Week 5, 1989

played in Indianapolis, IN

49 degrees, rain, 5 mph wind

San Diego Chargers00143-17
Indianapolis Colts31300-16

Scoring Summary
1Q: 04:20 IND - Dan Plocki 19 field goal
2Q: 13:11 IND - Bernard Ford 28 pass from Cody Carlson (Dan Plocki extra point)
2Q: 00:42 IND - Bernard Ford 3 pass from Cody Carlson (Dan Plocki extra point failed)
3Q: 11:53 SDO - Brian Kinchen 17 pass from Boomer Esiason (Alfred Rhem extra point)
3Q: 00:38 SDO - Tony Martin 13 pass from Boomer Esiason (Alfred Rhem extra point)
4Q: 06:25 SDO - Alfred Rhem 36 field goal

Team StatisticsSDOIND
Record3-22-3
First Downs1418
- by Rushing49
- by Passing98
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards212283
- Offensive Plays5867
- Yards per Play3.664.22
Net Rushing Yards52165
- Rushing Attempts2933
- Yards per Rush1.795.00
Net Passing Yards160118
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt27 - 17 - 032 - 19 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards179129
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/192/11
- Yards per Pass Play5.523.47
Fumbles/Lost1/10/0
3rd Down Conversions4/136/16
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.26.7
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards3/176/27
Punt Returns/Yards3/521/5
Kick Returns/Yards2/482/73
Interception Ret./Yards1/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits32
- Red Zone TDs/FGs2/11/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 35OWN 27
Time of Possession26:2833:32

Drive Charts

San Diego Chargers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:571:33OWN 29417Punt
14:144:14OWN 25930Punt
213:001:58OWN 3434Punt
29:291:40OPP 4839Punt
25:300:45OWN 4834Punt
22:420:15OWN 271-11Fumble
20:320:32OWN 252-2Half
315:003:15OWN 40760Touchdown
36:241:55OWN 20420Punt
33:052:38OPP 33533Touchdown
413:453:20OWN 20613Punt
48:552:35OPP 49530Field Goal
42:511:46OWN 2517Punt
40:110:11OPP 431-2Game
Indianapolis Colts
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:03OWN 2731Punt
111:247:10OWN 81390Field Goal
215:002:00OWN 20580Touchdown
211:021:33OWN 5324Interception
27:492:19OWN 2034Punt
24:452:03OWN 2037Punt
22:271:55OPP 16816Touchdown
311:455:21OWN 25933Punt
34:291:24OWN 43-3Punt
30:271:42OWN 4932Punt
410:251:30OWN 2337Punt
46:203:29OWN 25613Punt
41:050:54OWN 445-1Downs

Game MVP: Boomer Esiason, San Diego Chargers

Rushing Statistics

San DiegoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Jon Francis1140.361210
RB Ronnie Harmon8172.131010
RB Caleb Jones8334.131220
QB Boomer Esiason1-2-2.00-200
FB Tony Paige100.00000
IndianapolisAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Greg Bell21914.332430
QB Cody Carlson6244.00600
RB Bryan Tobey4102.50400
WR Mark Clayton1-1-1.00-100
FB Van Lofton14141.004110

Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Boomer Esiason27171792/192290106.8
IndianapolisAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Cody Carlson32191292/11228176.2

Receiving Statistics

San DiegoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Cornell Burbage688614.336290
RB Caleb Jones343411.3324180
FB Tony Paige22126.00380
WR Floyd Dixon24178.500100
TE Jay Novacek12-1-1.000-10
RB Jon Francis1111.00010
TE Brian Kinchen121717.0010171
WR Tony Martin121313.000131
WR Steve Griffin0200.00000
IndianapolisCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Greg Bell68376.1726170
WR Mark Clayton36227.33790
WR Bernard Ford33279.0028282
WR Phil Epps2373.50070
TE Pat Carter232211.000120
TE Andy Parker131010.0010100
RB Bryan Tobey11-4-4.000-40
WR Vernon Joines1288.00080
TE Darryl Ingram0100.00000

Interception Statistics

San DiegoIntsYardsAvgTD
ILB Fernando Shields100.000
IndianapolisIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

San DiegoFumbRecovForceTD
QB Boomer Esiason1000
IndianapolisFumbRecovForceTD
DT Courtney Lewis0100
DE Marvin Washington0010

Punting Statistics

San DiegoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Teltschik837747.139.0574
IndianapolisPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Rex Wicher837546.935.4601

Kicking Statistics

San DiegoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Alfred Rhem1/10/00/0362/2
IndianapolisFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Dan Plocki1/10/00/0191/2

Punt Return Statistics

San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Bo Orlando35217.30
IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Aaron Blades155.00

Kick Return Statistics

San DiegoRetYardsAvgTD
Ernest Gibson12525.00
Ronnie Harmon12323.00
IndianapolisRetYardsAvgTD
Bryan Tobey12626.00
Aaron Blades14747.00

Defensive Statistics

San DiegoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Winston Moss1010.02933
S Tom Flynn700.03233
OLB Jamie Kimmel640.03023
DE Tom Gibson510.53132
S Terry Hoage530.03028
DT Albert Goss421.51917
DT Chris Gannon400.02822
CB Bo Orlando400.02933
ILB Fernando Shields130.01613
CB Ernest Gibson110.03030
OLB Mike Reichenbach100.01321
OLB June James100.077
DE Danny Stubbs100.02524
CB Chet Brooks100.068
S Michael Mayes100.0412
CB Donte Gomez010.01818
IndianapolisTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB David Brandon730.02122
CB Vernon Dean610.02929
DE Marvin Washington501.02827
S Todd Bell420.02928
DE Freddie Joe Nunn410.02929
S Gerald Small400.02929
DT Raul Cooper350.02624
OLB Gary Reasons310.0108
CB Tyrone Braxton310.02829
ILB Quintus McDonald210.02519
DE Darryl Talbott101.0917
ILB Jerry Olsavsky110.0310
WR Mark Clayton10---------
CB Kevin Porter100.01518
DT Courtney Lewis100.02017

Pass Rush Statistics

San DiegoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Albert Goss1.500117
DE Tom Gibson0.500032
DE Danny Stubbs0.003024
DT Chris Gannon0.001022
IndianapolisSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Marvin Washington1.000027
DE Darryl Talbott1.000017
DE Freddie Joe Nunn0.001229
DT Raul Cooper0.001024

Pass Defense Statistics

San DiegoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Winston Moss61033
OLB Jamie Kimmel21023
CB Bo Orlando21033
S Terry Hoage20028
S Tom Flynn20033
ILB Fernando Shields10113
DE Tom Gibson10032
DT Albert Goss10017
CB Chet Brooks1008
DT Chris Gannon10022
CB Ernest Gibson01030
IndianapolisCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
OLB David Brandon62022
CB Tyrone Braxton31029
CB Vernon Dean22029
S Gerald Small20029
DE Freddie Joe Nunn20029
S Todd Bell10028
CB Kevin Porter10018
ILB Quintus McDonald01019

Blocking Statistics

San DiegoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Pat Tomberlin29023029
T Jeff Walker23029129
C Rob Monaco15029029
FB Tony Paige1108014
TE Brian Kinchen11025023
G Mike Haight05029129
T Kevin Haverdink02029029
G Rob Fada010600
TE Jay Novacek010806
IndianapolisKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Mike Graybill45033134
G Ray Brown38033134
C Jay Hilgenberg38033034
T Gary Schippang14033034
G Chuck Commiskey01033034
FB Van Lofton010805

Special Teams Tackles

San DiegoTacklesSTPlays
Tony Paige125
Jay Novacek125
Winston Moss124
IndianapolisTacklesSTPlays
Jerry Woods520

Participation

San DiegoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
ILB Winston Moss------29332486
S Terry Hoage------30281775
CB Ernest Gibson------30301474
CB Bo Orlando------2933870
WR Floyd Dixon2522------2067
S Tom Flynn------3233---65
DE Tom Gibson------3132164
G Pat Tomberlin2329------759
QB Boomer Esiason2929---------58
OLB Mike Reichenbach------13212458
C Rob Monaco2929---------58
G Mike Haight2929---------58
T Jeff Walker2929---------58
T Kevin Haverdink2929---------58
DE Danny Stubbs------2524857
OLB Jamie Kimmel------3023154
WR Tony Martin2420------650
DT Chris Gannon------2822---50
TE Brian Kinchen2523---------48
FB Tony Paige814------2547
WR Cornell Burbage2323---------46
TE Jay Novacek86------2539
CB Donte Gomez------1818137
DT Albert Goss------1917137
ILB Fernando Shields------1613130
CB Chet Brooks------681529
RB Caleb Jones820---------28
DT Ben Thomas------1013124
OLB June James------77923
RB Jon Francis126------523
RB Ronnie Harmon83------1122
S Michael Mayes------412117
G Rob Fada60------915
WR Steve Griffin28------111
C Collin Bailen00------99
T Philip Wyss00------99
G Todd Kalis00------99
P John Teltschik00------88
DE Jaylen Zordich------52---7
DT Dean Hamel------1517
WR Mike Alexander00------77
K Alfred Rhem00------55
TE Norris Brown20---------2
T Derrell Marshall00------22
QB John Witkowski00------11
WR Jeff James00---------0
IndianapolisRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Chuck Commiskey3334------976
G Ray Brown3334------976
T Gary Schippang3334------976
T Mike Graybill3334------976
OLB David Brandon------21222568
C Jay Hilgenberg3334---------67
QB Cody Carlson3334---------67
WR Mark Clayton3034---------64
DE Marvin Washington------2827964
RB Greg Bell3032------163
S Gerald Small------2929159
CB Vernon Dean------2929159
DE Freddie Joe Nunn------2929159
CB Tyrone Braxton------2829259
DT Raul Cooper------2624959
S Todd Bell------2928158
TE Andy Parker2730---------57
WR Phil Epps2826---------54
TE Pat Carter1217------2554
CB Kevin Porter------15181649
ILB Quintus McDonald------2519---44
WR Bernard Ford2017------138
DT Courtney Lewis------2017---37
FB Van Lofton85------1730
DE Darryl Talbott------917127
ILB Jerry Olsavsky------3101326
CB Jerry Woods------112022
S John Krimm------111618
OLB Gary Reasons------108---18
WR Mike Cadore01------1718
RB John Burch00------1616
OLB Richard Harvey------78---15
C Bill Bechtold00------1212
CB Aaron Blades------001212
RB Bryan Tobey51------410
WR Vernon Joines12------710
S Nelson Jones------63---9
TE Darryl Ingram45---------9
C Xavier Dotson00------99
P Rex Wicher00------99
K Dan Plocki00------55
OLB Daquan Harmon------30---3
T Matt Darwin00---------0
QB Tom Tupa00---------0
G Houston Hoover00---------0
G Lionel Strom00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left4-7-1.8
Middle15312.1
Right9303.3
None1-2-2.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left310.3
Middle23793.4
Right78512.1
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Boomer Esiason27171026220
IndianapolisAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Cody Carlson32191024411

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen4230.8
Short (0-8 Yds)117726.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)117756.8
Long (19+ Yds)112929.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen1311524.0
Short (0-8 Yds)95465.1
Medium (9-18 Yds)53316.2
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Cornell Burbage86186123
WR Floyd Dixon42017022
RB Caleb Jones43034020
FB Tony Paige22012014
TE Jay Novacek210-106
WR Steve Griffin200008
TE Brian Kinchen21117023
WR Tony Martin21013020
RB Jon Francis110106
IndianapolisTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
RB Greg Bell86137032
WR Mark Clayton63022034
WR Phil Epps3207026
TE Andy Parker31010030
TE Pat Carter32022017
WR Bernard Ford33027117
WR Vernon Joines210802
RB Bryan Tobey110-401
TE Darryl Ingram101005

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

San DiegoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Jon Francis2-3-1.500.36
RB Caleb Jones1-3-3.004.13
IndianapolisAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Greg Bell3134.334.33
QB Cody Carlson144.004.00
RB Bryan Tobey100.002.50

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Boomer Esiason42307.506.63
IndianapolisAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Cody Carlson7381.144.03

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Tony Martin21136.506.50
WR Floyd Dixon1000.004.25
TE Brian Kinchen111717.008.50
IndianapolisTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mark Clayton2194.503.67
RB Greg Bell21-4-2.004.63
TE Andy Parker1000.003.33
WR Bernard Ford1133.009.00
TE Darryl Ingram1000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

San DiegoRushesConversions
RB Caleb Jones20
RB Jon Francis11
IndianapolisRushesConversions
QB Cody Carlson31
RB Greg Bell21
WR Mark Clayton10
RB Bryan Tobey11

Third Down Passing Statistics

San DiegoAttCompConversions
Boomer Esiason953
IndianapolisAttCompConversions
Cody Carlson953

Third Down Receiving Statistics

San DiegoTargCatchConversions
WR Cornell Burbage322
WR Floyd Dixon210
FB Tony Paige110
TE Jay Novacek100
WR Steve Griffin100
RB Caleb Jones111
IndianapolisTargCatchConversions
WR Mark Clayton210
RB Greg Bell221
WR Phil Epps100
TE Pat Carter111
WR Bernard Ford111
TE Darryl Ingram100

SectionAttendance
Stadium66,400 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,000 (20,500)
End Zone13,900 (14,800)
Mezzanine8,000 (8,600)
Sideline Seats12,500 (13,100)
Club Seats8,000 (8,000)
Luxury Boxes5,000 (5,000)