Drew Pearson

Wide Receiver, 1973-1983

Drew Pearson is a sportscaster and former American football wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.

Mission Statement:

“Create a business that is far more successful than my athletic career”

  • A native of South River, New Jersey
  • Graduate of South River High School
  • Bachelor of Science Degree – Tulsa University
  • Honorary Doctorate of Law Degree, Wiley College
  • 1973 Free Agent signee, Dallas Cowboys
  • Eleven year professional football career
    • Super Bowls X, XII, XIII
    • Selected All Pro NFL 1974, 1976 & 1977
    • Pro Bowls NFC 1974, 1976, 1977
    • NFL All Decade Team of the 1970’s Selected by the NFL Hall of Fame Committee
  • Hall of Fame
    • Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor
    • Texas Sports Hall of Fame
    • Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame
    • Pop Warner Football Hall of Fame
    • South River High School Wall of Fame
    • New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame
    • New Jersey Sports Writers Hall of Fame
    • Tulsa University Hall of Fame
    • Texas Black Sports Hall of Fame
  • Awards and Recognition
    • NFL Alumni Career Achievement Award – 2005
    • Distinguished Alumni – Tulsa University
    • NCAA Silver Anniversary Award – 1998
    • NFL Alumni Dallas Chapter Legends Award – 1993
  • Coaching Career
    • General Manager, Allen Wranglers Arena Football League – 2010 to present
    • Head Coach, Dallas Texans Arena Football League – Record 4-6
    • Dallas Cowboys, Assistant Wide Receiver Coach 1985
  • Broadcasting Career
    • Out of Bounds Show with Newy Scruggs, NBC 5 (2005 to Present)
    • KVIL/KLUV Radio, Dallas, TX, Co-host Post Game Show (1996-2005)
    • Fox Sports Net, Co-Host, Cowboys Weekly (1999-2001)
    • KKDA Radio, Dallas, TX Sports Commentary (1997-2001)
    • NBC Affiliate, Dallas, TX, Sports Reporter (Two Years)
    • CBS Affiliate, San Antonio, TX, Sportscaster (1986)
    • HBO, Feature Reporter, HBO Inside the NFL (Three Years)
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Author

    • Remembering Texas Stadium, Published 2008

    • Hail Mary – The Drew Pearson Story, Published 2005

Sessions

October 6, 2016
Shift Happens: Invisible Talent – Featuring Drew Pearson, Dallas Cowboys
Texas Discovery Gardens Ballroom
11:00 a.m.  -  12:00 p.m.