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Overview

Ben Cowins

Date of birth
Apr 07, 1956

Ht: 6'0"Wt: 186 lbs.

Hometown
Saint Louis, MO

Nationality
American

College
University of Arkansas

Summary
Ben Cowins (born 1956-04-07 in St. Louis, Missouri) is a former college football running back who played for the University of Arkansas Razorbacks from 1975-78. He was the University of Arkansas all-time leader in rushing attempts (635), rushing yards (3,570) and 100-yard rushing games (16) prior to being passed by Darren McFadden...
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Playing career
Toronto ArgonautsRunning Back


Arkansas FootballRunning Back
1976, 1977, & 1978 All-Southwestern Conference

Trivia
  • Inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 2011

Family members on Fanbase
Anthony Cowins (nephew)

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Edited the personal notes for Anthony Cowins.
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LB Lance Taylor #32 of Texas takes on RB Ben Cowins of Arkansas_ 1977.jpg
LB Lance Taylor #32 of Texas takes on RB Ben Cowins of Arkansas_ 1977.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Jul 21, 2012
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Gene Williams72, Mickey Early42 & Putt Choate41 of SMU v Ben Cowins of Arkansas_1975.jpg
Gene Williams72, Mickey Early42 & Putt Choate41 of SMU v Ben Cowins of Arkansas_1975.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Nov 09, 2011
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MLB Lance Taylor #32 of Texas v Ben Cowins #28 & Chuck Herman #63 of Arkansas 1978.jpg
MLB Lance Taylor #32 of Texas v Ben Cowins #28 & Chuck Herman #63 of Arkansas 1978.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Oct 26, 2010
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RB Ben Cowins of Arkansas_1976.jpg
by Rt 53 veer pass Aug 05, 2011
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by Rt 53 veer pass Apr 07, 2011
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by DaMan Oct 10, 2010
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LB David Hodge #42 of Houston v RB Ben Cowins of Arkansas_1978.jpg
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by Rt 53 veer pass Dec 31, 2010
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Updated personal notes for Ben Cowins
Edited the personal notes for Ben Cowins.
  • Added trivia: "Inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 2011"
by Andy26399 Nov 28, 2010
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Added Ben Cowins to the 1979 Kansas City Chiefs team roster.
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Added Ben Cowins to the 1980 Toronto Argonauts team roster.
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Ben Cowins got nearly all the Razorbacks' rushing yardage (87 of 88) in the season ending game at Austin. Here he is seen gaining some of that ground as Ricky Churchman is sprawled in his wake. The loss to Texas ended an incredibly disappointing season, one...
by DaMan Oct 01, 2009
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Arkansas' Ben Cowins fights for extra yardage versus the Aggies.
by thesemers Aug 31, 2010
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Mallett appears on SI cover
The Razorback quarterback graces the front of Sports Illustrated's Southeasten Conference preview.
Arkansas Athletics Department, Aug 13, 2010
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Arkansas' Ben Cowins fights for extra yardage versus the Aggies.
by RAB88 May 08, 2010
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