Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys 27 to 35

Sunday, December 21, 1980, Week 16

The Philadelphia Eagles played the Dallas Cowboys in Irving on Sunday, December 21, 1980, Week 16 of the 1980 season. The Cowboys won by a score of 35-27. The Cowboys and the Eagles split the season series for the 1980 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Cowboys finished the season 8-0-0 at home, while the Eagles finished 5-3-0 on the road for the 1980 season.

The Cowboys finished the season with a record of 12-4-0, tied for the best record in the league for the 1980 season.

Philadelphia Eagles offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
407 323 84 0 21


Head Coach: Dick Vermeil Defensive Coordinator: Marion Campbell Quarterbacks Coach: Sid Gillman Wide Receivers Coach: Dick Coury Offensive Line Coach: Jerry Wampfler, Ken Iman Running Backs Coach: John Becker, Billy Joe Tight Ends Coach: Lynn Stiles Defensive Line Coach: Chuck Clausen Linebackers Coach: George Hill Secondary Coach: Fred Bruney Special Teams Coach: Lynn Stiles

Dallas Cowboys offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
340 172 168 2 24


Head Coach: Tom Landry Assistant Head Coach: James A. "Jim" Myers Offensive Coordinator: Dan Reeves Defensive Coordinator: Ernie Stautner Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Reeves Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Reeves Offensive Line Coach: James A. "Jim" Myers Running Backs Coach: Al Lavan Tight Ends Coach: Mike Ditka Defensive Line Coach: Ernie Stautner Linebackers Coach: Jerry Tubbs Defensive Backfield Coach: Gene Stallings Special Teams Coach: Mike Ditka Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bob Ward Scouting Assistant: Steve Kazor Research and Development: Ermal Allen