Robert Newhouse

Robert Fulton Newhouse
Born: January 9, 1950
Longview, TX USA
Deceased: July 22, 2014
Rochester, MN
Position: RB
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 209
College: Houston
High School: Galilee (Hallsville, TX)
Career: 1972-1983
Drafted: 1972 in Round 2, #35 overall by the Dallas Cowboys

Robert Newhouse played from 1972 to 1983 during his career with the Dallas Cowboys. Newhouse ran for 4,784 yards in his career on 1,160 attempts, scoring 31 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 120 passes for 956 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1975NFL Dallas Cowboys2150.04623.0150.000.046 135.4


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1972NFL Dallas Cowboys281164.119 1
1973NFL Dallas Cowboys844365.254 1
1974NFL Dallas Cowboys1245014.023 3
1975NFL Dallas Cowboys2099304.429 2
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys1164503.924 3
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys1807214.029 3
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys1405844.224 8
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys1244493.621 3
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys1184513.829 6
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys14332.40
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys14795.627 1
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys9343.80
Totals116047844.154 31


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1972NFL Dallas Cowboys188.00
1973NFL Dallas Cowboys9879.738 1
1974NFL Dallas Cowboys9677.421 0
1975NFL Dallas Cowboys342758.123 0
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys15865.716 0
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys161066.641 1
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys201768.824 2
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys7557.921 1
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys8759.418 0
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys12121.021 0
Totals1209568.041 5

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys100.00

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1972NFL Dallas Cowboys1838221.230 0
1973NFL Dallas Cowboys36220.726 0
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys33411.315 0
Totals2447819.930 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1972NFL Dallas Cowboys1000006
1973NFL Dallas Cowboys11000012
1974NFL Dallas Cowboys3000018
1975NFL Dallas Cowboys2000012
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys3000018
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys3100024
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys8200060
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys3100024
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys6000036
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1972NFLDallas Cowboys140
1973NFLDallas Cowboys146
1974NFLDallas Cowboys140
1975NFLDallas Cowboys140
1976NFLDallas Cowboys147
1977NFLDallas Cowboys140
1978NFLDallas Cowboys1312
1979NFLDallas Cowboys1412
1980NFLDallas Cowboys1610
1981NFLDallas Cowboys160
1982NFLDallas Cowboys90
1983NFLDallas Cowboys160