Achievements

All-NFL: 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972
All-NFL Second Team: 1969, 1970, 1972, 1977
All-Pro: 1968, 1969
All-Conference: 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972
All-Conference Second Team: 1970 (UPI), 1973 (UPI)

Pro Bowls

(11) – 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973*, 1974*
* Did not play

In the NFL Record Book

(at time of his retirement following 1974 season)

[Tied for 1st] Most Touchdowns, Opponents’ Fumble Recovery, Career – 3
[3rd] Most Consecutive Games Played, Career – 196

Team Records

(Cowboys’ Records held by Lilly at the time of his retirement following the 1974 season)
[1st] Most Consecutive Games Played, Career – 196

League/Team Statistical Titles

Team Statistical Championships
Sack Titles: 1961, 1962, 1963

Awards and Honors

75th Anniversary All-Time Team
1960’s All-Decade Team
1970’s All-Decade Team
All-Time NFL Team
AFL-NFL 1960-1984 All-Star Team
Pro Football Hall of Fame, 1980