The Dallas Cowboys fell to 6-3 on the season following a 31-28 overtime loss to the Green Bay Packers.

The Cowboys carried a 28-14 lead into the fourth quarter. Their supposedly elite defense squandered away that lead and then Head Coach Mike McCarthy didn’t help his cause by turning down the opportunity to kick a go-ahead field goal in overtime.

The Cowboys went for it on 4th-and-3 as a Dak Prescott pass to Tony Pollard fell incomplete. The Packers got the ball and drove it down the field and Mason Crosby kicked a game winning 28-yard field goal.

Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys. Photo courtsey of Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images

Following the game, ex-Cowboys WR Dez Bryant took to Twitter and went off on Mike McCarthy’s decision.

“WHY WE DID NOT KICK THE DAMN FIELD GOAL… this is not real life,” Bryant tweeted.

The loss puts the Cowboys in third place in the top heavy NFC East.

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