Preseason Week 3: New York Giants at Buffalo Bills

August 27, 2005
76°
Rich Stadium (Buffalo, NY) Attendance: 31,574 (42%)
New York Giants 6 2 0 0 - 8
Buffalo Bills 3 0 0 0 - 3

Scoring Summary

(Qtr 1) New York Giants: 2-7-BUF 11 (6:34) 5-John Triplett pass complete to 87-Dennis Preston to BUF 0 for 10 yards. TOUCHDOWN!
(Qtr 1) Buffalo Bills: 4-2-NYG 33 (1:02) 13-Jesse Hudson 51 yard field goal is GOOD. BUF 3 NYG 6
(Qtr 2) New York Giants: 1-10-BUF 3 (12:41) 19-William Mathews sacked at BUF -4 for -7 yards (54-Larry McCoy). Sack allowed by 80-Marty Miller. SAFETY! (54-Larry McCoy) BUF 80-Marty Miller was injured on the play. He looks like he should be able to return. BUF 3 NYG 8

Team Statistics

Buffalo Bills New York Giants
First Downs 11 17
- Rushing 4 7
- Passing 6 8
- Penalty 1 2
Total Net Yards 179 256
- Offensive Plays 62 61
- Yards Per Play 2.89 4.20
Net Rushing Yards 46 128
- Rushing Attempts 23 31
- Yards Per Rush 2.00 4.13
Net Passing Yards 133 128
- Att/Comp/Int 32 / 19 / 0 29 / 16 / 0
- Gross Passing Yards 185 136
- Sacks/Yards Lost 7 / 52 1 / 8
- Yards Per Pass Play 3.41 4.27
- Yards Per Completion 9.74 8.50
Fumbles/Lost 0 / 0 0 / 0
3rd Down Conversions 5 / 18 3 / 13
- Avg YTG on 3rd Down 9.0 8.2
4th Down Conversions 2 / 2 0 / 0
Penalties/Yards 3 / 21 2 / 13
Punt Returns/Yards 1 / 7 4 / 59
Kick Returns/Yards 2 / 35 2 / 54
Int Returns/Yards 0 / 0 0 / 0
2pt Conversions 0 / 0 0 / 0
Red Zone Visits 0 1
- Red Zone TDs/FGs 0 / 0 1 / 0
Avg Drive Start OWN 22 OWN 31
Time of Possession 29:09 30:50

Drive Charts

Buffalo Bills

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 15:00 1:36 OWN 27 3 7 Punt
1 11:17 2:04 OWN 14 3 3 Punt
1 6:30 5:32 OWN 33 9 34 Field Goal
2 12:40 0:03 OWN 3 1 -8 Safety
2 9:42 5:16 OWN 5 10 59 Punt
2 1:55 1:32 OWN 35 3 -3 Punt
2 0:01 0:01 OWN 49 1 13 Half
3 13:36 1:31 OWN 19 3 7 Punt
3 9:07 0:54 OWN 11 3 7 Punt
3 4:47 3:34 OWN 39 6 15 Punt
4 14:51 2:29 OWN 28 5 -2 Punt
4 9:20 2:44 OWN 8 4 23 Punt
4 1:53 1:53 OWN 11 11 29 Game

New York Giants

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 13:24 2:07 OWN 29 4 25 Punt
1 9:13 2:43 OPP 34 6 34 Touchdown
1 0:58 3:18 OWN 27 8 25 Punt
2 12:37 2:54 OWN 41 4 18 Punt
2 4:26 2:31 OWN 9 6 25 Punt
2 0:23 0:22 OWN 37 3 21 Missed FG
3 15:00 1:24 OWN 25 3 6 Punt
3 12:05 2:58 OWN 34 6 16 Punt
3 8:12 3:25 OWN 35 6 34 Missed FG
3 1:14 1:23 OWN 20 3 10 Punt
4 12:22 3:03 OWN 31 5 21 Punt
4 6:35 4:42 OWN 15 7 31 Punt

Rushing Stats

Buffalo Bills

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Mario Alvarado 11 21 1.91 12 1 0
Marty Miller 7 11 1.57 5 0 0
Micheal Long 1 7 7.00 7 0 0
David Thornton 3 4 1.33 5 0 0
Joseph Haas 1 3 3.00 3 0 0

New York Giants

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Kelvin Lim 16 70 4.38 13 2 0
Ricky Fletcher 6 32 5.33 13 2 0
James Price 8 21 2.63 11 1 0
William Grant 1 5 5.00 5 0 0

Passing Stats

Buffalo Bills

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
William Mathews 15 11 93 2 / 13 0 34 0 89.03
Micheal Long 17 8 92 5 / 39 0 33 0 63.85

New York Giants

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
John Triplett 17 10 83 1 / 8 1 18 0 91.05
Richard Rivers 12 6 53 0 / 0 0 12 0 62.15

Receiving Stats

Buffalo Bills

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
Andrew Brennan 3 51 17.00 34 0
Cristopher Smith 2 41 20.50 33 0
Thomas Mitchell 6 37 6.17 10 0
Marty Miller 3 36 12.00 17 0
Thomas Solomon 3 15 5.00 7 0
Nathanial Painter 1 5 5.00 5 0
Mario Alvarado 1 0 0.00 0 0

New York Giants

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
Dennis Preston 5 42 8.40 13 1
Ricky Fletcher 2 20 10.00 18 0
Darrin Cook 2 15 7.50 8 0
Peter Tuttle 3 14 4.67 6 0
Michael Durbin 1 12 12.00 12 0
Joe Walters 1 11 11.00 11 0
Kelvin Lim 1 11 11.00 11 0
Philip Maguire 1 11 11.00 11 0

Blocking Stats

Buffalo Bills

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Christopher Powell 48 27 1 2
Nathanial Painter 1 7 1 1
Marty Miller 12 4 1 1
Cody Pierce 50 27 1 1
Alfredo Matthews 18 6 1 2
Mark Cummings 27 15 1 1
James Maynard 33 19 1 3
Reggie Herrera 1 0 0 0
Gregory McNear 0 1 0 0
Joseph Haas 5 5 0 0
Allen Danforth 0 2 0 0
William Bice 5 2 0 0
Clarence Burnette 0 2 0 0
Richard Peres 3 0 0 0
Virgil Brown 5 1 0 0
Arturo Patterson 5 3 0 0
Jose Rangel 1 1 0 0
Thomas Solomon 8 13 0 0
Andrew Brennan 3 9 0 2
Cristopher Smith 0 13 0 0
Rudolph Stinson 3 2 0 0
Thomas Mitchell 0 6 0 0
Mario Alvarado 9 1 0 0
Robert Holmes 22 16 0 0
Raymond Turner 22 17 0 0
Brandon Bolton 19 14 0 3
David Thornton 32 17 0 2
Tracy Reyes 0 2 0 0
Francis Johnson 0 2 0 0
Edward Shive 0 3 0 0
Malcolm Espinoza 0 2 0 0
Juan Brock 0 2 0 1
Charles Huntington 0 2 0 0
Gordon Rawley 0 1 0 0

New York Giants

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Andrew Thomas 20 17 1 2
Willie Martinez 0 4 0 0
Joe Walters 0 8 0 2
Malik Nabers 0 4 0 0
Thomas Newsome 23 20 0 0
Charles McCarthy 19 24 0 2
Augustus Dickey 9 7 0 0
Darrin Cook 0 11 0 0
Kelvin Lim 3 4 0 1
William Morton 0 1 0 0
Julio Smith 0 4 0 0
James Price 5 3 0 0
Matthew Thornton 18 21 0 2
Doug Macaulay 10 15 0 2
Willie Ashlock 8 5 0 1
Tommy Clouse 0 1 0 0
Jordan Garvin 0 1 0 0
Philip Maguire 0 2 0 0
Ricky Fletcher 3 1 0 0
Gilbert Sinclair 0 4 0 0
Kirk Overton 0 4 0 0
Morris Tirado 0 7 0 0
Jake Kaufman 0 3 0 0
Larry McCoy 0 4 0 0
William Parenteau 20 11 0 2
Edward James 24 15 0 0
Dennis Preston 10 14 0 0
Jaime Preuss 18 12 0 0
Gene Stein 19 17 0 0
Dan Hubbard 17 12 0 0
Nicolas Velazco 0 5 0 0
Michael Durbin 8 23 0 1
Peter Tuttle 1 9 0 1
William Grant 3 15 0 1
Mark Dahl 27 26 0 1
Gary Linder 3 6 0 1
Ian Knudsen 0 2 0 0
John Wilkerson 2 4 0 1
Brian McGuire 1 2 0 0

Interception Stats

Buffalo Bills

New York Giants

Fumble Stats

Buffalo Bills

New York Giants

Punting

Buffalo Bills

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Ryan Matas 9 407 45.22 36.00 55 2

New York Giants

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Carl Schrimsher 9 335 37.22 39.89 50 7

Kicking

Buffalo Bills

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Jesse Hudson 1 / 1 1 / 1 1 / 1 51 0 / 0

New York Giants

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
John Wilkerson 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 - 0 / 1
Charles McCarthy 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 - 0 / 0

Punt Return

Buffalo Bills

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Cristopher Smith 1 7 7.0 7 0

New York Giants

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Kelvin Lim 4 59 14.8 32 0

Kick Return

Buffalo Bills

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Cristopher Smith 2 35 17.5 0

New York Giants

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Kelvin Lim 2 54 27.0 0

Defensive Stats