The Dallas Cowboys are back in the playoffs! And, after winning against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are now closer to the Super Bowl! The win over Tampa gave the Dallas Cowboys its first playoff road win since the 1992 NFC Championship Game. Wait, who did the Cowboys play in the 1992 NFC Championship Game..yes the San Francisco 49ers. And, that's who we play NEXT! Here are 5 STATS you need to know before the game!

#1 • DALLAS COWBOYS LEAD THE SERIES 5-3!

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The Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers have met 8 times in the PLAYOFFS and the Cowboys have won more! Dallas will play San Francisco in the postseason for the ninth time on Sunday, tied with the LA Rams for the most playoff games against a single opponent in Cowboys history.

Postseason Series Record: Dallas leads the series 5-3 The last meeting in the Playoffs: San Francisco 23, @ Dallas 17, Jan. 16, 2022 (Wild Card Game)

 

#2 • DALLAS HAS WON MORE GAMES IN SAN FRANCISCO ON THE ROAD!

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Dallas is 3-2 on the road in the playoffs against San Francisco.

 

#3 • DALLAS HAS WON 36 PLAYOFF GAMES! 

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Dallas has an all-time playoff record of 36-29. Its 36 postseason wins are tied with Pittsburgh and Green Bay for second all-time, trailing only New England’s 37 playoff wins.

 

#4 • DAX HAS A UNIQUE RECORD IN THE PLAYOFFS! 

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Dak Prescott has recorded passing and rushing

touchdowns in four consecutive postseason games, the only player in NFL history with a rushing score and passing score in four straight 4 postseason contests.

 

#5 • DALLAS CAN TIE FOR THE MOST PLAYOFF WINS WITH A WIN ON SUNDAY!

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With a win on Sunday, Dallas would tie New England (37) for the most playoff wins in NFL history.

GO, Cowboys! Who's ready for the GAME this Sunday?

NFL Playoffs NFC Divisional Round - Sunday, January 22, 2023 Dallas Cowboys at San Francisco 49ers Levi’s Stadium - Santa Clara, Calif. - 5:30 p.m. (cst)

 

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