Robert Newhouse
Player of American football
Robert Newhouse
Robert Fulton Newhouse is a former professional American football player in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys (1972–1983).
Biography
Robert Newhouse's personal information overview.
{{personal_detail.supertitle}}
{{personal_detail.title}}
{{personal_detail.title}}
Photo Albums
Popular photos of Robert Newhouse
Relationships
View family, career and love interests for Robert Newhouse
News
News abour Robert Newhouse from around the web
Harrison County museum gets new look for showcasing history - Longview News-Journal
Google News - over 5 years
Other areas of the museum will host lively displays for famous figures from the county including YA Tittle, George Foreman, Robert Newhouse and national champion barrel racer Martha Josey. Bill Moyers, Lady Bird Johnson, “The Great Debaters” and local
Article Link:
Google News article
Fan's take: Cowboy up, or Bear down? - Yahoo! Sports
Google News - over 5 years
Barber was the second coming of Robert Newhouse, but now he'll be clearing the way for Matt Forte(notes). Then again, personnel moves like this are much of the reason that Dallas hasn't won a Super Bowl since Jerry Jones started thinking he was smarter
Article Link:
Google News article
Dallas Cowboys Training Camp Roster: We Want Your Pet Cats! - Blogging The Boys (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Perhaps it goes back to my fascination as a kid with that 'fire-hydrant with a head on top', Robert Newhouse. I think Jason Garrett wants to find a fullback in the mold of Moose. A guy who is a tough lead blocker but can also be counted on in the
Article Link:
Google News article
Local trio advance at New Jersey Championship - NorthJersey.com
Google News - over 5 years
10 Robert Newhouse of Bayonne. La Morte was three holes down on the front nine. On his final hole, the par-3 16th, he almost had a hole in one. "It's always good to make it as far as I have," said La Morte, 15, who faces No. 3 Jacob Gurock of Old York
Article Link:
Google News article
Block Island building sells for $1.6 million - Providence Journal (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Gustave White Sotheby's International Realty said the seller is Figurehead LLC, which consists of Bryan Wilson, Jill Helterline and Robert Newhouse. Although constructed about 10 years ago, the Figurehead is designed to look like a Victorian building
Article Link:
Google News article
'Moon' phases - Your Houston News
Google News - over 5 years
“When you've got Elmo Wright, Riley Odoms and Robert Newhouse in your huddle,” Mullins said, “it's hard not to be a good quarterback.” Mullins, now the defensive coordinator for Friendswood High School, was UH's starting quarterback in 1969,
Article Link:
Google News article
Dallas Cowboys: Rankings the 10 Best Seasons in Team History - Bleacher Report
Google News - over 5 years
Robert Newhouse led the team in rushing with 944 yards, and Roger Staubach threw 17 touchdowns but also tossed 16 interceptions. They had character and fight and almost won a Super Bowl. Pretty good squad in my book
Article Link:
Google News article
AFCEA hosts golf tournament, raises scholarship monies - The Fort Gordon Signal
Google News - over 5 years
Robert Newhouse gets in some practice time before the shotgun start of the Augusta-Fort Gordon Chapter of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association Spring Scholarship Golf Tournament held May 13 at the Gordon Lakes Golf Courses
Article Link:
Google News article
Archive: Staubach rallies Cowboys in 1979 comeback over Redskins - Dallas Morning News
Google News - over 5 years
The Cowboys would fare no better on their second possession as Robert Newhouse fumbled at the 45 and again Dusek gave Washington possession. This time, Theismann wasted little time, going to wide receiver Danny Buggs for 39 to the 18 and sending
Article Link:
Google News article
Friends bury, remember ex-Cowboys player Ron Springs - USA Today
Google News - almost 6 years
Pallbearers included Drew Pearson, Robert Newhouse, Ed "Too Tall" Jones and Tony Hill. Ron's son, Shawn Springs, the former NFL cornerback, delivered a stirring message on behalf of the family that illustrated his father's verve and humor
Article Link:
Google News article
Deal should close this week on sale of Astros - TheRecordLive.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Robert Newhouse. Congrats to the four area baseball and softball teams still involved in the state playoffs. The Bridge City Cardinals won the rubber game against Smithville 10-2 Saturday in the Class 3A Area Round and will advance to take on Giddings
Article Link:
Google News article
The Fifth Down: Remembering Ron Springs, the Football Player - New York Times (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
Springs was selected by the Cowboys in the fifth round of the 1979 draft and quickly established himself as the heir apparent to Robert Newhouse. Like many fullbacks of that era, Springs was versatile. He could run, catch, block, and occasionally even
Article Link:
Google News article
Big Country Sports Hall of Fame: For 'Mr. Cowboy' Bob Lilly, it all started in ... - Abilene Reporter-News
Google News - almost 6 years
Lilly's roommate his rookie season was Abilene High graduate Glynn Gregory, and later seasons saw the addition of players like Walt Garrison (Lewisville) and Robert Newhouse (Hallsville). "We were all pretty much country-type guys," Lilly said
Article Link:
Google News article
Sports of The Times; Family and Food: Players Recall the Game
NYTimes - about 17 years
BEFORE they were football players, they were fans. They sat in front of the television set on Super Bowl Sunday, watching and dreaming, absorbing the legends of the big game. And eating. Eating is a major aspect of the Super Bowl. Never mind the junk-food stereotype of homebound fans. There are National Football League people who can remember
Article Link:
NYTimes article
N.F.L.: WEEK 5 -- YESTERDAY'S GAMES; The Bills Rise Up And Jolt the Niners
NYTimes - over 18 years
Steve Young and San Francisco's offense were finally contained -- by the most unlikely opponent, the lowly Buffalo Bills. Rob Johnson overshadowed his counterpart. He threw for 254 yards and a touchdown as the Bills built a big lead, then held on for a 26-21 victory yesterday over the suddenly mistake-prone 49ers in Orchard Park, N.Y. San Francisco
Article Link:
NYTimes article
They Answer to Themselves
NYTimes - over 19 years
For Dick Vermeil, the new coach and general manager of the St. Louis Rams, the day begins at 6 A.M. and ends around midnight. He says he is not sleeping on office couches anymore, but around the National Football League the word is out that Vermeil is already approaching the feverish schedule that drove him from the Philadelphia Eagles 15 years
Article Link:
NYTimes article
Fixing America's Team: Reconstruction in Progress
NYTimes - over 19 years
Are these the new Dallas Cowboys? Will they stay home and read a book instead of having a police officer read them their rights? When the clock strikes midnight, most of them are now tucked in bed instead of out closing a bar, but no one can be sure how long that will last. If Jerry Jones, the owner, has his way, this year's version of the Cowboys
Article Link:
NYTimes article
SUPER BOWL XXV; Anderson Leaves Driving To Others
NYTimes - about 26 years
Long before Ottis Anderson finally experienced Super Bowl week as a runner in the National Football League, he was able to see things up close as a runner for the National Football League. Anderson was 22 years old. A few months before, he had become the leading rusher in the history of the University of Miami. More significantly at the time, for
Article Link:
NYTimes article
PAUL THEODIS GIPSON
NYTimes - about 32 years
Paul Theodis Gipson, who rushed for more yards as a University of Houston football player than anyone else except Robert Newhouse, died Wednesday morning here on a sidewalk where he had been found unconscious. He was 38 years old, and the Harris County Medical Examiner ruled that the cause of death was a heart attack. Gipson rushed for 2,769 yards
Article Link:
NYTimes article
Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Robert Newhouse
    THIRTIES
  • 1983
    Age 33
    After playing 12 years with the Cowboys, he retired at the end of the 1983 season, as the third all-time leading rusher in team history.
    More Details Hide Details Robert married wife Nancy Newhouse and together they have four children. More than thirty years after he was drafted, Newhouse is still with the Cowboys organization; he currently handles Alumni Affairs. Robert Newhouse recently had a stroke but he is now making progress.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1977
    Age 27
    While Newhouse was on the team, the Cowboys went to three Super Bowls, winning Super Bowl XII against the Denver Broncos in 1977.
    More Details Hide Details His most notable career highlight and Super Bowl moment was the 29-yard touchdown pass Newhouse threw (going to his left) to Golden Richards in Super Bowl XII.
  • 1973
    Age 23
    His longest run from scrimmage as a pro was a 54 yard gainer against the Philadelphia Eagles in 1973.
    More Details Hide Details
  • 1972
    Age 22
    After his remarkable college career, he was a second round draft pick for the Dallas Cowboys in the 1972 NFL Draft.
    More Details Hide Details Although he wasn't very big, he played bigger than his size. Newhouse was built very low to the ground and had enormous leg strength. He thrived on second effort, picking up the nicknames The House and The Human Bowling Ball. Newhouse was used primarily as a blocking fullback. He was very good as the lead blocker and effective as the primary running back. He even led the Cowboys in yards rushed in 1975 with 930 yards. He was tough to bring down, "like trying to tackle a fire hydrant," at 5'10" and 209 pounds, with arguably the largest thighs in the NFL (44" in circumference), Newhouse plowed his way through 4,784 rushing yards, 956 receiving yards and 31 touchdowns during his notable career.
  • 1971
    Age 21
    His 1757 rushing yards in 1971 was the second most yards in a season in NCAA history and the most in school history at the time.
    More Details Hide Details That year he was named 2nd team All-American by the Associated Press. He ended his collegiate career as the University of Houston all-time leading rusher. Back when the College All-Stars played the Super Bowl Champion from the year before, Newhouse scored a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys.
    He was tri-captain of the 1971 team along with Gary Mullins and Frank Ditta.
    More Details Hide Details
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1950
    Age 0
    Born on January 9, 1950.
    More Details Hide Details
Original Authors of this text are noted here.
All data offered is derived from public sources. Spokeo does not verify or evaluate each piece of data, and makes no warranties or guarantees about any of the information offered. Spokeo does not possess or have access to secure or private financial information. Spokeo is not a consumer reporting agency and does not offer consumer reports. None of the information offered by Spokeo is to be considered for purposes of determining any entity or person's eligibility for credit, insurance, employment, housing, or for any other purposes covered under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)