1982 Dallas Cowboys Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-3
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Tom Landry (6-3)
Location: Dallas, Texas
1982 Dallas Cowboys Roster
1982 Dallas Cowboys Results

The Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League ended the 1982 season with a record of 6 wins and 3 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

The Cowboys piled up points with 226 points, while the solid defense yielded 145. Danny White threw for 2,079 yards. Tony Hill hauled in 35 passes for 526 yards. Doug Cosbie provided receiving help, too.

Tony Dorsett ran for a team-best 745 yards for Dallas.

Everson Walls intercepted 7 errant tosses from the opposition. Harvey Martin sacked quarterbacks 8 times, leading the way for a team which created 32 sacks.

Tom Landry coached the team. The 1982 Dallas Cowboys lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Danny White24715663.220798.4166.5124.9492526491.1
Gary Hogeboom8337.5455.600.0112.5260017.2
Drew Pearson2150.02613.000.0150.0260056.3
Tony Dorsett100.
Totals25816062.021508.3166.2145.449 25264


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Dorsett1777454.299 5
Ron Springs592434.146 2
Timmy Newsome15986.525 1
Danny White17915.421 0
Robert Newhouse14795.627 1
Tony Hill12222.022 0
George Peoples7223.10
Butch Johnson199.00
Billy DuPree166.01
Gary Hogeboom300.00
Doug Cosbie1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals29613134.499 10


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Hill3552615.047 1
Doug Cosbie3044114.745 4
Drew Pearson2638214.748 3
Tony Dorsett241797.518 0
Ron Springs171639.634 2
Butch Johnson1226922.449 3
Billy DuPree7415.912 2
Timmy Newsome611819.746 1
Doug Donley22311.512 0
Jay Saldi188.00
Totals160215013.449 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Rafael Septien2828100.0141071.458


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Danny White37154241.756

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ron Fellows251897.617 0
Rod Hill4399.826 0
Doug Donley11414.014 0
Totals302428.126 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ron Fellows1635922.435 0
Doug Donley815118.933 0
Timmy Newsome57414.826 0
James Jones24623.027 0
Dennis Thurman11717.017 0
Doug Cosbie144.00
Totals3365119.735 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Everson Walls7618.737 0
Dennis Thurman37525.060 1
Michael Downs12222.022 0
Anthony Dickerson144.00
Bob Breunig111.00
Too Jones100.00
Dextor Clinkscale100.00
Totals1516310.960 1


Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Rafael Septien1028058
Tony Dorsett5000030
Doug Cosbie04000024
Ron Springs2200024
Butch Johnson0300018
Billy DuPree1200018
Drew Pearson300018
Timmy Newsome11000012
Michael Downs010006
Dennis Thurman010006
Robert Newhouse10006
Tony Hill010006


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