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Quarterback Roger Staubach, who won the Heisman Trophy as a junior at Navy in 1963, was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl VI. He led the Dallas Cowboys to a 24-3 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans.

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