McCann defensive player of the week

In only his second NFL game, McCann intercepted his first career pass, one that he returned for a club-record 101 yards for his first career touchdown.

He also added five tackles, one tackle for a five-yard loss and one pass breakup as he filled in at corner with injuries to both starters.

McCann's 101-yard return tied Amos Marsh (101-yard kickoff return vs. Philadelphia, 10/14/62) and Ike Thomas (101-yard kickoff return vs. N.Y. Jets, 12/4/71) for the second-longest play in club history. The longest belongs to Alexander Wright (102-yard kickoff return vs. Atlanta, 12/22/91). McCann's return tied Thomas' for the longest play by a Dallas rookie. With his 101-yard return, McCann became just the second rookie in the Super Bowl era with a 100-yard interception return for a touchdown. The other was Detroit's Louis Delmas, who had a 101-yard return last season (12/20/09).

This is his first award and the second NFC Defensive Player of the Week awarded to a Cowboy this season - DeMarcus Ware, Week Three.

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