Drew Pearson gets rightful recognition

With a little help from his QB Roger Staubach, Cowboys receiver joining Ring of Honor

Updated: November 3, 2011, 2:51 PM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

Roger Staubach remembers only one time he got mad at his favorite receiver. It was because, of all things, a celebration.

It occurred after Drew Pearson's second touchdown against the New York Giants on Dec. 2, 1979. Pearson leaped into the air with the intention to toss the ball into the stands before thinking better of taking a $150 fine. After a moment of indecision, he awkwardly hit the ground, spraining his right knee.

Pearson actually scored a 44-yard touchdown his next ...

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