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9-5-0, Finished 1st in NFL Capitol Division  · 1967 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.9, Offense: 0.1, Defense: 2.9, SoS: -2.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 342 points (24.4/g), 6th of 16 in the NFL. Allowed 268 points (19.1/g), 6th.
 Differential of 74 points (5.3/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 9.0-5.0.

Coach: Tom Landry (9-5-0)

Stadium: Cotton Bowl
 Training Camp: California Lutheran College (Thousand Oaks, California)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Don Meredith* 29 7 11 128 for 255, 1,834 yards, 16 td, 16 int, & 28 rushes for 84 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1960
HB Dan Reeves 23 2 14 173 rushes for 603 yards, 5 td, & 39 catches for 490 yards and 6 td
FB Don Perkins* 29 6 14 201 rushes for 823 yards, 6 td, & 18 catches for 116 yards and 0 td Baltimore Colts / 9th / 106th pick / 1960
FL Lance Rentzel 24 2 14 58 catches for 996 yards, 8 td Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1965
Buffalo Bills / 6th / 48th pick / 1965
SE Bob Hayes* 25 2 13 49 catches for 998 yards, 10 td Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 88th pick / 1964
Denver Broncos / 14th / 105th pick / 1964
TE Pettis Norman 28 5 14 20 catches for 220 yards, 2 td, & 9 rushes for 91 yards and 0 td Dallas Texans / 16th / 123rd pick / 1962
LT Tony Liscio 27 4 14 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1963
New York Jets / 10th / 75th pick / 1963
LG John Niland 23 1 14 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 5th pick / 1966
Oakland Raiders / 13th / 116th pick / 1966
C Mike Connelly 32 7 14 2 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 12th / 141st pick / 1959
RG Leon Donohue 28 5 14 Oakland Raiders / 29th / 225th pick / 1962
San Francisco 49ers / 9th / 118th pick / 1961
RT Ralph Neely*+ 24 2 14 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1965
Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 28th pick / 1965
 Defensive Starters
LDE Willie Townes 24 1 13 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1966
LDT Jethro Pugh 23 2 14 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 11th / 145th pick / 1965
RDT Bob Lilly*+ 28 6 14 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 13th pick / 1961
Dallas Texans / 2nd / 14th pick / 1961
RDE George Andrie* 27 5 14 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 6th / 82nd pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 12th / 96th pick / 1962
LLB Chuck Howley*+ 31 9 14 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Chicago Bears / 1st / 7th pick / 1958
MLB Lee Roy Jordan* 26 4 14 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 6th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 2nd / 14th pick / 1963
RLB Dave Edwards 28 4 14 3 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Denver Broncos / 25th / 194th pick / 1962
LCB Cornell Green*+ 27 5 14 7 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RCB Mike Johnson 24 1 14 5 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Oakland Raiders / 14th / 125th pick / 1966
LS Mike Gaechter 27 5 14 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RS Mel Renfro* 26 3 8 7 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 17th pick / 1964
Oakland Raiders / 10th / 79th pick / 1964
 Special Teams Starters
K Danny Villanueva 30 7 0 8 of 19 field goals & 32 of 34 extra points
P Danny Villanueva 30 7 0 67 punts for a 40.4 average, 0 blocked
PR Bob Hayes* 25 2 13 24 punt returns for a 11.5 average and 1 td Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 88th pick / 1964
Denver Broncos / 14th / 105th pick / 1964
KR Walt Garrison 23 1 0 20 kick returns for a 18.3 average and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 79th pick / 1966
Kansas City Chiefs / 17th / 151st pick / 1966

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
66 George Andrie* 27 RDE 14 14 250 6-6 Marquette 4/20/1940 5 11 Dallas Cowboys / 6th / 82nd pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 12th / 96th pick / 1962
46 Craig Baynham 23 14 0 204 6-1 Georgia Tech 7/24/1944 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 12th / 176th pick / 1966
68 Jim Boeke 29 14 0 255 6-5 Heidelberg 9/11/1938 7 3 Los Angeles Rams / 19th / 217th pick / 1960
37 Phil Clark 22 11 6 208 6-3 Northwestern 4/28/1945 Rook 3 Dallas Cowboys / 3rd / 76th pick / 1967
82 Frank Clarke 33 14 0 215 6-1 Colorado 2/7/1934 10 2 Cleveland Browns / 5th / 61st pick / 1956
53 Mike Connelly 32 C 14 14 247 6-4 Washington St.,Utah St. 10/16/1935 7 6 Los Angeles Rams / 12th / 141st pick / 1959
45 Dick Daniels 23 14 0 180 5-9 Pacific (OR) 10/19/1944 1 3
83 Harold Deters 23 3 0 200 6-0 North Carolina St. 1/16/1944 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 12th / 312th pick / 1967
62 Leon Donohue 28 RG 14 14 245 6-4 San Jose St. 3/25/1939 5 6 Oakland Raiders / 29th / 225th pick / 1962
San Francisco 49ers / 9th / 118th pick / 1961
79 Ron East 24 14 1 250 6-4 Montana St.,Oregon St. 8/26/1943 Rook 4
52 Dave Edwards 28 RLB 14 14 225 6-1 Auburn 12/14/1939 4 9 Denver Broncos / 25th / 194th pick / 1962
27 Mike Gaechter 27 LS 14 14 190 6-0 Oregon 1/9/1940 5 6
32 Walt Garrison 23 KR 13 0 205 6-0 Oklahoma St. 7/23/1944 1 1 Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 79th pick / 1966
Kansas City Chiefs / 17th / 151st pick / 1966
35 Pete Gent 25 7 1 205 6-4 Michigan St. 8/23/1942 3 1
34 Cornell Green*+ 27 LCB 14 14 208 6-3 Utah St. 2/10/1940 5 14
22 Bob Hayes* 25 PR 13 13 187 6-0 Florida A&M 12/20/1942 2 12 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 88th pick / 1964
Denver Broncos / 14th / 105th pick / 1964
56 Harold Hays 28 14 0 225 6-2 Southern Miss 9/24/1939 4 4 Dallas Cowboys / 14th / 186th pick / 1962
Houston Oilers / 26th / 207th pick / 1962
54 Chuck Howley*+ 31 LLB 14 14 228 6-3 West Virginia 6/28/1936 9 12 Chicago Bears / 1st / 7th pick / 1958
23 Mike Johnson 24 RCB 14 14 184 5-11 Kansas 10/7/1943 1 7 Oakland Raiders / 14th / 125th pick / 1966
55 Lee Roy Jordan* 26 MLB 14 14 221 6-1 Alabama 4/27/1941 4 10 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 6th pick / 1963
Boston Patriots / 2nd / 14th pick / 1963
74 Bob Lilly*+ 28 RDT 14 14 260 6-5 TCU 7/26/1939 6 12 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 13th pick / 1961
Dallas Texans / 2nd / 14th pick / 1961
72 Tony Liscio 27 LT 14 14 264 6-5 Tulsa 7/2/1940 4 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1963
New York Jets / 10th / 75th pick / 1963
17 Don Meredith* 29 QB 11 11 210 6-3 SMU 4/10/1938 7 8 Chicago Bears / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1960
14 Craig Morton 24 qb 9 3 214 6-4 California 2/5/1943 2 4 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 5th pick / 1965
Oakland Raiders / 10th / 75th pick / 1965
73 Ralph Neely*+ 24 RT 14 14 265 6-6 Oklahoma 9/12/1943 2 11 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1965
Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 28th pick / 1965
76 John Niland 23 LG 14 14 245 6-3 Iowa 2/29/1944 1 6 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 5th pick / 1966
Oakland Raiders / 13th / 116th pick / 1966
84 Pettis Norman 28 TE 14 14 222 6-3 Johnson C. Smith 1/4/1939 5 3 Dallas Texans / 16th / 123rd pick / 1962
43 Don Perkins* 29 FB 14 14 204 5-10 New Mexico 3/4/1938 6 8 Baltimore Colts / 9th / 106th pick / 1960
75 Jethro Pugh 23 LDT 14 14 260 6-6 Elizabeth City St. 7/3/1944 2 8 Dallas Cowboys / 11th / 145th pick / 1965
30 Dan Reeves 23 HB 14 14 200 6-1 South Carolina 1/19/1944 2 11
20 Mel Renfro* 26 RS 9 8 190 6-0 Oregon 12/30/1941 3 7 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 17th pick / 1964
Oakland Raiders / 10th / 79th pick / 1964
19 Lance Rentzel 24 FL 14 14 202 6-2 Oklahoma 10/14/1943 2 11 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1965
Buffalo Bills / 6th / 48th pick / 1965
13 Jerry Rhome 25 14 0 190 6-0 SMU,Tulsa 3/6/1942 2 0 Dallas Cowboys / 13th / 172nd pick / 1964
New York Jets / 25th / 195th pick / 1964
25 Les Shy 23 13 0 206 6-1 Long Beach St. 4/5/1944 1 1 Dallas Cowboys / 12th / 173rd pick / 1966
77 Larry Stephens 29 9 0 250 6-3 Texas 9/24/1938 7 3 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 18th pick / 1960
31 Sims Stokes 23 3 0 197 6-1 Kansas,Northern Arizona 4/18/1944 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 6th / 157th pick / 1967
71 Willie Townes 24 LDE 14 13 260 6-4 Indiana,Tulsa 7/21/1943 1 7 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1966
11 Danny Villanueva 30 K 14 0 200 5-11 New Mexico St. 11/5/1937 7 4
57 Malcolm Walker 24 14 0 250 6-4 Rice 5/24/1943 1 3 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 10th pick / 1965
Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 19th pick / 1965
65 John Wilbur 24 14 0 251 6-3 Stanford 5/21/1943 1 3 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 45th pick / 1965
85 Rayfield Wright 22 10 0 255 6-6 Fort Valley St. 8/23/1945 Rook 3 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 182nd pick / 1967
Team Total 25.9 14 222.6 6-2.3 3.3