Week 8, 1987

played in Los Angeles, CA

57 degrees, fair, 5 mph wind

Dallas Cowboys71377-34
Los Angeles Rams7000-7

Scoring Summary
1Q: 07:23 LAS - Napoleon McCallum 15 pass from John Witkowski (Jimmie Perkins extra point)
1Q: 01:13 DAL - Roy Green 31 pass from Steve Bono (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
2Q: 09:00 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 37 field goal
2Q: 06:51 DAL - Steve Bono 30 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
2Q: 03:22 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 25 field goal
3Q: 07:33 DAL - Todd Christensen 16 pass from Steve Bono (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 02:49 DAL - James Jones 27 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)

Team StatisticsDALLAS
Record6-11-6
First Downs1613
- by Rushing54
- by Passing106
- by Penalty13
Total Net Yards392158
- Offensive Plays6570
- Yards per Play6.032.26
Net Rushing Yards18582
- Rushing Attempts2626
- Yards per Rush7.123.15
Net Passing Yards20776
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt34 - 16 - 241 - 22 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards225110
- Sacks/Yards Lost5/183/34
- Yards per Pass Play5.311.73
Fumbles/Lost1/01/1
3rd Down Conversions7/185/19
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down6.99.5
4th Down Conversions0/00/2
Penalties/Yards9/457/40
Punt Returns/Yards9/1510/0
Kick Returns/Yards2/693/70
Interception Ret./Yards0/02/22
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits31
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/21/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 45OWN 22
Time of Possession29:3830:22

Drive Charts

Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
112:312:12OWN 49617Missed FG
17:151:31OWN 3936Punt
12:411:39OWN 23677Touchdown
214:261:20OWN 343-4Punt
211:583:05OPP 42622Field Goal
27:020:19OPP 25225Touchdown
25:091:52OWN 35557Field Goal
21:511:24OWN 3039Punt
315:002:50OWN 45619Punt
310:483:23OWN 42758Touchdown
32:212:35OWN 30747Interception
414:371:44OPP 433-1Punt
411:130:53OWN 4637Interception
46:532:22OWN 4939Punt
43:341:02OPP 29229Touchdown
Los Angeles Rams
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:002:29OWN 2734Punt
110:193:04OWN 41859Touchdown
15:443:03OWN 20620Punt
11:021:36OWN 3430Punt
213:061:08OWN 635Punt
28:531:51OWN 837Punt
26:231:14OWN 25413Punt
23:171:26OWN 253-1Punt
20:270:27OWN 633Punt
312:101:22OWN 2031Punt
37:255:04OWN 2688Punt
414:460:09OWN 3914Fumble
412:531:40OWN 531Punt
410:203:27OWN 401011Downs
44:310:57OWN 2049Downs
42:322:32OWN 25512Punt

Game MVP: Leonard Marshall, Dallas Cowboys

Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Marcus Allen11605.452020
RB James Jones11595.362711
WR Dwight Clark23517.503210
QB Steve Bono23115.503011
Los AngelesAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB George Adams10313.10500
QB John Witkowski5224.40900
RB Napoleon McCallum5-11-2.20100
QB Gale Gilbert4235.75900
RB Marc Logan2178.501210

Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Bono34162255/18244263.9
Los AngelesAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
John Witkowski2714922/23118071.8
Gale Gilbert148181/11015062.2

Receiving Statistics

DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green91314416.0090311
WR Mervyn Fernandez36196.3315110
TE Todd Christensen24199.509161
WR Dwight Clark184444.0034440
TE Dave Young12-1-1.000-10
RB James Jones0100.00000
Los AngelesCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Cornelius O'Neill510204.00890
RB Marc Logan4582.000120
WR Gabriel Shonek46184.50360
WR Ron Morris364113.678180
FB Tim Manoa22-5-2.500-10
RB George Adams16-1-1.000-10
RB Napoleon McCallum121515.008151
TE Fred Grennes11-1-1.000-10
WR Everett Gay121515.000150
TE Carter Manns0100.00000

Interception Statistics

DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
Los AngelesIntsYardsAvgTD
S Terry Hoage12222.000
S Raphel Cherry100.000

Fumble Statistics

DallasFumbRecovForceTD
RB James Jones1000
CB Rick Sanford0100
S Troy West0100
S Dave Duerson0010
Los AngelesFumbRecovForceTD
RB George Adams1000
TE Fred Grennes0010

Punting Statistics

DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell628747.837.8603
Los AngelesPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Glen Becker1253244.331.8584

Kicking Statistics

DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/30/10/1374/4
Los AngelesFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Jimmie Perkins0/00/00/001/1

Punt Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones915116.80
Los AngelesRetYardsAvgTD

Kick Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Smith26934.50
Los AngelesRetYardsAvgTD
Napoleon McCallum37023.30

Defensive Statistics

DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Dave Duerson710.02644
OLB Eugene Marve700.02027
ILB Mike Walter540.01229
DT Lee Roy Selmon510.01926
CB Rick Sanford500.02543
DE Leonard Marshall302.02442
CB Zack Reese310.0413
S Troy West300.01926
DE Kevin Greene231.02543
CB Mark Collins230.02431
DT Fred Smerlas220.01322
S Dextor Clickscale200.0718
S Albert Myers200.039
ILB Ty Allert200.01414
WR Roy Green10---------
RB James Jones10---------
DE Mark Studaway010.01311
Los AngelesTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Hardy Nickerson720.02320
OLB Reggie Mathis611.02639
S Raphel Cherry510.02639
DT Pete Koch402.02536
CB Larry Braziel400.01828
S Terry Hoage330.02639
OLB Curtis Taliaferro300.0316
DE Howie Long220.52639
CB Jitter Fields210.01021
CB Johnny Holloway101.01428
ILB Tim Meamber110.5520
OLB Craig Raddatz120.02119
ILB Garth Jax110.01112
DE Craig Weber110.02219
DT Alvin Wright100.013
CB Lou Brock100.02531

Pass Rush Statistics

DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leonard Marshall2.025542
DE Kevin Greene1.002143
DT T.J. Turner0.001029
Los AngelesSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT Pete Koch2.001036
OLB Reggie Mathis1.001139
CB Johnny Holloway1.000028
DE Howie Long0.501039
ILB Tim Meamber0.500020
OLB Craig Raddatz0.010019
DE Craig Weber0.001019
OLB Curtis Taliaferro0.001016

Pass Defense Statistics

DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Dave Duerson41044
CB Rick Sanford31043
OLB Eugene Marve30027
ILB Mike Walter30029
CB Mark Collins22031
CB Zack Reese21013
S Troy West21026
S Dextor Clickscale10018
S Albert Myers1009
ILB Ty Allert10014
Los AngelesCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Jitter Fields31021
OLB Reggie Mathis30039
CB Larry Braziel30028
S Terry Hoage20139
OLB Curtis Taliaferro20016
S Raphel Cherry11139
ILB Hardy Nickerson10020
CB Lou Brock10031
CB Johnny Holloway01028
DE Craig Weber01019
OLB Craig Raddatz01019

Blocking Statistics

DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Rich Strenger39026339
G Terry Long26126239
G Mike Schad12026039
T Harris Barton12026039
TE Jay Novacek110908
C Don Mosebar04026039
FB Larry Kinnebrew0105010
Los AngelesKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Guy McIntyre25026044
T Nick Eyre06026044
C Gregg Razoczy04026244
T Hank Goebel02024141
T Kevin Allen01026044

Special Teams Tackles

DallasTacklesSTPlays
Nolan Cromwell227
T.J. Turner121
Los AngelesTacklesSTPlays
Terry Hoage518
Larry Braziel321
Fred Grennes126
Jitter Fields118
Gregg Razoczy112

Participation

DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Harris Barton2639------1681
RB James Jones1431------3075
G Terry Long2639------974
G Mike Schad2639------974
S Dave Duerson------2644---70
CB Rick Sanford------2543---68
DE Kevin Greene------2543---68
DE Leonard Marshall------2442---66
S Troy West------19262166
C Don Mosebar2639---------65
T Rich Strenger2639---------65
QB Steve Bono2639---------65
WR Roy Green2636---------62
DT T.J. Turner------9292159
WR Mervyn Fernandez2434---------58
TE Todd Christensen2631---------57
CB Mark Collins------2431---55
DE Mark Studaway------13112751
OLB Eugene Marve------2027---47
TE Jay Novacek98------3047
DT Lee Roy Selmon------1926---45
WR Dwight Clark1430---------44
ILB Mike Walter------1229---41
ILB Ty Allert------14141240
CB Leonard Coleman------1127---38
OLB Mike Reichenbach------1522---37
DT Fred Smerlas------1322---35
CB Nolan Cromwell------142732
RB Bobby Joe Edmonds00------3030
CB Zack Reese------4131229
WR Rod Barksdale14------2429
S Dextor Clickscale------718---25
RB Marcus Allen118---------19
DE Bob Kohrs------131216
FB Larry Kinnebrew510---------15
S Albert Myers------39---12
K Kerry Turnbull00------1010
C Blaine Pearson00------99
G Kevin Belcher00------99
P Duane Cogdell00------99
WR Wes Smith00------99
TE Dave Young03------25
WR Steve Griffin00------22
OLB Larry Kelm------11---2
QB Burt Andersen00---------0
C John Adickes00---------0
Los AngelesRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
RB George Adams2544------2190
S Terry Hoage------26391883
G Guy McIntyre2644------1282
T Kevin Allen2644------1282
C Gregg Razoczy2644------1282
T Hank Goebel2441------1277
T Nick Eyre2644---------70
OLB Reggie Mathis------2639368
DE Howie Long------2639368
S Raphel Cherry------2639368
CB Larry Braziel------18282167
DT Pete Koch------2536364
WR Ron Morris1730------1562
CB Lou Brock------2531359
CB Johnny Holloway------14281557
TE Cornelius O'Neill2036------157
RB Marc Logan2130---------51
CB Jitter Fields------10211849
OLB Curtis Taliaferro------3162948
QB John Witkowski1829---------47
TE Fred Grennes811------2645
ILB Hardy Nickerson------2320---43
ILB Tim Meamber------5201641
DE Craig Weber------2219---41
OLB Craig Raddatz------2119---40
RB Napoleon McCallum1121------739
WR Gabriel Shonek930---------39
DE Russell Wilcox------315826
ILB Garth Jax------1112124
FB Tim Manoa63------1524
QB Gale Gilbert815---------23
S Clarence Vaughn------001414
WR Everett Gay22------913
T Scott Raridon66---------12
C Cornell Barth00------1212
TE Carter Manns57---------12
P Glen Becker00------1212
DT Dick Chapura------1517
DT Joe Drake------0066
T Bruce Wilkerson23---------5
DT Alvin Wright------13---4
K Jimmie Perkins00------22
G Howard Richards00---------0
WR Eric Martin00---------0
S J.C. Pearson------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left4287.0
Middle13775.9
Right9808.9
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left3-1-0.3
Middle18754.2
Right581.6
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Bono34165415512
Los AngelesAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
John Witkowski27140025560
Gale Gilbert1480101300

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen106666.6
Short (0-8 Yds)136544.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)9410511.7
Long (19+ Yds)2000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen12880.7
Short (0-8 Yds)1610412.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)103454.5
Long (19+ Yds)31165.3

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green1390144436
WR Dwight Clark81144130
WR Mervyn Fernandez63019034
TE Todd Christensen42019031
TE Dave Young210-103
RB James Jones1000031
Los AngelesTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Cornelius O'Neill105020036
RB George Adams611-1044
WR Ron Morris63041030
WR Gabriel Shonek64018030
RB Marc Logan5408030
RB Napoleon McCallum21015021
FB Tim Manoa220-503
WR Everett Gay2101502
TE Fred Grennes110-1011
TE Carter Manns101007

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones111.005.36
Los AngelesAttYardsAvgOverall Avg

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono53224.406.62
Los AngelesAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
John Witkowski111515.003.41

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Todd Christensen111616.004.75
WR Dwight Clark1000.005.50
WR Roy Green1177.0011.08
TE Dave Young11-1-1.00-0.50
WR Mervyn Fernandez1000.003.17
Los AngelesTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
RB Napoleon McCallum111515.007.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DallasRushesConversions
WR Dwight Clark11
RB James Jones10
Los AngelesRushesConversions
QB John Witkowski20
QB Gale Gilbert11
RB George Adams11

Third Down Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompConversions
Steve Bono1476
Los AngelesAttCompConversions
John Witkowski1163
Gale Gilbert310

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Dwight Clark411
WR Roy Green444
TE Todd Christensen310
WR Mervyn Fernandez211
RB James Jones100
Los AngelesTargCatchConversions
TE Cornelius O'Neill521
RB Marc Logan321
WR Gabriel Shonek320
RB George Adams200
WR Ron Morris111

SectionAttendance
Stadium65,200 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck20,100 (21,400)
End Zone14,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,100 (8,900)
Sideline Seats12,500 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes2,700 (3,300)