Cowboys vs Redskins Final: 18-16 - Recap
|Cowboys vs Redskins Final: 18-16 - Recap|
Felix Jones tore up the turf for 115 rushing yards on Monday to lead the Cowboys to a 18-16 win over the Redskins at Cowboys Stadium.
Dallas did not, however, defeat the Redskins against the spread, which closed at 3.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 45.5.
Tony Romo completed 22 of 36 pass attempts for 255 yards and 0 TDs for the Cowboys in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Redskins defense.
Tim Hightower rushed for 41 yards for Washington, while Roy Helu added 15 yards. Rex Grossman threw for 250 yards for the Redskins, while receivers Santana Moss and Jabar Gaffney had 70 and 60 yards respectively.
Washington lost the offensive yardage battle to Dallas 375-298 yards in Monday's game. Washington had more first downs as that total ended up 20-17.
Washington lost the time of possession battle 31:36/28:24, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Dallas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lions. The Redskins will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.