On January 2, 2011, the Cowboys defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 14-13 on a last-minute touchdown pass from quarterback Stephen McGee to tight end Jason Witten.
The Dallas Cowboys
The Dallas Cowboys last played in an NFL Championship game (Super Bowl XXX) on January 28, 1996, in Tempe, Arizona against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Cowboys won the game 27-17.
The Cowboys defeated the Steelers 27-24 in overtime, in their most recent meeting. The game was played at Cowboys Stadium on December 16, 2012.
As of December 2009, the last game played between the New Orleans Saints and the Dallas Cowboys was on December 19, 2009. The Saints loss 24-17.
The Dallas Cowboys' last contest in Dallas was their last home game at the Cotton Bowl on October 11, 1971. The Cowboys defeated the New York Giants, 20-13. Two weeks later, they opened the brand-new Texas Stadium in the Dallas suburb of Irving. Since 2009, the Cowboys have played at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.
The first Dallas Cowboys versus Pittsburgh Steelers game was played in Dallas.
The Cowboys have traditionally played their afternoon Thanksgiving Day game after the Detroit Lions' contest.
Prior to the December 7, 2008 game, that was August 31, 1997 which was the first week of the 1997 regular season. The Cowboys won that game 37-7.
On October 17, 2010, Favre and the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Dallas Cowboys 24-21 in a game played at Minnesota.
Yes. The Cowboys defeated the Washington Redskins, 33-30, at Cowboys Stadium.
Roger Staubach's final game was the Divisional playoff game played December 30, 1979 between the Cowboys and Los Angeles Rams. The Rams won 21-19.