MAHER’S GROUND GOAL PUT DALLAS ON TOP
After two big Cooper Rush completions on the two-minute drill, Brett Maher scored a 50-yard field goal to give the Cowboys the first win of the season, 20-17, on the final play of the game.
Bengals tie it late in the fourth
After being beaten by Dallas’ pass throughout the game, Joe Burrow rebounded with a touchdown pass to Tee Higgins with 3:45 left in the game. The Bengals were able to convert the two-point conversion as Burrow found a wide-open Tyler Boyd to make it 17-17.
DALLAS RETAINS LEAD AFTER THREE
The Dallas Cowboys cling to a 17-9 lead early in the fourth quarter after a fumble in Cincinnati territory. The Bengals will start the fourth with the ball at their 31, facing a 3rd and 5.
CRUCIAL REVENUE PUT DALLAS BACK
The Dallas Cowboys were having their best record since the start of the game, but it ended in disaster. Late in the third quarter as Dallas approached the red zone, Cooper Rush completed a strike to Dalton Schultz, but he fumbled and the Bengals recovered to their 26 with 1:05 left in the third quarter.
BENGALS CUT LEAD TO A POSSESSION
The Cincinnati Bengals added another field goal to close in on the Cowboys. Dallas’ sixth sack of the afternoon forced Evan McPherson’s 46-yard field goal with 4:05 left in the third quarter.
BENGALS OPEN SECOND HALF WITH A SCORE
Cincinnati managed to cut the Cowboys’ lead with a 50-yard field goal from Evan McPherson with 9:43 left in the third quarter.
COWBOYS DOMINATE THE FIRST HALF
The Dallas Cowboys controlled the first half with a dominant passing rush and some big plays to hold a 17-3 halftime lead over the Bengals. Cincinnati allowed four sacks as Cowboys receiver Noah Brown led the offense with four catches for 79 yards and a touchdown.
THE COWBOYS EXTEND THE WAIT
The Dallas Cowboys scored two touchdowns as Brett Maher hit a 54-yard field goal with 9 seconds left in the first half to put Dallas up 17-3.
BENGALS LOSING THE EXTREMITY
Late in the second quarter, Cincinnati tight end Drew Sample was ruled out for the remainder of the game with a knee injury.
COWBOYS LEAD AFTER A
At the end of the first quarter, the Dallas Cowboys lead the Bengals 14-3. Cincinnati will start the second at 19, facing a 2nd and 16.
TONY POLLARD EXTENDS COWBOYS LEAD
Tony Pollard rushed for 48 yards in two plays to extend the Cowboys’ lead late in the first quarter. After going 47 yards on a shovel pass, Pollard fed from 1 yard to give Dallas a 14-3 lead with 19 seconds left.
LEAD CUT BENGALS
The Bengals responded to the Cowboys’ scoring campaign with one of their own. A Micah Parsons sack, his third of the year, helped halt the Bengals’ push. Evan McPherson had a 43-yard field goal to make it 7-3 with 3:05 left in the first quarter.
COWBOYS STRIKE FIRST
After converting a 4-and-2 of their own 44, the Cowboys came first on the board as Cooper Rush found Noah Brown for a 9-yard touchdown pass with 8:35 left in the first quarter.
This story was originally published September 18, 2022 3:22 p.m.