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Cowboys offseason countdown: 99 facts until the regular season (Day 76)

We are at day 76 of our 99 day countdown until the regular season. Here is your daily fact associated with number 76.

The 1999 season opener provided an exciting mix of points, entertainment, and suspense, culminating in Rocket Ismail’s game-winning 76-yard touchdown catch from Troy Aikman.


The Cowboys started the season in Washington and faced a tough situation. Washington was leading 35-14 in the fourth quarter, seemingly on their way to a big win. However, the historical Cowboys Triplets did what they do best.