Dallas Falls to Miami 17-3 in Final NFL Preseason Game
Very few starters played in the NFL Preseason finale for both Miami and Dallas Thursday night, Dolphins had the upper hand at home by beating the Dallas Cowboys 17-3. The two teams had 52 inactive players for this game, hoping to avoid injury.
Larry Johnson scored on a 22-yard touchdown run for Miami, and backup quarterback Matt Moore threw for another score.
Dallas third-string quarterback Stephen McGee went 21 for 25 for 233 yards but couldn't get his team into the end zone. The Cowboys' only points came on a 20-yard field goal by David Buehler. Dallas kickers combined to miss three field goals.
Dallas opens the season Sunday, September 11 at New York Jets on NBC Sunday Night Football.