The Dallas Cowboys finished the regular season with a 10-4 record. They went 6-1 at home and 4-3 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Dallas Cowboys went 11-5. Their final game was a loss in the Conference Championship to the Minnesota Vikings.
The 1973 Dallas Cowboys played in the East Division of the National Football Conference.
During the regular season, the 1973 Dallas Cowboys went 6-2 against their NFC East opponents.
The Cowboys won the NFC East in the 1973 season with a 10-4 record. The Redskins finished with the same record but lost on a tiebreaker. The Eagles finished 4.5 games back with a 5-8-1 record. The Cardinals finished 5.5 games back with a 4-9-1 record. The Giants finished 7.5 games back with a 2-11-1 record.
|Opponent||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
|St. Louis Cardinals||2-0||100%||+62|
|New York Giants||2-0||100%||+30|
The 1973 Dallas Cowboys had their best month in September, when they went 3-0 and were undefeated. Their worst month was October, when they went 1-3 and had a 25% win percentage.
|Month||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
Yes, the Dallas Cowboys made the Playoffs in 1973. They won their first game against the Los Angeles Rams in the Divisional Round. They eventually lost against the Minnesota Vikings in the Conference Championship.
The Dallas Cowboys finished the regular season with a point differential of +179. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Cowboys could have been expected to have about 11.4 wins, or a 11-3 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1973 Dallas Cowboys went 1-3. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Cowboys went 1-0.
The 1973 Dallas Cowboys did not play any overtime games in the regular season.
The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1973 Dallas Cowboys was a 3 game winning streak on 3 separate stretches during the season.
The longest losing streak that the Dallas Cowboys had during the 1973 regular season was 2 games, which only happened once during the season.
= Playoff Team
Bold = Division Opponent
|1||Sun, Sep 16, 1973||@ Chicago Bears||Win 20 - 17|
|2||Mon, Sep 24, 1973||vs New Orleans Saints||Win 40 - 3|
|3||Sun, Sep 30, 1973||vs St. Louis Cardinals||Win 45 - 10|
|4||Mon, Oct 8, 1973||@ Washington Redskins||Loss 7 - 14|
|5||Sun, Oct 14, 1973||@ Los Angeles Rams||Loss 31 - 37|
|6||Sun, Oct 21, 1973||vs New York Giants||Win 45 - 28|
|7||Sun, Oct 28, 1973||@ Philadelphia Eagles||Loss 16 - 30|
|8||Sun, Nov 4, 1973||vs Cincinnati Bengals||Win 38 - 10|
|9||Sun, Nov 11, 1973||@ New York Giants||Win 23 - 10|
|10||Sun, Nov 18, 1973||vs Philadelphia Eagles||Win 31 - 10|
|11||Thu, Nov 22, 1973||vs Miami Dolphins||Loss 7 - 14|
|12||Sun, Dec 2, 1973||@ Denver Broncos||Win 22 - 10|
|13||Sun, Dec 9, 1973||vs Washington Redskins||Win 27 - 7|
|14||Sun, Dec 16, 1973||@ St. Louis Cardinals||Win 30 - 3|
|Div Divisional Round||Sun, Dec 23, 1973||vs Los Angeles Rams||Win 27 - 16|
|CC Conference Championship||Sun, Dec 30, 1973||vs Minnesota Vikings||Loss 10 - 27|