Week 3, 1989

played in Arizona, AZ

82 degrees, stormy, 23 mph wind

Dallas Cowboys31323-21
Arizona Cardinals31406-23

Scoring Summary
1Q: 09:12 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 33 field goal
1Q: 04:32 ARI - Bjorn Nittmo 45 field goal
2Q: 11:25 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 39 field goal
2Q: 08:21 ARI - Marion Butts 16 run (Bjorn Nittmo extra point)
2Q: 04:54 ARI - Lemuel Stinson 74 fumble return (Bjorn Nittmo extra point)
2Q: 02:10 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 41 field goal
2Q: 00:38 DAL - Dave Duerson 99 interception return (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
3Q: 02:09 DAL - Safety: Danny Noonan tackled ball carrier in end zone
4Q: 13:08 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 19 field goal
4Q: 10:13 ARI - Bjorn Nittmo 36 field goal
4Q: 00:26 ARI - Bjorn Nittmo 20 field goal

Team StatisticsDALARI
Record2-11-2
First Downs1721
- by Rushing75
- by Passing914
- by Penalty12
Total Net Yards379431
- Offensive Plays7065
- Yards per Play5.416.63
Net Rushing Yards8384
- Rushing Attempts3016
- Yards per Rush2.775.25
Net Passing Yards296347
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt39 - 26 - 148 - 25 - 2
- Gross Passing Yards303351
- Sacks/Yards Lost1/71/4
- Yards per Pass Play7.407.08
Fumbles/Lost1/10/0
3rd Down Conversions4/163/13
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down9.17.8
4th Down Conversions0/11/1
Penalties/Yards7/505/41
Punt Returns/Yards2/142/11
Kick Returns/Yards5/1342/35
Interception Ret./Yards2/991/19
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits34
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/31/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 26OWN 24
Time of Possession33:2526:35

Drive Charts

Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
113:094:05OWN 28856Field Goal
14:273:01OWN 24527Punt
214:503:30OPP 47625Field Goal
28:033:25OWN 26548Fumble
24:382:35OWN 32644Field Goal
315:002:27OWN 29316Punt
311:340:10OPP 4210Interception
310:582:54OWN 1628Punt
37:074:58OWN 11948Punt
31:593:58OWN 35763Field Goal
410:071:46OWN 3332Punt
44:591:52OWN 939Punt
42:230:44OWN 6512Punt
40:200:20OWN 2547Downs
Arizona Cardinals
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:001:51OWN 25415Punt
19:044:37OWN 21751Field Goal
11:261:36OWN 7429Interception
211:203:17OWN 25775Touchdown
22:031:33OWN 25868Interception
20:300:30OWN 17252Half
312:330:59OWN 235Punt
311:240:26OWN 4330Punt
38:040:57OWN 3835Punt
32:090:10OWN 31-3Safety
413:012:54OWN 25856Field Goal
48:213:22OWN 25722Punt
43:070:44OWN 4635Punt
41:391:19OWN 43554Field Goal

Game MVP: Marion Butts, Arizona Cardinals

Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Marcus Allen26712.733630
QB Mike Tomczak2115.50700
FB Larry Kinnebrew133.00300
WR J.J. Birden1-2-2.00-200
ArizonaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Marion Butts12584.832331
QB Wade Wilson231.50200
RB Stanford Jennings22311.501810

Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Tomczak39263031/7037179.3
ArizonaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Wade Wilson48253511/4034258.6

Receiving Statistics

DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green8118610.7559240
WR Mervyn Fernandez6118614.3337370
TE Ron Hall566813.6020270
WR J.J. Birden445814.5037290
RB Marcus Allen1411.00010
TE Troy Sadowski11-1-1.000-10
TE Keith Jennings1155.00050
FB Larry Kinnebrew0100.00000
ArizonaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
TE Pete Holohan61410417.3368290
WR Derek Hill6118213.6713210
WR Cris Collinsworth575210.4021320
WR Irving Fryar485614.0015340
RB Stanford Jennings243216.0021260
RB Marion Butts222512.5014200
WR Elias Crane0200.00000

Interception Statistics

DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
S Dave Duerson19999.001
S Troy West100.000
ArizonaIntsYardsAvgTD
CB D.J. Johnson11919.000

Fumble Statistics

DallasFumbRecovForceTD
WR Mervyn Fernandez1000
ArizonaFumbRecovForceTD
CB Lemuel Stinson0111

Punting Statistics

DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Rick Tuten728941.339.7534
ArizonaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Leon Minevich626444.041.7564

Kicking Statistics

DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull4/41/10/0411/1
ArizonaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Bjorn Nittmo3/31/10/0452/2

Punt Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Lamont Weber2147.00
ArizonaRetYardsAvgTD
Danny Walters2115.50

Kick Return Statistics

DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Ellis Dillahunt38428.00
Wes Smith25025.00
ArizonaRetYardsAvgTD
Cris Collinsworth12020.00
Irving Fryar11515.00

Defensive Statistics

DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
CB Mark Collins1120.01637
S Dave Duerson610.01649
ILB Alvin Toles510.01443
CB Jerry Gray510.01649
DE Leonard Marshall211.01444
OLB Larry Kelm220.01443
S Dennis Smith200.0218
DT Danny Noonan200.01427
S Troy West110.01431
OLB Eugene Marve100.0211
DE Kevin Greene100.01439
DT T.J. Turner100.01227
TE Ron Hall10---------
CB Ellis Dillahunt100.0218
CB Donnell Woolford100.01438
DT Doug Barlett010.0428
ArizonaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
DT Ike Reardon710.52732
S Stacey Toran720.03040
S Vince Albritton710.03040
OLB Onzy Elam550.02727
ILB Antonio Goss520.02426
CB D.J. Johnson410.02939
DE Chris Doleman310.52221
ILB Ron Hadley300.0614
OLB Steve Hyche300.0513
CB Danny Walters230.01420
CB Lemuel Stinson210.02323
DE Clyde Simmons200.02423
DT Jerome Brown200.03038
OLB Keena Turner110.01121
CB Chris Goode110.0313
TE Pete Holohan10---------
DT Tim Goade100.0310
CB Gary Richard100.01412

Pass Rush Statistics

DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Leonard Marshall1.002144
OLB Eugene Marve0.001011
ILB Alvin Toles0.001043
DT T.J. Turner0.001027
DT Danny Noonan0.001027
DT Ted Gregory0.001016
ArizonaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Chris Doleman0.501121
DT Ike Reardon0.500132
OLB Bart Burton0.002012
DE Jim Burt0.001013
DT Jerome Brown0.001038
DT Tim Goade0.001010

Pass Defense Statistics

DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
CB Jerry Gray52049
CB Mark Collins50037
ILB Alvin Toles41043
S Dave Duerson30149
S Dennis Smith20018
OLB Eugene Marve11011
S Troy West10131
DE Kevin Greene10039
DT Danny Noonan10027
OLB Larry Kelm10043
CB Ellis Dillahunt10018
ArizonaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Stacey Toran40040
CB D.J. Johnson31139
S Vince Albritton31040
ILB Antonio Goss30026
CB Danny Walters20020
ILB Ron Hadley20014
OLB Onzy Elam20027
OLB Steve Hyche20013
OLB Keena Turner11021
DE Chris Doleman10021
DT Ike Reardon10032
CB Lemuel Stinson10023
CB Gary Richard10012

Blocking Statistics

DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Mike Schad29030040
T Harris Barton26030140
T Caesar Rentie23030040
C John Adickes17030040
G William Roberts13030040
ArizonaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Jim Juriga39016049
C Paul Oswald13016049
G Tom Toth11016149
T Paul Gruber11016049

Special Teams Tackles

DallasTacklesSTPlays
Dennis Smith328
Ellis Dillahunt128
ArizonaTacklesSTPlays
Pete Holohan329
Chris Doleman221
Marion Butts129
Grady Esiason113

Participation

DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
G Mike Schad3040------1181
T Harris Barton3040------1181
RB Marcus Allen2934------1376
WR Roy Green2937------773
G William Roberts3040---------70
QB Mike Tomczak3040---------70
C John Adickes3040---------70
T Caesar Rentie3040---------70
S Dave Duerson------1649368
CB Jerry Gray------1649368
TE Ron Hall2935------165
WR Mervyn Fernandez3033---------63
DE Leonard Marshall------1444361
ILB Alvin Toles------1443360
OLB Larry Kelm------1443360
DE Kevin Greene------1439255
CB Mark Collins------1637154
CB Donnell Woolford------1438254
DT Doug Barlett------4282052
S Dennis Smith------2182848
DT T.J. Turner------1227948
DT Danny Noonan------1427748
CB Ellis Dillahunt------2182848
WR J.J. Birden2423---------47
S Troy West------1431146
RB Bobby Joe Edmonds05------3035
WR Wes Smith01------3031
OLB Ian Cotter------002626
WR Lamont Weber10------2324
FB Larry Kinnebrew317---------20
DT Ted Gregory------216119
S Brian Jordan------001919
T Doug Armstrong00------1717
TE Keith Jennings512---------17
TE Troy Sadowski03------1215
OLB Eugene Marve------211114
DE Bob Kohrs------29112
C Blaine Pearson00------1111
G Kevin Belcher00------1111
P Rick Tuten00------1111
K Kerry Turnbull00------1010
DE David Grant------26---8
ILB Claude Sidharta------26---8
C Don Mosebar00------44
QB Rusty Hilger00---------0
OLB Willis Crockett------00---0
ArizonaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
TE Pete Holohan1447------2990
RB Marion Butts1538------2982
S Stacey Toran------3040575
WR Derek Hill1241------2275
T Jimbo Covert1649------974
S Vince Albritton------3040474
G Tom Toth1649------974
G Jim Juriga1649------974
T Paul Gruber1649------974
DT Jerome Brown------3038472
CB D.J. Johnson------2939472
WR Irving Fryar1649------671
QB Wade Wilson1649---------65
C Paul Oswald1649---------65
DE Chris Doleman------22212164
DT Ike Reardon------2732160
OLB Onzy Elam------2727559
ILB Antonio Goss------2426353
DE Clyde Simmons------2423148
CB Lemuel Stinson------2323147
WR Cris Collinsworth1121------1244
CB Danny Walters------1420943
RB Stanford Jennings317------1636
ILB Ron Hadley------6141434
OLB Keena Turner------1121133
WR Elias Crane615------930
OLB Steve Apke------112426
CB Gary Richard------1412---26
CB Tim McKyer------222024
TE Grady Esiason28------1323
DT Tim Goade------3101023
CB Chris Goode------313319
S William White------001919
OLB Steve Hyche------513119
DE Jim Burt------213318
OLB Bart Burton------312318
TE Danta Whitaker19---------10
K Bjorn Nittmo00------1010
C Ramon Crawford00------99
P Leon Minevich00------99
CB Cliff Hicks------0077
QB Ben Bennett00---------0
QB Robbie Bosco00---------0
T Glenn Derby00---------0
T Herb Wester00---------0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left4-4-1.0
Middle13473.6
Right13403.1
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left000.0
Middle11494.5
Right5357.0
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Tomczak39268213621
ArizonaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Wade Wilson48258734712

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)17131478.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)106656.5
Long (19+ Yds)326020.0
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen64142.3
Short (0-8 Yds)27132047.6
Medium (9-18 Yds)106787.8
Long (19+ Yds)525511.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green118086237
WR Mervyn Fernandez116186233
TE Ron Hall65068235
RB Marcus Allen4101034
WR J.J. Birden44058223
FB Larry Kinnebrew1000017
TE Troy Sadowski110-103
TE Keith Jennings1105012
ArizonaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
TE Pete Holohan1462104347
WR Derek Hill116082141
WR Irving Fryar84056149
WR Cris Collinsworth75152121
RB Stanford Jennings42032117
RB Marion Butts22025138
WR Elias Crane2000015

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Marcus Allen3-6-2.002.73
FB Larry Kinnebrew133.003.00
ArizonaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Marion Butts11616.004.83

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Tomczak6361.007.77
ArizonaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Wade Wilson4000.007.31

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Ron Hall2163.0011.33
RB Marcus Allen1000.000.25
FB Larry Kinnebrew1000.000.00
WR Mervyn Fernandez11-3-3.007.82
WR J.J. Birden1133.0014.50
ArizonaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
TE Pete Holohan1000.007.43
WR Irving Fryar1000.007.00
WR Derek Hill1000.007.45
WR Elias Crane1000.000.00

Third Down Rushing Statistics

DallasRushesConversions
RB Marcus Allen21
FB Larry Kinnebrew10
ArizonaRushesConversions

Third Down Passing Statistics

DallasAttCompConversions
Mike Tomczak1363
ArizonaAttCompConversions
Wade Wilson1263

Third Down Receiving Statistics

DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Roy Green421
WR Mervyn Fernandez410
WR J.J. Birden222
RB Marcus Allen100
TE Ron Hall100
TE Keith Jennings110
ArizonaTargCatchConversions
WR Derek Hill521
TE Pete Holohan200
WR Cris Collinsworth221
RB Stanford Jennings221
WR Irving Fryar100

SectionAttendance
Stadium60,700 (70,600 capacity)
Upper Deck13,900 (17,000)
End Zone10,800 (12,200)
Mezzanine6,300 (7,100)
Sideline Seats9,100 (10,800)
Club Seats14,000 (16,000)
Luxury Boxes6,600 (7,500)