1989 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
1-15-0 0-0 4294 2885 1409 42 246 5556 3565 1991 17 321
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The Dallas Cowboys' thirtieth season was in 1989, playing their home games at Texas Stadium. During the offseason they hired Jimmy Johnson to lead the team. Johnson had never previously coached in the NFL in any capacity before the 1989 season. They finished the season 1-15-0, 0-8-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New Orleans Saints 0-28
Week 2 @ Atlanta Falcons 21-27
Week 3 Washington Redskins 7-30
Week 4 New York Giants 13-30
Week 5 @ Green Bay Packers 13-31
Week 6 San Francisco 49ers 14-31
Week 7 @ Kansas City Chiefs 28-36
Week 8 Phoenix Cardinals 10-19
Week 9 @ Washington Redskins 13-3
Week 10 @ Phoenix Cardinals 20-24
Week 11 Miami Dolphins 14-17
Week 12 Philadelphia Eagles 0-27
Week 13 Los Angeles Rams 31-35
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 10-20
Week 15 @ New York Giants 0-15
Week 16 Green Bay Packers 10-20

1989 Dallas Cowboys Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jimmy Johnson Offensive Coordinator: David Shula Defensive Coordinator: Dave Wannstedt Quarterbacks Coach: Jerry Rhome Wide Receivers Coach: Hubbard Alexander Offensive Line Coach: Tony Wise Running Backs Coach: Joe Brodsky Tight Ends Coach: Alan Lowry Offensive Quality Control Coach: Steve Hoffman Defensive Line Coach: Butch Davis Linebackers Coach: Dave Wannstedt Defensive Backs Coach: Dick Nolan Defensive Assistant Coach: Dave Campo Defensive Quality Control Coach: Steve Hoffman Special Teams Coach: Alan Lowry Kicking Coach: Steve Hoffman Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bob Ward Scout: Jim Garrett Research and Development: Neill Armstrong Football Operations Intern: Craig Glieber Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Clarence Brooks