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Raiders edge Cowboys on OT field goal in Thanksgiving thriller

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2021-11-26 01:54:00 GMT+00:00 – Daniel Carlson kicked a 29-yard field with 4:28 left in time beyond regulation and the Las Vegas Raiders ended a three-game shedding streak with a 36-33 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday at Arlington, Texas.

Carlson booted 5 field targets and Derek Carr accomplished 24 of 39 passes for 373 yards and one landing as Las Vegas (6-5) nabbed the essential win.

Josh Jacobs (87 dashing yards) and Marcus Mariota ran for touchdowns, DeSean Jackson (102 yards) caught a TD and Hunter Renfrow established profession highs of eight receptions and 134 yards.

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Dak Prescott accomplished 32 of 47 passes for 375 yards and two touchdowns for the Cowboys (7-4), who’ve misplaced three of their final 4 video games. Ezekiel Elliott rushed for a rating, Dalton Schultz and Sean McKeon had landing receptions and Tony Pollard returned a kickoff for a rating for Dallas.

Carlson kicked a career-long 56-yard field goal to present the Raiders a 33-30 lead with 1:52 remaining in regulation earlier than Greg Zuerlein booted a tying 45-yard field goal for Dallas with 19 seconds to play.

Earlier, the Cowboys knotted the rating at 30 when Prescott threw a 32-yard scoring move to Schultz and the identical duo mixed for the two-point conversion with 2:54 remaining.

Dallas performed with out receivers Amari Cooper (COVID-19) and CeeDee Lamb (concussion). But Michael Gallup (5 catches, 106 yards) and Cedrick Wilson (seven receptions, 104 yards) stepped up in their absences.

The Raiders misplaced standout tight finish Darren Waller (knee) early in the second quarter.

Las Vegas outgained Dallas 509 to 437 in a recreation that featured 28 penalties for 276 yards. Both groups have been flagged 14 occasions with the Cowboys dinged for 166 yards and the Raiders for 110.

Mariota, the Raiders’ backup quarterback, scored on a 3-yard run to present Las Vegas a 24-13 lead with 7:13 remaining in the third quarter.

Pollard returned the following kickoff 100 yards for a landing, however the two-point conversion run failed to depart Dallas trailing by 5.

Carlson kicked a 46-yard field goal to present Las Vegas a 27-19 lead with 3:28 left in the third. Zuerlein was profitable from 29 yards to maneuver Dallas again inside 5 with 12 minutes remaining in the competition.

Carlson kicked a 30-yard field goal with 8:21 left to make it 30-22.

The Raiders took the early lead when Carr teamed with Jackson on a 56-yard scoring play. Dallas answered on the following possession with Prescott’s 10-yard landing move to McKeon. Zuerlein was large left with the additional level.

Las Vegas led 14-6 on Jacobs’ 1-yard scoring run with 1:33 left in the quarter. Carlson kicked a 22-yard field goal to present the Raiders an 11-point benefit with 8:46 left in the half earlier than Elliott scored from the 1 to carry Dallas inside 17-13 with 25 seconds left in the half.

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Nov 25, 2021; Arlington, Texas, USA; Las Vegas Raiders kicker Daniel Carlson (2) kicks the game winning field goal in overtime against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

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