Timmy Newsome

Timothy Arthur Newsome
Born: May 17, 1958
Ahoskie, NC USA
Position: RB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 232
College: Winston-Salem St.
High School: Ahoskie (NC)
Career: 1980-1988
Drafted: 1980 in Round 6, #162 overall by the Dallas Cowboys

Timmy Newsome played from 1980 to 1988 during his career with the Dallas Cowboys. Newsome ran for 1,226 yards in his career on 342 attempts, scoring 19 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 212 passes for 1,966 yards and 11 receiving touchdowns..

Dallas Cowboys
Dallas Cowboys

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys25793.223 2
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys13382.90
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys15986.525 1
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys441854.220 2
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys662684.130 5
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys882522.915 2
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys341103.213 2
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys251214.824 2
1988NFL Dallas Cowboys32752.33
Totals34212263.630 19


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys44310.816 0
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys611819.746 1
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys1825013.952 4
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys2626310.129 0
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys463617.824 1
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys484218.830 3
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys342748.130 2
1988NFL Dallas Cowboys302367.932 0
Totals21219669.352 11

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys1229324.436 0
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys1222819.027 0
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys57414.826 0
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys12828.028 0
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys23216.018 0
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys22211.012 0
Totals3467719.936 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
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys20000012
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys11000012
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys24000036
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys5000030
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys2100018
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys23000030
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys22000024
1988NFL Dallas Cowboys3000018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1980NFLDallas Cowboys161
1981NFLDallas Cowboys150
1982NFLDallas Cowboys90
1983NFLDallas Cowboys160
1984NFLDallas Cowboys154
1985NFLDallas Cowboys1413
1986NFLDallas Cowboys1612
1987NFLDallas Cowboys118
1988NFLDallas Cowboys98