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2003 Dallas Cowboys

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Record: 10-6-0, Finished 2nd in NFC East Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 289 points (18.1/g), 21st of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 260 points (16.2/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 29 points (1.8/g), 15th.
 Expected W-L: 9.0-7.0.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 9-6-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -4 (-0.2/g), 22nd.

Simple Rating System: Total -0.5, Offense: -3.2, Defense: 2.7, SoS: -2.3, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bill Parcells(10-6-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Mike Zimmer
 Other Notable Asst.: Gary Gibbs (Linebackers) and Tony Sparano (Tight Ends)


 Offensive Scheme: Erhardt-Perkins
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Stadium: Texas Stadium

Training Camp: Alamodome (San Antonio, Texas)

Dallas Cowboys 2003 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2003 League Total Splits · 2003 League Average Splits

Opponent Splits by Location

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Home 540 8.54 6.61 230 835 3.6 3 34 139 297 46.8 1672 5.6 9 9 13 78 62.0 4.7 All Home Opponent plays
Away 461 8.84 5.32 216 691 3.2 5 42 119 225 52.9 1231 5.5 10 4 20 58 76.4 5.1 All Away Opponent plays

Opponent Splits by Quarter

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st Qtr 240 8.40 4.91 116 345 3.0 1 17 63 111 56.8 602 5.4 2 1 13 28 74.2 4.8 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 262 8.69 7.37 112 424 3.8 4 22 61 144 42.4 895 6.2 5 6 6 38 57.5 4.8 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 227 8.83 6.20 101 361 3.6 0 20 61 119 51.3 700 5.9 8 3 7 33 81.2 5.8 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 269 8.73 5.59 117 396 3.4 3 17 73 145 50.3 706 4.9 4 3 7 37 64.9 4.3 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
OT 3 13.33 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays in OT
1st Half 502 8.55 6.09 228 769 3.4 5 39 124 255 48.6 1497 5.9 7 7 19 66 64.8 4.8 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 496 8.78 5.88 218 757 3.5 3 37 134 264 50.8 1406 5.3 12 6 14 70 72.3 4.9 All Opponent plays in 2nd Half

Opponent Splits by Down

Rushing Passing
Down #Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st 411 9.89 5.28 236 737 3.1 1 19 79 163 48.5 990 6.1 9 1 12 39 83.6 6.4 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 333 8.38 5.97 152 632 4.2 5 35 85 174 48.9 818 4.7 4 6 7 38 55.7 3.5 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 242 7.32 7.48 52 158 3.0 2 18 90 176 51.1 1032 5.9 6 6 14 56 66.3 4.6 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 15 4.20 5.64 6 -1 -0.2 0 4 4 9 44.4 63 7.0 0 0 0 3 68.3 7.0 All Opponent plays on 4th down

Opponent Splits by Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1-3 104 2.01 5.64 56 177 3.2 5 33 25 46 54.3 291 6.3 5 1 2 21 100.9 7.2 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 148 5.11 7.27 53 211 4.0 2 17 47 90 52.2 560 6.2 5 2 5 37 80.8 6.0 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 145 7.93 6.61 40 121 3.0 0 4 45 101 44.6 487 4.8 3 3 4 23 56.8 3.9 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 604 10.88 5.63 297 1017 3.4 1 22 141 285 49.5 1565 5.5 6 7 22 55 63.0 4.5 All Opponent plays with 10+ yds to go

Opponent Splits by Down & Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st & 10 379 10.00 5.63 217 711 3.3 0 18 75 151 49.7 988 6.5 6 1 11 36 81.2 6.6 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 11 17.27 0.78 7 13 1.9 0 0 1 3 33.3 -6 -2.0 0 0 1 0 42.4 -1.5 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 21 3.95 1.31 12 13 1.1 1 1 3 9 33.3 8 .9 3 0 0 3 81.9 7.6 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 31 2.19 5.84 21 117 5.6 3 12 4 10 40 29 2.9 0 0 0 4 47.9 2.9 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 74 5.18 6.84 40 186 4.7 2 16 15 32 46.9 204 6.4 1 1 2 12 65.1 5.3 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 87 7.90 6.29 34 116 3.4 0 4 27 52 51.9 274 5.3 3 2 1 13 70.5 4.6 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 141 11.72 5.29 57 213 3.7 0 3 39 80 48.8 311 3.9 0 3 4 9 43.3 2.1 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 54 2.09 6.63 25 57 2.3 1 16 16 27 59.3 228 8.4 3 1 2 13 108.3 8.4 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 65 5.03 8.86 9 22 2.4 0 1 31 53 58.5 350 6.6 3 1 3 24 89.3 6.5 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 52 8.00 6.88 3 -3 -1.0 0 0 17 46 37 182 4.0 0 1 3 9 40.3 2.8 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 71 12.89 7.38 15 82 5.5 1 1 26 50 52 272 5.4 0 3 6 10 43.1 2.4 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 9 1.56 4.13 5 1 .2 0 4 3 4 75 32 8.0 0 0 0 2 97.9 8.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 4-6 2 5.00 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 4-6 yds to go
4th & 7-9 2 7.50 31.00 0 0 0 0 1 2 50 31 15.5 0 0 0 1 95.8 15.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 7-9 yds to go
4th & 10+ 2 12.00 -2.00 1 -2 -2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 63 2.02 6.24 30 58 1.9 1 20 19 31 61.3 260 8.4 3 1 2 15 106.9 8.3 All Opponent plays with 3rd/4th & short yds to go

Opponent Splits by Field Position

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Own 1-10 37 10.76 2.53 27 45 1.7 0 1 3 8 37.5 36 4.5 0 0 2 1 52.1 3.6 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 118 9.89 3.21 64 154 2.4 0 3 20 49 40.8 135 2.8 0 2 5 4 31.6 .8 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 511 9.03 6.99 214 841 3.9 1 38 143 279 51.3 1782 6.4 2 7 18 81 63.3 5.1 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 267 8.46 6.47 121 436 3.6 2 24 68 138 49.3 852 6.2 6 4 8 38 71.3 5.4 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 105 6.15 3.01 47 95 2.0 5 11 27 56 48.2 134 2.4 11 0 2 13 94.3 6.1 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 57 4.72 2.03 22 25 1.1 5 7 15 34 44.1 54 1.6 9 0 1 9 90.9 6.7 All Opponent plays in Opp 1-10

Opponent Splits by Score Differential

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Leading 332 8.65 6.15 173 585 3.4 4 27 86 149 57.7 1064 7.1 7 0 10 51 95.6 7.6 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 189 8.34 5.18 80 217 2.7 1 13 51 102 50 492 4.8 3 1 7 24 69.6 4.7 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 480 8.83 6.18 193 724 3.8 3 36 121 271 44.6 1347 5.0 9 12 16 61 52.6 3.4 All Opponent plays when Trailing

Opponent Splits by Game Situation

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Trailing, < 4 min to go 39 8.59 5.93 8 27 3.4 0 1 15 28 53.6 133 4.8 1 1 3 6 63.5 3.5 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 15 8.60 5.10 3 12 4.0 0 0 4 10 40 39 3.9 0 1 2 3 12.1 -0.5 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Tied, < 4 min to go 11 8.64 6.67 3 18 6.0 0 2 3 8 37.5 22 2.8 0 0 0 1 45.8 2.8 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 4 min to go
Tied, < 2 min to go 4 8.00 5.33 2 8 4.0 0 1 1 2 50 8 4.0 0 0 0 0 60.4 4.0 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 2 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 27 7.63 4.40 23 109 4.7 2 3 2 4 50 1 .3 0 0 0 0 56.3 .3 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 13 7.92 5.31 13 69 5.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 2 min to go

Opponent Splits by Snap Type & Huddle

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
No Huddle 1 10.00 3.00 1 3 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Huddle 1000 8.68 5.99 445 1523 3.4 8 76 258 522 49.4 2903 5.6 19 13 33 136 68.2 4.9
Shotgun 104 9.24 9.40 10 49 4.9 0 4 42 85 49.4 543 6.4 4 3 9 22 70.9 5.2
Under Center 897 8.61 5.67 436 1477 3.4 8 72 216 437 49.4 2360 5.4 15 10 24 114 67.7 4.8