Oct. 17, 1983 -- Washington at Green Bay
ABC Sports Online

Jan Stenerud's 20-yard field goal with 50 seconds left lifted Green Bay over Washington in the highest-scoring Monday Night game ever. Mark Moseley, who kicked four field goals, had a chance to win the game for Washington, but had his 39-yard attempt sail wide left with three seconds to go. The Packers trailed 47-45 with 1:50 to go, but Lynn Dickey's 56-yard pass to Gerry Ellis set up the winning kick. Lynn Dickey completed 22-of-31 passes for 387 yards and 3 TDs, while Joe Theismann passed for 398 yards and 2 scores. The two teams combined for 1,025 total yards (Washington 552, Green Bay 473).

Scoring By Quarter
  1 2 3 4 Total
Washington 10 10 13 14 47
Green Bay 10 14 7 17 48

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
GB TD Mike Douglass 22 YD fumble recovery (Jan Stenerud kick), 1:07 GREEN BAY 7-0
WAS TD Clint Didier 0 YD fumble recovery (Mark Moseley kick), 4:25 TIED 7-7
GB FG Jan Stenerud 47 YD, 8:26 GREEN BAY 10-7
WAS TD Mark Moseley 42 YD, 14:22 TIED 10-10
2nd Quarter
GB TD Paul Coffman 36 YD pass from Lynn Dickey (Jan Stenerud kick), 0:06 GREEN BAY 17-10
WAS TD John Riggins 1 YD run (Mark Moseley kick), 3:55 TIED 17-17
GB TD Paul Coffman 9 YD pass from Lynn Dickey (Jan Stenerud kick), 14:04 GREEN BAY 24-17
WAS FG Mark Moseley 28 YD, 14:58 2nd GREEN BAY 24-20
3rd Quarter
GB TD Gerry Ellis 24 YD run (Jan Stenerud kick), 1:42 GREEN BAY 31-20
WAS FG Mark Moseley 31 YD, 4:10 GREEN BAY 31-23
WAS TD Joe Washington 6 YD pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick), 9:35 GREEN BAY 31-30
WAS FG Mark Moseley 28 YD, 14:50 WASHINGTON 33-31
4th Quarter
GB TD Gary Lewis 2 run (Jan Stenerud kick), 1:15 GREEN BAY 38-33
WAS TD John Riggins 1 run (Mark Moseley kick), 5:03 WASHINGTON 40-38
GB TD Mike Meade 31 pass from Lynn Dickey (Jan Stenerud kick), 7:37 GREEN BAY 45-40
WAS TD Joe Washington 6 YD pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick), 12:10 WASHINGTON 47-45
GB FG Jan Stenerud 20 YD, 14:10 GREEN BAY 48-47

Team Statistics
  Washington Green Bay
Rushing Yards 184 70
Passing Yards 368 403
Total Yards 552 473

Passing
REDSKINS CMP ATT YDS TD INT
Joe Theismann 27 39 398 2 0
PACKERS CMP ATT YDS TD INT
Lynn Dickey 22 31 387 3 1
Eddie Lee Ivery 1 1 35 0 0

Rushing
REDSKINS ATT YDS AVG TD
John Riggins 25 98 3.9 2
Joe Washington 16 80 5.0 0
Joe Theismann 1 14 14.0 0
Art Monk 1 -8 -8.0 0
PACKERS ATT YDS AVG TD
Gerry Ellis 3 41 13.7 1
Eddie Lee Ivery 9 11 1.2 0
James Lofton 1 6 6.0 0
Mike Meade 2 6 3.0 0
Lynn Dickey 2 4 2.0 0
Gary Lewis 1 2 1.0 1

Receiving
REDSKINS REC YDS AVG TD
Art Monk 5 105 21.0 0
Charlie Brown 6 91 15.2 0
Don Warren 4 70 17.5 0
Nick Giaquinto 2 66 33.0 0
Joe Washington 9 57 6.3 2
John Riggins 1 9 9.0 0
PACKERS REC YDS AVG TD
Paul Coffman 6 124 20.7 2
Gerry Ellis 4 105 26.3 0
James Lofton 5 96 19.2 0
John Jefferson 4 50 12.5 0
Mike Meade 2 35 17.5 1
Phil Epps 1 7 7.0 0
Eddie Lee Ivery 5 5 5.0 0

Interceptions
REDSKINS INT YDS TD
Anthony Washington 1 4 0
PACKERS INT YDS TD
None



 
  ESPN.com:  HELP |  ADVERTISER INFO |  CONTACT US |  TOOLS |  SITE MAP
Copyright ©2002 ESPN Internet Group. Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and Safety Information are applicable to this site. Employment opportunities at ESPN.com.

 


SEARCH
Keyword

Keyword: Monday Night Football