Week 9, 1987

played in Seattle, WA

39 degrees, fair, 2 mph wind

Dallas Cowboys71307-27
Seattle Seahawks310610-29

Scoring Summary
1Q: 12:52 DAL - Marcus Allen 63 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
1Q: 01:48 SEA - Edgar Ellison 21 field goal
2Q: 12:33 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 31 field goal
2Q: 07:48 SEA - Edgar Ellison 19 field goal
2Q: 07:43 DAL - Roy Green 75 pass from Steve Bono (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
2Q: 02:52 SEA - Dan Marino 2 run (Edgar Ellison extra point)
2Q: 00:03 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 54 field goal
3Q: 11:47 SEA - Edgar Ellison 39 field goal
3Q: 02:44 SEA - Edgar Ellison 36 field goal
4Q: 12:29 SEA - Neal Anderson 57 pass from Dan Marino (Edgar Ellison extra point)
4Q: 06:47 DAL - Marcus Allen 7 run (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
4Q: 00:25 SEA - Edgar Ellison 22 field goal

Team StatisticsDALSEA
Record6-25-3
First Downs1624
- by Rushing75
- by Passing817
- by Penalty12
Total Net Yards383471
- Offensive Plays5480
- Yards per Play7.095.89
Net Rushing Yards191105
- Rushing Attempts3030
- Yards per Rush6.373.50
Net Passing Yards192366
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt22 - 13 - 048 - 26 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards204376
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/122/10
- Yards per Pass Play8.007.32
Fumbles/Lost2/20/0
3rd Down Conversions4/109/19
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down8.17.5
4th Down Conversions0/00/0
Penalties/Yards7/656/31
Punt Returns/Yards0/03/22
Kick Returns/Yards3/734/83
Interception Ret./Yards1/250/0
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits25
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/11/4
Avg. Drive StartOWN 28OWN 34
Time of Possession25:2534:35

Drive Charts

Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:010:28OWN 32168Touchdown
18:372:12OWN 3418Punt
11:424:17OWN 251161Field Goal
27:430:16OWN 25175Touchdown
22:390:58OWN 25410Fumble
20:430:43OWN 32331Field Goal
315:001:32OWN 253-10Punt
311:403:22OWN 23837Punt
32:393:51OWN 25744Fumble
412:101:34OWN 1930Punt
49:453:09OPP 20720Touchdown
43:551:54OWN 2032Punt
40:190:19OWN 36118Game
Seattle Seahawks
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:59OWN 283-5Punt
112:333:56OWN 28628Punt
16:254:43OWN 271269Field Goal
212:254:42OWN 36962Field Goal
27:274:48OWN 241276Touchdown
21:410:58OPP 2833Missed FG
313:281:48OWN 44434Field Goal
38:185:39OWN 201161Field Goal
413:481:38OWN 31369Touchdown
410:360:51OWN 3831Interception
46:362:41OWN 25523Punt
42:011:42OWN 351060Field Goal

Game MVP: Dan Marino, Seattle Seahawks

Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB James Jones16815.061540
RB Marcus Allen10969.606312
WR Dwight Clark273.50700
QB Steve Bono273.50500
SeattleAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Neal Anderson20653.252620
RB Donald Jordan5193.80800
QB Dan Marino3227.331611
RB Jimmy Smith2-1-0.50200

Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Steve Bono22132042/121750105.1
SeattleAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Dan Marino48263762/10157178.1

Receiving Statistics

DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Todd Christensen44174.257130
WR Roy Green4814636.50118751
WR Mervyn Fernandez2331.50520
WR Dwight Clark141616.004160
TE Jay Novacek111818.008180
WR Rod Barksdale1244.00040
SeattleCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB Neal Anderson6611619.3371571
WR Mike Quick51610120.2048430
WR Mark Ingram444611.5014160
WR Fred Banks373411.3310220
RB Jimmy Smith2231.50030
FB Tyrone Anthony22115.50070
RB Donald Jordan1144.00340
TE Ron Heller141111.009110
TE Rod Jones143030.0024300
TE Jerry Reese112020.004200
WR Leon Gonzalez0100.00000

Interception Statistics

DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Mark Collins12525.000
SeattleIntsYardsAvgTD

Fumble Statistics

DallasFumbRecovForceTD
RB James Jones1000
QB Steve Bono1000
SeattleFumbRecovForceTD
DE Martin Moss0100
CB Toi Cook0100
OLB Ron Rivera0010
DE Leon Seals0010

Punting Statistics

DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell524148.239.8570
SeattlePuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
John Bruno313846.039.3521

Kicking Statistics

DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/21/11/1543/3
SeattleFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Edgar Ellison5/60/10/0392/2

Punt Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
SeattleRetYardsAvgTD
Fred Banks3227.30

Kick Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Smith37324.30
SeattleRetYardsAvgTD
Leon Gonzalez36120.30
Mike Quick12222.00

Defensive Statistics

DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
OLB Eugene Marve1040.02836
CB Rick Sanford810.02949
S Dave Duerson610.03050
DE Leonard Marshall431.02745
DE Kevin Greene421.02848
OLB Mike Reichenbach330.01327
CB Leonard Coleman320.01532
CB Mark Collins320.02538
ILB Ty Allert310.01416
DT Lee Roy Selmon300.02139
DE Mark Studaway200.01414
S Troy West120.02534
ILB Mike Walter110.01631
CB Nolan Cromwell100.032
DT Fred Smerlas100.01517
T Rich Strenger10---------
S Albert Myers100.024
DT T.J. Turner100.01533
SeattleTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Mike Prior640.02915
ILB Jerry Robinson630.03019
DE Leon Seals522.02818
ILB Louis Cooper320.0135
OLB Ron Rivera310.03024
CB Lewis Billups300.03018
CB Toi Cook300.02824
DE Martin Moss220.01917
S Danny Taylor220.01615
CB Terry Lewis200.02021
OLB Doug Landry200.02813
S Derrick Beasley130.01514
QB Dan Marino10---------
DT Tony Degrate100.02917
DE Reggie Rogers100.01211
OLB Ron Moten100.005

Pass Rush Statistics

DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leonard Marshall1.002145
DE Kevin Greene1.002148
DT Lee Roy Selmon0.001039
DE Bob Kohrs0.00104
OLB Eugene Marve0.001036
DE Mark Studaway0.001014
OLB Mike Reichenbach0.000127
SeattleSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leon Seals2.010018
ILB Jerry Robinson0.001019
DE Martin Moss0.001017
DE Reggie Rogers0.001011

Pass Defense Statistics

DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Rick Sanford91049
OLB Eugene Marve40036
OLB Mike Reichenbach40027
S Dave Duerson23050
CB Mark Collins11138
ILB Mike Walter11031
CB Nolan Cromwell1002
DE Mark Studaway10014
CB Leonard Coleman10032
S Albert Myers1004
ILB Ty Allert10016
S Troy West01034
SeattleCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Mike Prior21015
S Danny Taylor20015
CB Toi Cook20024
ILB Jerry Robinson11019
S Derrick Beasley11014
OLB Ron Rivera10024
ILB Louis Cooper1005
CB Terry Lewis10021
CB Lewis Billups10018
OLB Ron Moten1005

Blocking Statistics

DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
C Don Mosebar35030024
G Terry Long26030124
T Harris Barton26030024
T Rich Strenger23030024
G Mike Schad16030024
TE Todd Christensen01030015
FB Larry Kinnebrew010608
RB Marcus Allen0001018
SeattleKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Bruce Reimers36130050
T Ron Heller28030150
G Mitch Frerotte25030050
T Stan Brock15030050
C Tom Baugh02030050
TE Rod Jones01010022
TE Ron Heller00028137

Special Teams Tackles

DallasTacklesSTPlays
Jay Novacek223
Terry Long27
Nolan Cromwell123
James Jones123
Rod Barksdale118
SeattleTacklesSTPlays
Derrick Beasley218
Neal Anderson111

Participation

DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Dave Duerson------3050686
CB Rick Sanford------2949684
DE Kevin Greene------2848581
DE Leonard Marshall------2745476
S Troy West------25341675
DT T.J. Turner------15332270
OLB Eugene Marve------2836266
T Harris Barton3024------1266
DT Lee Roy Selmon------2139565
CB Mark Collins------2538164
G Terry Long3024------761
G Mike Schad3024------761
RB James Jones2015------2358
C Don Mosebar3024---------54
T Rich Strenger3024---------54
QB Steve Bono3024---------54
WR Roy Green3023---------53
WR Mervyn Fernandez2923---------52
ILB Mike Walter------1631350
DE Mark Studaway------14142250
CB Leonard Coleman------1532350
TE Todd Christensen3015---------45
OLB Mike Reichenbach------1327444
ILB Ty Allert------1416636
DT Fred Smerlas------1517234
TE Jay Novacek54------2332
WR Dwight Clark1813---------31
CB Nolan Cromwell------322328
WR Rod Barksdale28------1828
S Dextor Clickscale------216523
RB Bobby Joe Edmonds00------2323
CB Zack Reese------213722
RB Marcus Allen108---------18
FB Larry Kinnebrew68---------14
WR Wes Smith00------1313
DE Bob Kohrs------34512
WR Steve Griffin02------810
TE Dave Young01------89
C Blaine Pearson00------77
G Kevin Belcher00------77
P Duane Cogdell00------77
K Kerry Turnbull00------77
OLB Larry Kelm------3227
S Albert Myers------24---6
QB Burt Andersen00---------0
C John Adickes00---------0
SeattleRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Stan Brock3050------989
G Bruce Reimers3050------989
T Ron Heller3050------989
G Mitch Frerotte3050------989
WR Mike Quick3048------583
QB Dan Marino3050---------80
C Tom Baugh3050---------80
WR Mark Ingram2542---------67
TE Ron Heller2837------166
RB Neal Anderson2327------1161
OLB Ron Rivera------3024458
WR Fred Banks1929------1058
TE Rod Jones1022------2658
CB Toi Cook------2824254
ILB Jerry Robinson------3019352
CB Lewis Billups------3018250
DE Martin Moss------19171349
CB Terry Lewis------2021849
DT Tony Degrate------2917147
DE Leon Seals------2818147
S Derrick Beasley------15141847
S Mike Prior------2915145
FB Tyrone Anthony513------2442
OLB Doug Landry------2813142
RB Donald Jordan513------2240
S Danny Taylor------1615334
WR Leon Gonzalez24------2430
DE Reggie Rogers------1211629
ILB Louis Cooper------135927
OLB Ron Moten------051924
CB Duffy Cobbs------051722
K Edgar Ellison00------1414
WR Mike Sherrard00------1313
DT Leonard Wingate------29112
OLB Paul Migliazzo------19111
TE Jerry Reese19---------10
C Kennedy Greer00------99
P John Bruno00------99
RB Jimmy Smith26---------8
DT John Haines------0055
S Eric Jeffries------05---5
QB Jared Drake00---------0
C Dan Turk00---------0
T J.D. Maarleveld00---------0
ILB Joe Mauntel------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left5357.0
Middle12978.1
Right13594.5
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6193.2
Middle22843.8
Right221.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Steve Bono22133113300
SeattleAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Dan Marino48267247831

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen537314.6
Short (0-8 Yds)117797.2
Medium (9-18 Yds)535210.4
Long (19+ Yds)1000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen106585.8
Short (0-8 Yds)23131787.7
Medium (9-18 Yds)105757.5
Long (19+ Yds)526513.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green840146323
TE Todd Christensen44017015
WR Dwight Clark41116013
WR Mervyn Fernandez3203023
WR Rod Barksdale210408
TE Jay Novacek1101804
SeattleTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Mike Quick1653101248
WR Fred Banks73034129
RB Neal Anderson660116227
TE Ron Heller41011037
TE Rod Jones41130122
WR Mark Ingram44046042
RB Jimmy Smith220306
FB Tyrone Anthony22011013
RB Donald Jordan1104013
WR Leon Gonzalez100004
TE Jerry Reese1102019

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones372.335.06
RB Marcus Allen177.009.60
SeattleAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Neal Anderson5132.603.25
QB Dan Marino122.007.33

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono4282.009.27
SeattleAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Dan Marino93273.007.83

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Todd Christensen2284.004.25
WR Dwight Clark2000.004.00
SeattleTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Mike Quick5000.006.31
RB Jimmy Smith1133.001.50
WR Fred Banks1000.004.86
RB Neal Anderson1199.0019.33
WR Mark Ingram111515.0011.50

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DallasRushesConversions
RB James Jones21
WR Dwight Clark11
SeattleRushesConversions
RB Donald Jordan21
QB Dan Marino11
RB Neal Anderson10

Third Down Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompConversions
Steve Bono732
SeattleAttCompConversions
Dan Marino1597

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Roy Green311
WR Dwight Clark211
WR Mervyn Fernandez210
SeattleTargCatchConversions
WR Mike Quick622
WR Fred Banks211
RB Donald Jordan110
FB Tyrone Anthony110
RB Neal Anderson111
TE Ron Heller100
TE Rod Jones111
TE Jerry Reese111
WR Mark Ingram111

SectionAttendance
Stadium60,700 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck20,100 (21,400)
End Zone10,700 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,400 (8,900)
Sideline Seats10,800 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)