Week 1, 1987

played in Philadelphia, PA

74 degrees, fair, 8 mph wind

Dallas Cowboys731310-33
Philadelphia Eagles73310-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:29 PHI - Christian Okoye 8 run (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
1Q: 00:50 DAL - Mervyn Fernandez 18 pass from Steve Bono (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
2Q: 07:15 PHI - Jeff Jaeger 22 field goal
2Q: 00:03 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 26 field goal
3Q: 14:00 PHI - Jeff Jaeger 36 field goal
3Q: 06:27 DAL - James Jones 1 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point failed)
3Q: 06:10 DAL - Mark Studaway 32 interception return (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 14:53 PHI - Christian Okoye 1 run (Jeff Jaeger extra point)
4Q: 11:13 DAL - James Jones 6 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 06:39 PHI - Jeff Jaeger 50 field goal
4Q: 01:58 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 45 field goal

Team StatisticsDALPHI
Record1-00-1
First Downs1819
- by Rushing712
- by Passing116
- by Penalty01
Total Net Yards384300
- Offensive Plays6366
- Yards per Play6.104.55
Net Rushing Yards134137
- Rushing Attempts3131
- Yards per Rush4.324.42
Net Passing Yards250163
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt29 - 19 - 133 - 14 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards269174
- Sacks/Yards Lost3/192/11
- Yards per Pass Play7.814.66
Fumbles/Lost1/12/2
3rd Down Conversions7/146/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.07.7
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards3/202/20
Punt Returns/Yards0/01/1
Kick Returns/Yards4/1114/109
Interception Ret./Yards1/321/30
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits44
- Red Zone TDs/FGs3/12/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 31OWN 36
Time of Possession30:1229:48

Drive Charts

Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
19:201:47OWN 253-1Punt
16:171:08OWN 1132Punt
13:162:37OWN 20580Touchdown
212:373:22OWN 2828Punt
27:071:24OWN 4136Punt
21:531:53OWN 20571Field Goal
313:544:59OWN 35821Punt
37:431:27OPP 28428Touchdown
414:433:38OWN 39661Touchdown
49:481:24OWN 16525Interception
46:324:40OWN 251047Field Goal
41:421:42OPP 2631Game
Philadelphia Eagles
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:005:40OWN 211179Touchdown
17:331:16OWN 3635Punt
15:091:53OWN 3849Punt
10:393:02OWN 36616Punt
29:152:08OWN 29566Field Goal
25:433:50OWN 201030Punt
314:500:56OPP 163-3Field Goal
38:551:12OWN 2038Fumble
36:160:17OWN 2520Interception
35:596:16OWN 251375Touchdown
411:051:17OWN 453-4Punt
48:241:52OPP 3734Field Goal

Game MVP: Mervyn Fernandez, Dallas Cowboys

Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB James Jones21703.331122
RB Marcus Allen55511.005510
QB Steve Bono591.80900
PhiladelphiaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Christian Okoye21713.382332
QB Craig Bradshaw5367.201310
RB Billy Sims22010.001110
RB Randall Morris133.00300
TE Joel Williams144.00400
WR Charles Lockett133.00300

Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Bono29192693/19142192.4
PhiladelphiaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Craig Bradshaw33141742/11056146.8

Receiving Statistics

DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mervyn Fernandez6713121.8378341
WR Roy Green485814.505420
WR Dwight Clark35289.3315160
TE Todd Christensen242613.008200
TE Jay Novacek2252.50040
TE Ron Hall222110.500110
RB Marcus Allen0100.00000
PhiladelphiaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Mike Akiu59459.0034280
RB Christian Okoye35248.0020200
TE Stephen Soltis37279.005180
WR Kelvin Edwards256733.5049560
TE Mike McCloskey151111.000110
RB Randall Morris0100.00000
WR Charles Lockett0100.00000

Interception Statistics

DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
DE Mark Studaway13232.001
PhiladelphiaIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Lester Hayes13030.000

Fumble Statistics

DallasFumbRecovForceTD
WR Wes Smith1000
DT Lee Roy Selmon0100
S Duane Austin0100
ILB Mike Walter0010
WR Steve Griffin0010
PhiladelphiaFumbRecovForceTD
QB Craig Bradshaw1000
CB Don Griffin1000
RB Randall Morris0100
RB Billy Sims0010

Punting Statistics

DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell522845.637.4530
PhiladelphiaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Greg Cater524048.040.0533

Kicking Statistics

DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/21/10/0453/4
PhiladelphiaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jeff Jaeger3/31/11/1502/2

Punt Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
PhiladelphiaRetYardsAvgTD
Don Griffin111.00

Kick Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Smith411127.80
PhiladelphiaRetYardsAvgTD
Don Griffin410927.30

Defensive Statistics

DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Eugene Marve640.02525
ILB Ty Allert620.01418
ILB Mike Walter520.01717
DE Leonard Marshall411.02629
DE Kevin Greene311.02931
CB Leonard Coleman320.02223
S Dextor Clickscale310.02726
OLB Mike Reichenbach200.01521
S Duane Austin200.047
DT T.J. Turner200.01112
CB Mark Collins200.02623
S Troy West120.02422
WR Dwight Clark10---------
DT Fred Smerlas100.01523
CB Rick Sanford100.02932
DE Bob Kohrs100.034
DE Mark Studaway100.01418
OLB Larry Kelm100.013
DT Lee Roy Selmon040.02726
S Dave Duerson010.0612
PhiladelphiaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Lonnie Young710.02021
CB Don Griffin631.53131
ILB Shelton Robinson600.02721
OLB Jack Del Rio530.03131
DT Brian Luft300.51019
DT Jerry Boyarsky310.02621
DT Don Thorp310.02617
DE Tony Leiker300.02620
DE Dexter Manley211.03132
S Mark Kafentzis220.03131
ILB Johnny Rembert210.01216
CB Lester Hayes200.02329
CB Malik Harnisch200.02619
CB Pedro Harper100.028
CB Melvin Jenkins100.001

Pass Rush Statistics

DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Kevin Greene1.010131
DE Leonard Marshall1.000129
DE Mark Studaway0.010018
DT Fred Smerlas0.002023
DE Bob Kohrs0.00104
PhiladelphiaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
CB Don Griffin1.501031
DE Dexter Manley1.005332
DT Brian Luft0.500019
S Lonnie Young0.001021

Pass Defense Statistics

DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Mike Walter22017
CB Mark Collins21023
OLB Eugene Marve20025
CB Rick Sanford12032
S Dextor Clickscale12026
CB Leonard Coleman11023
DE Mark Studaway10118
S Troy West10022
S Duane Austin1007
ILB Ty Allert10018
OLB Larry Kelm1003
DE Leonard Marshall01029
S Dave Duerson01012
PhiladelphiaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Don Griffin50031
S Lonnie Young30021
CB Lester Hayes20129
DE Dexter Manley10032
ILB Shelton Robinson10021
S Mark Kafentzis10031
CB Malik Harnisch10019
DT Don Thorp10017
OLB Jack Del Rio10031
DE Tony Leiker10020
CB Pedro Harper1008
CB Melvin Jenkins1001

Blocking Statistics

DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Ken Reeves58031032
T Rich Strenger46031132
C Don Mosebar19031032
G Terry Long03031232
G Mike Schad03031032
PhiladelphiaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Jim Leonard57031035
C Bruce Kozerski36031035
T Bubba Paris34031035
G Aidan Pruett34031035
TE Stephen Soltis1209017
T Tim Irwin04031135
TE Mike McCloskey01029033
RB Billy Sims000519

Special Teams Tackles

DallasTacklesSTPlays
Jay Novacek324
Mark Studaway122
Troy West117
Steve Griffin115
PhiladelphiaTacklesSTPlays
Randall Morris220
Billy Sims125
Phil Pozderac114
Don Griffin113

Participation

DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
RB James Jones2624------2474
G Terry Long3132------770
T Ken Reeves3132------770
G Mike Schad3132------265
CB Rick Sanford------2932364
C Don Mosebar3132---------63
T Rich Strenger3132---------63
S Troy West------24221763
QB Steve Bono3132---------63
DE Kevin Greene------2931363
WR Roy Green3130---------61
TE Todd Christensen3127------159
WR Mervyn Fernandez3127---------58
DE Leonard Marshall------2629358
DT Lee Roy Selmon------2726356
S Dextor Clickscale------2726356
DE Mark Studaway------14182254
WR Dwight Clark2225------552
OLB Eugene Marve------2525---50
CB Mark Collins------2623150
CB Leonard Coleman------2223348
DT Fred Smerlas------1523341
OLB Mike Reichenbach------1521339
ILB Mike Walter------1717337
ILB Ty Allert------1418---32
S Duane Austin------472031
DT T.J. Turner------1112528
CB Nolan Cromwell------132226
TE Jay Novacek02------2426
CB Zack Reese------510722
WR Wes Smith00------2222
TE Ron Hall610------521
RB Marcus Allen54------1019
S Dave Duerson------612---18
WR Steve Griffin01------1516
FB Larry Kinnebrew310---------13
T Rusty Russell00------1313
DE Bob Kohrs------34512
K Kerry Turnbull00------88
C Blaine Pearson00------77
G Kevin Belcher00------77
P Duane Cogdell00------77
RB Bobby Joe Edmonds00------77
OLB Larry Kelm------13---4
QB Burt Andersen00---------0
C John Adickes00---------0
PhiladelphiaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
CB Don Griffin------31311375
G Aidan Pruett3135------874
CB Lester Hayes------23291971
QB Craig Bradshaw3135---------66
G Jim Leonard3135---------66
T Tim Irwin3135---------66
T Bubba Paris3135---------66
C Bruce Kozerski3135---------66
OLB Jack Del Rio------3131466
DE Dexter Manley------3132265
WR Mike Akiu3133------165
S Mark Kafentzis------3131264
TE Mike McCloskey2933---------62
S Lonnie Young------20211859
WR Kelvin Edwards2118------2059
WR Charles Lockett2626------658
RB Christian Okoye2326------655
ILB Shelton Robinson------2721149
DT Jerry Boyarsky------2621148
DE Tony Leiker------2620147
CB Malik Harnisch------2619146
DT Don Thorp------2617144
ILB Johnny Rembert------12161240
RB Billy Sims59------2539
DT Brian Luft------1019635
S Gary Russell------1215128
TE Joel Williams21------2528
TE Stephen Soltis917---------26
RB Randall Morris22------2024
OLB M.L. Johnson------002020
DE Victor Tubbs------211619
CB Pedro Harper------28616
WR Dwight Stone22------1115
T Phil Pozderac00------1414
WR Joey Clinkscales58---------13
DT Scott Mersereau------38112
K Jeff Jaeger00------99
T Anthony Munoz00------88
P Greg Cater00------88
C Lamar Bauer00------88
G Ben Tamburello00------88
C Randy Grimes00------55
OLB Reggie Wilkes------20---2
CB Melvin Jenkins------01---1
CB Rondell Vance------01---1
QB Paul Berner00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5173.4
Middle12221.8
Right12988.2
None2-3-1.5
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left7355.0
Middle17855.0
Right7172.4
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Bono29195200731
PhiladelphiaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Craig Bradshaw331430310321

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen42276.8
Short (0-8 Yds)19131296.8
Medium (9-18 Yds)325217.3
Long (19+ Yds)326120.3
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen128695.8
Short (0-8 Yds)105878.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)111181.6
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green84058130
WR Mervyn Fernandez760131327
WR Dwight Clark53028025
TE Todd Christensen42026127
TE Jay Novacek220502
TE Ron Hall22021010
RB Marcus Allen100004
PhiladelphiaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mike Akiu95045133
TE Stephen Soltis73027017
TE Mike McCloskey51111033
WR Kelvin Edwards52267118
RB Christian Okoye53024126
RB Randall Morris100002
WR Charles Lockett1000026

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones273.503.33
PhiladelphiaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Christian Okoye6132.173.38
QB Craig Bradshaw188.007.20
RB Billy Sims199.0010.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono55499.809.28
PhiladelphiaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Craig Bradshaw8240.505.27

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mervyn Fernandez222512.5018.71
WR Roy Green111010.007.25
TE Jay Novacek1144.002.50
TE Ron Hall111010.0010.50
PhiladelphiaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Stephen Soltis3000.003.86
RB Christian Okoye2242.004.80
RB Randall Morris1000.000.00
WR Mike Akiu1000.005.00
WR Kelvin Edwards1000.0013.40

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DallasRushesConversions
RB James Jones21
QB Steve Bono10
PhiladelphiaRushesConversions
QB Craig Bradshaw32
RB Billy Sims22
RB Christian Okoye21

Third Down Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompConversions
Steve Bono966
PhiladelphiaAttCompConversions
Craig Bradshaw721

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Roy Green422
WR Mervyn Fernandez222
TE Todd Christensen100
WR Dwight Clark111
TE Ron Hall111
PhiladelphiaTargCatchConversions
WR Mike Akiu200
WR Kelvin Edwards200
TE Stephen Soltis210
TE Mike McCloskey111

SectionAttendance
Stadium64,600 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,900 (21,400)
End Zone14,000 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,300 (8,900)
Sideline Seats12,300 (13,600)
Club Seats7,000 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,100 (3,300)