1971 Dallas Cowboys Schedule & Results

1971 Dallas Cowboys schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1971 NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sat 12/25 1234FINAL
Dallas (11-3) 3314020
Minnesota (11-3) 030912
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 14-10-99, 0 INT, 1 TD
G. Cuozzo (MIN), 22-12-124, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 21-66, 1 TD
C. Jones (MIN), 15-52
Rec
B. Hayes (DAL), 3-31, 1 TD
G. Washington (MIN), 5-70
1971 NFC Championship Game
Sun 1/2 1234FINAL
San Francisco (9-5) 00303
Dallas (11-3) 070714
Pass
J. Brodie (SF), 30-14-184, 3 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 18-9-103, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
V. Washington (SF), 10-58
R. Staubach (DAL), 8-57
Rec
T. Kwalick (SF), 4-52
B. Hayes (DAL), 2-22
Super Bowl VI
Sun 1/16 1234FINAL
Dallas (11-3) 377724
Miami (10-3-1) 03003
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 19-12-119, 0 INT, 2 TD
B. Griese (MIA), 23-12-134, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 19-95, 1 TD
L. Csonka (MIA), 9-40
Rec
D. Thomas (DAL), 3-17
P. Warfield (MIA), 4-39

Regular Season

Sun 9/19 1234FINAL
Dallas (1-0) 72171449
Buffalo (0-1) 14106737
Pass
C. Morton (DAL), 14-10-221, 0 INT, 2 TD
D. Shaw (BUF), 30-18-353, 3 INT, 4 TD
Rush
C. Hill (DAL), 22-84, 4 TD
W. Patrick (BUF), 7-30
Rec
C. Hill (DAL), 4-43
G. Jones (BUF), 5-58
Sun 9/26 1234FINAL
Dallas (2-0) 02171442
Philadelphia (0-2) 00077
Pass
C. Morton (DAL), 22-15-188, 2 INT, 2 TD
P. Liske (PHI), 29-11-132, 6 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Hill (DAL), 21-80, 1 TD
R. Bull (PHI), 5-8
Rec
W. Garrison (DAL), 7-56, 1 TD
L. Bouggess (PHI), 4-42
Sun 10/3 1234FINAL
Washington (3-0) 773320
Dallas (2-1) 090716
Pass
B. Kilmer (WAS), 10-5-94, 1 INT, 1 TD
C. Morton (DAL), 26-11-124, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
C. Harraway (WAS), 18-111, 1 TD
C. Hill (DAL), 19-65, 1 TD
Rec
R. Jefferson (WAS), 2-67, 1 TD
W. Garrison (DAL), 5-44
Mon 10/11 1234FINAL
NY Giants (2-2) 330713
Dallas (3-1) 3107020
Pass
F. Tarkenton (NYG), 46-26-294, 0 INT, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 17-8-106, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Duhon (NYG), 11-28
D. Thomas (DAL), 9-60
Rec
B. Duhon (NYG), 9-111
B. Truax (DAL), 5-76, 1 TD
Sun 10/17 1234FINAL
Dallas (3-2) 007714
New Orleans (2-2-1) 7100724
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 10-7-117, 1 INT, 2 TD
A. Manning (NO), 15-6-83, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 16-58
A. Manning (NO), 7-52, 2 TD
Rec
L. Alworth (DAL), 5-46
D. Abramowicz (NO), 2-26
Sun 10/24 1234FINAL
New England (2-4) 7001421
Dallas (4-2) 102401044
Pass
J. Plunkett (NE), 29-16-228, 1 INT, 2 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 21-13-197, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Nance (NE), 9-27, 1 TD
W. Garrison (DAL), 15-70
Rec
R. Vataha (NE), 7-107, 1 TD
B. Hayes (DAL), 3-83, 2 TD
Sun 10/31 1234FINAL
Dallas (4-3) 7201019
Chicago (5-2) 1033723
Pass
C. Morton (DAL), 36-20-257, 3 INT, 1 TD
B. Douglass (CHI), 19-7-140, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 18-65, 1 TD
D. Shy (CHI), 23-62
Rec
L. Alworth (DAL), 5-67
D. Gordon (CHI), 3-58, 1 TD
Sun 11/7 1234FINAL
Dallas (5-3) 3031016
St. Louis (3-5) 0100313
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 31-20-199, 0 INT, 1 TD
J. Hart (STL), 23-12-227, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 26-101
J. Roland (STL), 6-17
Rec
L. Alworth (DAL), 8-89
J. Gilliam (STL), 3-67
Sun 11/14 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (2-6-1) 00077
Dallas (6-3) 377320
Pass
P. Liske (PHI), 21-13-167, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 28-14-176, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
R. Arrington (PHI), 2-14
R. Staubach (DAL), 6-90
Rec
H. Jackson (PHI), 8-81
L. Alworth (DAL), 4-59
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Dallas (7-3) 703313
Washington (6-3-1) 00000
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 21-11-151, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Kilmer (WAS), 16-10-118, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 20-53
L. Brown (WAS), 11-27
Rec
W. Garrison (DAL), 4-48
B. Dowler (WAS), 5-52
Thu 11/25 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (6-4-1) 1407021
Dallas (8-3) 777728
Pass
R. Gabriel (LA), 35-20-234, 1 INT, 2 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 14-8-176, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
W. Ellison (LA), 13-30
D. Thomas (DAL), 14-49, 1 TD
Rec
L. Josephson (LA), 5-35
W. Garrison (DAL), 3-71
Sat 12/4 1234FINAL
NY Jets (4-8) 037010
Dallas (9-3) 28107752
Pass
J. Namath (NYJ), 5-1-20, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 15-10-168, 0 INT, 3 TD
Rush
B. Davis (NYJ), 3-37
D. Thomas (DAL), 14-112, 1 TD
Rec
J. Riggins (NYJ), 3-2
M. Ditka (DAL), 4-64
Sun 12/12 1234FINAL
Dallas (10-3) 141414042
NY Giants (4-9) 070714
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 14-10-232, 0 INT, 3 TD
F. Tarkenton (NYG), 29-17-151, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
D. Thomas (DAL), 16-94, 2 TD
R. Thompson (NYG), 8-35
Rec
B. Hayes (DAL), 4-154, 2 TD
D. Herrmann (NYG), 7-91, 1 TD
Sat 12/18 1234FINAL
St. Louis (4-9-1) 066012
Dallas (11-3) 71401031
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 36-11-141, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 16-10-147, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
C. Edwards (STL), 20-65
D. Thomas (DAL), 18-83, 3 TD
Rec
J. Gilliam (STL), 4-49
B. Hayes (DAL), 3-46

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