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Posted: February 1, 1988

Super Bowl XXII
Washington 42, Denver 10

SuperBowl.com wire reports

San Diego Jack Murphy Stadium
San Diego, California
January 31, 1988
Attendance: 73,302
MVP: Doug Williams, QB, Washington

SCORING
  1 2 3 4 OT T
Washington 0 35 0 7   42
Denver 10 0 0 0   10
1st Quarter
DEN Nattiel 56 pass from Elway (Karliskick), 1:57
DEN FG Karlis 24,  5:51
2nd Quarter
WAS Sanders 80 pass from D. Williams (Haji-Sheikh kick), 0:53
WAS Clark 27 pass from D. Williams (Haji-Sheikh kick), 4:45   
WAS Smith 58 run  (Haji-Sheikh kick),  8:33
WAS Sanders 50 pass from D. Williams (Haji-Sheikh kick), 11:18
WAS Didier 8 pass from D. Williams (Haji-Sheikh kick), 13:56 
3rd Quarter
   
4th Quarter
WAS Smith 4 run  (Haji-Sheikh kick),  1:51
WASHINGTON REDSKINS
Total First Downs 25
Rushing 13
Passing 11
Penalty 1
Total Net Yardage 602
Total Offensive Plays 72
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 8.4
Rushes 40
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 280
Average Yards per Rush 7.0
Passes Attempted 30
Passes Completed 18
Had Intercepted 1
Tackled Attempting to Pass 2
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 18
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 322
Punts 4
Average Distance 37.5
Punt Returns 1
Punt Return Yardage 0
Kickoff Returns 3
Kickoff Return Yardage 46
Interception Return Yardage 11
Fumbles 1
Own Fumbles Recovered 1
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 0
Penalties 6
Yards Penalized 65
Total Points Scored 42
Touchdowns 6
Rushing 2
Passing 4
Returns 0
Extra Points 6
Field Goals 0
Fields Goals Attempted 1
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 9/15
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/0
Time of Possession 33:15
DENVER BRONCOS
Total First Downs 18
Rushing 6
Passing 10
Penalty 2
Total Net Yardage 327
Total Offensive Plays 61
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 5.4
Rushes 17
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 97
Average Yards per Rush 5.7
Passes Attempted 39
Passes Completed 15
Had Intercepted 3
Tackled Attempting to Pass 5
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 50
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 230
Punts 7
Average Distance 36.1
Punt Returns 2
Punt Return Yardage 18
Kickoff Returns 5
Kickoff Return Yardage 88
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 0
Own Fumbles Recovered 0
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 0
Penalties 5
Yards Penalized 26
Total Points Scored 10
Touchdowns 1
Rushing 0
Passing 1
Returns 0
Extra Points 1
Field Goals 1
Fields Goals Attempted 2
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 2/12
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/0
Time of Possession 24:45
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
D. Williams 18/29 340 4 1
Schroeder 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Smith 22 204 2 58t
Bryant 8 38 0 15
Clark 1 25 0 25
Rogers 5 17 0 5
Griffin 1 2 0 2
D. Williams 2 -2 0 1
Sanders 1 -4 0 4
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Sanders 9 193 2 80t
Clark 3 55 1 27t
Warren 2 15 0 9
Monk 1 40 0 40
Bryant 1 20 0 20
Smith 1 9 0 9
Didier 1 8 1 8t
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
Wilburn 2 11 11 0
Davis 1 0 0 0
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Cox 4 37.5 42 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Green 1/1 0 0 0
Yarber 0/1 0 ** 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Sanders 3 46 16 0
Offense
Player Pos
Bostic, Jeff C
McKenzie, Raleigh G
Thielemann, Ray G
Jacoby, Joe T
May, Mark T
Didier, Clint TE
Warren, Don TE
Clark, Gary WR
Sanders, Ricky WR
Smith, Timmy RB
Williams, Doug QB
Defense
Player Pos
Butz, Dave DT
Grant, Darryl DT
Manley, Dexter DE
Mann, Charles DE
Coleman, Monte OLB
Kaufman, Mel OLB
Olkewicz, Neal MLB
Bowles, Todd CB
Green, Darrell CB
Walton, Alvin FS
Wilburn, Barry SS
Substitutes
Player
Branch, Reggie
Bryant, Kelvin
Caldwell, Ravin
Cox, Steve
Davis, Brian
Dean, Vernon
Gouveia, Kurt
Griffin, Keith
Grimm, Russ
Haji-Sheikh, Ali
Hamel, Dean
Hamilton, Steve
Jones, Anthony
Kehr, Rick
Koch, Markus
Milot, Rich
Monk, Art
Orr, Terry
Rogers, George
Schroeder, Jay
Vaughn, Clarence
Woodberry, Dennis
Yarber, Eric
Did Not Play
Player
 
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Elway 14/38 257 1 3
Sewell 1/1 23 0 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Lang 5 38 0 13
Elway 3 32 0 21
Winder 8 30 0 13
Sewell 1 -3 0 3
 
 
 
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
M. Jackson 4 76 0 32
Sewell 4 41 0 18
Nattiel 2 69 1 56t
Kay 2 38 0 27
Winder 1 26 0 26
Elway 1 23 0 23
Lang 1 7 0 7
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
Castille 1 0 0 0
 
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Horan 7 36.1 43 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Clark 2/0 18 9 0
 
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Bell 5 88 21 0
Offense
Player Pos
Freeman, Mike C
Bishop, Keith G
Humphries, Stefan G
Lanier, Ken T
Studdard, David T
Kay, Clarence TE
Jackson, Mark WR
Nattiel, Ricky WR
Lang, Gene RB
Winder, Sammy RB
Elway, John QB
Defense
Player Pos
Kragen, Greg NT
Jones, Rulon DE
Townsend, Andre DE
Fletcher, Simon OLB
Ryan, Jim OLB
Hunley, Ricky ILB
Mecklenburg, Karl ILB
Haynes, Mark CB
Wilson, Steve CB
Lilly, Tony FS
Smith, Dennis SS
Substitutes
Player
Bell, Kenny
Boddie, Tony
Bowyer, Walt
Braxton, Tyrone
Brooks, Michael
Castille, Jeremiah
Clark, Kevin
Dennison, Rick
Gilbert, Freddie
Horan, Mike
Johnson, Vance
Karlis, Rich
Kartz, Keith
Klosterman, Bruce
Kubiak, Gary
Lucas, Tim
Micho, Bobby
Mobley, Orson
Plummer, Bruce
Robbins, Randy
Sewell, Steven
Watson, Steve
 
Did Not Play
Player
Lee, Larry