Redskins Down Dallas 13-7 - Match Report
The Redskins grabbed a Week 1 victory over the Cowboys on Sunday, winning 13-7 at FedExField.
The Redskins were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 40.5.
Donovan McNabb completed 15 of 32 pass attempts for 171 yards and 0 TDs for the Redskins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marion Barber rushed for 39 yards for Dallas, while Felix Jones added 38 yards. Tony Romo threw for 282 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Miles Austin and Dez Bryant had 146 and 56 yards respectively.
Dallas outgained Washington 380-250 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-17 by the Cowboys.
Washington lost the time of possession battle 34:03/25:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Chicago.