WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM (3-7)
AT DALLAS COWBOYS (3-7)
WEEK 12 // THURSDAY, NOV. 26, 2020 // 4:30 PM ET // AT&T STADIUM // REFEREE: CLAY MARTIN
ON THE AIRWAVES:
TV: FOX (4:30 PM ET): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman, Erin Andrews (field reporter), Kristina Pink (field reporter)
NATIONAL RADIO: Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, Derek Rackley
SIRIUS: 82 (Was), 83 (Det) | XM: 226 (Was), 225 (Det), 88 (National)
REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY
LEADER: Cowboys lead all-time series, 73-44-2
STREAKS: Cowboys have won 3 of past 4
LAST GAME: 10/25/20: Cowboys 3 at Washington 25
LAST GAME AT SITE: 12/29/19: Cowboys 47, Washington 16
WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM LEADERS
W 20-9 vs. Cincinnati LAST WEEK
Ron Rivera: 3-1 COACH VS. OPP.
20.0/22.7 PTS. FOR/AGAINST
Alex Smith: 88-129-918-2-4-80.8 PASSING
Antonio Gibson (R): 119-530-4.5-8 RUSHING
Terry McLaurin: 62-871-14.0-3 RECEIVING
Montez Sweat: 6 SACKS
Kendall Fuller: 4 INTs
-6 (11/17) TAKE/GIVE
Tress Way: 48.1 (44.4) PUNTING (NET)
Dustin Hopkins: 60 (18/19 PAT; 14/20 FG) KICKING
DALLAS COWBOYS LEADERS
LAST WEEK W 31-28 at Minnesota
COACH VS. OPP. Mike McCarthy: 3-3
PTS. FOR/AGAINST 23.5/31.8
PASSING Andy Dalton: 74-117-655-4-4-75.3
RUSHING Ezekiel Elliott: 171-675-3.9-5
RECEIVING Amari Cooper: 65-736-11.3-2
SACKS Aldon Smith: 5
INTs Chidobe Awuzie: 1
TAKE/GIVE -12 (9/21)
PUNTING (NET) Hunter Niswander: 44.2 (43.6)
KICKING Greg Zuerlein: 71 (17/20 PAT; 18/21 FG)
• QB ALEX SMITH passed for 166 yards & TD vs. INT last week.
Passed for 263 yards & 2 TDs vs. INT for 102.9 rating in only
career game at Dal. (11/5/17 w/ KC). Has 2+ TD passes in 3 of 4
career starts vs. Dal.
• RB ANTONIO GIBSON (rookie) had 104 scrimmage yards (94
rush, 10 rec.) & rush TD last week. Can become 1st rookie with
rush TD in 5 consecutive games since NICK CHUBB (2018). Leads
all rookies with 8 rush TDs. Rushed for 128 yards & TD in Week
7 meeting. RB J.D. MCKISSIC had 69 scrimmage yards (43 rush,
26 rec.) in Week 11. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Dal. with 50+
scrimmage yards. Is 1 of 3 RBs (MIKE DAVIS & ALVIN KAMARA)
with 40+ receptions (44) this season.
• WR TERRY MCLAURIN led team with 5 receptions for 84 yards
last week. Aims for his 6th in row with 5+ catches & 70+ rec.
yards. Had 7 catches for 90 yards & TD in Week 7 meeting.
Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Dal. with rec. TD. Ranks 4th in NFL
with 871 rec. yards. WR STEVEN SIMS had 1st rec. TD of season
in Week 11. Had 5 catches for 81 yards & TD in last road meeting.
TE LOGAN THOMAS had 60 rec. yards & TD catch in last meeting.
• DE CHASE YOUNG (rookie) had 2nd career FF last week. Had 6
tackles & TFL in last meeting. DE RYAN KERRIGAN had sack last
week. Has 13 sacks & 18 TFL in 18 career games vs. Dal. Aims for
his 3rd in row vs. Dal. with sack. DE MONTEZ SWEAT had sack
last week. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Dal. with 2+ sacks & FF. DT
TIM SETTLE had sack last week & had sack in Week 7 meeting.
CB RONALD DARBY tied his career-high with 4 PD last week.
Has 4 PD & INT in 5 career games vs. Dal.
• QB ANDY DALTON passed for 203 yards & 3 TDs vs. INT for 104
rating last week, his 25th career game with 3+ TD passes. Has
8 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 107 rating in his past 4 starts on Thursday.
• RB EZEKIEL ELLIOTT had 114 scrimmage yards (103 rush, 11 rec.)
& TD catch last week, his 1st 100+ rush yard game of season.
Is 5th RB with 45+ rush TDs (45) & 10+ rec. TDs (10) in 1st 5
seasons in NFL history. Has 387 scrimmage yards (129 per
game) & 5 TDs (4 rush, 1 rec.) in 3 career home games vs. Was.
Aims for his 4th in row at home vs. Was. with 120+ scrimmage
yards & TD. Has 400 scrimmage yards (133.3 per game) & 3
rush TDs in 3 career games on Thanksgiving.
• WR AMARI COOPER led team with 6 receptions & 81 rec. yards
last week. Had 8 catches for 180 yards & 2 TDs vs. Was. on
Thanksgiving in 2018 (11/22/18). Aims for his 3rd in row on
Thanksgiving with 8+ catches & 80+ rec. yards. Rookie WR
CEEDEE LAMB had rec. TD last week & aims for his 3rd in row
with TD catch. Leads all rookies with 48 receptions & ranks
tied-2nd in rec. yards (629). WR MICHAEL GALLUP had careerhigh 3 rec. TDs in last home meeting. TE DALTON SCHULTZ had
3rd rec. TD of season last week.
• LB JAYLON SMITH had 7 tackles & 9th-career sack last week.
Had 9 tackles, 3 PD & INT in last home meeting. Aims for his
4th in row vs. Was. with 9+ tackles. LB LEIGHTON VANDER ESCH
led team with 12 tackles last week. Had 12 tackles in Week 7
meeting. DE DEMARCUS LAWRENCE had 0.5 sacks & FR last
week. Had sack in Week 7 meeting. S DONOVAN WILSON had
0.5 sacks, 2 FFs & FR last week.