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Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee (50) dives in an attempt to tackle Washington Football Team wide receiver Terry McLaurin (17) during the first half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. The ever-improving route-running, the key catches and the scores are what Washington pays Terry McLaurin for on game days -- and the sorts of things that get plenty of attention around the NFL and from fans.(AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

Chase-down tackle, blocks just part of the job for McLaurin

Dec. 3, 2020 4:54 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sure, the ever-improving route-running, the key catches and the scores are what Washington pays Terry McLaurin for on game days — and the sorts of things that get plenty of attention around the NFL and from fans. The second-year wide receiver is proudest, though, of a play that...

Washington Football Team's Montez Sweat, second from left, and Ryan Kerrigan (91) celebrate Sweat's interception of a pass by Dallas Cowboys' Andy Dalton that Sweat ran back for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. Kamren Curl (31), Jeremy Reaves (39), Daron Payne (94), Jon Bostic (53) and Chase Young (99) run to join the celebration. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman)

Smith, Washington in 1st after Thanksgiving win over Cowboys

Nov. 26, 2020 11:39 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Alex Smith has Washington at least temporarily in first place in the NFC East after winning on Thanksgiving for the first time, two years after a planned holiday showing was wrecked by the quarterback's career-threatening leg injury. Smith and his teammates aren't going to concern...

Dallas Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy gestures as he walks along the sideline in the second half of an NFL football game against the Washington Football Team in Arlington, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Cowboys miss chance for NFC East lead with another home loss

Nov. 26, 2020 10:08 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Both starting offensive tackles were lost to injury on their first drive of the game, Ezekiel Elliott lost another fumble and there were several questionable coaching decisions for the Dallas Cowboys when they could have taken over the NFC East lead. Coach Mike McCarthy’s...

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Eric Ebron (85) catches a pass for a touchdown as JuJu Smith-Schuster (19) and Dallas Cowboys cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) look on in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Injured Big Ben rallies unbeaten Steelers past Cowboys 24-19

Nov. 8, 2020 9:44 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger limped around the backfield directing his receivers this way and that, occasionally reaching for a left knee injured during the second-quarter drive while completing every pass and leading the Steelers to their first points. The limp was gone as the 38-year-old...

Dallas, Washington renew NFC East rivalry after name change

Oct. 22, 2020 11:35 AM EDT

DALLAS (2-4) at WASHINGTON (1-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Cowboys by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cowboys 0-6; Washington 2-3 SERIES RECORD — Cowboys lead 73-45-2 LAST MEETING — Cowboys beat Washington 47-16, Nov. 17, 2019 at Dallas LAST WEEK — Cowboys lost to...

Cardinals' visit to Cowboys has feel of homecoming week

Oct. 15, 2020 12:57 PM EDT

ARIZONA (3-2) at DALLAS (2-3) Monday, 8:15 p.m. EDT, ESPN OPENING LINE — Cowboys by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Cardinals 3-2; Cowboys 0-5 SERIES RECORD — Cowboys lead 56-32-1 LAST MEETING — Cowboys beat Cardinals 28-17, on Sept. 25, 2017, at Arizona LAST WEEK — Cardinals beat Jets...

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) points skyward as he is carted off the field after sustaining a leg injury in the third quarter of an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Cowboys face playoff chase without Prescott in weak NFC East

Oct. 12, 2020 7:10 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott joined both his tackles and his tight end on the list of season-ending injuries for the Dallas offense when the star quarterback fractured his ankle in a gruesome scene against the New York Giants. The emotional setback added to the challenge of trying to make the...