This Day in Cowboys History: Super Bowl XXVII


On this day the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Buffalo Bills in Super Bowl XXVII at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California 52-17 winning their third Super Bowl in team history. 

Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman completed 22 of 30 passes for 273 yards and four touchdown earning him the game’s Most Valuable player award while running back Emmitt Smith carried the ball 22 times for 108 yards and added a touchdown.

The Dallas Cowboys stingy defense forced a Super Bowl record nine turnovers (four interceptions and five fumbles).

Attendance: 98,374