Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys Play By Play

First Quarter
Dallas Cowboys at 15:00
N.Folk kicks 75 yards from DAL 30 to HST -5. A.Davis to DAL 37 for 68 yards (C.Brown). Davis the kickoff returner was shaken up on the play.
Houston Texans at 14:53
1-10-DAL37(14:53) M.Schaub pass short left to O.Daniels to DAL 33 for 4 yards (Z.Thomas).
2-6-DAL33(14:24) M.Schaub pass short right to O.Daniels to DAL 30 for 3 yards (O.Scandrick).
3-3-DAL30(13:50) C.Taylor right tackle to DAL 26 for 4 yards (C.Canty).
1-10-DAL26(13:18) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to A.Johnson [D.Ware]. Pass incomplete at the Dallas 15; Henry closest defender.
2-10-DAL26(13:13) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Johnson [J.Ratliff]. Rollout right before throwing ball out of bounds.
3-10-DAL26(13:07) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete short middle to O.Daniels. Pass fell short at the Dallas 15; Hamlin closest defender.
4-10-DAL26(13:03) K.Brown 44 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
HOU 3   DAL 0,   Plays: 7   Yards: 11   Possession: 2:01.
 
Houston Texans at 12:59
K.Brown kicks 65 yards from HST 30 to DAL 5. I.Stanback pushed ob at DAL 49 for 44 yards (J.Dreessen). Return left sideline; Harry Williams of Houston was shaken up on the return.
Dallas Cowboys at 12:59
1-10-DAL49(12:59) M.Barber right tackle to HST 41 for 10 yards (F.Bennett).
1-10-HOU41(12:09) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short middle to S.Hurd to HST 30 for 11 yards (J.Reeves).
1-10-HOU30(11:23) M.Barber up the middle to HST 26 for 4 yards (D.Ryans).
2-6-HOU26(10:50) M.Barber right end to HST 20 for 6 yards (M.Greenwood). Quick pitch play.
1-10-HOU20(10:08) P.Crayton left end pushed ob at HST 9 for 11 yards (J.Reeves). End around.
1-9-HOU9(10:08) T.Romo to HST 9 for no gain. FUMBLES, and recovers at HST 10. T.Romo to HST 13 for -3 yards. Handoff to M.Barber to HST 6 for 7 yards (J.Reeves; Z.Diles).
2-6-HOU6(8:36) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short left to P.Crayton for 6 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
N.Folk extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Ladouceur, Holder-B.Johnson.
HOU 3   DAL 7,   Plays: 7   Yards: 51   Possession: 4:23.
 
Dallas Cowboys at 08:36
N.Folk kicks 68 yards from DAL 30 to HST 2. A.Davis to HST 26 for 24 yards (A.Ball).
Houston Texans at 08:29
1-10-HOU26(8:29) C.Taylor left end to HST 30 for 4 yards (R.Williams).
2-6-HOU30(7:50) C.Taylor left tackle to HST 31 for 1 yard (M.Spears).
3-5-HOU31(7:10) M.Schaub pass incomplete short middle to A.Johnson. Pass incomplete at the Houston 42; Henry closest defender.
4-5-HOU31(7:05) (Punt formation) M.Turk punts 58 yards to DAL 11, Center-B.Pittman. A.Jones to DAL 29 for 18 yards (K.Bentley). Return right end.
Dallas Cowboys at 06:52
1-10-DAL29(6:52) T.Romo pass short left to P.Crayton to DAL 40 for 11 yards (J.Reeves).
1-10-DAL40(6:14) M.Barber right end pushed ob at HST 47 for 13 yards (D.Ryans).
1-10-HOU47(5:39) T.Romo pass short middle to T.Owens to HST 35 for 12 yards (CC.Brown).
1-10-HOU35(5:00) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass incomplete deep left to T.Owens. Pass on fly pattern incomplete 4 yards deep end zone.
2-10-HOU35(4:54) T.Romo pass short right to T.Owens to HST 30 for 5 yards (F.Bennett).
3-5-HOU30(4:13) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass incomplete short right to T.Owens. Pass incomplete at the Houston 25; Faggins closest defender.
4-5-HOU30(4:07) N.Folk 48 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Ladouceur, Holder-B.Johnson.
HOU 3   DAL 10,   Plays: 7   Yards: 41   Possession: 2:50.
 
Dallas Cowboys at 04:02
N.Folk kicks 73 yards from DAL 30 to HST -3. A.Davis to HST 27 for 30 yards (T.Choice). Return left sideline.
Houston Texans at 03:56
1-10-HOU27(3:56) K.Walter left end to HST 21 for -6 yards (D.Ware). End around.
2-16-HOU21(3:16) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep right to O.Daniels. Pass incomplete at the Houston 36; R. Williams closest defender.
3-16-HOU21(3:09) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass incomplete short middle to K.Walter (K.Hamlin) [J.Ratliff]. Pass broken up at the Houston 35.
4-16-HOU21(3:04) (Punt formation) M.Turk punts 34 yards to DAL 45, Center-B.Pittman. E.Oglesby MUFFS catch, recovered by DAL-P.Watkins at DAL 45.
Dallas Cowboys at 02:54
1-10-DAL45(2:54) T.Romo pass short left to M.Barber pushed ob at HST 49 for 6 yards (M.Greenwood). Screen pass.
2-4-HOU49(2:20) T.Romo pass short right to T.Owens ran ob at HST 36 for 13 yards. Pass complete sideline.
1-10-HOU36(1:47) T.Romo pass short right to J.Witten to HST 22 for 14 yards (F.Bennett).
1-10-HOU22(1:04) M.Barber right end to HST 19 for 3 yards (F.Bennett).
2-7-HOU19(:25) M.Barber right tackle to HST 2 for 17 yards (W.Demps).
Second Quarter
Dallas Cowboys continued...
1-2-HOU2(15:00) M.Barber right guard to HST 1 for 1 yard (A.Okoye).
2-1-HOU1(14:15) T.Romo pass intended for T.Curtis INTERCEPTED by Z.Diles at HST -3. Touchback.
Houston Texans at 14:09
1-10-HOU20(14:09) S.Slaton right tackle to HST 23 for 3 yards (D.Ware; S.Bowen).
2-7-HOU23(13:28) M.Schaub pass incomplete deep middle to A.Johnson (A.Henry) [T.Johnson]. Pass knocked away at the Houston 41 on a slant.
3-7-HOU23(13:24) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short left to D.Anderson pushed ob at HST 32 for 9 yards (O.Scandrick).
1-10-HOU32(13:02) S.Slaton left tackle to HST 38 for 6 yards (D.Ware).
2-4-HOU38(12:28) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to O.Daniels [C.Canty]. Pass incomplete on a dive at the sideline around the 50; Thomas closest defender.
3-4-HOU38(12:24) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short left to K.Walter to HST 43 for 5 yards (O.Scandrick).
1-10-HOU43(11:41) M.Schaub pass deep right to O.Daniels to DAL 38 for 19 yards (A.Jones).
1-10-DAL38(10:57) S.Slaton left end to DAL 18 for 20 yards (K.Hamlin).
1-10-DAL18(10:18) S.Slaton right tackle to DAL 14 for 4 yards (R.Williams).
2-6-DAL14(9:37) S.Slaton left tackle to DAL 9 for 5 yards (T.Johnson; S.Bowen).
PENALTY on DAL-G.Ellis, Defensive Offside, 4 yards, enforced at DAL 14 - No Play.
2-2-DAL10(9:12) S.Slaton up the middle to DAL 7 for 3 yards (Z.Thomas).
1-7-DAL7(8:36) S.Slaton right end to DAL 11 for -4 yards (D.Ware; T.Johnson).
2-11-DAL11(7:58) M.Schaub pass short middle to K.Walter for 11 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
K.Brown extra point is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
HOU 10   DAL 10,   Plays: 12   Yards: 80   Possession: 6:17.
 
Houston Texans at 07:52
K.Brown kicks 73 yards from HST 30 to DAL -3. O.Scandrick to DAL 17 for 20 yards (D.Faggins).
PENALTY on HST-D.Barber, Low Block, 15 yards, enforced at DAL 17.
Dallas Cowboys at 07:47
1-10-DAL32(7:47) M.Barber left tackle to DAL 34 for 2 yards (M.Williams).
2-8-DAL34(7:13) T.Romo pass short left to T.Owens to DAL 47 for 13 yards (J.Reeves). Slant from left end.
1-10-DAL47(6:39) M.Barber left end to DAL 47 for no gain (A.Okoye; M.Williams).
2-10-DAL47(5:53) T.Romo pass short left to T.Curtis pushed ob at DAL 49 for 2 yards (A.Weaver).
3-8-DAL49(5:21) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short right to P.Crayton pushed ob at HST 29 for 22 yards (CC.Brown).
1-10-HOU29(4:46) T.Romo pass incomplete deep left to T.Owens. Pass thrown away left corner of the end zone.
2-10-HOU29(4:39) M.Barber left tackle to HST 21 for 8 yards (W.Demps). Delayed handoff.
3-2-HOU21(3:59) T.Romo pass short right to D.Anderson to HST 9 for 12 yards (D.Ryans).
1-9-HOU9(3:17) M.Barber up the middle to HST 2 for 7 yards (CC.Brown).
2-2-HOU2(2:33) D.Anderson up the middle to HST 1 for 1 yard (D.Ryans; T.Johnson).
3-1-HOU1(2:00) M.Barber right guard for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
N.Folk extra point is GOOD, Center-L.Ladouceur, Holder-B.Johnson.
HOU 10   DAL 17,   Plays: 11   Yards: 68   Possession: 5:56.
 
Dallas Cowboys at 01:56
N.Folk kicks 75 yards from DAL 30 to HST -5. A.Davis, Touchback.
Houston Texans at 01:56
1-10-HOU20(1:56) PENALTY on HST-C.White, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at HST 20 - No Play.
1-15-HOU15(1:56) M.Schaub pass short right to K.Walter to HST 21 for 6 yards (M.Jenkins). Pass complete sideline.
2-9-HOU21(1:31) M.Schaub pass short left to C.Taylor to HST 36 for 15 yards (B.Carpenter; P.Watkins). Screen pass.
1-10-HOU36(1:29) M.Schaub pass short middle to O.Daniels to HST 45 for 9 yards (B.Carpenter; O.Scandrick).
2-1-HOU45(1:10) C.Taylor right tackle to DAL 49 for 6 yards (B.Carpenter; G.Ellis).
1-10-DAL49(:56) M.Schaub pass short right to K.Walter pushed ob at DAL 42 for 7 yards (M.Jenkins).
2-3-DAL42(:53) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to A.Davis. Pass incomplete at the Dallas 35; Scandrick closest.
3-3-DAL42(:43) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to O.Daniels. Watkins closest defender; Pressure by Ware with pressure.
4-3-DAL42(:42) (Punt formation) M.Turk punts 42 yards to end zone, Center-B.Pittman, Touchback.
PENALTY on HST, Illegal Formation, 5 yards, enforced between downs.
Dallas Cowboys at 00:34
1-5-DAL25(:34) (Shotgun) T.Romo scrambles up the middle to DAL 38 for 13 yards.
1-10-DAL38(:27) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass deep middle to S.Hurd to HST 30 for 32 yards (CC.Brown; W.Demps). Pass caught on a skinny post.
1-10-HOU30(:16) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short left to J.Witten ran ob at HST 26 for 4 yards.
2-6-HOU26(:12) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short left to M.Barber pushed ob at HST 23 for 3 yards (J.Reeves).
3-3-HOU23(:06) N.Folk 41 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Ladouceur, Holder-B.Johnson.
HOU 10   DAL 20,   Plays: 5   Yards: 52   Possession: 0:32.
 
Dallas Cowboys at 00:02
N.Folk kicks 45 yards from DAL 30 to HST 25. M.Shipp to HST 23 for -2 yards (I.Stanback).
Third Quarter
Houston Texans at 15:00
K.Brown kicks 72 yards from HST 30 to DAL -2. I.Stanback to DAL 30 for 32 yards (B.Harrison). FUMBLES (B.Harrison), RECOVERED by HST-N.Ferguson at DAL 35.
1-10-DAL35(14:52) S.Slaton up the middle to DAL 34 for 1 yard (B.Carpenter).
2-9-DAL34(14:20) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Davis to DAL 22 for 12 yards (A.Henry).
1-10-DAL22(13:50) S.Slaton right end to DAL 9 for 13 yards (B.Carpenter).
1-9-DAL9(13:09) S.Slaton right tackle to DAL 14 for -5 yards (M.Spears; J.Ratliff).
2-14-DAL14(12:32) M.Schaub pass short middle to K.Walter to DAL 5 for 9 yards (A.Henry).
3-5-DAL5(11:52) M.Schaub pass incomplete short left to S.Slaton. Pass too tall left sideline at the Dallas 13; Hamlin closest defender.
4-5-DAL5(11:47) (Field Goal formation) K.Brown 23 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
HOU 13   DAL 20,   Plays: 7   Yards: 30   Possession: 3:08.
 
Houston Texans at 11:44
K.Brown kicks 61 yards from HST 30 to DAL 9. D.Amendola to DAL 32 for 23 yards (K.Bentley; B.Harrison). Return middle of the field.
Dallas Cowboys at 11:37
1-10-DAL32(11:37) F.Jones left tackle to DAL 33 for 1 yard (A.Weaver).
2-9-DAL33(10:59) B.Johnson pass short right to F.Jones to DAL 34 for 1 yard (F.Bennett).
3-8-DAL34(10:19) (Shotgun) T.Romo pass short left to M.Bennett to HST 37 for 29 yards (D.Ryans).
1-10-HOU37(9:27) F.Jones right guard to HST 36 for 1 yard (D.Ryans).
2-9-HOU36(8:48) B.Johnson pass short right to D.Anderson to HST 30 for 6 yards (M.Greenwood).
3-3-HOU30(8:01) B.Johnson pass short left to M.Jefferson to HST 19 for 11 yards (J.Reeves). Pass complete on a skinny post from left end.
1-10-HOU19(7:16) F.Jones right guard to HST 17 for 2 yards (CC.Brown). Stanback of Dallas has left the game with an injured left shoulder.
2-8-HOU17(6:33) B.Johnson pass short middle to M.Jefferson to HST 8 for 9 yards (D.Ryans). Pass caught on a crossing pattern.
1-8-HOU8(5:46) F.Jones right guard to HST 9 for -1 yards (M.Williams). FUMBLES (M.Williams), RECOVERED by HST-F.Okam at HST 6.
Houston Texans at 05:33
1-10-HOU6(5:33) M.Schaub pass deep middle to A.Davis to HST 32 for 26 yards (A.Henry).
1-10-HOU32(4:51) C.Taylor right end to HST 32 for no gain (D.Ware).
2-10-HOU32(4:19) C.Taylor left end to HST 36 for 4 yards (S.Bowen). FUMBLES (S.Bowen), ball out of bounds at HST 35.
PENALTY on HST, Illegal Formation, 5 yards, enforced at HST 32 - No Play.
2-15-HOU27(4:13) C.Taylor right tackle to HST 33 for 6 yards (R.Williams). Diles of Houston has gone to the locker room for an IV.
3-9-HOU33(3:33) (Shotgun) M.Schaub pass short middle to K.Walter to DAL 44 for 23 yards (K.Hamlin).
1-10-DAL44(2:49) C.Taylor left guard to DAL 39 for 5 yards (J.Rogers; T.Johnson).
2-5-DAL39(2:11) C.Taylor up the middle to DAL 33 for 6 yards (R.Williams).
1-10-DAL33(1:36) M.Schaub pass short left to A.Davis pushed ob at DAL 25 for 8 yards (A.Henry).
2-2-DAL25(1:12) C.Taylor up the middle to DAL 18 for 7 yards (B.James; J.Ratliff).
1-10-DAL18(:35) C.Taylor left guard to DAL 14 for 4 yards (J.Ratliff).
Fourth Quarter
Houston Texans continued...
2-6-DAL14(15:00) S.Slaton left tackle to DAL 11 for 3 yards (E.Oglesby).
3-3-DAL11(14:26) M.Schaub pass incomplete short right to V.Leach. Pass incomplete in the flat around the Dallas 10.
4-3-DAL11(14:23) K.Brown 29 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-B.Pittman, Holder-M.Turk.
HOU 16   DAL 20,   Plays: 12   Yards: 83   Possession: 6:13.
 
Houston Texans at 14:20
K.Brown kicks 68 yards from HST 30 to DAL 2. O.Scandrick to DAL 20 for 18 yards (B.Harrison; N.Ferguson). Return left side of the field.
Dallas Cowboys at 14:15
1-10-DAL20(14:15) B.Johnson pass incomplete short right to M.Jefferson (D.Faggins). Pass broken up at the Dallas 24.
2-10-DAL20(14:10) F.Jones right end to DAL 29 for 9 yards (K.Coley).
PENALTY on DAL, Illegal Formation, 5 yards, enforced at DAL 20 - No Play. Six men on the line of scrimmage.
2-15-DAL15(13:42) B.Johnson pass short left to F.Jones to DAL 18 for 3 yards (D.Roberson).
3-12-DAL18(13:00) (Shotgun) B.Johnson pass incomplete deep left to M.Jefferson. Fly pattern; incomplete at the Houston 33; Ferguson closest defender.
4-12-DAL18(12:52) (Punt formation) M.McBriar punts 62 yards to HST 20, Center-L.Ladouceur. J.Jones to HST 21 for 1 yard (J.Rogers).
PENALTY on HST-B.Harrison, Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards, enforced at HST 21.
Houston Texans at 12:39
1-10-HOU11(12:39) S.Rosenfels pass short middle to J.Dreessen to HST 18 for 7 yards (E.Walden) [J.Rogers].
2-3-HOU18(12:04) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete short left to J.Dreessen. Pass thrown in the flat; Carpenter closest defender.
3-3-HOU18(11:59) C.Taylor left tackle to HST 22 for 4 yards (J.Hatcher).
1-10-HOU22(11:25) D.Walker up the middle to HST 25 for 3 yards (S.Bowen).
2-7-HOU25(10:53) D.Walker left tackle to HST 30 for 5 yards (T.Smith; E.Walden).
3-2-HOU30(10:14) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete short middle to D.Anderson.
PENALTY on DAL-E.Oglesby, Defensive Holding, 5 yards, enforced at HST 30 - No Play.
1-10-HOU35(10:09) S.Rosenfels pass short left to D.Walker to HST 42 for 7 yards (O.Scandrick; B.Carpenter). Pass complete in the flat.
2-3-HOU42(9:32) PENALTY on HST-R.Butler, False Start, 6 yards, enforced at HST 42 - No Play.
2-9-HOU36(9:19) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete deep left to M.Bruener (O.Scandrick). Pass incomplete sideline at the Dallas 46.
3-9-HOU36(9:12) S.Rosenfels pass short left to D.Walker to HST 42 for 6 yards (A.Ball). Pass complete in the flat.
4-3-HOU42(8:31) (Punt formation) M.Turk punts 58 yards to end zone, Center-B.Pittman, Touchback.
Dallas Cowboys at 08:22
1-10-DAL20(8:22) B.Johnson pass incomplete short right. Pass thrown away right sideline; heavy pressure by Cochran.
2-10-DAL20(8:14) F.Jones left end to DAL 26 for 6 yards (A.Molden). Pitch play.
3-4-DAL26(7:31) (Shotgun) B.Johnson pass incomplete short right to M.Jefferson.
PENALTY on HST, Defensive 12 On-field, 5 yards, enforced at DAL 26 - No Play.
1-10-DAL31(7:26) B.Johnson pass deep middle to D.Amendola to HST 34 for 35 yards (G.Earl). Pass caught on fly pattern.
1-10-HOU34(6:40) B.Johnson pass short right to M.Jefferson pushed ob at HST 21 for 13 yards (D.Faggins).
1-10-HOU21(6:08) T.Choice right guard to HST 17 for 4 yards (K.Bentley; B.Moffitt).
2-6-HOU17(5:32) B.Johnson pass incomplete deep left to M.Jefferson. Pass incomplete 7 yards deep left corner of the end zone; Molden closest defender.
3-6-HOU17(5:26) B.Johnson pass short right to T.Choice to HST 17 for no gain (D.Faggins).
4-6-HOU17(5:18) (Field Goal formation) N.Folk 35 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-L.Ladouceur, Holder-B.Johnson.
HOU 16   DAL 23,   Plays: 8   Yards: 63   Possession: 3:08.
 
Dallas Cowboys at 05:14
N.Folk kicks 66 yards from DAL 30 to HST 4. J.Jones pushed ob at DAL 44 for 52 yards (N.Folk). Return right side of the field.
Houston Texans at 05:06
1-10-DAL44(5:06) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete deep left to M.Simmons.
PENALTY on DAL-A.Ball, Illegal Contact, 5 yards, enforced at DAL 44 - No Play.
1-10-DAL39(4:58) S.Rosenfels pass short middle to D.Anderson to DAL 30 for 9 yards (B.Carpenter; E.Oglesby).
2-1-DAL30(4:30) D.Walker right guard to DAL 28 for 2 yards (T.George).
1-10-DAL28(3:48) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete deep right to D.Anderson.
PENALTY on HST-D.Anderson, Offensive Pass Interference, 10 yards, enforced at DAL 28 - No Play.
1-20-DAL38(3:42) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete deep middle to M.Bruener (P.Watkins).
PENALTY on DAL-P.Watkins, Defensive Pass Interference, 19 yards, enforced at DAL 38 - No Play.
1-10-DAL19(3:31) D.Walker up the middle to DAL 13 for 6 yards (B.Carpenter).
2-4-DAL13(3:02) D.Walker right tackle to DAL 8 for 5 yards (J.Rogers).
1-8-DAL8(2:19) S.Rosenfels pass short right to M.Simmons pushed ob at DAL 1 for 7 yards (E.Oglesby). Dallas challenged the pass completion ruling, and the play was REVERSED. S.Rosenfels pass incomplete short right to M.Simmons.
2-8-DAL8(2:16) S.Rosenfels pass incomplete short right to J.Jones. Ball was bobbled right corner of the end zone; Oglesby closest defender.
3-8-DAL8(2:12) S.Rosenfels up the middle for 8 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
TWO-POINT CONVERSION ATTEMPT. S.Rosenfels pass to J.Jones is incomplete. ATTEMPT FAILS.
HOU 22   DAL 23,   Plays: 7   Yards: 44   Possession: 3:09.
 
Houston Texans at 02:05
K.Brown kicks 56 yards from HST 30 to DAL 14. D.Amendola to DAL 21 for 7 yards (M.Simmons). Pooch kick.
Dallas Cowboys at 02:00
1-10-DAL21(2:00) T.Choice left guard to DAL 20 for -1 yards (Deljuan.Robinson).
2-11-DAL20(1:58) T.Choice right tackle to DAL 20 for no gain (A.Maddox; K.Bentley).
3-11-DAL20(1:54) (Shotgun) B.Johnson sacked at DAL 13 for -7 yards (A.Maddox). FUMBLES (A.Maddox), and recovers at DAL 13.
PENALTY on HST-D.Roberson, Defensive Holding, 5 yards, enforced at DAL 20 - No Play.
1-10-DAL25(1:54) B.Johnson kneels to DAL 25 for no gain.
2-10-DAL25(1:06) B.Johnson kneels to DAL 24 for -1 yards.
3-11-DAL24(:30) B.Johnson kneels to DAL 23 for -1 yards.
                      
 
 

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