Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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--WASHINGTON ENDS COWBOYS' 6-GAME STREAK, 20-17 IN OVERTIME

Colt McCoy directed Washington to a 20-17 overtime win against Dallas, ending the Cowboys' six-game winning streak.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/ea01c7b0a95f49268ad55603b5de65bd/redskins-lead-cowboys-3-0-after-1st-quarter

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--NO WILD CELEBRATIONS AS RANGERS RALLY FOR 5-4 WIN

The New York Rangers stormed back from a three-goal deficit by scoring five times in the third period to stun the Minnesota Wild 5-4.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/1bdbbe34ea3e431fb9030abe48c8e6a5/rangers-score-5-3rd-rally-beat-wild-5-4

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--TENNIS DADS, DJOKOVIC AND FEDERER TARGET NO. 1

Amid the joy of becoming a father, Novak Djokovic has to turn his attention back to tennis quickly as he tries to fend off Roger Federer for the year-end No. 1 ranking.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/53aeb4992bf64f96adff26eeb321a5ac/djokovic-vies-hold-federer-no-1

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--GIANTS, ROYALS READY FOR WILD WORLD SERIES FINISH

In a postseason full of stars and surprises, the Giants and Royals are set for wild World Series finish.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/520d16fb49564a069abb93d70e8b8c16/giants-royals-ready-wild-world-series-finish

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--SHARED BELIEF IS EARLY FAVORITE FOR BREEDERS' CUP CLASSIC

Undefeated Shared Belief is the early 9-5 favorite in a field of 14 for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, a race featuring a strong contingent of seven 3-year-olds taking on older foes.

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/1190001aeb724b23ac69ed8a33819d4a/american-pharoah-leads-juvenile-breeders-cup