Danny White

Wilford Daniel White
Born: February 9, 1952
Mesa, AZ USA
Position: QB-P
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 193
College: Arizona St.
High School: Westwood (Mesa, AZ)
Career: 1974-1988
Drafted: 1974 in Round 3, #53 overall by the Dallas Cowboys
Coaching record

Danny White played from 1974 to 1988 during his career with the Dallas Cowboys and Memphis Southmen. White threw for 24,594 yards in his career, completing 1,944 of 3,300 passes with 177 touchdowns and 149 interceptions. He also ran for 734 yards in 210 attempts with 8 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1974WFL Memphis Southmen1557951.011907.7127.795.856 67878.2
1975WFL Memphis Southmen19510453.314457.4105.184.136 2523177.4
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys201365.021310.6210.0210.056 11594.4
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys10440.0353.500.0110.012 21510.4
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys342058.82156.300.012.935 11065.2
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys391948.72676.812.625.145 44658.4
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys43626059.632877.5286.4255.758 3025280.7
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys39122357.030987.9225.6133.373 3023487.5
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys24715663.220798.4166.5124.949 2526491.1
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys53333462.739807.5295.4234.380 3731485.6
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys23312654.115806.8114.7114.766 2217871.5
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys45026759.331577.0214.7173.856 3025780.6
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys1539562.111577.6127.853.363 109897.9
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys36221559.426177.2123.3174.743 4435373.2
1988NFL Dallas Cowboys422969.02746.512.437.124 54765.0
WFL35018352.326357.5226.3174.956 31309
NFL2950176159.7219597.41555.31324.580 2412083
Totals3300194458.9245947.51775.41494.580 2722392


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974WFL Memphis Southmen241034.315 0
1975WFL Memphis Southmen271495.552 0
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys6172.814 0
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys1-2-2.0-2 0
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys571.40
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys12525.025 0
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys271144.248 1
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys381042.717 0
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys17915.421 0
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys18311.722 4
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys6213.50
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys22442.021 1
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys8162.010 1
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys10141.41
WFL512524.952 0
NFL1594823.048 8
Totals2107343.552 8


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys1-9-9.0-9 0
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys11515.015 1
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys11212.012 1
NFL3186.015 2
Totals3186.015 2


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1974WFL Memphis Southmen80327140.964
1975WFL Memphis Southmen41184945.164
1976NFL Dallas Cowboys70269038.454
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys80317139.657
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys76307640.556
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys76316841.773
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys71290340.958
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys79322240.860
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys37154241.756
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys38154340.650
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys82315138.454
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys14343.043

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1977NFL Dallas Cowboys01000
1978NFL Dallas Cowboys22-800
1979NFL Dallas Cowboys10000
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys81-150
1981NFL Dallas Cowboys148-3400
1982NFL Dallas Cowboys102000
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys10400
1984NFL Dallas Cowboys21-300
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys62-60
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys61-20
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys93-70

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1975WFL Memphis Southmen000000010001
1980NFL Dallas Cowboys100006
1983NFL Dallas Cowboys4100030
1985NFL Dallas Cowboys1100012
1986NFL Dallas Cowboys10006
1987NFL Dallas Cowboys10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1974WFLMemphis Southmen
1975WFLMemphis Southmen10
1976NFLDallas Cowboys140
1977NFLDallas Cowboys140
1978NFLDallas Cowboys161
1979NFLDallas Cowboys160
1980NFLDallas Cowboys1616
1981NFLDallas Cowboys1615
1982NFLDallas Cowboys99
1983NFLDallas Cowboys1616
1984NFLDallas Cowboys146
1985NFLDallas Cowboys1414
1986NFLDallas Cowboys76
1987NFLDallas Cowboys119
1988NFLDallas Cowboys30


1979 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1981 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1982 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1982 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)