Don Perkins
1961-1968 | INDUCTED IN 1976

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Don Perkins was the first Cowboys player to rush for more than 6,000 yards. A six-time Pro Bowl selection, Perkins finished among the top 10 NFL rushers in each of his eight seasons. He was named NFL Rookie of the Year in 1961 and All-NFL franchise. A three-time All-Skyline pick at New Mexico, Perkins was inducted into the Ring of Honor at halftime of the Cowboys against N.Y. Giants on Nov. 7, 1976.