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1971 Dallas Cowboys

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11-3-0, Finished 1st in NFC East Division  · 1971 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 9.9, Offense: 8.3, Defense: 1.6, SoS: -3.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 406 points (29.0/g), 1st of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 222 points (15.9/g), 7th.
 Differential of 184 points (13.1/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 11.3-2.7.

Coach: Tom Landry (11-3-0)

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


Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 19 boxscore W 1-0 @ Buffalo Bills 49 37 19 371 211 160 1 18 401 335 66 4
2 Sun September 26 boxscore W 2-0 @ Philadelphia Eagles 42 7 23 369 219 150 4 12 170 138 32 8
3 Sun October 3 boxscore L 2-1 Washington Redskins 16 20 20 267 185 82 1 14 285 85 200 3
4 Mon October 11 boxscore W 3-1 New York Giants 20 13 21 401 179 222 6 18 332 265 67 5
5 Sun October 17 boxscore L 3-2 @ New Orleans Saints 14 24 20 300 204 96 6 10 157 49 108 2
6 Sun October 24 boxscore W 4-2 New England Patriots 44 21 20 406 238 168 17 259 183 76 3
7 Sun October 31 boxscore L 4-3 @ Chicago Bears 19 23 26 481 342 139 7 7 194 112 82 2
8 Sun November 7 boxscore W 5-3 @ St. Louis Cardinals 16 13 20 372 199 173 11 228 192 36 1
9 Sun November 14 boxscore W 6-3 Philadelphia Eagles 20 7 21 308 129 179 1 14 286 242 44 5
10 Sun November 21 boxscore W 7-3 @ Washington Redskins 13 0 16 279 133 146 1 15 232 167 65 2
11 Thu November 25 boxscore W 8-3 Los Angeles Rams 28 21 15 280 166 114 21 313 227 86 3
12 Sat December 4 boxscore W 9-3 New York Jets 52 10 26 439 221 218 1 12 149 19 130 6
13 Sun December 12 boxscore W 10-3 @ New York Giants 42 14 23 439 242 197 3 17 247 183 64 4
14 Sat December 18 boxscore W 11-3 St. Louis Cardinals 31 12 18 323 118 205 4 14 215 127 88 3
Playoffs
Division Sat December 25 boxscore W 12-3 @ Minnesota Vikings 20 12 10 183 85 98 17 311 210 101 5
ConfChamp Sun January 2 boxscore W 13-3 San Francisco 49ers 14 3 16 244 72 172 1 9 239 178 61 3
SuperBowl Sun January 16 boxscore W 14-3 N Miami Dolphins 24 3 23 352 100 252 1 10 185 105 80 3