Cowboys vs Lions: Box Score

The Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions played up to their season records on Sunday. Entering the contest, the 1-4 Lions hoped to get on track versus the 4-1 Cowboys. Unfortunately for Detroit, both teams continued on their current paths. The Lions were hammered at Ford Field, 38-7. Box Score/Statistics inside.

NFL   FINAL                1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH  TOTAL
                           ---  ---  ---  ---  -----
      DALLAS                 7   21    7    3   38
      DETROIT                7    0    0    0    7     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST QUARTER:

 6:37 DET - TD, DRE BLY 67 YD FUMBLE RETURN (JASON HANSON KICK).
      DETROIT 7-0.
10:02 DAL - TD, TERRY GLENN 20 YD PASS FROM QUINCY CARTER (BILLY CUNDIFF KICK).
      Drive: 7 plays, 78 yards in 3:25.
      Key plays: Carter 14-yard pass to Bryant to Dallas 41; 21-yard pass
      interference penalty on Lions' Walker to Detroit 38; 15-yard
      unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Lions' Rogers  to Detroit 20. DALLAS
      7-7.

2ND QUARTER:

 3:29 DAL - TD, TERRY GLENN 19 YD PASS FROM QUINCY CARTER (BILLY CUNDIFF KICK).
      Drive: 7 plays, 83 yards in 3:18.
      Key plays: Hambrick 10-yard run plus 15-yard unnecessary roughness
      penalty on Lions' Green to Dallas 42; Hambrick 14-yard run plus 15-yard
      facemask penalty on Lions' Harris to Detroit 29; Hambrick 1-yard run on
      4th-and-1 to Detroit 19. DALLAS 14-7.
 4:39 DAL - TD, TERRY GLENN 8 YD PASS FROM QUINCY CARTER (BILLY CUNDIFF KICK).
      Drive: 1 plays, 8 yards in 0:06.
      Key plays: Coakley 24-yard interception return to Detroit 8. DALLAS
      21-7.
10:40 DAL - TD, MARIO EDWARDS 27 YD INTERCEPTION RETURN (BILLY CUNDIFF KICK).
      DALLAS 28-7.

3RD QUARTER:

 7:27 DAL - TD, TROY HAMBRICK 3 YD RUN (BILLY CUNDIFF KICK).
      Drive: 14 plays, 81 yards in 7:27.
      Key plays: Carter 13-yard pass to Bryant to Detroit 30; Hambrick
      3-yard run on 3rd-and-1 to Detroit 33; Carter 23-yard pass to Bryant on
      3rd-and-2 to Detroit 2. DALLAS 35-7.

4TH QUARTER:

 0:03 DAL - FG, BILLY CUNDIFF 23 YD.
      Drive: 12 plays, 59 yards in 6:35.
      Key plays: Carter 5-yard pass to Glenn on 3rd-and-3 to Detroit 43;
      Carter 18-yard pass to Glenn to Detroit 33; Anderson 18-yard run to
      Detroit 15; Anderson 14-yard run to Detroit 3. DALLAS 38-7.

DALLAS - DETROIT Final Statistics

TEAM STATISTICS                                 DALLAS        DETROIT

FIRST DOWNS                                         25              9
  Rushing                                           11              4
  Passing                                           10              3
  Penalty                                            4              2
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY                         5-14-36%       5-15-33%
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY                         1-2-50%         0-1-0%
TOTAL NET YARDS                                    331            157
  Total offensive plays                             71             55
  Average gain per play                            4.7            2.9
NET YARDS RUSHING                                  134             83
  Rushing attempts                                  43             21
  Average gain per rush                            3.1            4.0
  Tackles for loss-yards                         10-24            1-1
NET YARDS PASSING                                  197             74
  Times sacked: Number-Yards                       1-1            1-7
  Gross passing yards                              198             81
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED      27-19-0        33-10-3
  Avg gain per pass play                           7.0            2.2
KICKOFFS: Number-In End Zone-Touchbacks          7-0-0          2-0-0
PUNTS: Number and Average                       5-41.6         7-38.0
  Had blocked                                        0              0
  Net punting average                             38.6           49.4
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)       70             15
  Number-Yards: Punt Returns                      6-19           2-15
  Number-Yards: Kickoff Returns                   2-34          7-114
  Number-Yards: Interception Returns              3-51            0-0
PENALTIES: Number-Yards                           6-65           9-96
FUMBLES: Number-Lost                               2-1            1-1
TOUCHDOWNS                                           5              1
  Rushing                                            1              0
  Passing                                            3              0
  Interceptions                                      1              0
  Other (blocked kicks, etc.)                        0              1
EXTRA POINTS: Made-Attempts                        5-5            1-1
  Kicking: Made-Attempts                           5-5            1-1
  Passing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
  Rushing: Made-Attempts                           0-0            0-0
FIELD GOALS: Made-Attempts                         1-1            0-0
  FGs - PATs had blocked                           0-0            0-0
RED ZONE EFFICIENCY                            3-4-75%         0-1-0%
GOAL TO GO EFFICIENCY                          2-3-67%         0-1-0%
SAFETIES                                             0              0
TIME OF POSSESSION                               37:21          22:39


INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

DALLAS                                  DETROIT

RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD  RUSHING             ATT YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
T HAMBRICK           24  74  3.1 14  1  O GARY               11  37  3.4  7  0
R ANDERSON            7  52  7.4 18  0  S BRYSON              6  20  3.3  6  0
Q CARTER              2  13  6.5 10  0  M MCMAHON             3  18  6.0 12  0
A CASON               6   0  0.0  9  0  A HAKIM               1   8  8.0  8  0
J MARTIN              1   0  0.0  0  0
A BRYANT              1  -2 -2.0  0  0
C HUTCHINSON          2  -3 -1.5  0  0

PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG  PASSING             CM-AT-YDS IN TD LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
Q CARTER            18-25-190  0  3 23  M MCMAHON            5-20- 51  1  0 26
C HUTCHINSON         1- 2-  8  0  0  8  J HARRINGTON         5-13- 30  2  0  8

Sacked-Yards Lost: Q CARTER 1-1.        Sacked-Yards Lost: J HARRINGTON 1-7.

RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD  RECEIVING            NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
T GLENN               6  75 12.5 20  3  S ANDERSON            3  27  9.0 14  0
A BRYANT              4  57 14.3 23  0  C SCHLESINGER         3  15  5.0  8  0
R ANDERSON            3   3  1.0  5  0  S BRYSON              2   9  4.5  5  0
D CAMPBELL            2  28 14.0 18  0  B SCHROEDER           1  26 26.0 26  0
A CASON               2  20 10.0 12  0  A HAKIM               1   4  4.0  4  0
T HAMBRICK            2  15  7.5  8  0

INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD  INTERCEPTIONS        NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
M EDWARDS             1  27 27.0 27  1
D COAKLEY             1  24 24.0 24  0
D ROSS                1   0  0.0  0  0

PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG  PUNTING             NO YDS  AVG T I LG
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
T GOWIN              5 208 41.6 1 2 49  N HARRIS             7 266 38.0 0 1 47

T = Touchbacks, I = Inside 20

PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD  PUNT RETURNS         NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
Z SMITH               6  19  3.2  9  0  R SWINTON             2  15  7.5  8  0

KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD  KICKOFF RETURNS      NO YDS  AVG LG TD
--------------------------------------  --------------------------------------
Z SMITH               1  18 18.0 18  0  R SWINTON             7 114 16.3 25  0
A CASON               1  16 16.0 16  0

KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA      KICKING              XP/XPA FG/FGA
----------------------------------      ----------------------------------
B CUNDIFF             5/5    1/1        J HANSON              1/1    0/0
Dist.: 23

                                 O-D                                     O-D
FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC    FUMBLES              NO  LOST FF REC
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
T HAMBRICK            1    1   0 0-0    M MCMAHON             1    1   0 0-0
A CASON               1    0   0 0-0    C HARRIS              0    0   1 0-0
D NGUYEN              0    0   1 0-0    D BLY                 0    0   0 0-1
K COLEMAN             0    0   0 0-1    O GARY                0    0   0 0-1
B JAMES               0    0   0 1-0
Z SMITH               0    0   0 1-0

DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD     DEFENSE              TK SO AS SK-YD
------------------------------------    ------------------------------------
D COAKLEY             9  7  2  0-0      E HOLMES             10  6  4  0-0
D NGUYEN              7  6  1  0-0      S ROGERS              8  5  3  0-0
D WOODSON             5  3  2  0-0      B GREEN               7  5  2  0-0
L GLOVER              2  2  0  1-7      B WALKER              6  3  3  0-0
R WILLIAMS            2  2  0  0-0      B BAILEY              6  3  3  0-0
E EKUBAN              2  1  1  0-0      C HARRIS              5  5  0  1-1
T NEWMAN              2  1  1  0-0      O SMITH               5  4  1  0-0
E OGBOGU              1  1  0  0-0      J HALL                5  2  3  0-0
L SCOTT               1  1  0  0-0      R BABERS              4  3  1  0-0
B JAMES               1  1  0  0-0      D WILKINSON           4  2  2  0-0
D ROSS                1  1  0  0-0      B WALKER              2  2  0  0-0
P HUNTER              1  1  0  0-0      R PORCHER             1  1  0  0-0
G ELLIS               1  0  1  0-0      J DAVIS               1  1  0  0-0
D STEWART             1  0  1  0-0      K PRITCHETT           1  0  1  0-0
                                        D BLY                 1  0  1  0-0

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