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1983 Dallas Cowboys

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12-4-0, Finished 2nd in NFC East Division  · 1983 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 8.5, Offense: 8.6, Defense: -0.1, SoS: 1.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 479 points (29.9/g), 2nd of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 360 points (22.5/g), 20th.
 Differential of 119 points (7.4/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 10.6-5.4.

Coach: Tom Landry (12-4-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Ernie Stautner

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 Mon September 5 boxscore W 1-0 @ Washington Redskins 31 30 16 356 173 183 26 447 299 148 1
2 Sun September 11 boxscore W 2-0 @ St. Louis Cardinals 34 17 19 329 214 115 2 16 313 260 53 6
3 Sun September 18 boxscore W 3-0 New York Giants 28 13 18 309 220 89 3 16 334 203 131 4
4 Sun September 25 boxscore W 4-0 New Orleans Saints 21 20 16 272 99 173 6 17 298 183 115 3
5 Sun October 2 boxscore W 5-0 @ Minnesota Vikings 37 24 28 400 200 200 3 14 316 272 44 3
6 Sun October 9 boxscore W OT 6-0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27 24 25 444 340 104 3 13 335 248 87 2
7 Sun October 16 boxscore W 7-0 Philadelphia Eagles 37 7 32 522 310 212 1 9 209 165 44 2
8 Sun October 23 boxscore L 7-1 Los Angeles Raiders 38 40 17 319 238 81 3 31 519 300 219 6
9 Sun October 30 boxscore W 8-1 @ New York Giants 38 20 27 485 288 197 3 17 390 296 94 6
10 Sun November 6 boxscore W 9-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 27 20 22 363 249 114 2 16 353 223 130 2
11 Sun November 13 boxscore L 9-2 @ San Diego Chargers 23 24 25 389 291 98 21 355 332 23 1
12 Sun November 20 boxscore W 10-2 Kansas City Chiefs 41 21 18 421 229 192 2 29 434 391 43 3
13 Thu November 24 boxscore W 11-2 St. Louis Cardinals 35 17 17 362 230 132 14 278 189 89 3
14 Sun December 4 boxscore W 12-2 @ Seattle Seahawks 35 10 25 418 286 132 2 14 216 188 28 4
15 Sun December 11 boxscore L 12-3 Washington Redskins 10 31 13 205 172 33 4 20 336 170 166 1
16 Mon December 19 boxscore L 12-4 @ San Francisco 49ers 17 42 24 365 303 62 5 13 294 209 85 1
Playoffs
WildCard Mon December 26 boxscore L 12-5 Los Angeles Rams 17 24 24 363 300 63 4 19 243 149 94