Cowboys - Texans Box Score

Rookie quarterback David Carr hit Corey Bradford for a 65-yard touchdown early in the fourth quarter to break a 10-10 tie and give the Houston Texans a lead they would not relinquish. Quincy Carter was sacked in his own endzone for a safety with just 4 minutes left to provide the final margin.

      FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      DALLAS                 0    3    7    0   10
      HOUSTON                7    3    0    9   19     FINAL

      SCORING SUMMARY

      1ST QUARTER: HST - TD, BILLY MILLER 19 YD PASS FROM DAVID 
                             CARR (KRIS BROWN KICK), 1:14. 
                             Drive: 3 plays, 64 yards in 1:14. 
                             Key plays: 43-yard pass 
                             interference on Cowboys'  Westbrook
                             at Dallas 21. HOUSTON 7-0
      2ND QUARTER: HST - FG, KRIS BROWN 42 YD, 4:24. Drive: 4 
                             plays, 2 yards in 1:28. Key plays: 
                             Glenn intereception of Carter pass 
                             at Dallas 26. HOUSTON 10-0
                   DAL - FG, BILLY CUNDIFF 33 YD, 14:04. Drive: 
                             6 plays, 34 yards in 1:05. Key 
                             plays: 15-yard personal foul on K 
                             Williams to Houston 48; Carter 
                             12-yard pass to Bryant to Houston 
                             33; 15-yard personal foul on 
                             Stevens to Houston 18. HOUSTON 10-3
      3RD QUARTER: DAL - TD, MICHAEL WILEY 46 YD RUN (BILLY 
                             CUNDIFF KICK), 9:48. Drive: 4 
                             plays, 84 yards in 2:01. Key plays:
                             Smith 22-yard run to Dallas 47. 
                             DALLAS 10-10
      4TH QUARTER: HST - TD, COREY BRADFORD 65 YD PASS FROM 
                             DAVID CARR (KRIS BROWN KICK), 2:42.
                             Drive: 3 plays, 74 yards in 1:47. 
                             HOUSTON 17-10
                   HST - SAFETY, QUINCY CARTER TACKLED BY SETH PAYNE
                             IN END ZONE 12:23. HOUSTON 19-10

DALLAS - HOUSTON Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS

                               DAL            HST
                          --------       --------
FIRST DOWNS                     11             13
Rushing                          5              3
Passing                          5              5
Penalty                          1              5
3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY           2-13           2-15
4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY            0-0            0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS                267            201
Total plays                     57             63
Average gain                   4.7            3.2
NET YARDS RUSHING              155             78
Rushes                          24             35
Average per rush               6.5            2.2
NET YARDS PASSING              112            123
Completed-attempted          13-30          10-22
Yards per pass                 3.7            5.6
Sacked-yards lost             3-19           6-22
Had intercepted                  1              1
PUNTS-AVERAGE               9-37.8        10-41.2
RETURN YARDAGE                  17             21
Punts-returns                 7-10           4-21
Kickoffs-returns              4-63           4-85
Interceptions-returns          1-7            1-0
PENALTIES-YARDS              9-117          11-80
FUMBLES-LOST                   2-1            1-0
TIME OF POSSESSION           26:05          33:55


PLAYER STATISTICS

Missed field goals: DALLAS (Billy Cundiff 42).

DALLAS rushing: Emmitt Smith 17-67, Michael Wiley 1-46, Joey Galloway 
1-21, Troy Hambrick 4-16, Quincy Carter 1-5.

HOUSTON rushing: James Allen 19-56, Jonathan Wells 9-18, Jermaine 
Lewis 1-5, Jarrod Baxter 2-1, David Carr 4-MINUS 2.

DALLAS passing: Quincy Carter 13-30 for 131 yards, 1 INT, 0 TD.

HOUSTON passing: David Carr 10-22 for 145 yards, 1 INT, 2 TD.

DALLAS receiving: Joey Galloway 6-69, Antonio Bryant 4-47, Emmitt 
Smith 2-12, Troy Hambrick 1-3.

HOUSTON receiving: Corey Bradford 4-99, Billy Miller 1-19, James Allen
2-16, Jermaine Lewis 1-8, Jonathan Wells 1-6, Jabbar Gaffney 1-MINUS 
3.

DALLAS tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Dexter Coakley 7-0-1, Dat 
Nguyen 7-0-1, La'Roi Glover 5-1-1.5, Roy Williams 5-0-0, Kevin Hardy 
5-0-0, Darren Woodson 4-0-0, Bryant Westbrook 3-0-0, Ebenezer Ekuban 
3-0-1, Michael Myers 2-0-1, Brandon Noble 2-0-0, Greg Ellis 1-1-.5, 
Mario Edwards 1-1-0, John Nix 1-0-0, Peppi Zellner 1-0-0.

HOUSTON tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Jamie Sharper 7-1-0, Seth 
Payne 6-0-1, Aaron Glenn 5-0-0, Marcus Coleman 5-0-0, Matt Stevens 
3-0-0, Jeff Posey 3-0-0, Gary Walker 2-0-1, Jay Foreman 2-0-0, Jerry 
Deloach 2-0-0, Kailee Wong 2-0-1, Keith Mitchell 1-0-0, Eric Brown 
1-0-0.

Interceptions: DALLAS (La'Roi Glover 1 for 7 yards); HOUSTON (Aaron 
Glenn 1 for 0 yards).

Fumbles lost: DALLAS (Ken-Yon Rambo).

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