Baltimore Colts vs. Dallas Cowboys 16 to 13

Sunday, January 17, 1971, Super Bowl

The Cowboys played the Colts in Super Bowl V on Sunday, January 17, 1971. The Cowboys entered the game with a record of 10-4-0, while the Colts entered the game with a record of 11-2-1. The Colts won 16-13 to win Super Bowl V, finishing their championship season with a record of 11-2-1 in the regular season, 3-0 in the playoffs. The Cowboys finished their season 10-4-0 in the regular season, 2-1 in the playoffs. Chuck Howley was voted as the Super Bowl MVP, the first Super Bowl MVP of his career.


Baltimore Colts offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
329 260 69 7 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Don McCafferty Offensive Line Coach: Lou Rymkus, John Sandusky, George Young Director of Personnel: Upton Bell


Dallas Cowboys offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
217 113 104 4 9

Coaches

Head Coach: Tom Landry Passing Game Coordinator: Austin "Ray" Renfro Offensive Line Coach: James A. "Jim" Myers Offensive Backfield Coach: Dan Reeves Passing Offense: Austin "Ray" Renfro Defensive Line Coach: Ernie Stautner Linebackers Coach: Jerry Tubbs Defensive Backfield Coach: Bobby Franklin Special Assistant Coach: Ermal Allen