent10042
S Brett Maxie10026
ILB Jessie Solomon10022
BuffaloCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Demetrious Johnson31035
ILB Jackie Shipp30135
S Rick Woods30034
ILB John Rade30022
OLB Darrell Reed30026
S Louis Oliver21029
OLB Frank Manumaleuga11029
CB Quintin Jones10113
DE Andre Tippett10011
S Stefon Adams1007
DT Greg Kragen01024

Blocking Statistics

CarolinaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Mark Bortz45031135
G Bruce Collie37031035
C Jamie Dukes26031035
T Kevin Call15031035
T Robert Jenkins14031135
FB Kenny King0107014
BuffaloKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jeff Uhlenhake26023044
G Jeff WIska14023044
T Clay Miller14023044
T Kari Yli-Renko13020032
G Adam Schreiber05023044
T Tom Rehder0103012

Special Teams Tackles

CarolinaTacklesSTPlays
Tom Robinson224
Emile Harry118
Kenny King117
BuffaloTacklesSTPlays
Scot Brantley222
Andre Tippett119
Hart Lee Dykes118
Ulysses Norris112

Participation

CarolinaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
WR Emile Harry2927------1874
G Mark Bortz3135------773
T Kevin Call3135------773
G Bruce Collie3135------773
T Robert Jenkins3135------773
CB Arnold Brown------2344370
S Solomon Wilcots------2344370
OLB Ron Rivera------2341468
DE Richard Dent------2242367
QB Steve Bono3135---------66
C Jamie Dukes3135---------66
OLB Joe Comier------14252463
CB Mike Mayock------2033760
RB John Stephens2526------657
WR Kelvin Martin2421------1055
TE Tom Robinson1711------2452
ILB Frank Bush------2329---52
DT Greg Brown------1230951
CB Pat Ballage------1334350
S Brett Maxie------2226149
ILB Jessie Solomon------10221547
TE Paul Green1320------1245
WR James Lofton1720------744
OLB Jim Morrissey------1129343
S Barton Hundley------4191942
TE Malcolm Scott1427---------41
FB Kenny King714------1738
DE Charles Bennett------1222236
CB Stan Petry------0131932
RB Toussaint Tyler55------1828
DT Richard Turner------1114---25
WR J.T. Israel30------1720
DE Marcus Norman------911---20
DE Donald Evans------13610
P Brian Doherty00------77
C Edwin Jennings00------77
K Nick Lowery00------55
RB Alvin Moore14---------5
OLB Jerrol Williams------03---3
QB Burt Andersen00---------0
T Ellis Gardner00---------0
WR Flipper Anderson00---------0
ILB Erwin Grabisna------00---0
G Carl Bax00---------0
DT Phillip Terhune------00---0
DT Pat Marlatt------00---0
BuffaloRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Jeff WIska2344------976
G Adam Schreiber2344------976
T Clay Miller2344------976
QB Dave Krieg2344---------67
C Jeff Uhlenhake2344---------67
CB Demetrious Johnson------3135---66
ILB Jackie Shipp------3135---66
S Rick Woods------3134---65
WR Bruce Hill1842------565
S Kerry Justin------3133---64
DE Jeff Stover------2833---61
T Kari Yli-Renko2032------759
TE Brent Jones2336---------59
WR Dennis Gentry2136---------57
OLB Darrell Reed------3026---56
OLB Scot Brantley------17132252
DE Andre Tippett------20111950
WR Virgil Seay1528------548
RB Herman Fontenot1830---------48
DT Greg Kragen------2324---47
OLB Frank Manumaleuga------1529246
CB Quintin Jones------16131746
S Louis Oliver------1529---44
DE Charles Benson------1428---42
S Stefon Adams------1671841
FB Robert Weathers414------2139
RB Thomas Sanders513------2038
ILB John Rade------1522---37
WR Wes Chandler411------2136
TE Ozzie Newsome20------2729
DT Doug Smith------811726
WR Hart Lee Dykes01------1819
T Tom Rehder312------217
TE Eric Sievers59---------14
TE Ulysses Norris00------1212
ILB E.J. Junior------001212
C Mike McDonald00------99
K Darrell Durham00------99
P Scott Tabor00------99
CB Darryl Henley------0077
CB Ricky Reynolds------0213
QB Mike Pagel00---------0
RB Dalton Hilliard00---------0
C Bill Lewis00---------0
DT Roy Hart------00---0
G Tom Ricketts00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6203.3
Middle14453.2
Right8141.8
None3-3-1.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7-1-0.1
Middle11302.7
Right5142.8
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Bono33211004402
BuffaloAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Dave Krieg4424820210113

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen54265.2
Short (0-8 Yds)169654.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)10811411.4
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen869912.4
Short (0-8 Yds)17121669.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)114413.7
Long (19+ Yds)82425.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Malcolm Scott85058127
TE Paul Green84030020
WR Emile Harry76075027
WR Kelvin Martin52016021
WR James Lofton210-1020
RB Toussaint Tyler2201505
RB John Stephens11012026
BuffaloTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Bruce Hill1660130342
WR Virgil Seay77088228
WR Dennis Gentry52045136
RB Thomas Sanders43019013
WR Wes Chandler31021111
RB Herman Fontenot33013030
TE Brent Jones31022136
TE Eric Sievers2101009
FB Robert Weathers1000014

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

CarolinaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB John Stephens4164.002.44
BuffaloAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Herman Fontenot441.001.89
RB Thomas Sanders122.003.00
WR Bruce Hill1-3-3.00-3.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono43379.256.21
BuffaloAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Dave Krieg75355.007.91

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Emile Harry111313.0010.71
WR Kelvin Martin1000.003.20
RB John Stephens111212.0012.00
TE Paul Green111212.003.75
BuffaloTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Bruce Hill31103.338.13
WR Virgil Seay22115.5012.57
TE Eric Sievers111010.005.00
RB Herman Fontenot1144.004.33

Third Down Rushing Statistics

CarolinaRushesConversions
BuffaloRushesConversions
RB Herman Fontenot21

Third Down Passing Statistics

CarolinaAttCompConversions
Steve Bono1174
BuffaloAttCompConversions
Dave Krieg1252

Third Down Receiving Statistics

CarolinaTargCatchConversions
TE Paul Green421
WR Emile Harry333
TE Malcolm Scott220
WR Kelvin Martin200
BuffaloTargCatchConversions
WR Bruce Hill311
WR Wes Chandler200
WR Virgil Seay221
WR Dennis Gentry200
RB Herman Fontenot220
TE Brent Jones100

SectionAttendance
Stadium76,000 (76,000 capacity)
Upper Deck18,800 (18,800)
End Zone13,700 (13,700)
Mezzanine7,900 (7,900)
Sideline Seats12,100 (12,100)
Club Seats16,000 (16,000)
Luxury Boxes7,500 (7,500)