In the words of WWE’s announcer Hall of Fame member Jim Ross “Business is about to pick up”. The Cowboys rally in overtime after giving up a 10 point lead to the Steelers to win on a Dan Bailey field goal 27-24.
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo continues to carry the Dallas offense on his back, Romo was 30 of 42 for 341 yards passing with two 2 touchdowns and no interceptions for a 111.3 QB rating. Wide receiver Dez Bryant whose playing status was in question earlier in the week chipped in with four receptions for 59 yards and 1 touchdown.
The Dallas Cowboys (8-6) are now in a three-way tie for first place in the NFC East,the Cowboys have the tiebreaker over the Giants because they have a better division record. Washington Redskins are currently in first place because it owns the tiebreaker over the Dallas Cowboys since the Redskins won 38-31 on Thanksgiving Day at Cowboys Stadium.
Next up for the Cowboys will be the New Orleans Saints (5-8) looking to derail the Cowboys playoff hopes. If the Dallas Cowboys win the remaining two games they will win the NFC East and host a playoff game at Cowboys Stadium.
Tony Romo surpassed 4,000 passing yards in a season for the fourth time in his career.
Miles Austin: 7 receptions for 79 yards
Dwayne Harris: 4 receptions for 46 yards
James Hanna: 2 receptions for 45 yards
Jason Witten: 5 receptions for 43 yards and one touchdown
DeMarco Murray: 14 carries for 81 yards and a touchdown, 4 receptions for 31 yards