WhatIfSports.com “played” the 1992 Dallas Cowboys against the 1995 Dallas Cowboys 1,000 times. The 1992 Dallas Cowboys win 71% of the time by an average score of 26-19. An example boxscore with a similar outcome is below.
1995 Dallas Cowboys  at  1992 Dallas Cowboys
Final - 12/18/2007 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total
1995 Dallas Cowboys 7 7 3 3 20
1992 Dallas Cowboys 7 13 0 6 26
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
DAL9:05TDEmmitt Smith 8 yd. run (Elliott kick)0-7
DA23:55TDMichael Irvin 7 yd. pass from Aikman (Boniol kick)7-7
2nd Quarter
DAL11:19TDKelvin Martin 7 yd. pass from Aikman (Elliott kick)7-14
DAL1:05FGLin Elliott 50 yds. 7-17
DA20:38TDCory Fleming 57 yd. pass from Aikman (Boniol kick)14-17
DAL0:00FGLin Elliott 37 yds. 14-20
3rd Quarter
DA24:57FGChris Boniol 31 yds. 17-20
4th Quarter
DAL11:21FGLin Elliott 30 yds. 17-23
DAL4:34FGLin Elliott 26 yds. 17-26
DA22:45FGChris Boniol 43 yds. 20-26
 
Team Statistics
 1995 Dallas Cowboys1992 Dallas Cowboys
First Downs 12 27
- Rushing 4 9
- Passing 8 16
- Penalty 0 2
3rd Down Eff 7/12 9/13
4th Down Eff 0/0 0/0
Rushes-Yards 25-108 37-154
Avg Rush 4.3 4.2
Comp-Att-Int 14-17-0 21-31-0
Passing Yards 187 232
Sacks-Yards 1-6 1-7
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Punts-Avg 3-41.0 1-42.0
KR-Avg 6-20.5 5-22.0
PR-Avg 1-7.0 3-8.7
Penalties-Yard 5-43 5-32
Time of Possession 23:23 36:37

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1995 Dallas Cowboys Individual Stats   1992 Dallas Cowboys Individual Stats
Rushing
  Att Yds 20+ L TD
'95 Emmitt Smith 17 96 1 49 0
'95 Sherman Williams 4 9 0 3 0
'95 David Lang 1 2 0 2 0
'95 Daryl Johnston 3 1 0 2 0
 
Rushing
  Att Yds 20+ L TD
'92 Emmitt Smith 26 117 1 27 1
'92 Troy Aikman 6 17 0 10 0
'92 Curvin Richards 2 16 0 14 0
'92 Alvin Harper 1 3 0 3 0
'92 Daryl Johnston 2 1 0 1 0
Receiving
  Rec Yds 20+ 40+ L TD
'95 Michael Irvin 6 84 1 0 38 1
'95 Cory Fleming 1 57 1 1 57 1
'95 Kevin Williams 2 23 1 0 20 0
'95 Jay Novacek 2 20 0 0 11 0
'95 Daryl Johnston 1 6 0 0 6 0
'95 Emmitt Smith 2 3 0 0 6 0
 
Receiving
  Rec Yds 20+ 40+ L TD
'92 Michael Irvin 6 78 1 0 22 0
'92 Jay Novacek 5 63 0 0 15 0
'92 Alvin Harper 4 55 1 0 20 0
'92 Kelvin Martin 3 26 0 0 10 1
'92 Daryl Johnston 3 17 0 0 7 0
Passing
  Comp. Att. Yards TD INT
'95 Troy Aikman 14 17 193 2 0
 
Passing
  Comp. Att. Yards TD INT
'92 Troy Aikman 21 31 239 1 0
Field Goals
  Made Missed
'95 Chris Boniol 31,43 -
 
Field Goals
  Made Missed
'92 Lin Elliott 50,37,30,26 -

Player of the Game:
'92 Troy Aikman (1992 Dallas Cowboys)
TimeDown
YTG
Ball OnScore
V - H
F1st Quarter Play by Play
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 15:00
15:00Kickoffown 300 - 0K1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares to kickoff.
1992 Dallas (DAL) catch the ball at the DAL 5 and return it to the DAL 34.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 14:50
14:501/10own 340 - 0221 Smith gets 3 yards on a pitch right.
14:102/7own 370 - 0221 Aikman flips the ball to Novacek who holds on to the ball, makes a few guys miss for a 15 yd gain before being run out of bounds.
13:251/10480 - 0131 Aikman's short pass is to Irvin who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 12 yd gain.
12:371/10360 - 0131 Smith rushes for 3 yards off tackle right.
PENALTY on DAL: Holding, 10 yards enforced on the DA2 36 - NO PLAY.
12:341/20460 - 0221 Smith picks up 3 yards on a draw play.
11:582/17430 - 0221 Richards gains 14 yards up the middle.
11:153/3290 - 0230 Aikman's pass is to Harper who makes the catch and falls forward for a 12 yd gain.
10:341/10170 - 0221 Aikman hits Johnston who gets a few steps before being brought down for a 7 yd gain.
9:542/3100 - 0221 Smith picks up 2 yards on a draw play before running out of bounds.
9:103/180 - 0221 Smith picks up 8 yards off tackle left.
1992 Dallas scores a touchdown!
PENALTY on DA2: Incidental Facemask, 8 yards enforced on the DA2 0.
9:05PAT 0 - 6FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for the extra point.
The extra point attempt is good.
Drive Summary: 9 plays, 76 yds, 5:42
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 9:05
9:05Kickoffown 300 - 7K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 4 and return it to the DA2 25.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 8:57
8:571/10own 250 - 7221 Smith gets 2 yards on a pitch right.
8:172/8own 270 - 7212 Smith picks up 2 yards on a draw play before running out of bounds.
7:353/6own 290 - 7131 Aikman's short pass is to Irvin who makes the catch and falls forward for a 6 yd gain.
6:511/10own 350 - 7131 Aikman hits Smith. Tackled immediately for a 6 yd gain.
6:062/4own 410 - 7131 Smith rushes for 1 yard off tackle right.
5:293/3own 420 - 7230 Smith gets 49 yards on a pitch right.
4:411/Goal90 - 7131 Johnston gets 2 yards on a pitch right.
4:012/Goal70 - 7131 Aikman soft pass is to Irvin who catches the ball and makes one guy miss before getting into the endzone.
1995 Dallas scores a touchdown!
3:55PAT 6 - 7FG1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for the extra point.
The extra point attempt is good.
Drive Summary: 8 plays, 75 yds, 5:02
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 3:55
3:55Kickoffown 307 - 7K1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares to kickoff.
1992 Dallas (DAL) catch the ball at the DAL 12 and return it to the DAL 26.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 3:49
3:491/10own 267 - 7131 Aikman scrambles for 7 yards.
3:042/3own 337 - 7140 Harper picks up 3 yards on the end around.
2:211/10own 367 - 7221 Smith is stopped at the line.
1:422/10own 367 - 7221 Aikman screen pass is to Irvin. Catch is good and Irvin gets some yardage for a 10 yd gain.
1:031/10own 467 - 7221 Johnston pounds ahead for 1 yard.
0:252/9own 477 - 7212 Smith pounds ahead for 1 yard.
0:003/8own 487 - 7041Time Expires
End of 1st Quarter ... 1995 Dallas: 7 1992 Dallas: 7

TimeDown
YTG
Ball OnScore
V - H
F2nd Quarter Play by Play
15:003/8own 487 - 7041 Aikman's pass is to Novacek who gets a few steps before being brought down for a 14 yd gain.
14:181/10387 - 7221 Smith carries, but is tackled for no gain.
13:362/10387 - 7131 Smith gains 6 yards up the middle.
12:553/4327 - 7230 Aikman's pass is to Harper who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 20 yd gain.
PENALTY on DA2: Defensive Pass Interference, declined.
12:111/10127 - 7131 Aikman overthrows Irvin and the pass is incomplete.
12:042/10127 - 7131 Aikman's pass is to Johnston. Johnston falls out of bounds, but holds on to the ball for a 5 yd gain.
11:243/577 - 7221 Aikman hits Martin in the endzone.
1992 Dallas scores a touchdown!
11:19PAT 7 - 13FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for the extra point.
The extra point attempt is good.
Drive Summary: 13 plays, 74 yds, 7:40
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 11:19
11:19Kickoffown 307 - 14K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 8 and return it to the DA2 27.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 11:12
11:121/10own 277 - 14221 Aikman's pass is to Novacek. Catch is good and Novacek gets some yardage for a 11 yd gain.
10:291/10own 387 - 14221 Aikman's pass is to Novacek who makes the catch and falls forward for a 9 yd gain.
9:442/1own 477 - 14221 Smith is caught behind the line for a loss of 1 yard.
9:013/2own 467 - 14221 Smith picks his way for 2 yards.
8:241/10own 487 - 14221 Smith gains 1 yard up the middle.
7:502/9own 497 - 14131 Johnston picks up 1 yard on a draw play.
7:093/8507 - 14131 Williams gains 3 yards up the middle.
6:294/5477 - 14P1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for a punt.
1992 Dallas (DAL) return it to the DAL 21.
PENALTY on DAL: Holding, 6 yards enforced on the DAL 13.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 6:15
6:151/10own 77 - 14221 Smith picks up 4 yards on a draw play.
5:322/6own 117 - 14221 Smith gains 1 yard on a sweep left.
PENALTY on DAL: Holding, 6 yards enforced on the DAL 11 - NO PLAY.
5:292/12own 57 - 14212 Aikman's short pass is to Novacek. Catch is good and Novacek gets some yardage for a 10 yd gain.
4:473/2own 157 - 14212 Richards gains 2 yards on a sweep left.
4:041/10own 177 - 14131 Smith pounds ahead for 2 yards.
PENALTY on DA2: Facemask, 15 yards enforced on the DAL 19. Automatic First Down.
4:011/10own 347 - 14221 Aikman's pass is to Harper who makes a nice catch, sheds a tackle before getting leveled. 11 yd gain.
3:191/10own 457 - 14131 Aikman hits Irvin but in and out of his hands.
3:142/10own 457 - 14131 Smith gains 17 yards up the middle.
2:291/10387 - 14221 Smith picks up 12 yards off tackle left.
PENALTY on DA2: Incidental Facemask, 5 yards enforced on the DA2 26.
2:001/10217 - 14221*** 2 Minute Warning ***
2:001/10217 - 14221 Aikman's pass is batted down. Incomplete pass.
1:552/10217 - 14212 Smith carries, but is tackled for no gain.
1:513/10217 - 14212*** 1992 Dallas (DAL) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
1:513/10217 - 14131 PENALTY on DAL: False Start, 5 yards enforced on the DA2 21 - NO PLAY.
1:513/15267 - 14131Aikman is sacked by Shante Carver for 7 yards.
1:094/22337 - 14FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for a FG attempt.
Elliott's 50 yd. field goal is right down the middle!
Drive Summary: 11 plays, 51 yds, 5:03
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 1:05
1:05Kickoffown 307 - 17K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 11 and return it to the DA2 39.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 0:59
0:591/10own 397 - 17221 Smith gains 1 yard on a sweep left before running out of bounds.
0:552/9own 407 - 17131 Williams gains 3 yards on a sweep left.
0:513/6own 437 - 17131*** 1995 Dallas (DA2) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
0:513/6own 437 - 17131 Aikman completes the long pass to Fleming. Catch is good and Fleming speeds down field and into the endzone.
1995 Dallas scores a touchdown!
0:38PAT 13 - 17FG1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for the extra point.
The extra point attempt is good.
Drive Summary: 3 plays, 61 yds, 0:21
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 0:38
0:38Kickoffown 3014 - 17K1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares to kickoff.
1992 Dallas (DAL) catch the ball at the DAL 5 and return it to the DAL 27.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 0:34
0:341/10own 2714 - 17131 Smith picks his way for 4 yards.
0:292/6own 3114 - 17131*** 1992 Dallas (DAL) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
0:292/6own 3114 - 17140 Aikman completes the pass to Irvin who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 22 yd gain before getting out of bounds.
0:221/104714 - 17221 Smith rushes for 27 yards off tackle right.
0:031/102014 - 17221*** 1992 Dallas (DAL) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
0:031/102014 - 17FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for a FG attempt.
Elliott's 37 yd. field goal slips just inside the upright!
Drive Summary: 3 plays, 53 yds, 0:31
End of 2nd Quarter ... 1995 Dallas: 14 1992 Dallas: 20

TimeDown
YTG
Ball OnScore
V - H
F3rd Quarter Play by Play
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 15:00
15:00Kickoffown 3014 - 20K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 12 and return it to the DA2 31.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 14:53
14:531/10own 3114 - 20221 Williams picks up 1 yard off tackle left.
14:192/9own 3214 - 20212 Aikman hits Johnston who makes the catch and falls forward for a 6 yd gain.
13:403/3own 3814 - 20230 Smith pounds ahead for 5 yards.
13:041/10own 4314 - 20131 Aikman soft pass is to Irvin who makes the catch and falls forward for a 5 yd gain.
12:232/5own 4814 - 20221 Aikman tosses the ball out to Smith who holds on to the ball, makes a few guys miss for a 17 yd gain.
PENALTY on DA2: Holding, 10 yards enforced on the DA2 48 - NO PLAY.
12:172/15own 3814 - 20221 Smith gains 3 yards up the middle.
11:413/12own 4114 - 20131 Aikman soft pass is to Williams. Knocked out of bounds immediately for a 3 yd gain.
10:594/9own 4414 - 20P1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for a punt.
1992 Dallas (DAL) return it to the DAL 30.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 10:49
10:491/10own 3014 - 20131 Johnston carries, but is tackled for no gain.
10:082/10own 3014 - 20131 Aikman's pass is batted down. Incomplete pass.
10:033/10own 3014 - 20041 Aikman overthrows Novacek and the pass is incomplete.
9:564/10own 3014 - 20P1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for a punt.
1995 Dallas (DA2) return it to the DA2 35.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 9:45
9:451/10own 3514 - 20131 Aikman zips the short pass to Irvin who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 16 yd gain.
9:001/104914 - 20221 Smith gains 16 yards on a sweep left before running out of bounds.
8:211/103314 - 20221 Smith carries, but is tackled for no gain.
7:452/103314 - 20131 Aikman's pass is to Irvin who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 12 yd gain.
6:581/102114 - 20221 Smith picks up 6 yards off tackle left.
6:182/41514 - 20131 Johnston is caught behind the line for a loss of 2 yards.
5:403/61714 - 20221 Smith pounds ahead for 3 yards.
5:014/31414 - 20FG1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for a FG attempt.
Boniol's 31 yd. field goal hooks through the uprights!
Drive Summary: 7 plays, 51 yds, 4:44
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 4:57
4:57Kickoffown 3017 - 20K1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares to kickoff.
1992 Dallas (DAL) catch the ball at the DAL -1 and return it to the DAL 20.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 4:49
4:491/10own 2017 - 20221 Aikman hits Martin who makes the catch and falls forward for a 9 yd gain.
4:112/1own 2917 - 20212 Smith carries, but is tackled for no gain.
3:373/1own 2917 - 20212 Smith picks up 1 yard on a draw play before running out of bounds.
2:561/10own 3017 - 20221 Aikman scrambles for 1 yard.
2:182/9own 3117 - 20221 Aikman completes the pass to Novacek who gets a few steps before being brought down for a 14 yd gain.
1:351/10own 4517 - 20221 Smith is buried for a loss of 1 yard.
0:562/11own 4417 - 20131 Aikman completes the pass to Irvin who makes the catch and falls forward for a 13 yd gain.
0:161/104317 - 20221 Smith pounds ahead for 6 yards.
0:002/43717 - 20140Time Expires
End of 3rd Quarter ... 1995 Dallas: 17 1992 Dallas: 20

TimeDown
YTG
Ball OnScore
V - H
F4th Quarter Play by Play
15:002/43717 - 20221 Aikman hits Smith but in and out of his hands.
14:543/43717 - 20131 Aikman completes the pass to Irvin who gets a few steps before being brought down for a 8 yd gain.
14:161/102917 - 20221 Smith picks up 1 yard on a draw play.
13:382/92817 - 20221 Aikman hits Martin who gets a few steps before being brought down for a 10 yd gain.
12:551/101817 - 20221 Smith gets back to the line of scrimmage.
12:142/101817 - 20212 Aikman zips the short pass to Johnston who makes the catch and falls forward for a 5 yd gain.
11:303/51317 - 20230 Aikman's pass into the endzone is just out of reach of Harper. Incomplete pass.
11:254/51317 - 20FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for a FG attempt.
Elliott's 30 yd. field goal is right down the middle!
Drive Summary: 15 plays, 67 yds, 8:44
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 11:21
11:21Kickoffown 3017 - 23K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 5 and return it to the DA2 16.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 11:16
11:161/10own 1617 - 23221 Smith gains 6 yards up the middle.
10:342/4own 2217 - 23131 Williams gains 2 yards up the middle.
9:563/2own 2417 - 23221 Smith picks his way for 1 yard.
9:144/1own 2517 - 23P1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for a punt.
1992 Dallas (DAL) return it to the DAL 44.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 9:03
9:031/10own 4417 - 23131 Smith gains 17 yards up the middle.
8:191/103917 - 23131 Aikman hits Novacek who makes the catch and falls forward for a 10 yd gain.
7:351/102917 - 23131 Aikman scrambles for 1 yard.
6:542/92817 - 23221 Aikman's pass is to Harper who holds on to the the ball and runs for a 12 yd gain.
PENALTY on DA2: Defensive Pass Interference, declined.
6:071/101617 - 23131 Smith pounds ahead for 1 yard.
5:332/91517 - 23212 Aikman's pass is batted down. Incomplete pass.
PENALTY on DA2: Defensive Holding, 5 yards enforced on the DA2 15 - NO PLAY. Automatic First Down.
5:291/Goal1017 - 23221 Aikman's pass into the enzone is batted down. Incomplete pass.
5:212/Goal1017 - 23221 Smith gains 1 yard on a sweep left.
4:433/Goal917 - 23131 Aikman overthrows Irvin in the endzone and the pass is incomplete.
4:384/Goal917 - 23FG1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares for a FG attempt.
Elliott's 26 yd. field goal hooks through the uprights!
Drive Summary: 8 plays, 42 yds, 4:21
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 4:34
4:34Kickoffown 3017 - 26K1992 Dallas (DAL) prepares to kickoff.
1995 Dallas (DA2) catch the ball at the DA2 -1 and return it to the DA2 24.
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 4:29
4:291/10own 2417 - 26131 Lang picks up 2 yards on a draw play.
4:252/8own 2617 - 26131*** 1995 Dallas (DA2) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
4:252/8own 2617 - 26212 Aikman's pass is just out of reach of Williams. Incomplete pass.
4:213/8own 2617 - 26131 Aikman hits Williams. Catch is good and Williams gets some yardage before being run out of bounds for a 20 yd gain.
4:141/10own 4617 - 26221 Aikman overthrows Williams and the pass is incomplete.
4:072/10own 4617 - 26212 Aikman tosses the ball out to Smith. Tackled for a loss of 3 yds.
3:483/13own 4317 - 26032 Aikman completes the long pass to Irvin. Catch is good and Irvin gets some yardage before being run out of bounds for a 38 yd gain.
3:401/101917 - 26221 Aikman's pass is just out of reach of Novacek. Incomplete pass.
3:322/101917 - 26131 Smith rushes for a loss of 1 yard.
3:183/112017 - 26131Aikman is sacked by Robert Jones for 6 yards.
2:494/172617 - 26FG1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares for a FG attempt.
Boniol's 43 yd. field goal slips just inside the upright!
Drive Summary: 9 plays, 50 yds, 1:40
1995 Dallas (DA2) at 2:45
2:45Kickoffown 3020 - 26K1995 Dallas (DA2) prepares to kickoff.
1992 Dallas (DAL) catch the ball at the DAL 7 and return it to the DAL 31.
1992 Dallas (DAL) at 2:40
2:401/10own 3120 - 26221 Smith picks up 2 yards on a draw play.
2:002/8own 3320 - 26131*** 2 Minute Warning ***
2:002/8own 3320 - 26212 PENALTY on DAL: False Start, 5 yards enforced on the DAL 33 - NO PLAY.
2:002/13own 2820 - 26131 Aikman's short pass is to Irvin. Catch is good and Irvin gets some yardage for a 13 yd gain.
1:511/10own 4120 - 26131*** 1995 Dallas (DA2) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
1:511/10own 4120 - 26221 Aikman's pass is just out of the reach of Smith.
1:462/10own 4120 - 26212 Smith is stopped at the line.
1:423/10own 4120 - 26212*** 1995 Dallas (DA2) CALLS A TIMEOUT ***
1:423/10own 4120 - 26212 Aikman scrambles for 10 yards.
0:551/104920 - 26212Aikman takes a knee.
0:132/115020 - 26212Aikman takes a knee.
0:003/12own 4920 - 26212Time Expires
End of 4th Quarter ... 1995 Dallas: 20 1992 Dallas: 26

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