Week 2, 1987

Played in San Diego, CA, weather: 59 degrees, rain, 6 mph wind.
Minnesota won the toss and elected to receive.
Start of first quarter.
(1Q: 15:00) Ray Petrick kicked off 74 yards from the SDO35. Touchback.
1-10-MIN25 (1Q: 15:00) Tony Nathan ran inside the left tackle for 1 yard. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford.
OFFENSE131 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier---SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE C.Kelley
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box---
LG B.White
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-9-MIN26 (1Q: 14:26) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the left guard for 1 yard. Tackled by DT Blaise Winter. CB Vernon Dean crushed Roger Caron to wreck the play.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
---LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-8-MIN27 (1Q: 13:57) Steve Grogan scrambled for 11 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)---3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)---RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone---
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone---
C C.Thomas
---NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksBlitz Passer+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN38 (1Q: 13:19) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right guard for 0 yards. Tackled by DE Joe Nash.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-10-MIN38 (1Q: 12:54) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Reggie Langhorne. DE Joe Nash simply tossed Steve Wallace aside to reach the quarterback and hurry the throw.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-10-MIN38 (1Q: 12:47) Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Tony Nathan for 3 yards. Tackled by CB Ronnie Burgess.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB W.MossShort Zone---
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone---
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-7-MIN41 (1Q: 12:03) Dakota Gonzalez punted 37 yards. Audray McMillian returned the kick 12 yards to the SDO34. Tackled by Travis Tucker.
1-10-SDO34 (1Q: 11:52) Boyce Green ran inside the left guard for 3 yards. Tackled by DT Todd Liebenstein, assisted by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
2-7-SDO37 (1Q: 11:27) Play-Action. Boomer Esiason pass completed to FB Tony Paige for 2 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie, assisted by OLB Lester Boyd.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 9 Fade (27-39)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone---
FB T.PaigePrimary, F Flat (0-4)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
3-5-SDO39 (1Q: 10:47) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Floyd Dixon for -1 yards. Tackled by CB Lyle Pickens, assisted by ILB Lance Sellers.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, S Screen (S)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB L.SellersDeep Zone---
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB M.MoonBlitz Passer---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man---
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-6-SDO38 (1Q: 10:06) John Teltschik punted 57 yards. The ball was marked out of bounds at the MIN05.
1-10-MIN05 (1Q: 09:56) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for -4 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little, assisted by S Jim Burroughs.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)---1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, S Screen (S)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer---
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone---
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-14-MIN01 (1Q: 09:29) Tony Nathan ran around left end for 3 yards. Tackled by DE Joe Nash.
OFFENSE230 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
TE C.Kelley
---RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
FB S.Erickson
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-11-MIN04 (1Q: 09:01) Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Tony Nathan for 2 yards. The receiver went out of bounds. Tackled by S Dwight Hicks, assisted by ILB Winston Moss.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, S Screen (S)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer---
RB T.NathanSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)+++SLB W.MossShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonPrimary, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-9-MIN06 (1Q: 08:25) Dakota Gonzalez punted 43 yards. Audray McMillian called for a fair catch at the MIN49.
1-10-MIN49 (1Q: 08:18) PENALTY: G Mark Kirchner of San Diego was called for a False Start.
1-15-SDO46 (1Q: 08:14) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Curt Warner for 5 yards. Tackled by CB Eric Thomas. Warner gained 1 yard after the catch.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, S Screen (S)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerSecondary, S Screen (S)+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardShort Zone---
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasDeep Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
2-10-MIN49 (1Q: 07:45) Boomer Esiason pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Big Play Ray Butler. S Jeff Donaldson defended the pass.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 9 Fade (27-39)+++WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
3-10-MIN49 (1Q: 07:32) Boomer Esiason pass was dropped by TE Malcolm Scott.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, Pro formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
TE M.ScottSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)---3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsProtect+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, W Wheel (9-18)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, S Screen (S)+++SLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB M.MoonDeep Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB E.ThomasBlitz Passer+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB L.BoydMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-10-MIN49 (1Q: 07:25) John Teltschik punted 49 yards. Touchback.
1-10-MIN20 (1Q: 07:19) Steve Grogan scrambled for 7 yards. Tackled by CB Vernon Dean.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, S Screen (S)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, S Screen (S)---3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 7 Corner (19-26)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer---
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianMan-to-Man+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanMan-to-Man+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-3-MIN27 (1Q: 06:52) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right tackle for 4 yards. Tackled by DE Joe Nash, assisted by DT William Perry. Key block delivered by Steve Moore.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-MIN31 (1Q: 06:12) Tony Nathan ran around the left tackle for 2 yards. Tackled by DE Grayson McCormick, assisted by CB Audray McMillian.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++3tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE G.McCormickIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++MLB W.MossIn Box+++
SLOT H.Jones
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-8-MIN33 (1Q: 05:33) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Art Monk for 2 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. Monk gained 2 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer---
TE D.LittleOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)---RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, S Screen (S)+++SLB D.LittleBump and Run+++
FB S.EricksonProtect+++MLB L.SanfordSpy on QB+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksBump and Run+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-6-MIN35 (1Q: 04:59) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 15 yards. Tackled by CB Ronnie Burgess. Hill gained 2 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, S Screen (S)+++SLB W.MossShort Zone+++
TE T.TuckerOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB V.DeanDeep Zone---
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO50 (1Q: 04:20) Junior Tautalatasi ran around left end for 2 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
---WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-8-SDO48 (1Q: 03:45) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the left guard for 8 yards. Tackled by DT Blaise Winter, assisted by OLB David Little. Key block delivered by Chuck Thomas.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box---
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO40 (1Q: 03:00) Tony Nathan ran inside the left tackle for 4 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little, assisted by OLB Jim Morrissey. PENALTY: OLB David Little of San Diego was called for Illegal Use of the Hands by the Defense.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box---
FB S.Erickson
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO35 (1Q: 02:50) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the left guard for 17 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. Key block delivered by Steve Wallace.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box---
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO18 (1Q: 02:15) Play-Action. Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Junior Tautalatasi for 3 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs, assisted by CB Vernon Dean. Tautalatasi gained 3 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiPrimary, S Screen (S)+++SLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
TE T.TuckerOutlet, 9 Fade (27-39)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-7-SDO15 (1Q: 01:32) Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Junior Tautalatasi for 13 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. Tautalatasi gained 1 yard after the catch.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer---
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, S Screen (S)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)+++SLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonPrimary, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone---
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksBump and Run+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-2-SDO02 (1Q: 01:05) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Art Monk for 2 yards and a TOUCHDOWN! Minnesota 6, San Diego 0
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonRush Passer---
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer---
TE D.LittleOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillSecondary, S Screen (S)+++RDE B.WinterRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++SLB G.McCormickBump and Run---
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB J.MorrisseySpy on QB+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB W.MossBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB D.GibsonBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS V.DeanBump and Run+++
RT S.August
+++FS D.GomezDeep Zone+++
(1Q: 01:05) Extra point by Paul McFadden was good. Minnesota 7, San Diego 0
(1Q: 00:58) Paul McFadden kicked off 74 yards from the MIN35. Touchback.
1-10-SDO25 (1Q: 00:58) Boyce Green ran a trap outside the left tackle for 12 yards. Tackled by OLB Lester Boyd. Key block delivered by Glen Howe.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box---
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box---
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO37 (1Q: 00:29) Boyce Green ran a counterplay inside the right tackle for 1 yard. Tackled by DE Mark Jerue.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box---
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
Start of second quarter.
2-9-SDO38 (2Q: 15:00) Boyce Green ran inside the left tackle for 4 yards. Tackled by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
3-5-SDO42 (2Q: 14:25) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Wesley Walker for 8 yards. Tackled by CB Eric Thomas.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) W.WalkerPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++SLB L.SellersBlitz Passer+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB M.MoonDeep Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man---
C M.Baab
+++RCB L.BoydMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO50 (2Q: 14:02) Boyce Green ran inside the left tackle for 7 yards. Tackled by S Kerry Justin, assisted by OLB Lester Boyd. Key block delivered by Mark Kirchner.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box---
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
2-3-MIN43 (2Q: 13:17) Play-Action. Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 3 yards. Tackled by CB Vann McElroy.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 9 Fade (27-39)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer---
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeOutlet, S Screen (S)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man---
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN40 (2Q: 12:56) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Big Play Ray Butler for 6 yards. Tackled by S Jeff Donaldson.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) W.WalkerSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, W Wheel (9-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man---
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone---
2-4-MIN34 (2Q: 12:17) Boyce Green ran around right end for -6 yards. Tackled by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
---LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
---RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
---NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
3-10-MIN40 (2Q: 11:34) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Floyd Dixon for 15 yards. Tackled by S Eugene Robinson. Dixon gained 2 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++SLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB M.MoonDeep Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB E.ThomasBlitz Passer---
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB L.BoydMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN25 (2Q: 10:55) Boyce Green ran inside the right guard for 18 yards. Tackled by CB Lyle Pickens. Key block delivered by Rob Taylor.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box---
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box---
C M.Baab
+++NB E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box---
1-7-MIN07 (2Q: 10:24) Boyce Green ran a counterplay inside the right tackle for 7 yards and a TOUCHDOWN! Key block delivered by Mark Kirchner. Minnesota 7, San Diego 6
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Man to Man
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box---
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box---
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
(2Q: 10:24) Extra point by Ray Petrick was good. San Diego 7, Minnesota 7
(2Q: 10:16) Ray Petrick kicked off 74 yards from the SDO35. Touchback.
1-10-MIN25 (2Q: 10:16) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right guard for 4 yards. Tackled by DE Tom Gibson.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
---3tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-6-MIN29 (2Q: 09:49) Steve Grogan pass was blocked at the line, intended for TE David Little. DT Ben Thomas blocked the pass.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, F Flat (0-4)---1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, S Screen (S)+++SLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-6-MIN29 (2Q: 09:45) Steve Grogan sacked by DE Grayson McCormick for a loss of 6 yards. Sack allowed by Steve Wallace.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)---1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, S Screen (S)---3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanProtect+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
---LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
---RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
---NB R.BurgessBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-12-MIN23 (2Q: 09:16) Dakota Gonzalez punted 54 yards. Audray McMillian returned the kick 22 yards to the SDO45. Tackled by Travis Tucker.
1-10-SDO45 (2Q: 09:05) Boomer Esiason pass completed to FB Tony Paige for 1 yard. The receiver went out of bounds. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Pro formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) W.WalkerSecondary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselProtect+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 9 Fade (27-39)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer---
RB B.GreenOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigePrimary, S Screen (S)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardShort Zone+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
2-9-SDO46 (2Q: 08:40) Boyce Green ran inside the right tackle for 2 yards. Tackled by OLB Lester Boyd. DE Mark Jerue knocked down Mark Kirchner to break up the play.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
---RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
3-7-SDO48 (2Q: 08:07) Boomer Esiason pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Floyd Dixon. DE Randy Watts hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Over, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT D.HinesRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)---RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerProtect+++MLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
SLOT C.BurbageOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++LCB E.RobinsonMan-to-Man+++
LT G.Howe
+++RCB V.McElroyShort Zone+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
C M.Baab
+++DB L.PickensDeep Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
4-7-SDO48 (2Q: 08:03) John Teltschik punted 44 yards. Reggie Langhorne returned the kick 10 yards to the MIN18. Tackled by Joe Nash.
1-10-MIN18 (2Q: 07:54) Steve Grogan pass was dropped by TE David Little.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, 1 Out (5-8)---3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, S Screen (S)+++SLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-10-MIN18 (2Q: 07:50) Steve Grogan sacked by DT William Perry for a loss of 6 yards. Sack allowed by Steve August.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, S Screen (S)---1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++RDE L.HaynesRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, S Screen (S)---MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, S Screen (S)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianMan-to-Man+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBlitz Passer+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksMan-to-Man+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-16-MIN12 (2Q: 07:25) Play-Action. Steve Grogan pass completed to TE Travis Tucker for 5 yards. Tackled by CB Audray McMillian, assisted by CB Ronnie Burgess.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++1tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanProtect+++SLB W.MossShort Zone+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB A.McMillianShort Zone---
LG R.Caron
+++LCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-11-MIN17 (2Q: 07:04) Dakota Gonzalez punted 45 yards. Audray McMillian returned the kick 20 yards to the MIN42. Tackled by Steve Wallace. PENALTY: T Roger Caron of Minnesota was called for an Intentional Face Mask on the Punt Return.
1-10-MIN27 (2Q: 06:53) Boyce Green ran outside the right tackle for 4 yards. Tackled by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) W.Walker
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box---
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-6-MIN23 (2Q: 06:22) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 4 yards. Tackled by CB Vann McElroy. Green gained 6 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselSecondary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, D Deep Fade (40+)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenPrimary, S Screen (S)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, S Screen (S)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensShort Zone+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
3-2-MIN19 (2Q: 05:53) Curt Warner ran around right end for 1 yard. Tackled by OLB Micah Moon.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Man to Man
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT D.HinesIn Box---
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT J.ScottIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.WattsIn Box+++
RB C.WarnerBall Carrier+++SLB K.WoodardIn Box+++
TE M.Scott
+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB M.MoonIn Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
4-1-MIN18 (2Q: 05:22) Ray Petrick attempted a 35 yard field goal and succeeded. San Diego 10, Minnesota 7
(2Q: 05:16) Ray Petrick kicked off 72 yards from the SDO35. Touchback.
1-10-MIN25 (2Q: 05:16) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right guard for -1 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordSpy+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
---LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-11-MIN24 (2Q: 04:51) Steve Grogan pass completed to FB Santiago Erickson for 6 yards. Tackled by DE Tom Gibson. PENALTY: G Steve Wallace of Minnesota was called for Offensive Holding.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer---
TE D.LittleOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++SLB D.LittleBump and Run+++
FB S.EricksonSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordSpy on QB+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksBump and Run+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-21-MIN14 (2Q: 04:43) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Art Monk for 3 yards. Tackled by CB Ronnie Burgess.
OFFENSE014 PersonnelDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE D.LittleRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, S Screen (S)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) R.LanghorneOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
SLOT H.JonesOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++MLB W.MossBlitz Passer+++
SLOT J.HollandOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-18-MIN17 (2Q: 04:17) PENALTY: G Steve Wallace of Minnesota was called for a False Start.
3-23-MIN12 (2Q: 04:11) Steve Grogan pass was dropped by WR Drew Hill.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)---1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, S Screen (S)---RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanSecondary, S Screen (S)+++SLB W.MossShort Zone---
FB S.EricksonProtect+++MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
---WLB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-23-MIN12 (2Q: 04:07) Dakota Gonzalez punted 44 yards. The ball was marked out of bounds at the SDO44.
1-10-SDO44 (2Q: 03:58) Boomer Esiason pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Ray Butler. DT Gerald Williams hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) W.WalkerSecondary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)---MLB R.McKenzieDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)---WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
---RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
2-10-SDO44 (2Q: 03:51) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 0 yards. Tackled by OLB Ken Woodard. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardShort Zone+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man---
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
3-10-SDO44 (2Q: 03:34) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Big Play Ray Butler for 5 yards. Tackled by CB Vann McElroy. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer---
RB C.WarnerOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)---MLB L.SellersDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB M.MoonBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-5-SDO49 (2Q: 03:07) John Teltschik punted 45 yards. The ball was downed at the MIN06.
1-10-MIN06 (2Q: 02:59) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right tackle for 2 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford, assisted by S Dwight Hicks.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-8-MIN08 (2Q: 02:34) Junior Tautalatasi ran around right end for -5 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
---LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
---NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-13-MIN03 (2Q: 02:13) Steve Grogan scrambled for 9 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs and assisted by OLB David Little.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Pro formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++SLB W.MossShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)---MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
---LCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Official time out for the two-minute warning.
4-4-MIN12 (2Q: 02:00) Dakota Gonzalez punted 50 yards. Audray McMillian returned the kick 5 yards to the SDO43. PENALTY: OLB David Little of San Diego was called for Offsides.
1-10-MIN17 (2Q: 01:49) Junior Tautalatasi ran around right end for 35 yards. Tackled by S Dwight Hicks. Key block delivered by Chuck Thomas.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box---
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box---
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO48 (2Q: 01:05) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 7 yards. Tackled by CB Danny Walters.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 9 Fade (27-39)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer---
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++MLB J.MorrisseyShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone---
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-3-SDO41 (2Q: 00:50) Steve Grogan pass completed to TE Travis Tucker for -1 yards. Tackled by CB Danny Walters.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer---
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB L.SanfordSpy on QB+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)---WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run---
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksBump and Run+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
3-4-SDO42 (2Q: 00:40) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Art Monk for 7 yards. Tackled by CB Audray McMillian.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer---
TE D.LittleOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonProtect+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone---
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
1-10-SDO35 (2Q: 00:32) Steve Grogan pass completed to TE David Little for 6 yards. Tackled by CB Vernon Dean.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 8 Post (19-26)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer---
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
2-4-SDO29 (2Q: 00:21) Paul McFadden attempted a 46 yard field goal and succeeded. San Diego 10, Minnesota 10
(2Q: 00:14) Paul McFadden kicked off 61 yards from the MIN35. Vernon Dean returned the ball 27 yards to the SDO31. Tackled by Steve Wallace.
1-10-SDO31 (2Q: 00:04) Boomer Esiason dropped to one knee for -2 yards.
Start of third quarter.
(3Q: 15:00) Paul McFadden kicked off 55 yards from the MIN35. Vernon Dean returned the ball 25 yards to the SDO35. Tackled by Travis Tucker.
1-10-SDO35 (3Q: 14:23) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Ray Butler for 15 yards. Tackled by CB Lyle Pickens. Butler gained 7 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer---
TE C.DresselOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer---
RB B.GreenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieBlitz Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyBump and Run+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensBump and Run+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasBump and Run+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinBump and Run+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO50 (3Q: 13:41) Boyce Green ran a counterplay inside the left tackle for -1 yards. Tackled by DE Mark Jerue.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box---
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-11-SDO49 (3Q: 13:10) Boomer Esiason pass completed to FB Tony Paige for 6 yards. Tackled by CB Eric Thomas. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field. The quarterback threw away from the double coverage.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)---3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonSecondary, S Screen (S)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenProtect+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigePrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardDouble X(SE)+++
LG M.Kirchner
---LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
3-5-MIN45 (3Q: 12:34) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Floyd Dixon for 6 yards. Tackled by ILB Lance Sellers.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenSecondary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer---
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++MLB L.SellersDeep Zone---
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++WLB M.MoonBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydShort Zone---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN39 (3Q: 11:55) Play-Action. Boomer Esiason pass fell incomplete, intended for TE Mike Williams. CB Eric Thomas defended the pass.
OFFENSE230 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Man to Man, Buzz
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsPrimary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE T.PaigeProtect+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerProtect+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
FB C.DresselSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardBump and Run+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyBump and Run+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasBump and Run+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinBump and Run+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonSpy on QB+++
2-10-MIN39 (3Q: 11:49) Boyce Green ran inside the right guard for 2 yards. Tackled by DT Todd Liebenstein.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
3-8-MIN37 (3Q: 11:04) Boomer Esiason pass was dropped by WR Floyd Dixon.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer---
TE M.WilliamsOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)---RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerProtect+++MLB L.SellersDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerSecondary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB K.WoodardBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-8-MIN37 (3Q: 10:54) John Teltschik punted 37 yards. Touchback.
1-10-MIN20 (3Q: 10:47) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 5 yards. The receiver went out of bounds. Tackled by CB Audray McMillian. Hill gained 1 yard after the catch.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, D Deep Fade (40+)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer---
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, S Screen (S)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 8 Post (19-26)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone---
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-5-MIN25 (3Q: 10:05) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 2 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs, assisted by OLB David Little. Hill gained 3 yards after the catch. PENALTY: S Dwight Hicks of San Diego was called for Unsportsmanlike Conduct.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillSecondary, S Screen (S)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++MLB L.SanfordBlitz Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, S Screen (S)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianMan-to-Man+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanMan-to-Man+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN42 (3Q: 09:59) Steve Grogan pass was blocked at the line, intended for TE Travis Tucker. DE Tom Gibson blocked the pass.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)---RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanProtect+++SLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-10-MIN42 (3Q: 09:55) PENALTY: DT Ben Thomas of San Diego was called for Encroachment.
2-5-MIN47 (3Q: 09:45) Tony Nathan ran around left end for 3 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford.
OFFENSE230 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
TE C.Kelley
+++RDE W.PerryIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
FB S.Erickson
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
---LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-2-SDO50 (3Q: 09:04) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 13 yards. Tackled by DE Joe Nash. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field. Hill gained 3 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Man to Man
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT G.McCormickRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE J.NashRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++SLB D.LittleBump and Run+++
FB S.EricksonSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordSpy on QB+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.GomezBlitz Passer+++
RT S.August
+++FS D.HicksBump and Run+++
1-10-SDO37 (3Q: 08:39) PENALTY: T Steve August of Minnesota was called for a False Start.
1-15-SDO42 (3Q: 08:33) Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Junior Tautalatasi for 6 yards. Tackled by DE Joe Nash. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer---
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-9-SDO36 (3Q: 07:58) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right tackle for 10 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford, assisted by OLB David Little. Key block delivered by Steve August.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box---
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE L.HaynesIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box---
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box---
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box---
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
1-10-SDO26 (3Q: 07:20) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Drew Hill. DE Joe Nash drove right through Roger Caron to hurry the quarterback.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, S Screen (S)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, S Screen (S)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianMan-to-Man+++
LG R.Caron
---RCB V.DeanMan-to-Man+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-10-SDO26 (3Q: 07:13) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for TE Travis Tucker. OLB David Little defended the pass.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)---1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++SLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-10-SDO26 (3Q: 07:06) Steve Grogan pass was intended for WR Art Monk and was intercepted by S Jim Burroughs at the SDO08. The interception was returned 27 yards. Tackled by Art Monk.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)---1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)---RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanSecondary, S Screen (S)---SLB W.MossShort Zone+++
TE T.TuckerOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)---MLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO35 (3Q: 06:56) Curt Warner ran a counterplay inside the left tackle for -4 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie. PENALTY: G Alex Starkey of San Diego was called for Offensive Holding. The penalty was declined.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB C.WarnerBall Carrier+++SLB L.BoydIn Box+++
TE M.Scott
+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardIn Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
---RCB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-14-SDO31 (3Q: 06:47) Boomer Esiason pass was dropped by WR Ray Butler.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenSecondary, S Screen (S)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselProtect+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)---WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensShort Zone+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasDeep Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
3-14-SDO31 (3Q: 06:43) Boomer Esiason pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Big Play Ray Butler. DE Mark Jerue hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) W.WalkerOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++WLB M.MoonShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyShort Zone+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydDeep Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-14-SDO31 (3Q: 06:36) John Teltschik punted 49 yards. Reggie Langhorne returned the kick 9 yards to the MIN29. Tackled by Malcolm Scott.
1-10-MIN29 (3Q: 06:28) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Reggie Langhorne. DE Tom Gibson hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE W.PerryRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, F Flat (0-4)---3tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-10-MIN29 (3Q: 06:23) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 9 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford. Hill gained 9 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, S Screen (S)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
3-1-MIN38 (3Q: 05:41) Junior Tautalatasi ran around right end for 3 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. Key block delivered by Chuck Thomas.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Man to Man, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT G.McCormickIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.ThomasIn Box---
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE J.NashIn Box---
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB D.LittleIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB L.SanfordIn Box---
LT S.Moore
+++LCB J.MorrisseyOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.GomezIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS D.HicksOut of Box+++
1-10-MIN41 (3Q: 05:05) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 19 yards. Tackled by S Dwight Hicks.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer---
TE D.LittleOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 7 Corner (19-26)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiSecondary, W Wheel (9-18)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 7 Corner (19-26)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianMan-to-Man+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanMan-to-Man+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO40 (3Q: 04:26) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Reggie Langhorne for 9 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs. Langhorne gained 7 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, S Screen (S)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiProtect+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run---
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
2-1-SDO31 (3Q: 03:48) Junior Tautalatasi ran a counterplay inside the left tackle for 6 yards. Tackled by DT Blaise Winter, assisted by DE Louis Haynes. Key block delivered by Steve August.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE L.HaynesIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box---
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box---
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box---
1-10-SDO25 (3Q: 03:19) James Brooks ran inside the right guard for 7 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. Key block delivered by Steve Wallace.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Press-1
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box---
RB J.BrooksBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordSpy+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-3-SDO18 (3Q: 02:34) Tony Nathan ran around the left tackle for 0 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonIn Box---
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++3tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE D.LittleIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++MLB W.MossIn Box+++
SLOT H.Jones
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
---DB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-3-SDO18 (3Q: 01:57) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Art Monk. DT Blaise Winter hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 8 Post (19-26)+++1tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
TE D.LittlePrimary, 1 Out (5-8)---3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanMan-to-Man+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessMan-to-Man+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-3-SDO18 (3Q: 01:51) Paul McFadden attempted a 35 yard field goal and succeeded. Minnesota 13, San Diego 10
(3Q: 01:43) Paul McFadden kicked off 68 yards from the MIN35. Touchback.
1-10-SDO25 (3Q: 01:43) Curt Warner ran outside the right tackle for -1 yards. Tackled by S Eugene Robinson.
OFFENSE131 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
TE M.Scott
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) R.Butler
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box---
RB C.WarnerBall Carrier+++SLB L.BoydIn Box+++
TE T.Paige
+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardIn Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
---RCB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-11-SDO24 (3Q: 00:59) Boomer Esiason pass completed to TE Mike Williams for 6 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie. PENALTY: G Alex Starkey of San Diego was called for Offensive Holding.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsPrimary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, S Screen (S)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerSecondary, S Screen (S)+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardShort Zone+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
---RCB E.ThomasDeep Zone---
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
2-21-SDO14 (3Q: 00:51) Boyce Green ran inside the left guard for 12 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie, assisted by CB Lyle Pickens.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box---
TE C.Dressel
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box---
3-9-SDO26 (3Q: 00:09) Boomer Esiason pass completed to TE Mike Williams for 1 yard. Tackled by S Eugene Robinson, assisted by DE Randy Watts. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field.
OFFENSE221 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)---3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
Z(FL) W.WalkerPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++SLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB M.MoonDeep Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB E.ThomasBlitz Passer+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB L.BoydMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
Start of fourth quarter.
4-8-SDO27 (4Q: 15:00) John Teltschik punted 47 yards. Reggie Langhorne returned the kick 4 yards to the MIN30. Tackled by Mark Kirchner.
1-10-MIN30 (4Q: 14:49) Steve Grogan scrambled for 11 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs.
OFFENSE014 PersonnelDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, S Screen (S)---1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE T.TuckerSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) R.LanghorneOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++RDE G.McCormickRush Passer+++
SLOT D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++MLB W.MossBlitz Passer+++
SLOT H.JonesOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN41 (4Q: 14:02) James Brooks ran inside the right guard for 3 yards. Tackled by S Dwight Hicks, assisted by DT Blaise Winter.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.BrooksBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
---NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksIn Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-7-MIN44 (4Q: 13:22) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 31 yards. Tackled by S Dwight Hicks. Hill gained 10 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-1, Buzz
QB S.Grogan
***LDE L.HaynesRush Passer---
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer---
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 7 Corner (19-26)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersBump and Run+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone---
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO25 (4Q: 12:41) Tony Nathan ran around the left tackle for 8 yards. Tackled by CB Vernon Dean, assisted by S Dwight Hicks. Key block delivered by Steve August. San Diego's Grayson McCormick was hurt on the play.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE D.LittleIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE G.McCormickIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++MLB W.MossIn Box+++
SLOT H.Jones
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-2-SDO17 (4Q: 12:19) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the left guard for -4 yards. Tackled by OLB David Little. CB Vernon Dean knocked down Steve Wallace to break up the play.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier---MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
---SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-6-SDO21 (4Q: 11:39) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Art Monk. DT William Perry hurried the quarterback into a bad throw.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkPrimary, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++RDE L.HaynesRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanProtect+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
---RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-6-SDO21 (4Q: 11:33) Paul McFadden attempted a 38 yard field goal and succeeded. Minnesota 16, San Diego 10
(4Q: 11:27) Paul McFadden kicked off 74 yards from the MIN35. Touchback.
1-10-SDO25 (4Q: 11:27) Play-Action. Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 12 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie. Green gained 11 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, S Screen (S)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 7 Corner (19-26)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer---
RB B.GreenPrimary, S Screen (S)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone---
FB T.PaigeSecondary, S Screen (S)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man---
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
1-10-SDO37 (4Q: 11:01) Curt Warner ran outside the right tackle for -4 yards. Tackled by ILB Reggie McKenzie, assisted by DT Gerald Williams.
OFFENSE131 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
TE M.Scott
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) R.Butler
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB C.WarnerBall Carrier---SLB L.BoydIn Box+++
TE T.Paige
+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
---WLB K.WoodardIn Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-14-SDO33 (4Q: 10:32) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 5 yards. Tackled by CB Vann McElroy, assisted by S Jeff Donaldson. Green gained 4 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenSecondary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenPrimary, S Screen (S)---MLB R.McKenzieDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)---WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB E.RobinsonMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
3-9-SDO38 (4Q: 10:05) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Curt Warner for 8 yards. Tackled by DT Jim Scott.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer---
TE C.DresselPrimary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB L.SellersDeep Zone+++
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++WLB M.MoonBlitz Passer---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB L.BoydShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
RT R.Taylor
+++FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-1-SDO46 (4Q: 09:30) John Teltschik punted 41 yards. The ball was marked out of bounds at the MIN13.
1-10-MIN13 (4Q: 09:23) Tony Nathan ran a draw inside the right guard for 1 yard. Tackled by ILB Winston Moss, assisted by DT The Refrigerator Perry.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++3tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE D.LittleIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++MLB W.MossIn Box+++
SLOT H.Jones
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
---NB R.BurgessOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-9-MIN14 (4Q: 08:38) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the left guard for 3 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford, assisted by OLB Jim Morrissey.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-6-MIN17 (4Q: 08:11) Steve Grogan pass completed to RB Tony Nathan for 4 yards. The receiver went out of bounds. Tackled by OLB Jim Morrissey, assisted by CB Audray McMillian. Nathan gained 5 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++1tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE L.HaynesRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanSecondary, S Screen (S)+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleBlitz Passer---
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
4-2-MIN21 (4Q: 07:49) Dakota Gonzalez punted 42 yards. Audray McMillian returned the kick 6 yards to the SDO43. Tackled by Chester Phillips.
1-10-SDO43 (4Q: 07:38) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Jim Jensen for 22 yards. Tackled by S Kerry Justin. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field. Jensen gained 11 yards after the catch. The quarterback threw into double coverage.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselSecondary, 9 Fade (27-39)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenProtect+++SLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardDouble X(SE)+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN35 (4Q: 06:59) Curt Warner ran around right end for 3 yards. Tackled by OLB Ken Woodard, assisted by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) J.Jensen
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE M.Williams
+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box+++
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB C.WarnerBall Carrier+++SLB L.BoydIn Box+++
TE M.Scott
+++MLB R.McKenzieIn Box---
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardIn Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS E.RobinsonOut of Box+++
2-7-MIN32 (4Q: 06:38) Boyce Green ran a trap outside the left tackle for 1 yard. Tackled by DE Robert Thompson, assisted by CB Vann McElroy.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Cloud
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueIn Box+++
X(SE) W.Walker
+++3tcDT G.WilliamsIn Box+++
TE C.Dressel
---1tcDT T.LiebensteinIn Box---
Z(FL) F.Dixon
+++RDE R.ThompsonIn Box+++
RB B.GreenBall Carrier---MLB R.McKenzieIn Box+++
SLOT R.Butler
+++WLB L.BoydIn Box+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyOut of Box+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensOut of Box---
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasOut of Box+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinOut of Box+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonOut of Box+++
3-6-MIN31 (4Q: 06:13) Boomer Esiason sacked by S Kerry Justin for a loss of 3 yards. Sack allowed by Mark Kirchner.
OFFENSE212 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Tampa-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE J.HerrmannRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT J.ScottRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.WattsRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)---SLB L.SellersShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeProtect+++MLB K.WoodardDeep Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.JustinBlitz Passer+++
LG M.Kirchner
---LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB L.BoydMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
---SS E.RobinsonDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
---FS L.PickensDeep Zone+++
4-9-MIN34 (4Q: 05:32) John Teltschik punted 34 yards. Touchback.
1-10-MIN20 (4Q: 05:26) Junior Tautalatasi ran inside the right guard for 0 yards. Tackled by DT The Refrigerator Perry, assisted by ILB Lucius Sanford.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
2-10-MIN20 (4Q: 04:39) Junior Tautalatasi ran around left end for 1 yard. Tackled by OLB Jim Morrissey, assisted by DT Blaise Winter.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Regular Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT B.WinterIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE T.GibsonIn Box+++
RB J.TautalatasiBall Carrier+++SLB D.LittleIn Box+++
TE T.Tucker
+++MLB L.SanfordIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
---WLB J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
3-9-MIN21 (4Q: 03:53) Tony Nathan ran inside the right guard for -1 yards. Tackled by DT Ben Thomas. The defense looked very familiar with that play.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.MorrisseyIn Box+++
X(SE) A.Monk
+++1tcDT B.ThomasIn Box+++
TE D.Little
+++3tcDT W.PerryIn Box+++
Z(FL) D.Hill
+++RDE L.HaynesIn Box+++
RB T.NathanBall Carrier+++MLB W.MossIn Box+++
SLOT R.Langhorne
+++WLB D.LittleIn Box+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianOut of Box+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanOut of Box+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB R.BurgessOut of Box+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksOut of Box+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsOut of Box+++
4-10-MIN20 (4Q: 03:06) Dakota Gonzalez punted 41 yards. Audray McMillian called for a fair catch at the SDO39.
1-10-SDO39 (4Q: 02:55) Boomer Esiason pass completed to RB Boyce Green for 4 yards. Tackled by CB Lyle Pickens. Minnesota's Jeff Donaldson was hurt on the play. This appears to be a minor hand injury. He should be able to remain in the game.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Weak formationDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenSecondary, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieBlitz Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 9 Fade (27-39)+++WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyBump and Run+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensBump and Run+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasBump and Run+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinBump and Run---
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
2-6-SDO43 (4Q: 02:37) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Jim Jensen for 29 yards. Tackled by CB Lyle Pickens. The receiver ran his route right over the middle of the field. Jensen gained 16 yards after the catch.
OFFENSE122 Personnel, Strong formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer---
X(SE) J.JensenPrimary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsSecondary, 8 Post (19-26)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone---
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN28 (4Q: 02:11) Boomer Esiason pass completed to FB Tony Paige for 3 yards. Tackled by OLB Lester Boyd, assisted by S Kerry Justin.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Cover-2
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenOutlet, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
SLOT R.ButlerPrimary, 6 Deep In (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)---MLB R.McKenzieShort Zone+++
FB T.PaigeSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++WLB L.BoydShort Zone+++
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB E.RobinsonMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasShort Zone+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinDeep Zone+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
Official time out for the two-minute warning.
2-7-MIN25 (4Q: 02:00) Boomer Esiason pass completed to TE Chris Dressel for 16 yards. Tackled by CB Eric Thomas, assisted by CB Vann McElroy. Dressel gained 3 yards after the catch. PENALTY: S Kerry Justin of Minnesota was called for Defensive Holding. The penalty was declined.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Over, Nickel Personnel, Press-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
X(SE) J.JensenSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE C.DresselPrimary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer---
Z(FL) F.DixonOutlet, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB B.GreenOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieBump and Run---
SLOT R.ButlerOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++WLB L.BoydBlitz Passer---
LT G.Howe
+++LCB V.McElroyBump and Run+++
LG M.Kirchner
+++RCB L.PickensBlitz Passer+++
C M.Baab
+++NB E.ThomasBump and Run+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinBump and Run+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS J.DonaldsonDeep Zone+++
1-9-MIN09 (4Q: 01:53) Boomer Esiason pass completed to WR Wesley Walker for 9 yards and a TOUCHDOWN! San Diego 16, Minnesota 16
OFFENSE221 Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Over, Regular Personnel, Cover-1
QB B.Esiason
***LDE M.JerueRush Passer+++
TE M.ScottOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++3tcDT G.WilliamsRush Passer+++
TE M.WilliamsSecondary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++1tcDT T.LiebensteinRush Passer+++
Z(FL) W.WalkerPrimary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++RDE R.ThompsonRush Passer+++
RB C.WarnerOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++SLB L.BoydSpy on QB+++
FB T.PaigeOutlet, 0 Dig (0-4)+++MLB R.McKenzieMan-to-Man+++
LT G.Howe
+++WLB K.WoodardBlitz Passer---
LG M.Kirchner
+++LCB V.McElroyMan-to-Man+++
C M.Baab
+++RCB E.ThomasMan-to-Man+++
RG A.Starkey
+++SS K.JustinMan-to-Man+++
RT R.Taylor
+++FS E.RobinsonDeep Zone---
(4Q: 01:53) Extra point by Ray Petrick was good. San Diego 17, Minnesota 16
(4Q: 01:45) Ray Petrick kicked off 56 yards from the SDO35. Lyle Pickens returned the ball 20 yards to the MIN29. Tackled by Joe Nash.
1-10-MIN29 (4Q: 01:38) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Art Monk for 10 yards. Tackled by CB Ronnie Burgess.
OFFENSE104 Personnel, Pro formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 4 Curl (9-12)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 3 Comeback (9-12)+++RDE D.LittleRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanProtect+++MLB W.MossShort Zone+++
SLOT H.JonesOutlet, S Screen (S)+++LCB A.McMillianBlitz Passer+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN39 (4Q: 01:15) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 0 yards. Tackled by ILB Lucius Sanford.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, Weak formation, PistolDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, S Screen (S)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleProtect+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 0 Dig (0-4)+++RDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, S Screen (S)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone---
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
2-10-MIN39 (4Q: 01:07) PENALTY: QB Steve Grogan of Minnesota was called for Delay of Game.
2-15-MIN34 (4Q: 01:07) Steve Grogan pass completed to WR Drew Hill for 4 yards. Tackled by S Jim Burroughs.
OFFENSE113 Personnel, Strong formationDEFENSE43 Under, Nickel Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE J.NashRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleOutlet, W Wheel (9-18)+++3tcDT B.WinterRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 2 Slant (5-8)+++RDE L.HaynesRush Passer---
RB J.TautalatasiOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++MLB L.SanfordShort Zone+++
SLOT R.LanghorneOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++WLB D.LittleShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++RCB V.DeanDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++NB D.WaltersDeep Zone---
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
3-11-MIN38 (4Q: 00:56) Steve Grogan pass completed to TE David Little for 7 yards. Tackled by CB Vernon Dean, assisted by CB Danny Walters.
OFFENSE113t Personnel, I formationDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Cover-3 Sky
QB S.Grogan
***LDE D.LittleRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
TE D.LittleSecondary, 1 Out (5-8)+++3tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillOutlet, 8 Post (19-26)+++RDE L.HaynesRush Passer---
RB T.NathanProtect+++MLB W.MossBlitz Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghornePrimary, W Wheel (9-18)+++LCB A.McMillianShort Zone+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanShort Zone+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessDeep Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersDeep Zone+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksShort Zone+++
RT S.August
+++FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
Minnesota called a time out.
4-4-MIN45 (4Q: 00:45) Steve Grogan pass fell incomplete, intended for WR Drew Hill. S Jim Burroughs defended the pass. The ball goes over on downs.
OFFENSE203 Personnel, Pro formation, ShotgunDEFENSE43 Under, Dime Personnel, Press-2
QB S.Grogan
***LDE T.GibsonRush Passer+++
X(SE) A.MonkOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++1tcDT W.PerryRush Passer+++
SLOT R.LanghorneSecondary, 5 Deep Out (13-18)+++3tcDT B.ThomasRush Passer+++
Z(FL) D.HillPrimary, 7 Corner (19-26)---RDE D.LittleRush Passer+++
RB T.NathanOutlet, F Flat (0-4)+++MLB W.MossBlitz Passer+++
FB S.EricksonOutlet, 2 Slant (5-8)+++LCB A.McMillianBump and Run+++
LT S.Moore
+++RCB V.DeanBump and Run+++
LG R.Caron
+++NB R.BurgessShort Zone+++
C C.Thomas
+++DB D.WaltersBlitz Passer+++
RG S.Wallace
+++SS D.HicksDeep Zone+++
RT S.August
---FS J.BurroughsDeep Zone+++
1-10-MIN45 (4Q: 00:35) Boomer Esiason dropped to one knee for -1 yards.
Final Score: San Diego Chargers 17, Minnesota Vikings 16

Informal Player Participation Grades

MinnesotaPlus (+++)Minus (---)Grade
RB James Brooks20100%
WR Hassan Jones70100%
C Bob White10100%
WR Jamie Holland10100%
WR Reggie Langhorne45198%
S Kerry Justin42198%
RB Junior Tautalatasi41295%
FB Santiago Erickson17194%
T Steve Moore70593%
C Chuck Thomas70593%
RB Tony Nathan26293%
G Steve Wallace69692%
WR Drew Hill66692%
DE Randy Watts11192%
WR Art Monk61691%
DT Jim Scott10191%
TE David Little58691%
CB Vann McElroy48591%
DT Gerald Williams38490%
DE Robert Thompson37490%
T Steve August67889%
T Roger Caron66889%
S Jeff Donaldson24389%
OLB Lester Boyd45688%
ILB Reggie McKenzie36588%
CB Lyle Pickens33587%
OLB Ken Woodard13287%
DT Todd Liebenstein44786%
DE Mark Jerue37686%
CB Eric Thomas42884%
TE Travis Tucker20483%
ILB Lance Sellers10283%
S Eugene Robinson25681%
DE Jim Herrmann8280%
OLB Micah Moon8280%
TE Chris Kelley2167%
DT Darien Hines1150%
San DiegoPlus (+++)Minus (---)Grade
WR Wesley Walker90100%
TE Mike Williams170100%
FB Tony Paige190100%
CB Ronnie Burgess230100%
S Donte Gomez30100%
WR Cornell Burbage10100%
OLB Dennis Gibson10100%
S Jim Burroughs71199%
WR Jim Jensen41198%
OLB Jim Morrissey37197%
TE Chris Dressel29197%
T Glen Howe51296%
WR Floyd Dixon44296%
DE Joe Nash45394%
DT William Perry54493%
OLB David Little67593%
CB Danny Walters38393%
C Mike Baab49492%
ILB Lucius Sanford46492%
S Dwight Hicks68692%
WR Ray Butler33392%
CB Audray McMillian66692%
ILB Winston Moss22292%
DT Blaise Winter50591%
CB Vernon Dean68791%
G Mark Kirchner48591%
DE Grayson McCormick16289%
RB Boyce Green27487%
DT Ben Thomas33587%
RB Curt Warner19386%
DE Tom Gibson46885%
G Alex Starkey45885%
TE Malcolm Scott10283%
T Rob Taylor44983%
DE Louis Haynes5456%