8:15 PM ET, December 20, 2008
Texas Stadium, Irving, TX
Run Ravens Run
With two quick bursts, the Cowboys' playoff hopes took a serious hit. Le'Ron McClain and Willis McGahee broke open the game in the second half with two long touchdown runs. This is the first time in NFL history that a team has had a touchdown run of 75-plus yards on consecutive plays from scrimmage.
|TD||1*||1*||*McClain 82-yard TD, McGahee 77-yard TD|
• In the last game in Texas Stadium, the Ravens win in their first and only appearance. The Cowboys finish 213-99 (.683) all-time record at Texas Stadium.
• The Ravens are 3-0 all-time against the Cowboys.
• DeMarcus Ware had a sack and now has 20 this season. He is 2 1/2 sacks from tying Michael Strahan for the single-season NFL record. Ware has a sack in 14 of 15 games this season. That is the most games with at least one sack in a single season since sacks became an official stat in 1982.
• Terrell Owens had 63 receiving yards giving him 14,019 career yards, passing James Lofton for fifth place on the NFL's all-time receiving yards list.
-- ESPN research
Choice ran for 90 yards, among the most all season against Baltimore. Marion Barber had only two carries because of a dislocated right pinkie toe. ... This was the Ravens' first game here and, thus, they'll finish 1-0 at Texas Stadium. The Oakland-Los Angeles Raiders went 3-0 and are the only other NFL team not to lose under the hole in the roof. ... Stover, who also kicked four field goals in his only other career game here, went over 100 points for the 12th straight season. ... Ware is three sacks from breaking Michael Strahan's single-season NFL record.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.9||4.8|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||11:05||Tashard Choice 2 Yd Run (Nick Folk Kick)||0||7|
|FG||06:14||Matt Stover 26 Yd||3||7|
|FG||10:54||Matt Stover 29 Yd||6||7|
|FG||00:00||Matt Stover 37 Yd||9||7|
|TD||02:51||Derrick Mason 13 Yd Pass From Joe Flacco (Matt Stover Kick)||16||7|
|FG||11:28||Nick Folk 35 Yd||16||10|
|FG||06:30||Matt Stover 35 Yd||19||10|
|TD||03:50||Terrell Owens 7 Yd Pass From Tony Romo (Nick Folk Kick)||19||17|
|TD||03:32||Willis Mcgahee 77 Yd Run (Matt Stover Kick)||26||17|
|TD||01:36||Jason Witten 21 Yd Pass From Tony Romo (Nick Folk Kick)||26||24|
|TD||01:18||Le'Ron Mcclain 82 Yd Run (Matt Stover Kick)||33||24|