Today in Pro Football History
Two fierce NFC East rivals, the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys, met for the conference championship on January 22, 1983. With divisions set aside due to a 57-day strike by the players that limited the schedule to nine games, Washington topped the NFC with an 8-1 record and the Cowboys ranked second at 6-3. The usual playoff format was set aside for a tournament of the top eight teams in each conference. Washington easily defeated Detroit and Minnesota in the first two rounds to…
45 years of the Washington Redskins vs. the Dallas Cowboys, in photos
The Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys will meet tonight for the 107th time in the history of the franchises.