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Tony Dorsett

Anthony Drew Dorsett Sr.

Position: RB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 192 lbs.

Born: April 7, 1954 in Rochester, PA
High School: Hopewell
College: Pittsburgh   (school history)    (Dorsett college stats)
Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1977 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 108 (64th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Anthony Dorsett
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1994

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com

Tony Dorsett 1977 Touchdown Log

1977 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

13 Touchdowns

12 Rushing, 1 Receiving, 5 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 84 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Cowboys13
Cardinals3
Giants3
Eagles3
49ers2
Redskins1
Steelers1
Road8
Home5
Sunday10
Monday3
1st2
2nd5
3rd2
4th4
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards2
30 or more yards3
Roger Staubach1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 2 1977-09-25 DAL NYG W 41-21 2 Rushing 11 Lead 21-0 Lead 28-0
2 2 1977-09-25 DAL NYG W 41-21 4 Rushing 34 Lead 34-21 Lead 41-21
3 4 1977-10-09 DAL @ STL W 30-24 2 Rushing 77 Trail 3-10 Tied 10-10
4 4 1977-10-09 DAL @ STL W 30-24 4 Rushing 1 Trail 16-24 Trail 23-24
5 6 1977-10-23 DAL @ PHI W 16-10 2 Rushing 5 Trail 0-7 Trail 6-7
6 8 1977-11-06 DAL @ NYG W 24-10 3 Rushing 1 Lead 14-3 Lead 21-3
7 9 1977-11-14 DAL STL L 17-24 2 Rushing 1 Trail 0-3 Lead 7-3*
8 10 1977-11-20 DAL @ PIT L 13-28 1 Rushing 13 Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
9 11 1977-11-27 DAL @ WAS W 14-7 4 Rushing 1 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
10 12 1977-12-04 DAL PHI W 24-14 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
11 12 1977-12-04 DAL PHI W 24-14 4 Rushing 84 Lead 17-14 Lead 24-14
12 13 1977-12-12 DAL @ SFO W 42-35 2 Receiving 20 Roger Staubach* Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*
13 13 1977-12-12 DAL @ SFO W 42-35 3 Rushing 21 Lead 21-14 Lead 28-14

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 15 1977-12-26 DAL CHI W 37-7 3 Rushing 23 Lead 17-0 Lead 24-0
2 15 1977-12-26 DAL CHI W 37-7 3 Rushing 7 Lead 27-0 Lead 34-0
3 16 1978-01-01 DAL MIN W 23-6 4 Rushing 11 Lead 16-6 Lead 23-6
4 17 1978-01-15 DAL N DEN W 27-10 1 Rushing 3 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*