Malcolm Brown set a career-high rushing for 79 yards with two touchdowns, Jared Goff had 275 yards passing, and the Los Angeles Rams inaugurate the new SoFi Stadium with a 20-17 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Robert Woods finished with six receptions for 105 yards to help the Rams move to 4-0 in the first game of the season under Sean McVay and ruin the debut of Mike McCarthy, Dallas’s new coach in a game. decade.
Ezekiel Elliot rushed for 96 yards and a touchdown and had another touchdown reception, but the Cowboys began a campaign of high expectations with the loss of three starters due to injury in the first half and unable to make a comeback in a fourth period in which neither team scored points.
Dak Prescott passed for 266 yards and a touchdown, but Dallas had just three points in his six second-half offenses. Michael Gallup had a long reception that would have put Dallas in position to score a field goal with 21 seconds left, but he was punished with offensive pass interference for his contact on Jalen Ramsey.