The San Francisco 49ers were defeated by the Dallas Cowboys, 42 to 35, on December 12, 1977.

1977 San Francisco 49ers

Final

DAL

Cowboys

11-2-0

42

SF

49ers

5-8-0

35

1

0

7

2

21

7

3

7

7

4

14

14

Total

42

35

1st quarter

DAL

SF

49ers

Bob Ferrell 1-yard run (Ray Wersching kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

DAL

SF

Cowboys

Roger Staubach 1-yard run (Efren Herrera kick)

7

7

Cowboys

Preston Pearson 36-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Efren Herrera kick)

14

7

49ers

Kenny Harrison 10-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Ray Wersching kick)

14

14

Cowboys

Tony Dorsett 20-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Efren Herrera kick)

21

14

3rd quarter

DAL

SF

Cowboys

Tony Dorsett 21-yard run (Efren Herrera kick)

28

14

49ers

Gene Washington 27-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Ray Wersching kick)

28

21

4th quarter

DAL

SF

Cowboys

Butch Johnson 22-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Efren Herrera kick)

35

21

49ers

Delvin Williams 1-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Ray Wersching kick)

35

28

Cowboys

Preston Pearson 3-yard run (Efren Herrera kick)

42

28

49ers

Paul Seal 47-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (Ray Wersching kick)

42

35

Cowboys

49ers

1st Downs

24

19

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

66

66

Total Yards

398

362

Yards per play

6.0

5.5

Passing

215

269

Comp - Att

14 - 19

16 - 30

Yards per pass

10.2

8.7

Interceptions thrown

0

0

Sacks - Yards lost

2 - 5

1 - 9

Rushing

183

93

Rushing Attempts

45

35

Yards per rush

4.1

2.7

Penalties

4

5

Turnovers

0

0

Fumbles lost

0

0

Interceptions

0

0

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Roger Staubach 14 19 220 11.6 3 0 151.3
Team 14 19 215 11.6 3 0 2 151.3

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Tony Dorsett 20 92 4.6 1
Robert Newhouse 13 48 3.7 0
Roger Staubach 9 23 2.6 1
Preston Pearson 3 20 6.7 1
Team 45 183 4.1 3

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Drew Pearson 4 61 15.3 0
Preston Pearson 3 59 19.7 1
Tony Dorsett 3 39 13.0 1
Billy Joe DuPree 2 28 14.0 0
Butch Johnson 1 22 22.0 1
Jay Saldi 1 11 11.0 0
Team 14 220 11.6 3 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 3 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 1.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Efren Herrera 0 1 6 6
Team 0 1 6 6

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Danny White 3 108 36.0
Team 3 108 36.0

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Butch Johnson 3 92 30.7 0
Larry Brinson 2 51 25.5 0
Tony Hill 1 19 19.0 0
Team 6 162 27.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Butch Johnson 4 43 10.8 0
Team 4 43 10.8 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Jim Plunkett 15 29 263 9.1 4 0 122.6
Tom Wittum 1 1 15 15.0 0 0 118.8
Team 16 30 269 9.3 4 0 1 124.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Delvin Williams 17 44 2.6 0
Wilbur Jackson 12 20 1.7 0
Bob Ferrell 2 13 6.5 1
Jim Plunkett 3 10 3.3 0
Dave Williams 1 6 6.0 0
Team 35 93 2.7 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Gene Washington 5 130 26.0 1
Paul Seal 2 75 37.5 1
Delvin Williams 4 29 7.3 1
Kenny Harrison 2 16 8.0 1
Tony Cline 1 15 15.0 0
Tom Mitchell 1 10 10.0 0
Wilbur Jackson 1 3 3.0 0
Team 16 278 9.3 4 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 1 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 2.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Ray Wersching 0 0 5 5
Team 0 0 5 5

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Tom Wittum 5 183 36.6
Team 5 183 36.6

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Paul Hofer 4 114 28.5 0
Dave Williams 2 29 14.5 0
Jim Obradovich 1 9 9.0 0
Team 7 152 21.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Stan Black 3 3 1.0 0
Team 3 3 1.0 0

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4,280

Purdy

Brock Purdy

RUSH

1,459

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Christian McCaffrey

REC

1,342

Aiyuk

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PPG

28.9

3rd

OPP PPG

17.5

3rd

RUSH YDS/G

140.5

3rd

PASS YDS/G

269.2

6th

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TEAM W L T PCT
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
Seahawks Seahawks
9 8 0 .529
Cardinals Cardinals
4 13 0 .235

Last Game

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KC Chiefs

4-0-0

25

Final

22

SF 49ers

2-1-0

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AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529