The Redskins take on the Cowboys in this season's Thanksgiving game.
The Redskins take on the Cowboys in this season’s Thanksgiving game.

Arlington, TX — It’s the fourth annual 2K Thanksgiving game. This year the Dallas Cowboys(7-3) take on their NFC East rivals the Washington Redskins(5-5).

Following consecutive come from behind wins the Cowboys are on a three game win streak and can take a two game lead for first place in the division with a win at home this week.

Meanwhile, the visiting Redskins find themselves in a situation they haven’t been in  before. They have lost five games this season, which they haven’t done since season 3. In seven seasons the Redskins have made the playoffs every season and have won the NFC East four times. A loss this week would tie the franchise record of 6 losses in a season.

Did you know

  • This will be the eighteenth meeting between this two clubs.
  • The Cowboys defeated the Redskins earlier this season, week 2, it was a nail bitter as the Cowboys came away with a 16-13 win.
  • The last two wins the Cowboys have had over the Redskins have been by a field goal.
  • The Cowboys and Redskins have played on Thanksgiving once before in the inaugural season of the league. The Redskins came away with the  34-20 win.