Redskins Beaten by Cowboys, 31-16

Automated InsightsOctober 13, 2013

Alfred Morris established the ground game, but it wasn't enough to avoid a difficult loss for the Redskins against the Cowboys, 31-16, at AT&T Stadium.

Robert Griffin III went 19 for 39 for 246 yards passing, no touchdowns, one pick and one fumble. Tony Romo ended up going 18 of 30 with 170 yards passing, one touchdown and one pick for the Cowboys.

Morris was a standout player for the Redskins, rushing for 81 yards on 16 attempts while adding a touchdown. In the third quarter, he broke free for a 45-yard score. Jordan Reed caught four passes for 58 yards.

The Washington defense did its part in the loss, giving up just 48 yards rushing and 165 passing while grabbing one interception. They got to Romo once for a sack.

Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray churned out 29 yards rushing, 21 receiving and one touchdown.

The Redskins are at home to take on the Bears (4-2) next week while the Cowboys travel to Philadelphia to meet the Eagles (3-3).


Redskins Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
D+ 68 R. Griffin II 19 39 217 0 1


Cowboys Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
D+ 67 T. Romo 18 30 165 1 1


Redskins Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
A 95 A. Morris RB 16 81 5.1 1
D+ 68 R. Griffin II QB 9 77 8.6 0
B 86 R. Helu Jr. RB 6 42 7.0 0


Cowboys Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B- 82 D. Murray RB 7 29 4.1 1
C 74 J. Randle RB 11 17 1.5 1
- - P. Tanner RB 1 2 2.0 0


Redskins Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B- 80 P. Garcon WR 6 69 11.5 0
B- 82 J. Reed TE 4 58 14.5 0
C- 72 S. Moss WR 2 42 21.0 0


Cowboys Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
C 75 C. Beasley WR 4 44 11.0 0
C 73 D. Bryant WR 5 36 7.2 0
C 75 T. Williams WR 2 27 13.5 1