The Cowboys squared off against the Redskins on Thursday for the 114th time in franchise history. The Cowboys held a 6-1 record over the Redskins on Thanksgiving Day games entering Thursday's matchup and continued that winning tradition with a 31-26 victory.
Any time these NFC East rivals face off it's sure to bring a lot of social buzz, but add in the fact that this game was nationally televised on Thanksgiving and you have a social media explosion. The Cowboys-Redskins game was trending on Facebook and Twitter with over a million people discussing it on each.
Here are some of the highlights:
The NBA was very vocal in its support of the Cowboys, with some of its biggest stars attending the game:
Avid Cowboys fan LeBron James liked what he saw:
And so did the Memphis Grizzlies:
FC Dallas showed their pride in their fellow Dallas professional franchise:
And Jacob Tamme, tight end for the Atlanta Falcons, shared his wife's thoughts on the game:
Here's what celebrities had to say:
And finally here's what the team, who has now won 10 straight, had to say: