He signed as a rookie free agent in 1977, played in all 14 games that year, primarily on special teams.
His fumble recovery in Super Bowl XII was a main career highlight.
Huther played four seasons in Dallas before being traded to the Cleveland Browns in 1981. He played one year in Cleveland and another in Chicago before returning to the Cowboys as a free agent in 1983.
Huther finished his career in Denver as a member of the Denver Gold of the USFL in 1984.