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Interesting Tidbit on Landry + ALL QB photo

Discussion in 'Artwork Zone' started by REDVOLUTION, Aug 30, 2006.

  1. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    I dont know if many of you already know this... thought it was interesting....



    Bill Stribling, 78, Caught Tom Landry's Only Pro Pass
    By Associated Press
    August 24, 2006

    Majure Blanks "Bill" Stribling Sr., a former NFL player who caught the only touchdown pass Tom Landry threw as a professional football player, died in Rogers, Ark., on Monday He was 78.

    Stribling played six seasons in the NFL, three for the New York Giants (1951–53) and three for the Philadelphia Eagles (1954–57). He caught 114 passes for 1,573 yards and 14 touchdowns in his NFL career. He also played with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League in 1960.

    Stribling caught a 70-yard TD pass from Landry, the Hall of Fame coach with the Dallas Cowboys, in the Giants' 63–7 loss at Pittsburgh on Nov. 30, 1952.

    Stribling played college football at the University of Mississippi, and was later inducted into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame. Friend Ben Rowell called Stribling, an Ole Miss graduate, a "rebel who loved the Razorbacks." "He was my best friend, a tremendous athlete and, most of all, a good Christian," Mr. Rowell said. In 1984, Stribling started Stribling Packaging & Display.




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    Don Meredith, ? ,Troy Aikman, Roger Staubach. Danny White
  2. Alexander

    Alexander What's it going to be then, eh?

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    That looks like Craig Morton.
  3. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    You are correct, that is who it is.
  4. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Do it for the Vine! Staff Member

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    So, no Pueller, Garrett, or Babe, or QC in that pic? Haters :rolleyes:
  5. Cowboy from New York

    Cowboy from New York Active Member

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    Nice photo, hate to nitpick but I wonder why they didn't have them in the sequence they played in?
  6. Danny White

    Danny White Winter is Coming

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    It ALMOST looks like my signature!
  7. Dale

    Dale Forum Architect

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    There's something wrong about Torrin Tucker's name being visible in a photo like that.
  8. Cowboy from New York

    Cowboy from New York Active Member

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    Continuing the feeling of the photo, maybe they should have been standing in front of Bledsoe's locker.
  9. Chief

    Chief "Friggin Joke Monkey"

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    I was thinking the same thing.

    That's like having the five living Presidents posing in front of Wal-Mart.
  10. SupermanXx

    SupermanXx Benched

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    so Aikman and Staubach put together = 1 Flozell Adams
  11. Danny White

    Danny White Winter is Coming

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    There ya go!

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  12. Bob Sacamano

    Bob Sacamano Benched

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    :laugh2:
  13. dougonthebench

    dougonthebench Cowboys Forever

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    Bingo!!
  14. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    They put the best Man in the middle with Dodger as his wingman... ;)
  15. SultanOfSix

    SultanOfSix Star Power

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    Where's Babe, Pelleur, and Hogeboom?
  16. DavyBaby

    DavyBaby Member

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    Here is a shot including Eddie LeBaron (circa 1960-1963)


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  17. Cowboy Bill Watts

    Cowboy Bill Watts Member

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    yep, craig morton.


    did you realize that the dodger is almost 70 now...

    just can't believe that
  18. REDVOLUTION

    REDVOLUTION Return to Dominance

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    Roger just called... he said 64 isnt that close to 70 :D
  19. trickblue

    trickblue Old Testament... Zone Supporter

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    Here ya go...

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  20. The Fonz

    The Fonz Correctamundo

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    Thanks Tb you know where i can buy this poster online I would like to frame it

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