Ron Springs

Ronald Edward Springs
Born: November 4, 1956
Williamsburg, VA USA
Deceased: May 12, 2011
Dallas, TX
Position: RB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 213
College: Ohio St.
High School: Lafayette (Williamsburg, VA)
Career: 1979-1986
Drafted: 1979 in Round 5, #136 overall by the Dallas Cowboys

Ron Springs played from 1979 to 1986 during his career with the Dallas Cowboys and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Springs ran for 2,519 yards in his career on 694 attempts, scoring 28 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 249 passes for 2,259 yards and 10 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys3133.33010.0133.300.030 14111.1
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys100.000.000.01100.0000.0
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys2150.0157.5150.000.015 00114.6
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys100.
Totals7228.6456.4228.6114.330 14


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys672483.715 2
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys893263.720 6
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys1726253.616 10
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys592434.146 2
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys1495413.619 7
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys681972.916 1
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers16543.411 0
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers742853.940 0
Totals69425193.646 28


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys2525110.027 1
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys1521214.158 1
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys463597.832 2
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys171639.634 2
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys735898.180 1
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys464549.957 3
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers34414.722 0
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers241877.846 0
Totals24922599.180 10


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers14343.043

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys3878020.570 0
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys11313.013 0
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers511222.434 0
Totals4490520.670 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
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys21000018
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys6100042
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys10200072
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys2200024
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys71000048
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys1300024

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1979NFLDallas Cowboys160
1980NFLDallas Cowboys156
1981NFLDallas Cowboys1613
1982NFLDallas Cowboys99
1983NFLDallas Cowboys1614
1984NFLDallas Cowboys1612
1985NFLTampa Bay Buccaneers120
1986NFLTampa Bay Buccaneers128