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Super Bowl XIII (1979)

Super Bowl XIII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Dallas Cowboys ... See full synopsis »

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Credited cast:
Larry Anderson Larry Anderson ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Cornerback- Kick Returner
John Banaszak John Banaszak ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Right Defensive End
Benny Barnes Benny Barnes ... Himself - Dallas Cowboys Left Cornerback
Theo Bell Theo Bell ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver-Kick Returner
Rocky Bleier Rocky Bleier ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Running Back
Mel Blount Mel Blount ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Right Cornerback
Terry Bradshaw ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback
Bob Breunig Bob Breunig ... Himself - Dallas Cowboys Middle Linebacker
Larry Brinson Larry Brinson ... Himself - Dallas Cowboys Running Back- Kick Returner
John Brodie John Brodie ... Himself - Announcer
Larry Cole Larry Cole ... Himself - Dallas Cowboys Left Defensive Tackle
Robin Cole Robin Cole ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker
Craig Colquitt Craig Colquitt ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Punter
Steve Courson Steve Courson ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Guard
Bennie Cunningham Bennie Cunningham ... Himself - Pittsburgh Steelers Tight End
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Super Bowl XIII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Pittsburgh Steelers and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Dallas Cowboys to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1978 season. The Steelers defeated the Cowboys by the score of 3531. The game was played on January 21, 1979, at the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida, the fifth and last time that the Super Bowl was played in that stadium.

This was the first Super Bowl that featured a rematch of a previous one (the Steelers had previously beaten the Cowboys, 2117, in Super Bowl X), and both teams were attempting to be the first club to ever win a third Super Bowl. Dallas was also the defending Super Bowl XII champion, and finished the 1978 regular season with a 124 record, and posted playoff victories over the Atlanta Falcons and the Los Angeles Rams. Pittsburgh entered the game after posting a 142 regular season record and playoff wins over the Denver ...

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21 January 1979 (USA) See more »

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Both teams had a combined 30 passing attempts with 17 completed and 1 interception. See more »

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Referenced in ESPN 25: Who's #1?: Best Super Bowls (2006) See more »

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