Dallas Cowboys Epic Moments

Nov. 28, 1974
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Nov. 28, 1974

Backup quarterback Clint Longley takes over for an injured Roger Staubach during a Thanksgiving grudge match with the rival Washington Redskins. Already trailing 16-3 when Longley comes into the game, Longley throws three touchdown passes -- capped off by a 50-yard touchdown pass to Drew Pearson to clinch it before families sat down for dinner.

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