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1987 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
7-8-0 0-0 5056 3191 1865 40 293 5061 3444 1617 43 294
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1987 was the twenty-eighth season for the Dallas Cowboys and the twenty-seventh season for Tom Landry as the head coach of the Cowboys. They finished the season 7-8-0, 3-4-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ St. Louis Cardinals 13-24
Week 2 @ New York Giants 16-14
Week 4 @ New York Jets 38-24
Week 5 Philadelphia Eagles 41-22
Week 6 Washington Redskins 7-13
Week 7 @ Philadelphia Eagles 20-37
Week 8 New York Giants 33-24
Week 9 @ Detroit Lions 17-27
Week 10 @ New England Patriots 23-17
Week 11 Miami Dolphins 14-20
Week 12 Minnesota Vikings 38-44
Week 13 Atlanta Falcons 10-21
Week 14 @ Washington Redskins 20-24
Week 15 @ Los Angeles Rams 29-21
Week 16 St. Louis Cardinals 21-16

Coaches

Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Quarterbacks Coach: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Defensive Backs Coach: Special Teams Coach: Strength and Conditioning Coach: Research and Development: