Buehler was originally
drafted by Dallas in the fifth round (172nd overall) of the 2009 Draft out of the
University of Southern California.
Buehler was placed on reserve/injured on November
10, 2011 with a groin injury that caused him to miss the majority of the 2011
season, seeing action in only four games. He played in 36 games for Dallas, where he
connected on 24-of-32 field goals with a long of 53 yards and 42-of-44 extra points
while adding 19 special teams tackles.
As a kickoff specialist, he led the NFL with
29 touchbacks in 2009, establishing a single-season club record, as well. He
finished his three years in Dallas with a total of 60 touchbacks, 29 in 2009, 22 in
2010 and nine in 2011.