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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 1981 Touchdown Log

1981 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

6 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 2 Receiving, 1 Go-Ahead, 3 Tying, Long of 75 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Cowboys6
Cardinals2
Patriots1
Bills1
Eagles1
Rams1
Road4
Home2
Sunday4
Monday2
1st1
2nd2
3rd2
4th1
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards3
Danny White2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1981-09-21 DAL @ NWE W 35-21 2 Rushing 75 Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
2 5 1981-10-04 DAL @ STL L 17-20 1 Rushing 7 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
3 5 1981-10-04 DAL @ STL L 17-20 3 Receiving 11 Danny White Trail 10-17 Tied 17-17
4 7 1981-10-18 DAL RAM W 29-17 2 Rushing 44 Lead 12-0 Lead 19-0
5 9 1981-11-01 DAL @ PHI W 17-14 4 Rushing 9 Trail 10-14 Lead 17-14*
6 10 1981-11-09 DAL BUF W 27-14 3 Receiving 73 Danny White Trail 7-14 Tied 14-14

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 17 1982-01-02 DAL TAM W 38-0 3 Rushing 5 Lead 17-0 Lead 24-0
2 18 1982-01-10 DAL @ SFO L 27-28 2 Rushing 5 Trail 10-14 Lead 17-14*