1987 Houston Oilers Schedule & Results

1987 Houston Oilers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Preseason

Thursday, August 13, 1987 FINAL
Kansas City (1-1) 32
Houston (0-1) 20
Saturday, August 22, 1987 FINAL
Houston (1-1) 16
New Orleans (1-1) 13
Saturday, August 29, 1987 FINAL
Houston (1-2) 6
Indianapolis (2-1) 17
Saturday, September 5, 1987 FINAL
Houston (2-2) 18
Dallas (1-3) 13

Regular Season

Sun 9/13 1234FINAL
LA Rams (0-1) 673016
Houston (1-0) 0301720
Pass
J. Everett (LA), 26-9-125, 2 INT, 0 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 43-21-310, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Dickerson (LA), 27-149
M. Rozier (HOU), 20-93
Rec
H. Ellard (LA), 6-74
E. Givins (HOU), 6-117, 1 TD
Sun 9/20 1234FINAL
Houston (1-1) 31431030
Buffalo (1-1) 31002134
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 27-13-142, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Kelly (BUF), 43-26-293, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
M. Rozier (HOU), 29-150, 1 TD
J. Mueller (BUF), 9-47
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 5-66, 1 TD
R. Harmon (BUF), 8-82, 1 TD
Sun 10/4 1234FINAL
Houston (2-1) 710101340
Denver (1-1-1) 0100010
Pass
B. Pease (HOU), 25-15-260, 0 INT, 1 TD
K. Karcher (DEN), 40-22-226, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
A. Jackson (HOU), 21-99, 1 TD
S. Caldwell (DEN), 10-30
Rec
L. Harris (HOU), 3-51
B. Micho (DEN), 9-69
Sun 10/11 1234FINAL
Houston (3-1) 076215
Cleveland (2-2) 300710
Pass
B. Pease (HOU), 25-13-150, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Christensen (CLE), 27-13-152, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
H. Hunter (HOU), 28-121
M. Everett (CLE), 10-27
Rec
L. Harris (HOU), 6-104
P. Kemp (CLE), 5-96
Sun 10/18 1234FINAL
New England (3-2) 1470021
Houston (3-2) 70007
Pass
D. Flutie (NE), 25-15-199, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Pease (HOU), 49-21-250, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Davis (NE), 7-47
A. Jackson (HOU), 18-69
Rec
L. Linne (NE), 4-81, 1 TD
O. Williams (HOU), 9-124, 1 TD
Sun 10/25 1234FINAL
Atlanta (2-4) 31014633
Houston (4-2) 31071737
Pass
S. Campbell (ATL), 26-14-187, 1 INT, 3 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 34-15-242, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
G. Riggs (ATL), 21-113
M. Rozier (HOU), 29-144, 1 TD
Rec
S. Bailey (ATL), 4-56, 1 TD
E. Givins (HOU), 5-99, 1 TD
Sun 11/1 1234FINAL
Houston (5-2) 7071731
Cincinnati (2-5) 3671329
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 29-18-191, 1 INT, 2 TD
B. Esiason (CIN), 41-26-387, 2 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Moon (HOU), 5-43, 1 TD
L. Kinnebrew (CIN), 13-49
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 6-55
C. Collinsworth (CIN), 8-121
Sun 11/8 1234FINAL
Houston (5-3) 337720
San Francisco (7-1) 777627
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 36-17-198, 3 INT, 2 TD
J. Montana (SF), 46-32-289, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
A. Jackson (HOU), 7-16
R. Craig (SF), 16-68
Rec
A. Jackson (HOU), 5-30
R. Craig (SF), 8-51
Sun 11/15 1234FINAL
Houston (6-3) 0314623
Pittsburgh (5-4) 30003
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 22-16-239, 0 INT, 2 TD
M. Malone (PIT), 22-7-89, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
M. Rozier (HOU), 29-112
F. Pollard (PIT), 6-55
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 4-52
W. Abercrombie (PIT), 4-28
Sun 11/22 1234FINAL
Cleveland (7-3) 91714040
Houston (6-4) 00707
Pass
B. Kosar (CLE), 26-15-257, 0 INT, 2 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 23-5-193, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
K. Mack (CLE), 26-114, 1 TD
M. Rozier (HOU), 11-43
Rec
W. Slaughter (CLE), 4-79, 1 TD
E. Givins (HOU), 3-126, 1 TD
Sun 11/29 1234FINAL
Houston (6-5) 01071027
Indianapolis (6-5) 72132051
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 44-24-327, 2 INT, 3 TD
G. Hogeboom (IND), 15-8-149, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Rozier (HOU), 26-122
E. Dickerson (IND), 27-136, 2 TD
Rec
D. Hill (HOU), 7-134, 2 TD
M. Bouza (IND), 3-29, 1 TD
Sun 12/6 1234FINAL
San Diego (8-4) 056718
Houston (7-5) 10107633
Pass
D. Fouts (SD), 33-16-196, 0 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 24-13-186, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
T. Spencer (SD), 4-16
A. Pinkett (HOU), 11-53, 1 TD
Rec
W. Chandler (SD), 10-140
E. Givins (HOU), 5-93
Sun 12/13 1234FINAL
Houston (7-6) 037010
New Orleans (10-3) 7143024
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 36-16-258, 0 INT, 1 TD
B. Hebert (NO), 27-15-254, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
M. Rozier (HOU), 22-91
D. Hilliard (NO), 19-93
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 5-74, 1 TD
E. Martin (NO), 6-130, 2 TD
Sun 12/20 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (8-6) 337316
Houston (8-6) 0107724
Pass
M. Malone (PIT), 27-12-181, 3 INT, 0 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 25-12-240, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
E. Jackson (PIT), 18-75
M. Rozier (HOU), 19-37
Rec
J. Stallworth (PIT), 5-72
D. Hill (HOU), 4-109, 2 TD
Sun 12/27 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (4-11) 707317
Houston (9-6) 7140021
Pass
B. Esiason (CIN), 38-19-270, 2 INT, 1 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 25-14-280, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Brooks (CIN), 13-43
M. Rozier (HOU), 20-103
Rec
M. Martin (CIN), 5-80, 1 TD
D. Hill (HOU), 6-109

Postseason

1987 AFC Wild Card Game
Sun 1/3 12345F/OT
Seattle (9-6) 7337020
Houston (9-6) 31070323
Pass
D. Krieg (SEA), 38-16-237, 0 INT, 2 TD
W. Moon (HOU), 32-21-273, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Williams (SEA), 7-27
A. Highsmith (HOU), 12-74
Rec
S. Largent (SEA), 7-132, 2 TD
E. Givins (HOU), 7-89
1987 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 1/10 1234FINAL
Houston (9-6) 030710
Denver (10-4-1) 14103734
Pass
W. Moon (HOU), 43-24-264, 2 INT, 1 TD
J. Elway (DEN), 25-14-259, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Rozier (HOU), 9-25
S. Winder (DEN), 13-46
Rec
E. Givins (HOU), 6-84, 1 TD
V. Johnson (DEN), 4-105

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