Week 17, 1987

played in Washington, DC

47 degrees, fair, 2 mph wind

Dallas Cowboys3037-13
Washington Football Team710100-27

Scoring Summary
1Q: 10:09 WAS - Stump Mitchell 10 run (Scott Norwood extra point)
1Q: 07:00 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 34 field goal
2Q: 07:53 WAS - Scott Norwood 39 field goal
2Q: 00:24 WAS - Stump Mitchell 3 pass from Jim Kelly (Scott Norwood extra point)
3Q: 10:02 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 48 field goal
3Q: 09:39 WAS - Jessie Hester 87 pass from Jim Kelly (Scott Norwood extra point)
3Q: 01:47 WAS - Scott Norwood 44 field goal
4Q: 04:40 DAL - James Jones 18 pass from Burt Andersen (Kerry Turnbull extra point)

Team StatisticsDALWAS
Record12-410-6
First Downs1524
- by Rushing55
- by Passing917
- by Penalty12
Total Net Yards288466
- Offensive Plays6469
- Yards per Play4.506.75
Net Rushing Yards11597
- Rushing Attempts2034
- Yards per Rush5.752.85
Net Passing Yards173369
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt43 - 21 - 134 - 25 - 0
- Gross Passing Yards179373
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/61/4
- Yards per Pass Play3.9310.54
Fumbles/Lost1/00/0
3rd Down Conversions4/159/15
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.37.9
4th Down Conversions3/40/0
Penalties/Yards8/609/68
Punt Returns/Yards0/00/0
Kick Returns/Yards2/511/23
Interception Ret./Yards0/01/9
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits22
- Red Zone TDs/FGs1/12/0
Avg. Drive StartOWN 24OWN 27
Time of Possession25:4334:17

Drive Charts

Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
110:033:09OWN 25758Field Goal
13:413:53OWN 20732Interception
27:474:39OWN 29723Punt
20:160:16OWN 2513Half
315:005:06OWN 251044Field Goal
39:200:57OWN 2531Punt
37:281:39OWN 4835Punt
31:421:53OWN 25518Punt
47:353:01OWN 201480Touchdown
41:531:51OWN 7719Downs
Washington Football Team
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:004:57OWN 25975Touchdown
16:543:13OWN 28638Punt
214:487:01OWN 281250Field Goal
23:082:52OWN 11199Touchdown
39:540:34OWN 25475Touchdown
38:230:55OWN 343-16Punt
35:494:07OWN 20853Field Goal
414:497:14OWN 101153Punt
44:342:41OWN 25628Punt
40:020:02OPP 261-2Game

Game MVP: Jim Kelly, Washington Football Team

Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB James Jones10393.901110
RB Marcus Allen7243.431210
QB Steve Bono24321.503810
QB Burt Andersen199.00900
WashingtonAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Stump Mitchell16623.881011
RB Tim Spencer15261.731210
QB Jim Kelly393.00900

Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Burt Andersen23111121/6135076.7
Steve Bono2010670/0018136.9
WashingtonAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jim Kelly34253731/42870128.7

Receiving Statistics

DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green6138414.0030350
TE Ron Hall67305.00970
WR Mervyn Fernandez373010.008110
WR Steve Griffin232010.0011150
WR Dwight Clark1411.00010
RB James Jones131818.004181
FB Larry Kinnebrew11-4-4.000-40
TE Jay Novacek1300.00000
TE Todd Christensen0100.00000
WashingtonCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Webster Slaughter6910918.1739330
RB Stump Mitchell56418.2040261
WR Jessie Hester5812324.6089871
RB Tim Spencer2363.00750
TE Ethan Horton222914.501160
TE Mark Dufresne1188.00080
WR John Floyd1111.00110
WR Cedric Jones124040.009400
RB Ricky Moore111212.005120
TE Kelvin Carr1144.00040

Interception Statistics

DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
WashingtonIntsYardsAvgTD
OLB David Frye199.000

Fumble Statistics

DallasFumbRecovForceTD
WR Wes Smith1000
S Duane Austin0100
WashingtonFumbRecovForceTD
T James FitzPatrick0010

Punting Statistics

DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Duane Cogdell418145.340.3472
WashingtonPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Ralf Mojsiejenko414536.326.3401

Kicking Statistics

DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/21/10/0481/1
WashingtonFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Scott Norwood2/21/10/0443/3

Punt Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD

Kick Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Wes Smith25125.50
WashingtonRetYardsAvgTD
Cedric Jones12323.00

Defensive Statistics

DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Dave Duerson830.03435
S Albert Myers610.02827
OLB Mike Reichenbach600.0924
OLB Eugene Marve530.03028
ILB Ty Allert420.01120
CB Rick Sanford410.03235
ILB Mike Walter410.02315
CB Mark Collins400.03330
DT T.J. Turner301.0920
DT Fred Smerlas320.02618
DE Leonard Marshall310.03033
DE Kevin Greene220.03229
DT Lee Roy Selmon210.02616
WR Roy Green10---------
S Dextor Clickscale100.068
WashingtonTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Brian Bosworth710.01223
OLB Alonzo Johnson520.01539
OLB David Frye430.02044
S John Sciarra410.01821
DE Edmund Nelson311.01832
CB Bob Glazebrook310.01433
OLB Dent Burnwell310.078
OLB Gary Reasons300.0724
CB Randy Robbins210.02029
DT Bill Maas200.0624
DE Leonard Griffin200.0820
S Julian Hadavi110.01028
OLB Jeff Rohrer100.0830
S Anthony Anderson100.01120
DT Tim Krumrie020.01423

Pass Rush Statistics

DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DT T.J. Turner1.000020
DE Kevin Greene0.002229
DE Leonard Marshall0.001333
WashingtonSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Edmund Nelson1.010132
DT Bill Maas0.012024
DT Tim Krumrie0.010023
DE Leonard Griffin0.002020

Pass Defense Statistics

DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Rick Sanford40035
OLB Mike Reichenbach40024
S Dave Duerson31035
OLB Eugene Marve30028
S Albert Myers30027
DE Kevin Greene20029
ILB Ty Allert20020
CB Mark Collins20030
ILB Mike Walter10015
DT Doug Barlett10016
S Dextor Clickscale0108
CB Leonard Coleman01012
WashingtonCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Brian Bosworth40023
CB Bob Glazebrook30033
OLB David Frye21144
OLB Jeff Rohrer21030
OLB Gary Reasons21024
OLB Alonzo Johnson12039
S John Sciarra11021
CB Randy Robbins11029
S Julian Hadavi10028
DT Bill Maas10024
DE Leonard Griffin10020
OLB Dent Burnwell1008
S Anthony Anderson10020

Blocking Statistics

DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Mike Schad34020044
C Don Mosebar33020044
T Rusty Russell25020144
G Kevin Belcher03020044
T Rich Strenger02020044
TE Todd Christensen010505
WashingtonKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Ken Lanier411034035
C John Davis27134135
T Dave Burnette25034035
G Tyrone McGriff14033035
G Jim Dombrowski14034035

Special Teams Tackles

DallasTacklesSTPlays
Nolan Cromwell118
WashingtonTacklesSTPlays
Webster Slaughter114
James FitzPatrick110

Participation

DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Dave Duerson------34351685
T Rusty Russell2044------670
G Kevin Belcher2044------670
CB Rick Sanford------3235269
C Don Mosebar2044---------64
T Rich Strenger2044---------64
DE Leonard Marshall------3033164
G Mike Schad2044---------64
CB Mark Collins------3330164
WR Dwight Clark1334------1663
WR Roy Green2042---------62
RB James Jones1131------2062
DE Kevin Greene------3229162
OLB Eugene Marve------3028---58
WR Mervyn Fernandez1938---------57
S Albert Myers------2827---55
TE Ron Hall1935---------54
DT Fred Smerlas------2618145
DT Lee Roy Selmon------2616143
ILB Mike Walter------2315139
QB Steve Bono1820---------38
CB Leonard Coleman------2212236
DT T.J. Turner------920635
OLB Mike Reichenbach------924134
ILB Ty Allert------1120132
RB Marcus Allen711------1230
DT Doug Barlett------716427
QB Burt Andersen224---------26
CB Nolan Cromwell------431825
TE Todd Christensen55------1424
TE Jay Novacek13------2024
DE Bob Kohrs------68620
DE Mark Studaway------001818
CB Zack Reese------47617
FB Larry Kinnebrew413---------17
S Dextor Clickscale------68216
WR Steve Griffin18------615
S Duane Austin------001414
WR Wes Smith00------1010
C Blaine Pearson00------66
G Terry Long00------66
P Duane Cogdell00------66
K Kerry Turnbull00------66
T Harris Barton00------66
OLB Larry Kelm------21---3
C John Adickes00---------0
WashingtonRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
WR Webster Slaughter3230------1476
T Ken Lanier3435------675
T Dave Burnette3435------675
G Jim Dombrowski3435------675
G Tyrone McGriff3335------674
OLB Alonzo Johnson------15391872
QB Jim Kelly3435---------69
C John Davis3435---------69
OLB David Frye------2044266
CB Bob Glazebrook------14331663
RB Stump Mitchell1725------2062
WR Jessie Hester3230---------62
CB Keith Simpson------1932---51
DE Edmund Nelson------1832---50
TE Ethan Horton921------2050
CB Randy Robbins------2029---49
DE Mike Wise------1228646
ILB Brian Bosworth------12231045
RB Tim Spencer1923------143
S Anthony Anderson------11201243
OLB Jeff Rohrer------830442
S John Sciarra------1821241
S Julian Hadavi------1028240
TE Kelvin Carr2218---------40
DT Tim Krumrie------1423---37
OLB Gary Reasons------724233
WR John Floyd2210---------32
WR Cedric Jones88------1632
DT Bill Maas------624232
CB Johnny Thomas------125632
DE Leonard Griffin------820230
RB Ricky Moore54------1524
OLB Dent Burnwell------78---15
WR Kenny Duckett00------1010
T James FitzPatrick00------1010
WR J.T. Israel31------48
K Scott Norwood00------88
C Spencer Curran00------66
TE Mark Dufresne15---------6
P Ralf Mojsiejenko00------66
DT Curtis McGriff------0145
C Thom Dornbrook10---------1
RB Herschel Walker00---------0
QB Kelly Stouffer00---------0
T Dave Croston00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left45012.5
Middle6264.3
Right10393.9
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left6315.2
Middle19522.7
Right8162.0
None1-2-2.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Burt Andersen23111125310
Steve Bono20100032101
WashingtonAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jim Kelly34255123350

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen85232.9
Short (0-8 Yds)2212753.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)748111.6
Long (19+ Yds)5000.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen98748.2
Short (0-8 Yds)1610905.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)7513619.4
Long (19+ Yds)227336.5

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green136184142
WR Mervyn Fernandez73130038
TE Ron Hall76030035
WR Dwight Clark4111034
RB James Jones31118031
TE Jay Novacek310003
WR Steve Griffin3202008
TE Todd Christensen101005
FB Larry Kinnebrew110-4013
WashingtonTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Webster Slaughter960109230
WR Jessie Hester851123130
RB Stump Mitchell65041125
RB Tim Spencer3216023
WR Cedric Jones2104018
TE Ethan Horton22029021
TE Mark Dufresne110805
WR John Floyd1101010
RB Ricky Moore1101204
TE Kelvin Carr1104018

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones1-1-1.003.90
WashingtonAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Stump Mitchell3186.003.88

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Steve Bono2000.003.35
Burt Andersen111818.004.87
WashingtonAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jim Kelly32165.3310.97

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Todd Christensen1000.000.00
RB James Jones111818.006.00
TE Jay Novacek1000.000.00
WashingtonTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Webster Slaughter21136.5012.11
RB Stump Mitchell1133.006.83

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DallasRushesConversions
QB Steve Bono11
WashingtonRushesConversions
RB Stump Mitchell32
QB Jim Kelly10
RB Tim Spencer11

Third Down Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompConversions
Steve Bono842
Burt Andersen641
WashingtonAttCompConversions
Jim Kelly966

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Mervyn Fernandez310
TE Ron Hall331
WR Roy Green211
WR Steve Griffin211
WR Dwight Clark110
RB James Jones100
FB Larry Kinnebrew110
TE Jay Novacek100
WashingtonTargCatchConversions
WR Webster Slaughter311
WR Jessie Hester222
TE Mark Dufresne111
WR John Floyd111
RB Stump Mitchell100
TE Ethan Horton111

SectionAttendance
Stadium70,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck21,400 (21,400)
End Zone15,400 (15,400)
Mezzanine8,900 (8,900)
Sideline Seats13,600 (13,600)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes3,300 (3,300)