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On this Date 1970 - HOF Jethro Pugh Playing for Dallas Cowboys

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 10/11/17, 6:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jethro Pugh and the Dallas Cowboys defense put the clamps on the Atlanta Falcons...

October 11, 1970 -  On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jethro Pugh and the Dallas Cowboys defense put the clamps on the Atlanta Falcons at the Cotton Bowl, as the Cowboys blanked the visitors 13-0. Defensive tackle Pugh, who starred collegiately at Elizabeth City State, and his defensive mates held Atlanta to just 141 yards in total offense. Pugh was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1980.

Jethro Pugh - NCSHOF