Exhibition Week 3, 1987

played in Dallas, TX

72 degrees, fair, 4 mph wind

New England Patriots6333-15
Dallas Cowboys60014-20

Scoring Summary
1Q: 12:30 NED - Elmo Boyd 11 pass from Jeff Hostetler (John Carney extra point failed)
1Q: 04:50 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 31 field goal
1Q: 01:01 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 24 field goal
2Q: 00:47 NED - John Carney 42 field goal
3Q: 11:27 NED - John Carney 49 field goal
4Q: 15:00 DAL - James Jones 3 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 09:28 DAL - Burt Andersen 6 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 05:52 NED - John Carney 37 field goal

Team StatisticsNEDDAL
Record0-22-0
First Downs1422
- by Rushing27
- by Passing1012
- by Penalty23
Total Net Yards255321
- Offensive Plays5466
- Yards per Play4.724.86
Net Rushing Yards46106
- Rushing Attempts1630
- Yards per Rush2.883.53
Net Passing Yards209215
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt33 - 25 - 032 - 20 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards248237
- Sacks/Yards Lost5/394/22
- Yards per Pass Play5.505.97
Fumbles/Lost0/02/1
3rd Down Conversions4/136/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.48.4
4th Down Conversions0/10/0
Penalties/Yards5/304/25
Punt Returns/Yards2/142/41
Kick Returns/Yards2/483/58
Interception Ret./Yards0/00/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits16
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/02/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 29OWN 39
Time of Possession26:4433:16

Drive Charts

New England Patriots
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:39OWN 25675Touchdown
14:442:34OWN 1734Punt
10:566:44OWN 251241Punt
26:343:31OWN 20741Punt
21:471:05OPP 43618Field Goal
313:192:00OWN 32436Field Goal
36:282:19OWN 3837Punt
414:501:31OWN 2533Punt
49:173:31OWN 40640Field Goal
42:141:05OWN 204-15Downs
Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:217:37OWN 281358Field Goal
12:101:14OPP 1033Field Goal
29:122:38OWN 20641Punt
23:031:16OWN 833Punt
20:420:42OWN 37225Missed FG
315:001:41OWN 2533Punt
311:194:51OWN 251043Fumble
34:094:19OWN 27973Touchdown
413:194:02OPP 46846Touchdown
45:463:32OWN 25627Punt
41:091:09OPP 53-1Game

Game MVP: Terry Beeson, New England Patriots

Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Ottis Anderson11262.361210
RB Alvin Moore2126.00800
QB Jeff Hostetler2105.00500
FB Rick Parros1-2-2.00-200
DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB James Jones22823.731931
QB Burt Andersen4112.75701
RB Marcus Allen351.67300
WR Dwight Clark188.00800

Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Elliot Diaz20121323/27032079.6
Jeff Hostetler13131162/121310129.5
DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Burt Andersen20121553/17026084.4
Steve Bono128821/5021086.1

Receiving Statistics

New EnglandCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Elmo Boyd77699.8646311
WR Jerry Rice687412.3323290
RB Ottis Anderson33248.0023240
RB Alvin Moore222412.0022140
TE Bobby Micho25136.50070
WR Darnell Powell113232.0030320
WR Larry Mucker1155.00050
FB Rick Parros11-4-4.000-40
TE Mark Boyer1233.00030
TE Greg Baty1288.00080
WR Weegie Thompson0100.00000
DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green797510.7130200
WR Dwight Clark497117.757210
WR Mervyn Fernandez466015.0034260
RB James Jones2294.50170
TE Todd Christensen111515.008150
RB Marcus Allen1166.00060
TE Ron Hall1311.00010
FB Larry Kinnebrew0100.00000

Interception Statistics

New EnglandIntsYardsAvgTD
DallasIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

New EnglandFumbRecovForceTD
DT Doug Smith0100
DT John Goodman0020
DallasFumbRecovForceTD
QB Burt Andersen1000
QB Steve Bono1000
G Terry Long0100

Punting Statistics

New EnglandPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Jim McCann515230.418.2462
DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell417343.329.8480

Kicking Statistics

New EnglandFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
John Carney3/32/20/0490/1
DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/30/10/1312/2

Punt Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Darnell Powell2147.00
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones24120.50

Kick Return Statistics

New EnglandRetYardsAvgTD
Rod Jones24824.00
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Bobby Joe Edmonds23919.50
Rod Barksdale11919.00

Defensive Statistics

New EnglandTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Hal Garner620.02424
DT John Goodman512.03030
S Tom Pridemore520.02428
CB Rod Jones510.02622
ILB Frank Manumaleuga500.0611
DE Terry Beeson412.02528
S Mike Reinfeldt410.02224
DT Doug Smith330.03035
OLB Chris Washington310.01716
CB Dwayne Woodruff300.0619
CB David Williams210.02529
DE Andre Townsend200.02424
S Bobby Kemp110.0710
CB Fred Marion100.0717
OLB Duane Bickett100.039
DE Mike Gann010.079
DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Mark Collins640.01635
S Dave Duerson510.01638
DE Leonard Marshall401.01637
ILB Ty Allert440.01324
OLB Mike Reichenbach410.01229
CB Rick Sanford400.01032
ILB Mike Walter300.0411
DE Bob Kohrs201.045
DT Lee Roy Selmon210.51230
S Albert Myers200.5822
OLB Eugene Marve220.0815
DT Fred Smerlas200.01332
DE Kevin Greene111.01636
DE Mark Studaway101.0715
S Dextor Clickscale110.0821
S Troy West110.0814
CB Nolan Cromwell100.017
WR Mervyn Fernandez10---------

Pass Rush Statistics

New EnglandSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Terry Beeson2.002028
DT John Goodman2.000030
DE Fred Stokes0.010018
DT Doug Smith0.001135
DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leonard Marshall1.003237
DE Kevin Greene1.000136
DE Bob Kohrs1.00005
DE Mark Studaway1.000015
DT Lee Roy Selmon0.500330
S Albert Myers0.500022
DT Fred Smerlas0.001032

Pass Defense Statistics

New EnglandCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Rod Jones30022
CB David Williams21029
S Tom Pridemore20028
ILB Frank Manumaleuga20011
CB Dwayne Woodruff20019
DT Doug Smith20035
OLB Chris Washington20016
ILB Hal Garner12024
S Mike Reinfeldt10024
DT John Goodman10030
S Bobby Kemp10010
CB Fred Marion10017
OLB Otis Wilson01018
DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Mark Collins60035
CB Rick Sanford41032
OLB Mike Reichenbach30029
ILB Ty Allert30024
S Dave Duerson20038
DT Lee Roy Selmon10030
CB Nolan Cromwell1007
OLB Eugene Marve10015
DE Leonard Marshall10037
ILB Mike Walter10011
S Troy West10014
S Albert Myers10022
CB Leonard Coleman01015

Blocking Statistics

New EnglandKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Randy Cross23016038
T Dean Steinkuhler13016238
C Nathan Henderson1309025
G David Diaz-Infante1109025
FB Rick Parros020806
G Joe Fields0107113
T Jackie Slater0107013
C Bill Bryan0107013
T Shaquille Jonas0009125
RB Alvin Moore0004110
DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Rich Strenger38030036
C Don Mosebar37030236
T Ken Reeves23030036
T Rusty Russell13023016
G Terry Long03030136
FB Larry Kinnebrew01010012
G Mike Schad0107020
RB James Jones00025129

Special Teams Tackles

New EnglandTacklesSTPlays
Jerry Rice210
Mike Reinfeldt121
Weegie Thompson114
K.C. Hoffman18
DallasTacklesSTPlays
Jay Novacek222
James Jones122
Nolan Cromwell120

Participation

New EnglandRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
DT Doug Smith------3035772
S Mike Reinfeldt------22242167
G Randy Cross1638------862
T Dean Steinkuhler1638------862
WR Jerry Rice1438------1062
DT John Goodman------3030161
DE Terry Beeson------2528760
CB Rod Jones------26221058
CB David Williams------2529357
RB Ottis Anderson1226------1856
S Tom Pridemore------2428355
OLB Chris Washington------17162053
DE Andre Townsend------2424250
ILB Hal Garner------2424250
WR Darnell Powell720------1744
T Shaquille Jonas925------842
G David Diaz-Infante925------842
OLB Otis Wilson------2318---41
CB Donnie Elder------13151240
TE Bobby Micho312------2237
TE Mark Boyer1124---------35
C Nathan Henderson925---------34
WR Elmo Boyd824---------32
FB Rick Parros86------1731
CB Dwayne Woodruff------619530
QB Elliot Diaz723---------30
CB Fred Marion------717226
WR Weegie Thompson39------1426
DE Fred Stokes------518326
QB Jeff Hostetler915---------24
WR Larry Mucker412------521
S Ken Hillis------610521
G Joe Fields713---------20
T Jackie Slater713---------20
C Bill Bryan713---------20
ILB Frank Manumaleuga------611118
S Bobby Kemp------710118
DE Mike Gann------79---16
TE Greg Baty69---------15
RB Alvin Moore410---------14
OLB Duane Bickett------39214
ILB Jerry Muckensturm------0099
P Jim McCann00------88
C K.C. Hoffman00------88
K John Carney00------88
RB Michael Gunter00---------0
DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
RB James Jones2529------2276
G Terry Long3036------773
T Ken Reeves3036------773
WR Mervyn Fernandez3033------669
WR Roy Green3036---------66
C Don Mosebar3036---------66
T Rich Strenger3036---------66
S Dave Duerson------1638357
DE Leonard Marshall------1637356
DE Kevin Greene------1636355
CB Mark Collins------1635354
ILB Ty Allert------13241350
DT Fred Smerlas------1332348
QB Burt Andersen2423---------47
T Rusty Russell2316------746
DT Lee Roy Selmon------1230345
CB Rick Sanford------1032345
WR Dwight Clark1727---------44
OLB Mike Reichenbach------1229344
TE Todd Christensen2418---------42
FB Larry Kinnebrew1012------1840
S Dextor Clickscale------821332
S Troy West------8141032
S Albert Myers------822232
TE Ron Hall616------931
OLB Eugene Marve------815629
TE Jay Novacek52------2229
CB Nolan Cromwell------172028
DE Mark Studaway------715527
G Mike Schad720---------27
CB Leonard Coleman------415---19
QB Steve Bono613---------19
WR Rod Barksdale01------1819
OLB Larry Kelm------001818
ILB Mike Walter------411---15
S Duane Austin------001515
DE Bob Kohrs------45---9
RB Marcus Allen36---------9
WR Steve Griffin00------99
K Kerry Turnbull00------88
C Blaine Pearson00------77
G Kevin Belcher00------77
P Duane Cogdell00------77
RB Bobby Joe Edmonds00------55
CB Zack Reese------00---0
C John Adickes00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left122.0
Middle11413.7
Right430.8
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6213.5
Middle11464.2
Right11413.7
None2-2-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Elliot Diaz20123022420
Jeff Hostetler13131000040
DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Burt Andersen20124223110
Steve Bono1281001200

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen889011.3
Short (0-8 Yds)17131197.0
Medium (9-18 Yds)74395.6
Long (19+ Yds)1000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen64467.7
Short (0-8 Yds)139745.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)94566.2
Long (19+ Yds)436115.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Jerry Rice86174138
WR Elmo Boyd77069124
TE Bobby Micho52013012
RB Ottis Anderson33024126
RB Alvin Moore22024010
TE Mark Boyer2103024
TE Greg Baty210809
WR Darnell Powell11032120
WR Larry Mucker1105012
FB Rick Parros110-406
WR Weegie Thompson101009
DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Dwight Clark94071327
WR Roy Green97175136
WR Mervyn Fernandez64060133
TE Ron Hall3111016
RB James Jones2209029
TE Todd Christensen11015018
RB Marcus Allen110606
FB Larry Kinnebrew1000012

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

New EnglandAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Ottis Anderson155.002.36
DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones6152.503.73
QB Burt Andersen341.332.75
RB Marcus Allen133.001.67

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jeff Hostetler111111.008.92
Elliot Diaz1000.006.60
DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono4000.006.83
Burt Andersen1000.007.75

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Elmo Boyd111111.009.86
TE Bobby Micho1000.002.60
DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Dwight Clark3000.007.89
WR Mervyn Fernandez2000.0010.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

New EnglandRushesConversions
RB Ottis Anderson11
DallasRushesConversions
QB Burt Andersen10
RB James Jones10

Third Down Passing Statistics

New EnglandAttCompConversions
Elliot Diaz841
Jeff Hostetler332
DallasAttCompConversions
Burt Andersen754
Steve Bono422

Third Down Receiving Statistics

New EnglandTargCatchConversions
WR Jerry Rice331
RB Alvin Moore222
WR Elmo Boyd110
RB Ottis Anderson110
TE Bobby Micho100
WR Weegie Thompson100
TE Mark Boyer100
TE Greg Baty100
DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Dwight Clark433
WR Roy Green433
WR Mervyn Fernandez200
RB James Jones110

SectionAttendance
Stadium55,400 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck16,100 (21,000)
End Zone11,700 (15,100)
Mezzanine7,000 (8,700)
Sideline Seats10,700 (13,400)
Club Seats6,000 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,900 (4,400)