1976 Dallas Cowboys Schedule & Results

1976 Dallas Cowboys schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1976 NFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sun 12/19 1234FINAL
Los Angeles (10-3-1) 070714
Dallas (11-3) 370212
Pass
P. Haden (LA), 21-10-152, 3 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 37-15-150, 3 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. McCutcheon (LA), 21-58, 1 TD
P. Pearson (DAL), 13-43
Rec
H. Jackson (LA), 6-116
P. Pearson (DAL), 6-41

Regular Season

Sun 9/12 1234FINAL
Philadelphia (0-1) 00077
Dallas (1-0) 6147027
Pass
M. Boryla (PHI), 31-14-152, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 28-19-242, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
M. Hogan (PHI), 7-37
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 19-104
Rec
C. Young (PHI), 4-41
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 7-66
Sun 9/19 1234FINAL
Dallas (2-0) 3147024
New Orleans (0-2) 00066
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 22-15-239, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Scott (NO), 21-12-76, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 17-71, 2 TD
C. Muncie (NO), 13-50
Rec
B. DuPree (DAL), 5-108
C. Muncie (NO), 6-36
Sun 9/26 1234FINAL
Baltimore (2-1) 7731027
Dallas (3-0) 07101330
Pass
B. Jones (BAL), 31-13-237, 0 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 28-22-339, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
L. Mitchell (BAL), 27-115
D. Dennison (DAL), 17-58
Rec
D. McCauley (BAL), 5-86
B. DuPree (DAL), 5-85, 1 TD
Sun 10/3 1234FINAL
Dallas (4-0) 0147728
Seattle (0-4) 760013
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 20-14-200, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Zorn (SEA), 41-19-147, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
R. Newhouse (DAL), 19-120, 1 TD
D. Testerman (SEA), 9-42
Rec
B. DuPree (DAL), 5-77
D. Testerman (SEA), 5-37, 1 TD
Sun 10/10 1234FINAL
Dallas (5-0) 7100724
NY Giants (0-5) 007714
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 15-13-178, 0 INT, 1 TD
C. Morton (NYG), 12-8-126, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Newhouse (DAL), 16-57, 1 TD
D. Kotar (NYG), 13-59
Rec
D. Pearson (DAL), 4-88, 1 TD
B. Tucker (NYG), 5-74
Sun 10/17 1234FINAL
Dallas (5-1) 0100717
St. Louis (5-1) 077721
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 42-21-250, 1 INT, 2 TD
J. Hart (STL), 33-22-346, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
R. Newhouse (DAL), 11-62
T. Metcalf (STL), 16-43
Rec
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 5-44
M. Gray (STL), 7-152, 2 TD
Sun 10/24 1234FINAL
Chicago (3-4) 0714021
Dallas (6-1) 3147731
Pass
B. Avellini (CHI), 16-6-54, 0 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 21-12-162, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
W. Payton (CHI), 17-41, 1 TD
D. Dennison (DAL), 14-62
Rec
J. Musso (CHI), 2-11
D. Pearson (DAL), 6-64, 1 TD
Sun 10/31 1234FINAL
Dallas (7-1) 7010320
Washington (5-3) 00077
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 23-13-152, 0 INT, 0 TD
B. Kilmer (WAS), 16-9-87, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
D. Dennison (DAL), 21-49, 1 TD
M. Thomas (WAS), 12-41
Rec
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 5-42
M. Thomas (WAS), 3-14
Sun 11/7 1234FINAL
NY Giants (0-9) 30003
Dallas (8-1) 03069
Pass
C. Morton (NYG), 16-9-96, 1 INT, 0 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 25-13-161, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
L. Csonka (NYG), 27-89
D. Dennison (DAL), 7-26
Rec
G. Bell (NYG), 3-19
D. Pearson (DAL), 6-76
Mon 11/15 1234FINAL
Buffalo (2-8) 070310
Dallas (9-1) 0140317
Pass
G. Marangi (BUF), 28-10-132, 1 INT, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 34-15-202, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
O. Simpson (BUF), 24-78
P. Pearson (DAL), 7-29, 1 TD
Rec
B. Chandler (BUF), 5-63
D. Pearson (DAL), 9-135, 1 TD
Sun 11/21 1234FINAL
Dallas (9-2) 703010
Atlanta (4-7) 0001717
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 28-13-157, 3 INT, 0 TD
S. Hunter (ATL), 20-8-99, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 15-88, 1 TD
M. Esposito (ATL), 13-82, 1 TD
Rec
S. Laidlaw (DAL), 4-39
M. Esposito (ATL), 3-19
Thu 11/25 1234FINAL
St. Louis (8-4) 070714
Dallas (10-2) 770519
Pass
J. Hart (STL), 46-20-259, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 21-10-83, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
S. Jones (STL), 8-39, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 7-54, 1 TD
Rec
M. Gray (STL), 6-89, 1 TD
B. DuPree (DAL), 3-46
Sun 12/5 1234FINAL
Dallas (11-2) 937726
Philadelphia (3-10) 07007
Pass
R. Staubach (DAL), 40-23-259, 0 INT, 1 TD
R. Gabriel (PHI), 27-11-84, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
R. Newhouse (DAL), 12-48, 1 TD
M. Hogan (PHI), 16-68
Rec
D. Pearson (DAL), 7-99
H. Carmichael (PHI), 3-37
Sun 12/12 1234FINAL
Washington (10-4) 01031427
Dallas (11-3) 077014
Pass
B. Kilmer (WAS), 30-14-199, 2 INT, 1 TD
R. Staubach (DAL), 22-5-91, 2 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Riggins (WAS), 23-95, 1 TD
D. Dennison (DAL), 18-76, 1 TD
Rec
M. Thomas (WAS), 7-89
B. Johnson (DAL), 2-60, 1 TD

Preseason

Saturday, July 31, 1976 FINAL
Dallas (0-1) 14
Oakland (1-0) 17
Saturday, August 7, 1976 FINAL
Dallas (0-2) 14
Los Angeles (2-0) 26
Saturday, August 14, 1976 FINAL
Denver (2-2) 13
Dallas (0-3) 9
Saturday, August 21, 1976 FINAL
Detroit (1-4) 16
Dallas (1-3) 36
Saturday, August 28, 1976 FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-2) 10
Dallas (2-3) 20
Saturday, September 4, 1976 F/OT
Houston (0-6) 20
Dallas (3-3) 26

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