Dak Prescott and the Cowboys have the Eagles to thank for a third touchdown on Sunday.
The Cowboys played Philly Special Lukalik to touchdown in the final minute of the first half against the Giants on Week 5. Receiver Cedric Wilson before passing the pass to Prescott, who slammed into the side. Prescott put it back and took final steps to get an 11-yard receiving touchdown. Entering Week 5, Prescott made headlines due to its record passing speed.
It was the first acquisition of Prescott’s career, and the first to receive a TD by a Dallas quarterback since Danny White in 1985. Wills never attempted a pass in the NFL, although he was a 4-for-1 for 1,130 yards at Boys State. And a touchdown.
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While the Eagles are not the only team to run this type of play, but during the Super Bowl 52, they played its most famous iteration to complete the touch from tight end Trey Burton to quarterback Nick Falls. They ran it from a 1-yard line. Della attempted the play with less than 25 seconds in the first half against the Giants at First-10-10 from the 11-yard line.
Prescott’s touchdown gave Dallas a 24-22 half-time lead over the Winless Giants, returning from an early 17-3 loss. The Cowboys, at 1-3- at, are in the direction of fixing the ship and taking control of the Putrid NFC East section. The loss of the Eagles in the window early Sunday puts them 1-3- 1-3-60, meaning the Dallas win leads the Cowboys to first place in the division.
This is only the 26th time he has touched a quarterback during the NFL’s regular season. According to the pro footbal .l reference. Former Cowboys QB White and Jim McMahon are the only two passers-by who have caught the two.
“Dallas Special” was not the first trick play attempted during the half before Sunday’s high scoring. The Giants made their initial touchdown with a rush through Evan Engram.
After Angram’s run, he had one more trick-play touchdown when he scored a Giants fake field goal, which resulted in a huge open Ingram. The play was brought back due to a penalty, however. The Giants also operated a fly-flicker pass in the first half, although a lack of security forced Daniel Jones to roll out before finding Darius Slaton off the coast.
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