Redskins and Cowboys Score 17 Points In Final 74 Seconds of MNF (Videos + Twitter Reaction)

Dan Bailey Game-Winning FG

The first 58 minutes of this week’s Monday Night Football match-up between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins was a snooze-fest, with a total of zero touchdowns and 18 points scored during this offensive struggle.

As for the last two minutes, it was absolute dynamite.

First, with just 1:14 remaining in the fourth quarter, the Cowboys turned this DeSean Jackson punt return fumble into a Darren McFadden 6-yard rushing touchdown:

Then, with 44 seconds remaining, DeSean Jackson made up for his costly fumble by hauling in a 28-yard touchdown pass from Kirk Cousins to tie the game at 16-16:

But there was still enough time on the clock for Matt Cassel to lead his Cowboys down the field and set up this Dan Bailey 54-yard game-winning field-goal:

Here’s one more look at that crazy MNF scoring recap (via ESPN):

Cowboys Redskins Boxscore

That final two minutes sure seemed to wake up everyone on social media:

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