Posted October 13, 2013 on AP on Fox
DeMarco Murray ran 4 yards for a touchdown to cap a long opening drive for the Dallas Cowboys, who led the Washington Redskins 7-3 after the first quarter Sunday night. Murray's run ended a 10-play, 80-yard drive that took more than 6 minutes. It was the fifth time in six games this season that the Cowboys scored on their first possession. Washington, coming off a bye week, responded by going 78 yards on 13 plays in more than 7 1/2 minutes before settling for Kai Forbath's 20-yard field goal after Robert Griffin III came up short on a third-and-9 scramble. When the teams played in the season finale last December at Washington, it was a winner-take-all game for the NFC East title. The Redskins won that one, part of a seven-game winning streak during which they beat the Cowboys twice. Washington lost its first three games this season, but won at Oakland before its bye week. Griffin, returning to Texas where he won a Heisman Trophy at Baylor, had said he felt rejuvenated after the ...
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