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1971 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 3-3 5814 3043 2771 37 337 4203 2817 1386 62 236
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The Dallas Cowboys' twelfth was in 1971, and it was the eleventh season Tom Landry served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 11-3-0 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Miami Dolphins 24-3, the team's fifth championship win. At the end of the season, Roger Staubach was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ 49-37
Week 2 @ 42-7
Week 3 16-20
Week 4 20-13
Week 5 @ 14-24
Week 6 44-21
Week 7 @ 19-23
Week 8 @ 16-13
Week 9 20-7
Week 10 @ 13-0
Week 11 28-21
Week 12 52-10
Week 13 @ 42-14
Week 14 31-12

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ Minnesota Vikings 20-12
Conference Championship San Francisco 49ers 14-3
Super Bowl vs. Miami Dolphins 24-3

Coaches

Head Coach: Passing Game Coordinator: Offensive Line Coach: Offensive Backfield Coach: Passing Offense: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Defensive Backfield Coach: Special Assistant Coach: