Dallas won their Divisional Playoff game against Green Bay 35–9, but fell to the 49ers in the NFC Championship, 38–28.

[9], Barry Switzer oversaw Aikman's transfer to UCLA, a program under Terry Donahue that was more conducive to a passing quarterback. He was hit by linebacker LaVar Arrington and suffered the tenth and final concussion of his career. Watch the best plays from the Arizona Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys in Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season.

Find out more. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Are you a Stathead, too? In 1991, Aikman led the Cowboys to a 6–4 record in the first 10 games and had the Cowboys ahead in week 12 against undefeated Washington Redskins when he was injured. [7] He was a Consensus All-American, the UPI West Coast Player of the Year, the Washington DC Club QB of the Year, a finalist for the 1988 AFCA "Coaches Choice" Player of the year award, and finished third in voting for the 1988 Heisman Trophy. He had to sit out one year due to college transfer rules but went on to lead the Bruins to a 20–4 record over two seasons. He has invited some of the current and former Dallas Cowboys players Drew Bledsoe, Terry Glenn, Roy Williams, and others to test drive NASCAR race cars at Texas Motor Speedway. Most data provided by 24-7 Baseball, creators of the ESPN Pro Football Encyclopedia. During his career he was a six-time Pro Bowl selection, led the team to three Super Bowl victories, and was the MVP of Super Bowl XXVII.

All rights reserved. Aikman said he was going to appear in Dancing With The Stars in front of TMZ cameras. Previous Season Next Season. A year later, he was named to the network's lead announcing crew, teaming with Joe Buck and (from 2002–2004) Cris Collinsworth. Att = Passes attempted

Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? [7][9], As a junior, Aikman earned the Pac-10 Offensive Player of the Year. Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction?

It was revealed in 2016 that in 2004, Aikman nearly came out of retirement to sign a one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins but the Dolphins ended up not signing him.

The team went on to win the 1985 National Championship. A few months later, in the NFL's supplemental draft, Johnson drafted Steve Walsh, who played for Johnson at the University of Miami. [32] Mooty has two sons by her ex-husband, lawyer Jerry Mooty,[33] who is the nephew of Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones. GP = Games Played [18], Key to Abbreviations Watch our How-To Videos to Become a Stathead, Subscribe to Stathead and get access to more data than you can imagine.

Do you have a blog? Aikman won the starting quarterback job, and Walsh was traded early in the 1990 season.

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In fall 2011, Aikman became a part of the Oxford Preparatory Academy Charter School Advisory Board in Southern California. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. He participated in UCLA's 2009 Sociology Department commencement ceremony with current quarterback Kevin Craft and former linebacker Marcus Reece, who also came back to finish his college education. He is also the chairman of the Troy Aikman Foundation, a charity to benefit children that has recently focused on building playplaces for children's hospitals. [27] Worthey has a daughter from a previous marriage, named Rachel. ET on Sporting News Radio, and appears weekly during the football season on the Dunham & Miller morning show on Dallas sports talk radio station 1310 The Ticket.

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[7][10][11], As a senior, Aikman won the 1988 Davey O'Brien Award as the nation's top quarterback, a first for UCLA. At the age of 12, Aikman's family moved to Henryetta, Oklahoma, where he played football at Henryetta High School, where he would earn All-State honors. [30] On June 2, 2017, Aikman announced his engagement to high-end fashion retailer Catherine "Capa" Mooty[31] on Instagram. [7], In 1984, he became the first freshman to start at quarterback for Oklahoma since World War II.

Data Provided By Beuerlein went on to lead the Cowboys to a road upset over the #4 seed Chicago Bears in the Wild Card round. Join our linker program.

Copyright © 2000-2020 Sports Reference LLC. [7] Aikman was named Super Bowl MVP after completing 22-of-30 passes for 273 yards and 4 touchdowns.[7].

As of fall 2010, Aikman is a co-spokesman for Rent-a-Center, along with Hulk Hogan.

In 1993, Dallas finished 12–4, the best record in the NFC. You Bet. The Cowboys finished with the second best record in the NFC, (behind the 49ers) and Aikman again missed playing time due to injuries. [3][4], Aikman was born on November 21, 1966. The Dallas Cowboys have won the Super Bowl 5 times, in 1971, 1977, 1992, 1993 and 1995.

the official stats partner of the NFL. 1994 NFL Scores & Schedule; Dallas Cowboys Schedule; Green Bay Packers Schedule; Schedules & Boxscores. [5] Aikman also won the 1983 Oklahoma high school state championship in Typing. Raines drove for Aikman full-time in 2007, and J.J. Yeley and Brad Coleman drove the car in 2008. [29] Their divorce became final April 12, 2011.

[26] He married former Cowboys publicist Rhonda Worthey on April 8, 2000, in Plano, Texas. Long = Longest Pass Play of season Aikman finished his career as the number two career passing leader in UCLA history.[10][11].

Dallas Cowboys vs San Francisco 49ers: 1995 NFC Championship Game Views from the 1995 NFC Championship game between the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers at …

Following Aikman's rookie season, Dallas selected Florida Gators running back Emmitt Smith in the first round of the 1990 NFL Draft. Views from the 1995 NFC Championship game between the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers at Candle Stick Park in San Francisco, CA.

Aikman was knocked out of a highly anticipated rematch between Dallas and San Francisco when 49ers' Stubblefield landed on Aikman, forcing his knee to hit the turf. Meet LuxeLiner", "Cowboys great Troy Aikman pops the question on vacation in Italy", "Relationship Goals! 35.