ARLINGTON (AP) – Dak Prescott threw four touchdown passes, Ezekiel Elliott got his first game with more than 100 rushing yards of the season against the best defense in the NFL, and the Dallas Cowboys defeated 36-28 on Sunday night. the Carolinians, who suffered their first loss of 2021.
Elliott finished with 143 yards and a score on 20 carries for the Cowboys (3-1), who finished the afternoon with 245 rushing yards. Carolina had allowed just 135 yards in the first three games of the season.
In Carolina’s first game (3-1) without star running back Christian McCaffrey, Sam Darnold scored twice with carries and became the first quarterback in NFL history with five rushing touchdowns in the first four games of the season. .
Trevon Diggs had two interceptions to reach five on the season, and he became the first Cowboys player with an interception in the first four games of the season since the 1970 merger.