Risk taker, game changer

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COMING IN 2022 FROM TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY PRESS

The Hole in the Roof:

A True Texas Tale about Clint Murchison, Jr., the Dallas Cowboys and the stadium that changed American sports forever.

 

 

By Burk Murchison and Michael Granberry

Foreword by Hall of Famer Drew Pearson

20

Consecutive Winning Seasons

17

Playoff Appearances

5

Super Bowl Appearances

Founded Dallas Cowboys as expansion team

 

 Successful NFL team in the South

 

10-year contract for a coach

NFL stadium with luxury suites on commercial scale

 

Stadium to use seat option bonds to pay for construction

Use of computers in NFL draft

Texas Stadium has a hole in its roof so God can watch His favorite team play.

D. D. Lewis, Dallas Cowboys linebacker

Dear Tom: I've taught you all I can. From now on, you're on your own.

Sincerely, Clint

 - Note from Clint Murchison, Jr. to Tom Landry before first Cowboys Super Bowl