RECORD VS. SPREAD — Redskins 7-3, Cowboys 5-5

SERIES RECORD — Cowboys direct 70-45-2

LAST MEETING — Redskins 20, Cowboys 17, Oct. 21

LAST WEEK — Redskins dropped to Texans 23-21; Cowboys beat Falcons 22-19

AP PRO32 RANKING — Redskins No. 13; Cowboys No. 14




STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Would be swing match in division race, with Cowboys hunting tie for first and Redskins going remaining. … Cowboys have won seven of eight Thanksgiving meetings. … Both teams at top five in scoring defense: Cowboys third (19.0 points), Redskins fifth (19.8). … Redskins producing third straight Thanksgiving appearance and 11th overall. … Redskins seeking franchise’s 600th regular-season victory. Chicago (756), Green Bay (741), New York Giants (690), Pittsburgh (626) others with 600. … turnover has been forced by Redskins in 14 games, longest active streak in . They’ve three or more takeaways in 3 consecutive games for first time since 2003. … With Redskins QB ’s season-ending leg accident, former Longhorns celebrity Colt McCoy making first start since Dec. 14, 2014, 24-13 loss to Giants. His last win as starter was 20-17 in OT in Cowboys on Oct. 27, 2014. McCoy was 25 of 30. … RB Adrian Peterson tied season high with 2 TDs rushing against Texans. He had 99 yards rushing in first Dallas meeting and needs two rushing TDs to pass Hall of Famer Jim Brown (106) for fifth on each list. … TE Jordan Reed had 10 catches two TDs in his last meeting. … LB Ryan Kerrigan has 5½ sacks in previous five games. … Thanksgiving debut for Cowboys QB Dak Prescott and RB Ezekiel Elliott as rookies was 31-26 win over Redskins in 2016, team’s 10th straight victory. … Elliott has joined 30 touchdowns in 35 games and 4,500 yards from scrimmage and Hall of Famer and Edgerrin James. Elliott has 4,540 yards for example 388 yards, three touchdowns in two games that are previous. … Elliott missed Thanksgiving year over domestic violence allegations on six-game suspension. … Rookie WR Michael Gallup‘s status for sport in question less than week after brother died by suicide. Gallup had first career touchdown in assembly with Redskins. … LB Leighton Vander EschDeMarcus Lawrence had 1½ sacks from Falcons, currently third in in sacks since beginning of last year with 22½. … Fantasy tip: Elliott has five for year, successive games. But Redskins harbor ’t allowed 100-yard rusher this year.


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