Week 7, 1989

played in Dallas, TX

70 degrees, rain, 2 mph wind

Minnesota Vikings31206-21
Dallas Cowboys107100-27

Scoring Summary
1Q: 12:05 DAL - Roy Green 42 pass from Mike Tomczak (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
1Q: 05:03 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 27 field goal
1Q: 01:13 MIN - Teddy Garcia 37 field goal
2Q: 13:11 MIN - Teddy Garcia 18 field goal
2Q: 13:05 DAL - Wes Smith 91 kickoff return (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
2Q: 07:33 MIN - Teddy Garcia 50 field goal
2Q: 01:14 MIN - Teddy Garcia 54 field goal
2Q: 00:08 MIN - Teddy Garcia 20 field goal
3Q: 11:06 DAL - T.J. Turner 51 fumble return (Kerry Turnbull extra point)
3Q: 03:24 DAL - Kerry Turnbull 36 field goal
4Q: 14:52 MIN - Teddy Garcia 48 field goal
4Q: 04:53 MIN - Teddy Garcia 33 field goal

Team StatisticsMINDAL
Record4-23-4
First Downs2113
- by Rushing41
- by Passing1612
- by Penalty10
Total Net Yards352272
- Offensive Plays8558
- Yards per Play4.144.69
Net Rushing Yards4527
- Rushing Attempts2720
- Yards per Rush1.671.35
Net Passing Yards307245
- Att./Comp./Intrcpt56 - 32 - 136 - 23 - 1
- Gross Passing Yards322262
- Sacks/Yards Lost2/152/17
- Yards per Pass Play5.296.45
Fumbles/Lost3/23/2
3rd Down Conversions5/204/14
- Avg. YtG on 3rd Down7.58.9
4th Down Conversions1/20/0
Penalties/Yards2/107/45
Punt Returns/Yards1/13/34
Kick Returns/Yards5/1173/139
Interception Ret./Yards1/01/29
2pt Conversions0/00/0
Red Zone Visits32
- Red Zone TDs/FGs0/30/2
Avg. Drive StartOWN 33OWN 34
Time of Possession33:4526:15

Drive Charts

Minnesota Vikings
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
114:101:26OWN 2033Punt
111:513:13OWN 32636Interception
14:553:49OWN 45735Field Goal
10:082:03OPP 19418Field Goal
212:485:23OWN 33934Field Goal
25:381:41OWN 2034Punt
22:111:03OWN 38625Field Goal
20:420:40OPP 33430Field Goal
315:004:09OWN 20831Fumble
310:512:00OWN 2539Punt
33:193:32OWN 24945Field Goal
410:341:21OWN 732Punt
48:103:22OWN 371047Field Goal
42:160:56OWN 39524Fumble
40:490:49OWN 20519Game
Dallas Cowboys
QuarBeganPossFromPlaysYardsResult
115:000:50OWN 253-4Punt
112:440:53OPP 48248Touchdown
18:383:43OPP 45835Field Goal
11:060:58OWN 253-6Fumble
27:251:47OWN 25434Punt
23:571:46OWN 41627Fumble
21:080:26OWN 2530Interception
38:515:32OWN 221159Field Goal
414:474:13OWN 10845Punt
49:131:03OPP 48418Missed FG
44:482:32OWN 253-3Punt
41:200:31OPP 4634Punt

Game MVP: Teddy Garcia, Minnesota Vikings

Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Bobby Humphrey10323.20800
QB Jay Schroeder991.001020
RB James Jones650.83600
RB Junior Tautalatasi144.00400
WR James Dixon1-5-5.00-500
DallasAttYardsAvgLG10+TD
RB Marcus Allen16231.441210
RB Tom Rathman320.67300
QB Mike Tomczak122.00200

Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Jay Schroeder56323222/15030166.2
DallasAttCompYardsSk/YdTDLGIntRate
Mike Tomczak36232622/17142183.3

Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
RB James Jones810486.0024240
TE David Little69518.508140
WR Drew Hill4114912.2512150
WR Art Monk47389.5031270
TE Chris Kelley375317.6721290
WR James Dixon354816.000300
RB Junior Tautalatasi22105.0011100
WR Hassan Jones121616.0015160
RB Bobby Humphrey1299.00490
DallasCatchTargYardsAvgYACLGTD
WR Roy Green7137811.1433421
RB Marcus Allen787610.8651370
TE Ron Hall456917.2548310
WR Mervyn Fernandez363411.3314170
WR J.J. Birden2352.50040
FB Larry Kinnebrew0100.00000

Interception Statistics

MinnesotaIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Vann McElroy100.000
DallasIntsYardsAvgTD
CB Mark Collins12929.000

Fumble Statistics

MinnesotaFumbRecovForceTD
QB Jay Schroeder2000
RB Junior Tautalatasi1000
OLB Lester Boyd0100
S Anthony Blaylock0100
WR James Dixon0100
OLB Brian Noble0010
DE John Galvin0010
S Darren Carrington0010
DallasFumbRecovForceTD
WR Roy Green1000
QB Mike Tomczak1000
WR Lamont Weber1000
DT Ted Gregory0110
DT T.J. Turner0101
S Dennis Smith0100
DE Kevin Greene0010
OLB Larry Kelm0010

Punting Statistics

MinnesotaPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Barry Helton417744.335.8540
DallasPuntYardsAvgNetLGIn20
Rick Tuten522044.035.8602

Kicking Statistics

MinnesotaFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Teddy Garcia7/73/32/2540/0
DallasFGs40+Yd50+YdLGPAT
Kerry Turnbull2/30/10/0363/3

Punt Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
James Jones111.00
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Lamont Weber33411.30

Kick Return Statistics

MinnesotaRetYardsAvgTD
Lyle Pickens511723.40
DallasRetYardsAvgTD
Ellis Dillahunt24824.00
Wes Smith19191.01

Defensive Statistics

MinnesotaTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
ILB Fredd Young630.01936
S Darren Carrington630.02038
DE Keith Willis610.01828
OLB Brian Noble520.01936
DT Todd Liebenstein411.02036
OLB Lester Boyd400.01220
CB Vann McElroy320.02038
CB Eric Thomas220.02038
S Jeff Donaldson200.0914
DE John Galvin101.0210
CB Maurice Douglass110.01123
DE David Braxton110.01523
RB James Jones10---------
G Raleigh McKenzie10---------
DT Gerald Williams100.0310
ILB Eugene Seale100.012
DE Jeff Cross010.0212
DallasTackAsstSackRPlayPPlay
S Dave Duerson1530.02758
OLB Larry Kelm1130.02651
CB Mark Collins630.02742
DE Leonard Marshall540.52649
CB Jerry Gray500.02757
DE Kevin Greene451.02649
ILB Alvin Toles360.02651
S Dennis Smith300.0126
S Troy West210.02632
DT Danny Noonan210.02325
ILB Claude Sidharta200.017
DT Ted Gregory100.5118
OLB Eugene Marve120.01216
WR J.J. Birden10---------
T Caesar Rentie10---------
CB Donnell Woolford100.01542
DT T.J. Turner010.02336

Pass Rush Statistics

MinnesotaSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE John Galvin1.001010
DT Todd Liebenstein1.000036
DE Keith Willis0.011028
DT Darien Hines0.010028
DallasSackBlockHurryKnockPPlay
DE Kevin Greene1.002149
DE Leonard Marshall0.502649
DT Ted Gregory0.500018
CB Donnell Woolford0.010042
DE Bob Kohrs0.00109
CB Jerry Gray0.001057
DT T.J. Turner0.001036
DE David Grant0.00109

Pass Defense Statistics

MinnesotaCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
ILB Fredd Young40036
OLB Brian Noble40036
S Darren Carrington32038
CB Vann McElroy31138
OLB Lester Boyd30020
DE Keith Willis20028
CB Eric Thomas20038
DT Todd Liebenstein10036
DT Gerald Williams10010
S Anthony Blaylock01024
DallasCaughtDefnsdIntrcpPPlay
S Dave Duerson92058
CB Jerry Gray52057
OLB Larry Kelm50051
CB Mark Collins31142
S Dennis Smith30026
S Troy West21032
ILB Alvin Toles11051
CB Donnell Woolford11042
OLB Eugene Marve10016
DE Kevin Greene10049
ILB Claude Sidharta1007

Blocking Statistics

MinnesotaKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
G Raleigh McKenzie26027058
G Bob White25027158
C Chuck Thomas18027158
T Steve Moore14027058
TE David Little12025048
T Rob Woods12027058
DallasKeyBlBlOppPancRPlySckAPPly
T Harris Barton25020038
C John Adickes15020038
T Caesar Rentie05020038
G Kevin Belcher02020138
G William Roberts01020138
FB Larry Kinnebrew0109013
TE Ron Hall01017033

Special Teams Tackles

MinnesotaTacklesSTPlays
Darren Carrington215
David Braxton112
Bob White111
Rob Woods111
DallasTacklesSTPlays
Dennis Smith228
Lamont Weber226
Doug Armstrong126
Wes Smith126

Participation

MinnesotaRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
T Steve Moore2758------1196
G Raleigh McKenzie2758------1196
G Bob White2758------1196
T Rob Woods2758------1196
QB Jay Schroeder2758---------85
C Chuck Thomas2758---------85
WR Drew Hill2255---------77
TE David Little2548---------73
S Darren Carrington------20381573
WR Art Monk2250---------72
CB Eric Thomas------20381472
TE Chris Kelley1122------3063
CB Vann McElroy------2038361
DT Todd Liebenstein------2036359
OLB Brian Noble------1936459
ILB Fredd Young------1936358
WR James Dixon1034------1458
DT Darien Hines------1728853
RB James Jones1334------552
DE David Braxton------15231250
DE Keith Willis------1828---46
FB Major Everett712------2645
S Anthony Blaylock------1124237
CB Maurice Douglass------1123236
OLB Lester Boyd------1220234
RB Junior Tautalatasi17------2533
WR Louis Lipps12------2629
S Jeff Donaldson------914225
CB Lyle Pickens------122023
RB Bobby Humphrey1211---------23
OLB Tim Moore------002222
DE Jeff Cross------212620
S Larry Brewton------001818
TE Vernon Kirk57------618
K Teddy Garcia00------1515
DE John Galvin------210315
WR Hassan Jones68---------14
ILB Eugene Seale------121114
DT Gerald Williams------310---13
C Cole Berry00------1111
P Barry Helton00------1111
QB Marc Wilson00---------0
T Roger Caron00---------0
C David Alexander00---------0
T Scott Dill00---------0
OLB Steve Hendrickson------00---0
DallasRPlyOffPPlyOffRPlyDefPPlyDefSTPlyTotal Plays
S Dave Duerson------2758792
CB Jerry Gray------2757690
ILB Alvin Toles------2651683
OLB Larry Kelm------2651683
DE Leonard Marshall------2649681
DE Kevin Greene------2649681
CB Mark Collins------2742473
WR Roy Green1836------1771
DT T.J. Turner------2336867
G Kevin Belcher2038------866
T Harris Barton2038------866
DT Doug Barlett------7372266
CB Donnell Woolford------1542562
S Troy West------2632260
G William Roberts2038---------58
QB Mike Tomczak2038---------58
C John Adickes2038---------58
T Caesar Rentie2038---------58
S Dennis Smith------1262855
DT Danny Noonan------2325654
CB Ellis Dillahunt------1242853
RB Marcus Allen1633------150
TE Ron Hall1733---------50
WR Mervyn Fernandez1333---------46
WR J.J. Birden1220---------32
OLB Eugene Marve------1216230
WR Lamont Weber12------2629
WR Wes Smith11------2628
T Doug Armstrong00------2626
DT Ted Gregory------118423
OLB Ian Cotter------002323
FB Larry Kinnebrew913---------22
TE Keith Jennings814---------22
RB Tom Rathman34------1320
S Brian Jordan------001818
TE Troy Sadowski21------1215
DE Bob Kohrs------19111
DE David Grant------19111
K Kerry Turnbull00------99
ILB Claude Sidharta------1719
C Blaine Pearson00------88
P Rick Tuten00------88
G Bob Kratch00------88
C Brian Williams00------33
QB Rusty Hilger00---------0
OLB Willis Crockett------00---0

Directional Rushing Statistics

DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left600.0
Middle16231.4
Right5224.4
None000.0
DistanceAttYardsAvg
Left420.5
Middle920.2
Right7233.3
None000.0

Detailed Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Jay Schroeder56325148871
DallasAttCmp20+BdThDropDfnsHurrKnckIntc
Mike Tomczak36233134201

Directional Passing Statistics

DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
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Short (0-8 Yds)29181545.3
Medium (9-18 Yds)146735.2
Long (19+ Yds)425914.8
DistanceAttCompYardsAvg
Screen444310.8
Short (0-8 Yds)17141257.4
Medium (9-18 Yds)105949.4
Long (19+ Yds)5000.0

Detailed Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Drew Hill114149055
RB James Jones108148134
TE David Little96051048
WR Art Monk74038150
TE Chris Kelley73153222
WR James Dixon53048134
RB Junior Tautalatasi2201007
WR Hassan Jones2111608
RB Bobby Humphrey2109011
DallasTargtCaugtDropdYards20+PPlay
WR Roy Green137278136
RB Marcus Allen87076133
WR Mervyn Fernandez63034033
TE Ron Hall54069133
WR J.J. Birden3205020
FB Larry Kinnebrew1010013

Red-Zone Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB James Jones144.000.83
RB Bobby Humphrey100.003.20
DallasAttYardsAvgOverall Avg
RB Marcus Allen1-5-5.001.44

Red-Zone Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Jay Schroeder63284.675.75
DallasAttCompYardsAvg/AttOverall Avg
Mike Tomczak4241.007.28

Red-Zone Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Drew Hill21126.004.45
TE David Little21147.005.67
WR Art Monk1122.005.43
RB James Jones1000.004.80
DallasTargetCatchYardsAvg/TargOverall Avg
WR Roy Green1000.006.00
RB Marcus Allen1133.009.50
FB Larry Kinnebrew1000.000.00
WR J.J. Birden1111.001.67

Third Down Rushing Statistics

MinnesotaRushesConversions
DallasRushesConversions
RB Marcus Allen30

Third Down Passing Statistics

MinnesotaAttCompConversions
Jay Schroeder19125
DallasAttCompConversions
Mike Tomczak954

Third Down Receiving Statistics

MinnesotaTargCatchConversions
WR Drew Hill722
RB James Jones551
TE Chris Kelley322
WR James Dixon210
WR Art Monk110
TE David Little110
DallasTargCatchConversions
WR Roy Green200
RB Marcus Allen222
WR Mervyn Fernandez211
WR J.J. Birden210
TE Ron Hall111

SectionAttendance
Stadium68,000 (70,000 capacity)
Upper Deck19,700 (21,000)
End Zone14,900 (15,100)
Mezzanine8,700 (8,700)
Sideline Seats12,900 (13,400)
Club Seats7,400 (7,400)
Luxury Boxes4,400 (4,400)