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1994 Dallas Cowboys

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12-4-0, Finished 1st in NFC East Division  · 1994 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 10.1, Offense: 5.6, Defense: 4.5, SoS: -0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 414 points (25.9/g), 2nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 248 points (15.5/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 166 points (10.4/g), 2nd.  Expected W-L: 12.3-3.7.

Coach: Barry Switzer (12-4-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Ernie Zampese
 Defensive Coordinator: Butch Davis
 Other Notable Asst.: Dave Campo (Defensive Backs)

Stadium: Texas Stadium
 Training Camp: St. Edward's University (Austin, Texas)

Team Info

Owner/President/General Manager Jerry Jones Owner serves as team's de facto General Manager
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 414 5321 1018 5.2 24 10 26 322 282 448 3368 19 14 7.2 160 550 1953 26 3.6 136
Team Defense 248 4313 1006 4.3 31 9 30 273 269 522 2752 19 22 4.8 157 437 1561 8 3.6 86
Lg Rank Offense 2 8 5 6 6 26 12 16 5 2 1 5 1 19
Lg Rank Defense 3 1 13 24 3 9 1 8 4 1 12 10 3 9

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 4 boxscore W 1-0 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 26 9 26 442 245 197 1 14 126 71 55
2 Sun September 11 boxscore W 2-0 Houston Oilers 20 17 18 340 225 115 1 20 339 202 137 2
3 Mon September 19 boxscore L OT 2-1 Detroit Lions 17 20 25 368 206 162 3 22 379 173 206
4 Bye Week
5 Sun October 2 boxscore W 3-1 @ Washington Redskins 34 7 26 323 181 142 1 12 110 82 28 4
6 Sun October 9 boxscore W 4-1 Arizona Cardinals 38 3 22 351 273 78 10 221 168 53 5
7 Sun October 16 boxscore W 5-1 Philadelphia Eagles 24 13 19 266 153 113 1 18 294 170 124 5
8 Sun October 23 boxscore W 6-1 @ Arizona Cardinals 28 21 14 312 237 75 22 315 208 107
9 Sun October 30 boxscore W 7-1 @ Cincinnati Bengals 23 20 20 368 272 96 2 13 320 243 77 1
10 Mon November 7 boxscore W 8-1 New York Giants 38 10 27 450 241 209 2 11 188 133 55 3
11 Sun November 13 boxscore L 8-2 @ San Francisco 49ers 14 21 19 408 321 87 3 19 308 161 147
12 Sun November 20 boxscore W 9-2 Washington Redskins 31 7 15 241 111 130 1 20 313 229 84 5
13 Thu November 24 boxscore W 10-2 Green Bay Packers 42 31 23 436 298 138 1 17 277 248 29
14 Sun December 4 boxscore W 11-2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 31 19 15 264 160 104 1 25 393 285 108 1
15 Sat December 10 boxscore L 11-3 Cleveland Browns 14 19 19 289 177 112 4 16 244 110 134 2
16 Mon December 19 boxscore W 12-3 @ New Orleans Saints 24 16 23 280 175 105 2 19 237 147 90 3
17 Sat December 24 boxscore L 12-4 @ New York Giants 10 15 11 183 93 90 1 15 249 122 127
Playoffs
Division Sun January 8 boxscore W 13-4 Green Bay Packers 35 9 27 450 330 120 2 18 327 228 99 1
ConfChamp Sun January 15 boxscore L 13-5 @ San Francisco 49ers 28 38 29 451 352 99 5 19 294 155 139 1

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
8 Troy Aikman* 28 QB 14 14 10-4-0 233 361 64.5% 2676 13 3.6 12 3.3 90 7.4 6.6 11.5 191.1 84.9 14 59 6.98 6.23 3.7 0 1
9 Rodney Peete 28 qb 7 1 1-0-0 33 56 58.9% 470 4 7.1 1 1.8 65 8.4 9.0 14.2 67.1 102.5 4 21 7.48 8.07 6.7 1 1
17 Jason Garrett 28 qb 2 1 1-0-0 16 31 51.6% 315 2 6.5 1 3.2 68 10.2 10.0 19.7 157.5 95.5 2 13 9.15 9.00 6.1
Team Total 26.6 16 12-4-0 282 448 62.9% 3461 19 4.2 14 3.1 90 7.7 7.2 12.3 216.3 87.8 20 93 7.20 6.66 4.3 1 2
Opp Total 16 269 522 51.5% 3051 19 3.6 22 4.2 5.8 4.68 11.3 190.7 64.0 47 299 4.8 3.8 8.3

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
22 Emmitt Smith*+ 25 RB 15 15 368 1484 21 46 4.0 98.9 24.5 50 341 6.8 1 68 3.3 22.7 1825 22 1
44 Lincoln Coleman 25 11 0 64 180 1 13 2.8 16.4 5.8 8 46 5.8 0 14 0.7 4.2 226 1 2
48 Daryl Johnston* 28 FB 16 16 40 138 2 9 3.5 8.6 2.5 44 325 7.4 2 24 2.8 20.3 463 4 2
8 Troy Aikman* 28 QB 14 14 30 62 1 13 2.1 4.4 2.1 62 1 2
32 Blair Thomas 27 rb 2 1 24 70 1 11 2.9 35.0 12.0 2 1 0.5 0 5 1.0 0.5 71 1 0
9 Rodney Peete 28 qb 7 1 9 -2 0 2 -0.2 -0.3 1.3 -2 0 3
85 Kevin Williams 23 KR/PR 15 2 6 20 0 8 3.3 1.3 0.4 13 181 13.9 0 29 0.9 12.1 201 0 4
34 Tommie Agee 30 15 0 5 4 0 3 0.8 0.3 0.3 1 2 2.0 0 2 0.1 0.1 6 0 0
17 Jason Garrett 28 qb 2 1 3 -2 0 0 -0.7 -1.0 1.5 -2 0 0
42 Robert Wilson 25 2 0 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0 -0.5 0.5 -1 0 0
88 Michael Irvin* 28 WR 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 79 1241 15.7 6 65 4.9 77.6 1241 6 0
84 Jay Novacek* 32 TE 16 14 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 47 475 10.1 2 27 2.9 29.7 475 2 0
80 Alvin Harper 26 WR 16 14 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 33 821 24.9 8 90 2.1 51.3 821 8 2
89 Scott Galbraith 27 te 16 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4 31 7.8 0 15 0.3 1.9 31 0 0
60 Derek Kennard 32 RG 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 -3 -3.0 0 -3 0.1 -0.2 -3 0 1
Team Total 26.6 16 550 1953 26 46 3.6 122.1 34.4 282 3461 12.3 19 90 17.6 216.3 5414 45 22
Opp Total 16 437 1561 8 3.6 97.6 27.3 269 2752 10.2 19 16.8 172.0 4313 27 15

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
85 Kevin Williams 23 KR/PR 15 2 39 349 1 83 8.9 43 1148 1 87 26.7 1698
47 Clayton Holmes 25 db 16 1 5 55 0 19 11.0 4 89 0 32 22.3 144
31 Brock Marion 24 db 14 1 2 39 0 21 19.5 39
55 Robert Jones 25 MLB 16 16 1 8 0 8 8.0 8
Team Total 26.6 16 44 404 1 83 9.2 50 1284 1 87 25.7 7102
Opp Total 16 36 378 0 10.5 82 1709 0 20.8

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
18 Chris Boniol 23 K 16 0 3 3 4 3 12 10 9 6 1 29 22 75.9%% 48 48 100.0%%
19 John Jett 26 P 16 0 70 2935 58 0 41.9
Team Total 26.6 16 3 3 4 3 12 10 9 6 1 29 22 75.9%% 48 48 100.0%% 70 2935 58 0 41.9
Opp Total 16 25 20 80.0%% 24 24 100.0%% 84 3637 43.3

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
55 Robert Jones 25 MLB 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 84 34
37 James Washington 29 FS 16 16 5 43 0 25 0 1 0 1 0 0 57 21
28 Darren Woodson*+ 25 SS 16 16 5 140 1 94 0 0 0 1 0 0 58 19
58 Dixon Edwards 26 LLB 16 15 1.0 1 0 1 21 0 59 15
92 Tony Tolbert 27 LDE 16 16 5.5 1 54 1 54 0 0 0 1 0 0 53 10
59 Darrin Smith 24 RLB 16 16 4.0 2 13 1 13 0 0 0 2 11 0 46 21
26 Kevin Smith 24 LCB 16 16 2 11 0 11 0 53 9
94 Charles Haley*+ 30 RDE 16 16 12.5 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 42 9
24 Larry Brown 25 RCB 15 15 4 21 0 14 0 43 8
78 Leon Lett* 26 RDT 16 16 4.0 36 13
67 Russell Maryland 25 LDT 16 16 3.0 0 0 1 0 0 28 2
77 Jim Jeffcoat 33 de 16 0 8.0 1 0 0 0 0 21 6
95 Chad Hennings 29 16 0 7.0 1 0 1 0 0 19 4
31 Brock Marion 24 db 14 1 1.0 1 11 0 11 0 22 4
52 Jim Schwantz 24 7 0 13 1
29 Kenneth Gant 27 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 10 1
40 Bill Bates 33 15 0 1.0 8 1
47 Clayton Holmes 25 db 16 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 3
98 Godfrey Myles 26 15 0 8 2
50 Darrick Brownlow 26 16 0 6 1
85 Kevin Williams 23 KR/PR 15 2 0 4 3 0 0
9 Rodney Peete 28 qb 7 1 0 3 2 -1 0
8 Troy Aikman* 28 QB 14 14 0 2 2 0 0
96 Shante Carver 23 10 0 2 0
53 Mark Stepnoski* 27 C 16 16 0 4 0 -3 0
41 Dave Thomas 26 16 0 2 0
44 Lincoln Coleman 25 11 0 0 2 0 0 0
80 Alvin Harper 26 WR 16 14 0 2 0 0 0
48 Daryl Johnston* 28 FB 16 16 0 2 0 0 0
17 Jason Garrett 28 qb 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
60 Derek Kennard 32 RG 16 16 0 1 0 0 0
22 Emmitt Smith*+ 25 RB 15 15 0 1 0 0 0
65 Ron Stone 23 16 0 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 26.6 16 47.0 22 297 3 94 0 7 22 18 28 0 677 184
Opp Total 16 20 15 6 1

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
22 Emmitt Smith*+ 25 RB 15 15 21 1 22 132
18 Chris Boniol 23 K 16 0 48 22 114
80 Alvin Harper 26 WR 16 14 8 8 48
88 Michael Irvin* 28 WR 16 16 6 6 36
48 Daryl Johnston* 28 FB 16 16 2 2 4 24
84 Jay Novacek* 32 TE 16 14 2 2 12
85 Kevin Williams 23 KR/PR 15 2 1 1 2 12
8 Troy Aikman* 28 QB 14 14 1 1 6
44 Lincoln Coleman 25 11 0 1 1 6
59 Darrin Smith 24 RLB 16 16 1 1 6
32 Blair Thomas 27 rb 2 1 1 1 6
92 Tony Tolbert 27 LDE 16 16 1 1 6
28 Darren Woodson*+ 25 SS 16 16 1 1 6
Team Total 26.6 16 26 19 1 1 3 50 48 22 414
Opp Total 16 8 19 24 20 1 248

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1994-09-04 @ PIT W, 26-9 2 2 pass Daryl Johnston 2 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
2 1994-09-04 @ PIT W, 26-9 4 2 rush Emmitt Smith 2 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
3 1994-09-11 HOU W, 20-17 1 1 rush Emmitt Smith 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
4 1994-09-11 HOU W, 20-17 3 53 pass Alvin Harper 53 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
5 1994-09-19 DET L, 17-20 1 17 pass Alvin Harper 17 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
6 1994-09-19 DET L, 17-20 4 6 rush Emmitt Smith 6 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
7 1994-10-02 @ WAS W, 34-7 1 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
8 1994-10-02 @ WAS W, 34-7 2 6 rush Emmitt Smith 6 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
9 1994-10-02 @ WAS W, 34-7 2 3 pass Jay Novacek 3 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
10 1994-10-02 @ WAS W, 34-7 2 7 rush Lincoln Coleman 7 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
11 1994-10-09 ARI W, 38-3 1 2 pass Daryl Johnston 2 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
12 1994-10-09 ARI W, 38-3 1 3 rush Emmitt Smith 3 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
13 1994-10-09 ARI W, 38-3 1 1 rush Emmitt Smith 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
14 1994-10-09 ARI W, 38-3 2 12 pass Michael Irvin 12 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
15 1994-10-09 ARI W, 38-3 3 87 kickoff Kevin Williams 87 yard kickoff return (Chris Boniol kick)
16 1994-10-16 PHI W, 24-13 2 2 rush Emmitt Smith 2 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
17 1994-10-16 PHI W, 24-13 2 16 pass Alvin Harper 16 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
18 1994-10-16 PHI W, 24-13 3 14 pass Jay Novacek 14 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
19 1994-10-23 @ ARI W, 28-21 1 15 pass Alvin Harper 15 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
20 1994-10-23 @ ARI W, 28-21 2 5 pass Michael Irvin 5 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Chris Boniol kick)
21 1994-10-23 @ ARI W, 28-21 4 65 pass Michael Irvin 65 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Chris Boniol kick)
22 1994-10-23 @ ARI W, 28-21 4 6 rush Emmitt Smith 6 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
23 1994-10-30 @ CIN W, 23-20 2 27 pass Alvin Harper 27 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
24 1994-10-30 @ CIN W, 23-20 2 10 pass Michael Irvin 10 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
25 1994-11-07 NYG W, 38-10 2 22 pass Alvin Harper 22 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
26 1994-11-07 NYG W, 38-10 2 1 rush Emmitt Smith 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
27 1994-11-07 NYG W, 38-10 3 1 rush Emmitt Smith 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
28 1994-11-07 NYG W, 38-10 3 3 rush Troy Aikman 3 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
29 1994-11-07 NYG W, 38-10 3 9 rush Daryl Johnston 9 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
30 1994-11-13 @ SFO L, 14-21 1 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
31 1994-11-13 @ SFO L, 14-21 4 2 rush Emmitt Smith 2 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
32 1994-11-20 WAS W, 31-7 1 8 rush Emmitt Smith 8 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
33 1994-11-20 WAS W, 31-7 1 3 rush Emmitt Smith 3 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
34 1994-11-20 WAS W, 31-7 2 15 pass Alvin Harper 15 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Chris Boniol kick)
35 1994-11-20 WAS W, 31-7 3 83 punt Kevin Williams 83 yard punt return (Chris Boniol kick)
36 1994-11-24 GNB W, 42-31 3 5 rush Emmitt Smith 5 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
37 1994-11-24 GNB W, 42-31 3 45 pass Alvin Harper 45 yard pass from Jason Garrett (run failed)
38 1994-11-24 GNB W, 42-31 3 3 rush Daryl Johnston 3 yard rush (run failed)
39 1994-11-24 GNB W, 42-31 4 18 rush Emmitt Smith 18 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
40 1994-11-24 GNB W, 42-31 4 35 pass Michael Irvin 35 yard pass from Jason Garrett (Chris Boniol kick)
41 1994-12-04 @ PHI W, 31-19 1 19 pass Michael Irvin 19 yard pass from Rodney Peete (Chris Boniol kick)
42 1994-12-04 @ PHI W, 31-19 2 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
43 1994-12-04 @ PHI W, 31-19 3 3 rush Emmitt Smith 3 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
44 1994-12-04 @ PHI W, 31-19 4 94 interception Darren Woodson 94 yard interception return (Chris Boniol kick)
45 1994-12-10 CLE L, 14-19 1 7 pass Emmitt Smith 7 yard pass from Troy Aikman (Chris Boniol kick)
46 1994-12-10 CLE L, 14-19 4 4 rush Emmitt Smith 4 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
47 1994-12-19 @ NOR W, 24-16 1 54 interception Tony Tolbert 54 yard interception return (Chris Boniol kick)
48 1994-12-19 @ NOR W, 24-16 3 1 rush Emmitt Smith 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)
49 1994-12-19 @ NOR W, 24-16 4 13 interception Darrin Smith 13 yard interception return (Chris Boniol kick)
50 1994-12-24 @ NYG L, 10-15 3 1 rush Blair Thomas 1 yard rush (Chris Boniol kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1994-09-04 @ PIT L, 9-26 4 2 rush Neil O'Donnell 2 yard rush (pass failed)
2 1994-09-11 HOU L, 17-20 2 3 rush Gary Brown 3 yard rush (Al Del Greco kick)
3 1994-09-11 HOU L, 17-20 4 2 rush Gary Brown 2 yard rush (Al Del Greco kick)
4 1994-09-19 DET W, 20-17 2 25 pass Brett Perriman 25 yard pass from Scott Mitchell (Jason Hanson kick)
5 1994-09-19 DET W, 20-17 3 9 pass Herman Moore 9 yard pass from Scott Mitchell (Jason Hanson kick)
6 1994-10-02 @ WAS L, 7-34 3 8 pass Frank Wycheck 8 yard pass from Heath Shuler (Chip Lohmiller kick)
7 1994-10-16 PHI L, 13-24 1 32 pass Herschel Walker 32 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Eddie Murray kick)
8 1994-10-16 PHI L, 13-24 4 34 rush James Joseph 34 yard rush (run failed)
9 1994-10-23 @ ARI L, 21-28 2 1 rush Steve Beuerlein 1 yard rush (Todd Peterson kick)
10 1994-10-23 @ ARI L, 21-28 2 4 rush Ronald Moore 4 yard rush (Todd Peterson kick)
11 1994-10-23 @ ARI L, 21-28 4 9 pass Ricky Proehl 9 yard pass from Steve Beuerlein (Todd Peterson kick)
12 1994-10-30 @ CIN L, 20-23 1 67 pass Darnay Scott 67 yard pass from Jeff Blake (Doug Pelfrey kick)
13 1994-10-30 @ CIN L, 20-23 2 55 pass Darnay Scott 55 yard pass from Jeff Blake (Doug Pelfrey kick)
14 1994-11-07 NYG L, 10-38 4 9 pass Howard Cross 9 yard pass from Kent Graham (David Treadwell kick)
15 1994-11-13 @ SFO W, 21-14 2 1 rush Steve Young 1 yard rush (Doug Brien kick)
16 1994-11-13 @ SFO W, 21-14 3 57 pass Jerry Rice 57 yard pass from Steve Young (Doug Brien kick)
17 1994-11-13 @ SFO W, 21-14 4 13 pass Brent Jones 13 yard pass from Steve Young (Doug Brien kick)
18 1994-11-20 WAS L, 7-31 2 19 pass Desmond Howard 19 yard pass from John Friesz (Chip Lohmiller kick)
19 1994-11-24 GNB L, 31-42 1 1 pass Sterling Sharpe 1 yard pass from Brett Favre (Chris Jacke kick)
20 1994-11-24 GNB L, 31-42 2 36 pass Sterling Sharpe 36 yard pass from Brett Favre (Chris Jacke kick)
21 1994-11-24 GNB L, 31-42 3 30 pass Sterling Sharpe 30 yard pass from Brett Favre (Chris Jacke kick)
22 1994-11-24 GNB L, 31-42 4 5 pass Sterling Sharpe 5 yard pass from Brett Favre (Chris Jacke kick)
23 1994-12-04 @ PHI L, 19-31 3 25 pass Fred Barnett 25 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (Eddie Murray kick)
24 1994-12-04 @ PHI L, 19-31 4 5 pass Maurice Johnson 5 yard pass from Randall Cunningham (pass failed)
25 1994-12-10 CLE W, 19-14 1 2 pass Michael Jackson 2 yard pass from Vinny Testaverde (Matt Stover kick)
26 1994-12-19 @ NOR L, 16-24 4 4 rush Derek Brown 4 yard rush (Morten Andersen kick)
27 1994-12-24 @ NYG W, 15-10 2 49 pass Mike Sherrard 49 yard pass from Dave Brown (Brad Daluiso kick)