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Week 7 - August 21, 1974

New York
Game Program
Game Program
Game Ticket
Game Ticket
Game Photo
Game Photo
Game Location
Stadium Image
Downing STadium

Randalls Island, New York

Game Facts

Stars number one rushing offense.

Texans number one rushing defense.

Game Time: 8:00 PM (EST)

Attendance: 12,042

Coaching Staffs

New York Stars

Head Coach

Head Coach

Babe Parilli

Assistant Coaches

  • Steve Barber
  • Tom Beer
  • George Boutselis
  • Lamar Leachman
  • Tom Moore

Houston Texans

Head Coach

Head Coach

Jim Garrett

Assistant Coaches

  • Larry Catuzzi
  • Ralph Cavalucci
  • Bill Muir
  • Dick Pesonen
  • Marshall Taylor
  • Bob Windish

WFL Press Release(s)

New York Stars
Houston Texans

Media Information


WOR-TV 9 and WSNL-TV 67

Television Announcers:

Sal Marchiano (Play by Play), Matt Snell (Color), George Plimpton (Color)



Radio Announcers:

John Sterling (Play by Play)


The New York Times, New York Post, New York Newsday, and New York Daily News

NOTE: The New York Stars-Houston Texans game was televised on HBO Sports. The Stars game also aired on their radio flagship station, WMCA-AM 570.

NOTE: The 1974 New York Stars Week 7 Game Summary was researched by Richie Franklin, Jim Cusano, Chuck Gardner and Chris Gmyrek. Game stats and the New York Stars transactions were researched and compiled by Mark Speck, Tod Maher and Richie Franklin. Special "Thanks" to Herman Giesbrecht and Paul Reeths for their assistance. This page was designed by Jayme Arellano and Richie Franklin.