Week 6, 1989

played in Arizona, AZ

84 degrees, fair, calm

Atlanta Falcons71763-33
Arizona Cardinals0070-7

Scoring Summary
1Q: 04:29 ATL - Newton Williams 13 pass from Warren Moon (Max Zendejas extra point)
2Q: 15:00 ATL - Max Zendejas 38 field goal
2Q: 14:11 ATL - Ernest Givins 8 pass from Warren Moon (Max Zendejas extra point)
2Q: 06:36 ATL - Tom Mullady 4 pass from Warren Moon (Max Zendejas extra point)
3Q: 10:19 ATL - Max Zendejas 44 field goal
3Q: 06:16 ATL - Max Zendejas 46 field goal
3Q: 00:26 ARI - Elias Crane 2 run (Bjorn Nittmo extra point)
4Q: 03:06 ATL - Max Zendejas 30 field goal

Team StatisticsATLARI
Record3-21-4-1
First Downs2412
- by Rushing65
- by Passing176
- by Penalty11
Total Net Yards451243
- Offensive Plays7053
- Yards per Play6.444.58
Net Rushing Yards12883
- Rushing Attempts3313
- Yards per Rush3.886.38
Net Passing Yards323160
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt35 - 27 - 140 - 20 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards329160
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/60/0
- Yards per Pass Play8.734.00
Fumbles/Lost0/02/1
3rd Down Conversions7/152/12
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.110.0
4th Down Conversions0/00/1
Penalties/Yards5/726/45
Punt Returns/Yards1/30/0
Kick Returns/Yards2/394/76
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/8
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits41
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/11/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 32OWN 23
Time of Possession37:2722:33

Drive Charts

Atlanta Falcons
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:40OWN 33424Punt
110:055:45OWN 71093Touchdown
12:002:06OWN 47532Field Goal
214:450:40OPP 24224Touchdown
210:534:26OWN 5995Touchdown
25:172:33OWN 463-7Punt
21:301:04OWN 15429Punt
313:143:02OWN 30943Field Goal
39:143:06OWN 35536Field Goal
33:181:22OWN 20312Interception
30:154:42OWN 22830Punt
49:276:29OPP 43930Field Goal
Arizona Cardinals
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:203:15OWN 20531Punt
14:202:20OWN 253-3Punt
214:053:12OWN 25631Punt
26:271:10OWN 253-8Punt
22:441:14OWN 1549Punt
20:260:26OWN 20225Half
315:001:46OWN 2533Punt
310:120:58OWN 3030Punt
36:082:50OWN 27527Punt
31:561:41OPP 29329Touchdown
410:331:06OWN 2641Downs
42:582:58OWN 12935Game

Game MVP: Warren Moon, Atlanta Falcons

Rushing Statistics

AtlantaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Rod Bernstine17452.651010
RB Newton Williams571.40500
QB Warren Moon45213.003210
QB Rich Gannon4143.501210
RB Keith Henderson273.50500
WR Fred Banks133.00300
ArizonaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Marion Butts7131.861210
QB Ben Bennett2126.00700
RB Stanford Jennings25728.504120
QB Wade Wilson1-1-1.00-100
WR Elias Crane122.00201

Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Warren Moon32253112/63320138.4
Rich Gannon32180/009143.1
ArizonaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Ben Bennett2510760/0024048.1
Wade Wilson1510840/0026081.0

Receiving Statistics

AtlantaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Ernest Givins696510.8331221
WR Fred Banks577114.2056240
TE Mike Hinnant458020.0052320
RB Newton Williams33289.3323171
WR Don Beebe33279.003140
WR Derrick Gaffney223718.505240
TE Tom Mullady1144.00141
TE Steve Jordan13-2-2.000-20
FB Gary James1166.00060
RB Rod Bernstine111313.0013130
ArizonaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Pete Holohan814779.6310260
RB Marion Butts4751.250110
WR Derek Hill48215.253100
WR Irving Fryar161010.000100
TE Grady Esiason1155.00050
TE Danta Whitaker112424.0025240
WR Elias Crane131818.008180

Interception Statistics

AtlantaIntsYardsAvgTD
ArizonaIntsYardsAvgTD
S Vince Albritton188.000

Fumble Statistics

AtlantaFumbRecovForceTD
WR Derrick Gaffney0100
ILB Jerry Robinson0010
CB Patrick Hunter0010
ArizonaFumbRecovForceTD
TE Danta Whitaker1100
WR Irving Fryar1000

Punting Statistics

AtlantaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Dylan Renze420551.341.3602
ArizonaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Leon Minevich831038.835.9463

Kicking Statistics

AtlantaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Max Zendejas4/42/20/0463/3
ArizonaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Bjorn Nittmo0/00/00/001/1

Punt Return Statistics

AtlantaRetYardsAvgTD
Fred Banks133.00
ArizonaRetYardsAvgTD

Kick Return Statistics

AtlantaRetYardsAvgTD
Don Griffin23919.50
ArizonaRetYardsAvgTD
Irving Fryar36321.00
Danny Walters11313.00

Defensive Statistics

AtlantaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Don Griffin510.01138
OLB Joe Kohlbrand410.01027
S Benny Perrin320.01132
CB Carl Howard320.0719
ILB Vincent Brown310.01021
S Raymond Clayborn210.0723
OLB Alex Gordon210.0418
OLB Mike Merriweather200.0923
S Perry Williams200.01238
CB Patrick Hunter200.01036
DT Scott Garnett110.01232
ILB Jerry Robinson100.0312
CB Ernie Apold100.0418
TE Mike Hinnant10---------
ILB Mark Brown010.026
ArizonaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Vince Albritton1010.03337
ILB Antonio Goss800.02022
ILB Ron Hadley700.01114
DT Jerome Brown550.03135
CB D.J. Johnson530.03135
S Stacey Toran520.03337
OLB Onzy Elam410.02428
DE Clyde Simmons320.02827
DT Ike Reardon231.02625
CB Danny Walters221.01516
CB Lemuel Stinson210.02122
DE Jim Burt200.088
OLB Keena Turner100.01011
OLB Bart Burton100.077
OLB Steve Apke100.033
CB Gary Richard100.01413
OLB Steve Hyche010.0914

Pass Rush Statistics

AtlantaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Ron Faurot0.022031
DE Wayne Martin0.002022
DE Sean McNanie0.001025
OLB Joe Kohlbrand0.001027
OLB Alex Gordon0.001018
ArizonaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
CB Danny Walters1.000016
DT Ike Reardon1.000025
DE Clyde Simmons0.010027
DE Chris Doleman0.001026
OLB Bart Burton0.00107
OLB Onzy Elam0.001028

Pass Defense Statistics

AtlantaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Don Griffin42038
CB Carl Howard30019
OLB Joe Kohlbrand30027
S Perry Williams22038
OLB Alex Gordon21018
S Raymond Clayborn20023
ILB Jerry Robinson11012
S Benny Perrin11032
OLB Mike Merriweather10023
CB Ernie Apold10018
ArizonaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Antonio Goss50022
S Stacey Toran31037
CB D.J. Johnson31035
S Vince Albritton30137
OLB Keena Turner30011
ILB Ron Hadley20014
DT Jerome Brown20035
OLB Onzy Elam20028
DE Jim Burt1008
CB Danny Walters10016
DT Ike Reardon10025
CB Lemuel Stinson10022
OLB Bart Burton0107

Blocking Statistics

AtlantaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Don Sommer48033037
C Dan Turk38133037
G Sean Ferrell17033037
G Joe Milinichik15133037
T Joe Wolf02033237
ArizonaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Jim Juriga23113040
T Jimbo Covert12013040
G Tom Toth11013040
C Paul Oswald02013040
T Paul Gruber02013040

Special Teams Tackles

AtlantaTacklesSTPlays
Derrick Gaffney126
Mike Hinnant125
Raymond Clayborn118
Patrick Hunter112
ArizonaTacklesSTPlays
Onzy Elam126
Marion Butts121
Stanford Jennings111
Irving Fryar110

Participation

AtlantaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Mike Hinnant2529------2579
G Sean Ferrell3337------878
G Joe Milinichik3337------878
T Don Sommer3337------878
T Joe Wolf3337------878
C Dan Turk3337---------70
WR Fred Banks2226------1664
WR Ernest Givins2929---------58
CB Patrick Hunter------10361258
DT Scott Garnett------1232852
CB Don Griffin------1138352
QB Warren Moon1634---------50
S Perry Williams------1238---50
RB Rod Bernstine2126------249
S Raymond Clayborn------7231848
WR Don Beebe2125---------46
OLB Alex Gordon------4182244
S Benny Perrin------1132---43
WR Derrick Gaffney97------2642
DE Ron Faurot------1131---42
CB Carl Howard------7191541
DE Sean McNanie------725840
FB Gary James79------2238
OLB Joe Kohlbrand------1027---37
RB Newton Williams77------1832
OLB Mike Merriweather------923---32
CB Ernie Apold------4181032
ILB Vincent Brown------1021---31
DE Wayne Martin------822---30
TE Tom Mullady1213------126
QB Rich Gannon173---------20
ILB Jerry Robinson------312---15
TE Steve Jordan68---------14
WR Perry Tuttle22------1014
K Max Zendejas00------1212
ILB Mark Brown------26311
ILB Ty Allert------38---11
ILB Bobby Leopold------0178
C Branden Trejo00------88
P Dylan Renze00------88
RB Keith Henderson44---------8
DT Blaise Winter------24---6
DT Rollin Putzier------06---6
G Steve Sybeldon00---------0
C Tony Berryhill00---------0
T Rory Graves00---------0
ArizonaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
OLB Onzy Elam------24282678
S Stacey Toran------3337575
S Vince Albritton------3337474
TE Pete Holohan1138------2271
DT Jerome Brown------3135470
CB D.J. Johnson------3135470
RB Marion Butts1235------2168
WR Irving Fryar1340------1063
DE Chris Doleman------20261662
T Jimbo Covert1340------861
G Tom Toth1340------861
G Jim Juriga1340------861
T Paul Gruber1340------861
ILB Antonio Goss------20221658
DE Clyde Simmons------2827---55
C Paul Oswald1340---------53
WR Derek Hill1030------1252
DT Ike Reardon------2625---51
CB Danny Walters------15161647
CB Lemuel Stinson------2122---43
WR Elias Crane1023------942
RB Stanford Jennings418------1133
DT Tim Goade------914831
QB Ben Bennett425---------29
CB Gary Richard------1413---27
ILB Ron Hadley------1114---25
QB Wade Wilson915---------24
CB Tim McKyer------431623
OLB Steve Hyche------914---23
OLB Keena Turner------1011---21
TE Grady Esiason37------1020
DE Jim Burt------88218
CB Chris Goode------610218
OLB Bart Burton------77317
S William White------001313
C Ramon Crawford00------88
P Leon Minevich00------88
TE Danta Whitaker17---------8
OLB Steve Apke------3317
CB Cliff Hicks------0044
QB Robbie Bosco12---------3
K Bjorn Nittmo00------22
WR Cris Collinsworth00------11
T Glenn Derby00---------0
T Herb Wester00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6284.7
Middle19804.2
Right8202.5
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left122.0
Middle9849.3
Right2-2-1.0
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Warren Moon32256003300
Rich Gannon320000001
ArizonaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Ben Bennett25101135500
Wade Wilson15102002200

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen1111888.0
Short (0-8 Yds)1491339.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)768412.0
Long (19+ Yds)31248.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen54183.6
Short (0-8 Yds)2012763.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)93404.4
Long (19+ Yds)61264.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Ernest Givins96065229
WR Fred Banks75071126
TE Mike Hinnant54080229
RB Newton Williams3302807
TE Steve Jordan310-208
WR Don Beebe33027025
WR Derrick Gaffney2203717
TE Tom Mullady1104013
FB Gary James110609
RB Rod Bernstine11013026
ArizonaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Pete Holohan148177238
WR Derek Hill84021030
RB Marion Butts7405035
WR Irving Fryar61210040
WR Elias Crane31018023
TE Grady Esiason110507
TE Danta Whitaker1102417

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

AtlantaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Rod Bernstine351.672.65
ArizonaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Marion Butts133.001.86
WR Elias Crane122.002.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Warren Moon44348.509.72
ArizonaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Tom Mullady1144.004.00
RB Newton Williams111313.009.33
WR Fred Banks1199.0010.14
WR Ernest Givins1188.007.22
ArizonaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg

Third Down Rushing Statistics

AtlantaRushesConversions
RB Rod Bernstine43
QB Warren Moon20
QB Rich Gannon10
ArizonaRushesConversions
QB Ben Bennett11

Third Down Passing Statistics

AtlantaAttCompConversions
Warren Moon643
Rich Gannon111
ArizonaAttCompConversions
Ben Bennett651
Wade Wilson530

Third Down Receiving Statistics

AtlantaTargCatchConversions
WR Fred Banks222
WR Ernest Givins200
RB Rod Bernstine111
TE Mike Hinnant111
WR Don Beebe110
ArizonaTargCatchConversions
TE Pete Holohan430
RB Marion Butts321
WR Derek Hill320
TE Grady Esiason110

SectionAttendance
Stadium60,600 (70,600 capacity)
Upper Deck13,900 (17,000)
End Zone10,800 (12,200)
Mezzanine6,300 (7,100)
Sideline Seats9,000 (10,800)
Club Seats14,000 (16,000)
Luxury Boxes6,600 (7,500)