It was anything but an inspiring performance on Turkey Day for the Dallas Cowboys, who lost Tony Romo for the season in a 33-14 loss to the surging Panthers.
Once again, let’s attempt to find players that stood out –
Offensive Player of the Week: Cole Beasley
In what was an awful showing from the entire offense, Cole Beasley was the only Cowboy to find the end zone. Thus, he is our offensive player of the week. Moving on…
Defensive Players of the Week: Rolando McClain & Sean Lee
McClain and Lee have been playing in sync the last two weeks, and this was on full display against the Panthers. The two combined for 23 tackles, with McClain recording three behind the line of scrimmage.
A team’s linebackers are so important when it comes to shutting down the read option, which these two did against Cam Newton and Jonathan Stewart.