Cowboys Can't Keep Pace With Lions, 31-30

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The Cowboys were edged by the Lions, 31-30, in Detroit.

Tony Romo found the end zone three times on 14 of 30 passing for 206 yards and no interceptions. Matthew Stafford also played quite well, and wound up 33 for 48 with 488 yards passing, two touchdowns (1 pass, 1 rush) and two picks.

Joseph Randle ran for 26 yards on 14 attempts in addition to three receptions for 18 yards. Dez Bryant was a top performer, snagging three balls for 72 yards while adding two touchdowns.

The Dallas defense collapsed, giving up 480 yards passing and 143 rushing. They brought down Stafford for one sack.

Finally, Dan Bailey was perfect, connecting on all three of his field goal attempts.

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson was impressive, churning out 329 receiving yards and one touchdown. Running back Reggie Bush also had a good game with 92 rushing yards, 30 receiving and one touchdown.

The Cowboys are at home to take on the Vikings (1-5) next week while the Lions travel to Chicago to meet the Bears (4-3).


Cowboys Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A-

91

T. Romo

14

30

206

3

0


Lions Passing Leaders

Grade

Name

Comp

Att

Yds

TDs

Int

A+

99

M. Stafford

33

48

480

1

2


Cowboys Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

C-

71

J. Randle

RB

14

26

1.9

0

-

-

L. Dunbar

RB

5

16

3.2

0

-

-

P. Tanner

RB

2

8

4.0

0


Lions Rushing Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Att

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A

97

R. Bush

RB

21

92

4.4

1

B

85

J. Bell

RB

4

32

8.0

1

A+

99

M. Stafford

QB

3

12

4.0

1


Cowboys Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

99

D. Bryant

WR

3

72

24.0

2

B

86

T. Williams

WR

2

64

32.0

1

C-

71

J. Randle

RB

3

18

6.0

0


Lions Receiving Leaders

Grade

Name

P

Rec

Yds

YdsA

TDs

A+

100

C. Johnson

WR

14

329

23.5

1

C+

77

K. Durham

WR

4

54

13.5

0

C

76

B. Pettigrew

TE

3

31

10.3

0


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