Week 2, 1987

played in Dallas, TX

85 degrees, fair, 1 mph wind

Miami Dolphins0303-6
Dallas Cowboys3070-10

Scoring Summary
1Q: 01:51 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 28 field goal
2Q: 02:42 MIA - Paul Woodside 28 field goal
3Q: 10:28 DAL - Dwight Clark 8 pass from Steve Bono (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 04:32 MIA - Paul Woodside 34 field goal

Team StatisticsMIADAL
Record1-12-0
First Downs1412
- by Rushing65
- by Passing87
- by Penalty00
Total Net Yards223250
- Offensive Plays6657
- Yards per Play3.384.39
Net Rushing Yards81120
- Rushing Attempts2325
- Yards per Rush3.524.80
Net Passing Yards142130
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt39 - 22 - 024 - 17 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards165160
- Sacks/Yards Lost4/238/30
- Yards per Pass Play3.304.06
Fumbles/Lost0/00/0
3rd Down Conversions8/195/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.47.5
4th Down Conversions0/10/0
Penalties/Yards2/106/53
Punt Returns/Yards3/95/77
Kick Returns/Yards2/332/51
Interception Ret./Yards1/80/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits22
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/21/1
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 36
Time of Possession32:0127:59

Drive Charts

Miami Dolphins
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:485:34OWN 19920Punt
11:431:36OWN 253-9Punt
213:091:06OWN 1333Punt
28:145:39OWN 411148Field Goal
21:550:45OPP 2531Missed FG
315:002:48OWN 16412Punt
310:172:00OWN 253-2Punt
36:435:17OWN 51043Punt
30:072:36OWN 12616Punt
48:514:24OWN 20863Field Goal
42:190:55OWN 23618Downs
Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:12OWN 2933Punt
17:145:31OWN 161173Field Goal
10:071:58OWN 13528Punt
212:033:49OPP 46612Missed FG
22:350:40OWN 2525Interception
21:101:10OWN 31615Half
312:121:55OWN 44556Touchdown
38:171:34OPP 483-1Punt
31:261:19OWN 413-2Punt
412:313:40OWN 40616Punt
44:272:08OWN 303-6Punt
41:241:24OPP 41411Game

Game MVP: Lee Roy Selmon, Dallas Cowboys

Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Chuck Sanders1250.421010
QB Doug Flutie5438.602120
RB Ronnie Harmon5326.401210
WR Mark Carrier111.00100
DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB James Jones16915.693030
RB Marcus Allen5102.00400
QB Steve Bono3186.001110
WR Dwight Clark111.00100

Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Doug Flutie39221654/23029066.7
DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Bono24171608/30125185.4

Receiving Statistics

MiamiCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Chas Fox68498.1712140
WR James Bennett5116112.2034290
RB Dwight Walker2284.00070
RB Ronnie Harmon2342.00130
RB Chuck Sanders2210.50010
TE Oliver Reed26136.501110
WR Mark Carrier2373.50050
FB John Settle112222.0020220
TE Seth Flannery0200.00000
WR Brian Brennan0100.00000
DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green6116410.6725250
WR Dwight Clark45379.255201
RB James Jones2284.00080
WR Mervyn Fernandez223316.5028200
TE Todd Christensen1244.00040
RB Marcus Allen1133.00030
TE Ron Hall111111.004110

Interception Statistics

MiamiIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Devon Mitchell188.000
DallasIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

MiamiFumbRecovForceTD
DallasFumbRecovForceTD

Punting Statistics

MiamiPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Edwin Hemmerle730743.932.9591
DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell629449.044.2575

Kicking Statistics

MiamiFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Paul Woodside2/30/10/0340/0
DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull1/20/10/1281/1

Punt Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Richard Carter393.00
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones57715.40

Kick Return Statistics

MiamiRetYardsAvgTD
Brian Brennan23316.50
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Roy Green12424.00
Wes Smith12727.00

Defensive Statistics

MiamiTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Andre Young710.02532
S Martin Bayless710.02022
OLB Ron Ferrari600.02431
DE Robert Banks501.02022
DE Sean Jones312.02432
ILB Marc Munford320.01925
DE Sebastian Mahoney202.0610
OLB Ray Berry211.02125
DT Erik Howard201.02127
OLB Perry Eichhorst201.01012
CB Devon Mitchell210.01822
CB Manny Hendrix200.02026
CB Nate Odomes200.02429
CB Richard Carter110.0912
DT Bruce Mesner100.047
S Michael Adams100.058
ILB Ron Brown020.056
DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Eugene Marve700.02023
CB Leonard Coleman601.01535
S Albert Myers640.02243
CB Mark Collins410.02128
S Dextor Clickscale400.0420
DT Lee Roy Selmon312.01331
DE Leonard Marshall311.01939
ILB Mike Walter300.01232
OLB Mike Reichenbach240.01125
ILB Ty Allert230.01111
DE Kevin Greene210.02240
DT Fred Smerlas200.01622
CB Rick Sanford200.02142
DE Mark Studaway200.01010
S Troy West120.01923
RB James Jones10---------

Pass Rush Statistics

MiamiSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Sean Jones2.012232
DE Sebastian Mahoney2.000010
DT Erik Howard1.000027
DE Robert Banks1.000022
OLB Ray Berry1.000025
OLB Perry Eichhorst1.000012
DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Lee Roy Selmon2.011131
DE Leonard Marshall1.003639
CB Leonard Coleman1.000035
DE Bob Kohrs0.01004
DE Kevin Greene0.002240
DE Mark Studaway0.001010

Pass Defense Statistics

MiamiCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Andre Young60032
CB Manny Hendrix31026
CB Devon Mitchell20122
OLB Ron Ferrari20031
DE Robert Banks10022
ILB Marc Munford10025
OLB Perry Eichhorst10012
CB Nate Odomes10029
DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Leonard Coleman41035
S Dextor Clickscale30020
S Albert Myers21043
CB Mark Collins21028
CB Rick Sanford20042
OLB Eugene Marve20023
DE Leonard Marshall20039
ILB Mike Walter20032
OLB Mike Reichenbach20025
DE Kevin Greene10040
CB Zack Reese01018
DT T.J. Turner01026

Blocking Statistics

MiamiKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Paul O'Connor27023143
G Dennis McKnight15023143
T Reggie McElroy13023043
C Jamie Vance13023043
T Keith Van Horne01023143
TE Seth Flannery0009122
DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Ken Reeves27025432
T Rich Strenger15125232
T Rusty Russell14021026
C Don Mosebar12025132
TE Todd Christensen11024026
G Mike Schad110406
G Terry Long02025132

Special Teams Tackles

MiamiTacklesSTPlays
Richard Carter321
Michael Adams312
John Settle115
DallasTacklesSTPlays
Mark Studaway319
James Jones121
Nolan Cromwell119

Participation

MiamiRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Paul O'Connor2343------1076
C Jamie Vance2343------571
T Keith Van Horne2343---------66
G Dennis McKnight2343---------66
T Reggie McElroy2343---------66
QB Doug Flutie2343---------66
OLB Ray Berry------21251965
WR James Bennett2240---------62
S Andre Young------2532259
DE Sean Jones------2432258
OLB Ron Ferrari------2431257
CB Manny Hendrix------20261157
TE Oliver Reed1937---------56
WR Mark Carrier2233---------55
ILB Marc Munford------19251155
CB Nate Odomes------2429255
DT Erik Howard------2127149
S Martin Bayless------2022143
CB Richard Carter------9122142
DE Robert Banks------2022---42
RB Dwight Walker321------1640
CB Devon Mitchell------1822---40
WR Chas Fox1422------339
TE Seth Flannery922---------31
RB Chuck Sanders1415---------29
TE Nickolas Williams24------2228
FB John Settle19------1525
S Michael Adams------581225
DE Sebastian Mahoney------610824
OLB Perry Eichhorst------1012224
WR Brian Brennan15------1521
RB Ronnie Harmon75------315
S Bobby Taylor------021113
DT Bruce Mesner------47112
ILB Ron Brown------56---11
P Edwin Hemmerle00------1010
C Micah Huffman00------1010
G Korey Cote00------1010
T Danny Villa00------1010
WR Walter Stanley12------69
CB Alexander Mathis------0268
K Paul Woodside00------66
DT Arnold Carlson------0066
C Carlos Peluso00------55
QB Walter Hudson00---------0
CB Charles Wright------00---0
DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Albert Myers------2243368
CB Rick Sanford------2142366
G Terry Long2532------865
T Ken Reeves2532------865
DE Kevin Greene------2240365
DE Leonard Marshall------1939361
WR Roy Green2531------258
T Rusty Russell2126------1158
C Don Mosebar2532---------57
T Rich Strenger2532---------57
QB Steve Bono2532---------57
RB James Jones1619------2156
S Troy West------19231355
WR Mervyn Fernandez2528---------53
CB Leonard Coleman------1535353
TE Todd Christensen2426------151
WR Dwight Clark1726------649
CB Mark Collins------2128---49
ILB Mike Walter------1232347
DT Lee Roy Selmon------1331246
DT T.J. Turner------1026945
OLB Eugene Marve------2023---43
DT Fred Smerlas------1622240
DE Mark Studaway------10101939
OLB Mike Reichenbach------1125339
CB Zack Reese------3181031
S Dextor Clickscale------420327
RB Marcus Allen912------122
TE Jay Novacek01------2122
WR Steve Griffin11------2022
ILB Ty Allert------1111---22
CB Nolan Cromwell------011920
TE Ron Hall46------818
FB Larry Kinnebrew410---------14
S Duane Austin------101314
DE Bob Kohrs------24713
G Mike Schad46---------10
C Blaine Pearson00------88
G Kevin Belcher00------88
P Duane Cogdell00------88
RB Tom Rathman00------55
K Kerry Turnbull00------55
WR Wes Smith00------33
C John Adickes00------22
OLB Larry Kelm------10---1
QB Burt Andersen00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5102.0
Middle15765.1
Right3-5-1.7
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left263.0
Middle12625.2
Right10535.3
None1-1-1.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Doug Flutie39222125790
DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Bono24173201221

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen55306.0
Short (0-8 Yds)2113924.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)104434.3
Long (19+ Yds)3000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen53193.8
Short (0-8 Yds)1410896.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)545210.4
Long (19+ Yds)0000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR James Bennett115061140
WR Chas Fox86049022
TE Oliver Reed62113037
RB Ronnie Harmon320405
WR Mark Carrier3207033
RB Dwight Walker2208021
TE Seth Flannery2000022
RB Chuck Sanders2201015
WR Brian Brennan101005
FB John Settle1102219
DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green116064131
WR Dwight Clark54037126
TE Todd Christensen2104026
RB James Jones2208019
WR Mervyn Fernandez22033128
RB Marcus Allen1103012
TE Ron Hall1101106

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MiamiAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Chuck Sanders2-1-0.500.42
DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
WR Dwight Clark111.001.00

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Doug Flutie5161.204.23
DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono2184.006.67

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR James Bennett4161.505.55
RB Ronnie Harmon1000.001.33
DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Dwight Clark1188.007.40
WR Roy Green1000.005.82

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MiamiRushesConversions
QB Doug Flutie22
RB Chuck Sanders11
DallasRushesConversions
RB Marcus Allen20
WR Dwight Clark10
QB Steve Bono11

Third Down Passing Statistics

MiamiAttCompConversions
Doug Flutie1495
DallasAttCompConversions
Steve Bono554

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MiamiTargCatchConversions
WR James Bennett633
RB Dwight Walker220
WR Chas Fox221
TE Oliver Reed200
FB John Settle111
WR Mark Carrier110
DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Dwight Clark111
WR Roy Green111
RB Marcus Allen110
WR Mervyn Fernandez111
TE Ron Hall111

SectionAttendance
Stadium59,400 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck17,200 (21,000)
End Zone12,500 (15,100)
Mezzanine7,500 (8,700)
Sideline Seats11,500 (13,400)
Club Seats6,500 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes4,200 (4,400)