Week 4: Denver Nuggets at Phoenix Suns

September 29, 2024
70°
Talking Stick Resort Arena (Phoenix, AZ) Attendance: 12,951 (70%)
Nuggets 0 3 6 23 - 32
Suns 7 0 0 0 - 7

Scoring Summary

(Qtr 1) Suns: 2-8-DEN 8 (0:22) 23-Matthew Wilson ran to DEN 0 for 8 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 9-Mike Dunlap. PHO 7 DEN 0
(Qtr 2) Nuggets: 4-3-PHO 35 (6:34) 14-Thomas Wolf 53 yard field goal is GOOD. PHO 7 DEN 3
(Qtr 3) Nuggets: 4-2-PHO 23 (6:50) 14-Thomas Wolf 41 yard field goal is GOOD. PHO 7 DEN 6
(Qtr 3) Nuggets: 4-4-PHO 8 (2:25) 14-Thomas Wolf 26 yard field goal is GOOD. PHO 7 DEN 9
(Qtr 4) Nuggets: 2-8-PHO 8 (9:02) 3-Richard Rice pass complete to 80-Walter Garon for 8 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 14-Thomas Wolf. PHO 7 DEN 16
(Qtr 4) Nuggets: 1-10-DEN 45 (6:05) 3-Richard Rice pass complete to 22-Maynard Prada for 55 yards. TOUCHDOWN!
(Qtr 4) Nuggets: 4-2-PHO 19 (3:09) 14-Thomas Wolf 38 yard field goal is GOOD. PHO 7 DEN 25
(Qtr 4) Nuggets: 3-1-PHO 1 (1:55) 3-Richard Rice pass complete to 20-Roderick Williams for 1 yards. TOUCHDOWN! Extra point GOOD by 14-Thomas Wolf. PHO 7 DEN 32

Team Statistics

Suns Nuggets
First Downs 14 17
- Rushing 6 7
- Passing 5 8
- Penalty 3 2
Total Net Yards 220 403
- Offensive Plays 67 67
- Yards Per Play 3.28 6.01
Net Rushing Yards 109 127
- Rushing Attempts 24 34
- Yards Per Rush 4.54 3.74
Net Passing Yards 111 276
- Att/Comp/Int 41 / 22 / 2 33 / 23 / 1
- Gross Passing Yards 132 276
- Sacks/Yards Lost 2 / 21 0 / 0
- Yards Per Pass Play 2.58 8.36
- Yards Per Completion 6.00 12.00
Fumbles/Lost 1 / 1 1 / 0
3rd Down Conversions 6 / 17 6 / 14
- Avg YTG on 3rd Down 8.3 6.0
4th Down Conversions 0 / 1 0 / 1
Penalties/Yards 4 / 45 7 / 50
Punt Returns/Yards 0 / 0 3 / 15
Kick Returns/Yards 0 / 0 1 / 28
Int Returns/Yards 1 / 6 2 / 29
2pt Conversions 0 / 0 0 / 1
Red Zone Visits 1 5
- Red Zone TDs/FGs 1 / 0 2 / 2
Avg Drive Start OWN 23 OWN 40
Time of Possession 27:37 32:23

Drive Charts

Phoenix Suns

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 15:00 1:39 OWN 25 6 12 Punt
1 8:34 8:16 OWN 20 15 80 Touchdown
2 11:27 2:12 OWN 9 3 8 Punt
2 6:29 1:00 OWN 25 3 -1 Punt
2 3:33 3:08 OWN 10 11 55 Missed FG
3 11:01 1:23 OWN 43 4 13 Fumble
3 6:47 1:34 OWN 25 3 8 Interception
3 2:22 1:44 OWN 25 4 12 Punt
4 11:53 0:53 OWN 20 3 7 Punt
4 8:57 2:10 OWN 25 3 -6 Punt
4 5:55 0:58 OWN 25 6 17 Downs
4 3:06 0:53 OWN 25 3 5 Interception
4 1:51 1:47 OWN 25 4 21 Punt

Denver Nuggets

Qtr Start Poss From Plays Yards Result
1 13:21 4:46 OWN 19 9 55 Interception
1 0:19 3:52 OWN 26 8 30 Punt
2 9:15 2:45 OWN 35 6 29 Field Goal
2 5:30 1:57 OWN 40 3 3 Punt
2 0:25 0:25 OWN 43 2 18 Missed FG
3 15:00 3:59 OWN 25 8 43 Downs
3 9:39 2:52 OWN 44 4 33 Field Goal
3 5:12 2:50 OPP 34 5 26 Field Goal
3 0:38 3:46 OWN 19 7 33 Punt
4 11:00 2:03 OWN 40 4 60 Touchdown
4 6:47 0:52 OWN 34 2 66 Touchdown
4 4:57 1:51 OPP 42 4 23 Field Goal
4 2:12 0:21 OPP 7 3 7 Touchdown
4 0:04 0:04 OWN 12 1 0 Game

Rushing Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Isaac Howard 16 55 3.44 10 1 0
Matthew Wilson 8 54 6.75 12 3 1

Denver Nuggets

Name Att Yds Avg Lng 10+ TDs
Randy Joiner 15 73 4.87 14 4 0
Stuart Hobbs 13 35 2.69 13 2 0
Wallace McCollum 5 18 3.60 11 1 0
Maynard Prada 1 1 1.00 1 0 0

Passing Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Bo Arrow 41 22 132 2 / 21 0 22 2 39.89

Denver Nuggets

Name Att Comp Yds Sk/Yd TDs Lng Int Rate
Richard Rice 33 23 276 0 / 0 3 55 1 112.69

Receiving Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
David Medlock 5 68 13.60 22 0
Daniel Burton 5 13 2.60 6 0
James Faust 1 12 12.00 12 0
Wilt Chamberlain 3 11 3.67 7 0
Devon Hall 1 10 10.00 10 0
Isaac Howard 5 8 1.60 7 0
Matthew Wilson 1 7 7.00 7 0
Ted Newman 1 3 3.00 3 0

Denver Nuggets

Name Rec Yds Avg Lng TDs
William Ward 6 61 10.17 22 0
Maynard Prada 1 55 55.00 55 1
Glen Smith 5 45 9.00 18 0
Roderick Williams 2 42 21.00 41 1
Stuart Hobbs 5 33 6.60 9 0
Randy Joiner 2 21 10.50 13 0
Wallace McCollum 1 11 11.00 11 0
Walter Garon 1 8 8.00 8 1

Blocking Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Gilbert Kelley 12 0 1 1
Adam Clark 51 34 1 2
Kenneth Carson 1 1 0 0
Ted Newman 0 3 0 0
David Medlock 0 11 0 1
James Faust 0 18 0 3
Bruce Castillo 0 4 0 1
Eric Clark 3 7 0 0
John Walter 0 1 0 0
Joseph Bax 0 1 0 0
Norman Simmons 0 1 0 0
James Johnson 0 1 0 0
James Jenkins 0 1 0 0
Jordan Wright 9 1 0 0
Ben Cruz 0 1 0 0
Isaac Howard 9 1 0 0
Patrick Gardner 8 2 0 0
Michael Wilson 5 2 0 1
Wilt Chamberlain 1 28 0 1
Daniel Burton 2 12 0 1
Matthew Wilson 6 0 0 0
James Moore 0 16 0 0
Richard Eck 48 31 0 0
Darell Wilson 51 39 0 1
Benjamin Mitchell 45 33 0 1
Julio Barnett 38 25 0 3
Nicholas Stair 5 2 0 0

Denver Nuggets

Name PassBlk RunBlk SkAlld TklAlld
Mario Smith 0 2 0 0
James Smith 10 5 0 0
Sam Cassell 2 2 0 1
Edward Paige 0 3 0 0
Tony Ramsey 0 2 0 0
Roderick Williams 3 6 0 1
Vernon Ballard 10 4 0 1
Steven Brunt 9 3 0 0
Robert Ward 0 3 0 0
Jason Kidd 0 3 0 0
Gary Greene 0 3 0 0
Benjamin Kline 0 2 0 1
Terry Gall 2 2 0 1
John Wilder 0 2 0 0
Kyle Ford 1 2 0 0
John Blake 0 1 0 0
Jeffrey Brown 0 2 0 0
Ronald McCoy 0 2 0 1
Lonnie Burns 41 39 0 1
Glenn Simpson 0 16 0 0
Kenneth Mitchell 33 39 0 4
Dudley Warner 40 39 0 1
Jason Smith 35 39 0 2
Collin Brakebill 41 38 0 2
Wallace McCollum 18 13 0 1
Brad Williams 0 12 0 0
Randy Joiner 5 1 0 0
Elton Adams 0 1 0 0
Stuart Hobbs 6 5 0 1
William Ward 2 24 0 1
Glen Smith 0 19 0 2
Walter Garon 8 15 0 0
Ralph Brown 0 5 0 1
William Harris 0 2 0 0
Charles Bear 0 1 0 0

Interception Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Kenneth Smothers 1 6 6.00 0

Denver Nuggets

Name Int Yds Avg TDs
Ronald McCoy 1 29 29.00 0
Edward Paige 1 0 0.00 0

Fumble Stats

Phoenix Suns

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
Isaac Howard 1 0 0 0
Richard Bilderback 0 0 1 0

Denver Nuggets

Name Fumb Recov Force TDs
William Ward 1 1 0 0
Jeffrey Brown 0 1 1 0

Punting

Phoenix Suns

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Rudy Epley 7 309 44.14 42.00 49 3

Denver Nuggets

Name Punts Yds Avg Net Lng In 20
Robert Smith 3 136 45.33 36.67 54 2

Kicking

Phoenix Suns

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Mike Dunlap 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 1 - 1 / 1

Denver Nuggets

Name FG 40+ 50+ Lng XP
Thomas Wolf 4 / 5 2 / 3 1 / 2 53 2 / 2

Punt Return

Phoenix Suns

Denver Nuggets

Name Ret Yds Avg Lng TDs
Stuart Hobbs 3 15 5.0 9 0

Kick Return

Phoenix Suns

Denver Nuggets

Name Ret Yds Avg TDs
Stuart Hobbs 1 28 28.0 0

Defensive Stats