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Down

Down Table
Down Num Pct
First3036.1%
Second2327.7%
Third1619.3%
Fourth89.6%

Yds To Go

Yds To Go Table
ToGo Num Pct
0-31113.3%
4-678.4%
7-104959.0%
11+1012.0%
Avg9.29

Team Offense

  • Totals for team as offense
Team Offense Table
Play Results Play Type
Tm G Plays ToGo Yds 1st% TO% TD FG 1D Int Fum Sack Pass Rush Punt KO FG
DAL1838.615.2322.9%.0%311953532561
Totals1838.615.2322.9%.0%31190053532561
Pct1.2%3.6%1.2%22.9%0%0%6%42.2%38.6%6%7.2%1.2%

Team Defense

  • Totals vs. team as defense
Team Defense Table
Play Results Play Type
Tm G Plays ToGo Yds 1st% TO% TD FG 1D Int Fum Sack Pass Rush Punt KO FG
PIT1838.615.2322.9%.0%311953532561
Totals1838.615.2322.9%.0%31190053532561
Pct1.2%3.6%1.2%22.9%0%0%6%42.2%38.6%6%7.2%1.2%

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Individual Plays

Individual Plays Table
Date Tm Opp Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Score Detail Yds EPB EPA Diff PYds PRYds KOYds KRYds
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers10:0638PIT 396-7Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Hill for 39 yards, touchdown391.8807.0005.1200
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers44:26110DAL 4517-35Tony Dorsett for 29 yards291.9303.8401.9100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers18:5936DAL 320-7Roger Staubach pass complete to Butch Johnson for 26 yards260.1002.7902.6900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers20:2014-21Roy Gerela kicks off 61 yards, returned by Larry Brinson for 25 yards250.0001.2001.2006125
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers40:52418PIT 3824-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Drew Pearson for 25 yards (tackle by Mike Wagner)250.7204.7103.9900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers115:000-0Roy Gerela kicks off 65 yards, returned by Butch Johnson for 23 yards230.0000.810.8106523
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers42:14210DAL 4824-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Drew Pearson for 22 yards221.5803.5802.0000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers210:2514-14Roy Gerela kicks off 60 yards, returned by Butch Johnson for 21 yards210.0001.0001.0006021
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers46:5117-35Roy Gerela kicks off 67 yards, returned by Butch Johnson for 19 yards190.000-0.370-0.3706719
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers45:24311DAL 1017-35Roger Staubach for 18 yards (tackle by Jack Lambert)18-1.5400.8102.3500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers44:55110DAL 2817-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Drew Pearson for 17 yards170.8101.9301.1200
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers114:2621DAL 370-0Tony Dorsett for 16 yards (tackle by Donnie Shell)161.4802.460.9800
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers19:470-7Roy Gerela kicks off 58 yards, returned by Larry Brinson for 16 yards160.0000.810.8105816
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers113:52210PIT 470-0Tony Dorsett for 13 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)131.9103.3101.4000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers414:5638DAL 3017-21Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Dorsett for 13 yards (tackle by Tony Dungy)13-0.1601.8001.9600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers22:00110PIT 4414-14Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Dorsett for 12 yards122.6503.450.8000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers312:02210DAL 1814-21Roger Staubach for 11 yards (tackle by Joe Greene)11-0.4900.8701.3600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers22:46110DAL 4614-14Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Hill for 10 yards (tackle by Mike Wagner)101.9902.650.6600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers43:57110PIT 2617-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Billy Joe DuPree for 10 yards (tackle by Loren Toews)103.8404.510.6700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers114:43110DAL 280-0Tony Dorsett for 9 yards (tackle by Donnie Shell)90.8101.480.6700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers43:28110PIT 1617-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Drew Pearson for 9 yards94.5105.5401.0300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers40:41110PIT 1324-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Dorsett for 9 yards (tackle by Mike Wagner)94.7105.7301.0200
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers36:4436PIT 3814-21Roger Staubach pass complete to Preston Pearson for 8 yards (tackle by Mel Blount)82.0803.5801.5000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers23:2935DAL 3914-14Roger Staubach pass complete to Preston Pearson for 7 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)70.6301.9901.3600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers310:5629DAL 3014-21Roger Staubach for 7 yards (tackle by Steve Furness)70.4600.700.2400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers35:2629PIT 2914-21Scott Laidlaw for 7 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)73.1703.400.2300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers33:26210PIT 1714-21Tony Dorsett for 7 yards (tackle by Donnie Shell)73.8504.340.4900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers46:22110DAL 1117-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Dorsett for 7 yards (tackle by Jack Lambert)7-0.3700.000.3700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers42:5921PIT 723-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Billy Joe DuPree for 7 yards, touchdown75.5407.0001.4600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers20:0829DAL 3514-21Preston Pearson for 6 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)60.7900.890.1000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers24:55110DAL 3414-14Tony Dorsett for 5 yards (tackle by Steve Furness)51.2001.330.1300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers312:52110DAL 1814-21Robert Newhouse for 5 yards (tackle by Jack Lambert)50.0400.280.2400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers34:4732PIT 2214-21Tony Dorsett for 5 yards53.4004.4401.0400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers413:44210DAL 4317-21Scott Laidlaw for 5 yards (tackle by Jack Lambert)51.2501.220-0.0300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers19:32210DAL 280-7Tony Dorsett for 4 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)40.2600.100-0.1600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers37:23210PIT 4214-21Tony Dorsett for 4 yards (tackle by L.C. Greenwood)42.2402.080-0.1600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers40:2631PIT 430-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Butch Johnson for 4 yards, touchdown45.0107.0001.9900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers18:26110PIT 420-7Tony Dorsett for 3 yards (tackle by Mel Blount)32.7902.650-0.1400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers14:18110DAL 360-7Robert Newhouse for 3 yards (tackle by L.C. Greenwood)31.3301.200-0.1300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers41:38221PIT 4124-35Roger Staubach pass complete to Tony Dorsett for 3 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)31.5501.290-0.2600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers11:00110PIT 410-7Robert Newhouse for 2 yards (tackle by L.C. Greenwood)22.8502.580-0.2700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers30:09110DAL 2817-21Tony Dorsett for 2 yards (tackle by Donnie Shell)20.8100.530-0.2800
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers20:14110DAL 3414-21Roger Staubach for 1 yard (tackle by L.C. Greenwood)11.2000.790-0.4100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers311:29110DAL 2914-21Tony Dorsett for 1 yard10.8700.460-0.4100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers36:05110PIT 3014-21Tony Dorsett for 1 yard (tackle by Jack Ham)13.5803.170-0.4100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers114:09110PIT 470-0Robert Newhouse for no gain (tackle by L.C. Greenwood)02.4601.910-0.5500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers113:35110PIT 340-0Tony Dorsett for no gain03.3103.310.0000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers113:18110PIT 340-0. Drew Pearson fumbles, recovered by John Banaszak03.310-2.060-5.3700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers19:40110DAL 280-7Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Robert Newhouse00.8100.260-0.5500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers16:47429DAL 390-7Danny White punts 43 yards0-0.780-0.940-0.16430
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers13:1838DAL 380-7Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Preston Pearson00.370-0.850-1.2200
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers12:4748DAL 380-7Danny White punts 24 yards0-0.850-1.470-0.62240
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers10:3328PIT 390-7Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Drew Pearson02.5801.880-0.7000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers28:17428DAL 1314-14Danny White punts 38 yards0-2.490-2.390.10380
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers24:1225DAL 3914-14Robert Newhouse for no gain01.3300.630-0.7000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers21:52110PIT 3214-14Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Drew Pearson is intercepted by Mel Blount and returned for 13 yards03.450-1.860-5.3100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers20:0233DAL 4114-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Preston Pearson00.890-0.650-1.5400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers313:18212DAL 1314-210-0.9200.040.9600
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers312:2725DAL 2314-2100.280-0.490-0.7700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers310:2332DAL 3714-21Scott Laidlaw for no gain00.700-0.910-1.6100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers39:5042DAL 3714-21Danny White punts 43 yards0-0.910-0.540.37430
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers37:31110PIT 4214-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Tony Hill02.7902.240-0.5500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers34:08110PIT 1714-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Billy Joe DuPree04.4403.850-0.5900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers32:4633PIT 1014-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Jackie Smith04.3402.860-1.4800
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers32:4143PIT 1017-21Rafael Septien 27 yard field goal good02.8603.000.1400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers415:0028DAL 3017-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Drew Pearson00.530-0.160-0.6900
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers414:20110DAL 4317-21Tony Dorsett for no gain (tackle by Jack Lambert)01.8001.250-0.5500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers413:0835DAL 4817-21Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Tony Dorsett01.220-0.190-1.4100
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers412:2945DAL 4817-210-0.190-0.520-0.3300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers412:20410DAL 4317-21Danny White punts 50 yards0-0.5200.220.74500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers47:1017-28Roy Gerela kicks off 46 yards, returned by Randy White for no gain. Randy White fumbles, recovered by Dirt Winston00.000-4.370-4.370460
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers42:23110DAL 4824-35Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Billy Joe DuPree02.1301.580-0.5500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers41:16318PIT 3824-35Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Tony Hill01.2900.720-0.5700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers40:3221PIT 424-35Roger Staubach pass incomplete intended for Preston Pearson05.7305.010-0.7200
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers13:4827DAL 390-7Robert Newhouse for -1 yards (tackle by Jack Lambert)-11.2000.370-0.8300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers313:44110DAL 1514-21Robert Newhouse for -2 yards-2-0.220-0.920-0.7000
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers29:21214DAL 2714-14Tony Dorsett for -3 yards (tackle by Jack Ham)-3-0.080-1.150-1.0700
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers29:53110DAL 3114-14Robert Newhouse for -4 yards (tackle by John Banaszak)-41.000-0.080-1.0800
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers45:5323DAL 1817-35Roger Staubach sacked by John Banaszak for -8 yards-80.000-1.540-1.5400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers17:20319DAL 490-7Roger Staubach sacked for -10 yards-100.370-0.780-1.1500
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers28:49317DAL 2414-14Roger Staubach sacked for -11 yards. Roger Staubach fumbles, recovered by Tom Rafferty-11-1.150-2.490-1.3400
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers42:00110PIT 3024-35Roger Staubach sacked by L.C. Greenwood for -11 yards-113.5801.550-2.0300
1979-01-21CowboysSteelers17:5327PIT 390-7Roger Staubach sacked by Steve Furness for -12 yards-122.6500.370-2.2800
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