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SEA 23, DAL 15: Cowboys Self-Sabotaging Continues in First Half

While it's hardly on the same level as last week's game against the Falcons, the are still making costly mistakes and digging themselves into a hole. They're now down 23-15 at halftime in their Week 3 matchup with the .

threw his first interception of 2020 on the final drive of the half, trying to force a ball to while hoping to get into scoring range. The turnover gave Seattle field position and eventually found for a touchdown before the teams went back to their locker rooms.

One of the worst sequences occurred early in the game following the Seahawks' first touchdown.  muffed the kickoff and recovered it at the 1-yard line. This led to a as lost his footing and was touched before getting back over the goal line.

Last week's hero has missed two extra points, one of which was blocked, to add to the Cowboys' woes.

Seattle's lead should be bigger than it is.  At the end of the 1st quarter, D.K. Metcalf was about to walk into the endzone on a 62-yard bomb. However, he got sloppy with the ball and CB came in from behind and poked it out just before he broke the plane. The ball went out of the back of the endzone for the turnover.

Diggs' play was one of the few highlights for the Cowboys . has been bright spot with two and other pressure on Wilson, but otherwise Seattle has been doing mostly what it wants on .

Keeping Dallas in the game so far is 181 passing yards from Prescott, which includes a 40-yard touchdown to . They will need more consistent offense though, and way fewer mistakes, if they want to turn things around in the second half.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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