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1979 Dallas Cowboys

Record: 5-5-0

Statistics

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Rec Opp Tm Opp TotYd PassY RushY TotYd PassY RushY
1 box W 1-0   Pittsburgh Steelers 17 14 310 266 44 285 196 89
2 box L 1-1 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13 21 393 369 24 220 69 151
3 box L 1-2 @ San Diego Chargers 7 31 191 129 62 282 213 69
4 box L 1-3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17 23 391 317 74 396 245 151
5 box W 2-3   Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20 13 186 162 24 282 208 74
6 box L 2-4   San Diego Chargers 10 31 266 164 102 406 293 113
7 box W 3-4 @ Houston Oilers 28 24 373 221 152 421 292 129
8 box W 4-4   Los Angeles Rams 21 16 341 247 94 271 185 86
9 box W 5-4   Houston Oilers 38 30 428 259 169 367 160 207
10 box L 5-5 @ Los Angeles Rams 17 38 297 238 59 494 326 168

Team Stats

Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A Att Yds TD Y/A
Team Offense 188 3423 630 5.4 202 351 2619 16 10 6.2 245 804 6 3.3
Team Defense 241 3598 677 5.3 179 327 2361 14 9 6.2 325 1237 10 3.8

Passing

Pos Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk%
Roger Staubach QB 178 300 59.3 2371 15 5.0 7 2.3 70 7.9 7.9 13.3 91.4 34 247 6.4 6.3 10.2
Danny White QB 24 51 47.1 248 1 2.0 3 5.9 61 4.9 2.6 10.3 43.6 0 0 4.9 2.6 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Pos Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng YScm RRTD
Tony Dorsett HB 150 465 6 23 3.1 36 313 8.7 3 32   9
Robert Newhouse FB 60 196 0 29 3.3 6 58 9.7 0 15   0
Ron Springs HB 19 101 0 29 5.3 7 74 10.6 0 14   0
Preston Pearson HB 8 7 0 6 0.9 1 5 5.0 0 5   0
Roger Staubach QB 5 16 0 7 3.2             0
Scott Laidlaw FB 2 11 0 11 5.5             0
Danny White QB 1 8 0 8 8.0             0
Tony Hill SE           53 764 14.4 5 61   5
Drew Pearson FL           47 869 18.5 7 70   7
Billy Joe DuPree TE           31 311 10.0 1 27   1
Jay Saldi TE           11 156 14.2 0 28   0
Butch Johnson FL           6 41 6.8 0 12   0
Steve Wilson SE           4 28 7.0 0 16   0

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Pos Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R APYd
Steve Wilson SE 25 177 0 17 7.1 18 331 0 26 18.4 536
Ron Springs HB           30 679 0 70 22.6 854
Wade Manning DB 14 62 0 17 4.4           62

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Pos FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Punt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
Rafael Septien K 1 1 5 4 3 1 5 1 2 0 16 7 43.8% 23 22 95.7%          
Danny White QB                                 60 2431 55 0 40.5

Defense

Defense
Pos Sk Int
Bruce Thornton DE 4 1
Cliff Harris FS   4
D.D. Lewis LB 3 1
Harvey Martin DE 4  
David Stalls DT 4  
Benny Barnes CB   3
Larry Bethea DE 2  
Larry Cole DT 2  
Thomas Henderson LB 2  
Bob Breunig LB 1  
Mike Hegman LB 1  
Randy White DT 1  

Usage

Pos Overage Usage%
Danny White QB 27 208.0
Tony Hill SE 16 141.3
Billy Joe DuPree TE 13 171.0
Drew Pearson FL 13 136.7
Steve Wilson SE 2 213.3
Butch Johnson FL 2 160.0
Jay Saldi TE 2 125.7
Tony Dorsett HB 0 100.9
Roger Staubach QB 0 98.0
Robert Newhouse FB 0 80.6
Ron Springs HB 0 45.2
Preston Pearson HB 0 43.6
Scott Laidlaw FB 0 4.0