Founded in 1960, the Cowboys have been highly successful, led by iconic NFL legends such as Tom Landry, Tex Schramm, Bob Lilly, Ed "Too Tall" Jones, Troy Aikman, Emmitt Smith and Michael Irvin. There have been a lot of stars, past and present, to don the blue and silver star on their helmets it would take up a lot of space just to name them all.
The Cowboys are currently tied for the second-most Super Bowl championships with the San Francisco 49ers with five apiece, and they trail the Pittsburgh Steelers who have an NFL-record six Lombardi Trophies. The Cowboys have been to an NFL-record 14 NFC championship games in their history, having an all-time mark of 8-6 in those contests.
The Cowboys are the only team in the league to have 20-plus seasons with at least 10 victories in the regular season, and they were the first team to win three Super Bowls in four years, a feat only matched by the New England Patriots.
Here are five of many winning Dallas Cowboys playoff moments in franchise history.