The game between the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys became the closing game for the 13-game Sunday of the NFL. The Redskins managed to pull away with a season opener victory, 13-7.
Donovan McNabb and the Redskins held off a Cowboys comeback in the game and that is thanks to a crucial Cowboys miscue on their final play. The Cowboys want to score an end game touchdown to score an upset against the Redskins but Alex Barron was called for holding. It was Dallas’ 12th penalty of the game.
Meanwhile the Washington Red Skins scored their only touchdown during the first half. Hall helped forced a fumble by Tashard Choice, scooped up the ball and somersaulted into the end zone for the Redskins.
This development meant that Donovan McNabb and coach Mike Shanahan are successful in their Redskins debuts. McNabb completed 15 of 32 passes for 171 yards for the Redskins (1-0) while Romo was 31 for 41 for 282 yards for the Cowboys (0-1).
Here is the video highlight of the Dallas Cowboys vs Washington Redskins: NFL 2010 Week 1 game.