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2008 Dallas Cowboys

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Record: 9-7-0, Finished 3rd in NFC East Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 362 points (22.6/g), 18th of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 365 points (22.8/g), 20th.
 Differential of -3 points (-0.2/g), 19th.
 Expected W-L: 7.9-8.1.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 7-9-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential -11 (-0.7/g), 30th.

Simple Rating System: Total 0.6, Offense: 1.7, Defense: -1.2, SoS: 0.8, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Wade Phillips(9-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jason Garrett
 Defensive Coordinator: Brian Stewart
 Other Notable Asst.: Dave Campo (Secondary)


 Offensive Scheme: Air Coryell
 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Stadium: Texas Stadium

Training Camp: River Ridge Playing Fields (Oxnard, California)

Dallas Cowboys 2008 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2008 League Total Splits · 2008 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 460 8.61 5.96 208 914 4.4 7 45 135 227 59.5 1303 5.7 11 3 25 71 86.2 5.5 All Home Opponent plays
Away 511 8.80 6.15 194 792 4.1 4 42 173 281 61.6 1687 6.0 8 5 34 93 80.5 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 232 8.63 6.14 100 310 3.1 2 18 75 123 61 832 6.8 4 2 9 42 85.1 6.2 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 261 8.67 5.56 107 389 3.6 2 21 79 132 59.8 774 5.9 7 1 22 41 90.9 5.6 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 217 8.90 6.35 90 479 5.3 2 24 68 111 61.3 626 5.6 3 3 16 33 74.4 4.3 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 261 8.67 6.24 105 528 5.0 5 24 86 142 60.6 758 5.3 5 2 12 48 80.7 5.0 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
1st Half 493 8.65 5.84 207 699 3.4 4 39 154 255 60.4 1606 6.3 11 3 31 83 88.1 5.9 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 478 8.78 6.29 195 1007 5.2 7 48 154 253 60.9 1384 5.5 8 5 28 81 77.9 4.7 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 420 9.94 6.40 204 856 4.2 7 23 125 200 62.5 1353 6.8 8 6 16 59 83.2 5.8 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 319 8.14 5.42 150 675 4.5 3 39 100 154 64.9 768 5.0 5 1 15 46 85.1 4.9 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 216 7.22 6.39 43 154 3.6 1 21 77 145 53.1 805 5.6 6 1 28 56 80.4 5.1 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 16 8.13 6.07 5 21 4.2 0 4 6 9 66.7 64 7.1 0 0 0 3 87.3 7.1 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
1-3 111 1.86 4.48 62 245 4.0 6 44 30 45 66.7 181 4.0 8 1 4 25 104.7 6.0 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 141 5.01 5.68 55 187 3.4 1 14 41 78 52.6 404 5.2 4 0 8 33 84.6 5.6 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 129 7.91 6.10 38 172 4.5 1 6 47 78 60.3 444 5.7 2 1 13 25 79.2 4.8 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 590 11.06 6.45 247 1102 4.5 3 23 190 307 61.9 1961 6.4 5 6 34 81 77.6 5.3 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 & 10 370 10.00 6.74 179 789 4.4 2 17 113 177 63.8 1272 7.2 3 6 14 52 76.8 5.6 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 21 16.48 5.71 7 28 4.0 0 0 6 13 46.2 52 4.0 0 0 1 1 57.2 3.7 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 29 4.38 2.72 18 39 2.2 5 6 6 10 60 29 2.9 5 0 1 6 104.2 11.7 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 46 2.09 5.60 28 140 5.0 1 19 15 18 83.3 101 5.6 3 0 0 11 129.6 8.9 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 67 5.00 4.45 39 146 3.7 1 10 15 25 60 103 4.1 0 0 3 9 69.3 3.7 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 79 7.92 5.22 28 124 4.4 0 4 29 44 65.9 215 4.9 0 1 7 13 67.9 3.3 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 127 12.12 6.02 55 265 4.8 1 6 41 67 61.2 349 5.2 2 0 5 13 84.7 5.4 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 51 1.78 4.21 24 89 3.7 1 18 12 23 52.2 75 3.3 2 1 4 11 70.0 2.6 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 55 5.04 8.45 7 16 2.3 0 2 21 43 48.8 263 6.1 2 0 5 20 83.8 6.3 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 44 7.84 8.32 6 29 4.8 0 1 18 33 54.5 229 6.9 2 0 5 12 96.7 7.1 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 66 12.83 5.49 6 20 3.3 0 0 26 46 56.5 238 5.2 0 0 14 13 70.7 4.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 4 1.00 3.00 4 12 3.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 4-6 5 4.60 5.75 1 9 9.0 0 1 2 4 50 14 3.5 0 0 0 1 58.3 3.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 4-6 yds to go
4th & 7-9 1 9.00 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 7-9 yds to go
4th & 10+ 6 15.67 8.33 0 0 0 0 4 4 100 50 12.5 0 0 0 2 118.8 12.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 55 1.73 4.09 28 101 3.6 1 21 12 23 52.2 75 3.3 2 1 4 11 70.0 2.6 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 28 12.46 4.56 15 41 2.7 0 0 8 11 72.7 73 6.6 0 0 2 3 90.3 5.6 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 119 10.74 6.08 54 275 5.1 1 8 36 59 61 315 5.3 0 1 6 13 68.1 4.2 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 392 9.24 7.35 146 778 5.3 2 31 132 217 60.8 1493 6.9 0 2 27 73 77.6 5.8 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 321 8.30 5.74 140 490 3.5 0 30 107 165 64.8 1025 6.2 1 4 16 57 73.9 4.8 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 139 6.44 3.05 62 163 2.6 8 18 33 67 49.3 157 2.3 18 1 10 21 89.0 6.1 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 67 4.31 1.59 33 52 1.6 6 9 15 29 51.7 29 1.0 12 0 5 12 97.3 7.9 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 320 8.66 5.62 171 851 5.0 6 36 85 134 63.4 673 5.0 5 3 15 38 79.0 4.3 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 175 8.54 6.64 74 292 3.9 2 14 54 94 57.4 617 6.6 4 1 7 31 87.1 6.5 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 476 8.81 6.17 157 563 3.6 3 37 169 280 60.4 1700 6.1 10 4 37 95 83.6 5.4 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 70 9.17 5.50 11 52 4.7 1 5 28 51 54.9 223 4.4 2 1 6 15 71.0 3.8 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 46 9.89 4.88 3 16 5.3 0 1 19 36 52.8 140 3.9 0 1 5 8 50.7 2.3 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 27 9.15 6.56 24 174 7.3 2 3 0 2 0 -10 -5.0 0 0 1 0 39.6 -3.3 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 18 10.17 3.44 17 72 4.2 1 1 0 0 -10 0 0 1 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 30 9.03 4.36 12 32 2.7 0 1 10 15 66.7 77 5.1 0 0 3 5 79.0 4.3
Huddle 941 8.70 6.12 390 1674 4.3 11 86 298 493 60.4 2913 5.9 19 8 56 159 83.2 5.3
Shotgun 288 9.40 7.90 38 247 6.5 1 10 136 222 61.3 1365 6.1 9 3 28 78 86.6 5.6
Under Center 683 8.42 5.40 364 1459 4.0 10 77 172 286 60.1 1625 5.7 10 5 31 86 80.2 5.0