1976 Dallas Cowboys schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
11-3-0 0-1 5095 2863 2232 33 283 3980 2039 1941 31 263
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The Dallas Cowboys' seventeenth season was in 1976, and it was the seventeenth season Tom Landry served as the head coach of the team. The Cowboys played their home games at Texas Stadium. They finished the year 11-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC East, but they lost their first playoff game to the Los Angeles Rams 14-12.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Philadelphia Eagles 27-7
Week 2 @ New Orleans Saints 24-6
Week 3 Baltimore Colts 30-27
Week 4 @ Seattle Seahawks 28-13
Week 5 @ New York Giants 24-14
Week 6 @ St. Louis Cardinals 17-21
Week 7 Chicago Bears 31-21
Week 8 @ Washington Redskins 20-7
Week 9 New York Giants 9-3
Week 10 Buffalo Bills 17-10
Week 11 @ Atlanta Falcons 10-17
Week 12 St. Louis Cardinals 19-14
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 26-7
Week 14 Washington Redskins 14-27


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Los Angeles Rams 12-14

1976 Dallas Cowboys Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Tom Landry Offensive Coordinator: James A. "Jim" Myers Defensive Coordinator: Ernie Stautner Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Reeves Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Reeves Offensive Line Coach: James A. "Jim" Myers Tight Ends Coach: Mike Ditka Offensive Backfield Coach: Ed Hughes Defensive Line Coach: Ernie Stautner Linebackers Coach: Jerry Tubbs Defensive Backfield Coach: Gene Stallings Special Teams Coach: Mike Ditka Special Assistant Coach: Ermal Allen Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bob Ward Scout: Alan Lowry