Week 6, 1989

played in San Francisco, CA

45 degrees, fair, 2 mph wind

New Orleans Saints0030-3
San Francisco 49ers62137-37

Scoring Summary
1Q: 04:58 SFO - Stephen Baker 11 pass from Joe Montana (Pete Stoyanovich extra point failed)
2Q: 14:15 SFO - Tommy Kane 17 pass from Joe Montana (Pete Stoyanovich extra point)
2Q: 11:16 SFO - Shaun Gayle 91 punt return (Pete Stoyanovich extra point)
2Q: 01:30 SFO - Tommy Kane 7 pass from Joe Montana (Pete Stoyanovich extra point)
3Q: 09:37 NOS - Rex Robinson 38 field goal
3Q: 00:50 SFO - Pete Stoyanovich 21 field goal
4Q: 08:35 SFO - Stephen Baker 9 pass from Joe Montana (Pete Stoyanovich extra point)

Team StatisticsNOSSFO
Record2-36-0
First Downs1224
- by Rushing39
- by Passing914
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards210380
- Offensive Plays5868
- Yards per Play3.625.59
Net Rushing Yards57157
- Rushing Attempts1633
- Yards per Rush3.564.76
Net Passing Yards153223
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt38 - 22 - 134 - 22 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards180234
- Sacks/Yards Lost4/271/11
- Yards per Pass Play3.646.37
Fumbles/Lost2/11/0
3rd Down Conversions4/146/13
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.85.7
4th Down Conversions0/10/0
Penalties/Yards3/204/25
Punt Returns/Yards3/137/175
Kick Returns/Yards3/710/0
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/13
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits05
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/04/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 27OWN 30
Time of Possession25:2934:31

Drive Charts

New Orleans Saints
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:184:19OWN 191044Interception
14:481:19OWN 2536Punt
214:042:57OWN 3554Punt
211:071:13OWN 2533Punt
27:461:37OWN 20413Punt
21:301:30OWN 25633Half
315:005:30OWN 38741Field Goal
34:580:48OWN 2030Punt
30:442:48OWN 25624Punt
412:191:31OWN 19414Fumble
48:272:37OWN 26420Punt
42:321:10OWN 483-2Punt
San Francisco 49ers
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:42OWN 2537Punt
18:594:11OWN 24976Touchdown
13:294:25OWN 23877Touchdown
29:542:08OWN 33525Punt
26:094:39OWN 371063Touchdown
39:304:32OWN 25926Punt
34:103:2650846Field Goal
412:560:37OWN 223-5Punt
410:482:21OPP 33633Touchdown
45:503:18OWN 4520Punt
41:221:22OWN 2822Game

Game MVP: Joe Montana, San Francisco 49ers

Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Robert Lavette7101.43400
RB George Adams5163.201110
QB Marty Cortez3206.67700
WR Charles Lockett11111.001110
San FranciscoAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Eric Metcalf17895.241720
RB Herman Hunter13604.621110
QB Joe Montana382.67600

Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Marty Cortez28161343/18026154.7
Steve Walsh106461/9015071.3
San FranciscoAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Joe Montana34222341/114290123.9

Receiving Statistics

New OrleansCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Haywood Jeffires917798.7824190
WR Michael Irvin812739.1314260
RB Donald Jordan1277.00070
RB Robert Lavette1133.00030
RB George Adams1277.00270
TE Tony Davis1222.00020
WR James Maness1199.00090
TE Chris Combs0100.00000
San FranciscoCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Stephen Baker8128010.006172
WR Tommy Kane567014.0015292
WR John Taylor47246.004100
RB Herman Hunter22178.50090
TE Alfredo Roberts22189.003100
WR Victor Simmons112525.0010250
RB Kenny Flowers0100.00000
RB Eric Metcalf0100.00000
WR Jason Phillips0200.00000

Interception Statistics

New OrleansIntsYardsAvgTD
San FranciscoIntsYardsAvgTD
S Willie Teal11313.000

Fumble Statistics

New OrleansFumbRecovForceTD
QB Marty Cortez1100
QB Steve Walsh1000
T Gary Kowalski0010
San FranciscoFumbRecovForceTD
S Shaun Gayle1000
DE George Little0100
OLB Rick Graf0100
DE Filipo Mokofisi0020

Punting Statistics

New OrleansPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Kidd838648.331.3555
San FranciscoPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Chris Mohr525050.039.4721

Kicking Statistics

New OrleansFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Rex Robinson1/10/00/0380/0
San FranciscoFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Pete Stoyanovich1/10/00/0214/5

Punt Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Deron Cherry3134.30
San FranciscoRetYardsAvgTD
Shaun Gayle717525.01

Kick Return Statistics

New OrleansRetYardsAvgTD
Michael Irvin37123.70
San FranciscoRetYardsAvgTD

Defensive Statistics

New OrleansTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Deron Cherry620.02726
CB Charles Dimry610.03233
OLB Fred Strickland530.02524
DT Darryl Grant510.03026
CB Mike Richardson420.03232
ILB Sam Anno410.02525
OLB Tim Green400.02625
S Steve Gage320.02426
DE Walt Bowyer300.02128
DE Keith Ferguson210.02726
CB Carl Lee210.0912
CB Leonard Coleman210.02831
S Brad Edwards210.01014
DT Lester Hancock101.039
ILB Steve Busick100.054
OLB Jesse Penn100.0917
DE Jason Buck100.097
WR Michael Irvin10---------
DE Doug Reed010.01513
ILB Darryl Talley010.067
San FranciscoTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Shaun Gayle500.01541
CB Michael Ball500.01032
S Willie Teal460.01640
CB Ronnie Lott400.0822
DE Filipo Mokofisi302.51233
OLB Joe Kelly301.01433
ILB Tommy Taylor310.0821
S Jeff Sprowls300.0815
OLB Ervin Randle220.5929
ILB Avon Riley200.0912
CB Mike Heaven200.0822
OLB Doug Landry200.0312
OLB Rick Graf200.01234
S Barney Bussey110.0314
DT Eric Williams100.0820
CB Eric Hickerson010.0510
DE George Bethune010.0919

Pass Rush Statistics

New OrleansSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Lester Hancock1.00109
DE Walt Bowyer0.010028
DE Keith Ferguson0.001126
DT Darryl Grant0.001026
San FranciscoSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Filipo Mokofisi2.502133
OLB Joe Kelly1.011033
OLB Ervin Randle0.501029
OLB Rick Graf0.010134
DE George Bethune0.010019
DT Eric Williams0.001220
S Willie Teal0.001040
DE George Little0.001010
DE Chris Chenault0.001012

Pass Defense Statistics

New OrleansCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Steve Gage42026
CB Mike Richardson40032
CB Charles Dimry30033
ILB Steve Busick2004
S Deron Cherry11026
CB Carl Lee11012
OLB Tim Green11025
DT Darryl Grant10026
CB Leonard Coleman10031
OLB Jesse Penn10017
ILB Sam Anno10025
OLB Fred Strickland10024
S Brad Edwards10014
San FranciscoCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Michael Ball50032
CB Ronnie Lott40022
S Willie Teal30140
S Jeff Sprowls30015
CB Mike Heaven20022
S Shaun Gayle11041
OLB Ervin Randle10029
OLB Doug Landry10012
ILB Tommy Taylor10021
OLB Rick Graf10034
OLB Joe Kelly01033

Blocking Statistics

New OrleansKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Jeff Bregel15016042
G Jeff Zimmerman13014137
T Luis Sharpe03014137
T Tootie Robbins02016242
San FranciscoKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Jay Pennison57133035
C Dwight Stephenson46033035
T Jeff Criswell27133135
T Ronnie Lee25033035
G Lance Smith25027033
TE Alfredo Roberts11019023
T Bob Cryder020602

Special Teams Tackles

New OrleansTacklesSTPlays
Cedric Figaro210
Tim Green110
Gary Kowalski19
Jeff Zimmerman19
Tyrone Sorrells19
San FranciscoTacklesSTPlays
Ronnie Lee213
Mike Heaven122
Tommy Kane118
Eric Hickerson116
Kenny Flowers110

Participation

New OrleansRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Leonard Coleman------28311574
OLB Fred Strickland------25242372
CB Charles Dimry------3233671
S Deron Cherry------27261467
CB Mike Richardson------3232165
WR Haywood Jeffires1541------763
OLB Tim Green------26251061
G Jeff Zimmerman1437------960
T Tootie Robbins1642---------58
C Jeff Dellenbach1642---------58
G Jeff Bregel1642---------58
DT Darryl Grant------3026---56
S Steve Gage------2426656
WR Michael Irvin1138------756
DE Keith Ferguson------2726154
T Luis Sharpe1437---------51
ILB Sam Anno------2525151
DE Walt Bowyer------2128150
TE Chris Combs1234---------46
QB Marty Cortez1331---------44
DE Doug Reed------1513533
WR Charles Lockett717------933
TE Tony Davis1022---------32
RB Donald Jordan011------1829
FB Patrick Shepard68------1529
TE Mike Williams23------2328
OLB Jesse Penn------917127
RB Robert Lavette917---------26
S Brad Edwards------1014125
ILB Steve Busick------541221
CB Carl Lee------912---21
RB George Adams714---------21
WR James Maness15------1521
DT Lester Hancock------39618
T Gary Kowalski25------916
T Brian Blados25------916
DE Jason Buck------97---16
QB Steve Walsh311---------14
ILB Darryl Talley------67---13
ILB Cedric Figaro------001010
C Joshua George00------99
P John Kidd00------99
G Tyrone Sorrells00------99
K Rex Robinson00------33
RB Buford McGee00---------0
C Courtney Hall00---------0
San FranciscoRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Ronnie Lee3335------1381
C Jay Pennison3335------674
WR John Taylor3235------269
QB Joe Montana3335---------68
C Dwight Stephenson3335---------68
T Jeff Criswell3335---------68
WR Tommy Kane2127------1866
S Shaun Gayle------1541965
WR Stephen Baker2732------261
G Lance Smith2733---------60
S Willie Teal------1640258
CB Mike Heaven------8222252
RB Herman Hunter1611------2350
OLB Joe Kelly------1433148
TE Alfredo Roberts1923------648
OLB Rick Graf------1234147
DE Filipo Mokofisi------1233146
ILB Tommy Taylor------8211544
CB Michael Ball------1032---42
OLB Ervin Randle------929139
S Barney Bussey------3141734
TE Jim Popp93------2234
RB Eric Metcalf1816---------34
CB Ronnie Lott------822131
CB Eric Hickerson------5101631
DT Matt Koart------517830
DT Eric Williams------820129
DE George Bethune------919---28
OLB Doug Landry------3121227
S Jeff Sprowls------815---23
TE Seth Flannery106------622
DE Chris Chenault------612422
ILB Avon Riley------912---21
DE George Little------1101021
WR Victor Simmons911---------20
WR Jason Phillips37------919
RB Kenny Flowers14------1015
DT Warren Lyles------38---11
DT Ralph Warthen------36---9
T Bob Cryder62---------8
K Pete Stoyanovich00------88
C Tony Turner00------66
G Korey Cote00------66
P Chris Mohr00------66
DE Neal Dellocono------10---1
QB Jeff Kolmo00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3175.7
Middle12292.4
Right11111.0
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left9495.4
Middle16593.7
Right8496.1
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Marty Cortez28161011731
Steve Walsh1060011110
San FranciscoAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Joe Montana34222125310

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen3251.7
Short (0-8 Yds)1611724.5
Medium (9-18 Yds)157664.4
Long (19+ Yds)42379.3
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen2000.0
Short (0-8 Yds)17141005.9
Medium (9-18 Yds)1171059.5
Long (19+ Yds)41297.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Haywood Jeffires179179041
WR Michael Irvin128173138
RB Donald Jordan2107011
RB George Adams2107014
TE Tony Davis2102022
TE Chris Combs1000034
RB Robert Lavette1103017
WR James Maness110905
San FranciscoTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Stephen Baker128080032
WR John Taylor74024035
WR Tommy Kane65070127
RB Herman Hunter22017011
TE Alfredo Roberts22018023
WR Jason Phillips201007
WR Victor Simmons11025111
RB Kenny Flowers101004
RB Eric Metcalf1000016

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New OrleansAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
San FranciscoAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Eric Metcalf4153.755.24
RB Herman Hunter273.504.62

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
San FranciscoAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Joe Montana96586.446.88

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
San FranciscoTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Stephen Baker54346.806.67
WR Tommy Kane222412.0011.67
WR Jason Phillips2000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New OrleansRushesConversions
QB Marty Cortez11
RB Robert Lavette10
RB George Adams10
San FranciscoRushesConversions
RB Herman Hunter32
QB Joe Montana11

Third Down Passing Statistics

New OrleansAttCompConversions
Marty Cortez863
Steve Walsh200
San FranciscoAttCompConversions
Joe Montana963

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New OrleansTargCatchConversions
WR Haywood Jeffires522
RB Donald Jordan210
WR Michael Irvin221
WR James Maness110
San FranciscoTargCatchConversions
WR Stephen Baker532
WR John Taylor210
RB Herman Hunter110
TE Alfredo Roberts111

SectionAttendance
Stadium68,700 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,600 (8,900)
Sideline Seats12,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)