ROGER STAUBACH

Game 655 | June 3, 2005 | Roger Staubach
Thirty years after it happened, Staubach returned to the scene of the crime. The former Dallas Cowboy Hall of Fame quarterback and current real estate developer told Dunkers that he still believes his receiver, Drew Pearson, did not push Viking defender Nate Wright in the deciding play of the Vikings' 1975 Metropolitan Stadium playoff loss to the Cowboys. Staubach, described by his coach, Tom Landry, as "possibly the best combination of a passer, an athlete and a leader ever to play in the NFL," said he is still mildly apprehensive about appearances in the Twin Cities after the controversy surrounding the Pearson touchdown catch



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