The Dallas Cowboys squeaked out a win over the Washington Redskins, 35 to 34, on December 16, 1979.

Final

WAS

Redskins

10-6-0

34

DAL

Cowboys

11-5-0

35

Team

WAS

DAL

1

10

0

2

7

14

3

0

7

4

17

14

Total

34

35

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

WAS

DAL

Redskins

Mark Moseley 24-yard field goal

3

0

Redskins

Joe Theismann 1-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

10

0

2nd quarter

WAS

DAL

Redskins

Benny Malone 55-yard pass from Joe Theismann (Mark Moseley kick)

17

0

Cowboys

Ron Springs 1-yard run (Rafael Septien kick)

17

7

Cowboys

Preston Pearson 26-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Rafael Septien kick)

17

14

3rd quarter

WAS

DAL

Cowboys

Robert Newhouse 2-yard run (Rafael Septien kick)

17

21

4th quarter

WAS

DAL

Redskins

Mark Moseley 24-yard field goal

20

21

Redskins

John Riggins 1-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

27

21

Redskins

John Riggins 66-yard run (Mark Moseley kick)

34

21

Cowboys

Ron Springs 26-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Rafael Septien kick)

34

28

Cowboys

Tony Hill 8-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Rafael Septien kick)

34

35