1987 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-11
Finishing 4th in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Ray Perkins (4-11)
Location: Tampa, Florida
1987 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Roster
1987 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Results

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League ended the 1987 season with a record of 4 wins and 11 losses, finishing fourth in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference.

The Buccaneers racked up 286 points, but the defense allowed 360. Steve DeBerg tossed for 1,891 yards, and Vinny Testaverde took a significant amount of snaps also. James Wilder caught 40 balls, while Gerald Carter contributed 586 receiving yards. Calvin Magee contributed to the receiving game, too.

James Wilder rushed for a team-high 488 yards for Tampa Bay.

Paul Tripoli picked off 3 opponent throws. Ron Holmes sacked quarterbacks 8 times.

Ray Perkins coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Steve DeBerg27515957.818916.9145.172.5642018585.3
Vinny Testaverde1657143.010816.653.063.6401814060.2
Jim Zorn362055.61995.500.025.6261648.3
Mike Hold24833.31235.128.314.26131861.6
John Reaves16637.5835.216.200.02611275.8
Steve Bartalo100.000.000.01100.00000.0
Totals51726451.133776.5224.3173.364 43361


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Wilder1064884.621 0
Jeff Smith1003093.146 2
Adrian Wright371123.011 0
Bobby Howard301003.331 1
Harold Ricks24763.214 1
Mike Hold7699.935 0
Vinny Testaverde13503.817 1
Eddie Hunter8415.111 0
Cliff Austin19321.71
Steve Bartalo9303.31
Charles Gladman12292.40
Dan Land9202.20
Eric Streater155.00
Jim Zorn441.00
Bruce Hill331.00
Derrick Thomas122.00
Greg Boone122.00
Phil Freeman111.00
Ray Criswell100.00
Steve DeBerg8-8-1.00
Totals39413653.546 7


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
James Wilder403288.232 1
Gerald Carter3858615.457 5
Calvin Magee3442412.537 3
Mark Carrier2642316.338 3
Bruce Hill2340317.540 2
Jeff Smith201979.834 2
Ron Hall1616910.629 1
Adrian Wright13987.515 1
Steve Holloway1012712.726 0
Bobby Howard1012312.345 0
Phil Freeman814117.664 2
Eric Streater511723.461 2
Solomon Miller59719.433 0
Cliff Austin55110.220 0
Gene Taylor22110.511 0
Charles Gladman284.00
Eddie Hunter242.00
Dwayne Dixon11818.018 0
Herkie Walls11313.013 0
Harold Ricks11212.012 0
Steve Carter11212.012 0
Steve Bartalo155.00
Totals264337712.864 22


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Donald Igwebuike262492.3181477.866
Van Tiffin77100.06583.322


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Frank Garcia62240938.958
Ray Criswell26104640.261

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Futrell242138.922 0
Ivory Curry33210.714 0
Herkie Walls4123.011 0
Totals312578.322 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Futrell3160919.640 0
Herkie Walls613622.739 0
Jeff Smith58416.821 0
Solomon Miller36822.725 0
Ivory Curry35317.720 0
Harold Ricks12626.026 0
Adrian Wright11717.017 0
Charles Gladman11616.016 0
Steve Bartalo11515.015 0
Bruce Hill188.00
Bobby Howard155.00
Kevin Walker100.00
Mark Carrier100.00
Totals56103718.540 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Paul Tripoli3175.715 1
Ray Isom26733.538 0
Rick Woods26331.542 0
Bobby Futrell24623.023 0
Kevin Walker23015.030 1
Rod Jones294.50
Bobby Kemp11111.011 0
Brian Gant155.00
Sankar Montoute100.00
Totals1624815.542 2


Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Donald Igwebuike1424066
Gerald Carter500030
Jeff Smith22000024
Van Tiffin57022
Mark Carrier3000018
Calvin Magee300018
Phil Freeman0200012
Bruce Hill02000012
Eric Streater0200012
Kevin Walker010006
Steve Bartalo1000006
Ron Hall10006
Winston Moss10006
James Wilder010006
Vinny Testaverde10006
Bobby Howard1000006
Cliff Austin100006
Arthur Wells10006
Harold Ricks1000006
Paul Tripoli10006
Adrian Wright0100006